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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 161 142 153
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 106 126 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.44% 1.64% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 5.30% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
2307 2377 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 30.93% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1856 1695
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 £27,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bedfordshire +3 29 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 25 £40,000 -15.78%
Hertfordshire -30 25 £32,500 -32.98% 5
Essex -15 12 £40,000 - 3
Norfolk +16 11 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Suffolk -1 4 £41,750 +7.74% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 190 (83.33%) Windows
3 138 (60.53%) Microsoft
4 133 (58.33%) VMware
5 130 (57.02%) Active Directory
6 94 (41.23%) MCSA
7 92 (40.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 86 (37.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 84 (36.84%) ITIL
9 84 (36.84%) SQL Server
10 81 (35.53%) Citrix
10 81 (35.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 80 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (31.14%) MS Exchange
13 59 (25.88%) SQL
14 58 (25.44%) MCP
15 57 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 57 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 54 (23.68%) Office 365
17 50 (21.93%) VMware ESX
17 50 (21.93%) TCP/IP
18 49 (21.49%) SAN
18 49 (21.49%) Firewall
19 48 (21.05%) Cisco
20 47 (20.61%) Hyper-V
21 46 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
21 46 (20.18%) DNS
22 45 (19.74%) MCITP
23 44 (19.30%) CCNA
23 44 (19.30%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 71 (31.14%) MS Exchange
2 46 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (19.30%) SharePoint
4 37 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (8.33%) Lync
7 18 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (3.51%) IIS
9 8 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (3.07%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.32%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.44%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.68%) Office 365
2 33 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.93%) TCP/IP
2 49 (21.49%) SAN
2 49 (21.49%) Firewall
3 46 (20.18%) DNS
4 43 (18.86%) WAN
5 42 (18.42%) DHCP
6 38 (16.67%) LAN
7 13 (5.70%) VoIP
7 13 (5.70%) Internet
8 12 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 11 (4.82%) NAS
10 10 (4.39%) Network Security
11 9 (3.95%) VPN
12 6 (2.63%) SSL
12 6 (2.63%) VLAN
13 5 (2.19%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.19%) Skype
14 4 (1.75%) SNMP
15 2 (0.88%) PBX
15 2 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.75%) MySQL
8 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.32%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.32%) Big Data
9 2 (0.88%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.88%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
1 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.88%) MSTest
1 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.88%) NUnit
2 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 25 (10.96%) Finance
2 17 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.70%) Legal
4 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.75%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Retail
7 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (11.84%) Analyst
2 26 (11.40%) Consultant
3 24 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 21 (9.21%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.77%) Support Analyst
6 18 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.58%) Team Leader
8 15 (6.58%) Administrator
9 14 (6.14%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (6.14%) IT Support
10 11 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.82%) Technical Support Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) Project Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) DBA
11 10 (4.39%) Virtualisation Consultant
12 9 (3.95%) Systems Support
12 9 (3.95%) Technical Support Analyst
13 8 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) Web Services
2 3 (1.32%) Java EE
2 3 (1.32%) .NET
2 3 (1.32%) STL
3 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.88%) HTML
3 2 (0.88%) CSS
3 2 (0.88%) Silverlight
3 2 (0.88%) RESTful
3 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.21%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.70%) Clustering
4 11 (4.82%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.51%) Replication
5 8 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.63%) HP StoreVirtual
6 6 (2.63%) BYOD
6 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.75%) NHS
9 3 (1.32%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.88%) DTV
11 1 (0.44%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) Statistics
11 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 190 (83.33%) Windows
2 92 (40.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (37.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (35.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (15.35%) Linux
6 20 (8.77%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.95%) Android
7 9 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 9 (3.95%) UNIX
7 9 (3.95%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.07%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.07%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.75%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.88%) CentOS
11 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.88%) Debian
12 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.84%) ITIL
2 38 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (13.60%) Migration
4 22 (9.65%) PRINCE2
5 21 (9.21%) Server Building
6 20 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 19 (8.33%) Project Management
8 18 (7.89%) High Availability
9 13 (5.70%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.39%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (4.39%) CRM
12 9 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (3.51%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.51%) Security Architecture
13 8 (3.51%) Release Management
13 8 (3.51%) Strategic Management
13 8 (3.51%) SDLC
14 7 (3.07%) Information Security
14 7 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (25.88%) SQL
2 44 (19.30%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.51%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.63%) VB
4 6 (2.63%) VBA
5 5 (2.19%) C#
6 4 (1.75%) C++
6 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.75%) C
7 3 (1.32%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.32%) Java
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 228 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (41.23%) MCSA
3 58 (25.44%) MCP
4 57 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 45 (19.74%) MCITP
6 44 (19.30%) CCNA
6 44 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (12.28%) Degree
8 23 (10.09%) VCP5
9 16 (7.02%) CCA
9 16 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (6.14%) CCNP
11 10 (4.39%) CISSP
12 8 (3.51%) VCAP
13 7 (3.07%) ISACA
14 6 (2.63%) MCTS
15 5 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.75%) MCDBA
17 3 (1.32%) SSCP
17 3 (1.32%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.84%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (1.75%) GMP
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (57.02%) Active Directory
2 80 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (21.93%) VMware ESX
4 47 (20.61%) Hyper-V
5 33 (14.47%) vSphere
6 32 (14.04%) XenApp
7 20 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (5.26%) Terminal Services
9 9 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.75%) Firmware
10 4 (1.75%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.32%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.32%) Xen
11 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (13.16%) SCCM
2 14 (6.14%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.19%) Nagios
3 5 (2.19%) SCOM
4 2 (0.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 138 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 133 (58.33%) VMware
3 81 (35.53%) Citrix
4 48 (21.05%) Cisco
5 35 (15.35%) Intel
6 20 (8.77%) HP
7 13 (5.70%) Dell
8 12 (5.26%) Fujitsu
9 11 (4.82%) Apple
10 10 (4.39%) SonicWALL
11 9 (3.95%) Oracle
12 6 (2.63%) Avaya
13 4 (1.75%) Juniper
13 4 (1.75%) Sophos
13 4 (1.75%) WatchGuard
14 3 (1.32%) Veeam
14 3 (1.32%) Websense
14 3 (1.32%) NetApp
14 3 (1.32%) SAP
15 2 (0.88%) Veritas
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