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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 70 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.01% 4.21% 8.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.79% 14.20% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 47
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
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
211 162 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 26.61% 29.67% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 178 129 186
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Coventry

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (44.44%) vSphere
7 8 (44.44%) MCSA
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Symantec
8 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
8 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
8 7 (38.89%) XenApp
8 7 (38.89%) MCITP
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (33.33%) CCNA
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco
10 5 (27.78%) Line Management
11 4 (22.22%) Lync
11 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (22.22%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Lync
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) PABX
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (44.44%) MCSA
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (16.67%) MCP
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (11.11%) MCDST
8 1 (5.56%) CCDP
8 1 (5.56%) CCA
8 1 (5.56%) CCNP
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 7 (38.89%) XenApp
4 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
1 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
2 3 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (16.67%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) Symantec
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) NetApp
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 1 (5.56%) Dell
8 1 (5.56%) EMC
8 1 (5.56%) Sophos