The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 12 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.82% - 11.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% - 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £35,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
MCSE
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.82% 33.33% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

MCSE
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

MCSE Salary Trend in West Lothian

MCSE
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
Scotland

MCSE
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (50.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware