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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 70 49 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.01% 4.06% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 14.64% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
391 321 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.09% 27.74% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 286 279 300
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 22 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 55 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 42 (76.36%) MS Exchange
4 32 (58.18%) SharePoint
5 30 (54.55%) Lync
6 23 (41.82%) VoIP
7 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
7 18 (32.73%) MCITP
8 17 (30.91%) Windows
9 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
10 12 (21.82%) MCTS
11 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (18.18%) HP
12 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (16.36%) Migration
14 8 (14.55%) VMware
14 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
14 8 (14.55%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (12.73%) Symantec
15 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
16 6 (10.91%) MS Office
16 6 (10.91%) ITIL
16 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (9.09%) IIS
17 5 (9.09%) MCP
17 5 (9.09%) DHCP
17 5 (9.09%) DNS
17 5 (9.09%) Dell

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 42 (76.36%) MS Exchange
2 32 (58.18%) SharePoint
3 30 (54.55%) Lync
4 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (9.09%) IIS
6 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) VoIP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
5 1 (1.82%) MPLS
5 1 (1.82%) H.323
5 1 (1.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) SMTP
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
5 1 (1.82%) PBX
5 1 (1.82%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Architect
1 14 (25.45%) Consultant
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Messaging Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Storage Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) XML
1 1 (1.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Clustering
1 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Migration
2 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
4 4 (7.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.64%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.82%) Data Management
7 1 (1.82%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (32.73%) MCITP
3 12 (21.82%) MCTS
4 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (9.09%) NCDA
5 5 (9.09%) VCAP
5 5 (9.09%) MCP
6 4 (7.27%) MCSA
7 3 (5.45%) NCIE
8 2 (3.64%) VTSP
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.64%) VCDX
8 2 (3.64%) CCIE
8 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) CCNA
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.82%) CCVP
9 1 (1.82%) CCDA
9 1 (1.82%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (9.09%) UAG
4 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
5 4 (7.27%) vSphere
6 2 (3.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) MOM
1 4 (7.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
1 4 (7.27%) SCOM
1 4 (7.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (7.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) HP
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 7 (12.73%) Symantec
5 5 (9.09%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) NetApp
6 4 (7.27%) Veeam
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco
8 2 (3.64%) Lotus
8 2 (3.64%) Mitel
8 2 (3.64%) Computacenter
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
9 1 (1.82%) Siemens
9 1 (1.82%) Avaya
9 1 (1.82%) PlateSpin
9 1 (1.82%) Polycom
9 1 (1.82%) Remedy
9 1 (1.82%) Sophos
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