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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 56 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.26% 0.55% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.38% 2.00% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £20,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -57.89%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
191 200 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.94% 27.47% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 150 177 194
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram 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 9 December 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 +9 12 £41,250 +106.25% 1
Durham - 4 £42,500 - 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 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 North East region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (90.32%) Windows
3 27 (87.10%) Windows Server
4 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
5 24 (77.42%) ITIL
6 23 (74.19%) VMware
7 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
7 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
9 19 (61.29%) DHCP
9 19 (61.29%) DNS
10 18 (58.06%) Skype for Business
11 17 (54.84%) Skype
11 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
12 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (48.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 14 (45.16%) Office 365
13 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (45.16%) Service Delivery
13 14 (45.16%) SCOM
14 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (41.94%) Problem Management
14 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
14 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (41.94%) Mobile Device Management
15 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
16 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
16 9 (29.03%) Video Conferencing

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 18 (58.06%) Skype for Business
2 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
3 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) DHCP
1 19 (61.29%) DNS
2 17 (54.84%) Skype
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Wintel Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Wintel Support
3 9 (29.03%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Messaging Support
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Wintel Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Collaboration Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Messaging Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
3 9 (29.03%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
4 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence
5 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.90%) PKI
7 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 14 (45.16%) Service Delivery
4 13 (41.94%) Mobile Device Management
4 13 (41.94%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (29.03%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) MCSA
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) SCOM
2 5 (16.13%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (16.13%) WSUS
3 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
4 9 (29.03%) MobileIron
5 8 (25.81%) HP
6 5 (16.13%) Dell
6 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
7 2 (6.45%) AppSense
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) Qualys
7 2 (6.45%) Sophos
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
7 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
8 1 (3.23%) IronPort