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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 136 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 131 132 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.70% 1.62% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 5.49% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 103 119 102
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
2355 2405 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.51% 29.54% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1925 1857
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 -1 43 £35,000 -23.91% 3
Bedfordshire -2 32 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 27 £40,000 +21.21% 10
Suffolk +5 13 £35,000 - 2
Essex -5 11 £61,000 +98.37%
Norfolk +5 5 £28,500 -18.57%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 266 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 230 (86.47%) Windows
3 172 (64.66%) Active Directory
4 169 (63.53%) VMware
5 153 (57.52%) Microsoft
6 122 (45.86%) MCSA
7 115 (43.23%) SQL Server
8 111 (41.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 104 (39.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 100 (37.59%) Citrix
11 85 (31.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 83 (31.20%) MS Exchange
13 82 (30.83%) ITIL
14 79 (29.70%) SharePoint
15 77 (28.95%) SQL
16 72 (27.07%) Windows Server 2003
17 70 (26.32%) MCITP
18 67 (25.19%) MCP
19 64 (24.06%) PowerShell
20 63 (23.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 61 (22.93%) MS Excel
22 56 (21.05%) SAN
23 55 (20.68%) Office 365
24 54 (20.30%) Cisco
25 53 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2010
25 53 (19.92%) SCCM
26 48 (18.05%) VMware ESX
27 46 (17.29%) Firewall
27 46 (17.29%) WAN
28 45 (16.92%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 83 (31.20%) MS Exchange
2 79 (29.70%) SharePoint
3 53 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (7.89%) Lync
7 18 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (3.76%) IIS
10 8 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (3.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (22.93%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.52%) MS Office
3 5 (1.88%) Mingle
4 2 (0.75%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 55 (20.68%) Office 365
2 27 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (21.05%) SAN
2 46 (17.29%) WAN
2 46 (17.29%) Firewall
3 40 (15.04%) DNS
4 35 (13.16%) DHCP
5 32 (12.03%) TCP/IP
6 31 (11.65%) LAN
7 16 (6.02%) VoIP
7 16 (6.02%) Internet
8 12 (4.51%) Network Security
8 12 (4.51%) iSCSI
9 11 (4.14%) VLAN
10 9 (3.38%) NAS
11 7 (2.63%) VPN
12 6 (2.26%) SNMP
13 5 (1.88%) Skype
13 5 (1.88%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.50%) SSL
14 4 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (43.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (8.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.88%) MySQL
7 5 (1.88%) RavenDB
7 5 (1.88%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.88%) NUnit
1 5 (1.88%) TeamCity
1 5 (1.88%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.88%) MSTest
1 5 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (12.78%) Finance
2 10 (3.76%) Legal
2 10 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.38%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.88%) Games
5 4 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Automotive
6 2 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (16.17%) Analyst
2 34 (12.78%) Consultant
3 33 (12.41%) Support Analyst
4 28 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 25 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (7.52%) Technical Analyst
7 19 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 18 (6.77%) Administrator
8 18 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
9 14 (5.26%) Head of IT
10 12 (4.51%) Technical Support Analyst
11 11 (4.14%) Server Support
11 11 (4.14%) Systems Support
11 11 (4.14%) Server Analyst
11 11 (4.14%) Server Support Analyst
12 10 (3.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
12 10 (3.76%) IT Support
13 9 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.64%) Web Services
2 8 (3.01%) .NET
3 5 (1.88%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.88%) HTML
3 5 (1.88%) CSS
3 5 (1.88%) Silverlight
3 5 (1.88%) RESTful
3 5 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (1.88%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (1.88%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.38%) COM
4 1 (0.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.27%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.52%) Management Information System
3 19 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.76%) Clustering
4 10 (3.76%) Blackberry
4 10 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.01%) BYOD
6 6 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.26%) Replication
7 5 (1.88%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.88%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.50%) NHS
8 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.75%) DTV
9 2 (0.75%) Statistics
9 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) User Experience
10 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 230 (86.47%) Windows
2 111 (41.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 104 (39.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (27.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (13.91%) Linux
6 17 (6.39%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.89%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.38%) Android
8 9 (3.38%) UNIX
9 8 (3.01%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.26%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.88%) CentOS
12 5 (1.88%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.13%) Debian
13 3 (1.13%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.83%) ITIL
2 34 (12.78%) Migration
3 30 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (9.02%) Project Management
5 20 (7.52%) Service Delivery
6 19 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 18 (6.77%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.39%) High Availability
9 16 (6.02%) Server Building
10 14 (5.26%) SDLC
10 14 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 14 (5.26%) Strategic Management
10 14 (5.26%) CRM
10 14 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (3.38%) Project Planning
13 8 (3.01%) Release Management
13 8 (3.01%) ERP
13 8 (3.01%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 77 (28.95%) SQL
2 64 (24.06%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.26%) VB
4 8 (3.01%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.88%) C#
6 4 (1.50%) VBA
6 4 (1.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.75%) C
7 2 (0.75%) VBScript
7 2 (0.75%) Java
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
8 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 266 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (45.86%) MCSA
3 70 (26.32%) MCITP
4 67 (25.19%) MCP
5 63 (23.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 44 (16.54%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (15.79%) CCNA
8 34 (12.78%) Degree
9 21 (7.89%) VCP5
10 17 (6.39%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (6.02%) CCA
12 15 (5.64%) MCTS
13 13 (4.89%) CCNP
14 9 (3.38%) MCDST
15 7 (2.63%) CISSP
15 7 (2.63%) ISACA
16 6 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.88%) MCSD
17 5 (1.88%) VCAP
18 3 (1.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.65%) SLA
2 5 (1.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (1.88%) GMP
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 172 (64.66%) Active Directory
2 85 (31.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (18.05%) VMware ESX
4 45 (16.92%) Hyper-V
5 34 (12.78%) XenApp
5 34 (12.78%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (12.41%) vSphere
7 15 (5.64%) Terminal Services
8 9 (3.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.13%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.13%) Firmware
9 3 (1.13%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.13%) Xen
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 53 (19.92%) SCCM
2 20 (7.52%) SCOM
3 16 (6.02%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.26%) Nagios
5 5 (1.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.38%) WSUS
6 1 (0.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 169 (63.53%) VMware
2 153 (57.52%) Microsoft
3 100 (37.59%) Citrix
4 54 (20.30%) Cisco
5 27 (10.15%) Intel
6 18 (6.77%) HP
7 11 (4.14%) Dell
8 9 (3.38%) Oracle
8 9 (3.38%) SAP
8 9 (3.38%) Avaya
8 9 (3.38%) Fujitsu
9 8 (3.01%) Apple
10 6 (2.26%) Sophos
10 6 (2.26%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.88%) Symantec
11 5 (1.88%) WatchGuard
12 4 (1.50%) Juniper
13 3 (1.13%) NetApp
13 3 (1.13%) LANDesk
13 3 (1.13%) Brocade
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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