Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 63 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 30 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.20% 1.46% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.41% 7.69% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 12
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -35.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,500 £36,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £33,750 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +15.07% -12.05% +3.75%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 263 104 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 28.04% 18.94% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 155 63 104
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £19,750 £23,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Peterborough

MCSE
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Peterborough

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Peterborough over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (80.00%) VMware
4 21 (70.00%) Windows
5 17 (56.67%) Retail
6 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 15 (50.00%) Cisco
7 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (46.67%) SSCP
8 14 (46.67%) CISSP
8 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
8 14 (46.67%) RHCE
8 14 (46.67%) Citrix
8 14 (46.67%) CCSP
8 14 (46.67%) CCNP
8 14 (46.67%) RHCA
8 14 (46.67%) ISSAP
8 14 (46.67%) ISSEP
8 14 (46.67%) Firewall
8 14 (46.67%) GCWN
8 14 (46.67%) Event Correlation
8 14 (46.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 14 (46.67%) SANS
8 14 (46.67%) Security Operations
8 14 (46.67%) CSSLP
8 14 (46.67%) SIEM
8 14 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (43.33%) Analytics

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) Wireshark
3 12 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 12 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 17 (56.67%) Retail
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Security Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Security Operations Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Application Security Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Firewall Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) SIEM Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Web Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Web Applications Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) SOC Analyst
6 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Firewall Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 9 (30.00%) NHS
3 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 14 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (46.67%) Event Correlation
2 14 (46.67%) Security Operations
2 14 (46.67%) SIEM
3 13 (43.33%) Analytics
3 13 (43.33%) Computer Security
3 13 (43.33%) Information Security
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (30.00%) Security Management
5 9 (30.00%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (30.00%) Web Filtering
6 8 (26.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 8 (26.67%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (46.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 14 (46.67%) CCNP
3 14 (46.67%) CCSP
3 14 (46.67%) CISSP
3 14 (46.67%) CSSLP
3 14 (46.67%) GCWN
3 14 (46.67%) ISSAP
3 14 (46.67%) ISSEP
3 14 (46.67%) RHCA
3 14 (46.67%) RHCE
3 14 (46.67%) SANS
3 14 (46.67%) SSCP
4 13 (43.33%) MCITP
5 12 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (36.67%) VCAP
7 10 (33.33%) CCIE Security
7 10 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 12 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (40.00%) XenApp
2 12 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 12 (40.00%) XenServer
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (80.00%) VMware
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco
4 14 (46.67%) Citrix
4 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 13 (43.33%) Splunk
5 13 (43.33%) Symantec
6 12 (40.00%) Ivanti
7 2 (6.67%) CommVault
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Meraki