Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 113 152
Rank change year-on-year +40 +39 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 14 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 0.76% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 4.59% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 5
Median annual salary £65,000 £36,877 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.26% -22.36% -5.00%
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £32,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +100.00% -19.25% -23.33%

MCSE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 112 305 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.00% 16.54% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 179 285
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,350 £22,000 £27,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% +2.41%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Glasgow

MCSE
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCSE in Glasgow.

Salary trend for MCSE in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CTI
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) WebScarab
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
1 5 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) OpenID
1 5 (100.00%) Core Impact
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) GCP
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) CTI
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 5 (100.00%) WebScarab
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 5 (100.00%) OpenID
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 5 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Coaching
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Core Impact
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft