Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 60 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.81% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 0.81% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Worcestershire median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14% +14.75%
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -3.85%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 164 124 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.00% 25.94% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 132 119 98
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,532
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.27% -18.67%
10th Percentile £23,525 £22,400 £20,850
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £53,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Worcestershire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Worcestershire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Worcestershire

MCSE
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Worcester - 2 £45,000 -
Pershore - 1 £22,350 -
MCSE
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Office 365
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 4 (44.44%) MCITP
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
6 4 (44.44%) WAN
7 3 (33.33%) MCSA
7 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (33.33%) IIS
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) RIP
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) NetApp
7 3 (33.33%) OSPF
7 3 (33.33%) BGP
7 3 (33.33%) Project Management
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
7 3 (33.33%) VLAN

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) RIP
3 3 (33.33%) Skype
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
1 2 (22.22%) Brand Awareness
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Technical Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Network Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Line Management
1 3 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Presales
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ANSI C
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Polycom
4 3 (33.33%) Veeam