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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 85 121 87
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -34
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 117 70 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.09% 1.78% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.80% 4.80% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 113 69 97
Average salary £40,000 £33,163 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.61% -12.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
1330 1457 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.07% 37.00% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1209 1107
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 +2 50 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Farnborough - 10 £40,500 - 3
Fareham +13 8 £37,250 +35.45%
Basingstoke +8 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Portsmouth -1 8 £45,000 +133.76% 1
Andover - 4 £40,000 -
Havant +5 2 £27,500 -3.50%
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Winchester -20 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Aldershot - 1 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 181 (80.44%) Microsoft
3 168 (74.67%) Windows
4 157 (69.78%) VMware
5 129 (57.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 128 (56.89%) MS Excel
7 105 (46.67%) MCITP
8 100 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 88 (39.11%) HP
10 83 (36.89%) Citrix
10 83 (36.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 79 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 74 (32.89%) Cisco
13 73 (32.44%) Firewall
14 69 (30.67%) TCP/IP
15 63 (28.00%) Active Directory
16 61 (27.11%) NetApp
17 59 (26.22%) MCSA
18 57 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
19 56 (24.89%) ITIL
19 56 (24.89%) CCA
19 56 (24.89%) Citrix Certification
20 52 (23.11%) Hyper-V
21 50 (22.22%) vSphere
22 48 (21.33%) Office 365
23 47 (20.89%) MS Exchange
24 46 (20.44%) Thin Client
24 46 (20.44%) Windows Vista
24 46 (20.44%) Fat Client
24 46 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 47 (20.89%) MS Exchange
2 34 (15.11%) Lync
3 28 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (5.33%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.00%) IIS
8 5 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 128 (56.89%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.78%) MS Project
3 4 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.78%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 48 (21.33%) Office 365
2 46 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.22%) IaaS
4 2 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (32.44%) Firewall
2 69 (30.67%) TCP/IP
3 34 (15.11%) LAN
4 27 (12.00%) DHCP
4 27 (12.00%) DNS
5 25 (11.11%) WAN
6 12 (5.33%) VoIP
7 11 (4.89%) SAN
8 6 (2.67%) Wireless
8 6 (2.67%) VPN
9 5 (2.22%) Unified Communications
10 4 (1.78%) SNMP
10 4 (1.78%) NAS
11 3 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.89%) PBX
12 2 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.89%) IPv4
12 2 (0.89%) CTI
13 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.33%) RavenDB
4 3 (1.33%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Infinispan
5 1 (0.44%) Redis
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) MySQL
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.33%) NUnit
1 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.33%) MSTest
1 3 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (3.56%) Finance
2 5 (2.22%) Electronics
3 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Retail
4 1 (0.44%) Billing
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (29.78%) Consultant
2 45 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (17.33%) Support Engineer
4 25 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 25 (11.11%) IT Support
5 23 (10.22%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 23 (10.22%) Senior Consultant
6 22 (9.78%) IT Consultant
6 22 (9.78%) Support Consultant
7 20 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Design Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Cloud Consultant
10 15 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) Cloud Engineer
12 13 (5.78%) Architect
12 13 (5.78%) Senior Support Engineer
12 13 (5.78%) Operations Engineer
12 13 (5.78%) Senior Operations Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.67%) HTML
2 4 (1.78%) .NET
2 4 (1.78%) COM
3 3 (1.33%) CSS
3 3 (1.33%) Web Services
3 3 (1.33%) Silverlight
3 3 (1.33%) RESTful
3 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.89%) XML
5 1 (0.44%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.44%) Thin Client
1 46 (20.44%) Fat Client
2 39 (17.33%) Private Cloud
3 21 (9.33%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (9.33%) Clustering
4 13 (5.78%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.78%) CMDB
7 2 (0.89%) AS400
7 2 (0.89%) iPhone
7 2 (0.89%) iPad
7 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.44%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 168 (74.67%) Windows
2 100 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (20.44%) Windows Vista
5 38 (16.89%) Windows 8
6 32 (14.22%) Windows 7
7 28 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 22 (9.78%) Linux
10 16 (7.11%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.22%) CentOS
12 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.89%) UNIX
13 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.44%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.89%) ITIL
2 26 (11.56%) CRM
3 25 (11.11%) Change Management
4 19 (8.44%) Service Delivery
5 16 (7.11%) TOGAF
6 13 (5.78%) Migration
6 13 (5.78%) Service Management
7 10 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (2.67%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.22%) PRINCE2
11 4 (1.78%) UML
11 4 (1.78%) Configuration Management
11 4 (1.78%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (1.78%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.33%) BDD
12 3 (1.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (1.33%) Unit Testing
12 3 (1.33%) TDD
12 3 (1.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.22%) SQL
2 6 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.33%) C#
4 2 (0.89%) Java
5 1 (0.44%) Perl
5 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 225 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (46.67%) MCITP
3 83 (36.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 59 (26.22%) MCSA
5 57 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (24.89%) CCA
6 56 (24.89%) Citrix Certification
7 43 (19.11%) CCNA
8 42 (18.67%) MCTS
9 31 (13.78%) MCP
10 29 (12.89%) Security Cleared
11 28 (12.44%) SC Cleared
12 26 (11.56%) DV Cleared
12 26 (11.56%) Degree
13 13 (5.78%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (3.11%) CCNP
15 5 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (1.78%) MCDST
16 4 (1.78%) HP AIS
16 4 (1.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.22%) SLA
2 13 (5.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.33%) QA
4 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 129 (57.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (28.00%) Active Directory
3 52 (23.11%) Hyper-V
4 50 (22.22%) vSphere
5 40 (17.78%) vCloud
6 32 (14.22%) XenApp
7 8 (3.56%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.11%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.89%) XenServer
10 1 (0.44%) Xen
10 1 (0.44%) Firmware
10 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (12.00%) SCOM
2 5 (2.22%) Windows Intune
2 5 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.78%) WMI
3 4 (1.78%) WSUS
3 4 (1.78%) SCCM
4 3 (1.33%) Nagios
4 3 (1.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (1.33%) OpenView
5 1 (0.44%) MOM
5 1 (0.44%) Nmap
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 181 (80.44%) Microsoft
2 157 (69.78%) VMware
3 88 (39.11%) HP
4 83 (36.89%) Citrix
5 74 (32.89%) Cisco
6 61 (27.11%) NetApp
7 27 (12.00%) Remedy
8 23 (10.22%) LANDesk
9 19 (8.44%) Avaya
10 6 (2.67%) Juniper
10 6 (2.67%) Oracle
11 5 (2.22%) Dell
12 4 (1.78%) Progress
12 4 (1.78%) Sony
12 4 (1.78%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.78%) Symantec
12 4 (1.78%) ProCurve
12 4 (1.78%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.89%) Apple
13 2 (0.89%) Mitel
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