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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 52 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.75% 1.29% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 5.77% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £24,250 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.71% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £55,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
99 104 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.75% 22.41% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74 97 76
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,375 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +6 1 £25,000 -5.66%
Chorley -9 1 - -
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware