The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 48 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.29% 1.73% 2.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.88% 6.90% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 116 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.31% 25.11% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 88 93 152
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCSE
Merseyside

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 11 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) MCITP
3 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) Kerberos
4 11 (68.75%) NFS
4 11 (68.75%) DNS
4 11 (68.75%) PKI
4 11 (68.75%) IPsec
5 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
5 10 (62.50%) HP SIM
5 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
5 10 (62.50%) LDAP
5 10 (62.50%) IBM
5 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
5 10 (62.50%) .NET
5 10 (62.50%) HP
5 10 (62.50%) Dell
5 10 (62.50%) Server Monitoring
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) MCSA
9 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Kerberos
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
1 11 (68.75%) IPsec
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Support
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
1 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) MCTS
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) NFS
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) HP SIM
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) Dell
2 10 (62.50%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Facebook
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco