The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 42 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.72% 1.94% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.82% 10.81% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £51,750 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.52%
MCSE
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 74 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 30.82% 17.92% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78 68 79
Average salary £39,000 £45,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.81% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Luton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
4 11 (78.57%) SAN
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) ITIL
6 8 (57.14%) VMware
6 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (50.00%) Migration
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (50.00%) Oracle
7 7 (50.00%) Citrix
8 6 (42.86%) CCA
8 6 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (42.86%) CCNA
8 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 6 (42.86%) MCSA
8 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (42.86%) Degree
8 6 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
8 6 (42.86%) Clustering
8 6 (42.86%) Cisco
8 6 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (42.86%) High Availability
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) BCP
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCSA
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) CCA
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) F5