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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 78 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.27% 2.56% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 7.39% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 8
Average salary £38,750 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £46,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £57,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +9.31%
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
373 230 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 50.20% 34.69% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 237 161 138
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (69.23%) Citrix
5 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) Linux
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) MCP
6 7 (53.85%) SLA
6 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
6 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
6 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (53.85%) MCITP
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (46.15%) NAS
7 6 (46.15%) XenApp
7 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (46.15%) HP
7 6 (46.15%) Juniper
7 6 (46.15%) SAN
7 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 6 (46.15%) MCSA
8 5 (38.46%) SQL
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) GroupWise
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) NAS
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
6 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (7.69%) IMAP
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) DMZ
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (7.69%) SMTP
6 1 (7.69%) GPRS
6 1 (7.69%) FTP
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobility Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (7.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PACS
1 4 (30.77%) LIMS
2 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) MCP
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (53.85%) MCITP
3 6 (46.15%) MCSA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) RHCT
6 1 (7.69%) CCIE
6 1 (7.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (30.77%) XenServer
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
5 6 (46.15%) HP
5 6 (46.15%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) Compaq
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) CA
8 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
8 1 (7.69%) SOTI
8 1 (7.69%) F5
8 1 (7.69%) SAP