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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.16% 3.16% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 9.68% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £47,500 £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
378 341 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.99% 32.69% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 280 264 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (65.71%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (34.29%) VMware
9 11 (31.43%) MCITP
10 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) SAN
11 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
11 8 (22.86%) Degree
11 8 (22.86%) CCNA
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (20.00%) SLA
12 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (20.00%) MS Office
12 7 (20.00%) ITIL
13 6 (17.14%) Windows 2000
13 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
13 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
13 6 (17.14%) NAS
13 6 (17.14%) MCTS
14 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (14.29%) IIS
14 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) Lync
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) NAS
3 4 (11.43%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) Broadband
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) VoIP
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SSDT
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Local Government
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Wintel Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Database Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 2000
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.29%) UNIX
6 5 (14.29%) Windows NT
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) People Management
2 3 (8.57%) Change Management
2 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.57%) Migration
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
3 2 (5.71%) High Availability
3 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.71%) MOF
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (31.43%) MCITP
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
3 8 (22.86%) CCNA
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.14%) MCTS
5 5 (14.29%) MCSA
5 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (11.43%) MCP
7 3 (8.57%) VCDX
7 3 (8.57%) NCDA
7 3 (8.57%) NCIE
7 3 (8.57%) VCAP
7 3 (8.57%) VTSP
7 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) CCNP
8 2 (5.71%) CNA
8 2 (5.71%) Novell Certification
9 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 5 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.71%) SCCM
4 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Intune
4 2 (5.71%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Intel
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) Mitel
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
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