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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 180 131 181
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +50
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 85 116 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 1.69% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 5.58% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 99 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2307 2077 2732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.37% 30.27% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1587 2238
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
(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 -41 34 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Essex -11 28 £40,500 +80.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 12 £32,250 -19.37% 6
Bedfordshire -15 6 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Norfolk - 3 £31,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £43,000 - 2
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 165 (83.33%) Windows
3 137 (69.19%) Microsoft
4 121 (61.11%) VMware
5 119 (60.10%) Active Directory
6 86 (43.43%) MCITP
7 80 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 76 (38.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (38.38%) MS Exchange
9 69 (34.85%) Citrix
10 64 (32.32%) MS Excel
11 57 (28.79%) MCSA
11 57 (28.79%) Cisco
12 56 (28.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 54 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
14 51 (25.76%) ITIL
14 51 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 49 (24.75%) SQL Server
15 49 (24.75%) CCNA
16 47 (23.74%) MCP
17 46 (23.23%) SAN
18 44 (22.22%) DNS
18 44 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 42 (21.21%) Hyper-V
20 39 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
21 37 (18.69%) Windows 7
21 37 (18.69%) MCTS
22 35 (17.68%) Exchange Server 2007
23 33 (16.67%) SQL
24 32 (16.16%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 76 (38.38%) MS Exchange
2 51 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (17.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 25 (12.63%) Lync
7 23 (11.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 22 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (7.07%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (4.04%) IIS
10 8 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.52%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 64 (32.32%) MS Excel
2 27 (13.64%) MS Office
3 5 (2.53%) Mingle
4 2 (1.01%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.08%) Office 365
2 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.01%) SaaS
4 2 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (23.23%) SAN
2 44 (22.22%) DNS
3 32 (16.16%) Firewall
3 32 (16.16%) VPN
4 26 (13.13%) DHCP
5 18 (9.09%) VLAN
6 17 (8.59%) WAN
6 17 (8.59%) LAN
6 17 (8.59%) TCP/IP
7 14 (7.07%) VoIP
8 11 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (5.05%) Wireless
10 8 (4.04%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (3.03%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.03%) HTTPS
12 5 (2.53%) Broadband
12 5 (2.53%) Junos
12 5 (2.53%) Internet
12 5 (2.53%) Network Security
13 4 (2.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.53%) RavenDB
3 5 (2.53%) Neo4j
4 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.53%) NUnit
1 5 (2.53%) TeamCity
1 5 (2.53%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.53%) MSTest
1 5 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (8.59%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Law
3 4 (2.02%) Advertising
4 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (17.17%) Consultant
2 30 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 23 (11.62%) Administrator
5 20 (10.10%) Analyst
6 19 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.57%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.06%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.56%) Network Support
9 11 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (5.05%) Server Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.55%) Wintel Consultant
11 9 (4.55%) Network Engineer
12 8 (4.04%) Service Desk Team Leader
13 7 (3.54%) Pre Sales Engineer
13 7 (3.54%) Windows Administrator
13 7 (3.54%) Developer
14 6 (3.03%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.54%) Web Services
2 6 (3.03%) X-Windows
2 6 (3.03%) .NET
3 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.53%) CSS
3 5 (2.53%) HTML
3 5 (2.53%) Silverlight
3 5 (2.53%) RESTful
3 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.60%) Blackberry
1 19 (9.60%) Clustering
2 11 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.05%) SecurID
3 10 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.54%) Replication
5 5 (2.53%) Statistics
6 4 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.02%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.01%) CCTV
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.51%) LIMS
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 165 (83.33%) Windows
2 80 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (28.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (18.69%) Windows 7
6 24 (12.12%) Linux
7 20 (10.10%) Windows XP
8 16 (8.08%) Windows 8
9 15 (7.58%) Android
10 13 (6.57%) Windows Phone 8
10 13 (6.57%) Windows Phone
11 12 (6.06%) UNIX
12 10 (5.05%) VMS
13 9 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (3.54%) CentOS
15 6 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (3.03%) Solaris
16 4 (2.02%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (1.52%) Windows Vista
17 3 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.76%) ITIL
2 25 (12.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (12.63%) Migration
3 21 (10.61%) Project Management
4 13 (6.57%) PRINCE2
5 12 (6.06%) ERP
6 11 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 11 (5.56%) Change Management
7 10 (5.05%) Change Control
7 10 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 9 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.04%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (3.03%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.03%) Asset Management
11 5 (2.53%) Unit Testing
11 5 (2.53%) Information Assurance
11 5 (2.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (16.67%) SQL
2 27 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.54%) VB
4 6 (3.03%) VBScript
5 5 (2.53%) C#
6 4 (2.02%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 198 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (43.43%) MCITP
3 57 (28.79%) MCSA
4 54 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (24.75%) CCNA
6 47 (23.74%) MCP
7 44 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 37 (18.69%) MCTS
9 31 (15.66%) CCNP
10 14 (7.07%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (7.07%) Degree
10 14 (7.07%) VCP5
11 11 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (5.05%) MCDST
13 7 (3.54%) SC Cleared
13 7 (3.54%) Security Cleared
13 7 (3.54%) VCAP
14 6 (3.03%) MCSD
14 6 (3.03%) CCIE
15 5 (2.53%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 119 (60.10%) Active Directory
2 76 (38.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (21.21%) Hyper-V
4 25 (12.63%) vSphere
5 18 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 14 (7.07%) XenApp
7 13 (6.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (6.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (6.06%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (3.03%) XenServer
11 4 (2.02%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.52%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.52%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.52%) UAG
13 2 (1.01%) KVM
14 1 (0.51%) Firmware
14 1 (0.51%) Xen
14 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (8.59%) SCCM
2 15 (7.58%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.05%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.02%) SCOM
5 4 (2.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.02%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.02%) SCSM
6 2 (1.01%) Opsview
6 2 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.01%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.01%) Cacti
6 2 (1.01%) MIIS
6 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 137 (69.19%) Microsoft
2 121 (61.11%) VMware
3 69 (34.85%) Citrix
4 57 (28.79%) Cisco
5 31 (15.66%) Symantec
6 19 (9.60%) HP
7 13 (6.57%) Lotus
7 13 (6.57%) McAfee
8 12 (6.06%) NetApp
9 11 (5.56%) Dell
10 10 (5.05%) Clearswift
11 9 (4.55%) IBM
11 9 (4.55%) Veeam
12 7 (3.54%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.54%) Intel
12 7 (3.54%) Juniper
12 7 (3.54%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.53%) Sun
13 5 (2.53%) NETGEAR
14 4 (2.02%) Remedy
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