The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 113 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 82 104 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.09% 2.64% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% 7.91% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 76 96 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1567 1314 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.88% 33.41% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1073 1260
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +21 60 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Fareham -6 13 £22,250 -16.82% 2
Farnborough - 5 £35,000 -
Basingstoke -20 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Portsmouth -25 1 £45,000 -10.00%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 114 (82.01%) Windows
3 103 (74.10%) Microsoft
4 83 (59.71%) Active Directory
5 79 (56.83%) VMware
6 74 (53.24%) MS Excel
7 69 (49.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (48.92%) MCITP
9 65 (46.76%) MS Exchange
10 61 (43.88%) Citrix
11 59 (42.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 53 (38.13%) MCSA
13 47 (33.81%) Firewall
13 47 (33.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 41 (29.50%) DNS
15 40 (28.78%) HP
15 40 (28.78%) SQL
16 38 (27.34%) MCP
17 37 (26.62%) Windows Server 2003
17 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 35 (25.18%) SQL Server
18 35 (25.18%) Linux
18 35 (25.18%) DHCP
19 34 (24.46%) Windows 7
20 32 (23.02%) Windows 8
21 31 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (22.30%) SLA
22 28 (20.14%) ITIL
22 28 (20.14%) Network Security
23 27 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 65 (46.76%) MS Exchange
2 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (17.27%) IIS
5 18 (12.95%) Tomcat
5 18 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (12.23%) Lync
7 16 (11.51%) SharePoint
8 12 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (5.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.72%) WorkSite
Applications
1 74 (53.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (33.81%) Firewall
2 41 (29.50%) DNS
3 35 (25.18%) DHCP
4 28 (20.14%) Network Security
5 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
6 25 (17.99%) SAN
7 24 (17.27%) LAN
7 24 (17.27%) WAN
8 8 (5.76%) VPN
9 6 (4.32%) NAS
10 5 (3.60%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.60%) Internet
11 3 (2.16%) VLAN
11 3 (2.16%) DMZ
12 2 (1.44%) SSL
12 2 (1.44%) PBX
12 2 (1.44%) VoIP
12 2 (1.44%) IPsec
12 2 (1.44%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.72%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.67%) MySQL
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Infinispan
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.72%) Redis
General
1 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (20.14%) Support Engineer
2 25 (17.99%) Consultant
3 17 (12.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (8.63%) Support Specialist
5 11 (7.91%) IT Support
6 10 (7.19%) Analyst
6 10 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.47%) Administrator
7 9 (6.47%) Junior
7 9 (6.47%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.47%) Applications Specialist
7 9 (6.47%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (6.47%) Applications Support Specialist
7 9 (6.47%) Security Specialist
7 9 (6.47%) Information Specialist
8 8 (5.76%) Senior Support Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.76%) Junior Consultant
9 7 (5.04%) Junior Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.95%) LAMP
2 1 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) Clustering
2 20 (14.39%) Thin Client
2 20 (14.39%) Fat Client
3 12 (8.63%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.19%) Kindle
5 9 (6.47%) CESG
6 8 (5.76%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.88%) LIMS
8 4 (2.88%) PACS
9 3 (2.16%) Firmware
9 3 (2.16%) Replication
9 3 (2.16%) iPhone
9 3 (2.16%) iPad
9 3 (2.16%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 114 (82.01%) Windows
2 69 (49.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (26.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (25.18%) Linux
5 34 (24.46%) Windows 7
6 32 (23.02%) Windows 8
7 31 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (17.27%) Windows Vista
9 9 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (5.76%) UNIX
11 7 (5.04%) Windows XP
12 6 (4.32%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.14%) ITIL
2 15 (10.79%) Service Management
2 15 (10.79%) Service Delivery
3 13 (9.35%) Change Management
4 12 (8.63%) Information Security
5 11 (7.91%) Migration
6 10 (7.19%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.19%) Incident Management
6 10 (7.19%) Problem Management
6 10 (7.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (7.19%) Capacity Management
7 9 (6.47%) Resource Management
7 9 (6.47%) Requirements Management
7 9 (6.47%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (6.47%) Business Continuity
7 9 (6.47%) Risk Management
7 9 (6.47%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (5.04%) Project Planning
9 6 (4.32%) Identity Management
10 4 (2.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.78%) SQL
2 2 (1.44%) Perl
3 1 (0.72%) C
3 1 (0.72%) C++
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.72%) VBScript
3 1 (0.72%) VB
3 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 139 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (48.92%) MCITP
3 53 (38.13%) MCSA
4 47 (33.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 38 (27.34%) MCP
6 23 (16.55%) CCA
6 23 (16.55%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (12.95%) CCNA
9 12 (8.63%) Degree
10 10 (7.19%) CCNP
11 9 (6.47%) CISSP
11 9 (6.47%) CISM
11 9 (6.47%) CEH
12 8 (5.76%) MCTS
13 6 (4.32%) MCDST
14 5 (3.60%) CCSA
15 2 (1.44%) A+ Certification
15 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
15 2 (1.44%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.30%) SLA
2 14 (10.07%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (59.71%) Active Directory
2 59 (42.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (17.27%) Hyper-V
4 18 (12.95%) XenDesktop
5 17 (12.23%) vSphere
6 14 (10.07%) XenApp
7 10 (7.19%) XenServer
8 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (3.60%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.88%) Terminal Server
11 3 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.44%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.72%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) SCCM
2 7 (5.04%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.88%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.16%) Nagios
4 3 (2.16%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.72%) SCOM
5 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 103 (74.10%) Microsoft
2 79 (56.83%) VMware
3 61 (43.88%) Citrix
4 40 (28.78%) HP
5 22 (15.83%) Cisco
6 18 (12.95%) Oracle
7 17 (12.23%) NetApp
8 11 (7.91%) IBM
9 10 (7.19%) Dell
10 7 (5.04%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.04%) Apple
10 7 (5.04%) Symantec
11 6 (4.32%) Juniper
12 4 (2.88%) Compaq
13 3 (2.16%) EMC
13 3 (2.16%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.44%) Pegasus
14 2 (1.44%) Intel
14 2 (1.44%) CA
14 2 (1.44%) CommVault
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago