Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 69 101
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32 -17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.72% 1.61% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 5.39% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 5
Slough median annual salary £46,250 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.31% -18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,375 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £43,750 £53,000
Berkshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +26.67% -25.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 124 241 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.79% 29.86% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 115 219 294
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £22,500 £36,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £92,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Slough

MCSE
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Slough

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Slough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (20.00%) CRM

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle