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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 125 118 96
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 1.50% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.02% 4.09% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 33
Median salary £27,500 £31,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -34.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £23,579 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £79,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
595 831 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.24% 36.64% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 436 570 682
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,579 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,950 £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 30 June 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Reading

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco
4 14 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) Skype for Business
6 12 (42.86%) MCITP
7 11 (39.29%) SCOM
7 11 (39.29%) ITIL
8 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 8 (28.57%) LAN
10 8 (28.57%) WAN
11 7 (25.00%) Linux
11 7 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (25.00%) MCTS
11 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
11 7 (25.00%) VMware
12 6 (21.43%) Degree
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (17.86%) Avaya
13 5 (17.86%) Information Security
13 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
14 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
14 4 (14.29%) Data Centre

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 (46.43%) Skype for Business
2 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 7 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) LAN
1 8 (28.57%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) PABX
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) Skype
4 3 (10.71%) VLAN
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) WebEx
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall
5 2 (7.14%) NAS
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) CTI
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) SMTP
6 1 (3.57%) SSL
6 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) IT Support
3 5 (17.86%) Junior
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Junior DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Junior SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Avaya Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Communications Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) IVR
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Debian
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.86%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 4 (14.29%) ISMS
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Security Management
5 3 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Presales
7 1 (3.57%) Product Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VB
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (42.86%) MCITP
3 7 (25.00%) MCTS
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
5 4 (14.29%) MCSA
6 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
6 3 (10.71%) CCNA
7 2 (7.14%) MCP
7 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) HP ASE
8 1 (3.57%) HP MASE
8 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.57%) MCDST
8 1 (3.57%) RHCE
8 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCOM
2 4 (14.29%) MOM
3 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Avaya
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Mitel
6 2 (7.14%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) HP