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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 81 91 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 19 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.44% 0.72% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.96% 3.08% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,850 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £54,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
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
273 260 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.62% 23.53% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 175 177 132
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (90.00%) Windows
3 22 (73.33%) MCITP
4 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (63.33%) VMware
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (56.67%) MS Exchange
7 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
8 15 (50.00%) SAN
9 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (43.33%) MCTS
11 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (40.00%) MCSA
11 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
13 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
14 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (16.67%) HP
15 4 (13.33%) ITIL
15 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
15 4 (13.33%) Office 365
16 3 (10.00%) Lync
16 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
16 3 (10.00%) Finance
16 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (10.00%) Citrix
16 3 (10.00%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (56.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
5 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL
1 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.67%) Service Management
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (73.33%) MCITP
3 13 (43.33%) MCTS
4 12 (40.00%) MCSA
5 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (10.00%) CCNA
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Degree
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago