Period
to 22 February 2019

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 6 months to 22 February 2019 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
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 76 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.16% 1.01% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 4.93% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 20
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% +35.35% -45.00%
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 166 223 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 26.43% 20.48% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 143 178 158
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.40% +7.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,175 £23,100
90th Percentile £49,050 £69,125 £51,925
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - -2.44%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 £40,000 +53.85%
MCSE
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware