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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 81 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.59% 0.87% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.71% 3.79% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 14
Median salary £52,500 £61,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.93% +98.37%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
221 290 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.77% 22.91% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 162 223 224
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,998
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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 July 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 2 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 - 4 £52,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 19 (55.88%) MCSA
5 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 16 (47.06%) ITIL
7 15 (44.12%) VMware
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
8 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (41.18%) Unix
8 14 (41.18%) MS Office
9 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
10 12 (35.29%) CCNA
10 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
11 11 (32.35%) Linux
11 11 (32.35%) Degree
11 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (32.35%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (29.41%) SANS
12 10 (29.41%) Security Operations
12 10 (29.41%) Network Security
12 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
12 10 (29.41%) QRadar
12 10 (29.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 10 (29.41%) ArcSight
12 10 (29.41%) Wireshark
12 10 (29.41%) Nessus
12 10 (29.41%) CEH

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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Office
2 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Network Security
1 10 (29.41%) Wireshark
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
3 5 (14.71%) NAS
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) FTP
5 1 (2.94%) IMAP
5 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.94%) POP3
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) VoIP
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Front Office
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Operations Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Security Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Security Operations Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (11.76%) Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Wintel Architect
7 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Fat Client
1 5 (14.71%) Thin Client
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) CMDB
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 14 (41.18%) Unix
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (2.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
3 10 (29.41%) Information Security
3 10 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (29.41%) Security Operations
3 10 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
5 8 (23.53%) BCP
5 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (23.53%) Security Architecture
5 8 (23.53%) SIEM
5 8 (23.53%) Workflow
6 5 (14.71%) Presales
7 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (11.76%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Application Packaging
8 3 (8.82%) Computer Security
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C
1 9 (26.47%) Python
1 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (55.88%) MCSA
3 12 (35.29%) CCNA
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (32.35%) Degree
5 10 (29.41%) CEH
5 10 (29.41%) CISM
5 10 (29.41%) CISSP
5 10 (29.41%) SANS
6 9 (26.47%) CCNP
7 8 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (23.53%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (8.82%) MCP
11 2 (5.88%) HND
11 2 (5.88%) MCITP
11 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (5.88%) RHCE
12 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (26.47%) ISO27002
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 11 (32.35%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
5 6 (17.65%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Nessus
1 10 (29.41%) QRadar
1 10 (29.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (14.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.94%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) ArcSight
3 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
3 10 (29.41%) Symantec
4 9 (26.47%) HP
5 8 (23.53%) IBM
5 8 (23.53%) Splunk
5 8 (23.53%) Veeam
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix
7 4 (11.76%) Juniper
8 2 (5.88%) Progress
8 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.94%) Apple
9 1 (2.94%) Avaya
9 1 (2.94%) Draytek
9 1 (2.94%) Sage
9 1 (2.94%) Veritas