The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 95 133 151
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 181 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.56% 1.57% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.70% 6.04% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 73 58
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £21,150 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1691 1374 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.92% 25.98% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1044 1071
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
West Yorkshire +22 135 £37,500 +15.38% 16
South Yorkshire +18 44 £42,000 +12.00% 3
North Yorkshire -3 16 £39,500 +27.41% 2
East Yorkshire 0 8 - -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 334 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 285 (85.33%) Windows
3 250 (74.85%) Microsoft
4 180 (53.89%) VMware
5 179 (53.59%) Active Directory
6 166 (49.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 135 (40.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 127 (38.02%) Citrix
8 127 (38.02%) Cisco Certification
9 124 (37.13%) MCITP
10 122 (36.53%) Cisco
11 118 (35.33%) MS Excel
11 118 (35.33%) MS Exchange
11 118 (35.33%) SAN
12 113 (33.83%) MCSA
13 111 (33.23%) CCNA
14 94 (28.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 93 (27.84%) Firewall
16 87 (26.05%) ITIL
17 86 (25.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 83 (24.85%) MCP
19 80 (23.95%) SQL Server
20 70 (20.96%) SharePoint
21 64 (19.16%) TCP/IP
21 64 (19.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 62 (18.56%) Lync
23 58 (17.37%) Clustering
24 53 (15.87%) Change Management
25 52 (15.57%) LAN
26 51 (15.27%) DNS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 118 (35.33%) MS Exchange
2 70 (20.96%) SharePoint
3 62 (18.56%) Lync
4 48 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 43 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (12.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (5.39%) IIS
7 18 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.60%) Apache
14 1 (0.30%) Site Server
Applications
1 118 (35.33%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.68%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (7.19%) Office 365
3 17 (5.09%) SaaS
4 3 (0.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 118 (35.33%) SAN
2 93 (27.84%) Firewall
3 64 (19.16%) TCP/IP
4 52 (15.57%) LAN
5 51 (15.27%) DNS
6 47 (14.07%) WAN
7 45 (13.47%) VPN
8 39 (11.68%) Cisco IOS
9 30 (8.98%) DHCP
10 29 (8.68%) MPLS
11 24 (7.19%) NetScaler
12 20 (5.99%) Unified Communications
12 20 (5.99%) VoIP
13 19 (5.69%) Internet
14 17 (5.09%) OSPF
14 17 (5.09%) BGP
14 17 (5.09%) EIGRP
14 17 (5.09%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (4.49%) Cisco PIX
16 14 (4.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (23.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.30%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 13 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.30%) MSI
2 1 (0.30%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.30%) AdminStudio
General
1 27 (8.08%) Finance
2 5 (1.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.20%) Legal
3 4 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (14.37%) Support Engineer
3 44 (13.17%) Consultant
4 39 (11.68%) Analyst
5 31 (9.28%) Server Support
5 31 (9.28%) Infrastructure Manager
6 28 (8.38%) Windows Support Engineer
7 24 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (5.99%) Support Analyst
8 20 (5.99%) Server Engineer
9 19 (5.69%) Team Leader
9 19 (5.69%) Server Support Engineer
10 18 (5.39%) Windows Server Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) Microsoft Consultant
11 17 (5.09%) Administrator
12 16 (4.79%) Network Administrator
12 16 (4.79%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 12 (3.59%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (3.59%) Architect
14 10 (2.99%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.89%) Web Services
2 6 (1.80%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.90%) LAMP
4 2 (0.60%) HTML
5 1 (0.30%) .NET
5 1 (0.30%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) XSLT
5 1 (0.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.37%) Clustering
2 24 (7.19%) Blackberry
3 23 (6.89%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.39%) EqualLogic
5 8 (2.40%) Social Media
5 8 (2.40%) CMDB
5 8 (2.40%) IVR
6 4 (1.20%) PKI
6 4 (1.20%) Replication
6 4 (1.20%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.20%) Celerra
6 4 (1.20%) Statistics
7 3 (0.90%) iPad
7 3 (0.90%) iPhone
8 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.30%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 285 (85.33%) Windows
2 166 (49.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (28.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 86 (25.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (13.47%) Linux
6 18 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (4.79%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 10 (2.99%) UNIX
9 9 (2.69%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.69%) Android
10 6 (1.80%) CentOS
11 5 (1.50%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.90%) Solaris
12 3 (0.90%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.05%) ITIL
2 53 (15.87%) Change Management
3 39 (11.68%) Load Balancing
4 29 (8.68%) Business Continuity
5 28 (8.38%) Problem Management
6 27 (8.08%) Service Delivery
7 26 (7.78%) Change Control
8 25 (7.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (5.69%) Project Management
9 19 (5.69%) Data Protection
10 16 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 14 (4.19%) CRM
12 13 (3.89%) PRINCE2
13 11 (3.29%) Migration
13 11 (3.29%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (2.69%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (2.69%) Mobile Device Management
15 8 (2.40%) Capacity Management
15 8 (2.40%) DevOps
15 8 (2.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.08%) PowerShell
2 20 (5.99%) SQL
3 9 (2.69%) VBScript
3 9 (2.69%) C
4 6 (1.80%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.90%) VB
6 1 (0.30%) Java
6 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.30%) Perl
6 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 334 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 127 (38.02%) Cisco Certification
3 124 (37.13%) MCITP
4 113 (33.83%) MCSA
5 111 (33.23%) CCNA
6 83 (24.85%) MCP
7 64 (19.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 41 (12.28%) CCNP
9 38 (11.38%) MCTS
10 35 (10.48%) Degree
11 30 (8.98%) Citrix Certification
12 25 (7.49%) CCA
13 22 (6.59%) Security Cleared
14 19 (5.69%) CCSE
15 17 (5.09%) RHCA
15 17 (5.09%) RHCE
16 16 (4.79%) CCSA
17 14 (4.19%) NCDA
17 14 (4.19%) CCEE
18 13 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.38%) SLA
2 17 (5.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.90%) QA
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 179 (53.59%) Active Directory
2 135 (40.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (14.37%) Hyper-V
4 31 (9.28%) vSphere
5 23 (6.89%) XenDesktop
6 20 (5.99%) XenApp
7 18 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (4.79%) XenServer
9 10 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (2.69%) VMware ESX
11 8 (2.40%) UAG
12 5 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.20%) vCloud
14 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.60%) DFS Replication
16 1 (0.30%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (12.57%) SCCM
2 23 (6.89%) SCOM
3 10 (2.99%) ZABBIX
4 9 (2.69%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.20%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.20%) MOM
5 4 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.90%) OPNET
6 3 (0.90%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.60%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.30%) SCSM
8 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.30%) Puppet
8 1 (0.30%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.30%) Nagios
8 1 (0.30%) Foglight
Vendors
1 250 (74.85%) Microsoft
2 180 (53.89%) VMware
3 127 (38.02%) Citrix
4 122 (36.53%) Cisco
5 44 (13.17%) HP
6 32 (9.58%) NetApp
7 21 (6.29%) CheckPoint
8 19 (5.69%) Juniper
9 18 (5.39%) Veritas
9 18 (5.39%) Red Hat
9 18 (5.39%) IBM
10 17 (5.09%) Dell
11 15 (4.49%) Symantec
11 15 (4.49%) Riverbed
12 10 (2.99%) Avaya
13 8 (2.40%) Apple
13 8 (2.40%) EMC
13 8 (2.40%) Mitel
14 7 (2.10%) Siemens
14 7 (2.10%) Polycom
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Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 per annum
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Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
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Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Greywood Associates Limited
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
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