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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 132 97 109
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 57 96 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.38% 2.54% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.67% 7.06% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 91 77
Average salary £33,163 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.73% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1554 1359 1469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.55% 35.92% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1021 1291
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +7 27 £33,163 -17.09% 4
Basingstoke -2 13 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Hook +19 4 £30,000 +41.17%
Havant -9 3 £28,500 -9.52%
Winchester -18 2 £31,000 -
Fareham -19 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Eastleigh -12 1 £37,500 -
New Milton - 1 £21,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 129 (83.23%) Windows
3 111 (71.61%) Microsoft
4 87 (56.13%) Active Directory
4 87 (56.13%) MS Exchange
5 86 (55.48%) MCITP
6 85 (54.84%) VMware
7 76 (49.03%) MS Excel
8 71 (45.81%) Firewall
9 69 (44.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 68 (43.87%) TCP/IP
11 64 (41.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 60 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (37.42%) DNS
14 55 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
15 54 (34.84%) Windows Server 2003
16 52 (33.55%) Citrix
17 50 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 43 (27.74%) SAN
19 42 (27.10%) CCNA
19 42 (27.10%) MCP
20 38 (24.52%) CCA
20 38 (24.52%) Citrix Certification
21 37 (23.87%) ITIL
21 37 (23.87%) DHCP
21 37 (23.87%) MCSA
22 36 (23.23%) HP
23 33 (21.29%) Cisco
24 32 (20.65%) vSphere
24 32 (20.65%) Windows Vista

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (56.13%) MS Exchange
2 69 (44.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (15.48%) SharePoint
6 22 (14.19%) IIS
7 19 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (7.74%) Lync
9 7 (4.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.65%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 76 (49.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (45.81%) Firewall
2 68 (43.87%) TCP/IP
3 58 (37.42%) DNS
4 43 (27.74%) SAN
5 37 (23.87%) DHCP
6 29 (18.71%) LAN
7 27 (17.42%) WAN
8 18 (11.61%) Network Security
9 17 (10.97%) VPN
10 13 (8.39%) DMZ
11 10 (6.45%) SMTP
11 10 (6.45%) FTP
11 10 (6.45%) HTTP
11 10 (6.45%) X.400
12 6 (3.87%) NAS
12 6 (3.87%) Internet
13 5 (3.23%) VLAN
13 5 (3.23%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.94%) SSL
14 3 (1.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (6.45%) Retail
2 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.29%) Finance
4 1 (0.65%) Publishing
4 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (22.58%) Consultant
2 34 (21.94%) IT Support
3 32 (20.65%) Support Engineer
4 24 (15.48%) Support Consultant
4 24 (15.48%) IT Consultant
5 17 (10.97%) Network Engineer
6 15 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (8.39%) Analyst
8 10 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Security Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.16%) Field Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Technical Support
11 6 (3.87%) Support Technician
11 6 (3.87%) Administrator
12 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) .NET
1 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) Clustering
2 16 (10.32%) Thin Client
2 16 (10.32%) Fat Client
3 10 (6.45%) CESG
4 7 (4.52%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.23%) iPhone
5 5 (3.23%) iPad
6 4 (2.58%) PACS
6 4 (2.58%) HP StorageWorks
6 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.58%) LIMS
7 3 (1.94%) Firmware
7 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.94%) Replication
8 2 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 129 (83.23%) Windows
2 64 (41.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (34.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (20.65%) Windows Vista
5 29 (18.71%) Linux
6 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (13.55%) Windows 8
8 18 (11.61%) Windows 7
9 12 (7.74%) Windows XP
10 10 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.87%) UNIX
12 5 (3.23%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.29%) CentOS
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.87%) ITIL
2 12 (7.74%) Migration
2 12 (7.74%) Problem Management
3 10 (6.45%) Project Planning
4 9 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
5 8 (5.16%) Business Continuity
6 7 (4.52%) Change Management
7 5 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.23%) Identity Management
8 4 (2.58%) Change Control
8 4 (2.58%) Service Management
9 3 (1.94%) E-Commerce
9 3 (1.94%) Information Security
9 3 (1.94%) Release Management
9 3 (1.94%) Data Management
10 2 (1.29%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.29%) Fault Management
10 2 (1.29%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.29%) C
3 1 (0.65%) C#
3 1 (0.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 155 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (55.48%) MCITP
3 55 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 42 (27.10%) CCNA
5 42 (27.10%) MCP
6 38 (24.52%) CCA
6 38 (24.52%) Citrix Certification
7 37 (23.87%) MCSA
8 20 (12.90%) CCNP
9 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
10 14 (9.03%) SC Cleared
11 12 (7.74%) MCTS
12 10 (6.45%) DV Cleared
12 10 (6.45%) CISSP
12 10 (6.45%) RHCE
13 8 (5.16%) MCDST
14 7 (4.52%) Degree
15 4 (2.58%) CCSA
16 3 (1.94%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) SLA
2 6 (3.87%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 87 (56.13%) Active Directory
2 60 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (20.65%) vSphere
4 20 (12.90%) Hyper-V
5 15 (9.68%) XenApp
5 15 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
6 11 (7.10%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (3.23%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.23%) XenServer
9 4 (2.58%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.29%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.65%) UAG
12 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (11.61%) SCOM
1 18 (11.61%) NetBackup
2 12 (7.74%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.81%) SCCM
4 5 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.94%) Nagios
5 3 (1.94%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.65%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (71.61%) Microsoft
2 85 (54.84%) VMware
3 52 (33.55%) Citrix
4 36 (23.23%) HP
5 33 (21.29%) Cisco
6 21 (13.55%) NetApp
7 17 (10.97%) Intel
8 16 (10.32%) IBM
9 15 (9.68%) Veritas
10 9 (5.81%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.16%) Symantec
11 8 (5.16%) Juniper
12 6 (3.87%) McAfee
12 6 (3.87%) Apple
13 5 (3.23%) EMC
14 4 (2.58%) ProCurve
14 4 (2.58%) Compaq
15 3 (1.94%) Remedy
15 3 (1.94%) ServiceNow
16 2 (1.29%) CA
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
IT HR
Salary: Based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + oncall
Posted: 12 days ago