The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 38 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.97% 1.98% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.79% 6.44% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 10
Median salary £50,000 £76,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +149.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £76,000 £48,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%

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

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 202 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.33% 30.79% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67 167 155
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MCSE
Salary Trend in Slough

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Slough

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Slough region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Slough

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Slough region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Dell
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
5 9 (60.00%) DHCP
5 9 (60.00%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) ITIL
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
7 7 (46.67%) Network Security
7 7 (46.67%) Office 365
8 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (40.00%) MCSA
8 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (40.00%) CCNP
9 5 (33.33%) Cisco
9 5 (33.33%) ISA Server
9 5 (33.33%) SMTP
9 5 (33.33%) VBScript

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) NAS
4 5 (33.33%) SMTP
4 5 (33.33%) SNMP
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) MCSA
4 5 (33.33%) CCVP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) MCITP
6 1 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (6.67%) MCTS
6 1 (6.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 4 (26.67%) Firmware
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Dell
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Avaya
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam
7 1 (6.67%) BT
7 1 (6.67%) CA
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL