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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 84 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.25% 1.85% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.03% 7.21% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 20
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +112.96%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
199 319 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.75% 25.68% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 157 240 247
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,900 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram 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 26 May 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 - 7 £52,500 -
Basildon - 2 - -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 26 (60.47%) Windows
3 23 (53.49%) MCSA
4 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
5 21 (48.84%) VMware
6 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (41.86%) ITIL
8 17 (39.53%) MS Office
9 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
9 16 (37.21%) CCNA
9 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
10 15 (34.88%) Unix
10 15 (34.88%) Degree
11 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
11 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
12 12 (27.91%) Linux
12 12 (27.91%) Symantec
12 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (25.58%) Network Security
13 11 (25.58%) Veeam
13 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
13 11 (25.58%) Wireshark
13 11 (25.58%) ArcSight
13 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (25.58%) QRadar
13 11 (25.58%) SANS
13 11 (25.58%) Security Operations
13 11 (25.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Office
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Network Security
1 11 (25.58%) Wireshark
2 9 (20.93%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) iSCSI
3 6 (13.95%) NAS
4 5 (11.63%) Firewall
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
5 3 (6.98%) DNS
6 2 (4.65%) LAN
6 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.65%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) FTP
7 1 (2.33%) IMAP
7 1 (2.33%) POP3
7 1 (2.33%) VLAN
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Support Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Security Operations Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Security Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Technical Support
8 4 (9.30%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.95%) Fat Client
1 6 (13.95%) Thin Client
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.88%) Unix
4 12 (27.91%) Linux
5 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) Android
9 1 (2.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
3 11 (25.58%) Information Security
3 11 (25.58%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (25.58%) Security Operations
3 11 (25.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (18.60%) BCP
6 8 (18.60%) Security Architecture
6 8 (18.60%) SIEM
6 8 (18.60%) Workflow
7 6 (13.95%) Logistics
8 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
8 5 (11.63%) Presales
8 5 (11.63%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (11.63%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) C
1 10 (23.26%) Python
1 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (53.49%) MCSA
3 16 (37.21%) CCNA
3 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (34.88%) Degree
5 11 (25.58%) CEH
5 11 (25.58%) CISM
5 11 (25.58%) CISSP
5 11 (25.58%) SANS
6 10 (23.26%) CCNP
7 9 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (18.60%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (18.60%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (13.95%) MCP
10 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (11.63%) MCITP
11 4 (9.30%) HND
12 3 (6.98%) RHCE
13 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO27002
2 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (11.63%) SLA
4 2 (4.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
5 7 (16.28%) vSphere
6 3 (6.98%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Nessus
1 11 (25.58%) QRadar
1 11 (25.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (13.95%) Backup Exec
2 6 (13.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.65%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.33%) Nagios
4 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (48.84%) VMware
3 12 (27.91%) Symantec
4 11 (25.58%) ArcSight
4 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
4 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
4 11 (25.58%) Veeam
5 9 (20.93%) HP
6 8 (18.60%) IBM
6 8 (18.60%) Splunk
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco
8 6 (13.95%) Citrix
9 4 (9.30%) Juniper
9 4 (9.30%) Progress
9 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.33%) AVG
10 1 (2.33%) Draytek
10 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.33%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.33%) ZyXEL