The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.65% 4.23% -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.69% 12.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year -3.22% +6.16%  

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 Wakefield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 50 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 22.48% 35.21% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 30
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

MCSE
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Wakefield

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) SCOM
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) MCSA
7 2 (25.00%) MCSD
7 2 (25.00%) NetApp

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) MCSD
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCDST
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp