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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 69 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.76% 4.93% 4.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 15.17% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 18
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +84.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £26,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £46,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
167 211 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 25.23% 32.51% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 153 199 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (46.67%) MCP
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (40.00%) SCCM
7 6 (40.00%) vSphere
8 5 (33.33%) LANDesk
8 5 (33.33%) Retail
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) CCNP
8 5 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (26.67%) MobileIron
9 4 (26.67%) VCP5
9 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (26.67%) Android
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (26.67%) Mac OS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 3 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
3 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCP
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (26.67%) VCP5
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) MCDST
7 2 (13.33%) MCITP
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) MCSA
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (6.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
Northampton, Northamptonshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago