The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 67 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.88% 1.40% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 4.93% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £30,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £35,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +2.31%
Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
153 142 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.57% 28.34% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 123 118 179
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,052 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
North West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
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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
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Liverpool -20 5 £33,000 +1.53% 1
MCSE
North West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (89.66%) Windows
3 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) MCITP
5 17 (58.62%) ITIL
6 16 (55.17%) MCSA
6 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
7 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
8 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco
9 10 (34.48%) CCNA
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (27.59%) Wireless
10 8 (27.59%) VMware
10 8 (27.59%) MCTS
10 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (27.59%) MCP
10 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (20.69%) DNS
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (17.24%) Firewall
14 4 (13.79%) SCCM
14 4 (13.79%) Dell
14 4 (13.79%) DHCP
14 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
14 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
3 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (27.59%) Wireless
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
5 3 (10.34%) Kerberos
5 3 (10.34%) IPsec
6 2 (6.90%) SSH
6 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.90%) MPLS
6 2 (6.90%) Intranet
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) Extranet
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
6 2 (6.90%) SNMP
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) LDAP
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.90%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) IT Support
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) PKI
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Statistics
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (62.07%) MCITP
3 16 (55.17%) MCSA
4 10 (34.48%) CCNA
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (27.59%) MCTS
5 8 (27.59%) MCP
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.90%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (6.90%) CCA
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (6.90%) VCAP
6 2 (6.90%) CCEE
6 2 (6.90%) CCIA
7 1 (3.45%) MCSM
7 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
7 1 (3.45%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
2 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) NFS
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) XenServer
5 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.45%) MOM
4 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
5 3 (10.34%) Facebook
5 3 (10.34%) Twitter
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) DataCore
7 1 (3.45%) FalconStor
7 1 (3.45%) PlateSpin
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
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