Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 61 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +43
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.01% 1.36% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 6.25% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 17
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.45% +3.08% -40.91%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,750 £43,000 £53,400
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 202 144 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 29.23% 21.72% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 152 140 183
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,650 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,775 £57,550 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +1.20% -1.78% -0.59%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Portsmouth

MCSE
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Portsmouth

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
4 4 (57.14%) WSUS
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
4 4 (57.14%) Trend Micro
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (57.14%) Varonis

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Patching
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) DatAdvantage
1 4 (57.14%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
1 4 (57.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Trend Micro
2 4 (57.14%) Varonis
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) HP