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

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 108 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 83 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.21% 1.55% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.80% 5.91% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 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 £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +9.31%
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
943 694 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.11% 26.29% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 790 514 533
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,310 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%

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 19 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 August 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
2 156 (84.78%) Windows
3 139 (75.54%) Microsoft
4 116 (63.04%) VMware
5 104 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 102 (55.43%) Active Directory
7 90 (48.91%) Cisco
8 86 (46.74%) Citrix
9 81 (44.02%) MCITP
10 79 (42.93%) MCSA
11 78 (42.39%) MS Excel
12 76 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 70 (38.04%) SAN
14 69 (37.50%) MS Exchange
15 61 (33.15%) Cisco Certification
15 61 (33.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 56 (30.43%) CCNA
17 53 (28.80%) Windows Server 2012
18 50 (27.17%) Clustering
19 47 (25.54%) Hyper-V
20 46 (25.00%) ITIL
21 45 (24.46%) Firewall
22 39 (21.20%) Windows Server 2003
23 38 (20.65%) Lync
24 36 (19.57%) Cisco IOS
25 35 (19.02%) Load Balancing
25 35 (19.02%) SharePoint
26 34 (18.48%) Linux
26 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
27 31 (16.85%) TCP/IP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 69 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 38 (20.65%) Lync
3 35 (19.02%) SharePoint
4 31 (16.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (7.07%) IIS
9 8 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.72%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (1.09%) Apache
15 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 78 (42.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.15%) SaaS
2 14 (7.61%) Office 365
3 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (38.04%) SAN
2 45 (24.46%) Firewall
3 36 (19.57%) Cisco IOS
4 31 (16.85%) TCP/IP
5 25 (13.59%) DNS
6 23 (12.50%) MPLS
7 16 (8.70%) EIGRP
7 16 (8.70%) OSPF
7 16 (8.70%) BGP
7 16 (8.70%) NetScaler
8 15 (8.15%) LAN
8 15 (8.15%) WAN
9 14 (7.61%) VPN
9 14 (7.61%) Unified Communications
10 12 (6.52%) DHCP
11 11 (5.98%) PBX
12 10 (5.43%) DMZ
13 7 (3.80%) PSTN
13 7 (3.80%) SMTP
14 6 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (4.89%) Finance
2 4 (2.17%) Retail
2 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (20.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (13.59%) Consultant
3 21 (11.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (9.24%) Team Leader
5 16 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 14 (7.61%) Analyst
6 14 (7.61%) Microsoft Consultant
7 13 (7.07%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (7.07%) Server Support
8 12 (6.52%) Support Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 8 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Architect
11 7 (3.80%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.26%) Storage Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.26%) Support Technician
12 6 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.26%) Storage Architect
12 6 (3.26%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.63%) LAMP
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) XHTML
3 1 (0.54%) HTML
3 1 (0.54%) XML
3 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 50 (27.17%) Clustering
2 19 (10.33%) Blackberry
3 16 (8.70%) EqualLogic
4 14 (7.61%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.35%) Social Media
5 8 (4.35%) CMDB
6 6 (3.26%) Celerra
6 6 (3.26%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.17%) PKI
7 4 (2.17%) IVR
8 2 (1.09%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 156 (84.78%) Windows
2 76 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (28.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (21.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (18.48%) Linux
6 18 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.80%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.72%) CentOS
9 4 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.17%) Solaris
9 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.63%) UNIX
11 2 (1.09%) Debian
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) ITIL
2 35 (19.02%) Load Balancing
3 25 (13.59%) Change Management
4 18 (9.78%) Project Management
5 16 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.70%) Change Control
6 14 (7.61%) Service Delivery
7 13 (7.07%) Problem Management
7 13 (7.07%) PRINCE2
8 12 (6.52%) CRM
8 12 (6.52%) Business Continuity
9 11 (5.98%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (5.43%) DevOps
10 10 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.35%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.80%) Migration
13 7 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (3.26%) Incident Management
15 5 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.96%) SQL
2 16 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.17%) VBScript
4 3 (1.63%) C
4 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (44.02%) MCITP
3 79 (42.93%) MCSA
4 61 (33.15%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (33.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 56 (30.43%) CCNA
6 31 (16.85%) MCTS
7 24 (13.04%) CCNP
7 24 (13.04%) CCA
7 24 (13.04%) Citrix Certification
8 20 (10.87%) CCSE
9 17 (9.24%) MCP
10 16 (8.70%) RHCE
10 16 (8.70%) CCSA
10 16 (8.70%) RHCA
10 16 (8.70%) NCDA
11 9 (4.89%) CCEE
12 8 (4.35%) CCIA
12 8 (4.35%) VCAP
12 8 (4.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.98%) SLA
3 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.63%) QA
5 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (55.43%) Active Directory
3 47 (25.54%) Hyper-V
4 30 (16.30%) vSphere
5 17 (9.24%) XenDesktop
6 15 (8.15%) XenServer
7 13 (7.07%) XenApp
8 9 (4.89%) VMware ESX
9 7 (3.80%) UAG
10 6 (3.26%) vCloud
11 3 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.54%) Xen
13 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (16.85%) SCCM
2 8 (4.35%) ZABBIX
3 6 (3.26%) SCOM
3 6 (3.26%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.63%) MOM
5 3 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.54%) Foglight
7 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 139 (75.54%) Microsoft
2 116 (63.04%) VMware
3 90 (48.91%) Cisco
4 86 (46.74%) Citrix
5 30 (16.30%) NetApp
6 22 (11.96%) CheckPoint
7 18 (9.78%) Red Hat
7 18 (9.78%) Juniper
8 13 (7.07%) Dell
9 10 (5.43%) HP
9 10 (5.43%) Symantec
10 8 (4.35%) EMC
10 8 (4.35%) Mitel
10 8 (4.35%) Brocade
11 7 (3.80%) Polycom
11 7 (3.80%) Siemens
12 6 (3.26%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.72%) SAP
14 4 (2.17%) Apple
15 3 (1.63%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago