The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 42 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.97% 2.84% 4.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 6.96% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 12
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +47.54%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
MCSE
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 158 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.52% 40.72% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 62 146 64
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,800 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MCSE
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Portsmouth

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) DNS
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) CCNA
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) LAN
5 12 (66.67%) WAN
5 12 (66.67%) VMware
6 11 (61.11%) DHCP
7 10 (55.56%) IIS
7 10 (55.56%) Load Balancing
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (44.44%) MCITP
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
9 7 (38.89%) Office 365
9 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
9 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (38.89%) Firewall
9 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
9 7 (38.89%) VoIP
9 7 (38.89%) VPN
10 6 (33.33%) RHCE
10 6 (33.33%) Dell
10 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 6 (33.33%) Internet

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (55.56%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (94.44%) DNS
3 12 (66.67%) LAN
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 11 (61.11%) DHCP
5 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) VoIP
5 7 (38.89%) VPN
6 6 (33.33%) Internet
7 2 (11.11%) HTTP
7 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.11%) SAN
7 2 (11.11%) SMTP
8 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) IT Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) CCNA
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (44.44%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (33.33%) RHCE
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (5.56%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) LXC
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Dell
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
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