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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 65 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.29% 1.44% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 4.50% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 18
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £29,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
217 222 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.94% 31.90% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 194 196 296
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,544 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,850 £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 21 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) XenApp
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Law
6 3 (25.00%) MCITP
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) VBScript
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) Lync
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (16.67%) vCloud
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Lync
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) HPUX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) System Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) VCAP
4 1 (8.33%) NCDA
4 1 (8.33%) NCIE
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) XenApp
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 2 (16.67%) Altiris
4 2 (16.67%) BT
5 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam