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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 43 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.35% - 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% - 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 - £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 - £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
90 110 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.30% 23.66% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 76 105 90
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) MCP
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) MCTS
7 3 (25.00%) MCITP
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (8.33%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) MCP
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) MCTS
4 3 (25.00%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCA
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics