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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 86 96 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.32% 1.34% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 4.30% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 23
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
270 442 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.42% 31.28% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 194 301 333
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) MCP
3 8 (66.67%) MCTS
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (41.67%) VB
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) C#
6 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) SAS
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Teradata
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) MCITP
8 3 (25.00%) Retail
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) SAS
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) SAS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) MCP
3 8 (66.67%) MCTS
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (25.00%) MCITP
5 3 (25.00%) MCSA
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) Computacenter
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) GFI Software
5 1 (8.33%) HP