The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 110 95 124
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 82 106 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.07% 2.69% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 8.09% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 76 99 77
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1595 1310 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.24% 33.30% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1070 1270
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
South East

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 July 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 July 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 +19 60 £36,500 -7.00% 4
Fareham -13 13 £22,250 -16.82% 2
Farnborough - 5 £35,000 -
Basingstoke -21 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Portsmouth -23 1 £45,000 -5.26%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (81.88%) Windows
3 102 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 82 (59.42%) Active Directory
5 77 (55.80%) VMware
6 75 (54.35%) MS Excel
7 69 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (48.55%) MCITP
9 63 (45.65%) MS Exchange
10 60 (43.48%) Citrix
11 59 (42.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 53 (38.41%) MCSA
13 46 (33.33%) Firewall
13 46 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 41 (29.71%) SQL
15 40 (28.99%) HP
15 40 (28.99%) DNS
16 38 (27.54%) MCP
17 37 (26.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
19 35 (25.36%) Linux
19 35 (25.36%) DHCP
19 35 (25.36%) Windows 7
19 35 (25.36%) Exchange Server 2010
20 33 (23.91%) Windows 8
21 31 (22.46%) SLA
22 30 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
23 29 (21.01%) Network Security
24 27 (19.57%) ITIL
24 27 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 63 (45.65%) MS Exchange
2 35 (25.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (16.67%) IIS
5 19 (13.77%) Tomcat
6 18 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (12.32%) Lync
8 16 (11.59%) SharePoint
9 10 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (5.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.72%) WorkSite
14 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 75 (54.35%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (33.33%) Firewall
2 40 (28.99%) DNS
3 35 (25.36%) DHCP
4 29 (21.01%) Network Security
5 26 (18.84%) TCP/IP
6 23 (16.67%) WAN
6 23 (16.67%) LAN
6 23 (16.67%) SAN
7 7 (5.07%) VPN
8 6 (4.35%) NAS
9 4 (2.90%) Internet
9 4 (2.90%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.45%) DMZ
10 2 (1.45%) SSL
10 2 (1.45%) PBX
10 2 (1.45%) VoIP
10 2 (1.45%) IPsec
10 2 (1.45%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.45%) VLAN
11 1 (0.72%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.49%) MySQL
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Infinispan
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.72%) Redis
5 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 28 (20.29%) Support Engineer
2 25 (18.12%) Consultant
3 17 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (7.97%) IT Support
4 11 (7.97%) Support Specialist
5 10 (7.25%) Analyst
5 10 (7.25%) Information Specialist
5 10 (7.25%) Information Security Specialist
5 10 (7.25%) Security Specialist
6 9 (6.52%) Applications Support Specialist
6 9 (6.52%) Junior
6 9 (6.52%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.52%) Applications Specialist
6 9 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (6.52%) Administrator
7 8 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (5.80%) Junior Consultant
7 8 (5.80%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) LAMP
2 1 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) Clustering
2 20 (14.49%) Thin Client
2 20 (14.49%) Fat Client
3 12 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.97%) Kindle
5 10 (7.25%) CESG
6 7 (5.07%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.90%) LIMS
8 4 (2.90%) PACS
9 3 (2.17%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (1.45%) Firmware
10 2 (1.45%) Replication
10 2 (1.45%) iPad
10 2 (1.45%) iPhone
11 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 113 (81.88%) Windows
2 69 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (26.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (25.36%) Linux
4 35 (25.36%) Windows 7
5 33 (23.91%) Windows 8
6 30 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (17.39%) Windows Vista
8 8 (5.80%) UNIX
8 8 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.07%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.57%) ITIL
2 15 (10.87%) Service Management
2 15 (10.87%) Service Delivery
3 13 (9.42%) Change Management
4 12 (8.70%) Information Security
5 11 (7.97%) Migration
6 10 (7.25%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.25%) Risk Management
6 10 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (7.25%) Capacity Management
6 10 (7.25%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (7.25%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.52%) Requirements Management
7 9 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (6.52%) Resource Management
7 9 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.80%) Business Continuity
9 7 (5.07%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.35%) Identity Management
11 4 (2.90%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.71%) SQL
2 2 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.72%) C
3 1 (0.72%) C++
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.72%) VBScript
3 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 138 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (48.55%) MCITP
3 53 (38.41%) MCSA
4 46 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 38 (27.54%) MCP
6 23 (16.67%) CCA
6 23 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
7 21 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (12.32%) CCNA
9 13 (9.42%) Degree
10 10 (7.25%) CISM
10 10 (7.25%) CCNP
10 10 (7.25%) CISSP
10 10 (7.25%) CEH
11 8 (5.80%) MCTS
12 6 (4.35%) MCDST
13 5 (3.62%) CCSA
14 2 (1.45%) A+ Certification
14 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.72%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.46%) SLA
2 15 (10.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (59.42%) Active Directory
2 59 (42.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 16 (11.59%) vSphere
6 14 (10.14%) XenApp
7 10 (7.25%) XenServer
8 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.90%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.17%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.45%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.72%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) SCCM
2 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.45%) Nagios
4 2 (1.45%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 77 (55.80%) VMware
3 60 (43.48%) Citrix
4 40 (28.99%) HP
5 22 (15.94%) Cisco
6 19 (13.77%) Oracle
7 16 (11.59%) NetApp
8 10 (7.25%) IBM
8 10 (7.25%) Dell
9 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.07%) Apple
10 6 (4.35%) Symantec
10 6 (4.35%) Juniper
11 4 (2.90%) Compaq
12 3 (2.17%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.45%) Pegasus
13 2 (1.45%) CA
13 2 (1.45%) CommVault
13 2 (1.45%) EMC
14 1 (0.72%) LexisNexis
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago