The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 75 84 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.08% 2.16% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.18% 8.77% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 26
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,250 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCSE
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 422 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.45% 24.65% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 187 314 342
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Cheshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow +8 14 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Warrington -2 1 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Northwich - 1 - -
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server
3 28 (82.35%) MCITP
4 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
5 22 (64.71%) VMware
6 21 (61.76%) MCSA
7 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
8 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
9 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
10 12 (35.29%) Citrix
11 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
12 10 (29.41%) Office 365
12 10 (29.41%) VPN
13 8 (23.53%) ITIL
13 8 (23.53%) MCP
13 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (20.59%) VMware Server
14 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
14 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (20.59%) DNS
14 7 (20.59%) SAN
15 6 (17.65%) Firewall
15 6 (17.65%) DHCP
15 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (17.65%) Windows 8

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) VPN
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) DHCP
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Skype
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (29.41%) Exchange Support
1 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) IT Support
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (14.71%) Project Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
1 31 (91.18%) Windows Server
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) High Availability
2 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Presales
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (82.35%) MCITP
3 21 (61.76%) MCSA
4 8 (23.53%) MCP
5 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (11.76%) CCA
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) CCNA
7 1 (2.94%) CCNP
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.94%) MCTS
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.59%) VMware Server
5 5 (14.71%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.82%) XenApp
6 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) VMware
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 5 (14.71%) Apple
5 2 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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