The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 54 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.51% 0.95% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.04% 3.10% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,550 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,000 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MCSE
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 129 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.81% 30.50% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 183 112 178
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 18 December 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 57 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 43 (75.44%) Windows
4 40 (70.18%) MCITP
5 29 (50.88%) ITIL
6 27 (47.37%) Windows 7
7 26 (45.61%) MCSA
8 25 (43.86%) MCP
9 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
9 24 (42.11%) VMware
9 24 (42.11%) MCTS
9 24 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
10 22 (38.60%) MS Exchange
11 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
13 19 (33.33%) Service Delivery
14 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
15 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
16 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (26.32%) SLA
16 15 (26.32%) CCA
16 15 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
17 14 (24.56%) DNS
18 12 (21.05%) Legal
18 12 (21.05%) VPN
18 12 (21.05%) CCNA
18 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (21.05%) HND

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (38.60%) MS Exchange
2 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
5 6 (10.53%) Lync
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
2 14 (24.56%) DNS
3 12 (21.05%) VPN
4 6 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.26%) LAN
5 3 (5.26%) WAN
5 3 (5.26%) Intranet
5 3 (5.26%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) Extranet
6 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
6 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (21.05%) Legal
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Team Leader
1 14 (24.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 13 (22.81%) Consultant
3 10 (17.54%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Replication
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (75.44%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Vista
5 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) Android
8 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) ITIL
2 19 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.53%) Coaching
4 3 (5.26%) Migration
4 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.26%) Service Management
4 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.51%) MOF
6 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.75%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (70.18%) MCITP
3 26 (45.61%) MCSA
4 25 (43.86%) MCP
5 24 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (42.11%) MCTS
6 15 (26.32%) CCA
6 15 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.05%) HND
7 12 (21.05%) CCNA
8 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
8 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.77%) CCEE
10 3 (5.26%) Degree
10 3 (5.26%) VCDX
10 3 (5.26%) NCDA
10 3 (5.26%) NCIE
10 3 (5.26%) VCAP
10 3 (5.26%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (10.53%) XenApp
5 6 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.53%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) XenMobile
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Intune
3 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.51%) SCSM
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.11%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Citrix
4 5 (8.77%) AppSense
5 3 (5.26%) Veeam
5 3 (5.26%) NetApp
5 3 (5.26%) HP
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) Dell
6 2 (3.51%) Remedy
7 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
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