Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 72 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.05% 0.65% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 3.11% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 10
Liverpool median annual salary £29,750 £75,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.33% +62.16% +110.23%
10th Percentile £15,750 £35,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £44,500 £75,000 £53,750
Merseyside median annual salary £42,000 £75,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -44.00% +62.16% +69.72%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 153 161 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 26.75% 21.07% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 182
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,690 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £61,250
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.49% -3.75% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Liverpool

MCSE
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Liverpool

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Liverpool over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) Law
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
5 1 (16.67%) RHCA
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Rancher
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam