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 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 132 141
Rank change year-on-year +53 +9  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 91 75 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.28% 1.77% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.74% 5.30% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 74 49 69
Median salary £35,750 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
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 Surrey.

Academic & Professional Certification
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 847 1415 1256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 30.53% 33.36% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 707 1136 1073
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 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
Guildford +38 28 £27,250 - 3
Woking +19 22 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Leatherhead - 18 £40,000 -
Godalming - 8 £22,750 - 2
Egham - 3 £33,500 -
Staines - 3 £38,500 -
Cobham +7 1 £45,000 -
Epsom +3 1 £23,500 -47.77%
Redhill -11 1 £34,000 -28.42%
Farnham - 1 £25,500 -
Cranleigh - 1 £25,000 -
MCSE
South East

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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 150 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (81.33%) Windows
3 117 (78.00%) Microsoft
4 108 (72.00%) Active Directory
5 93 (62.00%) Windows Server
6 77 (51.33%) VMware
7 55 (36.67%) Citrix
8 54 (36.00%) ITIL
9 53 (35.33%) Microsoft Office
9 53 (35.33%) MS Exchange
10 50 (33.33%) Cisco
11 48 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
11 48 (32.00%) Office 365
12 47 (31.33%) CCNA
12 47 (31.33%) SQL Server
13 46 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 44 (29.33%) SQL
15 44 (29.33%) MCSA
16 42 (28.00%) MCP
17 40 (26.67%) LAN
17 40 (26.67%) WAN
18 39 (26.00%) Hyper-V
19 37 (24.67%) Windows 7
20 32 (21.33%) Firewall
21 31 (20.67%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (20.00%) SharePoint
23 28 (18.67%) SCCM
24 27 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
25 24 (16.00%) HP

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 53 (35.33%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (6.67%) IIS
6 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.67%) DataSynapse
8 4 (2.67%) IBM Domino
8 4 (2.67%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.67%) CMS
10 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (35.33%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.00%) Office 365
2 31 (20.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.33%) IaaS
4 5 (3.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 40 (26.67%) LAN
1 40 (26.67%) WAN
2 32 (21.33%) Firewall
3 21 (14.00%) DNS
4 20 (13.33%) DHCP
5 18 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 15 (10.00%) Internet
7 12 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (7.33%) SMTP
9 10 (6.67%) SAN
9 10 (6.67%) VPN
10 9 (6.00%) WebEx
11 8 (5.33%) Network Security
12 6 (4.00%) VoIP
13 5 (3.33%) Extranet
13 5 (3.33%) Unified Communications
14 4 (2.67%) 3G
14 4 (2.67%) NAS
15 3 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
16 2 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (3.33%) OLAP
3 5 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.00%) JIRA
2 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.67%) MSI
General
1 7 (4.67%) Finance
2 3 (2.00%) Retail
2 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.67%) Advertising
3 1 (0.67%) Games
3 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (24.67%) Analyst
2 30 (20.00%) Administrator
3 28 (18.67%) Support Engineer
4 20 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (10.67%) Network Administrator
5 16 (10.67%) Support Analyst
5 16 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (9.33%) IT Engineer
7 14 (9.33%) Service Analyst
7 14 (9.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (9.33%) SharePoint Administrator
8 13 (8.67%) 1st Line Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) Help Desk Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (7.33%) IT Support
10 10 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.33%) .NET
1 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET
2 12 (8.00%) CSS
2 12 (8.00%) XSLT
3 5 (3.33%) HTML
3 5 (3.33%) jQuery
4 4 (2.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.33%) Clustering
2 5 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.67%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.33%) CMDB
5 2 (1.33%) iPad
5 2 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) Life Science
6 1 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 122 (81.33%) Windows
2 93 (62.00%) Windows Server
3 45 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (24.67%) Windows 7
5 27 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (11.33%) Windows 10
7 16 (10.67%) Mac OS X
8 15 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 12 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.00%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.33%) Linux
13 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.00%) ITIL
2 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.67%) Time Management
6 12 (8.00%) Statistics
7 11 (7.33%) Migration
8 9 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.00%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.33%) Patch Management
10 7 (4.67%) Process Improvement
10 7 (4.67%) Server Building
11 6 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (4.00%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.00%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
11 6 (4.00%) Service Management
11 6 (4.00%) Web Filtering
12 5 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.33%) SQL
2 23 (15.33%) PowerShell
3 17 (11.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.00%) C
5 6 (4.00%) C++
6 5 (3.33%) C#
6 5 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 150 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (31.33%) CCNA
4 44 (29.33%) MCSA
5 42 (28.00%) MCP
6 16 (10.67%) Degree
7 15 (10.00%) CCA
7 15 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (10.00%) MCITP
8 13 (8.67%) A+ Certification
9 12 (8.00%) MCDST
10 6 (4.00%) CCENT
10 6 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.67%) VTSP
12 3 (2.00%) CCNP
12 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.33%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (26.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (9.33%) XenApp
5 11 (7.33%) vSphere
6 8 (5.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.67%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.00%) DFS Replication
8 3 (2.00%) Firmware
8 3 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.00%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.00%) UAG
8 3 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (18.67%) SCCM
2 4 (2.67%) Sysprep
3 3 (2.00%) SCOM
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 77 (51.33%) VMware
3 55 (36.67%) Citrix
4 50 (33.33%) Cisco
5 24 (16.00%) HP
6 11 (7.33%) Aruba
6 11 (7.33%) NetApp
7 9 (6.00%) Dell
8 5 (3.33%) Apple
9 4 (2.67%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.67%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.33%) Juniper
10 2 (1.33%) SAP
10 2 (1.33%) SunGard
10 2 (1.33%) Veeam
11 1 (0.67%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.67%) Clearswift
11 1 (0.67%) EMC
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + MCSE training
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + MCSE training
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Salary c32k (negotiable upwards dependent upon experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + home working
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Adteq
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago