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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 84 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 0.54% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 2.42% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 13
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £36,600 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £43,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
247 248 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.37% 22.40% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 152 133 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
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 28 November 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (74.07%) VMware
5 19 (70.37%) MS Exchange
5 19 (70.37%) SAN
5 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
7 17 (62.96%) MCITP
8 16 (59.26%) MCSA
8 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (48.15%) MCTS
11 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
11 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
12 9 (33.33%) HP
12 9 (33.33%) ITIL
13 7 (25.93%) Citrix
13 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
13 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
14 6 (22.22%) XenApp
14 6 (22.22%) DHCP
14 6 (22.22%) DNS
14 6 (22.22%) Service Management
15 5 (18.52%) MCP
15 5 (18.52%) CCNA
15 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (18.52%) SCCM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 19 (70.37%) MS Exchange
2 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (14.81%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) IPv4
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) VLAN
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Service Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Time Management
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (62.96%) MCITP
3 16 (59.26%) MCSA
4 13 (48.15%) MCTS
5 5 (18.52%) MCP
5 5 (18.52%) CCNA
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (22.22%) XenApp
5 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.41%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) HP
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Compaq
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Sophos
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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