Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 109 162
Rank change year-on-year -15 +53 -68
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 119 154 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.28% 2.72% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.86% 8.89% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 102 146 107
Surrey median annual salary £35,000 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.95% -0.63% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £53,750
South East median annual salary £44,000 £39,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.69% -4.22% +3.75%

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 1,514 1,733 2,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.99% 30.64% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 1,424 2,060
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,771
90th Percentile £74,000 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +2.27%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 -13 20 £21,500 -14.00% 3
Godalming -28 15 £24,000 +17.07%
Woking -3 13 £27,250 -35.88% 1
Staines +15 7 £40,000 +2.56%
Camberley -2 6 £52,500 +10.53%
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 5 - -
Leatherhead -17 5 £46,000 +21.05% 1
Weybridge - 5 £26,000 -
Egham +22 2 £24,000 -31.43%
Epsom -9 2 £38,750 +64.89%
Reigate - 2 £35,000 -
Tadworth - 2 £17,250 -
Redhill +11 1 £28,000 -60.00% 1
Caterham - 1 £62,500 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 88 (73.95%) Active Directory
4 78 (65.55%) Windows
5 60 (50.42%) VMware
6 58 (48.74%) Office 365
7 46 (38.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 46 (38.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (36.97%) Cisco
9 38 (31.93%) Amazon AWS
10 36 (30.25%) ITIL
10 36 (30.25%) Windows Server
11 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
11 33 (27.73%) SCCM
12 32 (26.89%) MCSA
13 28 (23.53%) Windows 8
14 27 (22.69%) HP
15 25 (21.01%) DNS
15 25 (21.01%) Windows 7
15 25 (21.01%) vSphere
15 25 (21.01%) Windows 10
16 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (19.33%) Retail
17 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
18 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
18 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
19 21 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
19 21 (17.65%) SQL
19 21 (17.65%) DHCP
19 21 (17.65%) Citrix

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 11 (9.24%) IIS
2 7 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.04%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.20%) DataSynapse
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 58 (48.74%) Office 365
2 46 (38.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (31.93%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (8.40%) IaaS
5 10 (8.40%) PaaS
6 7 (5.88%) SaaS
7 3 (2.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) DNS
2 21 (17.65%) DHCP
3 10 (8.40%) SAN
4 8 (6.72%) Firewall
4 8 (6.72%) Internet
4 8 (6.72%) NAS
4 8 (6.72%) VPN
5 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.04%) LAN
6 6 (5.04%) WAN
7 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.52%) Network Security
7 3 (2.52%) Skype
7 3 (2.52%) VoIP
7 3 (2.52%) WebEx
7 3 (2.52%) Wireless
8 2 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.68%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.84%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.36%) Power BI
4 4 (3.36%) Snowflake Schema
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.36%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (19.33%) Retail
2 7 (5.88%) Finance
3 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (31.09%) Support Engineer
2 35 (29.41%) Analyst
3 30 (25.21%) IT Support
4 25 (21.01%) IT Engineer
5 21 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 18 (15.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (15.13%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (15.13%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (12.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 13 (10.92%) IT Analyst
9 13 (10.92%) Support Analyst
10 12 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (9.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (9.24%) Help Desk Support
11 11 (9.24%) IT Technician
12 10 (8.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (8.40%) Graduate
12 10 (8.40%) Help Desk Engineer
12 10 (8.40%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) iPad
2 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.24%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.20%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.36%) NHS
7 3 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.52%) Replication
7 3 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.84%) CMDB
9 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 78 (65.55%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows Server
3 28 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 25 (21.01%) Windows 10
4 25 (21.01%) Windows 7
5 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (13.45%) Linux
8 13 (10.92%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.20%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) ITIL
2 19 (15.97%) Decision-Making
2 19 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (15.13%) IT Governance
4 14 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.24%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.56%) High Availability
8 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.20%) Analytics
10 5 (4.20%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.20%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (4.20%) Information Security
10 5 (4.20%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.20%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.65%) SQL
2 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.88%) C
3 7 (5.88%) VBA
4 5 (4.20%) C#
4 5 (4.20%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.36%) C++
5 4 (3.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (26.89%) MCSA
3 20 (16.81%) Degree
4 18 (15.13%) MCP
5 17 (14.29%) CCNA
5 17 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (10.92%) DBS Check
6 13 (10.92%) MCITP
6 13 (10.92%) MCTS
7 11 (9.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (5.04%) A+ Certification
8 6 (5.04%) CCNP
8 6 (5.04%) CISSP
8 6 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.20%) CEH
9 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.20%) MCDBA
9 5 (4.20%) RHCSA
10 3 (2.52%) CCDP
10 3 (2.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.81%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 88 (73.95%) Active Directory
2 46 (38.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
4 25 (21.01%) vSphere
5 7 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.36%) XenApp
8 2 (1.68%) Firmware
9 1 (0.84%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (27.73%) SCCM
2 10 (8.40%) SCOM
3 8 (6.72%) SCSM
4 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (4.20%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.52%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.52%) Puppet
5 3 (2.52%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.84%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 98 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 60 (50.42%) VMware
3 44 (36.97%) Cisco
4 27 (22.69%) HP
5 21 (17.65%) Citrix
6 16 (13.45%) Apple
7 8 (6.72%) Dell
8 6 (5.04%) Google
8 6 (5.04%) TOWER Software
9 4 (3.36%) Juniper
10 3 (2.52%) Ayehu
10 3 (2.52%) Cognizant
10 3 (2.52%) CommVault
10 3 (2.52%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (2.52%) Hitachi
10 3 (2.52%) Meraki
10 3 (2.52%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.52%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.52%) Sophos
10 3 (2.52%) Zerto