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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.66% 4.96% 6.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.73% 16.11% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 44
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
MCSE
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
183 180 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.05% 30.77% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 153 136 165
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MCSE
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Coventry

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) XenApp
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (40.00%) MCITP
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) MCDST
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (40.00%) MCITP
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (20.00%) MCDST
6 1 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CCDP
6 1 (10.00%) CCA
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos