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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 52 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.12% 0.84% 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 2.65% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 17
Average salary £34,250 £45,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.72% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,550 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,000 £37,500
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
137 151 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.25% 31.86% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 130 134 129
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 23 January 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
3 31 (65.96%) Windows
4 28 (59.57%) ITIL
5 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
6 25 (53.19%) MCITP
7 23 (48.94%) MCP
8 19 (40.43%) MCSA
8 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
9 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
10 17 (36.17%) Service Delivery
10 17 (36.17%) VMware
10 17 (36.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
12 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
12 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
12 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (29.79%) MCTS
12 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (27.66%) DNS
14 12 (25.53%) SLA
14 12 (25.53%) CCNA
14 12 (25.53%) CCA
14 12 (25.53%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (21.28%) VPN
15 10 (21.28%) HND
15 10 (21.28%) Legal
15 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.64%) CMS
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.51%) Lync
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
2 13 (27.66%) DNS
3 10 (21.28%) VPN
4 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 3 (6.38%) DHCP
4 3 (6.38%) Intranet
4 3 (6.38%) Internet
4 3 (6.38%) Extranet
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 9 (19.15%) Team Leader
3 6 (12.77%) Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
5 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
5 5 (10.64%) Android
6 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) ITIL
2 17 (36.17%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.77%) Coaching
4 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.26%) MOF
6 1 (2.13%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.13%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (53.19%) MCITP
3 23 (48.94%) MCP
4 19 (40.43%) MCSA
5 17 (36.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (29.79%) MCTS
7 12 (25.53%) CCNA
7 12 (25.53%) CCA
7 12 (25.53%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (21.28%) HND
9 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
10 3 (6.38%) Degree
11 2 (4.26%) CCEE
12 1 (2.13%) VCAP
12 1 (2.13%) VTSP
12 1 (2.13%) NCDA
12 1 (2.13%) NCIE
12 1 (2.13%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Intune
2 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.26%) SCSM
2 2 (4.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.17%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) LANDesk
4 5 (10.64%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) AppSense
6 1 (2.13%) Veeam
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago