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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 51 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.87% 3.90% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 16.07% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £33,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
102 112 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.27% 24.30% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 88 84 139
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,138 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Liverpool

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) MCITP
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
4 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
5 10 (71.43%) Kerberos
5 10 (71.43%) NFS
5 10 (71.43%) DNS
5 10 (71.43%) PKI
5 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) IPsec
6 9 (64.29%) IBM
6 9 (64.29%) LDAP
6 9 (64.29%) HP
6 9 (64.29%) Dell
6 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
6 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
6 9 (64.29%) .NET
6 9 (64.29%) ITIL
6 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
6 9 (64.29%) HP SIM
6 9 (64.29%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) VMware
10 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Lync
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Kerberos
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) IPsec
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Support
2 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) MCITP
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCTS
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) NFS
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) HP SIM
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) HP
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 9 (64.29%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix