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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 86 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.84% 1.76% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 7.53% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 29
Average salary £61,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
293 279 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.54% 23.35% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 234 207 277
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Essex

MCSE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Chelmsford -2 6 £61,000 -
Saffron Walden +3 1 £19,500 -51.25%
Colchester +1 1 £30,000 +16.50% 1
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (77.78%) SQL
3 30 (66.67%) Windows
4 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
5 25 (55.56%) ITIL
5 25 (55.56%) Cisco
5 25 (55.56%) VMware
6 24 (53.33%) Citrix
7 22 (48.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (48.89%) Office 365
8 20 (44.44%) Firewall
8 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
9 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
9 19 (42.22%) Project Management
10 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (40.00%) Degree
10 18 (40.00%) Finance
11 17 (37.78%) Management Information System
11 17 (37.78%) Hyper-V
12 16 (35.56%) Backup Exec
12 16 (35.56%) SharePoint
13 15 (33.33%) CRM
14 14 (31.11%) Strategic Management
14 14 (31.11%) SDLC
14 14 (31.11%) Waterfall
15 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (28.89%) Linux
16 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
17 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
17 11 (24.44%) MCSA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (35.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (17.78%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (6.67%) IIS
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Mingle
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (48.89%) Office 365
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) Firewall
2 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.22%) WAN
3 10 (22.22%) DNS
4 8 (17.78%) VoIP
5 7 (15.56%) SAN
6 5 (11.11%) DHCP
6 5 (11.11%) SNMP
7 3 (6.67%) Internet
8 2 (4.44%) VLAN
9 1 (2.22%) IPsec
9 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) RavenDB
3 4 (8.89%) Neo4j
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.89%) NUnit
1 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.89%) MSTest
1 4 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Local Government
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Head of IT
2 7 (15.56%) IT Security Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Security Manager
3 4 (8.89%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (8.89%) Programmer
3 4 (8.89%) Developer
3 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) Silverlight
2 4 (8.89%) RESTful
2 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (8.89%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.78%) BYOD
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 4 (8.89%) CentOS
8 3 (6.67%) Debian
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) CRM
4 14 (31.11%) Strategic Management
4 14 (31.11%) Waterfall
4 14 (31.11%) SDLC
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (17.78%) High Availability
8 7 (15.56%) Security Architecture
9 6 (13.33%) Web Development
9 6 (13.33%) Information Security
10 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.89%) CQRS
11 4 (8.89%) BDD
11 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.89%) TDD
11 4 (8.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (40.00%) Degree
3 11 (24.44%) MCSA
4 7 (15.56%) MCP
4 7 (15.56%) CISSP
4 7 (15.56%) ISACA
5 4 (8.89%) MCTS
5 4 (8.89%) MCSD
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.44%) CCENT
7 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
7 2 (4.44%) CCNP
7 2 (4.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 22 (48.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (37.78%) Hyper-V
4 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Backup Exec
2 5 (11.11%) Nagios
3 4 (8.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco
1 25 (55.56%) VMware
2 24 (53.33%) Citrix
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Avaya
5 5 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 5 (11.11%) Sophos
6 3 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
7 1 (2.22%) Sage
Colchester, Essex
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