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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 48 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.02% 1.76% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.99% 7.53% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Average salary £27,250 £45,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.44% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,125 £31,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
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
143 146 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.89% 23.32% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram 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 6 May 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 +10 9 £22,000 -51.11% 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) CCNA
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (46.15%) SAN
7 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 6 (46.15%) DHCP
7 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
7 6 (46.15%) DNS
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (38.46%) MCITP
8 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
8 5 (38.46%) vSphere
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) IIS
9 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) Cisco
9 4 (30.77%) FTP
9 4 (30.77%) Citrix
9 4 (30.77%) CCA
9 4 (30.77%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
1 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (38.46%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) FCoE
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) DSL
4 1 (7.69%) Telnet
4 1 (7.69%) H.323
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) ODBC
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.69%) OLE DB
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNA
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (38.46%) MCITP
6 4 (30.77%) CCA
7 3 (23.08%) MCP
7 3 (23.08%) EMC Certification
8 2 (15.38%) MCSA
9 1 (7.69%) CCNP
9 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
9 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) MOM
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Unisys
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Novell
6 1 (7.69%) Alias
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