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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 120 162 113
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -49
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 38 24 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.44% 0.75% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.26% 3.20% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 65
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%

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
607 751 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.05% 23.32% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 509 571 760
Median salary £39,000 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (89.47%) Windows
3 47 (82.46%) Microsoft
4 45 (78.95%) VMware
5 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
5 43 (75.44%) Windows Server
6 32 (56.14%) MS Exchange
7 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
8 29 (50.88%) Citrix
9 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (38.60%) SAN
10 22 (38.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (35.09%) DNS
11 20 (35.09%) IIS
11 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (31.58%) ITIL
12 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
12 18 (31.58%) LAN
12 18 (31.58%) WAN
12 18 (31.58%) DHCP
13 17 (29.82%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
15 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
15 15 (26.32%) CCA
15 15 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (24.56%) Change Management
16 14 (24.56%) SQL
16 14 (24.56%) XenApp
17 13 (22.81%) MCSA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (56.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (35.09%) IIS
3 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.77%) Umbraco
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) SAN
2 20 (35.09%) DNS
3 18 (31.58%) DHCP
3 18 (31.58%) LAN
3 18 (31.58%) WAN
4 8 (14.04%) VPN
5 6 (10.53%) Internet
6 5 (8.77%) Firewall
6 5 (8.77%) NAS
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
8 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.26%) QlikView
6 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.26%) SSDT
7 1 (1.75%) MySQL
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Support Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support
5 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Technical Support
5 11 (19.30%) Technical Support Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Software Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 43 (75.44%) Windows Server
3 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
5 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (17.54%) Linux
7 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (31.58%) ITIL
3 14 (24.56%) Change Management
4 12 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (19.30%) Service Management
6 9 (15.79%) Presales
7 7 (12.28%) Load Balancing
8 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
8 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.02%) High Availability
10 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.51%) ERP
11 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
11 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.51%) Server Building
11 2 (3.51%) Server Patching
11 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.51%) Trend Analysis
12 1 (1.75%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (29.82%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (26.32%) CCA
3 15 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (22.81%) MCITP
4 13 (22.81%) MCSA
5 12 (21.05%) MCP
6 10 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (8.77%) CCNA
7 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.26%) CCIE
9 2 (3.51%) CCEA
9 2 (3.51%) Degree
9 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (24.56%) XenApp
4 11 (19.30%) XenDesktop
5 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
6 6 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) SCOM
2 6 (10.53%) SCCM
3 3 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) WSUS
4 2 (3.51%) DameWare
4 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.75%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 47 (82.46%) Microsoft
2 45 (78.95%) VMware
3 29 (50.88%) Citrix
4 11 (19.30%) Veeam
5 6 (10.53%) NetApp
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle
6 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco
7 3 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) iManage
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + pension + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago