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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 44 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 42 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.51% 2.14% 5.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.13% 8.75% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 26
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +44.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,902 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.31% +13.61%
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
320 160 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.33% 24.43% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 281 144 239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -2 34 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Brackley - 6 £37,500 -
Daventry - 2 - -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (94.59%) Microsoft
3 64 (86.49%) Windows
4 53 (71.62%) ITIL
5 49 (66.22%) MCITP
6 48 (64.86%) MCSA
7 43 (58.11%) MS Exchange
8 42 (56.76%) VMware
9 41 (55.41%) Active Directory
10 37 (50.00%) MCP
11 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 31 (41.89%) MS Excel
12 31 (41.89%) Hyper-V
13 30 (40.54%) DNS
14 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 23 (31.08%) DHCP
17 22 (29.73%) TCP/IP
18 21 (28.38%) Windows 7
19 18 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (24.32%) MCTS
19 18 (24.32%) CCNA
19 18 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (22.97%) MS Office
21 16 (21.62%) Cisco
22 14 (18.92%) Firewall
22 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
22 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
22 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 43 (58.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.05%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (41.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) DNS
2 23 (31.08%) DHCP
3 22 (29.73%) TCP/IP
4 14 (18.92%) Firewall
5 7 (9.46%) VPN
6 6 (8.11%) VLAN
7 5 (6.76%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.70%) SAN
9 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 10 (13.51%) Retail
2 9 (12.16%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Team Leader
2 14 (18.92%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 13 (17.57%) Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Exchange Specialist
4 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (13.51%) Network Manager
5 10 (13.51%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (12.16%) Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) Architect
10 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.05%) Network Support
10 3 (4.05%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) Kindle
2 3 (4.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (86.49%) Windows
2 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (28.38%) Windows 7
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.51%) Windows XP
6 10 (13.51%) Windows Vista
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.16%) ITIL V3
4 6 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (4.05%) Workflow
5 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.35%) Data Management
7 1 (1.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.35%) CRM
7 1 (1.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (66.22%) MCITP
3 48 (64.86%) MCSA
4 37 (50.00%) MCP
5 24 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (24.32%) MCTS
6 18 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (24.32%) CCNA
7 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
7 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.11%) CCA
8 6 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (8.11%) HND
9 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.05%) HNC
10 3 (4.05%) VCDX
10 3 (4.05%) NCDA
10 3 (4.05%) NCIE
10 3 (4.05%) VCAP
10 3 (4.05%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (55.41%) Active Directory
2 31 (41.89%) Hyper-V
3 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.11%) XenApp
4 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.76%) vSphere
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.70%) SCOM
2 2 (2.70%) WSUS
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (94.59%) Microsoft
2 42 (56.76%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) Cisco
4 6 (8.11%) Citrix
5 4 (5.41%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) Dell
6 3 (4.05%) NetApp
6 3 (4.05%) AppSense
6 3 (4.05%) Altiris
6 3 (4.05%) Veeam
7 2 (2.70%) Remedy
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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