The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 38 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.81% 1.22% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 4.21% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £40,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% -0.45%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 95 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.89% 29.05% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 96
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
Scotland

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MCSE
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) HP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago