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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 18 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.65% 1.22% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.00% 7.14% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £24,750 £17,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.42% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
25 14 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.04% 17.07% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 57
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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 0 8 £22,500 +28.57%
MCSE
West Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (55.56%) Legal
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) MS Office
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (44.44%) vSphere
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) CCA
8 2 (22.22%) Linux
8 2 (22.22%) MCSA
8 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (22.22%) Firewall
8 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) CCA
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (11.11%) MCTS
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp