The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 138 149 159
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 134 112 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.68% 1.46% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.59% 5.02% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121 95 96
Average salary £40,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.53% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2397 2232 2615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.05% 29.18% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 1828 2274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +11 50 £50,000 +32.45% 6
Bedfordshire +29 45 £35,000 -11.39% 4
Essex -11 21 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 20 £44,250 +36.15% 6
Suffolk +5 3 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 290 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 244 (84.14%) Windows
3 164 (56.55%) VMware
4 157 (54.14%) Microsoft
5 142 (48.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 131 (45.17%) Firewall
7 119 (41.03%) MS Exchange
8 118 (40.69%) Active Directory
9 116 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 106 (36.55%) DNS
11 103 (35.52%) SAN
12 100 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 98 (33.79%) MCITP
14 93 (32.07%) Citrix
14 93 (32.07%) MS Excel
15 91 (31.38%) VPN
16 87 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
17 85 (29.31%) CCNA
18 84 (28.97%) Cisco
19 82 (28.28%) TCP/IP
19 82 (28.28%) Hyper-V
20 81 (27.93%) LAN
21 76 (26.21%) DHCP
22 72 (24.83%) WAN
22 72 (24.83%) ITIL
22 72 (24.83%) MCP
23 70 (24.14%) SQL
24 69 (23.79%) SQL Server
25 67 (23.10%) Exchange Server 2010
26 66 (22.76%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 119 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 67 (23.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (21.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (15.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 40 (13.79%) Lotus Domino
6 38 (13.10%) SharePoint
7 37 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 35 (12.07%) IIS
9 31 (10.69%) Lync
10 26 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (2.76%) SAS
12 8 (2.76%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (1.03%) JOnAS
14 3 (1.03%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 93 (32.07%) MS Excel
2 60 (20.69%) MS Office
3 6 (2.07%) Mingle
4 5 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.31%) Office 365
2 20 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (45.17%) Firewall
2 106 (36.55%) DNS
3 103 (35.52%) SAN
4 91 (31.38%) VPN
5 82 (28.28%) TCP/IP
6 81 (27.93%) LAN
7 76 (26.21%) DHCP
8 72 (24.83%) WAN
9 37 (12.76%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (7.24%) Internet
11 18 (6.21%) HTTP
12 17 (5.86%) Reverse Proxy
13 16 (5.52%) HTTPS
13 16 (5.52%) VLAN
14 15 (5.17%) Network Security
14 15 (5.17%) SSL
15 13 (4.48%) NAS
16 11 (3.79%) MPLS
17 10 (3.45%) BIG-IP
18 9 (3.10%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (23.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.07%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.07%) Neo4j
5 6 (2.07%) RavenDB
5 6 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.03%) DTS
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.07%) NUnit
1 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio
1 6 (2.07%) TeamCity
1 6 (2.07%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.07%) MSTest
1 6 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (8.62%) Finance
2 5 (1.72%) Telecoms
2 5 (1.72%) Legal
3 3 (1.03%) Dutch Language
3 3 (1.03%) Retail
4 2 (0.69%) Electronics
4 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.34%) Banking
5 1 (0.34%) Back Office
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (19.31%) Support Engineer
2 53 (18.28%) 3rd Line Support
3 47 (16.21%) Administrator
4 45 (15.52%) Network Engineer
5 42 (14.48%) Analyst
6 40 (13.79%) Network Support
7 33 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (11.38%) PC Support
7 33 (11.38%) PC Engineer
8 31 (10.69%) Support Analyst
9 28 (9.66%) Systems Administrator
10 26 (8.97%) Consultant
11 25 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
12 22 (7.59%) Network Support Engineer
13 20 (6.90%) PC Support Engineer
14 19 (6.55%) Server Engineer
15 18 (6.21%) Systems Engineer
16 17 (5.86%) Network Analyst
17 16 (5.52%) Server Support
18 15 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.00%) Web Services
2 16 (5.52%) .NET
3 9 (3.10%) ADSI
4 6 (2.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.07%) CSS
4 6 (2.07%) HTML
4 6 (2.07%) Silverlight
4 6 (2.07%) RESTful
4 6 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.07%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.34%) EDI
5 1 (0.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.48%) Blackberry
2 37 (12.76%) SecurID
3 20 (6.90%) Clustering
4 11 (3.79%) Statistics
4 11 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.41%) Replication
6 6 (2.07%) PKI
7 5 (1.72%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.72%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.38%) Firmware
9 3 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.69%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.34%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 244 (84.14%) Windows
2 142 (48.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 116 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (22.76%) Windows 7
5 45 (15.52%) Linux
6 40 (13.79%) Android
6 40 (13.79%) Windows Phone 8
6 40 (13.79%) Windows Phone
7 37 (12.76%) VMS
8 34 (11.72%) Windows XP
9 33 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (7.59%) UNIX
11 19 (6.55%) Windows Vista
12 14 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (3.79%) CentOS
14 5 (1.72%) HPUX
15 4 (1.38%) Fedora
15 4 (1.38%) Debian
15 4 (1.38%) Solaris
15 4 (1.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.83%) ITIL
2 33 (11.38%) Migration
3 27 (9.31%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (8.28%) Service Delivery
5 17 (5.86%) Release Management
6 16 (5.52%) PRINCE2
7 14 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (4.83%) Incident Management
8 12 (4.14%) Project Management
8 12 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (4.14%) Database Security
9 11 (3.79%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (3.79%) Network Design
10 10 (3.45%) ERP
11 9 (3.10%) Software Engineering
12 7 (2.41%) Information Assurance
12 7 (2.41%) Load Balancing
13 6 (2.07%) Identity Management
13 6 (2.07%) MVC
13 6 (2.07%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (24.14%) SQL
2 49 (16.90%) PowerShell
3 19 (6.55%) Shell Script
4 11 (3.79%) VB
5 10 (3.45%) VBScript
6 6 (2.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.07%) C#
7 5 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.34%) PHP
8 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 290 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (33.79%) MCITP
3 87 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (29.31%) CCNA
5 72 (24.83%) MCP
6 59 (20.34%) MCSA
7 47 (16.21%) CCNP
8 40 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (11.38%) MCTS
10 31 (10.69%) Degree
11 18 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (5.52%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (5.52%) VCAP
13 15 (5.17%) NCDA
13 15 (5.17%) NCIE
14 14 (4.83%) CCIP
14 14 (4.83%) CCSP
15 10 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (3.10%) CCA
17 6 (2.07%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 118 (40.69%) Active Directory
2 100 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (28.28%) Hyper-V
4 57 (19.66%) vSphere
5 40 (13.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 38 (13.10%) XenApp
7 27 (9.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (7.59%) XenDesktop
9 18 (6.21%) VMware ESX
9 18 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (5.86%) KVM
11 14 (4.83%) Terminal Services
12 12 (4.14%) XenServer
13 10 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (3.10%) UAG
14 9 (3.10%) ISA Server
15 7 (2.41%) NFS
16 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (1.72%) MetaFrame
17 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 43 (14.83%) Backup Exec
2 38 (13.10%) McAfee ePO
3 30 (10.34%) SCCM
4 13 (4.48%) SCOM
5 7 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.07%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (1.72%) HP SIM
7 5 (1.72%) MOM
7 5 (1.72%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.69%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.69%) WSUS
10 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.34%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 164 (56.55%) VMware
2 157 (54.14%) Microsoft
3 93 (32.07%) Citrix
4 84 (28.97%) Cisco
5 52 (17.93%) Symantec
6 41 (14.14%) McAfee
7 40 (13.79%) Lotus
8 37 (12.76%) Clearswift
9 33 (11.38%) HP
10 24 (8.28%) Dell
11 18 (6.21%) NetApp
12 17 (5.86%) Oracle
12 17 (5.86%) IBM
13 14 (4.83%) EMC
14 11 (3.79%) CheckPoint
15 10 (3.45%) Juniper
15 10 (3.45%) F5
16 9 (3.10%) WatchGuard
17 7 (2.41%) Veeam
18 6 (2.07%) Sophos
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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