The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 116 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 76 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.92% 2.34% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.16% 8.46% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 60
Average salary £40,000 £33,504 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.38% -4.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £21,900 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1062 851 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.80% 27.60% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 910 741 971
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +16 39 £38,250 +2.00% 2
Northamptonshire -19 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Derbyshire -8 17 £47,500 +90.00%
Leicestershire -13 6 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Lincolnshire -10 1 £45,000 +42.85%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 141 (80.57%) Windows
3 120 (68.57%) Microsoft
4 85 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 85 (48.57%) MCITP
5 82 (46.86%) VMware
6 76 (43.43%) ITIL
7 70 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 64 (36.57%) Citrix
9 61 (34.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 59 (33.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 58 (33.14%) MS Exchange
12 56 (32.00%) DNS
13 51 (29.14%) MCSA
13 51 (29.14%) MS Excel
14 46 (26.29%) Hyper-V
15 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
16 40 (22.86%) SQL
17 39 (22.29%) MCP
17 39 (22.29%) DHCP
18 37 (21.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 37 (21.14%) Windows Server 2012
19 36 (20.57%) Cisco Certification
20 35 (20.00%) SAN
20 35 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
21 33 (18.86%) Cisco
22 30 (17.14%) CCNA
23 29 (16.57%) SLA
23 29 (16.57%) vSphere
24 28 (16.00%) XenApp

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 58 (33.14%) MS Exchange
2 35 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (12.57%) IIS
3 22 (12.57%) SharePoint
4 21 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (9.14%) Lync
7 14 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (6.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (3.43%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (2.29%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (29.14%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) SaaS
2 6 (3.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.00%) DNS
2 39 (22.29%) DHCP
3 35 (20.00%) SAN
4 27 (15.43%) Firewall
5 26 (14.86%) TCP/IP
6 25 (14.29%) LAN
7 24 (13.71%) WAN
8 16 (9.14%) VPN
8 16 (9.14%) NetScaler
9 13 (7.43%) Wireless
9 13 (7.43%) Internet
10 12 (6.86%) Unified Communications
11 10 (5.71%) SSL
11 10 (5.71%) VLAN
12 5 (2.86%) Network Security
12 5 (2.86%) VoIP
13 4 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (1.71%) BGP
14 3 (1.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (6.86%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.14%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.86%) Retail
5 4 (2.29%) Finance
5 4 (2.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (15.43%) Analyst
2 23 (13.14%) Consultant
3 22 (12.57%) Support Engineer
4 21 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 21 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (8.57%) Architect
6 12 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (6.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 10 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.71%) Citrix Support
8 10 (5.71%) Senior Citrix Support
8 10 (5.71%) Senior Support Analyst
8 10 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technician
8 10 (5.71%) Citrix Support Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) IT Support
10 7 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.00%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.43%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.71%) Ajax
1 3 (1.71%) Application Packaging
1 3 (1.71%) WCF
1 3 (1.71%) WPF
1 3 (1.71%) .NET
1 3 (1.71%) CSS
1 3 (1.71%) XML
1 3 (1.71%) HTML
1 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.14%) WAP
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.00%) Clustering
2 17 (9.71%) Thin Client
2 17 (9.71%) Fat Client
3 12 (6.86%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.86%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.57%) FMCG
5 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.14%) Kindle
8 2 (1.14%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 141 (80.57%) Windows
2 70 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (34.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (21.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (10.29%) Linux
7 11 (6.29%) UNIX
8 10 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.29%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.71%) CentOS
11 3 (1.71%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (43.43%) ITIL
2 15 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (7.43%) Change Control
4 12 (6.86%) Project Management
4 12 (6.86%) Change Management
5 11 (6.29%) Time Management
5 11 (6.29%) PRINCE2
6 10 (5.71%) Migration
7 9 (5.14%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (5.14%) Data Protection
8 8 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (4.57%) Logistics
8 8 (4.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (4.00%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.43%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.43%) Network Management
11 5 (2.86%) ITIL V3
11 5 (2.86%) High Availability
11 5 (2.86%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.86%) SQL
2 7 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.29%) C#
3 4 (2.29%) VBScript
4 3 (1.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) LINC
6 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 175 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (48.57%) MCITP
3 51 (29.14%) MCSA
4 39 (22.29%) MCP
5 37 (21.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 36 (20.57%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (17.14%) CCNA
8 24 (13.71%) MCTS
9 23 (13.14%) Citrix Certification
10 22 (12.57%) CCA
11 19 (10.86%) CCNP
12 14 (8.00%) CCIA
13 10 (5.71%) Degree
14 9 (5.14%) CCDA
15 8 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (4.57%) HP AIS
15 8 (4.57%) HP ASE
15 8 (4.57%) VCAP
16 6 (3.43%) CCDP
16 6 (3.43%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 59 (33.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (26.29%) Hyper-V
4 29 (16.57%) vSphere
5 28 (16.00%) XenApp
6 25 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 18 (10.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (10.29%) XenServer
8 11 (6.29%) UAG
9 4 (2.29%) NFS
9 4 (2.29%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.29%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.71%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.14%) vCloud
12 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 21 (12.00%) SCCM
2 15 (8.57%) SCOM
3 8 (4.57%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.29%) MOM
5 4 (2.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.71%) SCDPM
6 3 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.71%) WSUS
6 3 (1.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.14%) Foglight
8 1 (0.57%) SCSM
8 1 (0.57%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 120 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 82 (46.86%) VMware
3 64 (36.57%) Citrix
4 33 (18.86%) Cisco
5 27 (15.43%) HP
6 20 (11.43%) NetApp
7 17 (9.71%) Dell
8 14 (8.00%) Wyse
9 10 (5.71%) Symantec
10 9 (5.14%) SolarWinds
10 9 (5.14%) AppSense
10 9 (5.14%) Juniper
11 8 (4.57%) Cognos
12 7 (4.00%) Altiris
13 5 (2.86%) PlateSpin
13 5 (2.86%) Intel
14 4 (2.29%) EMC
14 4 (2.29%) Lotus
15 3 (1.71%) F5
15 3 (1.71%) Veeam
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Ventures
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago