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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 63 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.32% 0.93% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.08% 5.61% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Median salary £37,500 £19,250 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+94.80% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £18,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,000 £35,800
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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 Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 107 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.62% 16.67% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 98 78 110
Median salary £30,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

MCSE Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Tamworth +3 4 £42,500 +117.94%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £19,000 -
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
Stafford - 1 £18,000 -
MCSE
West Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 8 (47.06%) MCITP
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) Presales
8 5 (29.41%) MCP
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
8 5 (29.41%) MCSA
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
9 4 (23.53%) CCA
9 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) MS Office
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) XenApp
9 4 (23.53%) People Management
10 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
10 3 (17.65%) SQL
10 3 (17.65%) CCNP
10 3 (17.65%) CCNA
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (17.65%) MCDST

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Presales
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) People Management
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) SIEM
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCITP
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (29.41%) MCP
3 5 (29.41%) MCSA
4 4 (23.53%) CCA
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MCDST
6 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CCDA
6 1 (5.88%) CCSA
6 1 (5.88%) CEH
6 1 (5.88%) CISMP
6 1 (5.88%) CISSP
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Qualys
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL