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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 179 142 188
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +46
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 66 125 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 1.82% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.07% 6.28% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 111 69
Median salary £40,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.11% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
1623 1991 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.01% 29.07% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1529 1714
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +7 25 £38,500 +20.31% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 25 £44,000 +69.23% 2
Bedfordshire -11 8 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Suffolk -2 4 £30,000 -47.82%
Norfolk -11 3 £32,000 -4.47%
Essex 0 1 £45,000 +71.42%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 124 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (83.06%) Microsoft
3 100 (80.65%) Windows
4 75 (60.48%) Active Directory
5 67 (54.03%) VMware
6 61 (49.19%) Windows Server
7 56 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (42.74%) MCITP
9 51 (41.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (35.48%) MS Excel
11 42 (33.87%) Citrix
11 42 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
12 40 (32.26%) MS Exchange
13 38 (30.65%) Office 365
14 37 (29.84%) MCSA
15 32 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2010
18 29 (23.39%) CCNA
19 28 (22.58%) ITIL
20 27 (21.77%) MCP
21 26 (20.97%) SCCM
21 26 (20.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 24 (19.35%) SQL Server
23 23 (18.55%) SCOM
23 23 (18.55%) Hyper-V
24 22 (17.74%) Citrix Certification
25 20 (16.13%) DNS
26 18 (14.52%) MCTS
26 18 (14.52%) SAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 30 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.87%) IIS
6 10 (8.06%) Skype for Business
7 8 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (4.03%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.23%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (30.65%) Office 365
3 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.06%) SaaS
5 9 (7.26%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (6.45%) PaaS
7 3 (2.42%) Akamai
7 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.13%) DNS
2 18 (14.52%) SAN
3 15 (12.10%) DHCP
3 15 (12.10%) Firewall
4 14 (11.29%) NetScaler
5 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.84%) Internet
6 6 (4.84%) iSCSI
6 6 (4.84%) VPN
7 5 (4.03%) SMTP
8 4 (3.23%) HTTP
8 4 (3.23%) HTTPS
8 4 (3.23%) LAN
8 4 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (3.23%) WAN
9 3 (2.42%) IMAP
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) GIS
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MSI
General
1 9 (7.26%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (28.23%) Consultant
2 32 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 20 (16.13%) Citrix Engineer
3 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Engineer
4 17 (13.71%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Citrix Consultant
6 15 (12.10%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 14 (11.29%) IT Engineer
7 14 (11.29%) Server Consultant
7 14 (11.29%) Server Engineer
8 13 (10.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 13 (10.48%) IT Support
8 13 (10.48%) VMware Engineer
9 12 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (8.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 11 (8.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Consultant
11 10 (8.06%) Azure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) XMPP
2 3 (2.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.23%) Clustering
3 4 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.42%) Statistics
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) EPoS
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 100 (80.65%) Windows
2 61 (49.19%) Windows Server
3 56 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (41.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
7 11 (8.87%) Linux
8 5 (4.03%) Unix
8 5 (4.03%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.42%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.81%) Debian
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.58%) ITIL
2 16 (12.90%) Presales
3 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.26%) Change Management
4 9 (7.26%) Project Management
4 9 (7.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (4.84%) E-Commerce
5 6 (4.84%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (4.03%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.03%) High Availability
6 5 (4.03%) Migration
6 5 (4.03%) Time Management
7 4 (3.23%) Business Development
7 4 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.23%) Identity Management
7 4 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.87%) SQL
3 5 (4.03%) VBScript
4 4 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 124 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (42.74%) MCITP
3 37 (29.84%) MCSA
4 32 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (23.39%) CCNA
6 27 (21.77%) MCP
7 26 (20.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (17.74%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (14.52%) MCTS
10 17 (13.71%) CCA
11 12 (9.68%) Degree
12 11 (8.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (6.45%) MCDST
14 6 (4.84%) A+ Certification
14 6 (4.84%) CCAA
15 5 (4.03%) CCNP
15 5 (4.03%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 4 (3.23%) VCAP
16 4 (3.23%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (60.48%) Active Directory
2 31 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (18.55%) Hyper-V
4 17 (13.71%) XenApp
5 15 (12.10%) XenDesktop
6 14 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (7.26%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (5.65%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (4.84%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.84%) VMware ESX
10 4 (3.23%) XenServer
11 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.61%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.61%) vSphere
12 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (20.97%) SCCM
2 23 (18.55%) SCOM
3 7 (5.65%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (3.23%) AirWatch
4 4 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.23%) XenMobile
5 3 (2.42%) SCDPM
5 3 (2.42%) SCSM
5 3 (2.42%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 103 (83.06%) Microsoft
2 67 (54.03%) VMware
3 42 (33.87%) Citrix
4 16 (12.90%) HP
5 15 (12.10%) Cisco
6 13 (10.48%) IBM
7 8 (6.45%) Computacenter
7 8 (6.45%) Veeam
8 7 (5.65%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.03%) BMC
9 5 (4.03%) Symantec
10 4 (3.23%) AppSense
10 4 (3.23%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.23%) Remedy
11 3 (2.42%) F5
11 3 (2.42%) Google
12 2 (1.61%) SAP
13 1 (0.81%) Apple
13 1 (0.81%) Dell
13 1 (0.81%) Sophos
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