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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 166 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 40 110 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 2.16% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 10.02% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 92 60
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,200 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
1095 1098 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.77% 21.60% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 851 927 684
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £22,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -46 27 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Bradford -13 5 £27,000 -10.00%
Huddersfield -9 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Liversedge - 2 £24,000 -
Cleckheaton -1 1 £27,500 +17.02%
Wakefield -5 1 £19,000 -20.83%
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (72.06%) Microsoft
3 96 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 84 (61.76%) VMware
5 80 (58.82%) Windows
6 69 (50.74%) MS Exchange
7 68 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (47.79%) Citrix
9 64 (47.06%) Cisco
10 62 (45.59%) SQL Server
11 56 (41.18%) MCSA
12 55 (40.44%) SAN
13 49 (36.03%) vSphere
14 45 (33.09%) Cisco Certification
15 44 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 44 (32.35%) MCITP
16 43 (31.62%) ITIL
16 43 (31.62%) MCP
17 41 (30.15%) Hyper-V
18 39 (28.68%) Citrix Certification
19 38 (27.94%) CCA
20 36 (26.47%) MS Excel
21 35 (25.74%) CCNA
22 34 (25.00%) SharePoint
23 33 (24.26%) DNS
24 32 (23.53%) Dell
24 32 (23.53%) Firewall
25 29 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2003
25 29 (21.32%) VoIP
25 29 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 69 (50.74%) MS Exchange
2 34 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 29 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (11.76%) Lync
6 12 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (5.88%) IIS
8 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.47%) Site Server
9 2 (1.47%) Apache
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (40.44%) SAN
2 33 (24.26%) DNS
3 32 (23.53%) Firewall
4 29 (21.32%) VoIP
5 27 (19.85%) LAN
5 27 (19.85%) Wireless
6 26 (19.12%) WAN
7 24 (17.65%) DHCP
8 19 (13.97%) TCP/IP
9 10 (7.35%) SSL
9 10 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (5.88%) VPN
10 8 (5.88%) MPLS
11 7 (5.15%) IPsec
12 6 (4.41%) VPLS
12 6 (4.41%) Network Security
12 6 (4.41%) OSPF
12 6 (4.41%) BGP
12 6 (4.41%) EIGRP
12 6 (4.41%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.47%) MySQL
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) OLAP
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.74%) MOLAP
6 1 (0.74%) OLTP
6 1 (0.74%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MSI
1 3 (2.21%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (5.15%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Retail
3 3 (2.21%) Back Office
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (22.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (18.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (13.24%) Technical Support
4 16 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 13 (9.56%) Analyst
6 12 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.62%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.15%) Administrator
10 6 (4.41%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.41%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Architect
10 6 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.41%) Support Manager
11 5 (3.68%) Operations Analyst
11 5 (3.68%) Server Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.68%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.94%) COM
1 4 (2.94%) Web Services
1 4 (2.94%) LAMP
1 4 (2.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.74%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) XML
2 1 (0.74%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Blackberry
1 11 (8.09%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Replication
4 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 80 (58.82%) Windows
2 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (19.12%) Linux
4 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (13.97%) Windows 7
6 17 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.35%) UNIX
8 8 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.15%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.41%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.94%) Android
12 3 (2.21%) AIX
13 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) ITIL
2 26 (19.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 14 (10.29%) Project Management
5 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.82%) Change Management
7 11 (8.09%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.35%) Data Protection
9 9 (6.62%) Problem Management
9 9 (6.62%) Incident Management
9 9 (6.62%) Business Continuity Planning
9 9 (6.62%) Network Architecture
10 8 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (5.88%) Coaching
11 7 (5.15%) High Availability
11 7 (5.15%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.41%) BCP
12 6 (4.41%) Network Design
12 6 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.82%) SQL
2 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.68%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.94%) VB
5 3 (2.21%) C
6 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 136 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (41.18%) MCSA
3 45 (33.09%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 44 (32.35%) MCITP
5 43 (31.62%) MCP
6 39 (28.68%) Citrix Certification
7 38 (27.94%) CCA
8 35 (25.74%) CCNA
9 13 (9.56%) CCNP
10 12 (8.82%) MCTS
11 11 (8.09%) Degree
11 11 (8.09%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 7 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (5.15%) CISSP
13 6 (4.41%) CCDA
13 6 (4.41%) CCDP
13 6 (4.41%) CCSA
13 6 (4.41%) CCSE
13 6 (4.41%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 96 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 68 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (36.03%) vSphere
4 41 (30.15%) Hyper-V
5 26 (19.12%) XenApp
5 26 (19.12%) XenServer
6 23 (16.91%) XenDesktop
7 15 (11.03%) Terminal Services
8 9 (6.62%) VMware ESX
9 5 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.47%) NFS
11 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (19.12%) Backup Exec
2 11 (8.09%) AirWatch
3 6 (4.41%) SCCM
4 5 (3.68%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.21%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.74%) SCOM
7 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 98 (72.06%) Microsoft
2 84 (61.76%) VMware
3 65 (47.79%) Citrix
4 64 (47.06%) Cisco
5 32 (23.53%) Dell
6 23 (16.91%) Veeam
6 23 (16.91%) Riverbed
7 13 (9.56%) CheckPoint
7 13 (9.56%) HP
8 7 (5.15%) NetApp
8 7 (5.15%) Oracle
9 6 (4.41%) Sophos
10 5 (3.68%) Symantec
10 5 (3.68%) Avaya
11 3 (2.21%) Juniper
11 3 (2.21%) CommVault
11 3 (2.21%) Novell
11 3 (2.21%) IBM
12 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.47%) LANDesk
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