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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 49 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.28% 1.88% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 10.00% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
120 100 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.99% 18.83% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 83 84 74
Average salary £35,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £52,500
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 8 February 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 - 1 £25,000 -
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) APACS
1 1 (33.33%) EMV
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) OWASP
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware