Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 60 42
Rank change year-on-year -15 -18 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.17% 0.25% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.79% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
County Antrim median annual salary £45,000 - £27,500
10th Percentile £42,500 - £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 - £28,750
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 - £37,500

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 County Antrim with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 147 127 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 24.54% 32.32% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 97 66 77
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -38.46%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £49,375 £60,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -15.79%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in County Antrim

MCSE
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for MCSE in County Antrim

MCSE
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Belfast - 1 £45,000 -
MCSE
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware