The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 45 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.51% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.78% 2.86% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +2.31%
Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
90 70 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.35% 23.33% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 63 60 77
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
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MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MCSE
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Ipswich

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 16 (100.00%) CCNA
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 15 (93.75%) Shell Script
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) DHCP
2 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
2 15 (93.75%) VPN
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 15 (93.75%) PowerShell
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (93.75%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (93.75%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (93.75%) Reverse Proxy
2 15 (93.75%) Release Management
2 15 (93.75%) KVM
3 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (56.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DHCP
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) VPN
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
1 15 (93.75%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (81.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Release Management
1 15 (93.75%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (56.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Shell Script
1 15 (93.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNA
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
1 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
1 15 (93.75%) VMware ESXi
1 15 (93.75%) KVM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos