The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 139 154 163
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 124 77 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.65% 1.39% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.55% 6.23% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 92 41 57
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,150 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
MCSE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1643 1236 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.89% 22.31% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 977 1032
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +11 97 £32,500 - 10
South Yorkshire -17 23 £29,900 +23.80%
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
North Yorkshire -15 2 £35,000 -17.64%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 232 (76.57%) Windows
3 230 (75.91%) Microsoft
4 178 (58.75%) VMware
5 175 (57.76%) Active Directory
6 133 (43.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 129 (42.57%) MS Excel
8 124 (40.92%) Citrix
9 123 (40.59%) SAN
10 120 (39.60%) Cisco
11 116 (38.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 115 (37.95%) MCITP
13 108 (35.64%) MS Exchange
14 106 (34.98%) MCSA
15 100 (33.00%) Cisco Certification
16 80 (26.40%) CCNA
17 76 (25.08%) ITIL
17 76 (25.08%) SQL Server
18 71 (23.43%) MCP
19 70 (23.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 69 (22.77%) Windows Server 2003
20 69 (22.77%) Hyper-V
21 66 (21.78%) Windows Server 2012
22 65 (21.45%) Firewall
23 58 (19.14%) SharePoint
24 50 (16.50%) Lync
25 46 (15.18%) vSphere
26 45 (14.85%) LAN
27 44 (14.52%) Change Management
28 43 (14.19%) WAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 108 (35.64%) MS Exchange
2 58 (19.14%) SharePoint
3 50 (16.50%) Lync
4 41 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (13.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (12.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (4.29%) IIS
9 6 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.32%) Apache
11 3 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.33%) Site Server
Applications
1 129 (42.57%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.58%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.26%) Office 365
2 20 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.97%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (40.59%) SAN
2 65 (21.45%) Firewall
3 45 (14.85%) LAN
4 43 (14.19%) WAN
5 38 (12.54%) DNS
6 36 (11.88%) TCP/IP
7 23 (7.59%) Cisco IOS
8 22 (7.26%) VPN
9 18 (5.94%) NetScaler
10 17 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (5.61%) Internet
11 16 (5.28%) Unified Communications
12 15 (4.95%) VoIP
13 14 (4.62%) DEFINITY
13 14 (4.62%) DHCP
14 13 (4.29%) Cisco PIX
15 12 (3.96%) DMZ
15 12 (3.96%) MPLS
15 12 (3.96%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (3.96%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.08%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.33%) MOLAP
5 1 (0.33%) OLTP
5 1 (0.33%) ROLAP
5 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.33%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 29 (9.57%) Finance
2 12 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.66%) Legal
3 2 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (19.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (13.20%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.21%) Analyst
4 32 (10.56%) Consultant
5 28 (9.24%) Architect
6 27 (8.91%) Server Support
7 25 (8.25%) Server Engineer
8 21 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
9 20 (6.60%) Windows Support Engineer
10 19 (6.27%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (5.94%) Support Analyst
12 16 (5.28%) Administrator
12 16 (5.28%) Server Support Engineer
13 15 (4.95%) Windows Server Engineer
13 15 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.62%) Network Administrator
14 14 (4.62%) Operations Analyst
15 12 (3.96%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.96%) Virtualisation Architect
15 12 (3.96%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.64%) Web Services
1 8 (2.64%) Application Packaging
2 3 (0.99%) LAMP
2 3 (0.99%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) XML
3 1 (0.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.53%) Clustering
2 31 (10.23%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.96%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.96%) Celerra
5 11 (3.63%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.30%) EqualLogic
7 6 (1.98%) Replication
7 6 (1.98%) CMDB
8 5 (1.65%) Social Media
9 3 (0.99%) User Experience
9 3 (0.99%) Statistics
9 3 (0.99%) IVR
10 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.33%) PDA
10 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 232 (76.57%) Windows
2 116 (38.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (22.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (21.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (12.87%) Linux
6 16 (5.28%) UNIX
7 14 (4.62%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.97%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.64%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.32%) Solaris
12 2 (0.66%) Debian
12 2 (0.66%) CentOS
13 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.33%) Android
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.08%) ITIL
2 44 (14.52%) Change Management
3 28 (9.24%) Business Continuity
4 27 (8.91%) Mentoring
5 26 (8.58%) Project Management
6 25 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (7.59%) Load Balancing
7 23 (7.59%) Problem Management
8 20 (6.60%) Change Control
9 19 (6.27%) Data Protection
10 14 (4.62%) Workflow
11 13 (4.29%) PRINCE2
12 12 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (3.96%) DevOps
13 11 (3.63%) Identity Management
14 10 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (2.97%) CRM
16 8 (2.64%) E-Commerce
16 8 (2.64%) Service Delivery
16 8 (2.64%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.24%) SQL
2 15 (4.95%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.99%) VB
3 3 (0.99%) C
4 2 (0.66%) PHP
4 2 (0.66%) VBScript
5 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.33%) Java
5 1 (0.33%) Perl
5 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 303 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 115 (37.95%) MCITP
3 106 (34.98%) MCSA
4 100 (33.00%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (26.40%) CCNA
6 71 (23.43%) MCP
7 70 (23.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 39 (12.87%) MCTS
9 38 (12.54%) Citrix Certification
10 35 (11.55%) CCNP
11 32 (10.56%) CCA
12 29 (9.57%) Degree
13 20 (6.60%) NCDA
14 16 (5.28%) Security Cleared
15 15 (4.95%) CCEE
16 14 (4.62%) Avaya Certification
17 13 (4.29%) CCIA
17 13 (4.29%) VCAP
17 13 (4.29%) HNC
17 13 (4.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.60%) SLA
2 9 (2.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 175 (57.76%) Active Directory
2 133 (43.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (22.77%) Hyper-V
4 46 (15.18%) vSphere
5 32 (10.56%) XenDesktop
6 27 (8.91%) XenApp
7 15 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (3.96%) XenServer
8 12 (3.96%) vCloud
9 9 (2.97%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.98%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.66%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.33%) Xen
13 1 (0.33%) UAG
13 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 37 (12.21%) SCCM
2 15 (4.95%) SCOM
3 12 (3.96%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.98%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.65%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.65%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.65%) MIIS
6 3 (0.99%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.33%) WSUS
7 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.33%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.33%) Puppet
7 1 (0.33%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 230 (75.91%) Microsoft
2 178 (58.75%) VMware
3 124 (40.92%) Citrix
4 120 (39.60%) Cisco
5 35 (11.55%) NetApp
6 34 (11.22%) HP
7 17 (5.61%) CheckPoint
8 15 (4.95%) IBM
8 15 (4.95%) EMC
8 15 (4.95%) Veritas
9 14 (4.62%) Avaya
9 14 (4.62%) Dell
10 12 (3.96%) Juniper
10 12 (3.96%) Red Hat
10 12 (3.96%) Symantec
10 12 (3.96%) 3PAR
11 10 (3.30%) Brocade
12 9 (2.97%) Riverbed
13 8 (2.64%) Apple
14 7 (2.31%) SAP
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