The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Runcorn region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 8 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 10.00% 2.70% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.36% 5.00% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -35.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 27.50% 54.05% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 32
Average salary £24,000 £52,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.28% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
Cheshire

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

MCSE
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Runcorn

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) MCITP
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) MCP
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) MCDST
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
6 4 (28.57%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
7 3 (21.43%) Symantec
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) SCOM
7 3 (21.43%) Lync
8 2 (14.29%) MCSA
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) MCITP
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) MCDST
5 2 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) VMware