Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 146 78
Rank change year-on-year -4 -68 +40
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 109 117 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.82% 1.98% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.62% 6.66% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 87 93 305
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -14.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £19,250 £25,138 £27,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £63,750
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 1,646 1,758 2,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.53% 29.68% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,310 1,454 2,198
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,862 £24,675
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -16 24 £21,750 -45.63% 2
Godalming - 12 £20,500 -
Woking +11 10 £50,000 +46.97% 1
Epsom -15 9 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Redhill +18 8 £61,250 +35.36% 1
Egham -8 7 £35,000 -36.36%
Leatherhead +10 5 £46,000 +26.03% 1
Weybridge +1 3 £31,375 -10.36%
Cobham - 3 £50,000 -
Staines -9 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £33,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £25,000 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (70.64%) Windows
3 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
4 52 (47.71%) Active Directory
5 50 (45.87%) MS Exchange
6 49 (44.95%) Firewall
7 46 (42.20%) VMware
8 44 (40.37%) Cisco
8 44 (40.37%) Windows Server
9 40 (36.70%) MCSA
10 38 (34.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (33.94%) Office 365
12 36 (33.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (31.19%) Hyper-V
14 33 (30.28%) Cisco Certification
15 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Azure
16 29 (26.61%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
17 25 (22.94%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (21.10%) Windows 10
18 23 (21.10%) ITIL
19 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2013
20 20 (18.35%) Windows 7
20 20 (18.35%) CCNA
21 19 (17.43%) Meraki
22 18 (16.51%) Citrix
23 17 (15.60%) WAN
23 17 (15.60%) ZyXEL
24 16 (14.68%) Windows 8
24 16 (14.68%) MCP

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 50 (45.87%) MS Exchange
2 25 (22.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.42%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.94%) Office 365
2 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.75%) IaaS
6 2 (1.83%) PaaS
7 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.92%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 49 (44.95%) Firewall
2 17 (15.60%) WAN
3 15 (13.76%) LAN
3 15 (13.76%) VPN
4 11 (10.09%) DHCP
4 11 (10.09%) DNS
4 11 (10.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.09%) VLAN
5 10 (9.17%) SAN
6 7 (6.42%) Network Security
6 7 (6.42%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (6.42%) Skype
6 7 (6.42%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.83%) NAS
7 2 (1.83%) VoIP
7 2 (1.83%) Wireless
7 2 (1.83%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.83%) MS Access
3 2 (1.83%) Power BI
4 1 (0.92%) Biml
4 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (0.92%) Marketing
1 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Administrator
2 20 (18.35%) Field Engineer
3 19 (17.43%) IT Engineer
4 16 (14.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (14.68%) Support Engineer
5 14 (12.84%) IT Support
6 13 (11.93%) Server Engineer
7 12 (11.01%) Exchange Engineer
8 11 (10.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (10.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 11 (10.09%) Consultant
8 11 (10.09%) Exchange Administrator
8 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (10.09%) Server Administrator
9 10 (9.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (9.17%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (8.26%) Architect
11 8 (7.34%) Help Desk Support
12 7 (6.42%) Support Technician
12 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.92%) CSS
2 1 (0.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Driving Licence
2 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.83%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 77 (70.64%) Windows
2 44 (40.37%) Windows Server
3 36 (33.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (26.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (21.10%) Windows 10
6 20 (18.35%) Windows 7
7 16 (14.68%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.26%) Linux
9 5 (4.59%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.59%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) ITIL
2 11 (10.09%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (9.17%) Presales
4 9 (8.26%) Information Security
5 8 (7.34%) ITIL V3
5 8 (7.34%) Statistics
6 7 (6.42%) CRM
6 7 (6.42%) Migration
7 5 (4.59%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.67%) ETL
9 3 (2.75%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.75%) Change Management
9 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.75%) Network Design
9 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.75%) Project Management
9 3 (2.75%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.83%) SQL
3 1 (0.92%) C#
3 1 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (36.70%) MCSA
3 33 (30.28%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (18.35%) CCNA
5 16 (14.68%) MCP
6 15 (13.76%) CCNP
7 11 (10.09%) Degree
8 10 (9.17%) Server+ Certification
9 9 (8.26%) MCITP
10 6 (5.50%) MCTS
11 5 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.75%) CEH
13 2 (1.83%) CCDP
13 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.83%) MBCS
13 2 (1.83%) RHCSA
13 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.92%) CASP
14 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (47.71%) Active Directory
2 38 (34.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (31.19%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.42%) Terminal Services
4 7 (6.42%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (3.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.83%) pfSense
6 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.83%) XenApp
7 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) SCCM
2 9 (8.26%) Backup Exec
3 8 (7.34%) SCOM
4 7 (6.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (6.42%) WSUS
5 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.92%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
2 46 (42.20%) VMware
3 44 (40.37%) Cisco
4 19 (17.43%) Meraki
5 18 (16.51%) Citrix
6 17 (15.60%) ZyXEL
7 10 (9.17%) Veeam
8 8 (7.34%) Dell
8 8 (7.34%) HP
9 7 (6.42%) Symantec
10 5 (4.59%) NetApp
11 4 (3.67%) Google
11 4 (3.67%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (2.75%) Juniper
12 3 (2.75%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.83%) Capita
13 2 (1.83%) Zerto
14 1 (0.92%) Apple