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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 117 107 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 100 95 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.93% 2.25% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.25% 11.34% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 91 57 36
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
1212 838 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.41% 19.87% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 659 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
(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 -39 63 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Wetherby - 8 £17,250 -
Halifax - 7 £29,125 -
Wakefield -7 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Bradford -12 4 £23,500 -53.00%
Huddersfield +4 3 £29,250 -41.50%
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,000 -
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 165 (78.20%) Microsoft
3 149 (70.62%) Active Directory
4 144 (68.25%) Windows
5 137 (64.93%) VMware
6 115 (54.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 100 (47.39%) Citrix
8 99 (46.92%) Cisco
9 98 (46.45%) MCITP
10 86 (40.76%) SAN
11 85 (40.28%) MS Exchange
12 83 (39.34%) MS Excel
13 75 (35.55%) MCSA
14 70 (33.18%) Hyper-V
15 66 (31.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 65 (30.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 59 (27.96%) SQL Server
18 58 (27.49%) Cisco Certification
19 57 (27.01%) vSphere
20 56 (26.54%) ITIL
21 44 (20.85%) CCNA
22 43 (20.38%) Windows Server 2012
23 42 (19.91%) SharePoint
24 41 (19.43%) Windows Server 2003
25 40 (18.96%) Citrix Certification
26 37 (17.54%) CCA
26 37 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
27 34 (16.11%) Lync
27 34 (16.11%) DNS
28 33 (15.64%) Firewall

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (40.28%) MS Exchange
2 42 (19.91%) SharePoint
3 37 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (16.11%) Lync
5 29 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (7.11%) IIS
9 6 (2.84%) Apache
9 6 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.42%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.47%) Site Server
Applications
1 83 (39.34%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.53%) Office 365
2 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (40.76%) SAN
2 34 (16.11%) DNS
3 33 (15.64%) Firewall
4 25 (11.85%) LAN
4 25 (11.85%) WAN
5 16 (7.58%) DHCP
6 15 (7.11%) TCP/IP
7 12 (5.69%) DMZ
7 12 (5.69%) Wireless
7 12 (5.69%) WAAS
7 12 (5.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (5.21%) DEFINITY
9 10 (4.74%) VoIP
9 10 (4.74%) Unified Communications
9 10 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (4.27%) Internet
11 7 (3.32%) SMTP
12 6 (2.84%) VPN
12 6 (2.84%) FTP
12 6 (2.84%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.95%) OLAP
5 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.95%) MOLAP
5 2 (0.95%) OLTP
5 2 (0.95%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (9.48%) Finance
2 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.47%) Back Office
3 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (24.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (12.80%) Analyst
3 21 (9.95%) Architect
4 20 (9.48%) Consultant
4 20 (9.48%) Support Engineer
5 17 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (6.64%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.64%) Server Engineer
7 13 (6.16%) Technical Support
8 12 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (5.69%) Virtualisation Architect
8 12 (5.69%) Storage Architect
8 12 (5.69%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Consultant
9 11 (5.21%) Server Support
10 10 (4.74%) Operations Analyst
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.79%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) .NET
2 3 (1.42%) COM
3 2 (0.95%) XML
4 1 (0.47%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.47%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.27%) Management Information System
1 28 (13.27%) Clustering
2 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.69%) CLARiiON
3 12 (5.69%) Celerra
4 7 (3.32%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.37%) Replication
6 4 (1.90%) CMDB
7 2 (0.95%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.95%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 144 (68.25%) Windows
2 66 (31.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (20.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (19.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (12.80%) Linux
6 16 (7.58%) Windows 7
7 14 (6.64%) UNIX
8 7 (3.32%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.37%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.42%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.42%) Solaris
11 3 (1.42%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.95%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.95%) Debian
12 2 (0.95%) CentOS
13 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.54%) ITIL
2 25 (11.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (10.43%) Change Management
3 22 (10.43%) Project Management
4 19 (9.00%) Business Continuity
5 17 (8.06%) Data Protection
6 14 (6.64%) PRINCE2
7 13 (6.16%) Incident Management
7 13 (6.16%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.16%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (5.69%) DevOps
8 12 (5.69%) Workflow
9 11 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (5.21%) Identity Management
10 8 (3.79%) High Availability
10 8 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.32%) Change Control
11 7 (3.32%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.22%) SQL
2 9 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.90%) C
4 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.42%) VB
5 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.95%) PHP
5 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.47%) Java
6 1 (0.47%) Perl
6 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 211 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (46.45%) MCITP
3 75 (35.55%) MCSA
4 65 (30.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 58 (27.49%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (20.85%) CCNA
7 40 (18.96%) Citrix Certification
8 37 (17.54%) CCA
9 30 (14.22%) MCP
10 29 (13.74%) MCTS
11 22 (10.43%) Degree
12 20 (9.48%) NCDA
13 14 (6.64%) VCAP
14 13 (6.16%) CCIA
15 12 (5.69%) VTSP
15 12 (5.69%) NCIE
15 12 (5.69%) CCEA
16 11 (5.21%) HNC
16 11 (5.21%) HND
16 11 (5.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 149 (70.62%) Active Directory
2 115 (54.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (33.18%) Hyper-V
4 57 (27.01%) vSphere
5 32 (15.17%) XenDesktop
6 22 (10.43%) XenApp
7 18 (8.53%) XenServer
8 13 (6.16%) VMware ESX
9 12 (5.69%) vCloud
10 10 (4.74%) Terminal Services
11 5 (2.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.47%) Xen
13 1 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.47%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (11.37%) SCCM
2 15 (7.11%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.84%) SCOM
4 5 (2.37%) MIIS
4 5 (2.37%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.42%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.47%) WSUS
7 1 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 165 (78.20%) Microsoft
2 137 (64.93%) VMware
3 100 (47.39%) Citrix
4 99 (46.92%) Cisco
5 32 (15.17%) NetApp
6 20 (9.48%) Dell
7 15 (7.11%) EMC
8 12 (5.69%) 3PAR
9 11 (5.21%) CheckPoint
9 11 (5.21%) Veeam
9 11 (5.21%) Avaya
10 10 (4.74%) Brocade
11 9 (4.27%) Riverbed
11 9 (4.27%) HP
12 7 (3.32%) SAP
12 7 (3.32%) Juniper
13 6 (2.84%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.37%) Symantec
15 4 (1.90%) Apple
15 4 (1.90%) LANDesk
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