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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 132 143 160
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 142 138 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.88% 1.72% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 5.78% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 119 125 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
2378 2389 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.42% 29.74% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 1924 1816
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 27 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 27 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
(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
Bedfordshire -4 41 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hertfordshire -10 40 £34,000 -32.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +26 36 £40,000 -9.60% 2
Essex -19 10 £61,000 +52.50% 1
Suffolk +5 8 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Norfolk +9 7 £28,500 -18.57%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 235 (86.08%) Windows
3 177 (64.84%) Active Directory
4 171 (62.64%) VMware
5 157 (57.51%) Microsoft
6 126 (46.15%) MCSA
7 119 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 116 (42.49%) SQL Server
9 110 (40.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 98 (35.90%) Citrix
11 93 (34.07%) ITIL
12 90 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 84 (30.77%) MS Exchange
14 79 (28.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 76 (27.84%) SQL
16 75 (27.47%) SharePoint
17 72 (26.37%) PowerShell
18 70 (25.64%) MCP
19 69 (25.27%) MS Excel
20 68 (24.91%) MCITP
21 63 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 59 (21.61%) Office 365
23 57 (20.88%) Cisco
24 55 (20.15%) SCCM
25 54 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2010
26 53 (19.41%) SAN
27 52 (19.05%) VMware ESX
28 50 (18.32%) Firewall
29 48 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
29 48 (17.58%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 84 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 75 (27.47%) SharePoint
3 54 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (14.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (7.33%) Lync
7 18 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (4.03%) IIS
9 10 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (2.93%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 69 (25.27%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.16%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) Mingle
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 59 (21.61%) Office 365
2 32 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.73%) SaaS
4 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (19.41%) SAN
2 50 (18.32%) Firewall
3 46 (16.85%) DNS
3 46 (16.85%) WAN
4 41 (15.02%) DHCP
5 40 (14.65%) TCP/IP
6 33 (12.09%) LAN
7 16 (5.86%) VoIP
7 16 (5.86%) Internet
8 12 (4.40%) iSCSI
9 11 (4.03%) Network Security
10 10 (3.66%) VLAN
10 10 (3.66%) NAS
11 7 (2.56%) VPN
12 6 (2.20%) SNMP
13 5 (1.83%) Skype
13 5 (1.83%) SSL
13 5 (1.83%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (42.49%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.83%) MySQL
8 4 (1.47%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.47%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.47%) NUnit
1 4 (1.47%) TeamCity
1 4 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.47%) MSTest
1 4 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (12.09%) Finance
2 12 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.03%) Legal
4 8 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.83%) Games
5 5 (1.83%) Retail
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Automotive
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (17.22%) Analyst
2 33 (12.09%) Support Analyst
3 30 (10.99%) Support Engineer
4 29 (10.62%) Consultant
5 24 (8.79%) Technical Support
6 23 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 20 (7.33%) Administrator
9 18 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
10 14 (5.13%) Head of IT
11 13 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
11 13 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (4.40%) IT Support
13 11 (4.03%) Systems Support
13 11 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
13 11 (4.03%) Technical Support Engineer
14 10 (3.66%) Team Leader
14 10 (3.66%) Server Support Analyst
14 10 (3.66%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.13%) Web Services
2 7 (2.56%) .NET
3 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.47%) HTML
3 4 (1.47%) CSS
3 4 (1.47%) Silverlight
3 4 (1.47%) RESTful
3 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.37%) COM
4 1 (0.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.79%) Management Information System
2 22 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 20 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.40%) Clustering
5 11 (4.03%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.66%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.93%) BYOD
8 7 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (2.56%) Replication
9 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.83%) HP StoreVirtual
10 4 (1.47%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.47%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.47%) NHS
10 4 (1.47%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.73%) DTV
11 2 (0.73%) Statistics
12 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 235 (86.08%) Windows
2 119 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (40.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 79 (28.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (13.19%) Linux
6 22 (8.06%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.66%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.30%) UNIX
9 8 (2.93%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.20%) Android
12 5 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.83%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.47%) CentOS
14 3 (1.10%) Debian
14 3 (1.10%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (34.07%) ITIL
2 35 (12.82%) Migration
3 33 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (9.89%) Project Management
5 22 (8.06%) PRINCE2
6 21 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 20 (7.33%) Server Building
8 19 (6.96%) High Availability
9 17 (6.23%) Mentoring
10 16 (5.86%) CRM
11 14 (5.13%) Strategic Management
11 14 (5.13%) Waterfall
11 14 (5.13%) SDLC
12 13 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.30%) Project Planning
15 8 (2.93%) Release Management
15 8 (2.93%) Security Architecture
15 8 (2.93%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (2.93%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 76 (27.84%) SQL
2 72 (26.37%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.13%) VB
4 8 (2.93%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.83%) VBA
5 5 (1.83%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.47%) C#
7 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.73%) VBScript
8 2 (0.73%) Java
8 2 (0.73%) C
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 273 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 126 (46.15%) MCSA
3 70 (25.64%) MCP
4 68 (24.91%) MCITP
5 63 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 48 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (16.85%) CCNA
8 35 (12.82%) Degree
9 23 (8.42%) VCP5
10 17 (6.23%) CCA
10 17 (6.23%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (5.13%) CCNP
11 14 (5.13%) MCTS
12 7 (2.56%) ISACA
12 7 (2.56%) CISSP
13 6 (2.20%) VCAP
14 5 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.47%) A+ Certification
15 4 (1.47%) MCSD
16 3 (1.10%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.82%) SLA
2 5 (1.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (1.83%) GMP
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 177 (64.84%) Active Directory
2 90 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (19.05%) VMware ESX
4 48 (17.58%) Hyper-V
5 35 (12.82%) XenApp
5 35 (12.82%) vSphere
5 35 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (5.13%) Terminal Services
7 10 (3.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.47%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.10%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.10%) Firmware
9 3 (1.10%) Xen
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 55 (20.15%) SCCM
2 20 (7.33%) SCOM
3 18 (6.59%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.20%) Nagios
5 4 (1.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.37%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) SCSM
Vendors
1 171 (62.64%) VMware
2 157 (57.51%) Microsoft
3 98 (35.90%) Citrix
4 57 (20.88%) Cisco
5 32 (11.72%) Intel
6 20 (7.33%) HP
7 12 (4.40%) Dell
8 11 (4.03%) Oracle
9 10 (3.66%) Apple
9 10 (3.66%) Fujitsu
10 9 (3.30%) SAP
10 9 (3.30%) Avaya
11 6 (2.20%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.20%) Sophos
12 5 (1.83%) WatchGuard
13 4 (1.47%) Juniper
14 3 (1.10%) NetApp
14 3 (1.10%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.10%) Symantec
14 3 (1.10%) Websense
Royston, Hertfordshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow, Health + Pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Flint IT Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago