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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 58 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.99% 4.53% 3.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 15.44% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 16
Average salary £34,500 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.59% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £36,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
128 149 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.26% 29.33% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 115 135 152
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Coventry

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 48 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (83.33%) Windows
3 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
4 32 (66.67%) Cisco
5 28 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (43.75%) ITIL
6 21 (43.75%) MCP
7 20 (41.67%) VMware
7 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (39.58%) Firewall
8 19 (39.58%) CCNA
8 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (35.42%) Citrix
9 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
9 17 (35.42%) Mitel
10 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 14 (29.17%) XenDesktop
11 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (29.17%) Nortel
12 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
12 13 (27.08%) iSCSI
12 13 (27.08%) vSphere
12 13 (27.08%) Fibre Channel
13 12 (25.00%) XenApp
13 12 (25.00%) NetScaler
13 12 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (25.00%) NetApp
13 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 12 (25.00%) HP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Lync
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (16.67%) IIS
4 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
3 13 (27.08%) iSCSI
3 13 (27.08%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 10 (20.83%) NAS
5 10 (20.83%) Unified Communications
6 9 (18.75%) VoIP
7 7 (14.58%) WAN
7 7 (14.58%) LAN
8 6 (12.50%) SAN
8 6 (12.50%) Symposium
8 6 (12.50%) Nortel Meridian
9 5 (10.42%) Internet
9 5 (10.42%) DNS
10 3 (6.25%) VPN
11 2 (4.17%) Network Security
12 1 (2.08%) MPLS
12 1 (2.08%) SMTP
12 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.08%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
1 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Support Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) IT Support
3 9 (18.75%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (16.67%) Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Implementation Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Telecoms Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.08%) COM
2 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Clustering
2 8 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 8 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.83%) Project Planning
4 9 (18.75%) Service Management
5 8 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
8 1 (2.08%) Workflow Management
8 1 (2.08%) Security Management
8 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) VBScript
3 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (43.75%) MCP
3 19 (39.58%) CCNA
3 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (22.92%) MCITP
5 11 (22.92%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (20.83%) CCA
7 8 (16.67%) Degree
8 6 (12.50%) NCDA
8 6 (12.50%) MCSA
9 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.17%) MCTS
10 1 (2.08%) CCEE
10 1 (2.08%) CCAA
10 1 (2.08%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (29.17%) XenDesktop
2 13 (27.08%) vSphere
3 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.00%) XenApp
4 11 (22.92%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
6 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.42%) SCCM
3 4 (8.33%) SCOM
4 2 (4.17%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.17%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.08%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco
3 20 (41.67%) VMware
4 17 (35.42%) Mitel
4 17 (35.42%) Citrix
5 14 (29.17%) Nortel
6 12 (25.00%) NetApp
6 12 (25.00%) HP
7 10 (20.83%) EMC
7 10 (20.83%) IBM
8 9 (18.75%) Siemens
9 8 (16.67%) Avaya
9 8 (16.67%) Dialogic
10 4 (8.33%) Symantec
11 2 (4.17%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.17%) Veeam
11 2 (4.17%) Juniper
11 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.08%) Nimsoft
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