The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 71 63
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.78% 1.15% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 5.00% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £34,300
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  

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 Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 124 160 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 24.12% 22.96% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 92 128 87
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Staffordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cannock +1 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
MCSE
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (50.00%) CCSA
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) ITSM

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCSA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
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