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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 51 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.53% 2.53% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 14.12% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £40,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
MCSE
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
104 85 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.44% 17.89% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 88 70 119
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MCSE
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Liverpool

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) MCPD
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix