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 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 33 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.11% 0.93% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.91% 5.56% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
44 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.56% 16.67% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 16
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £60,000 £70,000
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 22 December 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (66.67%) vSphere
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
5 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) MCSA
7 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (22.22%) LAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CCA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Zoho
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas