Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 123 141
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 2.54% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 13
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -10.71% +37.06%
10th Percentile £36,500 £29,650 £35,800
90th Percentile £50,250 £51,875 £62,750
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £42,116
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.03% +29.59%

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 445 511 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.52% 23.60% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 264 289 524
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £57,675
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SaaS
3 5 (62.50%) PaaS
3 5 (62.50%) IaaS
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) CISSP
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) CommVault
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) SLA

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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) PaaS
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle