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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 132 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 50 85 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 2.30% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.22% 7.94% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 73 66
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
- -8.52%
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
1184 1071 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.68% 28.99% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 888 869 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,152 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 31 August 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 August 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 +3 15 £50,250 -
Nottinghamshire -25 15 £31,500 -25.00%
Northamptonshire -20 12 £37,500 - 1
Leicestershire +7 9 £28,000 +5.66% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 91 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 58 (63.74%) Windows
4 41 (45.05%) Active Directory
5 40 (43.96%) VMware
6 34 (37.36%) MCP
7 30 (32.97%) ITIL
8 27 (29.67%) MS Exchange
8 27 (29.67%) SAN
8 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
11 24 (26.37%) TCP/IP
12 22 (24.18%) MCSA
12 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (24.18%) Office 365
13 21 (23.08%) SCCM
13 21 (23.08%) Firewall
14 18 (19.78%) Linux
14 18 (19.78%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (19.78%) HP
14 18 (19.78%) Cisco
14 18 (19.78%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (18.68%) Dell
15 17 (18.68%) IIS
16 16 (17.58%) Change Management
16 16 (17.58%) Clustering
16 16 (17.58%) MS Office
16 16 (17.58%) WAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (29.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.68%) IIS
3 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 11 (12.09%) Lync
5 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.18%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) SAN
2 24 (26.37%) TCP/IP
3 21 (23.08%) Firewall
4 16 (17.58%) WAN
5 14 (15.38%) LAN
6 10 (10.99%) DNS
7 8 (8.79%) DHCP
7 8 (8.79%) Network Security
8 7 (7.69%) VPN
9 6 (6.59%) Skype
10 5 (5.49%) Unified Communications
10 5 (5.49%) MPLS
11 4 (4.40%) VoIP
11 4 (4.40%) Wireless
12 2 (2.20%) VLAN
12 2 (2.20%) DMZ
12 2 (2.20%) PBX
12 2 (2.20%) PSTN
12 2 (2.20%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (1.10%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.10%) MySQL
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Law
3 5 (5.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Local Government
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Consultant
4 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 6 (6.59%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Graduate
6 6 (6.59%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.59%) Office 365 Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Clustering
2 11 (12.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (5.49%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.40%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.30%) iPhone
8 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.10%) iSeries
9 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (63.74%) Windows
2 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.78%) Linux
5 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.69%) UNIX
7 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.40%) Android
8 4 (4.40%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.30%) AIX
10 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 16 (17.58%) Change Management
3 12 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (12.09%) Incident Management
5 10 (10.99%) Problem Management
5 10 (10.99%) Data Protection
6 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.59%) Service Management
7 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.49%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.40%) Migration
10 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.30%) Software Licensing
11 2 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.20%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.10%) QMS
12 1 (1.10%) Quality Management
12 1 (1.10%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (37.36%) MCP
3 22 (24.18%) MCSA
4 18 (19.78%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (19.78%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (16.48%) CCNA
6 14 (15.38%) MCITP
6 14 (15.38%) Degree
7 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 13 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 8 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (7.69%) MCTS
10 6 (6.59%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (5.49%) CCNP
11 5 (5.49%) MCDST
12 4 (4.40%) CNE
12 4 (4.40%) Novell Certification
12 4 (4.40%) CCEA
13 3 (3.30%) CCA
13 3 (3.30%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.59%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (45.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.59%) vSphere
5 4 (4.40%) XenApp
6 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.10%) XenServer
8 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) SCCM
2 12 (13.19%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 63 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 40 (43.96%) VMware
3 18 (19.78%) Cisco
3 18 (19.78%) HP
4 17 (18.68%) Dell
5 10 (10.99%) Citrix
6 8 (8.79%) EMC
6 8 (8.79%) IBM
6 8 (8.79%) Altiris
7 6 (6.59%) Symantec
8 4 (4.40%) Apple
8 4 (4.40%) Sophos
8 4 (4.40%) LANDesk
8 4 (4.40%) Veeam
8 4 (4.40%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.30%) Computacenter
9 3 (3.30%) Remedy
9 3 (3.30%) Novell
10 2 (2.20%) Oracle
10 2 (2.20%) NetApp
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oakham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago