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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 40 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.75% 1.30% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.72% 4.48% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 7
Average salary £35,950 £47,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.31% +126.19%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
187 134 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.37% 28.94% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 166 112 138
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 72 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (86.11%) Microsoft
3 58 (80.56%) Windows
4 54 (75.00%) VMware
5 37 (51.39%) Citrix
6 36 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (38.89%) MCP
9 28 (38.89%) MCITP
10 27 (37.50%) MCTS
10 27 (37.50%) Mentoring
11 26 (36.11%) HP
11 26 (36.11%) Change Management
11 26 (36.11%) XenDesktop
12 25 (34.72%) Hyper-V
12 25 (34.72%) Lync
13 24 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
14 23 (31.94%) SAN
15 22 (30.56%) CCA
16 20 (27.78%) MS Exchange
16 20 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
17 17 (23.61%) Security Cleared
18 16 (22.22%) IBM
18 16 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
19 15 (20.83%) Cisco
19 15 (20.83%) vSphere

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (34.72%) Lync
2 20 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.39%) IIS
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.72%) Office 365
3 3 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) SAN
2 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
3 11 (15.28%) Internet
4 10 (13.89%) Firewall
4 10 (13.89%) WAAS
4 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 6 (8.33%) DNS
6 5 (6.94%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.56%) NAS
7 4 (5.56%) DHCP
8 3 (4.17%) PBX
8 3 (4.17%) Wireless
8 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.78%) VPN
10 1 (1.39%) WAN
10 1 (1.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MSI
1 1 (1.39%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.39%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Support Engineer
1 25 (34.72%) Windows Support Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Consultant
2 18 (25.00%) Server Support
3 16 (22.22%) Architect
4 13 (18.06%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (13.89%) Storage Architect
6 10 (13.89%) Virtualisation Architect
6 10 (13.89%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 9 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) Web Services
2 6 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) CLARiiON
1 10 (13.89%) Celerra
2 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.39%) IVR
2 1 (1.39%) PDA
2 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (80.56%) Windows
2 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 26 (36.11%) Change Management
3 10 (13.89%) Capacity Management
4 9 (12.50%) Change Control
4 9 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 7 (9.72%) ITIL
6 3 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Migration
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) Time Management
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.39%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.39%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.39%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) VBScript
1 1 (1.39%) VB
1 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (38.89%) MCP
2 28 (38.89%) MCITP
3 27 (37.50%) MCTS
4 24 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 22 (30.56%) CCA
6 20 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (23.61%) Security Cleared
8 16 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (19.44%) CCEE
10 13 (18.06%) CCNA
11 12 (16.67%) MCSA
12 11 (15.28%) VCAP
12 11 (15.28%) CCIA
13 10 (13.89%) VTSP
13 10 (13.89%) NCDA
13 10 (13.89%) NCIE
13 10 (13.89%) CCEA
14 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 26 (36.11%) XenDesktop
4 25 (34.72%) Hyper-V
5 15 (20.83%) vSphere
6 10 (13.89%) vCloud
7 7 (9.72%) XenApp
8 6 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) SCOM
2 6 (8.33%) SCCM
3 3 (4.17%) XenMobile
3 3 (4.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.39%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (86.11%) Microsoft
2 54 (75.00%) VMware
3 37 (51.39%) Citrix
4 26 (36.11%) HP
5 16 (22.22%) IBM
6 15 (20.83%) Cisco
7 11 (15.28%) EMC
7 11 (15.28%) NetApp
8 10 (13.89%) Riverbed
8 10 (13.89%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.17%) AppSense
10 1 (1.39%) Apple
10 1 (1.39%) Symantec
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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