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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 47 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.10% 0.46% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 2.17% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
MCSE
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 92 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.43% 21.20% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 94 72 77
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Lancashire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Lancashire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (82.35%) MS Office
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 13 (76.47%) Service Delivery
4 13 (76.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (76.47%) Internet
4 13 (76.47%) VoIP
4 13 (76.47%) Windows XP
4 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
4 13 (76.47%) DECT
4 13 (76.47%) DHCP
4 13 (76.47%) Ethernet
4 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (76.47%) DNS
4 13 (76.47%) SLA
4 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Vista
4 13 (76.47%) Resource Management
4 13 (76.47%) Life Science
4 13 (76.47%) Performance Management
4 13 (76.47%) iSCSI
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (76.47%) NAS
4 13 (76.47%) Office 365
4 13 (76.47%) Software Deployment
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
1 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Office
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DECT
1 13 (76.47%) VoIP
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
1 13 (76.47%) Ethernet
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
1 13 (76.47%) Internet
1 13 (76.47%) iSCSI
1 13 (76.47%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
General
1 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Operations Manager
1 6 (35.29%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Support Manager
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Life Science
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows XP
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Vista
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Service Delivery
1 13 (76.47%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (76.47%) Resource Management
1 13 (76.47%) Performance Management
1 13 (76.47%) Software Deployment
1 13 (76.47%) Service Desk Management
1 13 (76.47%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCSA
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) HNC
3 3 (17.65%) HND
3 3 (17.65%) GNVQ
3 3 (17.65%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Dell
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Amber IT Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago