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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 60 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.61% 1.60% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 9.57% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
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
85 94 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.17% 16.67% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69 82 144
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014. 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 +11 2 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Burnley - 1 £40,000 - 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) MCSA
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
5 3 (42.86%) NetApp
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (42.86%) NAS
5 3 (42.86%) XenServer

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) DECT
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenServer
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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