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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 143 172 134
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 120 93 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.72% 1.29% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.84% 4.36% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 109 82 120
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
2055 2135 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.46% 29.69% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1696 1691
Average salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +21 32 £26,000 -3.70% 5
Hertfordshire +1 32 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Essex +11 28 £26,250 -12.50% 4
Bedfordshire +11 21 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk -16 5 £65,000 +51.16%
Norfolk +8 2 £33,500 +11.66%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 237 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 171 (72.15%) Windows
3 166 (70.04%) Microsoft
4 159 (67.09%) VMware
5 119 (50.21%) Active Directory
6 107 (45.15%) MCSA
7 100 (42.19%) Windows Server
8 84 (35.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 82 (34.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 81 (34.18%) MS Exchange
11 78 (32.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 72 (30.38%) Office 365
13 66 (27.85%) Hyper-V
13 66 (27.85%) Citrix
14 65 (27.43%) MS Excel
15 62 (26.16%) Firewall
15 62 (26.16%) MCITP
16 54 (22.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 54 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 54 (22.78%) MS Office
16 54 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
17 52 (21.94%) TCP/IP
18 50 (21.10%) Exchange Server 2010
19 48 (20.25%) CCNA
20 47 (19.83%) SQL Server
20 47 (19.83%) SharePoint
21 45 (18.99%) vSphere
22 43 (18.14%) Intel
23 41 (17.30%) SAN
24 39 (16.46%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 81 (34.18%) MS Exchange
2 50 (21.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (19.83%) SharePoint
4 39 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (11.39%) Skype for Business
6 25 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (9.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (8.02%) Apache Pig
9 17 (7.17%) IIS
10 14 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 65 (27.43%) MS Excel
2 54 (22.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 72 (30.38%) Office 365
2 31 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (26.16%) Firewall
2 52 (21.94%) TCP/IP
3 41 (17.30%) SAN
4 30 (12.66%) LAN
4 30 (12.66%) WAN
5 26 (10.97%) DNS
6 24 (10.13%) DHCP
7 21 (8.86%) VPN
8 17 (7.17%) SSL
9 16 (6.75%) NAS
10 14 (5.91%) VLAN
11 12 (5.06%) VoIP
12 10 (4.22%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.95%) Intranet
14 6 (2.53%) HTTPS
15 5 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
16 4 (1.69%) ADSL
16 4 (1.69%) VDSL
17 3 (1.27%) Wireless
17 3 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.02%) Apache Hive
2 19 (8.02%) Big Data
2 19 (8.02%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.42%) dBASE
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.42%) MS Access
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (11.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.95%) Finance
3 2 (0.84%) Banking
3 2 (0.84%) Publishing
4 1 (0.42%) Back Office
4 1 (0.42%) Legal
4 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (16.46%) Support Engineer
2 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Engineer
3 27 (11.39%) Consultant
4 22 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (8.02%) Analyst
5 19 (8.02%) Technical Leader
6 18 (7.59%) Software Engineer
7 16 (6.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (6.75%) Help Desk Support
7 16 (6.75%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 15 (6.33%) IT Engineer
8 15 (6.33%) VMware Engineer
8 15 (6.33%) Windows Engineer
9 14 (5.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 13 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (5.49%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (5.06%) Administrator
11 12 (5.06%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.02%) Java EE
1 19 (8.02%) STL
2 2 (0.84%) COM
3 1 (0.42%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) Middleware
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.44%) Driving Licence
2 18 (7.59%) Cybercrime
3 16 (6.75%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.64%) Replication
5 10 (4.22%) Blackberry
5 10 (4.22%) HP StoreVirtual
5 10 (4.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.95%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.95%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.53%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.53%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.69%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.27%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.84%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.84%) PKI
12 2 (0.84%) Statistics
12 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 171 (72.15%) Windows
2 100 (42.19%) Windows Server
3 84 (35.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (34.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (15.61%) Linux
7 29 (12.24%) Windows 8
8 21 (8.86%) Android
8 21 (8.86%) Windows 7
9 19 (8.02%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.69%) Unix
11 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.42%) Debian
12 1 (0.42%) SUSE
12 1 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.46%) ITIL
2 35 (14.77%) Mentoring
3 30 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (10.13%) Software Engineering
5 21 (8.86%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (8.02%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (8.02%) Ethical Hacking
6 19 (8.02%) Mobile Development
6 19 (8.02%) Multithreading
6 19 (8.02%) Reverse Engineering
7 16 (6.75%) Coaching
8 15 (6.33%) Presales
9 14 (5.91%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.49%) Business Continuity
11 9 (3.80%) Patch Management
12 8 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.38%) Data Security
12 8 (3.38%) Logistics
12 8 (3.38%) Server Building
12 8 (3.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.08%) PowerShell
2 26 (10.97%) C
3 25 (10.55%) SQL
4 19 (8.02%) C#
4 19 (8.02%) C++
4 19 (8.02%) Java
4 19 (8.02%) Objective-C
5 10 (4.22%) Bash Shell
5 10 (4.22%) VBA
6 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.84%) Python
8 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 237 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (45.15%) MCSA
3 62 (26.16%) MCITP
4 54 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (22.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 48 (20.25%) CCNA
6 37 (15.61%) MCP
7 29 (12.24%) VCAP
8 24 (10.13%) MCDST
9 22 (9.28%) CISSP
9 22 (9.28%) SANS
10 20 (8.44%) Degree
11 19 (8.02%) GIAC
11 19 (8.02%) Linux+ Certification
11 19 (8.02%) SSCP
12 18 (7.59%) VCP5
13 11 (4.64%) Security Cleared
14 10 (4.22%) MCTS
15 8 (3.38%) CCA
15 8 (3.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.02%) SLA
2 7 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.84%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 119 (50.21%) Active Directory
2 78 (32.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (27.85%) Hyper-V
4 45 (18.99%) vSphere
5 29 (12.24%) XenApp
6 23 (9.70%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (8.02%) VMware ESX
8 11 (4.64%) Terminal Services
9 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (3.80%) XenServer
11 6 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (2.53%) VMware Server
11 6 (2.53%) Xen
12 3 (1.27%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.84%) KVM
13 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (6.33%) SCCM
2 6 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.27%) Nessus
3 3 (1.27%) QRadar
3 3 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.84%) Nexpose
4 2 (0.84%) SCOM
5 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.42%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 166 (70.04%) Microsoft
2 159 (67.09%) VMware
3 66 (27.85%) Citrix
4 43 (18.14%) Intel
5 29 (12.24%) Cisco
6 25 (10.55%) HP
6 25 (10.55%) SonicWALL
7 20 (8.44%) Veeam
8 14 (5.91%) NetApp
9 12 (5.06%) Apple
9 12 (5.06%) Dell
10 10 (4.22%) Fujitsu
11 8 (3.38%) 3PAR
11 8 (3.38%) EMC
12 7 (2.95%) Draytek
13 5 (2.11%) AVG
13 5 (2.11%) Progress
13 5 (2.11%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.11%) Symantec
14 4 (1.69%) Sophos
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