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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 34 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.90% 2.86% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 6.38% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,902 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.31% +13.61%
MCSE
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
94 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.34% 44.76% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 43 44
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MCSE
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Wakefield

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Zoho