The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 83 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% 0.75% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 4.04% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Average salary £40,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.11% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £34,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
MCSE
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
304 223 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.61% 18.55% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 198 133 119
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCSE
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Glasgow

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (64.71%) Citrix
5 11 (64.71%) SAN
5 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
6 10 (58.82%) HP
6 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (47.06%) XenApp
8 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 8 (47.06%) DHCP
8 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 8 (47.06%) MCSA
8 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
9 7 (41.18%) ITIL
9 7 (41.18%) MCP
9 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (41.18%) SCCM
10 6 (35.29%) SCOM
10 6 (35.29%) MCITP
10 6 (35.29%) LAN
10 6 (35.29%) WAN
11 5 (29.41%) IPv4
11 5 (29.41%) Compaq
11 5 (29.41%) SharePoint

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) IPv4
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) VLAN
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Time Management
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCSA
3 7 (41.18%) MCP
4 6 (35.29%) MCITP
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (5.88%) CCA
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
4 8 (47.06%) XenApp
5 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
6 4 (23.53%) vSphere
7 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (5.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Citrix
3 10 (58.82%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Compaq
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Hyland
6 1 (5.88%) Altiris
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago