Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 84 113
Rank change year-on-year -21 +29 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.50% 2.29% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 7.71% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 13
North East median annual salary £75,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.29% +27.27% -42.11%
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 425 454 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.55% 29.75% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 366 391 327
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in the North East

MCSE
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for MCSE in the North East

MCSE
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in the North East

MCSE
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 7 £75,000 +114.29% 1
MCSE
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North East region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MCSA
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
6 2 (28.57%) Skype
6 2 (28.57%) Presales
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Collaboration Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort