Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 81 109
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 29 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.14% 2.72% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.89% 13.84% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 57 26
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +37.40% -13.25%
10th Percentile £29,050 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £59,750 £42,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +36.36% -12.58%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 244 354 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 18.02% 19.62% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 180 308 371
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £62,500 £71,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% +5.33%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Nottingham

MCSE
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Nottingham

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Nottingham over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
3 22 (75.86%) Windows
4 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
4 21 (72.41%) VMware
5 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
6 14 (48.28%) Office 365
7 13 (44.83%) MCSA
7 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
9 11 (37.93%) SCCM
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
10 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (31.03%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
11 9 (31.03%) SAN
12 8 (27.59%) Citrix
12 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
12 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
13 7 (24.14%) MCITP
13 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (24.14%) vSphere
13 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (24.14%) NetApp
14 6 (20.69%) Firewall
14 6 (20.69%) DNS
14 6 (20.69%) WAN
14 6 (20.69%) DHCP

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Office 365
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (31.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) WAN
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) VLAN
4 3 (10.34%) Skype
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (17.24%) Legal
2 3 (10.34%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.24%) High Availability
4 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.24%) Presales
5 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) People Management
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (44.83%) MCSA
3 7 (24.14%) MCITP
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.90%) CCDA
6 2 (6.90%) CCNP
6 2 (6.90%) CISSP
6 2 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.90%) MCP
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.45%) OCP
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.45%) PMP
7 1 (3.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) TickIT
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (24.14%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (10.34%) SCSM
4 2 (6.90%) SCOM
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Capita
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Mitel
7 2 (6.90%) ProCurve
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.45%) Apple
8 1 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) iManage
8 1 (3.45%) Meraki
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (3.45%) Riverbed