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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 2.23% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 8.59% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +13.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
245 163 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.01% 25.91% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 195 145 168
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £26,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
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 19 December 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
(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 -7 13 £47,500 -13.63% 3
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
4 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
4 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
5 12 (57.14%) MCP
6 11 (52.38%) Lync
7 10 (47.62%) MCTS
7 10 (47.62%) MCITP
8 9 (42.86%) VBScript
8 9 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (42.86%) SAN
8 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
8 9 (42.86%) MCSA
8 9 (42.86%) EMC
8 9 (42.86%) NetApp
8 9 (42.86%) Blackberry
8 9 (42.86%) Replication
8 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
9 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (33.33%) ITIL
10 7 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 7 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (33.33%) C#

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Lync
3 9 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (23.81%) IIS
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) SAN
3 7 (33.33%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 3 (14.29%) Head of Technology
2 3 (14.29%) Head of Development
3 2 (9.52%) Managed Services Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Network Support
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) WCF
1 7 (33.33%) jQuery
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (33.33%) HTML5
1 7 (33.33%) CSS3
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 9 (42.86%) Replication
2 7 (33.33%) Blog
2 7 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
1 7 (33.33%) Scrum
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (33.33%) Data Management
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
1 7 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 7 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
2 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Development
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
2 9 (42.86%) VBScript
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (57.14%) MCP
3 10 (47.62%) MCTS
3 10 (47.62%) MCITP
4 9 (42.86%) MCSA
5 7 (33.33%) MCSD
5 7 (33.33%) MCPD
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) CCNA
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (19.05%) XenApp
2 4 (19.05%) XenServer
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) EMC
2 9 (42.86%) NetApp
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Veritas
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