The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 171 148 158
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 94 135 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.36% 1.77% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 5.97% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 82 115 140
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1975 2263 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 29.74% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1797 2081
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCSE
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the East of England region.

MCSE Salary Trend in the East of England

MCSE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in the East of England

MCSE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +27 38 £43,250 +29.10% 1
Hertfordshire -7 34 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Essex -13 18 £52,500 +31.25%
Bedfordshire -17 4 £30,250 -32.77%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 225 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 174 (77.33%) Windows
3 143 (63.56%) Microsoft
4 135 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 135 (60.00%) VMware
5 98 (43.56%) MCSA
6 96 (42.67%) Windows Server
7 87 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (38.67%) MS Exchange
8 82 (36.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 69 (30.67%) Office 365
9 69 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 61 (27.11%) MCITP
11 59 (26.22%) SharePoint
11 59 (26.22%) Citrix
12 54 (24.00%) Hyper-V
13 53 (23.56%) MS Excel
14 51 (22.67%) SQL Server
14 51 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 49 (21.78%) Cisco Certification
15 49 (21.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 46 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
17 44 (19.56%) vSphere
17 44 (19.56%) ITIL
17 44 (19.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 43 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2013
19 42 (18.67%) Firewall
20 41 (18.22%) CCNA
21 40 (17.78%) MS Office
22 37 (16.44%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 87 (38.67%) MS Exchange
2 59 (26.22%) SharePoint
3 51 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (16.00%) Skype for Business
6 30 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (10.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (7.56%) IIS
9 9 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (3.11%) Apache Pig
11 6 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 53 (23.56%) MS Excel
2 40 (17.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.44%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 69 (30.67%) Office 365
2 46 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.67%) Firewall
2 37 (16.44%) SAN
3 32 (14.22%) TCP/IP
4 29 (12.89%) VPN
5 27 (12.00%) LAN
5 27 (12.00%) WAN
6 24 (10.67%) DNS
7 22 (9.78%) DHCP
8 19 (8.44%) SSL
9 18 (8.00%) VLAN
10 15 (6.67%) NAS
11 11 (4.89%) Network Security
12 10 (4.44%) iSCSI
12 10 (4.44%) Wireshark
13 8 (3.56%) HTTPS
13 8 (3.56%) VoIP
14 7 (3.11%) Intranet
15 5 (2.22%) Unified Communications
16 4 (1.78%) Skype
17 2 (0.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.11%) Apache Hive
3 7 (3.11%) Big Data
3 7 (3.11%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.44%) dBASE
6 1 (0.44%) MS Access
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 11 (4.89%) Finance
1 11 (4.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.11%) Legal
3 2 (0.89%) Back Office
3 2 (0.89%) Banking
3 2 (0.89%) Publishing
4 1 (0.44%) Automotive
4 1 (0.44%) Front Office
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (19.11%) Support Engineer
2 38 (16.89%) Consultant
3 23 (10.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 23 (10.22%) Microsoft Engineer
4 22 (9.78%) Analyst
5 19 (8.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (8.44%) VMware Engineer
6 18 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
7 17 (7.56%) Administrator
7 17 (7.56%) Cloud Consultant
8 16 (7.11%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 15 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (6.67%) Server Engineer
10 14 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (6.22%) Office 365 Consultant
10 14 (6.22%) Operations Engineer
11 13 (5.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (5.78%) Azure Consultant
11 13 (5.78%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.11%) Java EE
1 7 (3.11%) STL
2 3 (1.33%) Web Services
3 2 (0.89%) LAMP
4 1 (0.44%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) Driving Licence
2 13 (5.78%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.89%) Replication
4 9 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 9 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.11%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.67%) Cybercrime
6 6 (2.67%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.67%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.89%) PKI
7 2 (0.89%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 174 (77.33%) Windows
2 96 (42.67%) Windows Server
3 87 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (36.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (21.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (16.00%) Linux
7 28 (12.44%) Windows 8
8 15 (6.67%) Unix
8 15 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.56%) Android
10 7 (3.11%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.89%) CentOS
11 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.44%) Debian
12 1 (0.44%) SUSE
12 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.56%) ITIL
2 23 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (8.00%) Presales
4 16 (7.11%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 15 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 14 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (6.22%) Software Engineering
7 13 (5.78%) Patch Management
7 13 (5.78%) TOGAF
8 12 (5.33%) Data Security
8 12 (5.33%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.89%) Information Security
9 11 (4.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (4.44%) Business Continuity
10 10 (4.44%) Security Operations
11 9 (4.00%) Line Management
11 9 (4.00%) Migration
11 9 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (3.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.11%) SQL
2 27 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 20 (8.89%) C
4 10 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.00%) C++
5 9 (4.00%) Python
5 9 (4.00%) VBA
6 7 (3.11%) C#
6 7 (3.11%) Java
6 7 (3.11%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 225 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (43.56%) MCSA
3 61 (27.11%) MCITP
4 49 (21.78%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (19.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (18.22%) CCNA
7 31 (13.78%) MCP
8 27 (12.00%) Degree
9 24 (10.67%) MCDST
10 23 (10.22%) CISSP
11 17 (7.56%) SANS
12 15 (6.67%) MCTS
13 13 (5.78%) CCNP
14 11 (4.89%) Security Cleared
14 11 (4.89%) VCAP
14 11 (4.89%) VCP5
15 10 (4.44%) CEH
15 10 (4.44%) CISM
16 7 (3.11%) Security+ Certification
16 7 (3.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.22%) SLA
2 14 (6.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.44%) ISO27002
4 6 (2.67%) COBIT
5 2 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 135 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 69 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 44 (19.56%) vSphere
5 25 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (9.78%) XenApp
7 19 (8.44%) Terminal Services
8 16 (7.11%) VMware ESX
9 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (4.00%) Xen
11 7 (3.11%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.89%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.89%) XenServer
13 1 (0.44%) KVM
13 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.89%) SCOM
2 10 (4.44%) Nessus
2 10 (4.44%) QRadar
2 10 (4.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (4.00%) SCCM
4 6 (2.67%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.89%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.44%) Nagios
6 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.44%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 143 (63.56%) Microsoft
2 135 (60.00%) VMware
3 59 (26.22%) Citrix
4 36 (16.00%) Cisco
5 24 (10.67%) HP
6 17 (7.56%) Intel
7 15 (6.67%) SonicWALL
8 14 (6.22%) IBM
8 14 (6.22%) Symantec
9 13 (5.78%) NetApp
10 12 (5.33%) 3PAR
10 12 (5.33%) EMC
10 12 (5.33%) Veeam
11 11 (4.89%) Dell
12 10 (4.44%) Apple
12 10 (4.44%) ArcSight
12 10 (4.44%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.44%) SolarWinds
13 9 (4.00%) Fujitsu
14 7 (3.11%) Splunk
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