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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 100 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 26 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.57% 1.75% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 5.08% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 33
Median salary £75,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
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
583 767 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.21% 34.43% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 421 580 606
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,900 £67,500
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 September 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Reading

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 31 (81.58%) Windows
4 27 (71.05%) Cisco
5 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
6 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
7 23 (60.53%) Linux
7 23 (60.53%) VMware
8 21 (55.26%) MCITP
9 19 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (50.00%) Red Hat
9 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (47.37%) vSphere
10 18 (47.37%) IIS
10 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
11 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (44.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
11 17 (44.74%) Presales
12 16 (42.11%) vCloud
12 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
12 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
14 14 (36.84%) HP
15 13 (34.21%) Terminal Services
15 13 (34.21%) Veritas
15 13 (34.21%) Project Management
15 13 (34.21%) DHCP
15 13 (34.21%) DNS
15 13 (34.21%) SharePoint

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 18 (47.37%) IIS
2 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
3 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
3 5 (13.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 13 (34.21%) DHCP
2 13 (34.21%) DNS
3 12 (31.58%) LAN
3 12 (31.58%) WAN
4 7 (18.42%) CTI
4 7 (18.42%) VoIP
5 5 (13.16%) PBX
5 5 (13.16%) SAN
6 3 (7.89%) Firewall
6 3 (7.89%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) LDAP
7 2 (5.26%) NAS
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Architect
2 13 (34.21%) Cloud Architect
2 13 (34.21%) Technical Architect
2 13 (34.21%) Virtualisation Architect
2 13 (34.21%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
3 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Support
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Architect
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Technical Architect
7 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) DBA
8 4 (10.53%) IT Support
8 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Junior DBA
8 4 (10.53%) Junior SQL DBA
8 4 (10.53%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
2 13 (34.21%) Clustering
3 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (18.42%) IVR
3 7 (18.42%) Replication
4 6 (15.79%) N-Tier
5 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
6 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Linux
3 19 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Debian
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) Unix
9 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Presales
2 13 (34.21%) Load Balancing
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
2 13 (34.21%) Project Planning
2 13 (34.21%) Validation
3 7 (18.42%) Product Management
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) SOA
5 4 (10.53%) Analytics
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
5 4 (10.53%) Data Management
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
5 4 (10.53%) ISMS
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.53%) Security Management
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (7.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (55.26%) MCITP
3 17 (44.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (34.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (28.95%) CCNA
7 8 (21.05%) MCP
8 7 (18.42%) MCSA
9 5 (13.16%) Degree
9 5 (13.16%) MCTS
10 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
10 3 (7.89%) CCA
10 3 (7.89%) CCAA
10 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (7.89%) VCP5
10 3 (7.89%) VCP6
10 3 (7.89%) VTSP
11 1 (2.63%) CEH
11 1 (2.63%) CISSP
11 1 (2.63%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
1 18 (47.37%) vSphere
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 16 (42.11%) vCloud
4 13 (34.21%) Terminal Services
4 13 (34.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (18.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
3 3 (7.89%) PowerCLI
3 3 (7.89%) vRealize
4 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) Nessus
5 1 (2.63%) Nmap
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (71.05%) Cisco
3 23 (60.53%) VMware
4 19 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (36.84%) HP
6 13 (34.21%) Veritas
7 8 (21.05%) Citrix
8 5 (13.16%) Avaya
8 5 (13.16%) Mitel
8 5 (13.16%) NEC
9 3 (7.89%) Huawei
9 3 (7.89%) NetApp
10 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.26%) Juniper
10 2 (5.26%) NetIQ
11 1 (2.63%) Brocade
11 1 (2.63%) Lotus
11 1 (2.63%) Novell
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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