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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 48 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 33 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.83% 6.32% 5.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.33% 15.17% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 44
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,809
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.10%
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
180 356 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.35% 41.64% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 161 306 271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Southampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (81.36%) VMware
2 48 (81.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (72.88%) HP
4 42 (71.19%) vSphere
5 34 (57.63%) Hyper-V
5 34 (57.63%) NetApp
5 34 (57.63%) vCloud
5 34 (57.63%) Private Cloud
6 30 (50.85%) Office 365
6 30 (50.85%) Windows
6 30 (50.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (45.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (38.98%) MCSA
9 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
10 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (33.90%) Cisco
12 19 (32.20%) MCITP
13 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (27.12%) Citrix
15 15 (25.42%) Firewall
16 14 (23.73%) Service Management
17 12 (20.34%) CCNA
17 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
19 10 (16.95%) ITIL
20 9 (15.25%) SQL
20 9 (15.25%) XenApp
21 8 (13.56%) VCP4
21 8 (13.56%) 3PAR

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 30 (50.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) FCoE
2 8 (13.56%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
2 8 (13.56%) SAN
3 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.69%) LAN
4 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Consultant
2 21 (35.59%) Senior Consultant
3 20 (33.90%) Technical Consultant
4 15 (25.42%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Support Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) IT Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) IT Support
6 7 (11.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Cloud Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Lead Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Team Leader
10 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Private Cloud
2 7 (11.86%) Thin Client
2 7 (11.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Vista
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) UNIX
6 1 (1.69%) Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Service Management
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.39%) Coaching
6 1 (1.69%) People Management
6 1 (1.69%) SDLC
6 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Budget Control
6 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) VBScript
2 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (45.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (38.98%) MCSA
4 19 (32.20%) MCITP
5 12 (20.34%) CCNA
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (13.56%) VCP4
7 7 (11.86%) CCA
7 7 (11.86%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CCNP
8 1 (1.69%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (81.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (71.19%) vSphere
3 34 (57.63%) vCloud
3 34 (57.63%) Hyper-V
4 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
5 9 (15.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
1 8 (13.56%) SCOM
1 8 (13.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (81.36%) VMware
2 43 (72.88%) HP
3 34 (57.63%) NetApp
4 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) Cisco
6 16 (27.12%) Citrix
7 8 (13.56%) 3PAR
8 7 (11.86%) Intel
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle
9 1 (1.69%) IronPort
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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