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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 53 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 40 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.58% 2.63% 2.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 7.00% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 22
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
MCSE
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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
356 357 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.78% 37.50% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 243 323 233
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,925 £25,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Southampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 95 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (92.63%) VMware
3 86 (90.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (62.11%) MCITP
5 58 (61.05%) Windows
5 58 (61.05%) Microsoft
6 56 (58.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 49 (51.58%) Hyper-V
8 47 (49.47%) HP
9 46 (48.42%) NetApp
9 46 (48.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 46 (48.42%) vCloud
9 46 (48.42%) Office 365
10 45 (47.37%) vSphere
10 45 (47.37%) Private Cloud
11 43 (45.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (45.26%) MS Excel
12 42 (44.21%) Citrix
12 42 (44.21%) Firewall
13 37 (38.95%) Thin Client
13 37 (38.95%) CCA
13 37 (38.95%) Citrix Certification
13 37 (38.95%) TCP/IP
13 37 (38.95%) Windows Vista
13 37 (38.95%) Fat Client
14 34 (35.79%) MCSA
15 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (20.00%) Cisco
17 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (17.89%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (6.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.16%) Lync
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (45.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (48.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 46 (48.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (44.21%) Firewall
2 37 (38.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.11%) CTI
4 2 (2.11%) PBX
5 1 (1.05%) WAN
5 1 (1.05%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (71.58%) Consultant
2 31 (32.63%) Technical Consultant
3 28 (29.47%) Senior Consultant
3 28 (29.47%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 25 (26.32%) IT Support
5 22 (23.16%) IT Consultant
5 22 (23.16%) Support Consultant
6 17 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (16.84%) Cloud Consultant
8 14 (14.74%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (3.16%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.11%) Administrator
11 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (2.11%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 45 (47.37%) Private Cloud
2 37 (38.95%) Thin Client
2 37 (38.95%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.05%) Windows
2 43 (45.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (38.95%) Windows Vista
4 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.05%) UNIX
7 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Service Management
2 6 (6.32%) ITIL
3 1 (1.05%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (1.05%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (1.05%) Data Analysis
3 1 (1.05%) Budget Control
3 1 (1.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (1.05%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.05%) Coaching
3 1 (1.05%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (62.11%) MCITP
3 56 (58.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 37 (38.95%) CCA
4 37 (38.95%) Citrix Certification
5 34 (35.79%) MCSA
6 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (17.89%) CCNA
7 5 (5.26%) MCP
8 3 (3.16%) CCNP
8 3 (3.16%) MCTS
8 3 (3.16%) Degree
9 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.05%) MCT
10 1 (1.05%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (90.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (51.58%) Hyper-V
3 46 (48.42%) vCloud
4 45 (47.37%) vSphere
5 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) MOM
1 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (92.63%) VMware
2 58 (61.05%) Microsoft
3 47 (49.47%) HP
4 46 (48.42%) NetApp
5 42 (44.21%) Citrix
6 19 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) Intel
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle
8 1 (1.05%) IronPort
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