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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 84 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 1.96% 2.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 9.36% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 37
Median salary £45,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £18,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
243 342 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.50% 20.93% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 190 259 271
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Warrington +5 6 £45,000 +91.48%
Chester - 2 £35,750 -
Wilmslow -2 1 £19,000 -26.92% 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (96.77%) Windows
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
4 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
5 24 (77.42%) VMware
6 23 (74.19%) MCSA
7 21 (67.74%) MCITP
8 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
9 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (51.61%) MCP
12 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
13 14 (45.16%) DHCP
13 14 (45.16%) DNS
14 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (41.94%) Cisco
14 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
14 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
15 12 (38.71%) MCTS
15 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
15 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
15 12 (38.71%) CCNA
15 12 (38.71%) SAN
16 11 (35.48%) VPN
16 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
16 11 (35.48%) ITIL
16 11 (35.48%) MS Office

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 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (35.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) DHCP
1 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 12 (38.71%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) IT Support
3 14 (45.16%) IT Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) IT Support Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) Support Engineer
4 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Support
5 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 12 (38.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Technician
8 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technician
8 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
6 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Unix
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (74.19%) MCSA
3 21 (67.74%) MCITP
4 16 (51.61%) MCP
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (38.71%) CCNA
6 12 (38.71%) MCTS
7 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (12.90%) CCA
8 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (6.45%) CCIE
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago