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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 149 110 129
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 62 96 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.93% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.36% 8.96% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 84 52
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
1156 1072 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.54% 21.52% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 923 902 664
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £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 1 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 1 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
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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 -27 42 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Huddersfield -5 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Halifax +13 4 £25,250 +44.28%
Bradford -4 4 £26,750 -10.83%
Liversedge - 2 £24,000 -
Cleckheaton 0 1 £27,500 +17.02% 1
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 109 (74.66%) Microsoft
3 99 (67.81%) Active Directory
4 88 (60.27%) VMware
5 85 (58.22%) Windows
6 73 (50.00%) Citrix
7 72 (49.32%) Cisco
8 71 (48.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 68 (46.58%) MS Exchange
10 64 (43.84%) SQL Server
11 63 (43.15%) MCSA
12 58 (39.73%) SAN
13 52 (35.62%) Cisco Certification
13 52 (35.62%) vSphere
14 50 (34.25%) MCITP
15 48 (32.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 47 (32.19%) Hyper-V
17 44 (30.14%) MCP
18 42 (28.77%) ITIL
19 41 (28.08%) MS Excel
20 40 (27.40%) CCNA
21 39 (26.71%) Citrix Certification
22 38 (26.03%) CCA
23 37 (25.34%) SharePoint
24 33 (22.60%) DNS
24 33 (22.60%) Firewall
25 32 (21.92%) Dell
26 31 (21.23%) Windows Server 2008
27 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2003
28 29 (19.86%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 68 (46.58%) MS Exchange
2 37 (25.34%) SharePoint
3 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (19.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (10.96%) Lync
7 11 (7.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (6.16%) IIS
9 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.05%) Apache
11 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.37%) Site Server
12 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (28.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Office 365
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (39.73%) SAN
2 33 (22.60%) DNS
2 33 (22.60%) Firewall
3 27 (18.49%) Wireless
3 27 (18.49%) VoIP
4 25 (17.12%) LAN
4 25 (17.12%) DHCP
5 24 (16.44%) WAN
6 19 (13.01%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.85%) SSL
8 9 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (5.48%) VPN
9 8 (5.48%) MPLS
10 7 (4.79%) IPsec
10 7 (4.79%) DEFINITY
11 6 (4.11%) VPLS
11 6 (4.11%) OSPF
11 6 (4.11%) BGP
11 6 (4.11%) EIGRP
11 6 (4.11%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.37%) MOLAP
5 2 (1.37%) OLTP
5 2 (1.37%) ROLAP
5 2 (1.37%) OLAP
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MSI
1 1 (0.68%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (5.48%) Finance
2 5 (3.42%) Retail
3 3 (2.05%) Back Office
3 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (22.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (15.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (12.33%) Technical Support
4 16 (10.96%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 14 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.48%) Administrator
9 7 (4.79%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.79%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.79%) Server Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Operations Support Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Data Centre Technician
10 6 (4.11%) Support Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.42%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) COM
2 4 (2.74%) Web Services
2 4 (2.74%) LAMP
3 2 (1.37%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.37%) .NET
3 2 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.85%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.11%) Replication
5 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 85 (58.22%) Windows
2 31 (21.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (17.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (17.12%) Linux
5 17 (11.64%) Windows 7
6 16 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.22%) UNIX
8 6 (4.11%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.11%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.42%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.74%) Android
11 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.05%) AIX
11 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.37%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.68%) Solaris
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.77%) ITIL
2 26 (17.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (14.38%) Business Continuity
4 13 (8.90%) Change Management
4 13 (8.90%) Project Management
5 12 (8.22%) Incident Management
5 12 (8.22%) Data Protection
5 12 (8.22%) Mentoring
6 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.16%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.16%) Network Architecture
7 9 (6.16%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (5.48%) Coaching
9 7 (4.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.79%) Network Design
9 7 (4.79%) Workflow
10 6 (4.11%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.11%) BCP
10 6 (4.11%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.96%) SQL
2 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.05%) C
5 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.37%) VB
5 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 146 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (43.15%) MCSA
3 52 (35.62%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (34.25%) MCITP
5 48 (32.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 44 (30.14%) MCP
7 40 (27.40%) CCNA
8 39 (26.71%) Citrix Certification
9 38 (26.03%) CCA
10 13 (8.90%) CCNP
10 13 (8.90%) Degree
11 11 (7.53%) MCTS
12 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 8 (5.48%) CISSP
14 7 (4.79%) CCDP
14 7 (4.79%) HNC
14 7 (4.79%) HND
14 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
14 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
14 7 (4.79%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 99 (67.81%) Active Directory
2 71 (48.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (35.62%) vSphere
4 47 (32.19%) Hyper-V
5 26 (17.81%) XenApp
5 26 (17.81%) XenServer
6 23 (15.75%) XenDesktop
7 15 (10.27%) Terminal Services
8 12 (8.22%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.68%) NFS
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (17.12%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.11%) SCDPM
3 5 (3.42%) SCCM
4 3 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.37%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.68%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 109 (74.66%) Microsoft
2 88 (60.27%) VMware
3 73 (50.00%) Citrix
4 72 (49.32%) Cisco
5 32 (21.92%) Dell
6 23 (15.75%) Veeam
6 23 (15.75%) Riverbed
7 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
7 12 (8.22%) HP
8 7 (4.79%) NetApp
8 7 (4.79%) Avaya
9 6 (4.11%) Oracle
10 5 (3.42%) Sophos
11 4 (2.74%) Symantec
12 3 (2.05%) SonicWALL
12 3 (2.05%) IBM
12 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.37%) Juniper
13 2 (1.37%) CommVault
13 2 (1.37%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cleckheaton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago