The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 42 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.38% 0.38% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 1.28% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 78 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.90% 29.66% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 39
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,092 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
Cheshire

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MCSE
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Chester

MCSE
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Legato
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Server Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legato
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware