The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 141 115
Rank change year-on-year -12 -26  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.54% 1.71% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 4.70% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 57 75
Median salary £39,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.46% -4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

MCSE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 925 1254 1348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 31.38% 36.24% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1044 1087
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -2.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Hampshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Hampshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Hampshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 6 £39,000 - 1
Fareham +20 2 £26,250 -12.50%
Havant +4 2 £45,000 +42.85%
Winchester +4 2 £26,250 -38.23% 1
Southampton 0 2 £50,000 +17.64% 1
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (95.74%) Microsoft
3 37 (78.72%) Windows
4 34 (72.34%) VMware
5 32 (68.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
7 21 (44.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (42.55%) Office 365
9 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (40.43%) SAN
10 17 (36.17%) Cisco
10 17 (36.17%) CCNA
11 16 (34.04%) Citrix
11 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
12 15 (31.91%) SQL
13 14 (29.79%) CCA
13 14 (29.79%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
14 12 (25.53%) XenApp
15 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (19.15%) HP
17 9 (19.15%) Dell
17 9 (19.15%) MCSA
18 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
18 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
18 8 (17.02%) ITIL
18 8 (17.02%) WAN

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.51%) IIS
2 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Office 365
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) SAN
2 8 (17.02%) WAN
3 7 (14.89%) VLAN
4 6 (12.77%) Firewall
5 5 (10.64%) DNS
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (8.51%) DSL
6 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
6 4 (8.51%) LAN
6 4 (8.51%) MPLS
6 4 (8.51%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (8.51%) SSL
6 4 (8.51%) VoIP
6 4 (8.51%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) Skype
7 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) DTS
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Law
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Consultant
2 12 (25.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (23.40%) IT Support
3 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) IT Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Administrator
7 5 (10.64%) DBA
7 5 (10.64%) Network Support
7 5 (10.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) SQL DBA
8 4 (8.51%) IT Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Developer
9 3 (6.38%) DevOps Administrator
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.38%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Clustering
1 5 (10.64%) Replication
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.89%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.38%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (4.26%) Android
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) High Availability
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Migration
4 4 (8.51%) Presales
4 4 (8.51%) Server Building
4 4 (8.51%) Statistics
5 3 (6.38%) DevOps
5 3 (6.38%) ERP
5 3 (6.38%) Network Management
5 3 (6.38%) Open Source
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (44.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (36.17%) CCNA
5 14 (29.79%) CCA
5 14 (29.79%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (19.15%) MCSA
7 8 (17.02%) MCITP
8 6 (12.77%) CCIE
8 6 (12.77%) MCP
9 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification
11 3 (6.38%) CCENT
11 3 (6.38%) NCDA
11 3 (6.38%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
12 2 (4.26%) CCDP
12 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
12 2 (4.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
3 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
4 12 (25.53%) XenApp
5 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
5 4 (8.51%) VMware Server
6 3 (6.38%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.38%) vSphere
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
1 4 (8.51%) vCenter Server
2 3 (6.38%) PowerCLI
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) Nessus
3 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) Microsoft
2 34 (72.34%) VMware
3 17 (36.17%) Cisco
4 16 (34.04%) Citrix
5 9 (19.15%) Dell
5 9 (19.15%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) Draytek
6 4 (8.51%) Juniper
6 4 (8.51%) ProCurve
6 4 (8.51%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.51%) Symantec
6 4 (8.51%) Veeam
6 4 (8.51%) Veritas
6 4 (8.51%) WatchGuard
6 4 (8.51%) ZyXEL
7 3 (6.38%) BMC
7 3 (6.38%) CA
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) Remedy
7 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Treloars
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago