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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 165 121 101
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 21 61 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 1.78% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 7.14% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 58 50
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
783 854 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.28% 24.91% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 595 731 531
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
3 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
4 71 (68.93%) Windows
5 63 (61.17%) MCITP
6 61 (59.22%) VMware
7 59 (57.28%) MS Exchange
8 56 (54.37%) ITIL
9 51 (49.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (49.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (43.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 42 (40.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (39.81%) Lync
13 40 (38.83%) SAN
14 39 (37.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 38 (36.89%) DNS
16 35 (33.98%) vSphere
17 32 (31.07%) MS Excel
18 30 (29.13%) Clustering
19 29 (28.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 29 (28.16%) Cisco
20 28 (27.18%) NetApp
20 28 (27.18%) Blackberry
20 28 (27.18%) Load Balancing
21 27 (26.21%) IIS
21 27 (26.21%) PowerShell
22 25 (24.27%) Data Centre
22 25 (24.27%) Windows Server
22 25 (24.27%) Finance
23 24 (23.30%) HP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 59 (57.28%) MS Exchange
2 41 (39.81%) Lync
3 39 (37.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (26.21%) IIS
5 20 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.91%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.97%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (31.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.45%) Office 365
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (38.83%) SAN
2 38 (36.89%) DNS
3 23 (22.33%) VPN
4 19 (18.45%) TCP/IP
5 18 (17.48%) Telepresence
5 18 (17.48%) Unified Communications
6 13 (12.62%) Internet
7 11 (10.68%) Firewall
8 10 (9.71%) DMZ
9 8 (7.77%) NAS
9 8 (7.77%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (7.77%) VLAN
10 5 (4.85%) LAN
11 4 (3.88%) WAN
12 3 (2.91%) DHCP
12 3 (2.91%) SSL
13 1 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Legal
2 11 (10.68%) Retail
3 10 (9.71%) Law
4 6 (5.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Lync Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Messaging Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Analyst
4 11 (10.68%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 9 (8.74%) Team Leader
6 9 (8.74%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Consultant
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.83%) Problem Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Storage Manager
9 5 (4.85%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) LAMP
1 3 (2.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) COM
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Clustering
2 28 (27.18%) Blackberry
3 25 (24.27%) Data Centre
4 18 (17.48%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (11.65%) HP Storage
6 10 (9.71%) SecurID
7 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.83%) NHS
8 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 71 (68.93%) Windows
2 51 (49.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 51 (49.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (43.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (24.27%) Windows Server
5 13 (12.62%) Linux
6 10 (9.71%) Debian
7 7 (6.80%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.91%) SUSE
11 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) ITIL
2 28 (27.18%) Load Balancing
3 21 (20.39%) Change Management
4 18 (17.48%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (9.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (8.74%) ITIL V3
6 9 (8.74%) Server Patching
6 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.77%) Service Management
8 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.80%) High Availability
8 7 (6.80%) Product Management
9 6 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.83%) Data Management
9 6 (5.83%) ERP
9 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.85%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.21%) PowerShell
2 18 (17.48%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (61.17%) MCITP
3 29 (28.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (17.48%) MCSA
5 7 (6.80%) MCP
6 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.91%) CCIE
7 3 (2.91%) CISSP
8 2 (1.94%) CCNA
8 2 (1.94%) Degree
9 1 (0.97%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.97%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) SLA
2 6 (5.83%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
2 42 (40.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (33.98%) vSphere
4 12 (11.65%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.91%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.97%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (17.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 18 (17.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 14 (13.59%) SCCM
3 11 (10.68%) SCOM
4 5 (4.85%) DameWare
Vendors
1 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
2 61 (59.22%) VMware
3 29 (28.16%) Cisco
4 28 (27.18%) NetApp
5 24 (23.30%) HP
6 23 (22.33%) Citrix
7 18 (17.48%) Symantec
8 13 (12.62%) EMC
9 12 (11.65%) CommVault
9 12 (11.65%) Veeam
10 10 (9.71%) MobileIron
10 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
11 9 (8.74%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle
12 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.97%) Dell
13 1 (0.97%) Lotus
Leeds
Computer Futures
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