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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 121 145 148
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 146 77 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.97% 1.44% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.55% 6.21% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 98 50 73
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +19.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,365 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
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
1707 1240 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.07% 23.24% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 992 1056
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,480 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 108 £36,500 +4.28% 6
South Yorkshire +10 35 £29,900 -33.55% 1
East Yorkshire +8 7 - - 1
North Yorkshire -16 6 £35,000 -12.50%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 322 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 259 (80.43%) Windows
3 238 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 194 (60.25%) VMware
5 179 (55.59%) Active Directory
6 143 (44.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 136 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 134 (41.61%) MS Excel
9 130 (40.37%) Citrix
10 128 (39.75%) Cisco
11 126 (39.13%) SAN
12 118 (36.65%) Cisco Certification
12 118 (36.65%) MCITP
13 115 (35.71%) MS Exchange
14 114 (35.40%) MCSA
15 99 (30.75%) CCNA
16 91 (28.26%) ITIL
17 84 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
18 79 (24.53%) MCP
19 76 (23.60%) SQL Server
19 76 (23.60%) Windows Server 2012
20 74 (22.98%) Firewall
21 71 (22.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 61 (18.94%) Hyper-V
23 60 (18.63%) SharePoint
24 53 (16.46%) Lync
25 52 (16.15%) LAN
26 51 (15.84%) TCP/IP
27 50 (15.53%) Change Management
28 48 (14.91%) Clustering

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 115 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 60 (18.63%) SharePoint
3 53 (16.46%) Lync
4 45 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 44 (13.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 40 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (3.42%) IIS
9 5 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.93%) Apache
11 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.31%) Site Server
Applications
1 134 (41.61%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.01%) MS Office
3 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.21%) Office 365
2 19 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.11%) SaaS
4 3 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (39.13%) SAN
2 74 (22.98%) Firewall
3 52 (16.15%) LAN
4 51 (15.84%) TCP/IP
5 48 (14.91%) WAN
6 44 (13.66%) DNS
7 34 (10.56%) VPN
8 31 (9.63%) Cisco IOS
9 22 (6.83%) MPLS
10 20 (6.21%) DHCP
11 19 (5.90%) Internet
11 19 (5.90%) Unified Communications
12 18 (5.59%) NetScaler
13 17 (5.28%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (4.97%) OSPF
14 16 (4.97%) BGP
14 16 (4.97%) EIGRP
14 16 (4.97%) VoIP
15 14 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
16 13 (4.04%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.31%) MSI
2 1 (0.31%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.31%) AdminStudio
General
1 30 (9.32%) Finance
2 8 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.24%) Legal
3 4 (1.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (18.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (13.35%) Analyst
3 42 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 31 (9.63%) Consultant
5 29 (9.01%) Server Support
6 27 (8.39%) Infrastructure Manager
7 24 (7.45%) Server Engineer
7 24 (7.45%) Architect
7 24 (7.45%) Support Analyst
7 24 (7.45%) Windows Support Engineer
8 23 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (5.59%) Server Support Engineer
10 17 (5.28%) Team Leader
10 17 (5.28%) Windows Server Engineer
11 16 (4.97%) Administrator
12 15 (4.66%) Network Administrator
12 15 (4.66%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 14 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (4.04%) Operations Analyst
15 11 (3.42%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.11%) Web Services
2 7 (2.17%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.93%) LAMP
4 2 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.91%) Clustering
2 33 (10.25%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.59%) Blackberry
5 11 (3.42%) CLARiiON
5 11 (3.42%) Celerra
5 11 (3.42%) EqualLogic
6 8 (2.48%) IVR
7 6 (1.86%) Social Media
7 6 (1.86%) CMDB
8 5 (1.55%) Replication
9 4 (1.24%) PKI
10 3 (0.93%) User Experience
10 3 (0.93%) Statistics
11 1 (0.31%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.31%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 259 (80.43%) Windows
2 136 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 76 (23.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (13.66%) Linux
6 18 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.66%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.66%) UNIX
8 13 (4.04%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.42%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.93%) Solaris
11 2 (0.62%) Debian
11 2 (0.62%) CentOS
12 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.31%) Android
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (28.26%) ITIL
2 50 (15.53%) Change Management
3 35 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 32 (9.94%) Load Balancing
5 28 (8.70%) Project Management
5 28 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 26 (8.07%) Problem Management
7 24 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (6.83%) Change Control
9 19 (5.90%) Data Protection
10 15 (4.66%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.66%) E-Commerce
11 13 (4.04%) Workflow
12 12 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (3.73%) DevOps
13 11 (3.42%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.11%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (3.11%) Capacity Management
15 9 (2.80%) Supplier Management
15 9 (2.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.14%) SQL
2 17 (5.28%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.86%) C
4 3 (0.93%) VB
5 2 (0.62%) PHP
5 2 (0.62%) VBScript
6 1 (0.31%) Java
6 1 (0.31%) Perl
6 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 322 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 118 (36.65%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (36.65%) MCITP
3 114 (35.40%) MCSA
4 99 (30.75%) CCNA
5 79 (24.53%) MCP
6 71 (22.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (13.04%) Citrix Certification
8 41 (12.73%) CCNP
9 40 (12.42%) MCTS
10 36 (11.18%) CCA
11 26 (8.07%) Degree
12 19 (5.90%) NCDA
13 18 (5.59%) CCSE
14 17 (5.28%) Security Cleared
15 16 (4.97%) RHCA
15 16 (4.97%) RHCE
15 16 (4.97%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (4.66%) CCSA
16 15 (4.66%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.14%) SLA
2 16 (4.97%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.93%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 179 (55.59%) Active Directory
2 143 (44.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (18.94%) Hyper-V
4 42 (13.04%) vSphere
5 30 (9.32%) XenDesktop
6 25 (7.76%) XenApp
7 15 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.73%) XenServer
9 11 (3.42%) vCloud
10 10 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (2.17%) VMware ESX
12 4 (1.24%) UAG
12 4 (1.24%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.31%) Xen
14 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.31%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 38 (11.80%) SCCM
2 15 (4.66%) SCOM
3 11 (3.42%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.55%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.55%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.24%) MIIS
5 4 (1.24%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.31%) Foglight
7 1 (0.31%) WSUS
7 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.31%) Puppet
7 1 (0.31%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 238 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 194 (60.25%) VMware
3 130 (40.37%) Citrix
4 128 (39.75%) Cisco
5 39 (12.11%) NetApp
6 38 (11.80%) HP
7 22 (6.83%) CheckPoint
8 18 (5.59%) Red Hat
9 17 (5.28%) IBM
10 16 (4.97%) Veritas
11 14 (4.35%) EMC
12 13 (4.04%) Avaya
12 13 (4.04%) Juniper
12 13 (4.04%) Symantec
13 12 (3.73%) Apple
13 12 (3.73%) Dell
14 11 (3.42%) Riverbed
14 11 (3.42%) 3PAR
15 10 (3.11%) Brocade
16 6 (1.86%) SAP
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