Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 129 133
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 27 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 1.42% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.79% 6.19% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 41
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% -1.81% +36.07%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -8.24% +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 564 646 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.27% 22.92% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 415 495 684
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,800 £66,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +5 12 £45,000 +2.27% 6
Marlow - 3 - -
Chesham -6 1 £33,000 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (88.89%) Windows
3 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (48.15%) Office 365
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
7 11 (40.74%) MCSA
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) Citrix
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
10 8 (29.63%) CCA
10 8 (29.63%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
11 7 (25.93%) Migration
11 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
11 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
11 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
11 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (18.52%) CCNA
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (14.81%) LAN

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 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (48.15%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) MPLS
1 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) IPsec
2 3 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Power BI
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Security Compliance Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Expert
6 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) PKI
1 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
6 3 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) ITSM
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) MCSA
3 8 (29.63%) CCA
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (18.52%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (14.81%) MCITP
6 3 (11.11%) MCP
6 3 (11.11%) MCTS
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) CCENT
8 1 (3.70%) CCNP
8 1 (3.70%) OCP
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (14.81%) GDPR
2 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) XenApp
4 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
4 4 (14.81%) XenServer
5 3 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) XenMobile
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Ivanti
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle