The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 54
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 0 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 2.91% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.32% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 11
Median salary - £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 63 161 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.88% 31.26% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 53 143 93
Median salary £40,000 £35,600 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% +18.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCSE
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) PKI
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (12.50%) Remedy
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) AS400
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (12.50%) Clustering
7 1 (12.50%) MCITP
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) SCOM

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Support
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds