The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 98 110
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 1.54% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 4.44% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 21
Median salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.68% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £53,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  

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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 649 653 750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.87% 34.75% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 858 947 1148
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £56,250 £65,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 6 £34,500 +6.15%
Peterborough -10 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
MCSE
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (91.67%) Windows
3 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (61.11%) Office 365
5 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (47.22%) VMware
8 16 (44.44%) MCSA
9 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
11 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
12 12 (33.33%) SQL
13 10 (27.78%) Citrix
13 10 (27.78%) Cisco
13 10 (27.78%) Skype for Business
14 9 (25.00%) Veeam
14 9 (25.00%) MCITP
14 9 (25.00%) SAN
14 9 (25.00%) Firewall
14 9 (25.00%) Presales
15 8 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 8 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
15 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
15 8 (22.22%) IIS
15 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
15 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
16 7 (19.44%) ITIL

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 10 (27.78%) Skype for Business
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
2 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
4 6 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.78%) Apache
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (61.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) DHCP
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) Skype
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Consultant
1 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
1 7 (19.44%) Technical Support
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Support Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) IT Support
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Server Support
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) BYOD
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Presales
2 8 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) ISMS
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Statistics
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (44.44%) MCSA
3 9 (25.00%) MCITP
4 7 (19.44%) MCP
5 5 (13.89%) LPIC
5 5 (13.89%) RHCE
6 3 (8.33%) RHCSA
6 3 (8.33%) VTSP
7 2 (5.56%) CCNA
7 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.89%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Veeam
5 3 (8.33%) Pegasus
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) WatchGuard
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago