The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 37 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.30% 0.38% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.18% 1.03% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
- -8.52%
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 Farnborough region.

Qualifications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
129 97 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.19% 37.02% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 63
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MCSE
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Farnborough

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (93.18%) Windows
3 38 (86.36%) Active Directory
4 37 (84.09%) VMware
5 32 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (56.82%) Linux
7 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
8 23 (52.27%) MCSA
9 21 (47.73%) MCP
10 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
11 18 (40.91%) ITIL
12 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
13 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
14 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (34.09%) LAN
14 15 (34.09%) WAN
15 14 (31.82%) EMC
16 13 (29.55%) VPN
16 13 (29.55%) Finance
16 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (29.55%) VLAN
17 12 (27.27%) Replication
17 12 (27.27%) PCI DSS
17 12 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
17 12 (27.27%) Internet
17 12 (27.27%) Firewall
17 12 (27.27%) SAN
18 11 (25.00%) DNS
18 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (25.00%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) SAS
2 11 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.91%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) LAN
1 15 (34.09%) WAN
2 13 (29.55%) VPN
2 13 (29.55%) VLAN
3 12 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (27.27%) Internet
3 12 (27.27%) Firewall
3 12 (27.27%) SAN
4 11 (25.00%) DNS
4 11 (25.00%) DHCP
5 7 (15.91%) IP Telephony
6 5 (11.36%) VoIP
7 4 (9.09%) DMZ
8 3 (6.82%) SMTP
8 3 (6.82%) Network Security
9 2 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (4.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Technical Leader
2 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Manager
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Support Manager
7 1 (2.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Replication
2 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 8 (18.18%) iPhone
3 8 (18.18%) iPad
3 8 (18.18%) EMC VNX
4 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
6 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 3 (6.82%) Clustering
7 3 (6.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 8 (18.18%) Data Management
4 7 (15.91%) Release Management
4 7 (15.91%) Information Security
4 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.09%) Security Hardening
5 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) Load Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.82%) BCP
6 3 (6.82%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (52.27%) MCSA
4 21 (47.73%) MCP
5 11 (25.00%) CCNA
5 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.82%) HND
8 2 (4.55%) CCENT
8 2 (4.55%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (6.82%) QA
3 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (25.00%) vSphere
3 11 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (18.18%) Terminal Server
4 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 7 (15.91%) Firmware
6 4 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 4 (9.09%) Check_MK
1 4 (9.09%) Icinga
2 3 (6.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) VMware
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) EMC
4 8 (18.18%) Citrix
5 7 (15.91%) CommVault
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco
7 4 (9.09%) Symantec
7 4 (9.09%) Websense
8 2 (4.55%) Dell