Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 130 173
Rank change year-on-year -64 +43 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 33 139 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 2.13% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 10.33% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 126 106
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +42.86% -10.14%
10th Percentile £22,350 £30,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,050 £70,000 £43,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,250 £43,750 £28,000
% change year-on-year -19.43% +56.25% -24.32%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 892 1,346 1,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.31% 20.60% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 725 1,073 1,475
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MCSE in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -18 22 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Huddersfield - 3 £35,500 -
Halifax +4 2 £52,500 +61.54%
Wakefield -18 1 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Todmorden - 1 £45,000 -
MCSE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
3 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
5 17 (51.52%) MCSA
6 16 (48.48%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) PowerShell
8 12 (36.36%) ITIL
8 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
9 11 (33.33%) VMware
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 9 (27.27%) Office 365
11 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (24.24%) SAN
12 7 (21.21%) Cisco
12 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (21.21%) SCCM
12 7 (21.21%) SCOM
12 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (18.18%) MCITP
13 6 (18.18%) vSphere
13 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
13 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 5 (15.15%) Finance
14 5 (15.15%) DNS
14 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
14 5 (15.15%) Linux
14 5 (15.15%) Deployment Automation

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 3 (9.09%) Network Security
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) NAS
5 2 (6.06%) SMS
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.03%) SMTP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Power BI
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Technician
4 3 (9.09%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Technician
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Service Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 5 (15.15%) Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (15.15%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (15.15%) Software Deployment
3 5 (15.15%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.09%) Proactive Management
5 3 (9.09%) Server Building
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Product Management
6 2 (6.06%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) VBA
3 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (51.52%) MCSA
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (18.18%) MCITP
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 2 (6.06%) CCNA
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) MCP
6 2 (6.06%) VCP6
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (3.03%) CCNP
7 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
7 1 (3.03%) MCDST
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) vSphere
4 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.03%) Zerto