The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 47 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 34 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.00% 2.70% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.19% 11.18% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 10
Average salary £41,500 £22,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.51% -20.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £35,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 161 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.78% 24.14% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 256 143 200
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northamptonshire region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 34 £41,500 +86.51%
Daventry - 2 - -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 56 (94.92%) Microsoft
3 54 (91.53%) Windows
4 45 (76.27%) ITIL
5 42 (71.19%) MCSA
6 41 (69.49%) MS Exchange
7 39 (66.10%) VMware
8 37 (62.71%) MCITP
9 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
10 29 (49.15%) MCP
11 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (40.68%) Hyper-V
13 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
14 22 (37.29%) DNS
14 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (37.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (32.20%) DHCP
16 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
16 16 (27.12%) Cisco
16 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (25.42%) Windows 7
17 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (25.42%) CCNA
17 15 (25.42%) MS Office
17 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (23.73%) Firewall
19 12 (20.34%) MCTS
20 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
20 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
20 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 41 (69.49%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) Lync
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
2 15 (25.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) DNS
2 19 (32.20%) DHCP
3 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
4 14 (23.73%) Firewall
5 5 (8.47%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.78%) VPN
6 4 (6.78%) VLAN
7 3 (5.08%) WAN
7 3 (5.08%) SAN
8 2 (3.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (15.25%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Exchange Specialist
2 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Network Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 9 (15.25%) Team Leader
5 8 (13.56%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Network Support
9 3 (5.08%) Network Support
9 3 (5.08%) IT Support
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.69%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Kindle
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (25.42%) Windows 7
5 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (13.56%) Windows Vista
5 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) ITIL V3
3 5 (8.47%) Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Workflow
5 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.69%) Data Management
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (71.19%) MCSA
3 37 (62.71%) MCITP
4 29 (49.15%) MCP
5 22 (37.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (25.42%) CCNA
7 12 (20.34%) MCTS
8 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
8 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (6.78%) CCA
9 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (5.08%) NCDA
10 3 (5.08%) HNC
10 3 (5.08%) CCEE
10 3 (5.08%) VCAP
11 2 (3.39%) VTSP
11 2 (3.39%) HND
11 2 (3.39%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
2 24 (40.68%) Hyper-V
3 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.17%) vSphere
4 6 (10.17%) XenApp
4 6 (10.17%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) WSUS
1 3 (5.08%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 56 (94.92%) Microsoft
2 39 (66.10%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) Cisco
4 7 (11.86%) Citrix
5 4 (6.78%) HP
6 3 (5.08%) Altiris
6 3 (5.08%) AppSense
6 3 (5.08%) Veeam
6 3 (5.08%) Dell
6 3 (5.08%) NetApp
7 2 (3.39%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.69%) EMC
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