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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 60 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.90% 0.75% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 2.52% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 13
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
198 159 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 31.38% 29.94% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 154 129 214
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Citrix
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 15 (68.18%) CCNA
4 15 (68.18%) DNS
4 15 (68.18%) DHCP
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (63.64%) SAN
5 14 (63.64%) MCSA
6 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
6 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
6 13 (59.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (59.09%) vSphere
6 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (54.55%) NCDA
7 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (54.55%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (54.55%) iSCSI
7 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (54.55%) Backup Exec
7 12 (54.55%) SAS
7 12 (54.55%) Cisco
7 12 (54.55%) Linux
7 12 (54.55%) SQL
7 12 (54.55%) UNIX
7 12 (54.55%) CommVault

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
1 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (54.55%) SAS
3 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.64%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) DNS
1 15 (68.18%) DHCP
2 14 (63.64%) SAN
3 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
4 12 (54.55%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (54.55%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
General
1 3 (13.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.64%) SAN Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Architect
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) UNIX
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Management
1 12 (54.55%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) VBScript
4 2 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (68.18%) CCNA
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (63.64%) MCSA
4 13 (59.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (54.55%) NCDA
5 12 (54.55%) CCA
5 12 (54.55%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) MCITP
8 1 (4.55%) MCTS
8 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) vSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) vCloud
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Citrix
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) CommVault
3 12 (54.55%) NetApp
3 12 (54.55%) Symantec
3 12 (54.55%) HP
3 12 (54.55%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 2 (9.09%) Mitel
4 2 (9.09%) Altiris
4 2 (9.09%) BT