The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 33 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.13% - 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £36,000 - £21,750
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 - £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
MCSE
Devon

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

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 23.16% 21.28% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 32
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £41,552
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

MCSE
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Exeter

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Exeter

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) VCAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (33.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat