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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 95 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.56% 1.54% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 4.57% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 18
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £35,100 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
276 350 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.99% 33.62% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 251 267
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (72.73%) MCP
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Finance
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (50.00%) VB
6 11 (50.00%) MySQL
6 11 (50.00%) C#
6 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (50.00%) SAS
6 11 (50.00%) Teradata
6 11 (50.00%) Banking
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (50.00%) MCTS
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
10 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (22.73%) Computacenter
10 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 5 (22.73%) LAN
10 5 (22.73%) WAN
10 5 (22.73%) DHCP
10 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
11 4 (18.18%) Firewall
12 3 (13.64%) Incident Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 11 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DHCP
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 6 (27.27%) SAS Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 2 (9.09%) Data Security
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 11 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (72.73%) MCP
3 11 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (13.64%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (13.64%) CNA
4 3 (13.64%) CNE
4 3 (13.64%) Novell Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Teradata
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Computacenter
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) GFI Software
6 1 (4.55%) HP