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 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 36 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.25% 0.87% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.22% 4.26% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
97 47 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.19% 20.43% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 79 44 104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 25 (89.29%) MCITP
3 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 18 (64.29%) Lync
5 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (46.43%) MCTS
9 12 (42.86%) Office 365
10 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (39.29%) VMware
10 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (32.14%) Migration
11 9 (32.14%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (28.57%) Coaching
12 8 (28.57%) SQL
13 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
15 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
15 5 (17.86%) SAN
16 4 (14.29%) NetApp
16 4 (14.29%) HP
16 4 (14.29%) Dell
16 4 (14.29%) EMC

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 18 (64.29%) Lync
2 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) PBX
2 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
2 9 (32.14%) Migration
3 8 (28.57%) Coaching
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Email Migration
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (89.29%) MCITP
3 13 (46.43%) MCTS
4 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (14.29%) NCDA
5 4 (14.29%) NCIE
5 4 (14.29%) VCAP
6 3 (10.71%) CCNA
6 3 (10.71%) MCSA
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) MCP
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
4 4 (14.29%) XenServer
4 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Dell
3 4 (14.29%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec
3 4 (14.29%) PlateSpin
3 4 (14.29%) Veeam