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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 117 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 59 81 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.67% 2.18% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.88% 8.99% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56 48 29
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,809
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.10%
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
857 901 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.30% 24.29% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 683 739 488
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 3 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 90 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (72.22%) VMware
3 63 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 59 (65.56%) Active Directory
5 54 (60.00%) Windows
6 48 (53.33%) MS Exchange
7 40 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (41.11%) MCITP
9 36 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 35 (38.89%) NetApp
10 35 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 31 (34.44%) ITIL
13 30 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (32.22%) SAN
15 28 (31.11%) vSphere
16 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (27.78%) DNS
18 24 (26.67%) SQL
18 24 (26.67%) Change Management
19 23 (25.56%) HP
20 22 (24.44%) Cisco
20 22 (24.44%) Lync
21 21 (23.33%) IIS
22 20 (22.22%) Citrix
23 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
23 19 (21.11%) Blackberry
24 17 (18.89%) Linux
25 16 (17.78%) MCSA
25 16 (17.78%) Clustering

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 48 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 34 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (24.44%) Lync
4 21 (23.33%) IIS
5 16 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Office 365
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.22%) SAN
2 25 (27.78%) DNS
3 13 (14.44%) Firewall
4 12 (13.33%) DMZ
5 7 (7.78%) Internet
6 6 (6.67%) DHCP
6 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.67%) VPN
7 5 (5.56%) LAN
7 5 (5.56%) WAN
8 4 (4.44%) Unified Communications
8 4 (4.44%) Telepresence
9 2 (2.22%) Network Security
10 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.11%) NAS
10 1 (1.11%) MPLS
10 1 (1.11%) SMTP
10 1 (1.11%) VoIP
10 1 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) OLAP
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.11%) MOLAP
2 1 (1.11%) OLTP
2 1 (1.11%) ROLAP
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MSI
1 3 (3.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Retail
3 3 (3.33%) Law
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 5 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.33%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Support Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Operations Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Network Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 2 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (1.11%) MDX
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Blackberry
2 16 (17.78%) Clustering
3 9 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.89%) HP Storage
5 7 (7.78%) SecurID
6 4 (4.44%) Statistics
6 4 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.11%) Replication
8 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (60.00%) Windows
2 35 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (18.89%) Linux
6 8 (8.89%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.78%) Debian
8 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.33%) UNIX
10 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.22%) SUSE
11 2 (2.22%) AIX
12 1 (1.11%) HPUX
12 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) ITIL
2 24 (26.67%) Change Management
3 11 (12.22%) Load Balancing
4 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
5 8 (8.89%) Server Patching
6 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.56%) Project Management
7 5 (5.56%) DevOps
7 5 (5.56%) Line Management
8 4 (4.44%) Migration
8 4 (4.44%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.33%) Service Management
9 3 (3.33%) Patch Management
10 2 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (41.11%) MCITP
3 36 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (17.78%) MCSA
5 9 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (8.89%) MCTS
6 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 7 (7.78%) CCNP
7 7 (7.78%) CCNA
8 6 (6.67%) MCP
9 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.33%) HP ASE
11 2 (2.22%) Degree
11 2 (2.22%) CCVP
12 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.11%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 59 (65.56%) Active Directory
2 40 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (31.11%) vSphere
4 12 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.33%) XenApp
7 3 (3.33%) XenServer
8 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) SCCM
2 10 (11.11%) SCOM
3 8 (8.89%) AirWatch
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.33%) ZENworks
6 2 (2.22%) DameWare
7 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 65 (72.22%) VMware
2 63 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 35 (38.89%) NetApp
4 23 (25.56%) HP
5 22 (24.44%) Cisco
6 20 (22.22%) Citrix
7 13 (14.44%) EMC
8 8 (8.89%) Veeam
8 8 (8.89%) CommVault
9 7 (7.78%) MobileIron
9 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
10 6 (6.67%) Symantec
11 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.44%) Juniper
11 4 (4.44%) Dell
12 3 (3.33%) Novell
13 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.22%) Oracle
14 1 (1.11%) IBM
14 1 (1.11%) F5
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