The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 122 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.48% 1.22% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 3.31% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 20
Average salary £27,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -1.42%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
MCSE
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
739 876 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.53% 36.85% 35.46%
Number of salaries quoted 613 718 782
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cambridgeshire region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 9 £27,000 -27.02% 5
Huntingdon +2 1 £41,000 +9.33%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) VMware
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
4 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
5 15 (71.43%) MCITP
6 13 (61.90%) Citrix
6 13 (61.90%) MCSA
6 13 (61.90%) SharePoint
6 13 (61.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (57.14%) Windows 8
7 12 (57.14%) MCDST
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) SAN
10 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco
11 4 (19.05%) WAN
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (14.29%) VLAN
12 3 (14.29%) SCCM
12 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
12 3 (14.29%) Web Services Management
12 3 (14.29%) MCP
12 3 (14.29%) IIS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (61.90%) SharePoint
1 13 (61.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 3 (14.29%) MPLS
3 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Graduate
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services Management
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (71.43%) MCITP
3 13 (61.90%) MCSA
4 12 (57.14%) MCDST
5 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) SCSM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Websense
6 1 (4.76%) AppSense
6 1 (4.76%) Dell KACE
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
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