The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 32 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.99% 2.18% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.43% 6.41% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +83.63%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
MCSE
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
105 78 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 34.88% 34.06% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 68 54 47
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

MCSE
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

MCSE Salary Trend in High Wycombe

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) MCP
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
5 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
6 8 (47.06%) MCSA
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 6 (35.29%) MCITP
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (29.41%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (29.41%) Lync
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 5 (29.41%) Application Packaging
8 5 (29.41%) MCTS
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (29.41%) Lync
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (64.71%) MCP
3 8 (47.06%) MCSA
4 6 (35.29%) MCITP
5 5 (29.41%) MCTS
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) EMC