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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 67 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 19 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.01% 2.87% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.06% 9.04% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 15
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
269 188 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.50% 31.76% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 245 159 232
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 16 £40,000 -12.08% 2
Daventry - 2 £21,000 -
Wellingborough -3 1 £40,000 - 1
Kettering -8 1 £29,000 -55.38% 1
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (91.04%) Microsoft
3 51 (76.12%) Windows
4 47 (70.15%) MCITP
5 37 (55.22%) ITIL
6 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
7 31 (46.27%) MS Excel
7 31 (46.27%) MCP
8 26 (38.81%) MCSA
8 26 (38.81%) Windows 7
8 26 (38.81%) VMware
9 25 (37.31%) Hyper-V
10 24 (35.82%) MS Exchange
10 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (34.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (32.84%) MCTS
12 22 (32.84%) Service Delivery
13 21 (31.34%) DNS
14 19 (28.36%) TCP/IP
15 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (25.37%) SLA
17 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (22.39%) CCA
17 15 (22.39%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (19.40%) MS Office
18 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
19 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (35.82%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.96%) Lync
6 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (46.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (19.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) IaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) DNS
2 19 (28.36%) TCP/IP
3 11 (16.42%) VPN
4 10 (14.93%) DHCP
5 7 (10.45%) VLAN
6 5 (7.46%) NetScaler
6 5 (7.46%) SAN
6 5 (7.46%) Internet
7 3 (4.48%) Extranet
7 3 (4.48%) Intranet
7 3 (4.48%) LAN
7 3 (4.48%) WAN
8 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (16.42%) Legal
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Consultant
2 13 (19.40%) Team Leader
2 13 (19.40%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Service Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Clustering
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) Windows 7
3 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.94%) Windows Vista
6 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.49%) UNIX
8 1 (1.49%) Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Android
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) ITIL
2 22 (32.84%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.96%) Coaching
4 4 (5.97%) Service Management
5 3 (4.48%) Migration
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.48%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.99%) Operations Management
6 2 (2.99%) Change Control
6 2 (2.99%) MOF
7 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.49%) CRM
7 1 (1.49%) ERP
7 1 (1.49%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (70.15%) MCITP
3 31 (46.27%) MCP
4 26 (38.81%) MCSA
5 23 (34.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (32.84%) MCTS
7 15 (22.39%) CCA
7 15 (22.39%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (17.91%) CCNA
9 11 (16.42%) HND
10 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
10 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
11 5 (7.46%) CCEE
12 3 (4.48%) Degree
12 3 (4.48%) VCDX
12 3 (4.48%) NCDA
12 3 (4.48%) NCIE
12 3 (4.48%) VCAP
12 3 (4.48%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
2 25 (37.31%) Hyper-V
3 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.46%) XenApp
5 5 (7.46%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
6 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) XenMobile
2 4 (5.97%) SCOM
3 2 (2.99%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.99%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.99%) SCSM
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (91.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.81%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) AppSense
5 3 (4.48%) Veeam
5 3 (4.48%) NetApp
5 3 (4.48%) HP
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco
6 2 (2.99%) Dell
6 2 (2.99%) Remedy
7 1 (1.49%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
Northampton, Northamptonshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago