The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 50 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.47% 1.50% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.57% 4.33% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +129.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
MCSE
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 208 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.57% 34.72% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 158 150 100
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MCSE
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) ITIL
4 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
5 12 (63.16%) Windows
6 11 (57.89%) MCSA
6 11 (57.89%) WAN
6 11 (57.89%) High Availability
7 10 (52.63%) LAN
7 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
7 10 (52.63%) Degree
8 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 8 (42.11%) SCOM
8 8 (42.11%) MCITP
8 8 (42.11%) Linux
8 8 (42.11%) Cisco
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) DNS
8 8 (42.11%) Skype for Business
8 8 (42.11%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
9 7 (36.84%) NAS
9 7 (36.84%) vSphere
9 7 (36.84%) SAN
9 7 (36.84%) HP
9 7 (36.84%) EMC
9 7 (36.84%) Oracle
9 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) Office Communications Server
1 8 (42.11%) Skype for Business
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) NAS
4 7 (36.84%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) DHCP
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) PABX
6 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
6 4 (21.05%) WebEx
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
7 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (5.26%) HTTP
8 1 (5.26%) OSPF
8 1 (5.26%) RIP
8 1 (5.26%) SSL
8 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Lync Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Data Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Data Centre Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (26.32%) Data Centre Specialist
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Communications Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) IP Architect
6 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) High Availability
3 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
5 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (36.84%) ITSM
5 7 (36.84%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
5 7 (36.84%) TOGAF
6 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Network Design
8 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCSA
3 10 (52.63%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) MCITP
5 4 (21.05%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (21.05%) MCTS
6 3 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) RHCE
7 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
7 1 (5.26%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (36.84%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) EMC
2 7 (36.84%) HP
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) Fortinet