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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 54 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.12% 1.18% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 3.41% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £23,500 £36,250 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.17% +28.31%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
156 176 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.05% 34.71% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 114 139 189
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Slough

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Lync
3 11 (68.75%) Degree
4 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) VPN
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) WAN
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) MS Office
6 8 (50.00%) CCNA
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (43.75%) Juniper
7 7 (43.75%) Apple
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
7 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 7 (43.75%) SLA
7 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
8 6 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
8 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
8 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (37.50%) iPad

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (81.25%) Lync
2 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Site Server
5 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) RTP
5 4 (25.00%) ISDN
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) SNMP
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (18.75%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Support
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
2 6 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (37.50%) iPad
2 6 (37.50%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 6 (37.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) C++
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (31.25%) MCTS
6 4 (25.00%) CCVP
6 4 (25.00%) CNE
6 4 (25.00%) Novell Certification
6 4 (25.00%) MCSA
7 2 (12.50%) MCP
8 1 (6.25%) CISSP
8 1 (6.25%) CISA
8 1 (6.25%) MCITP
8 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Samba
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (37.50%) DameWare
2 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
2 7 (43.75%) Apple
3 6 (37.50%) Bomgar
3 6 (37.50%) ServiceNow
3 6 (37.50%) Dell KACE
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Dell
3 6 (37.50%) McAfee
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Lotus
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
5 3 (18.75%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint