The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 47 52 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.25% 1.02% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 4.76% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -19.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -2.59% +5.47%  

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 Liverpool.

Academic & Professional Certification
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 102 84 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 25.56% 21.43% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 93
Median salary £40,000 £43,349 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.72% +7.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £57,825 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

MCSE
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Liverpool

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Liverpool

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (78.57%) Citrix
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 10 (71.43%) VMware
5 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (64.29%) ITIL
6 9 (64.29%) EMC
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (57.14%) Linux
7 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (50.00%) SAN
9 6 (42.86%) Software AG
9 6 (42.86%) EMC Certification
9 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (42.86%) Middleware
9 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (42.86%) CCNA
9 6 (42.86%) JBoss
9 6 (42.86%) Apache
9 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
9 6 (42.86%) IBM
9 6 (42.86%) DHCP
9 6 (42.86%) VPN
9 6 (42.86%) DNS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (42.86%) IaaS
3 6 (42.86%) PaaS
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) DHCP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 6 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (42.86%) Public Cloud
1 6 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) HPUX
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Identity Management
2 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) EMC Certification
3 4 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) MCSD
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.14%) CCA
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VCAP
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) EMC
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) Software AG
6 3 (21.43%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) NetApp
8 1 (7.14%) Dell
8 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago