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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 162 99 110
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 37 128 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 2.58% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.55% 11.73% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 98 64
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
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
1041 1091 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.63% 22.00% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 836 929 695
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,014
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -45 27 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Bradford -25 4 £37,656 +15.86%
Wakefield +2 2 £19,000 -20.83%
Liversedge - 2 £24,000 -
Cleckheaton -2 1 £27,500 +17.02%
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (66.37%) Microsoft
3 72 (63.72%) Active Directory
4 66 (58.41%) VMware
5 64 (56.64%) Windows
6 52 (46.02%) MS Exchange
7 50 (44.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
9 47 (41.59%) Citrix
10 44 (38.94%) SAN
11 42 (37.17%) Cisco
12 41 (36.28%) MCSA
13 37 (32.74%) MCITP
14 36 (31.86%) ITIL
15 34 (30.09%) MCP
16 32 (28.32%) Firewall
16 32 (28.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 31 (27.43%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (26.55%) vSphere
19 29 (25.66%) CCA
19 29 (25.66%) Citrix Certification
20 26 (23.01%) DNS
20 26 (23.01%) MS Excel
20 26 (23.01%) Hyper-V
21 24 (21.24%) Linux
21 24 (21.24%) SharePoint
22 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
23 22 (19.47%) CCNA
23 22 (19.47%) Dell
24 21 (18.58%) LAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 52 (46.02%) MS Exchange
2 24 (21.24%) SharePoint
3 20 (17.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (13.27%) Lync
6 11 (9.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.54%) IIS
9 2 (1.77%) Site Server
Applications
1 26 (23.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (38.94%) SAN
2 32 (28.32%) Firewall
3 26 (23.01%) DNS
4 21 (18.58%) LAN
5 20 (17.70%) VoIP
5 20 (17.70%) WAN
6 19 (16.81%) Wireless
7 18 (15.93%) DHCP
8 15 (13.27%) TCP/IP
9 9 (7.96%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (6.19%) SSL
11 5 (4.42%) IPsec
11 5 (4.42%) DMZ
11 5 (4.42%) VPN
11 5 (4.42%) DEFINITY
12 4 (3.54%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (3.54%) DMVPN
12 4 (3.54%) iSCSI
12 4 (3.54%) Network Security
12 4 (3.54%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.65%) MySQL
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MSI
1 3 (2.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (6.19%) Retail
2 4 (3.54%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (27.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (13.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.39%) Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) Technical Support
5 11 (9.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 7 (6.19%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Support Manager
7 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Administrator
8 5 (4.42%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Operations Support Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Network Engineering Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Applications Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) LAMP
1 4 (3.54%) Web Services
2 3 (2.65%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.77%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.85%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.42%) Replication
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (56.64%) Windows
2 24 (21.24%) Linux
3 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.85%) UNIX
7 7 (6.19%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.19%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.54%) Android
8 4 (3.54%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.54%) AIX
9 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.86%) ITIL
2 19 (16.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (13.27%) Business Continuity
4 14 (12.39%) Change Management
5 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.85%) Load Balancing
6 10 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.85%) Project Management
7 8 (7.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (7.08%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.19%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (6.19%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.19%) Network Architecture
9 6 (5.31%) High Availability
9 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.42%) Workflow
10 5 (4.42%) Migration
10 5 (4.42%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.42%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.73%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.65%) VB
4 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.77%) C
Qualifications
1 113 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (36.28%) MCSA
3 37 (32.74%) MCITP
4 34 (30.09%) MCP
5 32 (28.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 31 (27.43%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (25.66%) CCA
7 29 (25.66%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (19.47%) CCNA
9 12 (10.62%) CCNP
10 11 (9.73%) Degree
10 11 (9.73%) MCTS
11 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
12 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
13 5 (4.42%) HNC
13 5 (4.42%) HND
13 5 (4.42%) CISSP
13 5 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (4.42%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 72 (63.72%) Active Directory
2 50 (44.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (26.55%) vSphere
4 26 (23.01%) Hyper-V
5 19 (16.81%) XenApp
5 19 (16.81%) XenServer
6 15 (13.27%) XenDesktop
7 12 (10.62%) Terminal Services
8 6 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.77%) NFS
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (15.04%) Backup Exec
2 10 (8.85%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.65%) ZENworks
3 3 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.65%) SCCM
4 2 (1.77%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.88%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 75 (66.37%) Microsoft
2 66 (58.41%) VMware
3 47 (41.59%) Citrix
4 42 (37.17%) Cisco
5 22 (19.47%) Dell
6 15 (13.27%) Veeam
6 15 (13.27%) Riverbed
7 11 (9.73%) HP
7 11 (9.73%) NetApp
8 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.42%) Oracle
9 5 (4.42%) Avaya
10 4 (3.54%) Juniper
10 4 (3.54%) Symantec
11 3 (2.65%) Sophos
11 3 (2.65%) Novell
11 3 (2.65%) CommVault
11 3 (2.65%) IBM
12 1 (0.88%) McAfee
12 1 (0.88%) Clearswift
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