Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 127 149
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 1.52% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 6.28% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 30
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -15.66% +27.69%
10th Percentile £32,550 £30,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £50,250
South East median annual salary £43,486 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.22% -8.82% +6.25%

MCSE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 689 716 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.02% 24.25% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 524 545 739
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £22,650 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,775 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 10 £45,000 +2.27%
Marlow - 9 - -
High Wycombe -11 5 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Chesham -4 3 £33,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Amersham - 1 £34,000 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (82.86%) Windows
3 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
5 24 (68.57%) VMware
6 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
7 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (57.14%) Office 365
9 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
9 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
11 14 (40.00%) Migration
12 13 (37.14%) MCITP
13 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (28.57%) MCSA
16 9 (25.71%) MCTS
16 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (22.86%) Self-Motivation
17 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
17 8 (22.86%) Forefront TMG
17 8 (22.86%) ISO 9000
17 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
18 7 (20.00%) CCNA
18 7 (20.00%) ITIL
18 7 (20.00%) SQL
19 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
19 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) MPLS
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.86%) IDOL
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Local Government
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.43%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Security Compliance Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) FMCG
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
3 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.43%) Regulatory Compliance
3 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) Line Management
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (37.14%) MCITP
3 10 (28.57%) MCSA
4 9 (25.71%) MCTS
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.00%) CCNA
7 4 (11.43%) MCP
8 2 (5.71%) Degree
8 2 (5.71%) MCDBA
8 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.86%) OCP
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (2.86%) VCAP
9 1 (2.86%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.86%) ISO 9000
3 4 (11.43%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (11.43%) GDPR
3 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (17.14%) DFS Replication
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) WSUS
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (68.57%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) Meraki
3 2 (5.71%) RedGate
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) ESRI
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Veeam