The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 153 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 1.20% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 5.07% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 50
Median salary £42,500 £33,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £19,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,125 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.33% -
MCSE
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
828 908 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.25% 23.59% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 690 737 733
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MCSE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Manchester

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Manchester

MCSE
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale -8 2 £23,000 -28.12% 1
Altrincham +7 1 - -
Oldham -5 1 £41,500 +36.06% 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 58 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (65.52%) Windows
3 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
4 36 (62.07%) MCSA
5 28 (48.28%) ITIL
5 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
6 27 (46.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
7 23 (39.66%) VMware
8 22 (37.93%) DHCP
9 21 (36.21%) MS Exchange
10 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
10 20 (34.48%) MCP
10 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
12 17 (29.31%) DNS
13 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
13 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (25.86%) SAN
15 13 (22.41%) Cisco
16 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
18 10 (17.24%) CCNA
18 10 (17.24%) Citrix
18 10 (17.24%) Firewall
19 9 (15.52%) HP
19 9 (15.52%) MCITP
20 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
20 8 (13.79%) SCCM
20 8 (13.79%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 21 (36.21%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.62%) IIS
5 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.72%) Drupal
6 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.72%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) DHCP
2 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 17 (29.31%) DNS
4 15 (25.86%) SAN
5 10 (17.24%) Firewall
6 8 (13.79%) WAN
7 7 (12.07%) LAN
8 5 (8.62%) DDNS
8 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (8.62%) IPsec
8 5 (8.62%) VPN
9 3 (5.17%) Junos
9 3 (5.17%) MPLS
9 3 (5.17%) Network Security
9 3 (5.17%) VLAN
10 2 (3.45%) Internet
11 1 (1.72%) FCoE
11 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) IT Manager
3 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) IT Operations Manager
4 6 (10.34%) IT Support
4 6 (10.34%) Operations Manager
5 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Information Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Server Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.72%) Flash
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) HTML5
2 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) HP StoreVirtual
1 5 (8.62%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) APACS
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) EMV
5 1 (1.72%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
2 27 (46.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
6 7 (12.07%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.72%) Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.07%) Migration
3 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.34%) High Availability
4 6 (10.34%) Line Management
5 5 (8.62%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security
5 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.90%) Service Management
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
7 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (5.17%) Network Design
7 3 (5.17%) SIEM
7 3 (5.17%) Threat Detection
7 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) VB
1 5 (8.62%) VBScript
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (62.07%) MCSA
3 20 (34.48%) MCP
4 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (17.24%) CCNA
6 9 (15.52%) MCITP
7 8 (13.79%) CISSP
8 7 (12.07%) Degree
9 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.62%) CCA
10 5 (8.62%) CISM
10 5 (8.62%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (8.62%) ISACA
11 3 (5.17%) CEH
11 3 (5.17%) MCTS
11 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (3.45%) HNC
12 2 (3.45%) HND
13 1 (1.72%) MCSD
13 1 (1.72%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.17%) XenApp
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) SCCM
2 5 (8.62%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.90%) SCOM
3 4 (6.90%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.72%) MIIS
5 1 (1.72%) SCSM
5 1 (1.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (39.66%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) Cisco
4 10 (17.24%) Citrix
5 9 (15.52%) HP
6 5 (8.62%) 3PAR
6 5 (8.62%) NetApp
7 4 (6.90%) Juniper
7 4 (6.90%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (6.90%) Proofpoint
8 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.17%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
9 2 (3.45%) Apple
10 1 (1.72%) F5
10 1 (1.72%) iManage
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle
10 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
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