The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 95 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.18% 0.83% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 3.44% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 15
Median salary £52,500 £61,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.93% +52.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
MCSE
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
233 291 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.14% 24.01% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 173 234 212
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Essex region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Essex

MCSE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Harlow - 2 £52,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) MCSA
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) Unix
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) QRadar
5 8 (36.36%) SANS
5 8 (36.36%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 8 (36.36%) ISO27002
5 8 (36.36%) Splunk
5 8 (36.36%) ArcSight
5 8 (36.36%) SIEM
5 8 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) Wireshark
5 8 (36.36%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds
5 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
5 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 8 (36.36%) Symantec
5 8 (36.36%) BCP
5 8 (36.36%) CISM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security
1 8 (36.36%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Security Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Security Operations Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Security Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Unix
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
1 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
2 8 (36.36%) BCP
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
2 8 (36.36%) SIEM
2 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (36.36%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (18.18%) Presales
5 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
5 3 (13.64%) Computer Security
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Design
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
1 8 (36.36%) Python
1 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (54.55%) MCSA
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CEH
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CISM
3 8 (36.36%) CISSP
3 8 (36.36%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) SANS
3 8 (36.36%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (36.36%) ISO27002
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (31.82%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Nessus
1 8 (36.36%) QRadar
1 8 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) ArcSight
2 8 (36.36%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds
2 8 (36.36%) Splunk
2 8 (36.36%) Symantec
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas