Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 170 137
Rank change year-on-year +39 -33 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.55% 0.18% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 0.40% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Cambridge median annual salary - £32,225 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.92% +5.16%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 704 1,240 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.03% 45.55% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 546 944 708
Cambridge median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,675
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,296 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.59% +4.22% +2.41%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Cambridge

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) MCP
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) SLA
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) Validation
2 8 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 8 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
2 8 (66.67%) ACTC
2 8 (66.67%) ACHDS
2 8 (66.67%) ACDT
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 8 (66.67%) MCDST
2 8 (66.67%) MCSM
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (66.67%) Ticket Management
2 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 8 (66.67%) Server Management

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 8 (66.67%) Server Management
2 8 (66.67%) Ticket Management
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 8 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Information Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Statistics
3 4 (33.33%) Vendor Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) MCP
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 8 (66.67%) ACDT
2 8 (66.67%) ACHDS
2 8 (66.67%) ACTC
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (66.67%) MCDST
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
2 8 (66.67%) MCSM
2 8 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Bomgar
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 4 (33.33%) Peregrine
2 4 (33.33%) Remedy
2 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow