The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 38 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.79% 0.71% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% 1.69% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £47,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.24% 42.14% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MCSE
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

MCSE
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
County Tyrone - 1 £47,500 -
MCSE
UK

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) System Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (62.50%) Google
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Back Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Project
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (62.50%) GCP
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) DNS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS Project
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
General
1 5 (62.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
1 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Google
2 5 (62.50%) VMware