The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 49 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.75% 1.99% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 9.23% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 10
Average salary £22,000 £23,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% -47.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
- -8.52%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 130 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.07% 21.59% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 110 106
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MCSE
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Merseyside

MCSE
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +14 8 £22,000 -34.81% 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 13 (54.17%) Legal
6 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (45.83%) Cisco
7 11 (45.83%) CCNA
7 11 (45.83%) Citrix
7 11 (45.83%) MCSA
8 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
9 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 8 (33.33%) COM
10 8 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (33.33%) EMC
10 8 (33.33%) EMC Certification
10 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 5 (20.83%) SAN
11 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
12 4 (16.67%) DHCP
12 4 (16.67%) DNS
12 4 (16.67%) Internet

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) VLAN
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) SSL
3 3 (12.50%) FCoE
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (12.50%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
3 3 (12.50%) DSL
3 3 (12.50%) H.323
3 3 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (54.17%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (41.67%) Administrator
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Administrator
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) NetWare
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
2 11 (45.83%) MCSA
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (33.33%) EMC Certification
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (12.50%) CCNP
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
7 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
7 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
7 1 (4.17%) MCITP
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
3 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) WSUS
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 3 (12.50%) Meraki
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Novell
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago