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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 43 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 33 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.09% 5.29% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 17.65% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 3
Average salary £41,500 £22,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.51% -31.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £22,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
231 102 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.65% 30.00% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 217 97 171
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 £24,500 £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 30 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 40 (72.73%) MS Exchange
5 40 (72.73%) ITIL
6 37 (67.27%) VMware
7 34 (61.82%) MCITP
8 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
9 26 (47.27%) MCP
10 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (38.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
13 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
14 18 (32.73%) DNS
15 17 (30.91%) TCP/IP
16 16 (29.09%) MS Office
16 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
17 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (27.27%) CCNA
17 15 (27.27%) DHCP
17 15 (27.27%) Cisco
17 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (25.45%) Firewall
19 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
20 12 (21.82%) MCTS
21 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
21 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
21 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 40 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (18.18%) 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 16 (29.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) DNS
2 17 (30.91%) 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
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%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 9 (16.36%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.73%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Support
7 3 (5.45%) Network Support
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
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%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (90.91%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.36%) Windows Vista
5 9 (16.36%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL V3
3 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (7.27%) Workflow
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.82%) Data 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 34 (61.82%) MCITP
4 26 (47.27%) MCP
5 21 (38.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (27.27%) CCNA
6 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.82%) MCTS
8 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 10 (18.18%) 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%) HNC
11 2 (3.64%) HND
11 2 (3.64%) NCDA
11 2 (3.64%) NCIE
11 2 (3.64%) VCDX
11 2 (3.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.91%) XenApp
4 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
8 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 37 (67.27%) VMware
3 15 (27.27%) Cisco
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
5 3 (5.45%) Altiris
5 3 (5.45%) AppSense
5 3 (5.45%) HP
5 3 (5.45%) Dell
6 2 (3.64%) NetApp
6 2 (3.64%) Remedy
6 2 (3.64%) Veeam
7 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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