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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 80 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% 1.66% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 6.77% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 28
Average salary £33,250 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.19% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £40,000 £47,150
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.52%
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
314 266 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.02% 24.52% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 243 187 262
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -10 5 £61,000 +214.98%
Colchester +4 4 £31,500 -4.54% 1
Saffron Walden -1 1 £19,500 -51.25%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
4 17 (54.84%) VMware
5 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (48.39%) ITIL
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco
6 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 14 (45.16%) Firewall
7 14 (45.16%) Office 365
8 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
9 12 (38.71%) Citrix
9 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
10 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
10 11 (35.48%) Degree
11 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
11 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
11 10 (32.26%) MCSA
11 10 (32.26%) Project Management
12 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
13 8 (25.81%) CRM
13 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (25.81%) Finance
13 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (22.58%) Strategic Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
4 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (19.35%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) SAN
4 5 (16.13%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) SNMP
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) VDSL
7 1 (3.23%) ADSL
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) NUnit
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) MSTest
1 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Head of IT
1 7 (22.58%) IT Security Manager
1 7 (22.58%) Security Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
2 3 (9.68%) IT Operations Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.23%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Programmer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) BYOD
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
6 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) Debian
8 1 (3.23%) UNIX
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Strategic Management
4 7 (22.58%) Security Architecture
4 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) Information Security
5 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.13%) High Availability
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (9.68%) Security Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.23%) Service Management
9 1 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (35.48%) Degree
3 10 (32.26%) MCSA
4 7 (22.58%) CISSP
4 7 (22.58%) ISACA
5 5 (16.13%) MCP
6 4 (12.90%) MCITP
7 2 (6.45%) MCTS
7 2 (6.45%) CCNP
7 2 (6.45%) CCNA
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.23%) MCSD
8 1 (3.23%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
2 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Avaya
5 4 (12.90%) Sophos
6 3 (9.68%) Veeam
6 3 (9.68%) WatchGuard
6 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) AVG
8 1 (3.23%) Draytek
8 1 (3.23%) EPiServer
8 1 (3.23%) Sage
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