Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 68 73
Rank change year-on-year -24 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.95% 1.13% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 6.86% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 24
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +27.12%
10th Percentile £35,625 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £46,875 £47,500 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%

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 203 102 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 27.69% 16.45% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 95 96 134
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -13.33%
10th Percentile £28,569 £26,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £56,225
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +1.19%

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 21 April 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) MCTS
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
6 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Threat Detection

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) PC Support
4 1 (14.29%) PC Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) MCTS
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) GFI Software
2 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) Veeam
2 1 (14.29%) VMware