The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 87 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.64% 0.95% 2.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.56% 3.38% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 13
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,800 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,425 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +2.31%
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
234 207 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 24.81% 28.24% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 220 185 161
Average salary £41,000 £35,425 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.73% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,776 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
East Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 3 £31,000 -11.42%
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 13 (46.43%) MCITP
6 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 12 (42.86%) VMware
7 11 (39.29%) Dell
8 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) vSphere
9 9 (32.14%) HP
9 9 (32.14%) Clustering
9 9 (32.14%) Citrix
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (28.57%) MCTS
11 7 (25.00%) Internet
11 7 (25.00%) DNS
11 7 (25.00%) LAN
11 7 (25.00%) WAN
11 7 (25.00%) MCP
12 6 (21.43%) IIS
12 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (21.43%) Network Management
12 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
2 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall
5 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Technician
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (21.43%) Network Management
2 5 (17.86%) High Availability
2 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) CRM
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (46.43%) MCITP
3 8 (28.57%) MCTS
4 7 (25.00%) MCP
5 4 (14.29%) MCSA
5 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.71%) VCAP
6 3 (10.71%) CCNA
7 2 (7.14%) CCA
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) MCSD
8 1 (3.57%) OCP
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (3.57%) CCEE
8 1 (3.57%) CCIA
8 1 (3.57%) MCPD
8 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (32.14%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.14%) vCloud
7 1 (3.57%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) Dell
4 9 (32.14%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Altiris
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) NetApp
7 2 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) CommVault
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago