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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 49 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.08% 1.84% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 4.41% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
149 295 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.32% 41.73% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 114 210 209
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Electronics
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) MCSA
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) MS Project
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) HND
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (33.33%) Progress
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Migration

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Project
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 4 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) Infinispan
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (8.33%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) UML
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) MCSA
4 4 (33.33%) HND
4 4 (33.33%) MCTS
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) RHCT
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Intune
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Nmap
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) Sony
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Progress
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy