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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 45 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.30% 1.04% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 5.36% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,200 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £45,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
90 112 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.74% 19.34% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 61 99 83
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £48,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leicester

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Dell
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 10 (90.91%) MCP
3 9 (81.82%) IIS
3 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 9 (81.82%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Clustering
3 9 (81.82%) Change Management
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
5 7 (63.64%) IBM
5 7 (63.64%) EMC
5 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) Altiris
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Security Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCDP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Dell
3 9 (81.82%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
5 7 (63.64%) IBM
5 7 (63.64%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) Altiris
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp