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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 95 128 87
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -41
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 26 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.40% 1.06% 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 2.75% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 41
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
557 946 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.86% 38.74% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 350 691 590
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5 December 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Reading

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 40 (86.96%) Windows
3 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 30 (65.22%) TCP/IP
5 28 (60.87%) Cisco
5 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
6 27 (58.70%) VMware
6 27 (58.70%) MCITP
7 25 (54.35%) Linux
8 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (50.00%) Hyper-V
10 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (47.83%) IIS
11 21 (45.65%) Red Hat
11 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (45.65%) vSphere
11 21 (45.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (43.48%) HP
12 20 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (41.30%) vCloud
13 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
13 19 (41.30%) Presales
14 17 (36.96%) Clustering
14 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
14 17 (36.96%) SharePoint
15 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (34.78%) Project Management
15 16 (34.78%) Terminal Services
15 16 (34.78%) Veritas

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 22 (47.83%) IIS
2 17 (36.96%) SharePoint
3 9 (19.57%) Skype for Business
4 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (19.57%) Office 365
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (65.22%) TCP/IP
2 16 (34.78%) DHCP
2 16 (34.78%) DNS
3 11 (23.91%) LAN
3 11 (23.91%) WAN
4 7 (15.22%) CTI
4 7 (15.22%) VoIP
5 5 (10.87%) PBX
6 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 4 (8.70%) SAN
7 3 (6.52%) Internet
8 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.35%) LDAP
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
8 2 (4.35%) VPN
9 1 (2.17%) Skype
9 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) German Language
4 1 (2.17%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Architect
2 16 (34.78%) Technical Architect
3 15 (32.61%) Cloud Architect
4 13 (28.26%) Virtualisation Architect
4 13 (28.26%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 10 (21.74%) Support Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Senior Architect
6 9 (19.57%) Senior Technical Architect
7 8 (17.39%) Technical Support
7 8 (17.39%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Administrator
9 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) DBA
9 4 (8.70%) SQL DBA
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Consultant
10 3 (6.52%) IT Architect
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
2 17 (36.96%) Clustering
3 9 (19.57%) N-Tier
4 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (15.22%) IVR
4 7 (15.22%) Replication
5 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.35%) PKI
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Linux
3 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (45.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
6 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.70%) Unix
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.35%) Windows NT
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Presales
2 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 16 (34.78%) Project Management
2 16 (34.78%) Project Planning
2 16 (34.78%) Validation
3 9 (19.57%) Migration
3 9 (19.57%) SOA
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.22%) Product Management
5 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.52%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (6.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (4.35%) CRM
7 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.17%) Network Management
8 1 (2.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (58.70%) MCITP
3 20 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (34.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (32.61%) CCNA
6 11 (23.91%) MCSA
7 10 (21.74%) MCP
8 5 (10.87%) MCTS
9 3 (6.52%) CCA
9 3 (6.52%) CCAA
9 3 (6.52%) CCNP
9 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (6.52%) VCP5
9 3 (6.52%) VCP6
9 3 (6.52%) VTSP
10 2 (4.35%) CEH
10 2 (4.35%) CISSP
11 1 (2.17%) Degree
11 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 21 (45.65%) vSphere
5 19 (41.30%) vCloud
6 16 (34.78%) Terminal Services
6 16 (34.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (13.04%) XenApp
8 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (17.39%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) PowerCLI
3 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) vRealize
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Nessus
4 2 (4.35%) Nmap
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (60.87%) Cisco
3 27 (58.70%) VMware
4 21 (45.65%) Red Hat
5 20 (43.48%) HP
6 16 (34.78%) Veritas
7 7 (15.22%) Citrix
8 6 (13.04%) NetApp
9 5 (10.87%) Avaya
9 5 (10.87%) Mitel
9 5 (10.87%) NEC
10 3 (6.52%) Huawei
11 2 (4.35%) Dell
11 2 (4.35%) Lotus
11 2 (4.35%) Novell
11 2 (4.35%) Oracle
12 1 (2.17%) Lumension
12 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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