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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 38 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.04% 1.49% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% 4.76% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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 84 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 29.59% 31.23% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 61
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Stockport

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (90.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (90.00%) Terminal Services
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) Symantec
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Wyse
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) MS Office

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (90.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) Symantec
2 9 (90.00%) Wyse
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) VMware