MCSE Jobs in the Midlands

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 23 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 203 241 321
Rank change year-on-year +38 +80 -74
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 114 52 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.95% 0.67% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 1.70% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 65
10th Percentile £31,625 £27,400 £36,750
25th Percentile £32,563 £40,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,225 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.76% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £53,438 £63,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £57,500 - £59,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - -

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands

MCSE falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,087 3,064 3,969
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.73% 39.63% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 1,269 2,128
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £35,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,501 £52,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +14.13% -3.16%
75th Percentile £62,200 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in the Midlands

MCSE
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCSE in the Midlands.

Salary trend for MCSE in the Midlands

MCSE
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing MCSE in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 July 2024.

Salary histogram for MCSE in the Midlands

MCSE
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +35 82 £35,000 -40.43% 2
East Midlands -13 32 £45,000 - 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Exchange
2 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 39 (34.21%) Microsoft 365
2 32 (28.07%) Azure
3 17 (14.91%) Entra ID
4 9 (7.89%) Power Platform
5 7 (6.14%) Google Workspace
6 6 (5.26%) AWS
6 6 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (5.26%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.75%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.75%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.88%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 72 (63.16%) Internet
1 72 (63.16%) WLAN
2 70 (61.40%) Network Security
3 19 (16.67%) Firewall
4 16 (14.04%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (12.28%) DNS
6 12 (10.53%) LAN
6 12 (10.53%) WAN
7 9 (7.89%) DHCP
7 9 (7.89%) SAN
8 8 (7.02%) VPN
9 7 (6.14%) VLAN
10 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 5 (4.39%) BGP
11 5 (4.39%) OSPF
11 5 (4.39%) Wireless
12 4 (3.51%) NAS
13 3 (2.63%) SD-WAN
14 2 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (1.75%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) Power BI
2 5 (4.39%) MySQL
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Git
2 3 (2.63%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.75%) GitLab
3 2 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 27 (23.68%) Social Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) Automotive
3 5 (4.39%) Finance
3 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 3 (2.63%) Legal
4 3 (2.63%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.75%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 84 (73.68%) IT Engineer
2 72 (63.16%) IT Support
3 68 (59.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 68 (59.65%) Support Engineer
4 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) IT Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Senior
9 3 (2.63%) Technical Manager
10 2 (1.75%) Network Systems Engineer
10 2 (1.75%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 65 (57.02%) Driving Licence
1 65 (57.02%) Onboarding
2 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.14%) Smartphone
5 6 (5.26%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.39%) EPoS
6 5 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.39%) NHS
7 3 (2.63%) CCTV
7 3 (2.63%) iPad
7 3 (2.63%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.75%) Cyber Threat
8 2 (1.75%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.75%) PKI
8 2 (1.75%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) Educational Technology
9 1 (0.88%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 100 (87.72%) Windows
2 77 (67.54%) Linux
3 20 (17.54%) Windows Server
4 15 (13.16%) Windows 10
5 8 (7.02%) Android
6 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.39%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (2.63%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.75%) VMS
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (73.68%) ITIL
2 76 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 74 (64.91%) Computer Science
4 67 (58.77%) Network Management
5 66 (57.89%) Mentoring
6 65 (57.02%) Asset Management
6 65 (57.02%) IT Asset Management
7 19 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (11.40%) Customer Service
9 8 (7.02%) Project Management
10 7 (6.14%) Change Management
10 7 (6.14%) Migration
10 7 (6.14%) Presales
10 7 (6.14%) Server Management
11 6 (5.26%) Agile
11 6 (5.26%) Collaborative Culture
11 6 (5.26%) DevSecOps
11 6 (5.26%) Requirements Gathering
11 6 (5.26%) Scrum
11 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.77%) SQL
3 6 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (1.75%) Python
4 2 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (74.56%) Degree
3 84 (73.68%) CCNA
3 84 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (63.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 69 (60.53%) MCP
6 68 (59.65%) CCNP
7 65 (57.02%) LPIC
8 6 (5.26%) MCITP
8 6 (5.26%) MCSA
8 6 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.39%) HNC
9 5 (4.39%) HND
9 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.51%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.75%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.75%) Azure Certification
11 2 (1.75%) CCIE
11 2 (1.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.51%) GDPR
3 3 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (27.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.14%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.75%) vSphere
6 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (4.39%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.51%) SCCM
4 2 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 105 (92.11%) Microsoft
2 87 (76.32%) Cisco
3 24 (21.05%) VMware
4 13 (11.40%) Apple
5 8 (7.02%) Dell
5 8 (7.02%) Fortinet
6 7 (6.14%) Google
6 7 (6.14%) ServiceNow
7 6 (5.26%) HP
8 5 (4.39%) Commvault
8 5 (4.39%) IBM
8 5 (4.39%) Meraki
8 5 (4.39%) Ruckus Wireless
8 5 (4.39%) Ubiquiti
8 5 (4.39%) Veeam
9 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.63%) Sage
11 2 (1.75%) EMC
11 2 (1.75%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.75%) Sophos