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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 27 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.28% 9.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 38.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £31,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.52%
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
71 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.34% 25.74% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 7
Average salary £48,375 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.25% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 September 2015. 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 -13 3 £31,500 +27.27%
MCSE
West Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) MCITP
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) XenApp
4 8 (57.14%) MCSA
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) CCA
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (50.00%) DHCP
5 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) NAS
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) XenServer
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) NAS
5 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) MCITP
3 8 (57.14%) MCSA
4 7 (50.00%) CCA
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (14.29%) MCDST
6 2 (14.29%) CCENT
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
3 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (28.57%) XenServer
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco