The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Durham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - 10 16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 10.53% 7.65%
As % of the Qualifications category - 42.86% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 12
Average salary - £21,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% -0.45%
Qualifications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 14 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 33.08% 24.56% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 48
Average salary £36,347 £21,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.11% -39.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £21,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
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MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

MCSE
Salary Trend in Durham

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Durham

MCSE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware