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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 98 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.25% 0.88% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.01% 4.74% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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
297 253 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.83% 18.63% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 205 172 148
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £57,300
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (60.00%) MCSA
6 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (50.00%) MCP
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (50.00%) XenApp
7 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (40.00%) SCCM
7 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (40.00%) DNS
8 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (30.00%) IPv4
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) Compaq
8 3 (30.00%) LAN
8 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (30.00%) WAN
8 3 (30.00%) IIS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) IPv4
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
1 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) CCA
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Compaq
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Hyland
4 1 (10.00%) Altiris
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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