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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 108 97
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 1.94% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £27,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.18% -34.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 247 361 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 20.60% 28.27% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 150 167 234
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Glasgow

MCSE
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Glasgow

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) IaaS
5 5 (45.45%) PaaS
5 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
6 4 (36.36%) CISSP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
8 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (18.18%) Skype
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) Service Management
8 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) IaaS
2 5 (45.45%) PaaS
3 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WLAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (9.09%) SCSM
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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