The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 78 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.44% 2.39% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.49% 8.85% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 9
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
MCSE
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
356 305 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 32.04% 26.94% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 286 260 284
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,579
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MCSE
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Nottingham region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Nottingham

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Nottingham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (92.50%) VMware
2 37 (92.50%) Active Directory
3 31 (77.50%) MCITP
4 29 (72.50%) Hyper-V
5 27 (67.50%) CCNA
5 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (65.00%) DHCP
6 26 (65.00%) TCP/IP
7 21 (52.50%) Cisco
8 18 (45.00%) VoIP
8 18 (45.00%) WAN
8 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
8 18 (45.00%) Avaya
8 18 (45.00%) RTP
8 18 (45.00%) H.323
8 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (45.00%) VLAN
8 18 (45.00%) Wireshark
9 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
9 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (30.00%) Citrix
11 12 (30.00%) Degree
12 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (27.50%) Open Source
12 11 (27.50%) FogBugz
12 11 (27.50%) QA
12 11 (27.50%) Selenium

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (22.50%) Lync
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (17.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) DHCP
1 26 (65.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (45.00%) VoIP
2 18 (45.00%) WAN
2 18 (45.00%) RTP
2 18 (45.00%) H.323
2 18 (45.00%) VLAN
2 18 (45.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (20.00%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) SSL
4 7 (17.50%) Internet
4 7 (17.50%) BGP
4 7 (17.50%) SMTP
4 7 (17.50%) VPN
4 7 (17.50%) LDAP
5 3 (7.50%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Selenium
1 11 (27.50%) FogBugz
General
1 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Law
2 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Tester
1 10 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Support Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
1 11 (27.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
6 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
6 7 (17.50%) UNIX
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) RAD
1 11 (27.50%) Scrum
1 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
1 11 (27.50%) Risk Analysis
1 11 (27.50%) Automation Testing
2 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.00%) Email Management
4 1 (2.50%) Line Management
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (77.50%) MCITP
3 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (67.50%) CCNA
4 12 (30.00%) Degree
5 11 (27.50%) ISTQB
6 9 (22.50%) CCA
6 9 (22.50%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (20.00%) MCTS
7 8 (20.00%) CCEE
8 7 (17.50%) CCNP
9 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (7.50%) MCSA
11 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
2 8 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (92.50%) Active Directory
2 29 (72.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (17.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) VMware
2 21 (52.50%) Cisco
3 18 (45.00%) Avaya
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.00%) Citrix
6 7 (17.50%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) Juniper
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Apple
8 1 (2.50%) Google