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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 125 94 111
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 81 99 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.03% 2.51% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 7.87% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 94 77
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £26,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
1576 1258 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.58% 31.95% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1023 1316
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 56 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Fareham +1 13 £18,000 -34.54% 1
Havant -6 3 £27,500 - 1
Basingstoke -13 2 £38,750 -29.54%
Farnborough -3 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Portsmouth -21 1 £45,000 - 1
Andover - 1 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (83.67%) Windows
3 112 (76.19%) Microsoft
4 97 (65.99%) VMware
5 86 (58.50%) MS Excel
6 83 (56.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (53.06%) Active Directory
8 77 (52.38%) MCITP
9 76 (51.70%) Citrix
10 75 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (44.90%) MS Exchange
12 60 (40.82%) MCSA
13 57 (38.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 53 (36.05%) Firewall
15 44 (29.93%) Windows Server 2012
16 42 (28.57%) MCP
17 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
17 38 (25.85%) HP
17 38 (25.85%) Windows 8
18 36 (24.49%) Windows 7
19 35 (23.81%) DNS
19 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
20 34 (23.13%) SQL
20 34 (23.13%) Linux
21 33 (22.45%) SLA
22 32 (21.77%) DHCP
22 32 (21.77%) TCP/IP
22 32 (21.77%) CCA
22 32 (21.77%) Citrix Certification
22 32 (21.77%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 66 (44.90%) MS Exchange
2 32 (21.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (14.29%) IIS
5 19 (12.93%) Tomcat
6 18 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (10.88%) Lync
8 15 (10.20%) SharePoint
9 6 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.68%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 86 (58.50%) MS Excel
2 25 (17.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Office 365
2 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.05%) Firewall
2 35 (23.81%) DNS
3 32 (21.77%) DHCP
3 32 (21.77%) TCP/IP
4 25 (17.01%) Network Security
5 21 (14.29%) LAN
5 21 (14.29%) SAN
6 20 (13.61%) WAN
7 9 (6.12%) VPN
8 6 (4.08%) NAS
9 3 (2.04%) Internet
10 2 (1.36%) DMZ
10 2 (1.36%) SSL
10 2 (1.36%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.36%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.68%) IMAP
11 1 (0.68%) VLAN
11 1 (0.68%) LDAP
11 1 (0.68%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.61%) MySQL
3 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Redis
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.68%) Infinispan
General
1 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (18.37%) Support Engineer
2 26 (17.69%) Consultant
3 25 (17.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (9.52%) Administrator
4 14 (9.52%) IT Support
5 11 (7.48%) Junior
6 10 (6.80%) Analyst
6 10 (6.80%) Support Specialist
6 10 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (6.80%) Network Administrator
6 10 (6.80%) Security Specialist
6 10 (6.80%) Information Security Specialist
6 10 (6.80%) Information Specialist
7 9 (6.12%) Applications Support Specialist
7 9 (6.12%) Support Consultant
7 9 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.12%) Applications Specialist
7 9 (6.12%) IT Consultant
8 8 (5.44%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.44%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) LAMP
2 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.68%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.73%) Fat Client
1 29 (19.73%) Thin Client
2 21 (14.29%) Clustering
3 12 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.48%) Kindle
5 10 (6.80%) CESG
6 6 (4.08%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.72%) LIMS
7 4 (2.72%) PACS
8 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.04%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (1.36%) iPhone
10 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) Replication
10 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 123 (83.67%) Windows
2 83 (56.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (29.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (25.85%) Windows 8
5 36 (24.49%) Windows 7
6 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (23.13%) Linux
8 32 (21.77%) Windows Vista
9 13 (8.84%) Windows XP
10 8 (5.44%) UNIX
11 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (4.08%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.68%) Android
13 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.05%) ITIL
2 19 (12.93%) Change Management
3 14 (9.52%) Service Management
4 12 (8.16%) Service Delivery
5 11 (7.48%) Information Security
6 10 (6.80%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.80%) Risk Management
6 10 (6.80%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (6.80%) Capacity Management
7 9 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (6.12%) Resource Management
7 9 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.12%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.12%) Requirements Management
7 9 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (5.44%) Migration
9 7 (4.76%) Project Planning
9 7 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.08%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.13%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) Perl
3 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.68%) C++
3 1 (0.68%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.68%) VBScript
3 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 147 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (52.38%) MCITP
3 60 (40.82%) MCSA
4 57 (38.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 42 (28.57%) MCP
6 32 (21.77%) CCA
6 32 (21.77%) Citrix Certification
7 18 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (12.24%) MCTS
8 15 (10.20%) Degree
9 14 (9.52%) CCNA
10 12 (8.16%) CCNP
11 10 (6.80%) CISM
11 10 (6.80%) CISSP
11 10 (6.80%) CEH
12 5 (3.40%) MCDST
13 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
13 3 (2.04%) A+ Certification
13 3 (2.04%) CCSA
14 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.45%) SLA
2 12 (8.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 75 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (19.73%) Hyper-V
4 18 (12.24%) XenDesktop
5 16 (10.88%) XenApp
6 12 (8.16%) vSphere
7 10 (6.80%) XenServer
8 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.04%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.36%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.68%) Xen
11 1 (0.68%) Nmap
11 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.36%) SCOM
4 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.68%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.68%) Icinga
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.68%) Nagios
4 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 112 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 97 (65.99%) VMware
3 76 (51.70%) Citrix
4 38 (25.85%) HP
5 19 (12.93%) Oracle
5 19 (12.93%) Cisco
6 12 (8.16%) NetApp
7 10 (6.80%) Dell
7 10 (6.80%) IBM
8 7 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.76%) Apple
9 6 (4.08%) Juniper
9 6 (4.08%) Symantec
10 4 (2.72%) Compaq
10 4 (2.72%) Intel
11 3 (2.04%) Kaspersky
11 3 (2.04%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.04%) McAfee
12 2 (1.36%) Remedy
12 2 (1.36%) Avaya
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Pension and Private Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago