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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 30 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.65% 0.88% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 3.03% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £19,000 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
34 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.22% 28.95% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 38
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £35,007
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -30.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) IIS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) CCA
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL