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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 89 90 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.84% 0.47% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 1.95% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 16
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £36,800 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £56,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
228 256 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.17% 24.29% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 144 157 144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 October 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
3 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 18 (69.23%) MCITP
3 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 15 (57.69%) SAN
6 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (50.00%) MCTS
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (46.15%) MCSA
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 5 (19.23%) HP
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (19.23%) CCNA
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
13 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (11.54%) Office 365
13 3 (11.54%) Degree
13 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
13 3 (11.54%) Citrix
14 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
14 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Lync
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) VLAN
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Security Management
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (69.23%) MCITP
3 13 (50.00%) MCTS
4 12 (46.15%) MCSA
5 5 (19.23%) CCNA
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.85%) MCP
9 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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