Period
to 18 November 2018

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 6 months to 18 November 2018 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 184 135
Rank change year-on-year +55 -49 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 54 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.71% 0.53% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.18% 1.30% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 44
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,225
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -13.56% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £48,750 £48,525
East of England median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +15.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,042 1,691 1,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.01% 40.90% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 752 1,242 967
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,950
% change year-on-year - +2.39% +2.21%

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 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +10 42 £53,750 +49.31% 1
Cambridge +40 9 - -
MCSE
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (83.33%) VMware
3 43 (79.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 42 (77.78%) Retail
4 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 40 (74.07%) CCIE
5 40 (74.07%) CCSP
5 40 (74.07%) CCNP
5 40 (74.07%) RHCE
5 40 (74.07%) Red Hat
5 40 (74.07%) Cisco
5 40 (74.07%) RHCA
5 40 (74.07%) GCWN
5 40 (74.07%) Risk Management
5 40 (74.07%) CISSP
5 40 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (74.07%) SSCP
5 40 (74.07%) Firewall
5 40 (74.07%) ISSAP
5 40 (74.07%) ISSEP
5 40 (74.07%) CSSLP
5 40 (74.07%) VCDX
5 40 (74.07%) SIEM
5 40 (74.07%) VCAP
5 40 (74.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 40 (74.07%) SANS
5 40 (74.07%) Security Operations
5 40 (74.07%) Data Loss Prevention
5 40 (74.07%) Event Correlation
5 40 (74.07%) CCIE Security

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 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) Firewall
2 23 (42.59%) Intrusion Detection
2 23 (42.59%) Wireshark
3 9 (16.67%) Internet
4 8 (14.81%) Ethernet
4 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (14.81%) Wireless
5 3 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (5.56%) SAN
6 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) WebEx
General
1 42 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
1 18 (33.33%) SIEM Analyst
1 18 (33.33%) SIEM Engineer
1 18 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
1 18 (33.33%) SOC Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 17 (31.48%) IT Architect
2 17 (31.48%) IT Security Architect
2 17 (31.48%) Security Architect
2 17 (31.48%) Service Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.26%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (42.59%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 23 (42.59%) Cyberthreat
1 23 (42.59%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
2 17 (31.48%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Data Loss Prevention
1 40 (74.07%) Event Correlation
1 40 (74.07%) Risk Management
1 40 (74.07%) Security Operations
1 40 (74.07%) SIEM
2 24 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (42.59%) Analytics
3 23 (42.59%) Computer Forensics
3 23 (42.59%) Cyber Intelligence
3 23 (42.59%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 23 (42.59%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (42.59%) Kalman Filter
3 23 (42.59%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
3 23 (42.59%) Reverse Engineering
3 23 (42.59%) Threat Analysis
3 23 (42.59%) Threat Detection
3 23 (42.59%) Threat Intelligence
3 23 (42.59%) Trend Analysis
3 23 (42.59%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (79.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 40 (74.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 40 (74.07%) CCIE
3 40 (74.07%) CCIE Security
3 40 (74.07%) CCNP
3 40 (74.07%) CCSP
3 40 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (74.07%) CISSP
3 40 (74.07%) CSSLP
3 40 (74.07%) GCWN
3 40 (74.07%) ISSAP
3 40 (74.07%) ISSEP
3 40 (74.07%) RHCA
3 40 (74.07%) RHCE
3 40 (74.07%) SANS
3 40 (74.07%) SSCP
3 40 (74.07%) VCAP
3 40 (74.07%) VCDX
4 10 (18.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
4 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (42.59%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.85%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) VMware
2 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 40 (74.07%) Cisco
3 40 (74.07%) Red Hat
4 23 (42.59%) Splunk
4 23 (42.59%) Symantec
5 8 (14.81%) Apple
6 5 (9.26%) Citrix
7 4 (7.41%) HP
8 3 (5.56%) NetApp
9 2 (3.70%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.85%) Adobe
10 1 (1.85%) Bomgar
10 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.85%) Peregrine
10 1 (1.85%) Remedy
10 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow