Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 66 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 +22
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.70% 2.38% 2.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.43% 7.54% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 35
Guildford median annual salary £20,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.33% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,625 £62,500 £67,800
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +2.41%

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 Guildford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Guildford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 244 252 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.64% 31.50% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 196 235 347
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,050 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,625 £67,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -1.73%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Guildford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Guildford

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 12 (52.17%) Office 365
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 9 (39.13%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (30.43%) Firewall
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco
9 6 (26.09%) CCNA
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix
9 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 6 (26.09%) WAN
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (21.74%) vSphere
10 5 (21.74%) MCSA
10 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
10 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
10 5 (21.74%) Network Security
11 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
11 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) IT Support
2 7 (30.43%) Help Desk Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Network Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Director
4 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
3 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
6 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (4.35%) Information Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (26.09%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) MCSA
5 4 (17.39%) CCNP
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) MBCS
6 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) vSphere
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Capita