The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 53 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.34% 0.27% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 1.41% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
MCSE
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
60 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 13.39% 18.88% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,850 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Bradford

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bradford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
5 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
5 7 (38.89%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) SSCP
6 6 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (33.33%) SIEM
6 6 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Information Security
6 6 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Installations Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Infrastructure
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (33.33%) SIEM
3 6 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) SSCP
3 6 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (16.67%) MCSA
5 3 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Apple
4 3 (16.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco