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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 63 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.48% 2.16% 2.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 5.67% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -17.77%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,809
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.10%
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
156 194 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.12% 38.04% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 129 172 155
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Slough

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) DameWare
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Site Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) L2TP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Xbox
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) DameWare
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Bomgar
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) Dell KACE
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk