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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 61 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.77% 3.45% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 19.57% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 11
Average salary £38,750 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +9.31%
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
80 92 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.36% 17.66% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 138
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 £20,400 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -2 2 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Preston -8 2 £32,500 +18.18%
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) AIX
6 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 3 (30.00%) CSS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) MyEclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Struts
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
1 3 (30.00%) GWT
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 2 (20.00%) MCTS
6 2 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenServer
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Intel
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: 8 days ago