The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 63 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.66% 0.26% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.38% 0.93% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 4
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
MCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
223 216 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.84% 27.55% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 184 183 138
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MCSE
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MCSE Salary Trend in the North East

MCSE
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in the North East

MCSE
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +5 12 £27,500 -8.33% 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (85.29%) Windows
3 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
3 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
4 18 (52.94%) Lync
5 15 (44.12%) MCITP
5 15 (44.12%) Firewall
6 13 (38.24%) MCSA
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 12 (35.29%) EMC
7 12 (35.29%) SAN
7 12 (35.29%) NetApp
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (35.29%) Blackberry
7 12 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
7 12 (35.29%) VBScript
7 12 (35.29%) Replication
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (32.35%) Degree
8 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 10 (29.41%) CCNA
9 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (23.53%) Change Management
10 8 (23.53%) VMware
10 8 (23.53%) MCP
10 8 (23.53%) UNIX

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 18 (52.94%) Lync
3 12 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
4 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (20.59%) IIS
6 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.82%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) SAN
3 8 (23.53%) NAS
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) IT Technician
2 5 (14.71%) Support Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Managed Services Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) PC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Blackberry
1 12 (35.29%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) UNIX
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Change Management
3 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) Load Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
2 12 (35.29%) VBScript
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (44.12%) MCITP
3 13 (38.24%) MCSA
4 11 (32.35%) Degree
5 10 (29.41%) CCNA
5 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (23.53%) MCP
7 4 (11.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) XenApp
2 7 (20.59%) XenServer
2 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) EMC
2 12 (35.29%) NetApp
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.94%) Altiris
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago