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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 73 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 130 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.44% 2.15% 2.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.62% 6.08% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 125 76 100
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,420
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.18%
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
1351 1266 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.77% 35.28% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1034 1234
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +10 55 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Basingstoke +9 10 £45,000 +87.50%
Fareham +9 10 £33,750 +5.46%
Portsmouth -16 10 £45,000 +133.76% 1
Andover -8 4 £40,000 -6.97% 1
Aldershot - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 £36,000 -
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Winchester -24 1 £35,000 +16.66%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 223 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 182 (81.61%) Microsoft
3 171 (76.68%) Windows
4 160 (71.75%) VMware
5 130 (58.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 127 (56.95%) MS Excel
7 107 (47.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 103 (46.19%) MCITP
9 95 (42.60%) Citrix
10 88 (39.46%) HP
11 85 (38.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 85 (38.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 83 (37.22%) Firewall
13 76 (34.08%) TCP/IP
14 70 (31.39%) Cisco
15 61 (27.35%) Active Directory
15 61 (27.35%) CCA
15 61 (27.35%) Citrix Certification
16 57 (25.56%) Cisco Certification
16 57 (25.56%) ITIL
17 53 (23.77%) NetApp
18 51 (22.87%) Thin Client
18 51 (22.87%) Windows Vista
18 51 (22.87%) Fat Client
19 50 (22.42%) MCSA
20 49 (21.97%) Hyper-V
21 48 (21.52%) MS Exchange
22 45 (20.18%) Office 365
22 45 (20.18%) Windows 8
23 43 (19.28%) vSphere

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 48 (21.52%) MS Exchange
2 32 (14.35%) Lync
3 26 (11.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (8.07%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (4.04%) IIS
8 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.45%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 127 (56.95%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS Project
3 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.79%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.90%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 45 (20.18%) Office 365
2 41 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.14%) IaaS
4 2 (0.90%) PaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (37.22%) Firewall
2 76 (34.08%) TCP/IP
3 33 (14.80%) DHCP
4 32 (14.35%) LAN
5 31 (13.90%) DNS
6 25 (11.21%) WAN
7 13 (5.83%) SAN
8 12 (5.38%) VoIP
9 7 (3.14%) VPN
10 6 (2.69%) Wireless
11 5 (2.24%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.79%) NAS
12 4 (1.79%) SNMP
13 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (0.90%) IPv4
14 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (0.90%) CTI
14 2 (0.90%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.90%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.90%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.90%) RavenDB
3 2 (0.90%) Neo4j
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.90%) NUnit
1 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
1 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.90%) MSTest
1 2 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (1.79%) Electronics
1 4 (1.79%) Finance
2 2 (0.90%) Advertising
3 1 (0.45%) Retail
3 1 (0.45%) Billing
3 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (28.25%) Consultant
2 45 (20.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (17.04%) Support Engineer
4 26 (11.66%) IT Support
5 23 (10.31%) Support Consultant
5 23 (10.31%) IT Consultant
6 20 (8.97%) Technical Consultant
6 20 (8.97%) Design Engineer
7 19 (8.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (8.07%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 18 (8.07%) Senior Consultant
9 17 (7.62%) Architect
10 15 (6.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 15 (6.73%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (6.28%) Cloud Consultant
12 13 (5.83%) Operations Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Senior Support Engineer
13 12 (5.38%) Systems Support Engineer
13 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) HTML
2 3 (1.35%) .NET
3 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.90%) COM
3 2 (0.90%) CSS
3 2 (0.90%) Web Services
3 2 (0.90%) XML
3 2 (0.90%) SAML
3 2 (0.90%) Silverlight
3 2 (0.90%) RESTful
3 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.90%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.45%) Middleware
4 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.87%) Thin Client
1 51 (22.87%) Fat Client
2 25 (11.21%) Clustering
3 21 (9.42%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.79%) CMDB
7 2 (0.90%) AS400
7 2 (0.90%) iPhone
7 2 (0.90%) iPad
7 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 171 (76.68%) Windows
2 107 (47.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (38.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (22.87%) Windows Vista
5 45 (20.18%) Windows 8
6 40 (17.94%) Windows 7
7 30 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (13.45%) Windows XP
8 20 (8.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 17 (7.62%) Linux
10 4 (1.79%) CentOS
11 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.45%) UNIX
12 1 (0.45%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.56%) ITIL
2 31 (13.90%) Change Management
3 24 (10.76%) CRM
4 22 (9.87%) Service Delivery
5 20 (8.97%) TOGAF
6 13 (5.83%) Migration
7 11 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (4.93%) Mentoring
8 10 (4.48%) Service Management
9 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2
9 5 (2.24%) Incident Management
10 4 (1.79%) Data Protection
10 4 (1.79%) UML
11 3 (1.35%) Configuration Management
11 3 (1.35%) Capacity Management
11 3 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (0.90%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (0.90%) Line Management
12 2 (0.90%) CQRS
12 2 (0.90%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.25%) SQL
2 5 (2.24%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 223 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (46.19%) MCITP
3 85 (38.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 61 (27.35%) CCA
4 61 (27.35%) Citrix Certification
5 57 (25.56%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (22.42%) MCSA
7 42 (18.83%) CCNA
8 39 (17.49%) MCTS
9 33 (14.80%) Security Cleared
10 32 (14.35%) SC Cleared
11 30 (13.45%) DV Cleared
12 29 (13.00%) MCP
13 24 (10.76%) Degree
14 15 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (4.48%) CCNP
16 4 (1.79%) HND
16 4 (1.79%) MCDST
16 4 (1.79%) A+ Certification
16 4 (1.79%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.87%) SLA
2 13 (5.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 130 (58.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (27.35%) Active Directory
3 49 (21.97%) Hyper-V
4 43 (19.28%) vSphere
5 37 (16.59%) XenApp
6 33 (14.80%) vCloud
7 8 (3.59%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.14%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.90%) XenServer
9 2 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.90%) UAG
9 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.45%) Xen
10 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (12.11%) SCOM
2 5 (2.24%) Windows Intune
3 4 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.79%) WMI
4 3 (1.35%) SCCM
5 2 (0.90%) OpenView
5 2 (0.90%) Nagios
5 2 (0.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.45%) MOM
6 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 182 (81.61%) Microsoft
2 160 (71.75%) VMware
3 95 (42.60%) Citrix
4 88 (39.46%) HP
5 70 (31.39%) Cisco
6 53 (23.77%) NetApp
7 25 (11.21%) Remedy
8 24 (10.76%) LANDesk
9 18 (8.07%) Avaya
10 7 (3.14%) Juniper
11 6 (2.69%) Intel
11 6 (2.69%) Symantec
12 5 (2.24%) Oracle
13 4 (1.79%) Progress
13 4 (1.79%) Dell
13 4 (1.79%) Sony
13 4 (1.79%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.90%) Apple
15 2 (0.90%) McAfee
Hampshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago