Period
to 19 December 2018

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 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 57 85
Rank change year-on-year -31 +28 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.78% 1.85% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 8.33% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 18
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% +38.39%
10th Percentile £33,625 £24,250 £34,100
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Leicester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 218 132 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 33.96% 22.15% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 127 122 120
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,100 £26,600 £20,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,875
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 19 December 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
5 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Support
4 1 (20.00%) PC Support
4 1 (20.00%) PC Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) GFI Software
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam