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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 43 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.02% 3.42% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.21% 12.07% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Median salary £30,000 £22,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -51.11%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
107 116 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.88% 28.36% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 70 83
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Liverpool

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL
6 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 9 (56.25%) HP
6 9 (56.25%) Citrix
7 8 (50.00%) Avaya
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (43.75%) EMC
8 7 (43.75%) DHCP
8 7 (43.75%) VPN
8 7 (43.75%) DNS
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco
8 7 (43.75%) IIS
8 7 (43.75%) SQL
9 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
9 6 (37.50%) Dell
9 6 (37.50%) SAN
9 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (37.50%) Sophos
9 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
9 6 (37.50%) Finance

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (43.75%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (31.25%) JBoss
3 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) IaaS
2 5 (31.25%) PaaS
2 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) DSL
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) VPLS
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 6 (37.50%) ICT Support
3 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Network Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Network Support
4 3 (18.75%) IT Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
4 3 (18.75%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (18.75%) Network Support Technician
4 3 (18.75%) Network Technician
4 3 (18.75%) Service Support Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Support Assistant
4 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
2 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 5 (31.25%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (12.50%) iPad
5 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
3 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 5 (31.25%) Wealth Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
5 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MCITP
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) EMC Certification
3 5 (31.25%) MCSA
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) Avaya
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) EMC
6 6 (37.50%) Dell
6 6 (37.50%) SonicWALL
6 6 (37.50%) Sophos
7 5 (31.25%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) Software AG