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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 187 141 153
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 63 144 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 1.88% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 6.01% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61 121 124
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1885 2398 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.60% 31.26% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 2033 1927
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,007 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Hertfordshire +17 35 £55,000 +61.76% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 20 £40,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -15 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Suffolk -1 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Essex -7 2 £52,500 -13.93%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 125 (75.76%) Windows
3 92 (55.76%) Microsoft
4 88 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 88 (53.33%) VMware
5 78 (47.27%) Windows Server
6 70 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (36.97%) MS Exchange
8 54 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 51 (30.91%) MCSA
10 48 (29.09%) Office 365
11 47 (28.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 47 (28.48%) MCITP
12 45 (27.27%) Hyper-V
12 45 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (26.67%) Citrix
14 42 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
15 36 (21.82%) ITIL
15 36 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 36 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
16 35 (21.21%) CCNA
17 34 (20.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 33 (20.00%) Cisco
19 32 (19.39%) Skype for Business
20 31 (18.79%) Exchange Server 2007
21 30 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 30 (18.18%) Linux
21 30 (18.18%) SharePoint
22 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
22 29 (17.58%) SQL Server

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 61 (36.97%) MS Exchange
2 36 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 36 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (19.39%) Skype for Business
4 31 (18.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 12 (7.27%) IIS
7 8 (4.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.21%) Confluence
12 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.61%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 48 (29.09%) Office 365
2 47 (28.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.15%) SAN
2 23 (13.94%) Firewall
3 20 (12.12%) LAN
3 20 (12.12%) WAN
4 19 (11.52%) VPN
5 16 (9.70%) DNS
5 16 (9.70%) TCP/IP
6 14 (8.48%) DHCP
6 14 (8.48%) Wireshark
7 13 (7.88%) VLAN
8 11 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 11 (6.67%) SSL
9 10 (6.06%) NetScaler
9 10 (6.06%) Skype
10 9 (5.45%) NAS
10 9 (5.45%) Network Security
11 6 (3.64%) Internet
12 4 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.42%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) MS Access
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.06%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Legal
3 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.21%) Back Office
4 2 (1.21%) Billing
4 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (29.09%) Consultant
2 26 (15.76%) Technical Consultant
3 25 (15.15%) Office 365 Consultant
4 24 (14.55%) Cloud Consultant
4 24 (14.55%) Support Engineer
5 22 (13.33%) Azure Consultant
6 18 (10.91%) Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (9.70%) Microsoft Consultant
9 15 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (8.48%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (8.48%) Security Analyst
10 14 (8.48%) Security Operations Analyst
11 13 (7.88%) Administrator
11 13 (7.88%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
13 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 8 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.64%) Web Services
2 4 (2.42%) .NET
3 2 (1.21%) LAMP
4 1 (0.61%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.61%) Java EE
4 1 (0.61%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.24%) Replication
3 5 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.03%) Clustering
3 5 (3.03%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.42%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.21%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.21%) Fintech
6 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.21%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.21%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) CMDB
7 1 (0.61%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.61%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 125 (75.76%) Windows
2 78 (47.27%) Windows Server
3 70 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (20.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (18.18%) Linux
7 19 (11.52%) Unix
8 10 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.85%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.21%) Android
10 2 (1.21%) CentOS
10 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.61%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.82%) ITIL
2 20 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
2 20 (12.12%) Risk Management
3 16 (9.70%) Migration
3 16 (9.70%) Presales
4 15 (9.09%) Information Security
5 14 (8.48%) Security Operations
5 14 (8.48%) SIEM
6 12 (7.27%) TOGAF
7 9 (5.45%) ITIL V3
7 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.45%) Security Architecture
7 9 (5.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (4.85%) BCP
8 8 (4.85%) High Availability
8 8 (4.85%) Line Management
8 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.85%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.85%) Workflow
9 7 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.12%) SQL
2 15 (9.09%) C
2 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 14 (8.48%) Python
3 14 (8.48%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.03%) VBA
5 3 (1.82%) C++
6 2 (1.21%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) C#
7 1 (0.61%) Java
7 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (30.91%) MCSA
3 47 (28.48%) MCITP
4 42 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (21.21%) CCNA
6 30 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (12.73%) CISSP
8 19 (11.52%) CCNP
8 19 (11.52%) MCP
9 17 (10.30%) MCTS
10 15 (9.09%) Degree
10 15 (9.09%) SANS
11 14 (8.48%) CEH
11 14 (8.48%) CISM
11 14 (8.48%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (8.48%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (8.48%) Security+ Certification
12 10 (6.06%) CCA
13 7 (4.24%) MCDST
14 6 (3.64%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) SLA
2 9 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.45%) ISO27002
3 6 (3.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 45 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 45 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.58%) vSphere
4 24 (14.55%) XenApp
5 16 (9.70%) Terminal Services
6 13 (7.88%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (7.27%) VMware ESX
7 12 (7.27%) XenDesktop
8 9 (5.45%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (3.03%) Xen
12 4 (2.42%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.82%) XenServer
14 2 (1.21%) ISA Server
14 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (9.09%) SCOM
2 14 (8.48%) Nessus
2 14 (8.48%) QRadar
2 14 (8.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (2.42%) SCCM
4 2 (1.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
5 1 (0.61%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (55.76%) Microsoft
2 88 (53.33%) VMware
3 44 (26.67%) Citrix
4 33 (20.00%) Cisco
5 27 (16.36%) HP
6 20 (12.12%) IBM
7 16 (9.70%) Symantec
8 14 (8.48%) ArcSight
8 14 (8.48%) Red Hat
8 14 (8.48%) SolarWinds
8 14 (8.48%) Splunk
9 7 (4.24%) Veeam
10 6 (3.64%) Apple
10 6 (3.64%) NetApp
11 5 (3.03%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.03%) AppSense
11 5 (3.03%) Dell
11 5 (3.03%) Fujitsu
11 5 (3.03%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.42%) EMC
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