The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - 46 16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 0 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.30% 11.70%
As % of the Qualifications category - 11.63% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 20
Average salary - £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
MCSE
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.67% 11.17% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 27
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MCSE
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Halifax region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Halifax

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) HNC
3 5 (71.43%) HND
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Avaya
3 5 (71.43%) DEFINITY
3 5 (71.43%) Avaya Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) MSMQ

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DEFINITY
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Avaya Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) HNC
2 5 (71.43%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint