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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 47 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.21% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 2.04% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -35.55%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
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
70 147 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.95% 28.38% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 103 70
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) XenApp
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
7 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
7 2 (25.00%) VLAN
7 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
7 2 (25.00%) HP
7 2 (25.00%) Juniper
7 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (25.00%) arcserve

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Server Support
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) arcserve
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
Preston, Lancashire
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