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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 73 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 46 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.43% 6.20% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 22.33% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 37 6
Average salary £27,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,025 £32,075
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
MCSE
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 206 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.03% 27.76% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 125 185 137
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,025 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MCSE
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Sheffield

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) CCNA
4 11 (68.75%) MPLS
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (68.75%) Supplier Management
4 11 (68.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (68.75%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) SLA
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) MCP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) MCSA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) MPLS
3 11 (68.75%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) 3G
5 1 (6.25%) Broadband
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Supplier Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Demand Management
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (68.75%) CCNA
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Websense
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) Apple