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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 137 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 39 73 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.06% 1.97% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.01% 7.14% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 65 56
Average salary £36,750 £41,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.97% +11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
973 1022 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.40% 27.57% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 740 853 660
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Derbyshire +14 17 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 12 £36,250 -13.69% 1
Leicestershire +15 10 £28,000 +2.75% 1
Northamptonshire -31 6 £35,500 -14.45% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (64.94%) Windows
3 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 43 (55.84%) Active Directory
5 42 (54.55%) VMware
6 30 (38.96%) ITIL
6 30 (38.96%) MCP
7 28 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 26 (33.77%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (33.77%) Firewall
9 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (29.87%) Cisco
11 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 22 (28.57%) CCNA
12 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
13 19 (24.68%) WAN
13 19 (24.68%) MCSA
13 19 (24.68%) MS Office
13 19 (24.68%) SAN
14 18 (23.38%) Hyper-V
14 18 (23.38%) MCITP
15 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (22.08%) SQL
15 17 (22.08%) LAN
16 16 (20.78%) HP
16 16 (20.78%) Degree
17 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (19.48%) Citrix
18 14 (18.18%) ITIL Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 28 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (15.58%) IIS
4 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) Lync
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.90%) CMS
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (24.68%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) Firewall
2 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
3 19 (24.68%) WAN
3 19 (24.68%) SAN
4 17 (22.08%) LAN
5 13 (16.88%) DNS
6 12 (15.58%) DHCP
7 8 (10.39%) Network Security
8 7 (9.09%) VPN
9 6 (7.79%) Wireless
10 5 (6.49%) MPLS
11 3 (3.90%) VoIP
12 2 (2.60%) PBX
12 2 (2.60%) PSTN
12 2 (2.60%) VLAN
12 2 (2.60%) DMZ
12 2 (2.60%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (2.60%) Skype
13 1 (1.30%) Internet
13 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Law
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Local Government
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Analyst
1 15 (19.48%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Desktop Support
4 8 (10.39%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Service Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.19%) Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Clustering
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.49%) iPhone
6 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.30%) iSeries
7 1 (1.30%) SystemC
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.58%) Windows 7
4 12 (15.58%) Linux
5 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.79%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.19%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.19%) UNIX
7 4 (5.19%) Android
8 3 (3.90%) AIX
9 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Change Management
3 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (7.79%) Service Management
5 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.49%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.19%) Migration
6 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.19%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.90%) Line Management
7 3 (3.90%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.60%) Project Management
8 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (38.96%) MCP
3 26 (33.77%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (28.57%) CCNA
5 19 (24.68%) MCSA
6 18 (23.38%) MCITP
7 16 (20.78%) Degree
8 14 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (15.58%) MCTS
10 9 (11.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (7.79%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (6.49%) CCNP
12 5 (6.49%) VCP5
12 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
12 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
13 4 (5.19%) CCEA
13 4 (5.19%) MCDST
13 4 (5.19%) CNE
13 4 (5.19%) Novell Certification
14 3 (3.90%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.69%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (55.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.38%) Hyper-V
3 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.39%) vSphere
5 5 (6.49%) XenApp
6 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.30%) XenServer
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) SCCM
2 3 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.60%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) WSUS
4 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 42 (54.55%) VMware
3 23 (29.87%) Cisco
4 16 (20.78%) HP
5 15 (19.48%) Citrix
6 11 (14.29%) Dell
7 9 (11.69%) IBM
8 8 (10.39%) EMC
9 6 (7.79%) Symantec
9 6 (7.79%) LANDesk
10 5 (6.49%) Apple
11 4 (5.19%) Remedy
11 4 (5.19%) MobileIron
11 4 (5.19%) Sophos
12 3 (3.90%) Veeam
12 3 (3.90%) Novell
13 2 (2.60%) Avaya
13 2 (2.60%) Oracle
13 2 (2.60%) Altiris
13 2 (2.60%) Computacenter
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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