The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 60 56
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.36% 3.03% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 8.70% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 26
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +8.82%  
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 Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 139 253 318
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 24.96% 34.90% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 127 239 235
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

MCSE
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
2 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 12 (92.31%) Office 365
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) CCA
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (92.31%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
3 1 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification

MCSE
Co-occurring 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 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Consultant
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) CCA
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
3 1 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago