The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 71 70
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.24% 1.20% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.69% 6.12% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Median salary £29,500 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +5.40%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 123 147 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 21.81% 19.60% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 104 126 165
Median salary £43,250 £44,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.70% +15.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,310 £24,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +24 2 £22,750 -41.29%
Kettering - 1 - - 1
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) MCSA
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 2 (18.18%) PBX
8 2 (18.18%) VoIP
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Communications Security
8 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) PBX
2 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Database Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Communications Security
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCSA
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) MCDST
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
6 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Meraki
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
Kettering, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago