Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 106 103
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +27
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 21 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.48% 1.12% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.27% 5.38% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 25
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +28.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £38,750 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £46,000 £47,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £33,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +28.79% -14.84% +17.42%

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 335 316 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.67% 20.79% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 250 233 393
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,750 £39,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +17.31% -3.70% +0.62%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (90.48%) Office 365
4 17 (80.95%) ITIL
5 16 (76.19%) MCSA
6 14 (66.67%) Windows
6 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
8 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
9 9 (42.86%) CCA
9 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (38.10%) MCITP
10 8 (38.10%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (33.33%) VMware
12 6 (28.57%) Citrix
12 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
12 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
14 4 (19.05%) CCNA
14 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (19.05%) Project Management
14 4 (19.05%) SQL
14 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
14 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (19.05%) SCCM
15 3 (14.29%) MCTS
15 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (14.29%) Firewall

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 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Office 365
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) IPsec
2 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Office 365 Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (4.76%) ITSM
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (76.19%) MCSA
3 9 (42.86%) CCA
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (38.10%) MCITP
5 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (14.29%) MCP
6 3 (14.29%) MCTS
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (4.76%) CCENT
8 1 (4.76%) CCNP
8 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Mitel