The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.08% - 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.04% - 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 46 100 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 15.97% 27.03% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 41 69 61
Median salary £37,500 £43,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,841 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Leicester

MCSE
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (90.00%) NetApp
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (10.00%) vSphere
7 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (10.00%) MCITP
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) MCSA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Line Management
1 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) NetApp