The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 27 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.55% 1.37% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £31,000 £24,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MCSE
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 35.46% 34.93% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 20
Average salary £31,000 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.56% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,300 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Shropshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 5 £31,000 -
MCSE
West Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (53.33%) DHCP
6 8 (53.33%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (46.67%) MCSA
7 7 (46.67%) CCA
7 7 (46.67%) Firewall
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (40.00%) SAN
8 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (40.00%) XenApp
9 5 (33.33%) Legal
9 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (33.33%) MS Office
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) VPN
9 5 (33.33%) NAS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (46.67%) MCSA
3 7 (46.67%) CCA
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (13.33%) MCP
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) MCTS
6 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp