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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 29 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 48 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.50% 1.42% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.64% 4.97% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 7 6
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +91.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £33,660 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +9.31%
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
212 161 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.73% 28.65% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 191 134 118
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 63 (84.00%) Windows
4 56 (74.67%) VMware
5 38 (50.67%) Citrix
6 37 (49.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (42.67%) MCP
10 30 (40.00%) Active Directory
11 29 (38.67%) Change Management
11 29 (38.67%) HP
11 29 (38.67%) Lync
12 27 (36.00%) MCITP
12 27 (36.00%) SAN
13 24 (32.00%) MCTS
13 24 (32.00%) Hyper-V
14 23 (30.67%) XenDesktop
15 21 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
16 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
17 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
17 19 (25.33%) CCA
17 19 (25.33%) IBM
18 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
19 17 (22.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 16 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (21.33%) SLA
21 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
21 15 (20.00%) SCOM
22 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 29 (38.67%) Lync
2 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.33%) Office 365
3 3 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.00%) SAN
2 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (17.33%) Internet
4 12 (16.00%) Firewall
5 9 (12.00%) DNS
6 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (9.33%) WAAS
7 6 (8.00%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 5 (6.67%) DHCP
9 4 (5.33%) NAS
10 3 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.00%) Wireless
10 3 (4.00%) PBX
11 2 (2.67%) VPN
12 1 (1.33%) WAN
12 1 (1.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MSI
1 1 (1.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 29 (38.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 18 (24.00%) Consultant
3 18 (24.00%) Server Support
3 18 (24.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 18 (24.00%) Server Engineer
3 18 (24.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Architect
5 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
7 9 (12.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (9.33%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Virtualisation Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Storage Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
11 2 (2.67%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) Web Services
2 6 (8.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Celerra
1 7 (9.33%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.33%) IVR
3 1 (1.33%) PDA
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 63 (84.00%) Windows
2 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Change Management
2 10 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 9 (12.00%) Change Control
3 9 (12.00%) Business Continuity
3 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (4.00%) Project Management
5 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.67%) Migration
5 2 (2.67%) Time Management
5 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (2.67%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (1.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.33%) VBScript
1 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (42.67%) MCP
3 27 (36.00%) MCITP
4 24 (32.00%) MCTS
5 21 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
6 19 (25.33%) CCA
7 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 17 (22.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (18.67%) CCEE
11 13 (17.33%) CCNA
12 12 (16.00%) MCSA
13 8 (10.67%) VCAP
13 8 (10.67%) CCIA
14 7 (9.33%) VTSP
14 7 (9.33%) NCDA
14 7 (9.33%) NCIE
14 7 (9.33%) CCEA
15 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.33%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (49.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 23 (30.67%) XenDesktop
5 12 (16.00%) vSphere
6 7 (9.33%) vCloud
6 7 (9.33%) XenApp
7 6 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) SCOM
2 8 (10.67%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) XenMobile
3 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.33%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.33%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 65 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 56 (74.67%) VMware
3 38 (50.67%) Citrix
4 29 (38.67%) HP
5 19 (25.33%) IBM
6 12 (16.00%) Cisco
6 12 (16.00%) Riverbed
7 8 (10.67%) NetApp
7 8 (10.67%) EMC
8 7 (9.33%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.00%) AppSense
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
11 1 (1.33%) Apple
11 1 (1.33%) Symantec
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago