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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 59 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 27 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.70% 2.43% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.39% 8.28% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 9
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,150 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,902 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.31% +13.61%
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
322 290 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 32.20% 29.38% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 280 247 265
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,409 £50,000 £50,000
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 2 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Nottingham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (95.74%) Windows
3 38 (80.85%) Active Directory
3 38 (80.85%) VMware
4 36 (76.60%) MCITP
5 28 (59.57%) Hyper-V
6 26 (55.32%) TCP/IP
7 24 (51.06%) CCNA
7 24 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (46.81%) DHCP
9 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
9 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (38.30%) Cisco
10 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
10 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (36.17%) Citrix
12 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (31.91%) VoIP
14 14 (29.79%) WAN
14 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
14 14 (29.79%) Avaya
14 14 (29.79%) RTP
14 14 (29.79%) H.323
14 14 (29.79%) Wireshark
14 14 (29.79%) VLAN
14 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
15 13 (27.66%) MCTS
16 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
16 12 (25.53%) SLA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (21.28%) IIS
4 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (19.15%) Lync
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) TCP/IP
2 22 (46.81%) DHCP
3 15 (31.91%) VoIP
4 14 (29.79%) WAN
4 14 (29.79%) RTP
4 14 (29.79%) H.323
4 14 (29.79%) VLAN
4 14 (29.79%) Wireshark
5 12 (25.53%) DNS
6 11 (23.40%) Internet
7 10 (21.28%) SMTP
8 7 (14.89%) LDAP
8 7 (14.89%) SSL
8 7 (14.89%) VPN
8 7 (14.89%) BGP
9 6 (12.77%) SAN
10 3 (6.38%) Firewall
11 2 (4.26%) Wireless
12 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
1 6 (12.77%) FogBugz
General
1 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Law
2 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Support Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Software Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Applications Support Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
1 6 (12.77%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
4 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 8
6 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
7 7 (14.89%) Linux
7 7 (14.89%) UNIX
8 3 (6.38%) CentOS
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (12.77%) RAD
2 6 (12.77%) Scrum
2 6 (12.77%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
2 6 (12.77%) Automation Testing
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL
4 2 (4.26%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.13%) Change Management
5 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.13%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (76.60%) MCITP
3 24 (51.06%) CCNA
3 24 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (27.66%) MCTS
5 10 (21.28%) CCA
5 10 (21.28%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (19.15%) CCEE
7 8 (17.02%) Degree
8 7 (14.89%) CCNP
9 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
10 3 (6.38%) MCSA
11 2 (4.26%) VCAP
12 1 (2.13%) NCDA
12 1 (2.13%) CCIE
12 1 (2.13%) CCDA
12 1 (2.13%) CCIA
12 1 (2.13%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) SLA
2 6 (12.77%) QA
System Software
1 38 (80.85%) Active Directory
2 28 (59.57%) Hyper-V
3 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.51%) vSphere
6 3 (6.38%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.38%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.38%) NFS
7 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (4.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (14.89%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.64%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.26%) MOM
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) Cisco
4 17 (36.17%) Citrix
5 14 (29.79%) Avaya
6 9 (19.15%) Symantec
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
8 2 (4.26%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (2.13%) Apple
9 1 (2.13%) Google