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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 28 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.55% 1.66% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 8.82% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £41,250 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,809
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.10%
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
35 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 24.82% 18.78% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 31
Average salary £31,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.70% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £34,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £94,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Knutsford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
3 12 (80.00%) DNS
3 12 (80.00%) SAN
3 12 (80.00%) DHCP
3 12 (80.00%) HP
4 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (73.33%) VPN
4 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) MCP
4 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
4 11 (73.33%) Change Management
4 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (73.33%) Hyper-V
5 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
6 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
7 8 (53.33%) NAS
7 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (53.33%) VDSL
7 8 (53.33%) JNCIA
7 8 (53.33%) MCTS
7 8 (53.33%) MCITP
7 8 (53.33%) VLAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DHCP
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) ADSL
3 8 (53.33%) VDSL
3 8 (53.33%) VLAN
3 8 (53.33%) NAS
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) EMC VNX
3 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Change Management
3 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 8 (53.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
6 6 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (73.33%) MCP
3 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) JNCIA
3 8 (53.33%) MCTS
3 8 (53.33%) MCITP
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (73.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (26.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (26.67%) WSUS
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) Dell
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Apple