The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire 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 37 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.90% 1.82% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 7.69% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £21,000 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.58% +44.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 52 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.34% 23.64% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 74
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
West Midlands

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Worcestershire region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Worcestershire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

MCSE
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Worcestershire 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
Redditch +4 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Kidderminster -7 1 £21,000 -50.58%
Malvern - 1 £21,000 -
MCSE
West Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ERP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco