Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 142 161
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -95
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 91 129 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.81% 2.16% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.20% 7.33% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 89 122 98
Surrey median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £22,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 1,467 1,760 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.12% 29.53% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,118 1,417 1,754
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £68,750
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 0 26 £20,500 -10.87% 4
Godalming -13 14 £20,500 - 1
Staines +17 6 £40,000 +6.67%
Epsom 0 5 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Weybridge -11 5 £26,000 -17.13% 1
Camberley +3 4 £40,500 -14.74%
Woking +6 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Redhill +5 2 £35,000 -46.15%
Egham +30 1 £24,000 -31.43%
Addlestone - 1 £41,000 -
Caterham - 1 £62,500 -
Tadworth - 1 £17,500 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 91 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 75 (82.42%) Microsoft
4 61 (67.03%) Windows
5 60 (65.93%) Office 365
6 42 (46.15%) VMware
7 38 (41.76%) Windows 10
8 36 (39.56%) Windows 7
9 35 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (36.26%) Cisco
10 33 (36.26%) Windows 8
11 32 (35.16%) Windows Server
12 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Office
13 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
14 28 (30.77%) ITIL
15 24 (26.37%) vSphere
16 22 (24.18%) SCCM
17 21 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
18 20 (21.98%) HP
18 20 (21.98%) Degree
19 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
21 17 (18.68%) MCSA
21 17 (18.68%) SLA
21 17 (18.68%) Decision-Making
21 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
22 16 (17.58%) IT Governance
22 16 (17.58%) Cloud Computing
22 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
22 16 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree

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 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) IIS
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.10%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 60 (65.93%) Office 365
2 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (17.58%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) Internet
2 9 (9.89%) DNS
3 8 (8.79%) VPN
4 7 (7.69%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) LAN
4 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.69%) WAN
5 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.30%) DHCP
5 3 (3.30%) Skype
6 2 (2.20%) SAN
6 2 (2.20%) VoIP
7 1 (1.10%) HTTP
7 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.10%) NAS
7 1 (1.10%) Network Security
7 1 (1.10%) SMTP
7 1 (1.10%) VLAN
7 1 (1.10%) WebEx
7 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 16 (17.58%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Analyst
2 26 (28.57%) IT Support
3 21 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 20 (21.98%) IT Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) Help Desk Support
5 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 16 (17.58%) IT Technician
5 16 (17.58%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (17.58%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 16 (17.58%) Support Analyst
6 15 (16.48%) IT Analyst
7 14 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
8 13 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
9 12 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (13.19%) Help Desk Analyst
9 12 (13.19%) Help Desk Technician
9 12 (13.19%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (12.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 10 (10.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 9 (9.89%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) HTML
1 2 (2.20%) REST
1 2 (2.20%) SOAP
1 2 (2.20%) WCF
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (67.03%) Windows
2 38 (41.76%) Windows 10
3 36 (39.56%) Windows 7
4 33 (36.26%) Windows 8
5 32 (35.16%) Windows Server
6 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.49%) Linux
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) ITIL
2 17 (18.68%) Decision-Making
3 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (17.58%) IT Governance
4 15 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
7 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.79%) High Availability
8 7 (7.69%) Change Management
9 6 (6.59%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.59%) Information Security
9 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.49%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (3.30%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.20%) Business Process Improvement
12 2 (2.20%) Project Planning
12 2 (2.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.30%) C
3 3 (3.30%) VBA
4 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (21.98%) Degree
3 17 (18.68%) MCSA
4 16 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (13.19%) MCITP
6 9 (9.89%) CCNA
6 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.49%) CEH
8 5 (5.49%) CISSP
8 5 (5.49%) RHCSA
9 4 (4.40%) MCDBA
10 3 (3.30%) CCNP
10 3 (3.30%) MCP
10 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.20%) CCDP
11 2 (2.20%) MCPD
11 2 (2.20%) MCSD
11 2 (2.20%) RHCE
12 1 (1.10%) BICSI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 35 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (26.37%) vSphere
4 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.10%) Firmware
7 1 (1.10%) XenApp
7 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (24.18%) SCCM
2 3 (3.30%) SCOM
2 3 (3.30%) SCSM
2 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (82.42%) Microsoft
2 42 (46.15%) VMware
3 33 (36.26%) Cisco
4 20 (21.98%) HP
5 12 (13.19%) Citrix
6 6 (6.59%) Dell
7 4 (4.40%) Juniper
7 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.30%) CommVault
8 3 (3.30%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (3.30%) Meraki
8 3 (3.30%) Sophos
9 2 (2.20%) TOWER Software
9 2 (2.20%) ZyXEL
10 1 (1.10%) Apple
10 1 (1.10%) ConnectWise
10 1 (1.10%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.10%) Kaseya
10 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.10%) Veeam