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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 94 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 85 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.30% 2.33% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.94% 8.90% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 73 66 61
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
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 831 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.99% 26.13% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 869 676 925
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 41 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Nottinghamshire -3 28 £42,000 -5.61% 2
Leicestershire -17 14 £26,500 -37.64% 2
Lincolnshire +13 3 £25,000 +2.04% 3
Derbyshire -23 1 - -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 132 (86.84%) Windows
3 107 (70.39%) Microsoft
4 89 (58.55%) Active Directory
5 88 (57.89%) VMware
6 86 (56.58%) MCITP
7 68 (44.74%) ITIL
8 64 (42.11%) MS Exchange
9 62 (40.79%) Hyper-V
10 56 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 55 (36.18%) MCSA
12 50 (32.89%) MS Excel
12 50 (32.89%) TCP/IP
13 48 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 48 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 45 (29.61%) DNS
14 45 (29.61%) MCP
15 44 (28.95%) DHCP
15 44 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
16 43 (28.29%) Cisco Certification
17 42 (27.63%) CCNA
18 39 (25.66%) Windows 7
19 37 (24.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 36 (23.68%) Cisco
21 32 (21.05%) MCTS
22 31 (20.39%) Citrix
22 31 (20.39%) Exchange Server 2010
23 24 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
23 24 (15.79%) SQL
23 24 (15.79%) SQL Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 64 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 31 (20.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (12.50%) Lync
5 17 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 10 (6.58%) IIS
8 8 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.66%) SAS
11 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (32.89%) TCP/IP
2 45 (29.61%) DNS
3 44 (28.95%) DHCP
4 19 (12.50%) Firewall
4 19 (12.50%) VLAN
5 16 (10.53%) WAN
6 15 (9.87%) Internet
7 14 (9.21%) VPN
7 14 (9.21%) VoIP
8 13 (8.55%) RTP
8 13 (8.55%) H.323
8 13 (8.55%) Wireshark
9 10 (6.58%) SMTP
10 9 (5.92%) SAN
11 8 (5.26%) BGP
11 8 (5.26%) LDAP
12 7 (4.61%) SSL
13 5 (3.29%) NetScaler
14 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
14 2 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Selenium
1 5 (3.29%) FogBugz
2 1 (0.66%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (8.55%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.24%) Retail
3 9 (5.92%) Legal
4 6 (3.95%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.63%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) Finance
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (17.76%) Consultant
2 25 (16.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (11.18%) Analyst
4 16 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 15 (9.87%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 14 (9.21%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 11 (7.24%) Exchange Specialist
9 10 (6.58%) Network Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Consultant
9 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (6.58%) Network Manager
10 8 (5.26%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (4.61%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Support Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Technical Specialist
12 6 (3.95%) SQL DBA
12 6 (3.95%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.63%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Clustering
2 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.29%) Open Source
4 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.97%) Replication
4 3 (1.97%) Kindle
5 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.66%) EPoS
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) FMCG
6 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.66%) Social Media
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 132 (86.84%) Windows
2 56 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 48 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (25.66%) Windows 7
6 18 (11.84%) Windows XP
7 14 (9.21%) Linux
7 14 (9.21%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.24%) UNIX
9 10 (6.58%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.97%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.97%) CentOS
11 1 (0.66%) Solaris
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.74%) ITIL
2 14 (9.21%) Service Delivery
3 9 (5.92%) ITIL V3
4 8 (5.26%) Migration
5 7 (4.61%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (3.95%) High Availability
6 6 (3.95%) Scrum
6 6 (3.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.29%) RAD
7 5 (3.29%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (3.29%) Software Testing
7 5 (3.29%) Automation Testing
8 4 (2.63%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (1.97%) Workflow
9 3 (1.97%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.32%) Data Protection
10 2 (1.32%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.79%) SQL
2 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.66%) VBScript
3 1 (0.66%) VB
3 1 (0.66%) Java
3 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 152 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (56.58%) MCITP
3 55 (36.18%) MCSA
4 45 (29.61%) MCP
5 43 (28.29%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (27.63%) CCNA
7 37 (24.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (21.05%) MCTS
9 18 (11.84%) Degree
10 17 (11.18%) CCA
10 17 (11.18%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (7.89%) SC Cleared
11 12 (7.89%) Security Cleared
11 12 (7.89%) CCEE
12 9 (5.92%) CCNP
13 7 (4.61%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (3.95%) MCSM
14 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 6 (3.95%) VCAP
14 6 (3.95%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.47%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) QA
3 3 (1.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (58.55%) Active Directory
2 62 (40.79%) Hyper-V
3 48 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 11 (7.24%) vSphere
6 8 (5.26%) XenApp
7 6 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.63%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.63%) NFS
9 3 (1.97%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.32%) UAG
11 1 (0.66%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (5.92%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.26%) SCCM
3 7 (4.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.95%) SCOM
5 3 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.97%) WSUS
5 3 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.97%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.32%) MOM
7 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.66%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 107 (70.39%) Microsoft
2 88 (57.89%) VMware
3 36 (23.68%) Cisco
4 31 (20.39%) Citrix
5 13 (8.55%) Avaya
6 11 (7.24%) NetApp
7 9 (5.92%) Symantec
8 5 (3.29%) HP
8 5 (3.29%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.63%) Altiris
9 4 (2.63%) Dell
10 3 (1.97%) Veeam
10 3 (1.97%) AppSense
11 2 (1.32%) Remedy
11 2 (1.32%) Juniper
12 1 (0.66%) Sun
12 1 (0.66%) Cognos
12 1 (0.66%) SAP
12 1 (0.66%) Apple
12 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Paension, Private Healthcare.
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham
Salary: Competitive subject to experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Topps Tiles
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum plus company bonus and pension scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
Lincoln
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago