The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 110 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 108 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.10% 1.83% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.81% 8.19% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 91 58 67
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £21,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1101 867 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.44% 22.30% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 929 682 747
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +23 84 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Huddersfield 0 9 £30,000 +9.09%
Cleckheaton - 5 £23,500 -
Halifax -25 4 £23,250 -28.46% 1
Bradford +3 3 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Wakefield +7 1 £24,000 +6.66%
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 168 (80.38%) Windows
3 164 (78.47%) Microsoft
4 126 (60.29%) VMware
5 117 (55.98%) Active Directory
6 104 (49.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 90 (43.06%) MCITP
8 84 (40.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 77 (36.84%) MS Excel
10 76 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
11 68 (32.54%) MCSA
12 67 (32.06%) SAN
13 66 (31.58%) CCNA
13 66 (31.58%) Cisco
14 61 (29.19%) DNS
14 61 (29.19%) Citrix
14 61 (29.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 58 (27.75%) TCP/IP
16 55 (26.32%) MS Exchange
17 46 (22.01%) Windows Server 2003
18 45 (21.53%) SQL Server
18 45 (21.53%) Clustering
19 44 (21.05%) NetApp
20 43 (20.57%) Windows Server 2012
21 39 (18.66%) Linux
21 39 (18.66%) SharePoint
22 38 (18.18%) ITIL
23 36 (17.22%) Finance
23 36 (17.22%) SCCM
24 34 (16.27%) SQL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 39 (18.66%) SharePoint
3 33 (15.79%) IIS
4 32 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (13.40%) Lync
6 24 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (10.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 20 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (7.18%) Office Communications Server
10 13 (6.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (5.74%) Apache
12 10 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 77 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.70%) Office 365
2 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (32.06%) SAN
2 61 (29.19%) DNS
3 58 (27.75%) TCP/IP
4 31 (14.83%) Firewall
5 30 (14.35%) MPLS
6 28 (13.40%) Cisco IOS
7 25 (11.96%) DHCP
8 24 (11.48%) VPN
9 23 (11.00%) SMTP
10 20 (9.57%) OSPF
10 20 (9.57%) BGP
10 20 (9.57%) EIGRP
11 14 (6.70%) Unified Communications
12 12 (5.74%) LAN
13 10 (4.78%) NetScaler
13 10 (4.78%) WAN
14 9 (4.31%) Internet
15 6 (2.87%) Network Security
16 5 (2.39%) PBX
16 5 (2.39%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.48%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
General
1 36 (17.22%) Finance
2 3 (1.44%) Retail
3 2 (0.96%) German Language
3 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (20.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (13.88%) Analyst
3 27 (12.92%) Consultant
4 24 (11.48%) Infrastructure Manager
5 20 (9.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 20 (9.57%) Team Leader
6 19 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.66%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (5.74%) Operations Team Leader
9 12 (5.74%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
10 11 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (5.26%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.78%) Citrix Support Analyst
11 10 (4.78%) Citrix Support
12 9 (4.31%) Server Support
12 9 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) Senior Support Analyst
13 8 (3.83%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.31%) Software Packaging
2 6 (2.87%) .NET
3 3 (1.44%) XML
3 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.48%) XHTML
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.53%) Clustering
2 18 (8.61%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (8.13%) Statistics
4 10 (4.78%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.83%) EqualLogic
6 5 (2.39%) Replication
7 4 (1.91%) iPad
7 4 (1.91%) iPhone
7 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.44%) PKI
8 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.44%) Social Media
9 2 (0.96%) CMDB
10 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.48%) IVR
10 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.48%) Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 168 (80.38%) Windows
2 84 (40.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (22.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (20.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (18.66%) Linux
6 21 (10.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (8.13%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.31%) Android
10 5 (2.39%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.39%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.39%) CentOS
11 4 (1.91%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.44%) UNIX
12 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.18%) ITIL
2 31 (14.83%) Load Balancing
3 21 (10.05%) E-Commerce
3 21 (10.05%) Service Delivery
3 21 (10.05%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (8.13%) Project Management
5 16 (7.66%) Change Control
6 14 (6.70%) Change Management
7 10 (4.78%) Migration
8 9 (4.31%) PRINCE2
8 9 (4.31%) Problem Management
8 9 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (4.31%) Business Continuity
9 8 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (3.83%) CRM
10 7 (3.35%) Integration Testing
10 7 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (2.87%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.39%) Network Load Balancing
13 4 (1.91%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (16.27%) SQL
2 27 (12.92%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.22%) VBScript
4 12 (5.74%) Java
5 9 (4.31%) C
6 6 (2.87%) C#
6 6 (2.87%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.39%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.44%) Perl
9 2 (0.96%) VB
10 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 209 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (43.06%) MCITP
3 76 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (32.54%) MCSA
5 66 (31.58%) CCNA
6 61 (29.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 31 (14.83%) MCP
8 25 (11.96%) Degree
9 22 (10.53%) NCDA
9 22 (10.53%) CCNP
10 21 (10.05%) RHCE
10 21 (10.05%) CCSE
11 20 (9.57%) RHCA
11 20 (9.57%) CCSA
11 20 (9.57%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (8.13%) HP ASE
12 17 (8.13%) MCTS
13 11 (5.26%) CCA
14 8 (3.83%) Security Cleared
15 6 (2.87%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.48%) SLA
2 20 (9.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.44%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (55.98%) Active Directory
2 104 (49.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.44%) Hyper-V
4 23 (11.00%) vSphere
5 12 (5.74%) XenDesktop
5 12 (5.74%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.31%) VMware ESX
8 8 (3.83%) XenServer
9 7 (3.35%) UAG
10 6 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.91%) XenApp
12 3 (1.44%) Xen
13 2 (0.96%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.96%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (17.22%) SCCM
2 16 (7.66%) SCOM
3 8 (3.83%) Nagios
4 5 (2.39%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.91%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.91%) MOM
5 4 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.44%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.96%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.96%) SCSM
8 1 (0.48%) Netcool
8 1 (0.48%) Foglight
Vendors
1 164 (78.47%) Microsoft
2 126 (60.29%) VMware
3 66 (31.58%) Cisco
4 61 (29.19%) Citrix
5 44 (21.05%) NetApp
6 34 (16.27%) HP
7 26 (12.44%) Red Hat
8 22 (10.53%) CheckPoint
9 17 (8.13%) Dell
10 16 (7.66%) SolarWinds
11 10 (4.78%) Juniper
12 9 (4.31%) CommVault
12 9 (4.31%) LANDesk
13 8 (3.83%) Veeam
13 8 (3.83%) Huawei
14 6 (2.87%) Mitel
14 6 (2.87%) Symantec
15 5 (2.39%) Siemens
15 5 (2.39%) Polycom
16 4 (1.91%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + 33% shift
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
IT HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago