Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 119 106
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 14 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.94% 0.60% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 2.34% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 24
Milton Keynes median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £22,750 £36,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +28.57% -15.66%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 370 428 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.83% 25.89% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 282 352 345
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £64,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Milton Keynes

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Office 365
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
4 11 (78.57%) MCSA
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (71.43%) VMware
5 10 (71.43%) ITIL
5 10 (71.43%) SCCM
5 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
6 9 (64.29%) SCVMM
6 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (64.29%) BIG-IP
6 9 (64.29%) Mitel
6 9 (64.29%) IP Telephony
6 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
6 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
6 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
6 9 (64.29%) Aruba
6 9 (64.29%) F5
6 9 (64.29%) High Availability
6 9 (64.29%) Cisco
6 9 (64.29%) HP
6 9 (64.29%) Electronics
6 9 (64.29%) Business Continuity
6 9 (64.29%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (64.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (64.29%) PMO

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) BIG-IP
1 9 (64.29%) IP Telephony
1 9 (64.29%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (64.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (64.29%) Business Continuity
3 9 (64.29%) High Availability
3 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) MCSA
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) MCP
5 2 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 9 (64.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (64.29%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 9 (64.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Aruba
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) F5
3 9 (64.29%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) Mitel
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (14.29%) SAP