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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 170 126 181
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +55
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 85 132 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 1.99% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 6.31% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 72 119 91
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
2107 2091 2540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.40% 31.54% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1637 2109
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -51 30 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Essex -13 22 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 13 £27,000 -27.02% 5
Bedfordshire -10 10 £40,000 +2.23% 1
Suffolk +2 7 £43,000 +22.85%
Norfolk 0 3 £30,000 +9.09% 2
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (87.93%) Windows
3 134 (77.01%) Microsoft
4 118 (67.82%) Active Directory
5 108 (62.07%) VMware
6 78 (44.83%) MCITP
7 73 (41.95%) MS Exchange
8 68 (39.08%) Citrix
9 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 58 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 57 (32.76%) MCSA
11 57 (32.76%) MS Excel
12 52 (29.89%) MCP
13 50 (28.74%) ITIL
13 50 (28.74%) Cisco
13 50 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 47 (27.01%) SQL Server
14 47 (27.01%) Windows Server 2003
15 42 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 40 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
17 38 (21.84%) SAN
18 37 (21.26%) CCNA
19 35 (20.11%) DNS
20 32 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
20 32 (18.39%) Hyper-V
20 32 (18.39%) Windows 7
21 31 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2013
21 31 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2007
22 26 (14.94%) Symantec
22 26 (14.94%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 73 (41.95%) MS Exchange
2 50 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (14.94%) SharePoint
5 21 (12.07%) Lync
6 20 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (9.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (6.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (4.02%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (2.87%) IIS
11 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (32.76%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.64%) MS Office
3 4 (2.30%) S-PLUS
4 2 (1.15%) Mingle
5 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.90%) Office 365
2 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.87%) Yammer
4 2 (1.15%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.84%) SAN
2 35 (20.11%) DNS
3 23 (13.22%) Firewall
4 22 (12.64%) DHCP
5 20 (11.49%) VPN
6 13 (7.47%) WAN
6 13 (7.47%) Wireless
6 13 (7.47%) VLAN
7 10 (5.75%) VoIP
7 10 (5.75%) LAN
7 10 (5.75%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (4.60%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (3.45%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.45%) Network Security
10 5 (2.87%) Broadband
10 5 (2.87%) Junos
11 4 (2.30%) Internet
11 4 (2.30%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.72%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.15%) RavenDB
4 2 (1.15%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.15%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.15%) MSTest
1 2 (1.15%) NUnit
1 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (6.90%) Finance
2 9 (5.17%) Law
3 4 (2.30%) Advertising
4 3 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (19.54%) Consultant
2 27 (15.52%) Support Engineer
3 26 (14.94%) Analyst
4 20 (11.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (10.92%) Support Analyst
6 16 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.75%) Server Engineer
7 10 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (5.75%) Graduate
8 9 (5.17%) Administrator
8 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (5.17%) Wintel Consultant
9 7 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (3.45%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) Network Support
10 6 (3.45%) Network Analyst
10 6 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (3.45%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.45%) X-Windows
2 4 (2.30%) Web Services
3 2 (1.15%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.15%) RESTful
3 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.15%) Silverlight
3 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.15%) CSS
3 2 (1.15%) .NET
3 2 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.20%) Clustering
2 14 (8.05%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.45%) SecurID
6 5 (2.87%) Statistics
7 4 (2.30%) Replication
8 3 (1.72%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.72%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.15%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.15%) CCTV
10 1 (0.57%) LIMS
10 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 153 (87.93%) Windows
2 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (27.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (18.39%) Windows 7
5 20 (11.49%) Windows 8
5 20 (11.49%) Linux
6 17 (9.77%) Windows XP
7 12 (6.90%) Android
8 10 (5.75%) UNIX
9 9 (5.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (3.45%) Windows Phone
10 6 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.45%) Solaris
10 6 (3.45%) VMS
11 5 (2.87%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.87%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.30%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.74%) ITIL
2 26 (14.94%) Migration
3 23 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (8.62%) Project Management
5 10 (5.75%) Change Management
6 9 (5.17%) PRINCE2
6 9 (5.17%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.02%) Business Continuity
7 7 (4.02%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.02%) Change Control
8 6 (3.45%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.87%) BCP
9 5 (2.87%) Information Assurance
9 5 (2.87%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (2.30%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.30%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.30%) ERP
11 3 (1.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.37%) SQL
2 19 (10.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.17%) VB
4 6 (3.45%) VBScript
5 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.15%) C#
6 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 174 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (44.83%) MCITP
3 57 (32.76%) MCSA
4 52 (29.89%) MCP
5 42 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 40 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (21.26%) CCNA
8 26 (14.94%) CCNP
9 25 (14.37%) MCTS
10 18 (10.34%) MCDST
11 13 (7.47%) VCP5
12 12 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (6.32%) Degree
14 10 (5.75%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (4.02%) CCIE
15 7 (4.02%) Security Cleared
15 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
16 5 (2.87%) HP ASE
17 3 (1.72%) MCSD
17 3 (1.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 118 (67.82%) Active Directory
2 58 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (18.39%) Hyper-V
4 19 (10.92%) vSphere
5 16 (9.20%) XenApp
6 11 (6.32%) VMware ESX
6 11 (6.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (5.75%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.72%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.72%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.72%) XenServer
10 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.57%) Xen
10 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.57%) UAG
10 1 (0.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (9.77%) SCCM
2 9 (5.17%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (2.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.30%) SCSM
5 4 (2.30%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.30%) SCOM
6 3 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.15%) Opsview
7 2 (1.15%) Windows Intune
7 2 (1.15%) Cacti
7 2 (1.15%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (1.15%) MIIS
8 1 (0.57%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 134 (77.01%) Microsoft
2 108 (62.07%) VMware
3 68 (39.08%) Citrix
4 50 (28.74%) Cisco
5 26 (14.94%) Symantec
6 17 (9.77%) HP
7 9 (5.17%) Dell
7 9 (5.17%) Intel
8 8 (4.60%) NETGEAR
8 8 (4.60%) NetApp
8 8 (4.60%) IBM
9 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.02%) Veeam
9 7 (4.02%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.45%) Lotus
10 6 (3.45%) McAfee
10 6 (3.45%) Clearswift
11 5 (2.87%) Sun
11 5 (2.87%) Juniper
11 5 (2.87%) Brocade
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65k, Car Allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago