The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.39% 2.67% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.27% 9.09% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Average salary £29,900 £24,150 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -39.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
MCSE
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
204 209 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.21% 29.35% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 160 154 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 October 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
Sheffield -6 22 £29,900 +23.80%
Barnsley - 1 £22,000 -
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 52 (76.47%) Windows
4 51 (75.00%) VMware
5 40 (58.82%) Citrix
6 37 (54.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (44.12%) MCTS
7 30 (44.12%) MCITP
7 30 (44.12%) XenDesktop
7 30 (44.12%) Active Directory
8 27 (39.71%) Citrix Certification
9 26 (38.24%) Hyper-V
10 25 (36.76%) CCA
11 24 (35.29%) MCP
11 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (33.82%) Lync
12 23 (33.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (33.82%) HP
13 22 (32.35%) Change Management
13 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
14 20 (29.41%) SAN
14 20 (29.41%) MS Exchange
15 18 (26.47%) MS Excel
15 18 (26.47%) vSphere
16 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
17 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
17 16 (23.53%) Cisco
18 15 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2007
18 15 (22.06%) CCEE

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 23 (33.82%) Lync
2 20 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.47%) IIS
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.82%) Office 365
3 3 (4.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) SAN
2 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.65%) WAAS
2 12 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (14.71%) Internet
4 9 (13.24%) Firewall
5 8 (11.76%) NetScaler
6 6 (8.82%) DNS
7 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.88%) DHCP
8 3 (4.41%) PBX
8 3 (4.41%) Wireless
8 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.41%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) WAN
9 1 (1.47%) LAN
9 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MSI
1 1 (1.47%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Support Engineer
2 21 (30.88%) Windows Support Engineer
3 20 (29.41%) Architect
4 18 (26.47%) Consultant
5 15 (22.06%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (22.06%) Server Support
5 15 (22.06%) Server Engineer
5 15 (22.06%) Server Support Engineer
5 15 (22.06%) Windows Server Engineer
6 12 (17.65%) Virtualisation Architect
6 12 (17.65%) Storage Architect
6 12 (17.65%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Architect
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) Solutions Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Web Services
2 8 (11.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) CLARiiON
1 12 (17.65%) Celerra
2 1 (1.47%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 52 (76.47%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
4 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Change Management
1 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
2 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 8 (11.76%) Change Control
2 8 (11.76%) Capacity Management
2 8 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 6 (8.82%) ITIL
4 2 (2.94%) Project Management
4 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.94%) Migration
4 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (1.47%) Software Licensing
5 1 (1.47%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (1.47%) Business Development
5 1 (1.47%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) VBScript
1 1 (1.47%) VB
1 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (44.12%) MCTS
2 30 (44.12%) MCITP
3 27 (39.71%) Citrix Certification
4 25 (36.76%) CCA
5 24 (35.29%) MCP
6 23 (33.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (22.06%) CCEE
8 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
9 13 (19.12%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (17.65%) CCIA
10 12 (17.65%) NCDA
10 12 (17.65%) NCIE
10 12 (17.65%) VCAP
10 12 (17.65%) VTSP
10 12 (17.65%) CCEA
11 11 (16.18%) MCSA
12 10 (14.71%) CCNA
13 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (4.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (54.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 30 (44.12%) XenDesktop
3 26 (38.24%) Hyper-V
4 18 (26.47%) vSphere
5 12 (17.65%) vCloud
6 9 (13.24%) XenApp
7 8 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) SCOM
2 6 (8.82%) SCCM
3 5 (7.35%) XenMobile
4 3 (4.41%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.47%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 60 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 51 (75.00%) VMware
3 40 (58.82%) Citrix
4 23 (33.82%) HP
5 16 (23.53%) Cisco
6 13 (19.12%) IBM
6 13 (19.12%) EMC
6 13 (19.12%) NetApp
7 12 (17.65%) 3PAR
8 9 (13.24%) Riverbed
9 5 (7.35%) AppSense
10 1 (1.47%) Apple
10 1 (1.47%) Symantec