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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank - 38 58
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 0 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 4.96% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 21.54% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 12
Median salary - £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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
76 65 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.68% 23.05% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 49 58 139
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) LXC
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BCP
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat