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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 135 100 104
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 42 79 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.15% 2.10% 2.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.86% 7.47% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 69 65
Average salary £36,250 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
1087 1058 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.81% 28.14% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 823 885 682
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 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 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 16 £60,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire -13 14 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Northamptonshire -25 9 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Leicestershire +1 7 £28,000 +21.73% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 83 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (65.06%) Microsoft
2 54 (65.06%) Windows
3 42 (50.60%) VMware
4 41 (49.40%) Active Directory
5 30 (36.14%) MCP
6 26 (31.33%) ITIL
7 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
7 25 (30.12%) Firewall
8 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (26.51%) Hyper-V
10 22 (26.51%) Cisco
10 22 (26.51%) MCSA
11 21 (25.30%) SAN
12 20 (24.10%) CCNA
13 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
13 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
13 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (21.69%) WAN
15 17 (20.48%) MS Office
15 17 (20.48%) Office 365
16 16 (19.28%) MCITP
16 16 (19.28%) LAN
16 16 (19.28%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (18.07%) Degree
18 14 (16.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (16.87%) SCCM
18 14 (16.87%) Citrix

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.46%) IIS
2 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.05%) Lync
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.41%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.12%) Firewall
2 21 (25.30%) SAN
3 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
4 18 (21.69%) WAN
5 16 (19.28%) LAN
6 11 (13.25%) DNS
7 10 (12.05%) DHCP
8 8 (9.64%) VPN
8 8 (9.64%) Network Security
9 5 (6.02%) Wireless
9 5 (6.02%) MPLS
10 4 (4.82%) Skype
11 3 (3.61%) Unified Communications
11 3 (3.61%) VoIP
12 2 (2.41%) DMZ
12 2 (2.41%) VLAN
12 2 (2.41%) PBX
12 2 (2.41%) PSTN
12 2 (2.41%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Law
3 5 (6.02%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Local Government
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (18.07%) Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.43%) Consultant
5 7 (8.43%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Desktop Support
6 6 (7.23%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Service Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.82%) Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Clustering
1 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.82%) iPhone
5 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) iSeries
6 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.20%) SystemC
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (65.06%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.66%) Linux
5 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.23%) UNIX
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.61%) AIX
8 3 (3.61%) Android
8 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Change Management
3 8 (9.64%) Incident Management
3 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.23%) Service Management
4 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.02%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.02%) Supplier Management
5 5 (6.02%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.82%) Migration
6 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.61%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.41%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (36.14%) MCP
3 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (26.51%) MCSA
5 20 (24.10%) CCNA
6 16 (19.28%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (19.28%) MCITP
7 15 (18.07%) Degree
8 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
8 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
9 10 (12.05%) MCTS
10 9 (10.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (7.23%) MCDST
11 6 (7.23%) CNE
11 6 (7.23%) Novell Certification
11 6 (7.23%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (6.02%) CCNP
12 5 (6.02%) CNA
12 5 (6.02%) VCP5
13 4 (4.82%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.43%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (49.40%) Active Directory
2 22 (26.51%) Hyper-V
3 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.64%) vSphere
5 4 (4.82%) XenApp
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.20%) XenServer
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) SCCM
2 5 (6.02%) SCOM
2 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.20%) WSUS
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (65.06%) Microsoft
2 42 (50.60%) VMware
3 22 (26.51%) Cisco
4 14 (16.87%) HP
4 14 (16.87%) Citrix
5 12 (14.46%) Dell
6 8 (9.64%) EMC
6 8 (9.64%) IBM
6 8 (9.64%) Symantec
7 6 (7.23%) Sophos
8 5 (6.02%) Remedy
9 4 (4.82%) Apple
9 4 (4.82%) Computacenter
10 3 (3.61%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.61%) Altiris
10 3 (3.61%) Veeam
10 3 (3.61%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.61%) Novell
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle
11 2 (2.41%) NetApp
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23721 - £25446 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Derbyshire
Derbyshire Constabulary
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago