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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 133 90 113
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +23
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 44 98 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.26% 2.67% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.47% 10.45% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 31
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
804 938 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.00% 25.52% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 650 785 502
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 4 August 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 47 (69.12%) Active Directory
4 45 (66.18%) VMware
5 33 (48.53%) MS Exchange
6 32 (47.06%) Windows
7 29 (42.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (36.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (30.88%) MCITP
10 21 (30.88%) SAN
11 20 (29.41%) Citrix
11 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (27.94%) NetApp
13 17 (25.00%) Cisco
13 17 (25.00%) ITIL
13 17 (25.00%) vSphere
14 16 (23.53%) SQL
14 16 (23.53%) MCSA
15 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
17 13 (19.12%) DNS
17 13 (19.12%) Change Management
17 13 (19.12%) Lync
18 12 (17.65%) Blackberry
18 12 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 12 (17.65%) Firewall
18 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
19 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 33 (48.53%) MS Exchange
2 24 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (19.12%) Lync
4 12 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (16.18%) IIS
5 11 (16.18%) SharePoint
6 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.88%) SAN
2 13 (19.12%) DNS
3 12 (17.65%) Firewall
4 7 (10.29%) DMZ
5 6 (8.82%) DHCP
5 6 (8.82%) LAN
6 5 (7.35%) VoIP
6 5 (7.35%) WAN
7 4 (5.88%) Wireless
8 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.94%) Internet
8 2 (2.94%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.47%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.47%) MPLS
9 1 (1.47%) SSL
9 1 (1.47%) S/MIME
9 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) OLAP
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) MOLAP
2 1 (1.47%) OLTP
2 1 (1.47%) ROLAP
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MSI
1 3 (4.41%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (8.82%) Retail
2 5 (7.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Support Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Network Security Manager
9 2 (2.94%) IT Operations Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Support Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Operations Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
1 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) LAMP
3 1 (1.47%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.29%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Statistics
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) SecurID
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.18%) Linux
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.41%) UNIX
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.94%) AIX
8 2 (2.94%) Debian
9 1 (1.47%) Android
9 1 (1.47%) SUSE
9 1 (1.47%) HPUX
9 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 13 (19.12%) Change Management
3 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.35%) DevOps
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.88%) Server Patching
7 4 (5.88%) Line Management
7 4 (5.88%) Migration
7 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 3 (4.41%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.41%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (4.41%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.41%) VB
3 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (36.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (30.88%) MCITP
4 16 (23.53%) MCSA
5 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 10 (14.71%) MCTS
7 9 (13.24%) CCNP
7 9 (13.24%) CCNA
8 8 (11.76%) MCP
9 4 (5.88%) CCA
9 4 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.94%) CCVP
10 2 (2.94%) HP ASE
10 2 (2.94%) Degree
11 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 47 (69.12%) Active Directory
2 29 (42.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.00%) vSphere
4 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.29%) XenApp
4 7 (10.29%) XenServer
5 5 (7.35%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) AirWatch
2 7 (10.29%) SCCM
3 5 (7.35%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.88%) SCOM
5 3 (4.41%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.47%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 45 (66.18%) VMware
3 20 (29.41%) Citrix
4 19 (27.94%) NetApp
5 17 (25.00%) Cisco
6 10 (14.71%) HP
7 7 (10.29%) Dell
7 7 (10.29%) EMC
8 6 (8.82%) Veeam
9 4 (5.88%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.88%) Juniper
10 3 (4.41%) Novell
11 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.94%) Symantec
11 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.94%) CommVault
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle
11 2 (2.94%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.47%) IBM
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