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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 107 116 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 38 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 0.82% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.48% 2.65% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 37
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -35.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
694 565 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.40% 31.03% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 457 430 451
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

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 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 86 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (67.44%) Microsoft
3 52 (60.47%) Windows
4 50 (58.14%) VMware
5 39 (45.35%) Windows Server
6 37 (43.02%) MCSA
7 36 (41.86%) Active Directory
8 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (36.05%) Citrix
10 30 (34.88%) Data Centre
11 29 (33.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (32.56%) Cisco
13 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
14 24 (27.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 23 (26.74%) MCITP
15 23 (26.74%) Hyper-V
15 23 (26.74%) SQL
16 22 (25.58%) ITIL
16 22 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (24.42%) SAN
18 17 (19.77%) LAN
18 17 (19.77%) WAN
19 16 (18.60%) NetApp
20 15 (17.44%) Firewall
20 15 (17.44%) ITIL V3
21 14 (16.28%) CCNA
22 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
22 13 (15.12%) Replication
22 13 (15.12%) Skype for Business
22 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013

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 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (15.12%) Skype for Business
2 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.14%) WordPress
5 6 (6.98%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.65%) Moodle
7 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Office 365
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) IaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) SAN
2 17 (19.77%) LAN
2 17 (19.77%) WAN
3 15 (17.44%) Firewall
4 10 (11.63%) NetScaler
5 8 (9.30%) VoIP
6 6 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.98%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (6.98%) DHCP
6 6 (6.98%) DNS
6 6 (6.98%) IPsec
6 6 (6.98%) IPv4
6 6 (6.98%) Network Security
6 6 (6.98%) Unified Communications
6 6 (6.98%) VLAN
6 6 (6.98%) WebEx
6 6 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (5.81%) Intranet
8 4 (4.65%) L2TP
9 3 (3.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.49%) SSDT
General
1 5 (5.81%) Retail
2 4 (4.65%) Legal
2 4 (4.65%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) French Language
3 3 (3.49%) German Language
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Support Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) DBA
2 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Consultant
4 7 (8.14%) Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) Network Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) SQL DBA
4 7 (8.14%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (6.98%) Communications Support Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Lync Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Designer
7 4 (4.65%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.88%) Data Centre
2 13 (15.12%) Replication
3 10 (11.63%) Clustering
4 6 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.49%) Handset
7 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (2.33%) FMCG
9 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.16%) CMDB
9 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (60.47%) Windows
2 39 (45.35%) Windows Server
3 29 (33.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 10
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 8
5 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.65%) Linux
7 4 (4.65%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) ITIL
2 15 (17.44%) ITIL V3
3 11 (12.79%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.63%) ETL
5 9 (10.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (9.30%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.98%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.98%) Migration
7 6 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.81%) Presales
8 5 (5.81%) Project Management
9 4 (4.65%) Coaching
9 4 (4.65%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.49%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (3.49%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.49%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (43.02%) MCSA
3 24 (27.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (26.74%) MCITP
5 22 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (16.28%) CCNA
7 12 (13.95%) CCNP
8 9 (10.47%) MCDST
8 9 (10.47%) MCTS
9 8 (9.30%) CCA
9 8 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
11 5 (5.81%) CISSP
11 5 (5.81%) Degree
11 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
12 4 (4.65%) CCIE
12 4 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (2.33%) MCSD
13 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (1.16%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (26.74%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.12%) XenApp
5 10 (11.63%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.98%) VMware ESX
6 6 (6.98%) vSphere
6 6 (6.98%) XenServer
7 4 (4.65%) Firmware
7 4 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.16%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) WSUS
2 8 (9.30%) SCOM
3 6 (6.98%) SCCM
4 5 (5.81%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.65%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.16%) MOM
6 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 50 (58.14%) VMware
3 31 (36.05%) Citrix
4 28 (32.56%) Cisco
5 16 (18.60%) NetApp
6 11 (12.79%) HP
6 11 (12.79%) SolarWinds
7 8 (9.30%) Veeam
8 6 (6.98%) Avaya
8 6 (6.98%) Juniper
9 5 (5.81%) EMC
9 5 (5.81%) SonicWALL
9 5 (5.81%) Symantec
10 4 (4.65%) AVG
10 4 (4.65%) Kaseya
10 4 (4.65%) Kaspersky
10 4 (4.65%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.65%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (4.65%) Sophos
11 2 (2.33%) Aruba
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + £4,200 CA
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 24 days ago