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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 152 145 148
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 115 99 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.52% 1.39% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.92% 4.77% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 101 81 140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
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
2339 2076 2750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.84% 29.08% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1819 1731 2366
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,928 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 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 19 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 +17 45 £42,500 +39.34% 2
Bedfordshire +2 29 £32,500 -12.16%
Cambridgeshire -4 24 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Essex -9 20 £37,500 -11.76%
Suffolk +3 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 255 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 213 (83.53%) Windows
3 161 (63.14%) VMware
4 146 (57.25%) Microsoft
5 132 (51.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 111 (43.53%) Active Directory
7 99 (38.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 98 (38.43%) MS Exchange
9 94 (36.86%) MS Excel
10 93 (36.47%) Firewall
11 91 (35.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 88 (34.51%) MCITP
13 80 (31.37%) Citrix
14 77 (30.20%) DNS
15 75 (29.41%) SAN
16 72 (28.24%) ITIL
17 71 (27.84%) Hyper-V
18 63 (24.71%) Cisco
19 61 (23.92%) MCSA
19 61 (23.92%) SQL Server
19 61 (23.92%) Exchange Server 2010
20 60 (23.53%) LAN
20 60 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
20 60 (23.53%) VPN
21 59 (23.14%) SQL
22 58 (22.75%) CCNA
23 56 (21.96%) MCP
23 56 (21.96%) TCP/IP
23 56 (21.96%) Windows 7
24 55 (21.57%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 98 (38.43%) MS Exchange
2 61 (23.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (20.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (16.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 37 (14.51%) Lync
6 35 (13.73%) Lotus Domino
7 33 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 29 (11.37%) SharePoint
8 29 (11.37%) IIS
9 27 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.57%) SAS
13 3 (1.18%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (36.86%) MS Excel
2 45 (17.65%) MS Office
3 7 (2.75%) Mingle
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.63%) Office 365
2 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (36.47%) Firewall
2 77 (30.20%) DNS
3 75 (29.41%) SAN
4 60 (23.53%) VPN
4 60 (23.53%) LAN
5 56 (21.96%) TCP/IP
6 55 (21.57%) WAN
7 54 (21.18%) DHCP
8 33 (12.94%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (6.67%) VLAN
10 15 (5.88%) HTTP
11 12 (4.71%) VoIP
11 12 (4.71%) HTTPS
12 11 (4.31%) Network Security
12 11 (4.31%) NAS
12 11 (4.31%) MPLS
13 10 (3.92%) BIG-IP
13 10 (3.92%) SSL
14 9 (3.53%) Internet
15 7 (2.75%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.75%) RavenDB
4 7 (2.75%) Neo4j
5 6 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.78%) DTS
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (2.75%) NUnit
1 7 (2.75%) TeamCity
1 7 (2.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.75%) MSTest
1 7 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (9.02%) Finance
2 5 (1.96%) Legal
3 4 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.18%) Dutch Language
5 2 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (18.43%) Support Engineer
2 42 (16.47%) 3rd Line Support
3 39 (15.29%) Analyst
4 35 (13.73%) Administrator
5 34 (13.33%) Network Support
6 33 (12.94%) Network Engineer
7 32 (12.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (10.98%) Support Analyst
9 27 (10.59%) Consultant
10 22 (8.63%) PC Support
10 22 (8.63%) PC Engineer
11 17 (6.67%) Network Analyst
12 16 (6.27%) Network Support Analyst
13 14 (5.49%) Network Support Engineer
14 13 (5.10%) Server Engineer
14 13 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (4.71%) Server Support
15 12 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
15 12 (4.71%) PC Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.27%) .NET
2 13 (5.10%) Web Services
3 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (2.75%) CSS
3 7 (2.75%) HTML
3 7 (2.75%) Silverlight
3 7 (2.75%) RESTful
3 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (2.75%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (2.35%) X-Windows
5 4 (1.57%) ADSI
6 1 (0.39%) LAMP
6 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.39%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.08%) Blackberry
2 32 (12.55%) SecurID
3 20 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.88%) Clustering
5 11 (4.31%) Statistics
6 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.75%) Replication
8 6 (2.35%) PKI
9 5 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.96%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.18%) Firmware
11 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 213 (83.53%) Windows
2 132 (51.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (35.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (21.96%) Windows 7
5 37 (14.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (14.12%) Android
7 35 (13.73%) Windows Phone 8
7 35 (13.73%) Windows Phone
8 33 (12.94%) Windows XP
9 32 (12.55%) VMS
10 31 (12.16%) Linux
11 15 (5.88%) UNIX
12 14 (5.49%) Windows Vista
13 10 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (3.53%) CentOS
15 4 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (1.18%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.78%) AIX
18 1 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (28.24%) ITIL
2 30 (11.76%) Migration
3 22 (8.63%) Service Delivery
4 21 (8.24%) PRINCE2
5 19 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 17 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 16 (6.27%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (5.88%) Project Management
9 13 (5.10%) ERP
10 12 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (4.31%) Change Control
11 11 (4.31%) Database Security
12 10 (3.92%) Software Engineering
13 8 (3.14%) Identity Management
14 7 (2.75%) MVC
14 7 (2.75%) OOP
14 7 (2.75%) TDD
14 7 (2.75%) CQRS
14 7 (2.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.14%) SQL
2 36 (14.12%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.14%) Shell Script
3 8 (3.14%) VB
4 7 (2.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.75%) C#
5 6 (2.35%) VBScript
6 5 (1.96%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.39%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 255 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (34.51%) MCITP
3 61 (23.92%) MCSA
4 60 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (22.75%) CCNA
6 56 (21.96%) MCP
7 44 (17.25%) MCTS
8 37 (14.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (12.94%) CCNP
10 17 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (6.67%) Degree
11 15 (5.88%) VCAP
12 14 (5.49%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (4.71%) NCDA
13 12 (4.71%) NCIE
14 10 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (3.53%) CCSP
15 9 (3.53%) CCIP
16 7 (2.75%) MCSD
16 7 (2.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.39%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (43.53%) Active Directory
2 99 (38.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (27.84%) Hyper-V
4 49 (19.22%) vSphere
5 35 (13.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 29 (11.37%) XenApp
7 22 (8.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (7.45%) VMware ESX
8 19 (7.45%) XenDesktop
9 10 (3.92%) XenServer
10 9 (3.53%) Terminal Services
11 8 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (2.75%) NFS
12 7 (2.75%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (2.35%) UAG
13 6 (2.35%) ISA Server
13 6 (2.35%) KVM
14 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 38 (14.90%) Backup Exec
2 32 (12.55%) McAfee ePO
3 24 (9.41%) SCCM
4 7 (2.75%) SCOM
4 7 (2.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (1.96%) HP SIM
6 5 (1.96%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.96%) MOM
6 5 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.78%) MIIS
7 2 (0.78%) WSUS
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 161 (63.14%) VMware
2 146 (57.25%) Microsoft
3 80 (31.37%) Citrix
4 63 (24.71%) Cisco
5 47 (18.43%) Symantec
6 35 (13.73%) Lotus
6 35 (13.73%) McAfee
7 32 (12.55%) Clearswift
8 26 (10.20%) HP
9 21 (8.24%) Dell
10 18 (7.06%) IBM
11 15 (5.88%) NetApp
12 14 (5.49%) CheckPoint
13 13 (5.10%) Oracle
14 10 (3.92%) EMC
14 10 (3.92%) F5
15 9 (3.53%) Veeam
16 7 (2.75%) Juniper
17 6 (2.35%) CA
17 6 (2.35%) SolarWinds
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