The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.57% - 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% - 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £34,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 - £32,126
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 - £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +8.33%  

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 Suffolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 98 159 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 28.00% 27.89% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 90 144 137
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

MCSE
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Suffolk

MCSE
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Ipswich - 2 £34,250 -
MCSE
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
3 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) High Availability
3 5 (71.43%) IMAP
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Mac OS
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) Google

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
2 5 (71.43%) IMAP
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (71.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) IT Support
2 5 (71.43%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
1 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
3 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle