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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 116 111 135
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 2.40% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 16
Average salary £27,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.02% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
767 749 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.42% 36.24% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 568 613 782
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 12 £27,000 -27.02% 2
Huntingdon +1 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 21 (77.78%) VMware
5 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 16 (59.26%) MCITP
7 15 (55.56%) MCSA
8 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
8 12 (44.44%) Citrix
9 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
10 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
10 10 (37.04%) MCDST
10 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
10 10 (37.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco
12 7 (25.93%) SQL
13 5 (18.52%) Linux
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL
13 5 (18.52%) MCP
13 5 (18.52%) Symantec
13 5 (18.52%) SAN
14 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (14.81%) VLAN
14 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
14 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Lync
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) VoIP
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) IPv4
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) DMZ
5 1 (3.70%) Intranet
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.70%) Debian
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) ERP
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services Management
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (59.26%) MCITP
3 15 (55.56%) MCSA
4 10 (37.04%) MCDST
5 5 (18.52%) MCP
6 3 (11.11%) MCTS
6 3 (11.11%) MOS
6 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.11%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.70%) VCAP
7 1 (3.70%) VTSP
7 1 (3.70%) NCDA
7 1 (3.70%) NCIE
7 1 (3.70%) VCDX
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
2 2 (7.41%) SCSM
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Citrix
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Nokia
6 3 (11.11%) Apple
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
7 2 (7.41%) Websense
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) FalconStor
8 1 (3.70%) Dell KACE
8 1 (3.70%) AppSense
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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