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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 110 106 146
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 91 91 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.91% 2.14% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.49% 10.51% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88 57 30
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
1072 866 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.52% 20.35% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 938 690 621
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -20 64 £36,000 -4.00% 7
Huddersfield +11 8 £30,000 -
Halifax - 7 £25,250 -
Wakefield -7 5 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Bradford -1 2 £26,500 -47.00%
Wetherby - 2 £32,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 £38,500 -
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 146 (77.25%) Microsoft
3 125 (66.14%) Active Directory
4 119 (62.96%) VMware
5 114 (60.32%) Windows
6 94 (49.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 91 (48.15%) Cisco
8 88 (46.56%) MS Exchange
9 85 (44.97%) Citrix
10 78 (41.27%) MCSA
11 77 (40.74%) SQL Server
12 74 (39.15%) SAN
13 72 (38.10%) MCITP
14 63 (33.33%) Hyper-V
15 62 (32.80%) vSphere
16 61 (32.28%) ITIL
17 60 (31.75%) MS Excel
18 59 (31.22%) Cisco Certification
19 57 (30.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 43 (22.75%) MCP
20 43 (22.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 41 (21.69%) SharePoint
21 41 (21.69%) CCNA
22 40 (21.16%) Citrix Certification
23 38 (20.11%) Firewall
23 38 (20.11%) CCA
23 38 (20.11%) DNS
24 34 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2003
24 34 (17.99%) Windows Server 2012
25 33 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 88 (46.56%) MS Exchange
2 41 (21.69%) SharePoint
3 34 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 33 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (10.58%) Lync
6 19 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (6.88%) IIS
8 7 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.12%) Apache
10 3 (1.59%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.06%) Site Server
11 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (31.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (39.15%) SAN
2 38 (20.11%) Firewall
2 38 (20.11%) DNS
3 30 (15.87%) LAN
3 30 (15.87%) WAN
4 27 (14.29%) DHCP
5 23 (12.17%) TCP/IP
6 21 (11.11%) Wireless
6 21 (11.11%) VoIP
7 12 (6.35%) DEFINITY
8 11 (5.82%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (5.29%) SSL
9 10 (5.29%) VPN
10 8 (4.23%) MPLS
10 8 (4.23%) WAAS
10 8 (4.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (3.70%) IPsec
12 6 (3.17%) EIGRP
12 6 (3.17%) OSPF
12 6 (3.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.06%) MOLAP
5 2 (1.06%) OLTP
5 2 (1.06%) ROLAP
5 2 (1.06%) OLAP
5 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 12 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (0.53%) Legal
3 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (11.11%) Analyst
3 20 (10.58%) Architect
3 20 (10.58%) Support Engineer
4 18 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 17 (8.99%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 12 (6.35%) Server Engineer
8 12 (6.35%) Operations Analyst
8 12 (6.35%) Operations Support Analyst
9 11 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (5.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Network Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.23%) Storage Architect
12 8 (4.23%) Virtualisation Architect
12 8 (4.23%) Storage Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.70%) Data Centre Technician
13 7 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.65%) COM
2 4 (2.12%) Web Services
2 4 (2.12%) LAMP
3 3 (1.59%) .NET
4 2 (1.06%) XML
5 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.53%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.17%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.23%) Celerra
3 8 (4.23%) CLARiiON
4 6 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.17%) Replication
5 4 (2.12%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 114 (60.32%) Windows
2 43 (22.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (17.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (16.40%) Linux
5 27 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (11.64%) Windows 7
7 19 (10.05%) UNIX
8 10 (5.29%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.70%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.12%) Android
11 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.59%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.59%) AIX
13 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.06%) Solaris
13 2 (1.06%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.53%) CentOS
14 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) ITIL
2 28 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (12.17%) Business Continuity
4 20 (10.58%) Project Management
5 19 (10.05%) Change Management
6 17 (8.99%) Data Protection
7 16 (8.47%) PRINCE2
8 14 (7.41%) Incident Management
9 13 (6.88%) Workflow
10 12 (6.35%) Problem Management
10 12 (6.35%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.82%) Coaching
12 10 (5.29%) High Availability
13 9 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (4.76%) Network Architecture
13 9 (4.76%) Network Design
14 8 (4.23%) Load Balancing
14 8 (4.23%) Service Delivery
14 8 (4.23%) Performance Management
15 7 (3.70%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.23%) SQL
2 7 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.17%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.65%) C
5 3 (1.59%) VB
6 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 189 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (41.27%) MCSA
3 72 (38.10%) MCITP
4 59 (31.22%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (30.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 43 (22.75%) MCP
7 41 (21.69%) CCNA
8 40 (21.16%) Citrix Certification
9 38 (20.11%) CCA
10 20 (10.58%) Degree
10 20 (10.58%) MCTS
11 13 (6.88%) CCNP
12 12 (6.35%) HNC
12 12 (6.35%) HND
12 12 (6.35%) Avaya Certification
13 11 (5.82%) NCDA
13 11 (5.82%) VCAP
14 10 (5.29%) CISSP
15 9 (4.76%) CCDP
16 8 (4.23%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 125 (66.14%) Active Directory
2 94 (49.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 62 (32.80%) vSphere
5 25 (13.23%) XenApp
5 25 (13.23%) XenDesktop
6 21 (11.11%) XenServer
7 18 (9.52%) Terminal Services
8 14 (7.41%) VMware ESX
9 8 (4.23%) vCloud
10 5 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 14 (7.41%) SCCM
3 7 (3.70%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.65%) MIIS
4 5 (2.65%) SCOM
5 3 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.06%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.53%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 146 (77.25%) Microsoft
2 119 (62.96%) VMware
3 91 (48.15%) Cisco
4 85 (44.97%) Citrix
5 32 (16.93%) Dell
6 19 (10.05%) NetApp
7 17 (8.99%) Veeam
7 17 (8.99%) Riverbed
8 16 (8.47%) CheckPoint
9 15 (7.94%) HP
10 12 (6.35%) Avaya
11 10 (5.29%) EMC
12 8 (4.23%) 3PAR
13 6 (3.17%) Symantec
13 6 (3.17%) Oracle
14 5 (2.65%) SAP
14 5 (2.65%) IBM
14 5 (2.65%) Sophos
15 4 (2.12%) Apple
15 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + car
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + co car, pen
Posted: 26 days ago