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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 35 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.35% 1.40% -
As % of the Qualifications category 26.00% 4.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
50 85 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.58% 29.72% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 76 104
Median salary £33,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £37,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (87.50%) CCNA
2 21 (87.50%) DNS
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 19 (79.17%) MCITP
4 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
5 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (66.67%) VPN
6 16 (66.67%) DHCP
6 16 (66.67%) LAN
6 16 (66.67%) VoIP
6 16 (66.67%) WAN
6 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (66.67%) Office 365
6 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
8 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.83%) DevOps
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
8 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 5 (20.83%) Apache

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 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) DNS
1 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 16 (66.67%) DHCP
2 16 (66.67%) LAN
2 16 (66.67%) VoIP
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
2 16 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) HTTP
5 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Redis
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) DevOps
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (12.50%) Server Building
2 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (87.50%) CCNA
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (79.17%) MCITP
4 16 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) MCSA
5 3 (12.50%) MCTS
6 2 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) LXC
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) Google
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Veeam