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 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 101 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 113 58 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.27% 1.61% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.55% 6.44% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 48
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,600 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £48,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
1183 900 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.75% 24.97% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 930 700 687
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 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
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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 +19 86 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Bradford +5 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Huddersfield -3 6 £30,000 -1.63%
Halifax - 5 £28,625 -
Wakefield -5 3 £41,750 +39.16%
Cleckheaton -4 2 £26,250 +45.83%
Pontefract - 1 £22,000 -
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 195 (81.25%) Windows
3 166 (69.17%) Microsoft
4 144 (60.00%) VMware
5 141 (58.75%) Active Directory
6 112 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 105 (43.75%) Cisco
8 104 (43.33%) MCITP
9 103 (42.92%) Citrix
10 102 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 89 (37.08%) SAN
12 87 (36.25%) MS Excel
13 85 (35.42%) MS Exchange
13 85 (35.42%) Cisco Certification
14 83 (34.58%) MCSA
15 74 (30.83%) ITIL
16 71 (29.58%) CCNA
17 65 (27.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 61 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
19 57 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
20 53 (22.08%) SQL Server
21 50 (20.83%) Clustering
21 50 (20.83%) Firewall
21 50 (20.83%) Hyper-V
22 47 (19.58%) SharePoint
23 43 (17.92%) Linux
24 41 (17.08%) Exchange Server 2010
25 38 (15.83%) Lync
26 37 (15.42%) DNS
26 37 (15.42%) TCP/IP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 85 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 47 (19.58%) SharePoint
3 41 (17.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (15.83%) Lync
5 26 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (5.42%) IIS
9 7 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.25%) Apache
12 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.42%) Site Server
13 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 87 (36.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.92%) Office 365
2 13 (5.42%) SaaS
3 12 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (37.08%) SAN
2 50 (20.83%) Firewall
3 37 (15.42%) TCP/IP
3 37 (15.42%) DNS
4 35 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (10.42%) MPLS
6 22 (9.17%) WAN
6 22 (9.17%) LAN
7 18 (7.50%) VPN
8 17 (7.08%) DHCP
8 17 (7.08%) OSPF
8 17 (7.08%) BGP
8 17 (7.08%) EIGRP
9 14 (5.83%) Unified Communications
9 14 (5.83%) NetScaler
10 12 (5.00%) DMZ
11 11 (4.58%) PBX
12 10 (4.17%) DEFINITY
13 9 (3.75%) SMTP
14 8 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (3.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (7.92%) Finance
2 4 (1.67%) Retail
2 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (12.50%) Analyst
3 27 (11.25%) Consultant
4 23 (9.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 16 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 16 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 15 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.83%) Server Support
8 14 (5.83%) Infrastructure Manager
9 13 (5.42%) Microsoft Consultant
10 11 (4.58%) Architect
11 10 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) 3rd Line Server Support
13 8 (3.33%) Storage Architect
13 8 (3.33%) Virtualisation Architect
13 8 (3.33%) Storage Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) LAMP
2 2 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.83%) Clustering
2 27 (11.25%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.50%) Blackberry
4 14 (5.83%) EqualLogic
5 8 (3.33%) Social Media
5 8 (3.33%) CMDB
5 8 (3.33%) Celerra
5 8 (3.33%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.67%) IVR
6 4 (1.67%) PKI
7 2 (0.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 195 (81.25%) Windows
2 102 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (17.92%) Linux
6 19 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (5.42%) UNIX
8 8 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.50%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.67%) Solaris
10 4 (1.67%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.25%) CentOS
12 2 (0.83%) Android
12 2 (0.83%) Debian
13 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.83%) ITIL
2 35 (14.58%) Load Balancing
3 28 (11.67%) Change Management
4 20 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (8.33%) Project Management
5 19 (7.92%) Business Continuity
5 19 (7.92%) Problem Management
6 18 (7.50%) Data Protection
7 16 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 15 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 15 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 15 (6.25%) Change Control
9 12 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (5.00%) DevOps
10 9 (3.75%) Workflow
10 9 (3.75%) CRM
11 8 (3.33%) Risk Management
11 8 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (2.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.17%) SQL
2 16 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.50%) C
4 3 (1.25%) VBScript
4 3 (1.25%) VB
5 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.83%) PHP
6 1 (0.42%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 240 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (43.33%) MCITP
3 85 (35.42%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (34.58%) MCSA
5 71 (29.58%) CCNA
6 65 (27.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 35 (14.58%) MCP
8 33 (13.75%) MCTS
9 31 (12.92%) Citrix Certification
10 27 (11.25%) CCA
11 25 (10.42%) Degree
12 24 (10.00%) CCNP
13 20 (8.33%) CCSE
14 19 (7.92%) NCDA
15 17 (7.08%) RHCA
15 17 (7.08%) RHCE
16 16 (6.67%) CCSA
17 11 (4.58%) VCAP
18 10 (4.17%) CCIA
18 10 (4.17%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.08%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.00%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.25%) QA
5 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 141 (58.75%) Active Directory
2 112 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 34 (14.17%) vSphere
5 20 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 15 (6.25%) XenApp
7 13 (5.42%) XenServer
8 8 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 8 (3.33%) vCloud
9 6 (2.50%) UAG
10 3 (1.25%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.42%) Xen
12 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.42%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (13.33%) SCCM
2 8 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.50%) ZABBIX
4 5 (2.08%) SCOM
5 3 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.83%) MOM
6 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.42%) MIIS
7 1 (0.42%) Foglight
7 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.42%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.42%) Puppet
7 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 166 (69.17%) Microsoft
2 144 (60.00%) VMware
3 105 (43.75%) Cisco
4 103 (42.92%) Citrix
5 34 (14.17%) NetApp
6 23 (9.58%) CheckPoint
7 19 (7.92%) Red Hat
8 16 (6.67%) Juniper
9 14 (5.83%) Dell
10 12 (5.00%) HP
11 11 (4.58%) Symantec
11 11 (4.58%) EMC
12 10 (4.17%) Avaya
12 10 (4.17%) Brocade
13 8 (3.33%) 3PAR
14 7 (2.92%) Polycom
14 7 (2.92%) Mitel
14 7 (2.92%) Siemens
15 6 (2.50%) SAP
16 4 (1.67%) CommVault
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