The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 102 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 42 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.81% 1.85% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.49% 7.06% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 37
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,350 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
MCSE
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
647 496 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.84% 26.20% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 420 387 691
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MCSE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Birmingham

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (77.33%) Microsoft
3 55 (73.33%) Windows
4 39 (52.00%) VMware
5 38 (50.67%) MS Excel
6 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
7 34 (45.33%) MCSA
8 29 (38.67%) Windows Server
9 26 (34.67%) Data Centre
10 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (32.00%) SC Cleared
11 24 (32.00%) Security Cleared
11 24 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (32.00%) Degree
12 22 (29.33%) Cisco
13 20 (26.67%) MS Exchange
13 20 (26.67%) MCP
13 20 (26.67%) Firewall
14 19 (25.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (24.00%) WAN
15 18 (24.00%) Citrix
16 17 (22.67%) SAN
16 17 (22.67%) Project Management
16 17 (22.67%) LAN
16 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
16 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
17 16 (21.33%) Time Management
18 15 (20.00%) Windows 7
18 15 (20.00%) Office 365
18 15 (20.00%) Presales

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 20 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (16.00%) Skype for Business
4 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.33%) IIS
6 4 (5.33%) JBoss
6 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 38 (50.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (20.00%) Office 365
3 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) Firewall
2 18 (24.00%) WAN
3 17 (22.67%) LAN
3 17 (22.67%) SAN
4 11 (14.67%) VLAN
5 8 (10.67%) Network Security
5 8 (10.67%) VPN
6 6 (8.00%) Skype
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.67%) DHCP
7 5 (6.67%) DNS
7 5 (6.67%) IPv4
7 5 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.00%) BGP
8 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (4.00%) NAS
8 3 (4.00%) OSPF
8 3 (4.00%) RIP
8 3 (4.00%) Wireless
9 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (5.33%) French Language
1 4 (5.33%) German Language
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Architect
2 12 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) IT Support
4 9 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Network Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) SCCM Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Lead Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.67%) Clustering
2 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 5 (6.67%) Replication
5 3 (4.00%) FMCG
5 3 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
6 1 (1.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 55 (73.33%) Windows
2 29 (38.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (17.33%) Windows 8
5 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
7 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.67%) Linux
9 3 (4.00%) Unix
9 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Project Management
2 16 (21.33%) Time Management
3 15 (20.00%) Presales
4 13 (17.33%) ITIL
5 11 (14.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) Line Management
7 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Migration
9 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.00%) High Availability
10 4 (5.33%) Business Development
10 4 (5.33%) ITSM
10 4 (5.33%) Service Management
10 4 (5.33%) Validation
11 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
11 3 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.00%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (45.33%) MCSA
3 24 (32.00%) Degree
3 24 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 24 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 20 (26.67%) MCP
5 19 (25.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (13.33%) MCITP
8 9 (12.00%) CCNA
9 7 (9.33%) CCNP
9 7 (9.33%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (5.33%) VCAP
10 4 (5.33%) VCDX
11 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
12 1 (1.33%) CCA
12 1 (1.33%) MCDBA
12 1 (1.33%) NCDA
12 1 (1.33%) NCIE
12 1 (1.33%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (9.33%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.67%) vSphere
6 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.67%) XenApp
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) SCCM
2 5 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (4.00%) SCOM
4 3 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (77.33%) Microsoft
2 39 (52.00%) VMware
3 22 (29.33%) Cisco
4 18 (24.00%) Citrix
5 13 (17.33%) NetApp
6 8 (10.67%) HP
7 5 (6.67%) Juniper
7 5 (6.67%) Kaspersky
7 5 (6.67%) Sophos
7 5 (6.67%) Symantec
7 5 (6.67%) Veeam
8 2 (2.67%) EMC
9 1 (1.33%) Dell
9 1 (1.33%) IBM
9 1 (1.33%) Polycom
9 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
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