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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 38 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.29% 1.91% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 8.11% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
38 37 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.52% 23.57% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 59
Average salary £38,250 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix