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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 75 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.26% - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
171 228 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.62% 27.27% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 144 165 158
Average salary £34,500 £35,500 £39,417
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.81% -9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 July 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 - 10 £27,500 -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) MySQL
3 12 (60.00%) MCITP
3 12 (60.00%) Degree
4 11 (55.00%) UNIX
5 6 (30.00%) MCSA
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) CCNA
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) IIS
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) XenApp
8 3 (15.00%) XenServer
8 3 (15.00%) Lync
8 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco
8 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (60.00%) MCITP
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) MCSA
4 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (15.00%) XenServer
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Altiris
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) OpenText
4 1 (5.00%) HP