The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 50 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 37 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.08% 2.53% 5.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.21% 10.76% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 24
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -20.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £56,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
MCSE
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
303 158 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.44% 23.51% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 266 140 234
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 £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 31 £33,125 +50.56% 4
Brackley - 5 £37,500 - 1
Daventry - 2 - - 1
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (94.20%) Microsoft
3 62 (89.86%) Windows
4 50 (72.46%) ITIL
5 46 (66.67%) MCITP
6 45 (65.22%) MCSA
7 42 (60.87%) MS Exchange
8 40 (57.97%) VMware
9 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
10 36 (52.17%) MCP
11 30 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (42.03%) DNS
12 29 (42.03%) Hyper-V
13 28 (40.58%) MS Excel
14 23 (33.33%) DHCP
14 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (28.99%) TCP/IP
17 19 (27.54%) Windows 7
18 17 (24.64%) MCTS
18 17 (24.64%) Cisco
18 17 (24.64%) MS Office
19 16 (23.19%) CCNA
19 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (20.29%) Firewall
21 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
22 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
23 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 42 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (40.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (24.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) DNS
2 23 (33.33%) DHCP
3 20 (28.99%) TCP/IP
4 14 (20.29%) Firewall
5 7 (10.14%) VLAN
5 7 (10.14%) VPN
6 5 (7.25%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.90%) SAN
7 2 (2.90%) WAN
8 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (13.04%) Retail
2 8 (11.59%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 12 (17.39%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 11 (15.94%) Exchange Specialist
5 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (14.49%) Network Manager
5 10 (14.49%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 3 (4.35%) Replication
2 3 (4.35%) Kindle
3 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (89.86%) Windows
2 30 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.54%) Windows 7
5 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 9 (13.04%) Windows Vista
7 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (72.46%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 6 (8.70%) Migration
5 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.35%) Workflow
6 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (66.67%) MCITP
3 45 (65.22%) MCSA
4 36 (52.17%) MCP
5 23 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (24.64%) MCTS
7 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (23.19%) CCNA
8 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
8 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
9 5 (7.25%) CCA
9 5 (7.25%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (7.25%) HND
10 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (4.35%) HNC
11 3 (4.35%) VCDX
11 3 (4.35%) NCDA
11 3 (4.35%) NCIE
11 3 (4.35%) VCAP
11 3 (4.35%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 29 (42.03%) Hyper-V
3 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
4 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.25%) vSphere
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) WSUS
1 3 (4.35%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (94.20%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.97%) VMware
3 17 (24.64%) Cisco
4 7 (10.14%) Citrix
5 4 (5.80%) HP
6 3 (4.35%) Dell
6 3 (4.35%) NetApp
6 3 (4.35%) AppSense
6 3 (4.35%) Altiris
6 3 (4.35%) Veeam
7 2 (2.90%) Remedy
8 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27500 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago