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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 109 150 129
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -21
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 72 41 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.26% 1.10% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.62% 4.50% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 69
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £21,800 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,750 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
835 912 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.16% 24.53% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 641 668 874
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +25 32 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Nottinghamshire +13 18 £32,500 -5.79% 3
Leicestershire +12 11 £42,500 +18.05%
Northamptonshire +9 6 £37,500 -6.83% 3
Lincolnshire +3 3 £37,500 -16.66%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (72.41%) Windows
3 80 (68.97%) Microsoft
4 71 (61.21%) Windows Server
5 66 (56.90%) Active Directory
6 61 (52.59%) VMware
7 54 (46.55%) ITIL
8 43 (37.07%) MCSA
9 38 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (31.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (26.72%) Cisco
12 30 (25.86%) MCP
13 29 (25.00%) SCCM
14 26 (22.41%) Office 365
14 26 (22.41%) Migration
15 25 (21.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (21.55%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (19.83%) MS Exchange
17 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
18 19 (16.38%) Hyper-V
19 18 (15.52%) NetApp
20 17 (14.66%) Citrix
20 17 (14.66%) Firewall
20 17 (14.66%) Degree
21 16 (13.79%) SAN
21 16 (13.79%) CCNA
21 16 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (13.79%) MS Office
22 15 (12.93%) PowerShell
22 15 (12.93%) Mobile Device Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (19.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.76%) Skype for Business
5 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.59%) IIS
7 2 (1.72%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.72%) Quickr
7 2 (1.72%) SAS
8 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.41%) Office 365
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.45%) IaaS
4 4 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) Firewall
2 16 (13.79%) SAN
3 12 (10.34%) VoIP
3 12 (10.34%) WAN
4 11 (9.48%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.76%) DNS
5 9 (7.76%) LAN
6 6 (5.17%) DHCP
7 5 (4.31%) Internet
7 5 (4.31%) Skype
8 4 (3.45%) Unified Communications
9 3 (2.59%) NAS
9 3 (2.59%) VLAN
9 3 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.59%) Wireless
10 2 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.72%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.72%) SSL
10 2 (1.72%) VPN
11 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (11.21%) Games
2 6 (5.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Finance
4 3 (2.59%) Local Government
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
5 1 (0.86%) Law
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (28.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) Support Engineer
3 18 (15.52%) Team Leader
4 16 (13.79%) Technical Leader
4 16 (13.79%) Technical Team Leader
5 12 (10.34%) Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) IT Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Consultant
8 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (7.76%) IT Support
9 8 (6.90%) SCCM Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Exchange Support
11 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
12 5 (4.31%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Private Cloud
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.59%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.59%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.72%) FMCG
6 2 (1.72%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.72%) Informatics
6 2 (1.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 84 (72.41%) Windows
2 71 (61.21%) Windows Server
3 37 (31.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.21%) Windows 10
6 10 (8.62%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.90%) Linux
7 8 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 7 (6.03%) Unix
9 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.72%) AIX
10 2 (1.72%) Android
10 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) ITIL
2 26 (22.41%) Migration
3 15 (12.93%) Line Management
3 15 (12.93%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (9.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 10 (8.62%) Service Management
6 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.03%) ITSM
6 7 (6.03%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.31%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.45%) Change Management
8 4 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (3.45%) Patch Management
8 4 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (2.59%) Game Development
9 3 (2.59%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.59%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.93%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (37.07%) MCSA
3 30 (25.86%) MCP
4 25 (21.55%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (21.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (14.66%) Degree
6 16 (13.79%) CCNA
6 16 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (8.62%) MCITP
8 8 (6.90%) CCA
8 8 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.45%) CCDP
10 4 (3.45%) CCNP
10 4 (3.45%) CISSP
10 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.72%) CCAA
11 2 (1.72%) CCEA
11 2 (1.72%) MCDST
12 1 (0.86%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 38 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.48%) vSphere
5 6 (5.17%) XenApp
6 5 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.45%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.72%) XenServer
10 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.45%) SCOM
3 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.86%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.86%) WSUS
4 1 (0.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 80 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 61 (52.59%) VMware
3 31 (26.72%) Cisco
4 18 (15.52%) NetApp
5 17 (14.66%) Citrix
6 14 (12.07%) Apple
7 7 (6.03%) HP
8 4 (3.45%) IBM
9 3 (2.59%) Brocade
9 3 (2.59%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.72%) CommVault
10 2 (1.72%) Dell
10 2 (1.72%) Lotus
10 2 (1.72%) MobileIron
10 2 (1.72%) Symantec
10 2 (1.72%) Veeam
11 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.86%) EMC
11 1 (0.86%) Intel
11 1 (0.86%) Remedy
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago