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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 99 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 4.74% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Average salary £41,500 £38,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.09% +40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,100 £24,561
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £45,300 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
299 253 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.17% 17.80% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 171 131
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,742
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (66.67%) SAN
5 8 (66.67%) MCSA
6 7 (58.33%) MCP
6 7 (58.33%) DHCP
6 7 (58.33%) DNS
6 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (58.33%) XenApp
7 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 6 (50.00%) SCCM
7 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (41.67%) IIS
8 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 5 (41.67%) VBScript
8 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 5 (41.67%) IPv4
8 5 (41.67%) HP
8 5 (41.67%) Compaq
8 5 (41.67%) Service Management
8 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (41.67%) SCOM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) IPv4
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
1 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
1 5 (41.67%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VBScript
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 7 (58.33%) MCP
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) CCA
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (8.33%) CCNP
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) XenApp
5 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Compaq
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Hyland
3 1 (8.33%) Altiris
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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