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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 181 152 159
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 65 130 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.67% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 5.54% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 62 100 120
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1878 2346 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.72% 30.22% 29.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1949 1944
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 27 £55,000 +52.77% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 27 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Essex +5 6 £52,500 -13.93%
Bedfordshire -16 4 £43,750 -12.50%
Suffolk -2 1 £60,000 +71.42%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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.

1 180 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 135 (75.00%) Windows
3 103 (57.22%) Microsoft
4 98 (54.44%) Active Directory
5 95 (52.78%) VMware
6 82 (45.56%) Windows Server
7 77 (42.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (37.22%) MS Exchange
9 62 (34.44%) MCSA
9 62 (34.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (29.44%) MCITP
11 52 (28.89%) Office 365
11 52 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 50 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
13 45 (25.00%) Hyper-V
14 43 (23.89%) Cisco Certification
15 41 (22.78%) Citrix
16 38 (21.11%) MS Excel
16 38 (21.11%) ITIL
16 38 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (20.56%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (20.56%) SharePoint
18 36 (20.00%) Skype for Business
19 35 (19.44%) CCNA
19 35 (19.44%) Cisco
20 33 (18.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 32 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
21 32 (17.78%) Linux
22 31 (17.22%) SAN
22 31 (17.22%) vSphere

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 67 (37.22%) MS Exchange
2 38 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (20.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 37 (20.56%) SharePoint
4 36 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 28 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (7.22%) IIS
7 8 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.11%) Confluence
12 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 38 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.56%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 52 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 52 (28.89%) Office 365
2 15 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.22%) SAN
2 27 (15.00%) Firewall
3 24 (13.33%) VPN
4 21 (11.67%) TCP/IP
5 20 (11.11%) LAN
5 20 (11.11%) WAN
6 18 (10.00%) DNS
7 16 (8.89%) DHCP
8 15 (8.33%) SSL
8 15 (8.33%) VLAN
8 15 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 13 (7.22%) iSCSI
9 13 (7.22%) NAS
10 11 (6.11%) Network Security
11 10 (5.56%) Skype
12 7 (3.89%) HTTPS
13 6 (3.33%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.22%) Internet
15 3 (1.67%) Intranet
15 3 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.56%) MS Access
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.11%) JIRA
1 2 (1.11%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (5.56%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Legal
3 3 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.11%) Back Office
4 2 (1.11%) Banking
4 2 (1.11%) Billing
5 1 (0.56%) Automotive
5 1 (0.56%) Front Office
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (24.44%) Consultant
2 34 (18.89%) Support Engineer
3 25 (13.89%) Office 365 Consultant
4 24 (13.33%) Analyst
4 24 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 23 (12.78%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (12.22%) Azure Consultant
7 21 (11.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (8.89%) Administrator
8 16 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
9 15 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
9 15 (8.33%) Security Analyst
9 15 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
10 14 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
11 12 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
12 10 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.22%) Web Services
2 2 (1.11%) .NET
2 2 (1.11%) LAMP
3 1 (0.56%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) Java EE
3 1 (0.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.44%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.44%) Replication
3 7 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.89%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.33%) HP StoreVirtual
4 6 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.78%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.67%) Clustering
7 3 (1.67%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.11%) Fintech
8 2 (1.11%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 135 (75.00%) Windows
2 82 (45.56%) Windows Server
3 77 (42.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (34.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (17.78%) Linux
5 32 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (10.56%) Unix
7 12 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.11%) Android
9 2 (1.11%) CentOS
9 2 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.56%) Debian
10 1 (0.56%) SUSE
10 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.11%) ITIL
2 21 (11.67%) Risk Assessment
3 20 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 16 (8.89%) Information Security
4 16 (8.89%) Presales
5 15 (8.33%) Migration
5 15 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 13 (7.22%) SIEM
6 13 (7.22%) TOGAF
7 11 (6.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.00%) Security Architecture
10 8 (4.44%) BCP
10 8 (4.44%) Line Management
10 8 (4.44%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.44%) Workflow
11 7 (3.89%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.89%) SQL
2 21 (11.67%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.33%) C
4 14 (7.78%) Python
4 14 (7.78%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.33%) VBA
6 3 (1.67%) C++
7 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.11%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) C#
8 1 (0.56%) Java
8 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 180 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (34.44%) MCSA
3 53 (29.44%) MCITP
4 43 (23.89%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (19.44%) CCNA
6 33 (18.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (12.22%) CISSP
7 22 (12.22%) Degree
8 17 (9.44%) CCNP
8 17 (9.44%) MCP
8 17 (9.44%) MCTS
9 16 (8.89%) SANS
10 15 (8.33%) CEH
10 15 (8.33%) CISM
11 13 (7.22%) CompTIA Security+
11 13 (7.22%) Security+ Certification
12 10 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (5.00%) MCDST
14 7 (3.89%) CCA
15 6 (3.33%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.00%) SLA
2 10 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.56%) ISO27002
3 6 (3.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 98 (54.44%) Active Directory
2 50 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 31 (17.22%) vSphere
5 17 (9.44%) Terminal Services
5 17 (9.44%) XenApp
6 15 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (6.11%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (5.56%) VMware ESX
9 8 (4.44%) XenDesktop
10 6 (3.33%) VMware Server
10 6 (3.33%) Xen
11 4 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.11%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.11%) XenServer
13 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (8.33%) Nessus
1 15 (8.33%) QRadar
1 15 (8.33%) SCOM
1 15 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.22%) SCCM
4 2 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.56%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (57.22%) Microsoft
2 95 (52.78%) VMware
3 41 (22.78%) Citrix
4 35 (19.44%) Cisco
5 25 (13.89%) HP
6 19 (10.56%) IBM
7 17 (9.44%) Symantec
8 15 (8.33%) ArcSight
8 15 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 15 (8.33%) SolarWinds
9 13 (7.22%) Splunk
10 10 (5.56%) Veeam
11 8 (4.44%) SonicWALL
12 7 (3.89%) Apple
12 7 (3.89%) NetApp
13 6 (3.33%) 3PAR
13 6 (3.33%) Dell
13 6 (3.33%) Fujitsu
14 5 (2.78%) EMC
15 4 (2.22%) Juniper
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