The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 32 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.56% 0.88% 4.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 2.94% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
MCSE
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 21.88% 30.09% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 30
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Knutsford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (78.57%) MCITP
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Application Packaging
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) MSI
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) SMS
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
6 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
7 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
7 3 (21.43%) AIX
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
7 3 (21.43%) Windows NT
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (28.57%) SMS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) DSL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Coordinator
2 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Application Packaging
2 2 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
3 3 (21.43%) Windows NT
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) zOS
3 3 (21.43%) MVS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) MCITP
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCP
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
2 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) CA