Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 93 90
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3 -35
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.44% 0.59% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 2.13% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 19
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £20,250 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.84% -20.59% -46.32%
10th Percentile £28,500 £20,050 £22,375
90th Percentile £41,500 £36,700 £41,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £26,000 £31,250 £25,500
% change year-on-year -16.80% +22.55% -46.32%

MCSE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northampton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 179 282 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 26.09% 27.87% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 150 206 370
Northampton median annual salary £33,000 £38,521 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.33% +2.72% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,219 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.99% +4.58% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Northampton

MCSE
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft