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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 41 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 33 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.93% 3.23% 3.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.25% 12.00% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 17
Average salary £33,125 £40,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +13.88%
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
249 100 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.16% 26.88% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 228 93 198
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 65 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (93.85%) Microsoft
3 56 (86.15%) Windows
4 47 (72.31%) MCSA
5 46 (70.77%) ITIL
6 43 (66.15%) MS Exchange
7 40 (61.54%) VMware
7 40 (61.54%) MCITP
8 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
9 31 (47.69%) MCP
10 25 (38.46%) MS Excel
11 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (36.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (35.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (35.38%) Hyper-V
13 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
13 22 (33.85%) DNS
14 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
15 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (27.69%) MCTS
15 18 (27.69%) CCNA
15 18 (27.69%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (26.15%) MS Office
17 16 (24.62%) Cisco
17 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (23.08%) DHCP
19 14 (21.54%) Firewall
19 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2007
19 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2003
20 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 43 (66.15%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 17 (26.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
1 22 (33.85%) DNS
2 15 (23.08%) DHCP
3 14 (21.54%) Firewall
4 7 (10.77%) VPN
5 5 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (13.85%) Legal
1 9 (13.85%) Retail
2 3 (4.62%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Team Leader
1 14 (21.54%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Specialist
4 10 (15.38%) Network Manager
4 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (13.85%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Architect
9 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Network Support
9 3 (4.62%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.54%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Replication
1 3 (4.62%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 56 (86.15%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
4 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
2 9 (13.85%) ITIL V3
3 6 (9.23%) Migration
4 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
4 3 (4.62%) Workflow
5 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.54%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (72.31%) MCSA
3 40 (61.54%) MCITP
4 31 (47.69%) MCP
5 24 (36.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (27.69%) MCTS
6 18 (27.69%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (27.69%) CCNA
7 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
8 6 (9.23%) CCA
8 6 (9.23%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (9.23%) HND
9 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.62%) HNC
10 3 (4.62%) VCDX
10 3 (4.62%) NCDA
10 3 (4.62%) NCIE
10 3 (4.62%) VCAP
10 3 (4.62%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (35.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (35.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.23%) XenApp
3 6 (9.23%) XenDesktop
4 5 (7.69%) vSphere
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.08%) SCOM
2 2 (3.08%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (93.85%) Microsoft
2 40 (61.54%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Cisco
4 6 (9.23%) Citrix
5 4 (6.15%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
6 3 (4.62%) NetApp
6 3 (4.62%) AppSense
6 3 (4.62%) Altiris
6 3 (4.62%) Veeam
7 2 (3.08%) Remedy
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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