Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 145 149
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -71
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 86 106 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.87% 1.78% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.53% 6.42% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 81 85 93
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -17.05%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £25,138
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,317 1,650 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.71% 27.65% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1,316 1,442
Surrey median annual salary £46,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.10% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,803
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Surrey

MCSE
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Surrey

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Surrey

MCSE
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Guildford -3 18 £20,500 -5.75% 1
Addlestone - 15 £42,500 -
Godalming -3 10 £20,500 -
Redhill +3 7 £51,000 -16.73%
Staines +16 6 £40,000 +6.67%
Epsom +9 5 £40,000 -
Weybridge +2 3 £24,500 -21.91%
Woking +14 2 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Camberley - 2 £40,500 -
Egham +27 1 £24,000 -31.43%
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 86 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (70.93%) Microsoft
3 60 (69.77%) Windows
4 59 (68.60%) Active Directory
5 39 (45.35%) Windows Server
6 37 (43.02%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (41.86%) VMware
8 35 (40.70%) Office 365
9 30 (34.88%) MCSA
10 29 (33.72%) Windows 10
10 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (31.40%) Cisco
12 25 (29.07%) Windows 7
13 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (24.42%) Windows 8
14 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
15 19 (22.09%) HP
16 17 (19.77%) CCNA
16 17 (19.77%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
17 16 (18.60%) ITIL
17 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (17.44%) NAS
18 15 (17.44%) Veeam
19 14 (16.28%) Degree
19 14 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
20 13 (15.12%) Hyper-V
21 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) IIS
3 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.70%) Office 365
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) NAS
2 12 (13.95%) Internet
3 11 (12.79%) Firewall
4 10 (11.63%) WAN
5 9 (10.47%) DNS
6 8 (9.30%) VPN
7 7 (8.14%) LAN
7 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.65%) VoIP
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.49%) SAN
9 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.33%) Skype
10 2 (2.33%) Wireless
11 1 (1.16%) DHCP
11 1 (1.16%) HTTP
11 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.16%) Network Security
11 1 (1.16%) SMTP
11 1 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.49%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Support Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) IT Support
3 16 (18.60%) Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Administrator
4 12 (13.95%) Help Desk Support
4 12 (13.95%) IT Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) IT Analyst
5 11 (12.79%) Support Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (11.63%) Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) IT Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Solutions Consultant
7 9 (10.47%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Help Desk Technician
8 8 (9.30%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) HTML
1 2 (2.33%) REST
1 2 (2.33%) SOAP
1 2 (2.33%) WCF
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Wiki
5 1 (1.16%) CMDB
5 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (69.77%) Windows
2 39 (45.35%) Windows Server
3 29 (33.72%) Windows 10
4 25 (29.07%) Windows 7
5 21 (24.42%) Windows 8
6 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (18.60%) ITIL
3 14 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.47%) Business Continuity
5 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.14%) Change Management
6 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.65%) Decision-Making
8 4 (4.65%) Information Security
8 4 (4.65%) Mathematics
8 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.49%) Commercial Awareness
9 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.49%) IT Governance
9 3 (3.49%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Leadership
10 2 (2.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.49%) C
3 3 (3.49%) VBScript
4 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (34.88%) MCSA
3 17 (19.77%) CCNA
3 17 (19.77%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (16.28%) Degree
5 11 (12.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (12.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (11.63%) MCITP
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.65%) MCP
9 3 (3.49%) HNC
9 3 (3.49%) HND
9 3 (3.49%) RHCE
10 2 (2.33%) CCNP
10 2 (2.33%) MCDBA
10 2 (2.33%) MCPD
10 2 (2.33%) MCSD
10 2 (2.33%) MCTS
11 1 (1.16%) CEH
11 1 (1.16%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 59 (68.60%) Active Directory
2 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.12%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.79%) vSphere
5 8 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.65%) Firmware
7 3 (3.49%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.16%) UAG
9 1 (1.16%) XenApp
9 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) SCCM
2 5 (5.81%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.33%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.33%) SCOM
3 2 (2.33%) SCSM
3 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (70.93%) Microsoft
2 36 (41.86%) VMware
3 27 (31.40%) Cisco
4 19 (22.09%) HP
5 15 (17.44%) Veeam
6 10 (11.63%) Citrix
6 10 (11.63%) Dell
7 9 (10.47%) NetApp
7 9 (10.47%) Nimble Storage
7 9 (10.47%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.65%) Meraki
9 3 (3.49%) Juniper
10 2 (2.33%) CommVault
10 2 (2.33%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.33%) EMC
10 2 (2.33%) Sophos
10 2 (2.33%) ZyXEL
11 1 (1.16%) ConnectWise
11 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.16%) Kaseya