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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 71 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 1.21% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.73% 4.36% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 8
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,400 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
241 367 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.92% 27.87% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 146 257 152
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) Skype
6 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) S-PLUS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
4 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) MobileIron