The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 116 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 1.30% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 3.64% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 28
Median salary £28,500 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,579 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
MCSE
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
611 796 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.91% 35.58% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 439 540 647
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MCSE
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Reading

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Reading

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) Cisco
5 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (46.67%) LAN
6 14 (46.67%) WAN
7 13 (43.33%) Skype for Business
8 12 (40.00%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (36.67%) Linux
9 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (36.67%) VMware
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (30.00%) CCNA
11 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (30.00%) MCITP
12 8 (26.67%) .NET
13 7 (23.33%) C#
13 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
13 7 (23.33%) MCP
13 7 (23.33%) VoIP
13 7 (23.33%) Avaya
13 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
13 7 (23.33%) CTI
13 7 (23.33%) Mitel
13 7 (23.33%) Replication
13 7 (23.33%) IVR
13 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) Skype for Business
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) LAN
1 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) CTI
3 7 (23.33%) VoIP
4 5 (16.67%) PBX
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
6 3 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) VLAN
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) Firewall
7 2 (6.67%) LDAP
7 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 2 (6.67%) Skype
7 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) PABX
8 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support
4 5 (16.67%) Junior
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) DBA
5 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Junior SQL DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Junior SQL Server DBA
5 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (23.33%) IVR
1 7 (23.33%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (10.00%) Debian
8 2 (6.67%) CentOS
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.33%) Solaris
9 1 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Product Management
2 5 (16.67%) Information Security
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (13.33%) Analytics
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
3 4 (13.33%) Data Management
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) ISMS
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (30.00%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) MCITP
4 7 (23.33%) MCP
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) MCSA
6 5 (16.67%) MCTS
7 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
8 3 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.33%) CCAA
9 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
9 1 (3.33%) HP MASE
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
9 1 (3.33%) RHCE
9 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.33%) VCP5
9 1 (3.33%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) vCloud
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCOM
2 3 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) MOM
4 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (63.33%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 7 (23.33%) Avaya
4 7 (23.33%) Mitel
4 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (16.67%) NEC
6 4 (13.33%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (10.00%) Veritas
8 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.67%) Juniper
8 2 (6.67%) NetIQ
9 1 (3.33%) Brocade
9 1 (3.33%) F5
9 1 (3.33%) Huawei
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago