The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 47 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.99% 1.17% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.67% 4.94% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 9
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £60,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
120 81 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.64% 23.75% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 106 69 125
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
Bedfordshire

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MCSE
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Luton

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Luton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (77.78%) SQL
5 13 (72.22%) PRINCE2
5 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 13 (72.22%) IIS
5 13 (72.22%) ITIL
6 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 11 (61.11%) LAN
7 11 (61.11%) WAN
8 10 (55.56%) Linux
8 10 (55.56%) Oracle
8 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
8 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (55.56%) MPLS
8 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
8 10 (55.56%) Firewall
8 10 (55.56%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (55.56%) BIG-IP
8 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
8 10 (55.56%) Statistics
8 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (55.56%) F5
8 10 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (38.89%) MCITP
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (72.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (61.11%) LAN
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 10 (55.56%) MPLS
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) BIG-IP
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Account Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Technical Account Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
1 13 (72.22%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 10 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (16.67%) Database Security
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 4 (22.22%) MCTS
5 3 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (11.11%) MCP
7 1 (5.56%) NCDA
7 1 (5.56%) NCIE
7 1 (5.56%) VCAP
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 10 (55.56%) F5
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) PlateSpin
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam