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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 41 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.89% 2.59% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.34% 10.43% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
97 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.46% 24.78% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 79 101 66
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Luton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
4 12 (80.00%) SAN
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) ITIL
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle
7 7 (46.67%) MCSA
7 7 (46.67%) CCA
7 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (46.67%) CCNA
7 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 7 (46.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco
8 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (40.00%) High Availability
8 6 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (40.00%) Migration

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) BCP
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCSA
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) CCA
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 6 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) F5