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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 72 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.66% 1.99% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.21% 9.52% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 33
Median salary £42,500 £29,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £19,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
222 357 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.05% 20.88% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 183 274 284
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +14 6 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Wilmslow +9 4 £42,500 +63.46%
Chester - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (97.14%) Windows
3 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
4 26 (74.29%) VMware
5 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 25 (71.43%) MCITP
6 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
7 20 (57.14%) MCSA
8 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
10 13 (37.14%) Citrix
10 13 (37.14%) SAN
10 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (34.29%) ITIL
11 12 (34.29%) MCP
12 11 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
13 10 (28.57%) DHCP
13 10 (28.57%) VPN
13 10 (28.57%) DNS
14 9 (25.71%) Cisco
14 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
15 8 (22.86%) MCTS
15 8 (22.86%) User Experience
15 8 (22.86%) CCNA

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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) DHCP
2 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 10 (28.57%) VPN
3 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) IT Support
3 10 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (11.43%) Project Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Technician
9 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Technician
9 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.86%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.71%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
6 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.86%) Unix
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (71.43%) MCITP
3 20 (57.14%) MCSA
4 12 (34.29%) MCP
5 11 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (22.86%) CCNA
7 8 (22.86%) MCTS
8 6 (17.14%) CCA
8 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (5.71%) CCIE
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Citrix
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
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