The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 107 115 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 81 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.18% 1.53% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.95% 6.09% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 31
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,902 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.31% +13.61%
MCSE
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
905 657 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.36% 25.11% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 742 496 522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCSE
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leeds region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Leeds

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (83.70%) Windows
3 137 (74.46%) Microsoft
4 121 (65.76%) VMware
5 109 (59.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 106 (57.61%) Active Directory
7 93 (50.54%) Cisco
8 87 (47.28%) Citrix
9 84 (45.65%) MCITP
10 83 (45.11%) MS Excel
11 79 (42.93%) MCSA
12 75 (40.76%) SAN
13 74 (40.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 70 (38.04%) MS Exchange
15 63 (34.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 59 (32.07%) Cisco Certification
17 54 (29.35%) CCNA
18 53 (28.80%) Windows Server 2012
19 51 (27.72%) Hyper-V
20 50 (27.17%) ITIL
21 48 (26.09%) Clustering
22 44 (23.91%) Firewall
23 40 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
24 37 (20.11%) SQL Server
25 36 (19.57%) Lync
26 34 (18.48%) SharePoint
26 34 (18.48%) vSphere
26 34 (18.48%) Load Balancing
26 34 (18.48%) Cisco IOS
27 33 (17.93%) Linux

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 70 (38.04%) MS Exchange
2 36 (19.57%) Lync
3 34 (18.48%) SharePoint
4 30 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (5.98%) IIS
8 7 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (1.09%) Apache
12 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 83 (45.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) SaaS
1 13 (7.07%) Office 365
2 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (40.76%) SAN
2 44 (23.91%) Firewall
3 34 (18.48%) Cisco IOS
4 31 (16.85%) TCP/IP
5 27 (14.67%) DNS
6 23 (12.50%) MPLS
7 17 (9.24%) LAN
7 17 (9.24%) WAN
8 16 (8.70%) OSPF
8 16 (8.70%) BGP
8 16 (8.70%) EIGRP
9 14 (7.61%) NetScaler
9 14 (7.61%) VPN
10 13 (7.07%) Unified Communications
11 12 (6.52%) DMZ
11 12 (6.52%) DHCP
12 11 (5.98%) PBX
13 8 (4.35%) Internet
13 8 (4.35%) WAAS
13 8 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (4.89%) Finance
2 4 (2.17%) Retail
2 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (11.96%) Consultant
3 21 (11.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (9.78%) Team Leader
5 16 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Consultant
6 13 (7.07%) Analyst
6 13 (7.07%) Server Support
7 11 (5.98%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (5.43%) Architect
9 9 (4.89%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 8 (4.35%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.35%) Virtualisation Architect
10 8 (4.35%) Storage Architect
10 8 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.80%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.26%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.63%) LAMP
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.09%) Clustering
2 18 (9.78%) Blackberry
3 16 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.61%) EqualLogic
5 8 (4.35%) Social Media
5 8 (4.35%) CLARiiON
5 8 (4.35%) CMDB
5 8 (4.35%) Celerra
6 4 (2.17%) IVR
6 4 (2.17%) PKI
7 2 (1.09%) Replication
8 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 154 (83.70%) Windows
2 74 (40.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (28.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (17.93%) Linux
6 18 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.17%) UNIX
8 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.17%) Solaris
9 3 (1.63%) CentOS
10 2 (1.09%) Debian
11 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.17%) ITIL
2 34 (18.48%) Load Balancing
3 27 (14.67%) Change Management
4 20 (10.87%) Project Management
5 16 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 15 (8.15%) PRINCE2
7 14 (7.61%) Change Control
8 12 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.52%) DevOps
9 11 (5.98%) Service Delivery
9 11 (5.98%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (5.43%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.89%) CRM
12 8 (4.35%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (3.26%) Mentoring
15 5 (2.72%) High Availability
15 5 (2.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.96%) SQL
2 14 (7.61%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.63%) C
4 2 (1.09%) PHP
4 2 (1.09%) VBScript
4 2 (1.09%) VB
5 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (45.65%) MCITP
3 79 (42.93%) MCSA
4 63 (34.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 59 (32.07%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (29.35%) CCNA
7 31 (16.85%) MCTS
8 26 (14.13%) CCA
8 26 (14.13%) Citrix Certification
9 24 (13.04%) CCNP
10 20 (10.87%) CCSE
11 18 (9.78%) MCP
11 18 (9.78%) NCDA
12 16 (8.70%) RHCA
12 16 (8.70%) CCSA
12 16 (8.70%) RHCE
13 11 (5.98%) VCAP
14 10 (5.43%) CCIA
15 9 (4.89%) CCEE
16 8 (4.35%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.43%) SLA
3 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.63%) QA
5 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 109 (59.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (57.61%) Active Directory
3 51 (27.72%) Hyper-V
4 34 (18.48%) vSphere
5 19 (10.33%) XenDesktop
6 13 (7.07%) XenApp
6 13 (7.07%) XenServer
7 8 (4.35%) vCloud
8 7 (3.80%) VMware ESX
9 6 (3.26%) UAG
10 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (16.85%) SCCM
2 6 (3.26%) ZABBIX
2 6 (3.26%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.72%) SCOM
4 3 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.09%) MOM
5 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.54%) Foglight
6 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 137 (74.46%) Microsoft
2 121 (65.76%) VMware
3 93 (50.54%) Cisco
4 87 (47.28%) Citrix
5 32 (17.39%) NetApp
6 23 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 18 (9.78%) Red Hat
8 16 (8.70%) Juniper
9 12 (6.52%) Dell
10 10 (5.43%) EMC
10 10 (5.43%) Brocade
11 9 (4.89%) Symantec
11 9 (4.89%) HP
12 8 (4.35%) 3PAR
13 7 (3.80%) Polycom
13 7 (3.80%) Mitel
13 7 (3.80%) Siemens
14 6 (3.26%) SAP
15 4 (2.17%) Apple
16 3 (1.63%) CommVault
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago