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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 17 May 2022 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
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 107 90 83
Rank change year-on-year -17 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 9 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.40% 0.80% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 4.00% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
10th Percentile £22,813 £50,250 £20,350
25th Percentile £23,594 £69,375 £29,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,500 £80,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -66.88% +128.57% -3.45%
75th Percentile £28,750 £85,625 £41,250
90th Percentile £32,875 £95,750 -
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,870 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.29% -0.29% -

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 407 225 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.32% 20.09% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 274 134 153
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,938 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +16.44% -8.75%
75th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £47,250
90th Percentile £61,300 £63,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing MCSE as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for MCSE in the North East

MCSE
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing MCSE in the North East over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Tyne and Wear -7 4 £26,500 -66.88% 3
Durham - 1 £37,000 -
MCSE
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Remote Monitoring and Management
6 1 (16.67%) Anti-Spyware
6 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
6 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
6 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (16.67%) GDPR
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Anti-Spyware
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Remote Monitoring and Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow