The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 199 187
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 51 65 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.95% 1.00% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.73% 4.21% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 78
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -3.84% +6.12%  

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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1078 1543 1713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.00% 23.66% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1242 1389
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Yorkshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Yorkshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +7 32 £27,750 -14.61% 3
South Yorkshire +11 10 £39,250 +57.00% 1
East Yorkshire -1 7 £26,000 +6.12% 2
North Yorkshire +1 2 £31,250 -37.50% 1
MCSE
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 122 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (83.61%) Windows
3 96 (78.69%) Microsoft
4 87 (71.31%) Windows Server
5 82 (67.21%) Active Directory
6 78 (63.93%) VMware
7 50 (40.98%) MS Excel
7 50 (40.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (38.52%) SQL Server
9 44 (36.07%) Citrix
10 43 (35.25%) MS Exchange
11 40 (32.79%) WAN
11 40 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 39 (31.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (30.33%) LAN
14 36 (29.51%) ITIL
15 33 (27.05%) MCSA
15 33 (27.05%) DNS
15 33 (27.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 31 (25.41%) DHCP
17 29 (23.77%) SAN
18 28 (22.95%) MCP
18 28 (22.95%) Hyper-V
19 26 (21.31%) IIS
20 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
22 21 (17.21%) XenApp
22 21 (17.21%) SCOM
22 21 (17.21%) Data Centre
23 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 43 (35.25%) MS Exchange
2 26 (21.31%) IIS
3 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (12.30%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.74%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.46%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.82%) Apache
7 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (40.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.11%) MS Office
3 14 (11.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Office 365
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.79%) WAN
2 37 (30.33%) LAN
3 33 (27.05%) DNS
4 31 (25.41%) DHCP
5 29 (23.77%) SAN
6 16 (13.11%) VPN
7 11 (9.02%) Internet
8 7 (5.74%) Firewall
8 7 (5.74%) NAS
9 6 (4.92%) WebEx
10 4 (3.28%) MPLS
11 3 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.46%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.46%) Skype
11 3 (2.46%) Wireless
12 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.82%) VoIP
13 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (38.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (13.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.46%) QlikView
8 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.46%) SSDT
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) MOLAP
9 1 (0.82%) OLAP
9 1 (0.82%) OLTP
9 1 (0.82%) ROLAP
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (10.66%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.46%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Legal
3 1 (0.82%) Law
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (25.41%) Windows Engineer
2 29 (23.77%) Support Engineer
3 21 (17.21%) Windows Support Engineer
4 19 (15.57%) Analyst
4 19 (15.57%) IT Engineer
5 18 (14.75%) Support Analyst
6 17 (13.93%) IT Support
6 17 (13.93%) Server Engineer
6 17 (13.93%) Windows Server Engineer
7 15 (12.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (11.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (10.66%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (10.66%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Support
10 12 (9.84%) Technical Analyst
10 12 (9.84%) Technical Support
10 12 (9.84%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) .NET
1 1 (0.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.84%) Clustering
3 11 (9.02%) Driving Licence
4 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.38%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.92%) Replication
6 4 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.28%) PKI
6 4 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.64%) CMDB
8 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (83.61%) Windows
2 87 (71.31%) Windows Server
3 50 (40.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (31.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (14.75%) Windows 7
7 12 (9.84%) Linux
8 8 (6.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.46%) Solaris
10 1 (0.82%) CentOS
10 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Unix
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.51%) ITIL
2 33 (27.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (14.75%) Service Management
4 16 (13.11%) Change Management
5 14 (11.48%) Information Security
5 14 (11.48%) Time Management
6 13 (10.66%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (9.02%) Service Delivery
8 9 (7.38%) Presales
9 8 (6.56%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.74%) Application Packaging
10 7 (5.74%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 6 (4.92%) High Availability
11 6 (4.92%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.92%) Migration
12 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.10%) Server Virtualisation
13 4 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
13 4 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.11%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) C#
3 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (27.05%) MCSA
3 28 (22.95%) MCP
4 20 (16.39%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (15.57%) Degree
6 17 (13.93%) CCA
6 17 (13.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (11.48%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (10.66%) MCITP
9 7 (5.74%) HND
10 6 (4.92%) CCNA
10 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (4.92%) GNVQ
11 3 (2.46%) CCEA
11 3 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.46%) VCAP
12 2 (1.64%) MCSD
13 1 (0.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (67.21%) Active Directory
2 40 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (22.95%) Hyper-V
4 21 (17.21%) XenApp
5 14 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (8.20%) XenDesktop
7 9 (7.38%) VMware ESX
8 8 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (6.56%) vSphere
9 2 (1.64%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.64%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (17.21%) SCOM
2 14 (11.48%) SCCM
3 6 (4.92%) DameWare
3 6 (4.92%) Perfmon
4 3 (2.46%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (2.46%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Sentry
4 3 (2.46%) WSUS
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.82%) vMotion
Vendors
1 96 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 78 (63.93%) VMware
3 44 (36.07%) Citrix
4 13 (10.66%) Veeam
5 12 (9.84%) Cisco
5 12 (9.84%) HP
6 11 (9.02%) NetApp
7 10 (8.20%) Oracle
8 7 (5.74%) Sitecore
9 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.46%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.46%) Avaya
10 3 (2.46%) CommVault
10 3 (2.46%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (2.46%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.64%) Dell
11 2 (1.64%) EMC
11 2 (1.64%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.82%) Genesys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago