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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 129 152 147
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 134 150 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.79% 1.74% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 5.78% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 117 134 119
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
2204 2595 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.36% 30.06% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 2066 2041
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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
(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 +19 54 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Essex +21 36 £32,000 +28.00%
Bedfordshire +2 19 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Suffolk 0 11 £43,000 +22.85%
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £31,500 -8.69% 5
Norfolk +10 6 £30,000 +9.09% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 195 (89.45%) Windows
3 159 (72.94%) Active Directory
4 144 (66.06%) VMware
5 137 (62.84%) Microsoft
6 95 (43.58%) MCSA
6 95 (43.58%) SQL Server
7 94 (43.12%) Citrix
8 86 (39.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 79 (36.24%) MS Exchange
10 77 (35.32%) MCITP
11 73 (33.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 70 (32.11%) SharePoint
13 67 (30.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 64 (29.36%) MCP
15 59 (27.06%) ITIL
15 59 (27.06%) Cisco
15 59 (27.06%) Windows Server 2003
16 57 (26.15%) SQL
17 55 (25.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 53 (24.31%) PowerShell
19 50 (22.94%) Exchange Server 2010
20 47 (21.56%) MS Excel
21 44 (20.18%) SAN
22 42 (19.27%) Cisco Certification
22 42 (19.27%) DNS
23 40 (18.35%) Firewall
24 39 (17.89%) Hyper-V
25 37 (16.97%) CCNA
26 36 (16.51%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 79 (36.24%) MS Exchange
2 70 (32.11%) SharePoint
3 50 (22.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (15.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (6.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (5.96%) Lync
8 8 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (3.21%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (3.21%) IIS
10 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 47 (21.56%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.63%) MS Office
3 5 (2.29%) Mingle
4 4 (1.83%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.68%) Office 365
2 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.18%) SAN
2 42 (19.27%) DNS
3 40 (18.35%) Firewall
4 28 (12.84%) DHCP
5 27 (12.39%) WAN
6 20 (9.17%) TCP/IP
7 15 (6.88%) VoIP
8 13 (5.96%) LAN
9 12 (5.50%) VLAN
10 11 (5.05%) Internet
11 10 (4.59%) VPN
12 9 (4.13%) iSCSI
13 8 (3.67%) Network Security
14 6 (2.75%) Wireless
14 6 (2.75%) SNMP
14 6 (2.75%) Ethernet
15 5 (2.29%) Fibre Channel
16 4 (1.83%) Junos
16 4 (1.83%) Broadband
16 4 (1.83%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (43.58%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.29%) RavenDB
4 5 (2.29%) Neo4j
4 5 (2.29%) MySQL
4 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.29%) NUnit
1 5 (2.29%) TeamCity
1 5 (2.29%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.29%) MSTest
1 5 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (15.14%) Finance
2 8 (3.67%) Law
2 8 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.29%) Advertising
3 5 (2.29%) Games
3 5 (2.29%) Legal
4 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.92%) Electronics
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
5 2 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Local Government
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (16.51%) Analyst
1 36 (16.51%) Consultant
2 29 (13.30%) Support Engineer
3 28 (12.84%) Support Analyst
4 20 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (6.88%) Technical Analyst
5 15 (6.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (5.96%) Head of IT
7 12 (5.50%) Graduate
8 11 (5.05%) Server Support
8 11 (5.05%) Administrator
8 11 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (4.59%) Server Analyst
9 10 (4.59%) Systems Support
9 10 (4.59%) Server Support Analyst
10 9 (4.13%) Server Engineer
10 9 (4.13%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.88%) Web Services
2 8 (3.67%) .NET
3 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.29%) CSS
3 5 (2.29%) Silverlight
3 5 (2.29%) RESTful
3 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.29%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (2.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.46%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.88%) Clustering
3 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.21%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.21%) Thin Client
4 7 (3.21%) BYOD
5 6 (2.75%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.75%) Statistics
6 4 (1.83%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.38%) Replication
8 2 (0.92%) DTV
9 1 (0.46%) LIMS
9 1 (0.46%) PKI
9 1 (0.46%) CCTV
9 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.46%) User Experience
9 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 195 (89.45%) Windows
2 86 (39.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (30.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (27.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (15.60%) Linux
6 24 (11.01%) Windows 7
6 24 (11.01%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.59%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.13%) Mac OS X
8 9 (4.13%) Android
9 8 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.75%) CentOS
11 6 (2.75%) UNIX
11 6 (2.75%) Solaris
12 5 (2.29%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.83%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.83%) Debian
14 1 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.06%) ITIL
2 26 (11.93%) Project Management
2 26 (11.93%) Migration
3 22 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (5.96%) CRM
4 13 (5.96%) Strategic Management
4 13 (5.96%) Waterfall
5 12 (5.50%) Service Delivery
6 11 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (4.59%) High Availability
8 9 (4.13%) PRINCE2
9 8 (3.67%) ERP
9 8 (3.67%) Change Management
9 8 (3.67%) Project Planning
9 8 (3.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (2.75%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (2.75%) Web Development
10 6 (2.75%) Software Engineering
10 6 (2.75%) BCP
11 5 (2.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.15%) SQL
2 53 (24.31%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.96%) VB
4 5 (2.29%) C#
5 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.92%) C
6 2 (0.92%) Java
7 1 (0.46%) VBScript
7 1 (0.46%) VBA
7 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 218 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (43.58%) MCSA
3 77 (35.32%) MCITP
4 64 (29.36%) MCP
5 55 (25.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 42 (19.27%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (16.97%) CCNA
8 30 (13.76%) Degree
9 19 (8.72%) CCNP
9 19 (8.72%) MCDST
9 19 (8.72%) MCTS
10 16 (7.34%) VCP5
11 7 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (3.21%) CCIE
12 6 (2.75%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (2.29%) MCSD
13 5 (2.29%) HP ASE
14 4 (1.83%) CCA
15 3 (1.38%) CCIA
15 3 (1.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.63%) SLA
2 5 (2.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (2.29%) GMP
3 3 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 159 (72.94%) Active Directory
2 73 (33.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (17.89%) Hyper-V
4 29 (13.30%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (12.39%) VMware ESX
6 25 (11.47%) XenApp
7 21 (9.63%) vSphere
8 9 (4.13%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.83%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.38%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.92%) Xen
12 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (16.51%) SCCM
2 16 (7.34%) SCOM
2 16 (7.34%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.75%) Nagios
4 5 (2.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.46%) Cacti
5 1 (0.46%) SCSM
5 1 (0.46%) Opsview
Vendors
1 144 (66.06%) VMware
2 137 (62.84%) Microsoft
3 94 (43.12%) Citrix
4 59 (27.06%) Cisco
5 21 (9.63%) HP
6 16 (7.34%) Symantec
7 15 (6.88%) Intel
8 9 (4.13%) SAP
8 9 (4.13%) Avaya
8 9 (4.13%) NetApp
9 8 (3.67%) Dell
10 7 (3.21%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.21%) NETGEAR
11 6 (2.75%) Sophos
11 6 (2.75%) Brocade
12 5 (2.29%) WatchGuard
12 5 (2.29%) Juniper
12 5 (2.29%) Sun
13 4 (1.83%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.83%) LANDesk
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