The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 98 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 85 74 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.34% 2.32% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.94% 8.45% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76 67 61
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
MCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1071 876 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.48% 27.50% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 884 714 915
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCSE
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCSE Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MCSE
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

MCSE
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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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
Northamptonshire +6 49 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Nottinghamshire +4 24 £40,000 -10.11% 2
Leicestershire -16 10 £23,000 -48.88% 2
Lincolnshire +4 3 £25,000 -44.44% 2
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 133 (86.36%) Windows
3 107 (69.48%) Microsoft
4 92 (59.74%) MCITP
5 91 (59.09%) Active Directory
5 91 (59.09%) VMware
6 67 (43.51%) Hyper-V
7 66 (42.86%) ITIL
8 62 (40.26%) MS Exchange
9 55 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 55 (35.71%) MCSA
10 51 (33.12%) MS Excel
11 50 (32.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 50 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (31.82%) MCP
13 48 (31.17%) DHCP
14 46 (29.87%) Cisco Certification
15 45 (29.22%) CCNA
15 45 (29.22%) Windows 7
16 44 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
16 44 (28.57%) DNS
17 43 (27.92%) Windows Server 2012
18 38 (24.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 36 (23.38%) Cisco
20 34 (22.08%) MCTS
21 30 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
22 25 (16.23%) SLA
22 25 (16.23%) Citrix
23 24 (15.58%) SQL
23 24 (15.58%) VLAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 62 (40.26%) MS Exchange
2 30 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (11.69%) Lync
5 10 (6.49%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.19%) IIS
7 7 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (33.12%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 48 (31.17%) DHCP
3 44 (28.57%) DNS
4 24 (15.58%) VLAN
5 21 (13.64%) WAN
6 18 (11.69%) VoIP
6 18 (11.69%) VPN
7 17 (11.04%) Wireshark
7 17 (11.04%) RTP
7 17 (11.04%) H.323
8 15 (9.74%) Firewall
9 13 (8.44%) Internet
10 8 (5.19%) SAN
10 8 (5.19%) SMTP
11 7 (4.55%) SSL
11 7 (4.55%) LDAP
11 7 (4.55%) BGP
12 6 (3.90%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.30%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Selenium
1 9 (5.84%) FogBugz
2 1 (0.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 17 (11.04%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.44%) Legal
3 9 (5.84%) Retail
4 6 (3.90%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.60%) Law
6 2 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.30%) Finance
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (16.23%) Consultant
2 24 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (13.64%) Analyst
4 17 (11.04%) Team Leader
5 16 (10.39%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 11 (7.14%) Exchange Specialist
8 8 (5.19%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (5.19%) Network Manager
8 8 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.19%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Tester
9 7 (4.55%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Management Information System
1 9 (5.84%) Open Source
2 7 (4.55%) Clustering
3 3 (1.95%) Replication
3 3 (1.95%) Kindle
4 2 (1.30%) Social Media
5 1 (0.65%) EPoS
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) CCTV
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (86.36%) Windows
2 50 (32.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 45 (29.22%) Windows 7
4 44 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (27.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.04%) Windows XP
7 16 (10.39%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.84%) Linux
8 9 (5.84%) Windows Vista
9 7 (4.55%) UNIX
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.86%) ITIL
2 19 (12.34%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.49%) Scrum
4 9 (5.84%) RAD
4 9 (5.84%) Software Testing
4 9 (5.84%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (5.84%) Automation Testing
5 7 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 7 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (3.90%) High Availability
6 6 (3.90%) Migration
6 6 (3.90%) Configuration Management
7 3 (1.95%) Business Continuity
7 3 (1.95%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.30%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.30%) Workflow
8 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.58%) SQL
2 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.65%) Java
3 1 (0.65%) VBScript
3 1 (0.65%) VB
3 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (59.74%) MCITP
3 55 (35.71%) MCSA
4 49 (31.82%) MCP
5 46 (29.87%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (29.22%) CCNA
7 38 (24.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (22.08%) MCTS
9 22 (14.29%) Degree
10 20 (12.99%) CCA
10 20 (12.99%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (8.44%) CCEE
12 11 (7.14%) SC Cleared
12 11 (7.14%) Security Cleared
13 10 (6.49%) HND
14 9 (5.84%) ISTQB
15 8 (5.19%) CCNP
16 6 (3.90%) MCSM
16 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 5 (3.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.23%) SLA
2 9 (5.84%) QA
3 3 (1.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 91 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 67 (43.51%) Hyper-V
3 50 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (9.74%) XenDesktop
5 9 (5.84%) vSphere
6 7 (4.55%) XenApp
7 5 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.65%) NFS
9 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.25%) SCCM
3 4 (2.60%) SCOM
3 4 (2.60%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.30%) WSUS
4 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.65%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 107 (69.48%) Microsoft
2 91 (59.09%) VMware
3 36 (23.38%) Cisco
4 25 (16.23%) Citrix
5 17 (11.04%) Avaya
6 10 (6.49%) NetApp
7 7 (4.55%) Symantec
8 4 (2.60%) AppSense
8 4 (2.60%) HP
9 3 (1.95%) Dell
9 3 (1.95%) Altiris
9 3 (1.95%) Veeam
10 2 (1.30%) Remedy
10 2 (1.30%) Juniper
11 1 (0.65%) Sun
11 1 (0.65%) SAP
11 1 (0.65%) Apple
11 1 (0.65%) BT
11 1 (0.65%) Google
11 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 18-21 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Scunthorpe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Paension, Private Healthcare.
Posted: 27 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago