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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 144 140 146
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 124 105 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.61% 1.46% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 5.06% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 111 89 125
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,902 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.31% +13.61%
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
2377 2075 2719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.85% 28.76% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 1726 2355
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +15 45 £45,500 +46.77% 5
Bedfordshire +14 40 £34,250 -13.83% 2
Cambridgeshire -12 24 £47,500 +40.74% 4
Essex -11 18 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Suffolk -5 5 £38,750 +3.33%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 231 (84.62%) Windows
3 164 (60.07%) VMware
4 152 (55.68%) Microsoft
5 137 (50.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 115 (42.12%) Active Directory
7 112 (41.03%) Firewall
8 106 (38.83%) MS Exchange
9 100 (36.63%) MS Excel
9 100 (36.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 100 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 93 (34.07%) DNS
11 92 (33.70%) MCITP
12 89 (32.60%) SAN
13 85 (31.14%) Citrix
14 76 (27.84%) VPN
15 75 (27.47%) Hyper-V
16 74 (27.11%) Cisco
17 72 (26.37%) Cisco Certification
18 70 (25.64%) CCNA
18 70 (25.64%) LAN
18 70 (25.64%) ITIL
19 68 (24.91%) SQL
20 67 (24.54%) TCP/IP
21 66 (24.18%) DHCP
22 65 (23.81%) SQL Server
23 64 (23.44%) MCP
23 64 (23.44%) WAN
24 63 (23.08%) MCSA
25 62 (22.71%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 106 (38.83%) MS Exchange
2 62 (22.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (16.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 40 (14.65%) Lotus Domino
6 36 (13.19%) SharePoint
7 34 (12.45%) Lync
8 32 (11.72%) IIS
9 29 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (2.20%) SAS
13 5 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (1.10%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 100 (36.63%) MS Excel
2 50 (18.32%) MS Office
3 7 (2.56%) Mingle
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.66%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.79%) Office 365
2 15 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (41.03%) Firewall
2 93 (34.07%) DNS
3 89 (32.60%) SAN
4 76 (27.84%) VPN
5 70 (25.64%) LAN
6 67 (24.54%) TCP/IP
7 66 (24.18%) DHCP
8 64 (23.44%) WAN
9 37 (13.55%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (6.59%) VLAN
10 18 (6.59%) HTTP
11 16 (5.86%) Internet
12 15 (5.49%) HTTPS
13 14 (5.13%) Network Security
14 13 (4.76%) NAS
14 13 (4.76%) SSL
15 12 (4.40%) Reverse Proxy
16 11 (4.03%) MPLS
17 10 (3.66%) BIG-IP
18 9 (3.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.56%) RavenDB
5 7 (2.56%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.73%) DTS
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 7 (2.56%) NUnit
1 7 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 7 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.56%) MSTest
1 7 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (9.16%) Finance
2 6 (2.20%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.83%) Legal
4 3 (1.10%) Dutch Language
5 2 (0.73%) Electronics
5 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (18.32%) Support Engineer
2 46 (16.85%) 3rd Line Support
3 42 (15.38%) Analyst
4 41 (15.02%) Administrator
5 39 (14.29%) Network Support
6 38 (13.92%) Network Engineer
7 37 (13.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 33 (12.09%) Support Analyst
9 28 (10.26%) Consultant
10 27 (9.89%) PC Support
10 27 (9.89%) PC Engineer
11 20 (7.33%) Network Analyst
12 19 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (6.96%) Network Support Analyst
13 17 (6.23%) Server Engineer
14 16 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
14 16 (5.86%) Network Support Engineer
15 15 (5.49%) Server Support
15 15 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
16 14 (5.13%) PC Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.42%) Web Services
2 16 (5.86%) .NET
3 7 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (2.56%) CSS
3 7 (2.56%) Silverlight
3 7 (2.56%) RESTful
3 7 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (2.56%) HTML
4 6 (2.20%) ADSI
5 4 (1.47%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.37%) LAMP
6 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.37%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.48%) Blackberry
2 37 (13.55%) SecurID
3 16 (5.86%) Clustering
4 11 (4.03%) Statistics
5 9 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.56%) Replication
7 6 (2.20%) PKI
8 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.83%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.10%) Firmware
11 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 231 (84.62%) Windows
2 137 (50.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (36.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (22.34%) Windows 7
5 40 (14.65%) Windows Phone 8
5 40 (14.65%) Windows Phone
5 40 (14.65%) Android
6 38 (13.92%) Linux
7 37 (13.55%) VMS
8 35 (12.82%) Windows XP
9 34 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (6.96%) UNIX
11 17 (6.23%) Windows Vista
12 11 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (3.66%) CentOS
14 4 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.73%) Debian
16 2 (0.73%) AIX
16 2 (0.73%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (25.64%) ITIL
2 32 (11.72%) Migration
3 23 (8.42%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 19 (6.96%) PRINCE2
6 18 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (5.86%) Incident Management
7 16 (5.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (5.13%) Project Management
9 13 (4.76%) ERP
10 12 (4.40%) Database Security
10 12 (4.40%) Release Management
11 10 (3.66%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.30%) Change Control
13 8 (2.93%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (2.56%) CQRS
14 7 (2.56%) BDD
14 7 (2.56%) Unit Testing
14 7 (2.56%) TDD
14 7 (2.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.91%) SQL
2 43 (15.75%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 8 (2.93%) VB
5 7 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.56%) VBScript
5 7 (2.56%) C#
6 5 (1.83%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.37%) PHP
7 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 273 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (33.70%) MCITP
3 72 (26.37%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (25.64%) CCNA
5 64 (23.44%) MCP
6 63 (23.08%) MCSA
7 44 (16.12%) MCTS
8 41 (15.02%) CCNP
9 40 (14.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (7.33%) Degree
11 17 (6.23%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (5.86%) VCAP
13 15 (5.49%) Citrix Certification
14 14 (5.13%) NCDA
14 14 (5.13%) NCIE
15 12 (4.40%) CCSP
15 12 (4.40%) CCIP
16 10 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (2.56%) CCA
17 7 (2.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 115 (42.12%) Active Directory
2 100 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (27.47%) Hyper-V
4 56 (20.51%) vSphere
5 40 (14.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 34 (12.45%) XenApp
7 24 (8.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (7.69%) XenDesktop
9 18 (6.59%) VMware ESX
10 14 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (4.40%) KVM
11 12 (4.40%) Terminal Services
12 9 (3.30%) XenServer
13 8 (2.93%) Forefront TMG
14 7 (2.56%) UAG
14 7 (2.56%) ISA Server
14 7 (2.56%) NFS
15 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 43 (15.75%) Backup Exec
2 37 (13.55%) McAfee ePO
3 26 (9.52%) SCCM
4 8 (2.93%) SCOM
5 7 (2.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 5 (1.83%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.83%) HP SIM
6 5 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (1.83%) MOM
7 4 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.73%) WSUS
10 1 (0.37%) MIIS
10 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.37%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 164 (60.07%) VMware
2 152 (55.68%) Microsoft
3 85 (31.14%) Citrix
4 74 (27.11%) Cisco
5 50 (18.32%) Symantec
6 40 (14.65%) Lotus
6 40 (14.65%) McAfee
7 37 (13.55%) Clearswift
8 28 (10.26%) HP
9 23 (8.42%) Dell
10 18 (6.59%) IBM
11 17 (6.23%) NetApp
12 14 (5.13%) Oracle
13 13 (4.76%) CheckPoint
14 12 (4.40%) EMC
15 10 (3.66%) F5
16 9 (3.30%) Juniper
17 8 (2.93%) Veeam
18 7 (2.56%) WatchGuard
19 6 (2.20%) CA
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