The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 65 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 21 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.93% 4.79% 6.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.66% 14.41% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 57
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 236 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.21% 33.24% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 255 183 298
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,875 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MCSE
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Southampton

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Southampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (82.50%) VMware
3 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (75.00%) Windows
4 30 (75.00%) Hyper-V
5 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
6 28 (70.00%) Citrix
6 28 (70.00%) XenApp
6 28 (70.00%) Office 365
6 28 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (57.50%) CCA
8 23 (57.50%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (52.50%) SAN
9 21 (52.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (40.00%) MCSA
11 13 (32.50%) HP
12 12 (30.00%) Cisco
12 12 (30.00%) vSphere
13 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
14 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
14 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
15 8 (20.00%) Private Cloud
15 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (20.00%) CCNA
15 8 (20.00%) Service Management
16 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
16 7 (17.50%) vCloud
16 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (17.50%) NetApp

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 21 (52.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (70.00%) Office 365
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Consultant
2 24 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Server Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.50%) Presales
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (57.50%) CCA
3 23 (57.50%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (40.00%) MCSA
5 8 (20.00%) CCNA
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) CCEA
7 2 (5.00%) MCITP
7 2 (5.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.50%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.50%) HP MASE
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 28 (70.00%) XenApp
4 12 (30.00%) vSphere
5 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.50%) vCloud
6 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) VMware
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 28 (70.00%) Citrix
4 13 (32.50%) HP
5 12 (30.00%) Cisco
6 7 (17.50%) NetApp
7 3 (7.50%) 3PAR
7 3 (7.50%) CA
8 2 (5.00%) Dell
8 2 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (5.00%) Veeam
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
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