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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 50 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 27 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.67% 1.65% 3.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 5.93% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 18
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £32,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +9.64%
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
252 118 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.29% 27.90% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 247 102 200
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £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 20 November 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (88.14%) Microsoft
3 46 (77.97%) Windows
4 42 (71.19%) MCITP
5 30 (50.85%) ITIL
6 29 (49.15%) VMware
6 29 (49.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (47.46%) Windows 7
7 28 (47.46%) MCSA
8 26 (44.07%) MS Exchange
9 25 (42.37%) MS Excel
9 25 (42.37%) MCP
9 25 (42.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (42.37%) MCTS
10 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
11 21 (35.59%) TCP/IP
12 19 (32.20%) Service Delivery
12 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
14 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (25.42%) SLA
15 15 (25.42%) CCA
15 15 (25.42%) Citrix Certification
16 14 (23.73%) DNS
17 12 (20.34%) Legal
17 12 (20.34%) VPN
17 12 (20.34%) CCNA
17 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (20.34%) HND

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 26 (44.07%) MS Exchange
2 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2003
2 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.08%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (42.37%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) TCP/IP
2 14 (23.73%) DNS
3 12 (20.34%) VPN
4 7 (11.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.08%) LAN
5 3 (5.08%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) DHCP
6 2 (3.39%) SAN
6 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (20.34%) Legal
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Team Leader
1 15 (25.42%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 13 (22.03%) Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (10.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows 7
3 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Vista
5 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.08%) Migration
3 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (5.08%) Coaching
4 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.39%) MOF
5 1 (1.69%) Workflow
5 1 (1.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (71.19%) MCITP
3 29 (49.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (47.46%) MCSA
5 25 (42.37%) MCP
5 25 (42.37%) MCTS
6 15 (25.42%) CCA
6 15 (25.42%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (20.34%) HND
7 12 (20.34%) CCNA
8 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
8 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.47%) CCEE
10 3 (5.08%) VCDX
10 3 (5.08%) NCDA
10 3 (5.08%) NCIE
10 3 (5.08%) VCAP
10 3 (5.08%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (42.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
3 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.86%) XenApp
4 7 (11.86%) XenDesktop
4 7 (11.86%) vSphere
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCOM
1 5 (8.47%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Intune
2 2 (3.39%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 52 (88.14%) Microsoft
2 29 (49.15%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Citrix
4 5 (8.47%) AppSense
5 3 (5.08%) Veeam
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 3 (5.08%) NetApp
5 3 (5.08%) Remedy
5 3 (5.08%) HP
5 3 (5.08%) Dell
Northampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago