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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 149 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 125 144 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.65% 1.70% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.57% 5.86% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 93 130 126
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
2246 2458 2441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.73% 29.05% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1965 2025
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Hertfordshire +13 47 £42,500 +14.86%
Bedfordshire -9 26 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Essex +3 21 £55,000 +101.83% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 17 £32,500 -5.79% 3
Suffolk +6 13 £35,000 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £30,000 - 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 235 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 209 (88.94%) Windows
3 163 (69.36%) VMware
4 159 (67.66%) Active Directory
5 135 (57.45%) Microsoft
6 111 (47.23%) MCSA
7 103 (43.83%) Citrix
8 100 (42.55%) SQL Server
9 98 (41.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 86 (36.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 84 (35.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 84 (35.74%) MS Exchange
12 73 (31.06%) ITIL
13 68 (28.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 67 (28.51%) MCP
14 67 (28.51%) SharePoint
15 63 (26.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 63 (26.81%) MCITP
16 60 (25.53%) SQL
17 54 (22.98%) SAN
17 54 (22.98%) PowerShell
18 53 (22.55%) Exchange Server 2010
19 52 (22.13%) Cisco
20 49 (20.85%) MS Excel
20 49 (20.85%) VMware ESX
21 43 (18.30%) Firewall
21 43 (18.30%) Office 365
22 42 (17.87%) Cisco Certification
23 40 (17.02%) CCNA
23 40 (17.02%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 84 (35.74%) MS Exchange
2 67 (28.51%) SharePoint
3 53 (22.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (6.38%) Lync
6 15 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.40%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (3.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2000
8 8 (3.40%) IIS
9 3 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (20.85%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.09%) MS Office
3 5 (2.13%) Mingle
4 4 (1.70%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.13%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.30%) Office 365
2 13 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (22.98%) SAN
2 43 (18.30%) Firewall
3 40 (17.02%) WAN
4 39 (16.60%) DNS
5 31 (13.19%) DHCP
6 25 (10.64%) LAN
7 23 (9.79%) TCP/IP
8 15 (6.38%) VoIP
9 14 (5.96%) Internet
9 14 (5.96%) iSCSI
10 12 (5.11%) Network Security
11 9 (3.83%) VLAN
12 6 (2.55%) SNMP
12 6 (2.55%) NAS
12 6 (2.55%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.13%) VPN
14 4 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.70%) MPLS
15 3 (1.28%) Skype
15 3 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.13%) RavenDB
5 5 (2.13%) Neo4j
5 5 (2.13%) MySQL
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.13%) NUnit
1 5 (2.13%) TeamCity
1 5 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.13%) MSTest
1 5 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (15.32%) Finance
2 10 (4.26%) Legal
2 10 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.13%) Games
5 4 (1.70%) Retail
6 3 (1.28%) Law
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (15.74%) Consultant
2 36 (15.32%) Analyst
3 28 (11.91%) Support Analyst
3 28 (11.91%) Support Engineer
4 23 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (6.38%) Administrator
5 15 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
6 14 (5.96%) Head of IT
7 13 (5.53%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (5.53%) Systems Support
8 12 (5.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (4.68%) Server Support Analyst
9 11 (4.68%) Server Analyst
9 11 (4.68%) Server Support
9 11 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.83%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.38%) Web Services
2 8 (3.40%) .NET
3 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.13%) CSS
3 5 (2.13%) Silverlight
3 5 (2.13%) RESTful
3 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (0.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.62%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.81%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.40%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.40%) BYOD
4 8 (3.40%) Clustering
5 7 (2.98%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.98%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.98%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.13%) Replication
7 4 (1.70%) NHS
8 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) DTV
9 2 (0.85%) Statistics
10 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.43%) PKI
10 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 209 (88.94%) Windows
2 98 (41.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (35.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (26.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (14.04%) Linux
6 14 (5.96%) Windows 7
7 13 (5.53%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (3.83%) Android
9 9 (3.83%) UNIX
9 9 (3.83%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.13%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.13%) CentOS
11 4 (1.70%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.70%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.28%) Debian
13 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.06%) ITIL
2 30 (12.77%) Migration
3 24 (10.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (9.36%) Project Management
5 16 (6.81%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.96%) CRM
6 14 (5.96%) Strategic Management
6 14 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (5.96%) Waterfall
6 14 (5.96%) Server Building
6 14 (5.96%) SDLC
7 13 (5.53%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.11%) High Availability
8 12 (5.11%) PRINCE2
9 10 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (3.83%) Project Planning
11 8 (3.40%) Release Management
11 8 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (3.40%) ERP
12 6 (2.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.53%) SQL
2 54 (22.98%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.96%) VB
4 8 (3.40%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.13%) C#
6 2 (0.85%) Java
6 2 (0.85%) VBA
6 2 (0.85%) C
6 2 (0.85%) VBScript
6 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 235 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 111 (47.23%) MCSA
3 68 (28.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 67 (28.51%) MCP
5 63 (26.81%) MCITP
6 42 (17.87%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (17.02%) CCNA
8 27 (11.49%) Degree
9 24 (10.21%) VCP5
10 17 (7.23%) MCTS
11 15 (6.38%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (5.96%) CCA
12 14 (5.96%) CCNP
13 12 (5.11%) MCDST
14 7 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (2.13%) MCSD
15 5 (2.13%) HP ASE
16 3 (1.28%) CCIE
16 3 (1.28%) A+ Certification
17 2 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.49%) SLA
2 5 (2.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (2.13%) GMP
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 159 (67.66%) Active Directory
2 86 (36.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (20.85%) VMware ESX
4 39 (16.60%) Hyper-V
5 36 (15.32%) vSphere
6 34 (14.47%) XenApp
7 28 (11.91%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (5.11%) Terminal Services
9 8 (3.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.28%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.28%) Firmware
10 3 (1.28%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.28%) Xen
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (17.02%) SCCM
2 16 (6.81%) SCOM
2 16 (6.81%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.55%) Nagios
4 5 (2.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.43%) WSUS
5 1 (0.43%) SCSM
Vendors
1 163 (69.36%) VMware
2 135 (57.45%) Microsoft
3 103 (43.83%) Citrix
4 52 (22.13%) Cisco
5 25 (10.64%) Intel
6 18 (7.66%) HP
7 9 (3.83%) SAP
7 9 (3.83%) Avaya
8 7 (2.98%) Dell
8 7 (2.98%) Fujitsu
8 7 (2.98%) Symantec
9 6 (2.55%) Sophos
9 6 (2.55%) Brocade
10 5 (2.13%) WatchGuard
11 4 (1.70%) LANDesk
11 4 (1.70%) Apple
11 4 (1.70%) Oracle
11 4 (1.70%) Juniper
11 4 (1.70%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.70%) Veeam
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reed Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £41140 - £47677 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire County Council
Salary: £28455.00 - £38392.00 per annum + MB(New).1
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago