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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 94 77 115
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +38
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 108 103 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.80% 3.09% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.88% 9.41% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 102 103 84
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1370 1095 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.46% 32.88% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 909 1364
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +5 44 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Andover +10 17 £50,000 +16.27%
Portsmouth -28 7 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Basingstoke 0 5 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Fareham -10 5 £27,000 -15.62% 1
Aldershot - 2 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 156 (84.78%) Microsoft
3 151 (82.07%) Windows
4 131 (71.20%) VMware
5 115 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 111 (60.33%) MS Excel
7 104 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 94 (51.09%) MCITP
9 91 (49.46%) Citrix
10 83 (45.11%) Firewall
11 81 (44.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 67 (36.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 64 (34.78%) TCP/IP
14 61 (33.15%) Active Directory
15 54 (29.35%) HP
16 53 (28.80%) CCA
16 53 (28.80%) Citrix Certification
17 51 (27.72%) Windows Vista
18 49 (26.63%) Thin Client
18 49 (26.63%) Fat Client
19 47 (25.54%) Windows 8
20 46 (25.00%) Windows 7
21 44 (23.91%) MCSA
22 43 (23.37%) Cisco
22 43 (23.37%) MS Exchange
23 40 (21.74%) ITIL
24 36 (19.57%) MCTS
24 36 (19.57%) Hyper-V
25 35 (19.02%) Windows Server 2003
25 35 (19.02%) Change Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (23.37%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.59%) Lync
3 20 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.24%) SharePoint
5 15 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (5.98%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (5.98%) IIS
7 9 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.72%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.54%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.54%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 111 (60.33%) MS Excel
2 33 (17.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.76%) Office 365
2 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.26%) IaaS
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (45.11%) Firewall
2 64 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 30 (16.30%) DNS
4 28 (15.22%) DHCP
5 24 (13.04%) LAN
6 19 (10.33%) WAN
7 9 (4.89%) VPN
8 7 (3.80%) VoIP
9 6 (3.26%) Network Security
10 4 (2.17%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.17%) SAN
11 3 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.63%) Wireless
12 2 (1.09%) CTI
12 2 (1.09%) Internet
12 2 (1.09%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.09%) PBX
13 1 (0.54%) LDAP
13 1 (0.54%) GPRS
13 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.26%) MySQL
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.54%) Redis
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) Infinispan
4 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (1.09%) Advertising
2 1 (0.54%) Retail
2 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (25.54%) Consultant
2 41 (22.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (17.93%) Support Engineer
4 25 (13.59%) IT Support
5 24 (13.04%) Support Consultant
5 24 (13.04%) IT Consultant
6 20 (10.87%) Design Engineer
7 14 (7.61%) Technical Consultant
8 12 (6.52%) Administrator
8 12 (6.52%) Architect
8 12 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Network Administrator
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Operations Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Operations Support Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Senior Support Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.72%) LAMP
2 2 (1.09%) SAML
3 1 (0.54%) Middleware
3 1 (0.54%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) ODBC
3 1 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.63%) Thin Client
1 49 (26.63%) Fat Client
2 27 (14.67%) Clustering
3 16 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 15 (8.15%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.17%) CESG
5 4 (2.17%) Kindle
6 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.09%) CMDB
6 2 (1.09%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.09%) AS400
7 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.54%) iPhone
7 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 151 (82.07%) Windows
2 115 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (44.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (27.72%) Windows Vista
5 47 (25.54%) Windows 8
6 46 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 35 (19.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (18.48%) Windows XP
9 20 (10.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (6.52%) Linux
11 3 (1.63%) UNIX
12 2 (1.09%) CentOS
12 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.54%) Android
13 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.74%) ITIL
2 35 (19.02%) Change Management
3 24 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 20 (10.87%) TOGAF
5 18 (9.78%) CRM
6 10 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 7 (3.80%) Service Management
9 5 (2.72%) Configuration Management
9 5 (2.72%) Capacity Management
10 4 (2.17%) Risk Management
10 4 (2.17%) Migration
10 4 (2.17%) Information Security
10 4 (2.17%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (2.17%) Incident Management
11 2 (1.09%) Resource Management
11 2 (1.09%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.09%) Release Management
11 2 (1.09%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.09%) Perl
3 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.54%) C++
3 1 (0.54%) Java
3 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.54%) VBScript
3 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (51.09%) MCITP
3 67 (36.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 53 (28.80%) CCA
4 53 (28.80%) Citrix Certification
5 44 (23.91%) MCSA
6 36 (19.57%) MCTS
7 30 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (14.67%) MCP
9 26 (14.13%) Security Cleared
10 24 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 20 (10.87%) DV Cleared
12 19 (10.33%) Degree
13 15 (8.15%) CCNA
13 15 (8.15%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (5.98%) CCNP
15 5 (2.72%) A+ Certification
16 4 (2.17%) CEH
16 4 (2.17%) CISM
16 4 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.96%) SLA
2 11 (5.98%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (33.15%) Active Directory
3 36 (19.57%) Hyper-V
4 27 (14.67%) XenApp
5 19 (10.33%) vSphere
6 15 (8.15%) vCloud
7 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.09%) UAG
8 2 (1.09%) Xen
8 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.54%) Nmap
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (11.41%) SCOM
2 4 (2.17%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.09%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) MOM
4 1 (0.54%) Puppet
4 1 (0.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 156 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 131 (71.20%) VMware
3 91 (49.46%) Citrix
4 54 (29.35%) HP
5 43 (23.37%) Cisco
6 29 (15.76%) NetApp
7 18 (9.78%) LANDesk
7 18 (9.78%) Remedy
8 17 (9.24%) Avaya
9 6 (3.26%) Juniper
9 6 (3.26%) Oracle
10 5 (2.72%) Intel
10 5 (2.72%) Symantec
10 5 (2.72%) McAfee
10 5 (2.72%) Kaspersky
11 3 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.09%) IronPort
12 2 (1.09%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.09%) IBM
12 2 (1.09%) Dell
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