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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 136 176 111
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -65
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 70 38 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.63% 0.79% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.38% 3.49% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 93
Average salary £25,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
948 1089 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.13% 22.71% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 755 842 923
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +27 46 £28,000 -20.00% 11
Wakefield +12 16 £24,250 +27.63%
Bradford +2 4 £25,000 -7.40%
Mirfield - 2 £26,500 - 1
Wetherby - 1 £23,000 -
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (78.49%) Active Directory
3 68 (73.12%) Windows
4 65 (69.89%) Microsoft
5 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (39.78%) MCITP
6 37 (39.78%) VMware
7 35 (37.63%) Citrix
8 34 (36.56%) MS Exchange
9 31 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 31 (33.33%) ITIL
10 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (32.26%) Windows Server
11 29 (31.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (29.03%) MS Office
14 26 (27.96%) MCP
14 26 (27.96%) Skype for Business
15 24 (25.81%) Clustering
15 24 (25.81%) MCSA
16 23 (24.73%) Cisco
16 23 (24.73%) SAN
17 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
18 20 (21.51%) VPN
19 19 (20.43%) NAS
20 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (19.35%) Retail
21 17 (18.28%) Finance
21 17 (18.28%) Law
21 17 (18.28%) Load Balancing

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 34 (36.56%) MS Exchange
2 26 (27.96%) Skype for Business
3 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (17.20%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (10.75%) IIS
6 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
8 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
8 6 (6.45%) Umbraco
9 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 27 (29.03%) MS Office
3 10 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.73%) SAN
2 20 (21.51%) VPN
3 19 (20.43%) NAS
4 16 (17.20%) DNS
5 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.83%) Telepresence
6 8 (8.60%) DHCP
6 8 (8.60%) Unified Communications
7 7 (7.53%) LAN
7 7 (7.53%) WAN
8 6 (6.45%) Internet
9 5 (5.38%) Firewall
10 4 (4.30%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (3.23%) Skype
12 2 (2.15%) DSL
12 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.15%) MPLS
12 2 (2.15%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.15%) Network Security
12 2 (2.15%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (19.35%) Retail
2 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) Law
3 15 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.30%) Legal
4 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Analyst
2 25 (26.88%) Support Analyst
3 20 (21.51%) Consultant
4 18 (19.35%) IT Support
5 17 (18.28%) IT Analyst
5 17 (18.28%) IT Support Analyst
6 15 (16.13%) Service Analyst
7 14 (15.05%) Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (15.05%) Wintel Consultant
8 12 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (11.83%) Lync Engineer
10 10 (10.75%) Service Desk Support
10 10 (10.75%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 10 (10.75%) Windows Support Analyst
11 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (8.60%) Messaging Engineer
11 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Engineer
12 7 (7.53%) Server Analyst
12 7 (7.53%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) COM
2 1 (1.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Clustering
2 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.83%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (9.68%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.08%) iSeries
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 68 (73.12%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (32.26%) Windows Server
3 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.98%) Windows 2000 Server
6 11 (11.83%) Windows XP
7 10 (10.75%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.60%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.15%) Linux
11 1 (1.08%) Android
11 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) ITIL
2 17 (18.28%) Load Balancing
3 13 (13.98%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (11.83%) Time Management
5 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.60%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (8.60%) Presales
6 8 (8.60%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (6.45%) Application Packaging
7 6 (6.45%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.30%) Project Management
10 3 (3.23%) Change Management
10 3 (3.23%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.23%) Server Patching
10 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.23%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (39.78%) MCITP
3 26 (27.96%) MCP
4 24 (25.81%) MCSA
5 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.38%) CISSP
8 4 (4.30%) CCIE
8 4 (4.30%) CCNA
9 3 (3.23%) CCA
9 3 (3.23%) MCDST
9 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.15%) CCEE
10 2 (2.15%) CCNP
11 1 (1.08%) CISA
11 1 (1.08%) CISM
11 1 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (1.08%) MCTS
11 1 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (1.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (78.49%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.23%) vSphere
4 3 (3.23%) XenServer
5 2 (2.15%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (16.13%) SCCM
2 11 (11.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (8.60%) DameWare
3 8 (8.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (7.53%) SCOM
5 2 (2.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (69.89%) Microsoft
2 37 (39.78%) VMware
3 35 (37.63%) Citrix
4 23 (24.73%) Cisco
5 8 (8.60%) HP
5 8 (8.60%) Symantec
6 6 (6.45%) Oracle
6 6 (6.45%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.23%) Dell
7 3 (3.23%) Lotus
7 3 (3.23%) NetApp
8 2 (2.15%) Avaya
8 2 (2.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.08%) Adobe
9 1 (1.08%) Apple
9 1 (1.08%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.08%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.08%) WatchGuard
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Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £43k per annum plus car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities + manage yo
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car + certs + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 4 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago