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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 63 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.36% 1.89% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 5.45% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £31,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +17.12%
MCSE
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
227 257 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.61% 34.78% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 195 221 273
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Guildford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
5 4 (26.67%) MCITP
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) XenApp
5 4 (26.67%) Lync
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) HPUX
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (26.67%) Replication
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Law
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (26.67%) Lync
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) HPUX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
1 4 (26.67%) Software Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) MCSA
3 3 (20.00%) MCTS
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) NCDA
5 1 (6.67%) NCIE
5 1 (6.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Mitel
4 2 (13.33%) Altiris
4 2 (13.33%) BT
4 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.67%) PlateSpin
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp