The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 54 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.30% 3.61% 2.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.89% 15.13% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 11
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 119 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.45% 23.90% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 70 114 108
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCSE
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram 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 11 July 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
Preston 0 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Blackburn -3 2 £45,000 +50.00% 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) XenApp
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Migration
5 5 (45.45%) MCSA
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) MyEclipse
7 3 (27.27%) XenServer

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (18.18%) Lync
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) MyEclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) JSP
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Struts
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) XSLT
1 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
1 3 (27.27%) Ajax
1 3 (27.27%) Java EE
1 3 (27.27%) GWT
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) W3C
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
5 3 (27.27%) MCP
5 3 (27.27%) MCITP
6 2 (18.18%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) XenServer
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (9.09%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Intel
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago