The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 42 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.65% 2.20% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% 9.30% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MCSE
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.97% 23.63% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MCSE
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Stockport

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Wyse
3 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) Wyse
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) VMware