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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 130 111
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 0.72% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 1.98% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 27
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £35,800 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
429 757 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.32% 36.12% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 282 561 598
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 22 February 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Reading

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 27 (75.00%) Windows
4 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
5 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 17 (47.22%) VMware
7 16 (44.44%) Cisco
8 15 (41.67%) HP
8 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 15 (41.67%) MCITP
8 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
9 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (36.11%) CCNA
10 13 (36.11%) Linux
11 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 11 (30.56%) IIS
12 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (30.56%) SCCM
12 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (27.78%) Clustering
13 10 (27.78%) ITIL
13 10 (27.78%) SQL
14 9 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 9 (25.00%) Terminal Services
14 9 (25.00%) Project Management
14 9 (25.00%) 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 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (30.56%) IIS
3 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
5 3 (8.33%) Documentum
6 2 (5.56%) Apache
6 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
6 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.00%) DHCP
2 9 (25.00%) DNS
3 7 (19.44%) LAN
3 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
5 4 (11.11%) Skype
5 4 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) Internet
6 3 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.56%) PABX
7 2 (5.56%) PBX
7 2 (5.56%) SAN
7 2 (5.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.78%) NAS
8 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
1 2 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) German Language
2 1 (2.78%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) DBA
5 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.33%) IT Architect
7 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Clustering
2 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) PKI
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.11%) Unix
9 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
9 2 (5.56%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (25.00%) Presales
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
2 9 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 9 (25.00%) Validation
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) High Availability
4 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) QMS
6 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (41.67%) MCITP
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (36.11%) CCNA
5 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (25.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (22.22%) MCSA
8 7 (19.44%) MCP
9 4 (11.11%) CCNP
10 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
10 3 (8.33%) MCTS
10 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
11 2 (5.56%) CEH
11 2 (5.56%) CISSP
12 1 (2.78%) Degree
12 1 (2.78%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 9 (25.00%) vCloud
3 9 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) SCCM
2 9 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (8.33%) SCOM
4 3 (8.33%) WSUS
5 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Nessus
5 2 (5.56%) Nmap
6 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 16 (44.44%) Cisco
4 15 (41.67%) HP
5 9 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (25.00%) Veritas
6 4 (11.11%) Avaya
6 4 (11.11%) NetApp
7 3 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (8.33%) Lumension
8 2 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (5.56%) Lotus
8 2 (5.56%) Mitel
8 2 (5.56%) NEC
8 2 (5.56%) Novell
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle
9 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.78%) Juniper
9 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
9 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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