The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 65 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.26% 0.73% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 3.07% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 12
Average salary £27,750 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.93% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £21,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £63,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
MCSE
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
148 228 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.64% 23.82% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 103 215 174
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £45,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

MCSE
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +24 9 £27,750 -38.33%
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) MCP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Dell
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) EMC
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 7 (77.78%) SAN
3 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
3 7 (77.78%) Change Management
3 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Security Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Security Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Dell
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp