The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 119 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 78 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.04% 2.34% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 7.25% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 76 84 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,125 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1380 1186 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.07% 32.31% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 969 1327
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +4 37 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Andover - 14 £50,000 - 1
Fareham +5 8 £18,500 -35.65%
Basingstoke +4 5 £55,000 +74.60%
Havant -13 5 £27,500 -15.38%
Portsmouth -27 2 £36,750 -8.12% 1
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (84.28%) Windows
3 122 (76.73%) Microsoft
4 108 (67.92%) VMware
5 99 (62.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 92 (57.86%) MS Excel
7 89 (55.97%) Citrix
8 84 (52.83%) MCITP
9 83 (52.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 74 (46.54%) Active Directory
11 67 (42.14%) Firewall
12 65 (40.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 54 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 49 (30.82%) MS Exchange
15 46 (28.93%) MCSA
16 45 (28.30%) TCP/IP
16 45 (28.30%) CCA
16 45 (28.30%) Citrix Certification
16 45 (28.30%) Windows Vista
17 43 (27.04%) Windows 8
18 42 (26.42%) Fat Client
18 42 (26.42%) Thin Client
19 40 (25.16%) HP
19 40 (25.16%) Windows 7
20 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
21 36 (22.64%) SQL
21 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
22 34 (21.38%) DHCP
23 33 (20.75%) DNS
24 32 (20.13%) MCP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 49 (30.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.21%) IIS
3 20 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (11.95%) Tomcat
5 17 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (9.43%) Lync
7 12 (7.55%) SharePoint
8 8 (5.03%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.63%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.63%) WorkSite
Applications
1 92 (57.86%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Office 365
2 3 (1.89%) IaaS
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (42.14%) Firewall
2 45 (28.30%) TCP/IP
3 34 (21.38%) DHCP
4 33 (20.75%) DNS
5 23 (14.47%) Network Security
6 12 (7.55%) LAN
7 11 (6.92%) SAN
8 10 (6.29%) WAN
9 9 (5.66%) VPN
10 2 (1.26%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.26%) Internet
11 1 (0.63%) Wireless
11 1 (0.63%) IMAP
11 1 (0.63%) DMZ
11 1 (0.63%) SSL
11 1 (0.63%) FTP
11 1 (0.63%) HTTP
11 1 (0.63%) SMTP
11 1 (0.63%) LDAP
11 1 (0.63%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.58%) MySQL
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) Redis
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.63%) Infinispan
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (1.26%) Advertising
2 1 (0.63%) Retail
2 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (22.01%) Consultant
2 34 (21.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 19 (11.95%) IT Support
5 16 (10.06%) IT Consultant
5 16 (10.06%) Support Consultant
6 14 (8.81%) Administrator
7 11 (6.92%) Junior
8 10 (6.29%) Design Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) Network Administrator
8 10 (6.29%) Security Specialist
8 10 (6.29%) Information Security Specialist
8 10 (6.29%) Information Specialist
9 9 (5.66%) Applications Support Specialist
9 9 (5.66%) Support Specialist
9 9 (5.66%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.66%) Applications Specialist
10 8 (5.03%) Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Junior Consultant
10 8 (5.03%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.95%) LAMP
2 2 (1.26%) SAML
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) ODBC
3 1 (0.63%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.42%) Thin Client
1 42 (26.42%) Fat Client
2 29 (18.24%) Clustering
3 13 (8.18%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.92%) Kindle
5 10 (6.29%) Performance Metrics
5 10 (6.29%) CESG
6 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.14%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.89%) HP StorageWorks
8 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.63%) AS400
9 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.63%) iPhone
9 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 134 (84.28%) Windows
2 99 (62.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (28.30%) Windows Vista
5 43 (27.04%) Windows 8
6 40 (25.16%) Windows 7
7 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (15.72%) Linux
9 24 (15.09%) Windows XP
10 9 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.89%) UNIX
12 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.63%) Android
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) ITIL
2 27 (16.98%) Change Management
3 20 (12.58%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.81%) Service Management
5 13 (8.18%) Capacity Management
6 10 (6.29%) Information Security
6 10 (6.29%) Risk Management
6 10 (6.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (6.29%) Incident Management
7 9 (5.66%) Requirements Management
7 9 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (5.66%) TOGAF
7 9 (5.66%) Resource Management
7 9 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (5.03%) Migration
8 8 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.14%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.52%) Security Management
11 3 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.64%) SQL
2 2 (1.26%) Perl
3 1 (0.63%) C++
3 1 (0.63%) Java
3 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.63%) VBScript
3 1 (0.63%) VB
3 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 159 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (52.83%) MCITP
3 65 (40.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 46 (28.93%) MCSA
5 45 (28.30%) CCA
5 45 (28.30%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (20.13%) MCP
7 19 (11.95%) MCTS
8 17 (10.69%) Degree
8 17 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (7.55%) CCNP
9 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
10 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
11 10 (6.29%) CEH
11 10 (6.29%) CCNA
11 10 (6.29%) CISSP
11 10 (6.29%) CISM
12 9 (5.66%) DV Cleared
13 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (3.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.72%) SLA
2 11 (6.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (52.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (46.54%) Active Directory
3 27 (16.98%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.95%) XenApp
5 12 (7.55%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.29%) vSphere
7 6 (3.77%) XenServer
8 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.26%) UAG
9 2 (1.26%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.63%) Nmap
10 1 (0.63%) Xen
10 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.29%) SCCM
2 5 (3.14%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 122 (76.73%) Microsoft
2 108 (67.92%) VMware
3 89 (55.97%) Citrix
4 40 (25.16%) HP
5 19 (11.95%) Oracle
5 19 (11.95%) Cisco
6 12 (7.55%) NetApp
7 10 (6.29%) IBM
7 10 (6.29%) Dell
8 8 (5.03%) Avaya
9 5 (3.14%) Symantec
9 5 (3.14%) McAfee
9 5 (3.14%) Intel
9 5 (3.14%) Kaspersky
10 3 (1.89%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.89%) ProCurve
10 3 (1.89%) Remedy
11 2 (1.26%) Apple
11 2 (1.26%) Juniper
11 2 (1.26%) SAP
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £49000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £6,240 per year
Posted: 23 days ago