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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 109 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.95% 1.19% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.85% 3.45% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 47
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
842 783 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.39% 34.63% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 601 640 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -7 22 £34,000 +4.61% 5
Huntingdon - 7 £47,500 - 2
Peterborough +5 6 £47,500 +35.71%
Ely - 6 £47,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
3 19 (42.22%) Windows
4 17 (37.78%) ITIL
5 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 15 (33.33%) VMware
6 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
6 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
7 13 (28.89%) SQL
7 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
7 13 (28.89%) CCNA
7 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (26.67%) MCITP
9 11 (24.44%) MCP
9 11 (24.44%) Migration
9 11 (24.44%) Degree
10 10 (22.22%) ERP
10 10 (22.22%) VLAN
10 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) MCSA
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (17.78%) Database Security
12 7 (15.56%) Citrix
13 6 (13.33%) MS Office
13 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
13 6 (13.33%) Cisco
13 6 (13.33%) MCTS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) Lync
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) VLAN
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) VoIP
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) IPv4
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) DTS
5 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.67%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 8 (17.78%) SQL DBA
2 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) DBA
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Server Support
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support
7 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.67%) Replication
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
1 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (2.22%) Debian
7 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Migration
3 10 (22.22%) ERP
4 8 (17.78%) Database Security
5 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (13.33%) Database Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) ETL
7 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.22%) Time Management
9 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.22%) CRM
9 1 (2.22%) Data Security
9 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.44%) VB
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (28.89%) CCNA
2 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (26.67%) MCITP
4 11 (24.44%) Degree
4 11 (24.44%) MCP
5 8 (17.78%) MCSA
6 6 (13.33%) MCTS
7 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) VCDX
7 3 (6.67%) NCDA
7 3 (6.67%) NCIE
7 3 (6.67%) VCAP
7 3 (6.67%) VTSP
8 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
8 2 (4.44%) MOS
8 2 (4.44%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) XenApp
6 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (15.56%) Citrix
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle
7 2 (4.44%) Apple
7 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.44%) Symantec
7 2 (4.44%) Remedy
7 2 (4.44%) Nokia
7 2 (4.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Veritas
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) Red Gate
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