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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 58 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.46% 1.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.06% 4.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £29,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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
85 107 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.73% 28.84% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 87 47
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (84.62%) NetApp
4 10 (76.92%) Line Management
5 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 9 (69.23%) SLA
6 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
7 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
7 7 (53.85%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) MCSA
8 3 (23.08%) Office 365
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) SCCM
9 2 (15.38%) MCITP
9 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
9 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 2 (15.38%) Firewall
10 1 (7.69%) Law
10 1 (7.69%) Clustering
10 1 (7.69%) MCTS
10 1 (7.69%) HP
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (7.69%) CCNP
10 1 (7.69%) CCNA
10 1 (7.69%) Web Services

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Technical Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Line Management
2 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Escalation Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (23.08%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) HP