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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 56 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.78% 4.69% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.83% 19.40% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
161 67 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.76% 24.19% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 148 59 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,250 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 January 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) XenApp
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (38.46%) Change Management
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) MCP
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Design Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Support
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 2 (15.38%) XenServer
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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