The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.90% 3.79% -
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 26.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £28,563 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.14% 14.39% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 32
Average salary £28,625 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.32% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
4 8 (72.73%) Avaya
4 8 (72.73%) DEFINITY
4 8 (72.73%) Avaya Certification
4 8 (72.73%) SAN
4 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (72.73%) Workflow
4 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) HNC
4 8 (72.73%) HND
4 8 (72.73%) UNIX
4 8 (72.73%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Intel
6 2 (18.18%) VBScript
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) ADSL
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DEFINITY
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) ADSL
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Support Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Operations Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (72.73%) Workflow
1 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
1 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
1 2 (18.18%) VB
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) Avaya Certification
4 8 (72.73%) HNC
4 8 (72.73%) HND
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Terminal Server
1 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Avaya
4 3 (27.27%) Intel
5 2 (18.18%) Sophos
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) EMC