The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 46 54 68
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.82% 1.79% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 5.06% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +5.40%  

MCSE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 113 178 262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 34.35% 35.46% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 79 126 168
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Bracknell

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Bracknell

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) vMotion
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) PKI
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) OWASP
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCITP
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat