The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 76 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.59% 2.39% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 7.23% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 33
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
357 346 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.46% 33.02% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 256 274 349
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (41.18%) VMware
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (29.41%) VMware ESX
10 10 (29.41%) Citrix
11 9 (26.47%) SAN
11 9 (26.47%) Intel
11 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
12 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) MCSA
12 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (23.53%) Degree
13 7 (20.59%) MCP
13 7 (20.59%) SLA
13 7 (20.59%) CCNA
13 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000
14 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (17.65%) NAS
14 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.82%) Lync
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 2 (5.88%) Broadband
4 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) SMTP
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) SSDT
4 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Local Government
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Database Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Clustering
1 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000
6 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (14.71%) UNIX
6 5 (14.71%) Windows NT
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
3 3 (8.82%) People Management
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) MOF
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) MCSA
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
3 7 (20.59%) MCP
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) VCP5
4 5 (14.71%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) CNA
5 2 (5.88%) Novell Certification
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) MCTS
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) VCDX
6 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.94%) VCAP
6 1 (2.94%) VTSP
6 1 (2.94%) NCDA
6 1 (2.94%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (29.41%) VMware ESX
4 5 (14.71%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (14.71%) Terminal Services
4 5 (14.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) BladeLogic
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.88%) SCSM
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Intune
4 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) Intel
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Veeam
6 1 (2.94%) Mitel
6 1 (2.94%) Avaya
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum +Certification Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £30,000 - £38,000 + Certification Tr
Posted: 3 days ago