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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 42 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 47 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.79% 1.31% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.80% 4.67% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 9
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +73.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £33,660 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
264 214 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.88% 28.12% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 219 172 163
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £52,500 £60,000
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 27 August 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 27 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
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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 +20 47 £42,000 -11.57% 1
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 76 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (86.84%) Microsoft
3 65 (85.53%) Windows
4 57 (75.00%) VMware
5 38 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (47.37%) Citrix
7 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (40.79%) HP
9 31 (40.79%) MCP
10 29 (38.16%) Active Directory
11 28 (36.84%) Change Management
12 27 (35.53%) Lync
13 26 (34.21%) MCITP
14 25 (32.89%) SAN
15 24 (31.58%) MCTS
16 23 (30.26%) XenDesktop
16 23 (30.26%) Hyper-V
17 21 (27.63%) Citrix Certification
18 19 (25.00%) CCA
18 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
18 19 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
19 18 (23.68%) MS Exchange
19 18 (23.68%) IBM
19 18 (23.68%) Security Cleared
20 17 (22.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 16 (21.05%) CCNA
22 15 (19.74%) SLA
22 15 (19.74%) Cisco
23 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (35.53%) Lync
2 18 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.21%) Office 365
3 3 (3.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) SAN
2 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 12 (15.79%) Internet
4 11 (14.47%) Firewall
5 8 (10.53%) DNS
6 7 (9.21%) WAAS
6 7 (9.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (7.89%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.58%) Unified Communications
8 5 (6.58%) VPN
8 5 (6.58%) DHCP
9 4 (5.26%) WAN
9 4 (5.26%) LAN
9 4 (5.26%) NAS
10 3 (3.95%) PBX
10 3 (3.95%) Wireless
10 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MSI
1 1 (1.32%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.32%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Support Engineer
2 28 (36.84%) Windows Support Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Windows Server Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Server Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Server Support Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Consultant
3 18 (23.68%) Server Support
4 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Manager
5 13 (17.11%) Architect
6 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (11.84%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (9.21%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.21%) Virtualisation Architect
8 7 (9.21%) Storage Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Solutions Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 2 (2.63%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) Web Services
2 6 (7.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) CLARiiON
1 7 (9.21%) Celerra
2 4 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (1.32%) PDA
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (85.53%) Windows
2 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Change Management
2 11 (14.47%) ITIL
3 10 (13.16%) Capacity Management
4 9 (11.84%) Change Control
4 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
4 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity
5 6 (7.89%) Project Management
6 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.63%) Migration
7 2 (2.63%) Time Management
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.32%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.32%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) VBScript
1 1 (1.32%) VB
1 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (40.79%) MCP
3 26 (34.21%) MCITP
4 24 (31.58%) MCTS
5 21 (27.63%) Citrix Certification
6 19 (25.00%) CCA
6 19 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (23.68%) Security Cleared
8 17 (22.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (21.05%) CCNA
10 14 (18.42%) CCEE
11 12 (15.79%) MCSA
12 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (10.53%) VCAP
13 8 (10.53%) CCIA
14 7 (9.21%) VTSP
14 7 (9.21%) NCDA
14 7 (9.21%) NCIE
14 7 (9.21%) CCEA
15 3 (3.95%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (38.16%) Active Directory
3 23 (30.26%) Hyper-V
3 23 (30.26%) XenDesktop
4 12 (15.79%) vSphere
5 7 (9.21%) vCloud
5 7 (9.21%) XenApp
6 6 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) SCOM
2 7 (9.21%) SCCM
3 3 (3.95%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.32%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 66 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 57 (75.00%) VMware
3 36 (47.37%) Citrix
4 31 (40.79%) HP
5 18 (23.68%) IBM
6 15 (19.74%) Cisco
7 11 (14.47%) Riverbed
8 8 (10.53%) EMC
8 8 (10.53%) NetApp
9 7 (9.21%) 3PAR
10 4 (5.26%) Apple
11 3 (3.95%) AppSense
12 1 (1.32%) Symantec
12 1 (1.32%) Dell