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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 28
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 5.88% 11.25% 3.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.09% 32.73% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
Median salary £32,500 £24,250 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.02% +27.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

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 23 55 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 22.55% 34.38% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 31
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +72.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

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

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (63.64%) SAN
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 4 (36.36%) SCCM
7 4 (36.36%) SCOM
7 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 4 (36.36%) MCSA
7 4 (36.36%) HP
7 4 (36.36%) DHCP
7 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) Dell
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (27.27%) ERP
8 3 (27.27%) Terminal Server
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
8 3 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
8 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports

MCSE
Co-occurring 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) ERP Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) MCDST
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 2 (18.18%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Terminal Server
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
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