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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 49 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.55% 0.39% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.96% 1.54% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -29.03%
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
67 130 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.27% 25.64% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 98 68
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,961 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 - -
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (30.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco
8 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (20.00%) IBM
8 2 (20.00%) VoIP
8 2 (20.00%) MCSA
8 2 (20.00%) Replication
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) Juniper
8 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
8 2 (20.00%) arcserve
8 2 (20.00%) Sophos

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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Server Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (20.00%) HP SIM
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) arcserve
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel
4 2 (20.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos