The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 64 86 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 30 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.22% 1.53% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.65% 4.67% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 34
Average salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% +5.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +2.31%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
451 407 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.43% 32.80% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 337 352 297
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
Buckinghamshire

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 16 April 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (83.05%) Microsoft
3 27 (45.76%) Windows
4 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
5 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
6 19 (32.20%) SharePoint
7 16 (27.12%) Lync
8 15 (25.42%) VoIP
8 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.42%) Degree
9 13 (22.03%) MCITP
10 12 (20.34%) VMware
11 11 (18.64%) WinForms
11 11 (18.64%) Ajax
11 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
11 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
11 11 (18.64%) Internet
11 11 (18.64%) .NET
11 11 (18.64%) C#
11 11 (18.64%) HTML
11 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.64%) XHTML
11 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
11 11 (18.64%) CSS
11 11 (18.64%) MCP
11 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
11 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
11 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
2 19 (32.20%) SharePoint
3 16 (27.12%) Lync
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.78%) IIS
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (5.08%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) VoIP
2 11 (18.64%) Internet
2 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) Firewall
4 5 (8.47%) DHCP
5 4 (6.78%) Wireless
5 4 (6.78%) Unified Communications
6 3 (5.08%) VLAN
7 2 (3.39%) SAN
7 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Architect
2 11 (18.64%) .NET Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Messaging Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) Exchange Specialist
7 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Specialist
9 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) WinForms
1 11 (18.64%) Ajax
1 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
1 11 (18.64%) .NET
1 11 (18.64%) HTML
1 11 (18.64%) XHTML
1 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
1 11 (18.64%) CSS
1 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.78%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.95%) Migration
3 8 (13.56%) Data Protection
3 8 (13.56%) MVC
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL
4 4 (6.78%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (5.08%) Data Security
5 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.69%) Data Management
7 1 (1.69%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) C#
1 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (25.42%) Degree
3 13 (22.03%) MCITP
4 11 (18.64%) MCP
5 9 (15.25%) MCTS
5 9 (15.25%) MCSA
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.08%) HP AIS
8 3 (5.08%) HP ASE
8 3 (5.08%) CCNP
8 3 (5.08%) CCNA
8 3 (5.08%) CCDA
9 2 (3.39%) CCIE
9 2 (3.39%) CCDP
9 2 (3.39%) VCAP
9 2 (3.39%) NCDA
10 1 (1.69%) VCP5
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 1 (1.69%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (11.86%) Terminal Services
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.78%) UAG
7 2 (3.39%) vSphere
7 2 (3.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) MOM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
2 4 (6.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (6.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 49 (83.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) VMware
3 9 (15.25%) HP
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) Symantec
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) Dell
7 2 (3.39%) Avaya
7 2 (3.39%) Lotus
7 2 (3.39%) Apple
7 2 (3.39%) Computacenter
7 2 (3.39%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.69%) Veeam
8 1 (1.69%) Mitel
8 1 (1.69%) Sophos
8 1 (1.69%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) EMC
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