Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 50 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.28% 0.29% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 1.06% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
County Antrim median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.00% +66.67%
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +19.23% -35.00% +66.67%

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 98 94 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 27.84% 27.17% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 105
County Antrim median annual salary £30,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.44% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £57,500 £54,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,500 £35,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.89% -10.63% +14.29%

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 14 August 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
Belfast +1 1 £32,500 -
MCSE
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Antivirus Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
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%) Antivirus Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft