The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 156 93 112
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 50 138 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 2.81% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.63% 12.33% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 103 61
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
MCSE
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1079 1119 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.34% 22.80% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 881 913 672
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
Leeds -55 37 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Wakefield +3 4 £19,000 -54.49%
Halifax -5 2 - -
Bradford -38 2 £37,656 +0.41%
Elland - 2 £29,125 - 1
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (72.07%) Microsoft
3 75 (67.57%) Active Directory
4 62 (55.86%) VMware
5 56 (50.45%) Windows
6 54 (48.65%) MS Exchange
7 45 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 39 (35.14%) SAN
9 38 (34.23%) Citrix
10 37 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 36 (32.43%) MCSA
12 33 (29.73%) Cisco
13 30 (27.03%) MCITP
14 29 (26.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 28 (25.23%) vSphere
15 28 (25.23%) Exchange Server 2010
16 27 (24.32%) ITIL
16 27 (24.32%) Firewall
17 26 (23.42%) MCP
17 26 (23.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 25 (22.52%) MS Excel
18 25 (22.52%) Linux
19 23 (20.72%) SharePoint
19 23 (20.72%) DNS
19 23 (20.72%) CCA
19 23 (20.72%) Citrix Certification
20 21 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
21 20 (18.02%) Dell
21 20 (18.02%) Lync
22 18 (16.22%) LAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 54 (48.65%) MS Exchange
2 28 (25.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (20.72%) SharePoint
4 20 (18.02%) Lync
5 17 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (7.21%) IIS
8 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.80%) Site Server
Applications
1 25 (22.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (35.14%) SAN
2 27 (24.32%) Firewall
3 23 (20.72%) DNS
4 18 (16.22%) LAN
5 17 (15.32%) WAN
6 15 (13.51%) DHCP
7 14 (12.61%) VoIP
7 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
8 13 (11.71%) Wireless
9 6 (5.41%) DMZ
9 6 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (4.50%) DEFINITY
11 4 (3.60%) Network Security
12 3 (2.70%) SSH
12 3 (2.70%) HTTPS
12 3 (2.70%) SSL
12 3 (2.70%) Internet
12 3 (2.70%) MPLS
12 3 (2.70%) FTP
13 2 (1.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.70%) MySQL
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MSI
1 3 (2.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (5.41%) Retail
2 4 (3.60%) Finance
3 1 (0.90%) Back Office
3 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (17.12%) Analyst
2 19 (17.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Technical Support
6 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 6 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.41%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Administrator
8 5 (4.50%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Operations Support Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Support Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Applications Support Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Applications Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Web Services
1 4 (3.60%) LAMP
2 3 (2.70%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.80%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.91%) EqualLogic
3 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.60%) Clustering
7 3 (2.70%) Replication
8 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.90%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.90%) User Experience
9 1 (0.90%) SecurID
9 1 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (50.45%) Windows
2 26 (23.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (22.52%) Linux
4 18 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (9.91%) UNIX
7 8 (7.21%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.50%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.60%) AIX
10 3 (2.70%) Android
10 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.90%) Debian
12 1 (0.90%) HPUX
12 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) ITIL
2 15 (13.51%) Change Management
2 15 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (9.91%) Business Continuity
4 10 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (6.31%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.31%) Project Management
6 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
7 6 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.50%) DevOps
8 5 (4.50%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (3.60%) High Availability
9 4 (3.60%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (3.60%) Migration
9 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) SQL
2 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.70%) VB
4 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.80%) C
Qualifications
1 111 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (32.43%) MCSA
3 30 (27.03%) MCITP
4 29 (26.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (23.42%) MCP
6 23 (20.72%) CCA
6 23 (20.72%) Citrix Certification
7 21 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (12.61%) CCNA
8 14 (12.61%) MCTS
8 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 11 (9.91%) Degree
10 9 (8.11%) CCNP
11 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (6.31%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (4.50%) Avaya Certification
13 5 (4.50%) HNC
13 5 (4.50%) HND
13 5 (4.50%) A+ Certification
14 4 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 75 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 45 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (25.23%) vSphere
4 18 (16.22%) Hyper-V
5 16 (14.41%) XenApp
5 16 (14.41%) XenServer
6 11 (9.91%) XenDesktop
7 9 (8.11%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.80%) NFS
11 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) AirWatch
2 13 (11.71%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.60%) SCCM
4 3 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.70%) ZENworks
4 3 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.90%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.90%) SCOM
5 1 (0.90%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 80 (72.07%) Microsoft
2 62 (55.86%) VMware
3 38 (34.23%) Citrix
4 33 (29.73%) Cisco
5 20 (18.02%) Dell
6 16 (14.41%) NetApp
7 12 (10.81%) Veeam
8 11 (9.91%) Riverbed
8 11 (9.91%) HP
9 9 (8.11%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.50%) Avaya
10 5 (4.50%) Oracle
11 4 (3.60%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (3.60%) Juniper
11 4 (3.60%) CommVault
11 4 (3.60%) Symantec
11 4 (3.60%) EMC
12 3 (2.70%) Novell
12 3 (2.70%) IBM
13 2 (1.80%) Sophos
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits & annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Mirfield
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 22 days ago