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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 73 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.51% 3.42% 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 11.43% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 22
Average salary £47,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.93% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £36,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
381 280 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.78% 29.95% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 266 252 292
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (77.78%) MS Exchange
4 27 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 27 (60.00%) Lync
5 19 (42.22%) VoIP
5 19 (42.22%) MCITP
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 12 (26.67%) MCTS
7 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (15.56%) HP
10 7 (15.56%) Migration
10 7 (15.56%) VMware
11 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.33%) MS Office
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (13.33%) Office 365
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (11.11%) NCDA
12 5 (11.11%) VCAP
12 5 (11.11%) ITIL
12 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.11%) Dell
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco
12 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 27 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 27 (60.00%) Lync
3 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (4.44%) IIS
7 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.22%) Apache
8 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) VoIP
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) PBX
5 1 (2.22%) PSTN
5 1 (2.22%) SMTP
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Specialist
3 8 (17.78%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Messaging Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Messaging Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Specialist
9 1 (2.22%) Administrator
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.67%) Replication
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) PKI
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Migration
2 5 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.44%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.22%) Data Management
5 1 (2.22%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (42.22%) MCITP
3 12 (26.67%) MCTS
4 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (11.11%) NCDA
5 5 (11.11%) VCAP
6 4 (8.89%) NCIE
6 4 (8.89%) MCSA
7 3 (6.67%) CCNA
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.67%) VTSP
7 3 (6.67%) VCDX
8 2 (4.44%) MCP
8 2 (4.44%) CCIE
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CCVP
9 1 (2.22%) Degree
9 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (6.67%) UAG
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) MOM
1 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
1 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) HP
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) Dell
4 4 (8.89%) NetApp
4 4 (8.89%) Symantec
4 4 (8.89%) Veeam
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Lotus
6 2 (4.44%) Mitel
7 1 (2.22%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.22%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.22%) Polycom
7 1 (2.22%) Avaya
7 1 (2.22%) Siemens
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
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