The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 148 142 104
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -38
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 30 43 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.94% 1.27% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.73% 4.28% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 95
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
MCSE
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1099 1005 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.47% 29.70% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 882 831 1139
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Southampton +8 12 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Winchester - 9 £28,500 -
Farnborough -5 3 £59,500 +76.29%
Basingstoke -19 2 - -
Portsmouth +9 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Fareham -4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Tadley - 1 £33,500 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 87 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (91.95%) Windows
3 68 (78.16%) Microsoft
4 63 (72.41%) VMware
5 61 (70.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (50.57%) Hyper-V
8 43 (49.43%) Active Directory
9 40 (45.98%) MCSA
10 36 (41.38%) Office 365
11 33 (37.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 32 (36.78%) Windows Server
13 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (35.63%) Cisco
13 31 (35.63%) SAN
14 29 (33.33%) Citrix
15 28 (32.18%) XenApp
15 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2013
16 27 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
16 27 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (31.03%) WAN
16 27 (31.03%) Firewall
17 26 (29.89%) CCA
18 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
18 25 (28.74%) LAN
19 24 (27.59%) CCNA
19 24 (27.59%) MCITP
20 23 (26.44%) DHCP
21 19 (21.84%) DNS
21 19 (21.84%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (21.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 7 (8.05%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.60%) Apache
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (41.38%) Office 365
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.63%) SAN
2 27 (31.03%) Firewall
2 27 (31.03%) WAN
3 25 (28.74%) LAN
4 23 (26.44%) DHCP
5 19 (21.84%) DNS
6 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.49%) WLAN
8 8 (9.20%) VoIP
9 7 (8.05%) Skype
9 7 (8.05%) VPN
10 6 (6.90%) HTTP
11 5 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (4.60%) HTTPS
12 4 (4.60%) Internet
12 4 (4.60%) MPLS
12 4 (4.60%) SMTP
12 4 (4.60%) VPLS
13 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (2.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.60%) Big Data
3 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) Redis
General
1 2 (2.30%) Electronics
1 2 (2.30%) Legal
1 2 (2.30%) Military
2 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Consultant
2 26 (29.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 19 (21.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (19.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (16.09%) Support Engineer
6 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) IT Support
9 7 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support Technician
9 7 (8.05%) Administrator
9 7 (8.05%) Analyst
9 7 (8.05%) Support Technician
9 7 (8.05%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) IT Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.60%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Clustering
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 80 (91.95%) Windows
2 61 (70.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (36.78%) Windows Server
4 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 14 (16.09%) Linux
6 14 (16.09%) Windows 8
7 10 (11.49%) Windows 10
8 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
2 5 (5.75%) BCP
2 5 (5.75%) Document Management
2 5 (5.75%) High Availability
2 5 (5.75%) Incident Management
3 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (4.60%) ITIL
3 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.45%) DevOps
4 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.30%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.30%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (2.30%) Project Management
5 2 (2.30%) Project Planning
5 2 (2.30%) Use Case
5 2 (2.30%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (1.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.30%) Perl
3 2 (2.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (45.98%) MCSA
3 33 (37.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
5 26 (29.89%) CCA
6 24 (27.59%) CCNA
6 24 (27.59%) MCITP
7 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.90%) Degree
8 6 (6.90%) MCP
8 6 (6.90%) MCTS
8 6 (6.90%) RHCE
9 3 (3.45%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.45%) CCNP
9 3 (3.45%) DBS Check
10 2 (2.30%) CCIE
10 2 (2.30%) OSCP
10 2 (2.30%) RHCSA
10 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.30%) HIPAA
3 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (50.57%) Hyper-V
3 43 (49.43%) Active Directory
4 28 (32.18%) XenApp
5 11 (12.64%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (10.34%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (4.60%) Docker
7 4 (4.60%) LXC
8 3 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.30%) vCloud
9 2 (2.30%) Xen
9 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) SCCM
1 2 (2.30%) WSUS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.15%) Nessus
2 1 (1.15%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 68 (78.16%) Microsoft
2 63 (72.41%) VMware
3 31 (35.63%) Cisco
4 29 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (8.05%) Veeam
6 5 (5.75%) Dell
6 5 (5.75%) Meraki
7 4 (4.60%) Google
7 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.45%) Apple
8 3 (3.45%) HP
9 2 (2.30%) CA
9 2 (2.30%) NetApp
10 1 (1.15%) Brocade
10 1 (1.15%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.15%) EMC
10 1 (1.15%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.15%) IBM
10 1 (1.15%) Intel
10 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
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