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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 76 84 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 135 93 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.51% 2.85% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.93% 8.49% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 129 92 84
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
1360 1095 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.39% 33.58% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 907 1315
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 54 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Portsmouth -23 11 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Fareham -6 10 £33,750 +4.65%
Basingstoke 0 8 £65,000 +170.83% 1
Aldershot - 4 - -
Andover -11 3 £50,000 +16.27%
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Farnborough +4 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Winchester -13 1 £35,000 +9.37%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 179 (84.43%) Microsoft
3 166 (78.30%) Windows
4 153 (72.17%) VMware
5 125 (58.96%) MS Excel
6 124 (58.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 109 (51.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 104 (49.06%) MCITP
9 97 (45.75%) Citrix
10 88 (41.51%) Firewall
11 87 (41.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 78 (36.79%) HP
12 78 (36.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 74 (34.91%) TCP/IP
14 64 (30.19%) Cisco
15 61 (28.77%) CCA
15 61 (28.77%) Citrix Certification
16 55 (25.94%) Active Directory
17 54 (25.47%) ITIL
18 51 (24.06%) Windows Vista
19 50 (23.58%) MS Exchange
20 48 (22.64%) MCSA
20 48 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
21 47 (22.17%) Thin Client
21 47 (22.17%) Fat Client
22 46 (21.70%) NetApp
23 44 (20.75%) Windows 8
24 43 (20.28%) Hyper-V
24 43 (20.28%) MCTS
25 41 (19.34%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (23.58%) MS Exchange
2 33 (15.57%) Lync
3 27 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (10.38%) SharePoint
5 19 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (5.66%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (3.77%) IIS
9 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.47%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 125 (58.96%) MS Excel
2 30 (14.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.94%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 41 (19.34%) Office 365
2 34 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.30%) IaaS
4 2 (0.94%) PaaS
4 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 88 (41.51%) Firewall
2 74 (34.91%) TCP/IP
3 34 (16.04%) LAN
4 29 (13.68%) DHCP
5 28 (13.21%) DNS
6 27 (12.74%) WAN
7 12 (5.66%) VoIP
8 11 (5.19%) VPN
8 11 (5.19%) SAN
9 7 (3.30%) Wireless
10 5 (2.36%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.89%) SNMP
12 3 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.94%) NAS
13 2 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.94%) CTI
13 2 (0.94%) Internet
13 2 (0.94%) PBX
13 2 (0.94%) IPv4
13 2 (0.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (0.94%) Advertising
1 2 (0.94%) Electronics
2 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.47%) Finance
2 1 (0.47%) Law
2 1 (0.47%) Retail
2 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (26.42%) Consultant
2 40 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (18.87%) Support Engineer
3 25 (11.79%) IT Support
4 23 (10.85%) IT Consultant
4 23 (10.85%) Support Consultant
5 20 (9.43%) Design Engineer
6 16 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (7.08%) Architect
8 14 (6.60%) Senior Consultant
8 14 (6.60%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 13 (6.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.13%) Senior Support Engineer
9 13 (6.13%) Operations Engineer
9 13 (6.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 13 (6.13%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (6.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 12 (5.66%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
10 12 (5.66%) Operations Support Engineer
10 12 (5.66%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.94%) SAML
1 2 (0.94%) COM
2 1 (0.47%) XML
2 1 (0.47%) ODBC
2 1 (0.47%) HTML
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) Middleware
2 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.17%) Thin Client
1 47 (22.17%) Fat Client
2 22 (10.38%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (9.91%) Clustering
4 14 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.89%) CMDB
6 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.42%) iPhone
7 2 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.94%) iPad
7 2 (0.94%) AS400
8 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 166 (78.30%) Windows
2 109 (51.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (41.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (24.06%) Windows Vista
5 44 (20.75%) Windows 8
6 41 (19.34%) Windows 7
7 33 (15.57%) Windows XP
8 30 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (9.43%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (3.30%) Linux
11 2 (0.94%) CentOS
11 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.47%) UNIX
12 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.47%) ITIL
2 35 (16.51%) Change Management
3 25 (11.79%) CRM
4 22 (10.38%) Service Delivery
5 20 (9.43%) TOGAF
6 14 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (6.13%) Migration
8 12 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.77%) Service Management
10 5 (2.36%) Incident Management
11 4 (1.89%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2
12 3 (1.42%) Configuration Management
12 3 (1.42%) Capacity Management
13 2 (0.94%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (0.94%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (0.94%) Line Management
13 2 (0.94%) Mobile Device Management
13 2 (0.94%) Coaching
13 2 (0.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.62%) SQL
2 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 212 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (49.06%) MCITP
3 78 (36.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 61 (28.77%) CCA
4 61 (28.77%) Citrix Certification
5 48 (22.64%) MCSA
5 48 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (20.28%) MCTS
7 33 (15.57%) CCNA
8 28 (13.21%) Security Cleared
9 27 (12.74%) SC Cleared
9 27 (12.74%) MCP
10 24 (11.32%) DV Cleared
11 21 (9.91%) Degree
12 17 (8.02%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (5.19%) CCNP
14 5 (2.36%) A+ Certification
15 4 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.89%) HP AIS
15 4 (1.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.79%) SLA
2 13 (6.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (58.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (25.94%) Active Directory
3 43 (20.28%) Hyper-V
4 38 (17.92%) XenApp
5 36 (16.98%) vSphere
6 26 (12.26%) vCloud
7 8 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.36%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.94%) UAG
9 2 (0.94%) XenServer
9 2 (0.94%) Xen
9 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.94%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (13.21%) SCOM
2 5 (2.36%) Windows Intune
3 4 (1.89%) WMI
3 4 (1.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.94%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) OpenView
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) MOM
5 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 179 (84.43%) Microsoft
2 153 (72.17%) VMware
3 97 (45.75%) Citrix
4 78 (36.79%) HP
5 64 (30.19%) Cisco
6 46 (21.70%) NetApp
7 26 (12.26%) Remedy
7 26 (12.26%) LANDesk
8 19 (8.96%) Avaya
9 9 (4.25%) Symantec
10 7 (3.30%) Juniper
11 6 (2.83%) Intel
12 5 (2.36%) McAfee
12 5 (2.36%) Kaspersky
13 4 (1.89%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.42%) Oracle
15 2 (0.94%) IronPort
15 2 (0.94%) Mitel
15 2 (0.94%) Google
15 2 (0.94%) Sony
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sony UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago