The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - 65 52
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 0 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 3.50% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.58% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 7
Average salary - £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MCSE
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 189 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.64% 33.04% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 156 90
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MCSE
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leicester region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Leicester

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (40.00%) MCSM
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
5 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (20.00%) Lync

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 2 (40.00%) MCSM
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP