The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 65 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.10% 1.56% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.26% 6.03% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 2
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
MCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
234 199 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.89% 25.91% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 209 167 195
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MCSE
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MCSE Salary Trend in the North East

MCSE
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear 0 14 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Durham - 2 £30,000 -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 North East region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 15 (62.50%) ITIL
6 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (50.00%) VMware
8 10 (41.67%) DHCP
8 10 (41.67%) DNS
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 10 (41.67%) Skype for Business
8 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (37.50%) Office 365
9 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (37.50%) Skype
9 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 9 (37.50%) Problem Management
10 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
10 8 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (33.33%) MobileIron
10 8 (33.33%) SCOM
10 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (41.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) DHCP
1 10 (41.67%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) Skype
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) NAS
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) DTS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (29.17%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (20.83%) Replication
5 3 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 8 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (4.17%) Application Virtualisation
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) Database Optimisation
8 1 (4.17%) ERD
8 1 (4.17%) High Availability
8 1 (4.17%) Operations Research
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.17%) Server Building
8 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (8.33%) MCDBA
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Brightmail
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) IronPort
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle