The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 33 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.25% - 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.94% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.38% 18.31% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 42
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £25,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
Essex

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

MCSE
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Colchester

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) HPUX
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) RHCE
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Server Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Server Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) HPUX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) Fedora
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) RHCE
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCA
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) LANDesk
2 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix