The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 39 37 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 34 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.35% 4.90% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 16.83% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 2
Average salary £41,500 £22,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.63% -36.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,400 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
221 101 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.75% 29.11% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 207 96 164
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
Northamptonshire

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCSE
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northampton region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Northampton

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 55 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (94.55%) Microsoft
3 50 (90.91%) Windows
4 42 (76.36%) MCSA
5 41 (74.55%) ITIL
6 39 (70.91%) MS Exchange
7 38 (69.09%) VMware
8 33 (60.00%) MCITP
9 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
10 25 (45.45%) MCP
11 22 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 21 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
13 20 (36.36%) Hyper-V
14 18 (32.73%) DNS
15 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
16 15 (27.27%) CCNA
16 15 (27.27%) DHCP
16 15 (27.27%) Cisco
16 15 (27.27%) MS Office
16 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
16 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (25.45%) Firewall
18 12 (21.82%) MCTS
18 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
19 9 (16.36%) ITIL V3
19 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
19 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 39 (70.91%) MS Exchange
2 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) Lync
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 15 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
3 15 (27.27%) DHCP
4 14 (25.45%) Firewall
5 5 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 4 (7.27%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) WAN
8 1 (1.82%) LAN
8 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Specialist
2 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (18.18%) Network Manager
3 10 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (16.36%) Team Leader
4 9 (16.36%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 7 (12.73%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Support
8 3 (5.45%) Network Support
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Kindle
2 2 (3.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (90.91%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Vista
5 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL V3
3 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (7.27%) Workflow
5 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.82%) Data Management
6 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (76.36%) MCSA
3 33 (60.00%) MCITP
4 25 (45.45%) MCP
5 22 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (27.27%) CCNA
6 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.82%) MCTS
8 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
8 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.27%) CCA
9 4 (7.27%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (5.45%) CCEE
10 3 (5.45%) VCAP
10 3 (5.45%) NCDA
10 3 (5.45%) HNC
11 2 (3.64%) HND
11 2 (3.64%) NCIE
11 2 (3.64%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.91%) XenApp
4 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.91%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) XenMobile
1 3 (5.45%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 52 (94.55%) Microsoft
2 38 (69.09%) VMware
3 15 (27.27%) Cisco
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) HP
6 3 (5.45%) Veeam
6 3 (5.45%) Altiris
6 3 (5.45%) NetApp
6 3 (5.45%) AppSense
6 3 (5.45%) Dell
7 2 (3.64%) Remedy
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
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