The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 62 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.23% 0.71% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 2.97% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MCSE
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
152 101 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.67% 24.05% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 142 79 126
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MCSE
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Suffolk

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Suffolk

MCSE
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -11 6 £28,500 -18.57%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (76.47%) CCNA
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
5 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) SAN
6 8 (47.06%) UNIX
6 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
6 8 (47.06%) CCNP
6 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) Release Management
6 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
6 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) MS Office
7 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 3 (17.65%) MCITP
9 2 (11.76%) SCCM
9 2 (11.76%) Lync
9 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.76%) MCP
9 2 (11.76%) MCSA
9 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) SharePoint

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Support
1 8 (47.06%) Operations Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Support
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Release Management
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (76.47%) CCNA
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (47.06%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) MCITP
5 2 (11.76%) MCP
5 2 (11.76%) MCSA
6 1 (5.88%) VCP5
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) HP