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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 36 35 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.36% 3.20% 7.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.62% 25.81% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 11
Average salary - £28,563 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
65 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 29.41% 12.40% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 20
Average salary £40,000 £28,625 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.73% -11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 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 Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) HNC
4 3 (42.86%) HND
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 3 (42.86%) DEFINITY
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya Certification
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DEFINITY
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) HNC
2 3 (42.86%) HND
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe