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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 63 63 44
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.77% 3.30% 5.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.28% 12.94% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 47
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -2.59% +5.47%  

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 151 201 322
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 24.24% 25.48% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 140 194 226
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Southampton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
3 25 (89.29%) VMware
3 25 (89.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (89.29%) Hyper-V
3 25 (89.29%) Office 365
4 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (85.71%) XenApp
4 24 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (85.71%) SAN
4 24 (85.71%) Citrix
4 24 (85.71%) CCA
4 24 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
5 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
6 10 (35.71%) MCSA
7 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.71%) CCNA
7 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.71%) SQL
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.71%) HNC
7 3 (10.71%) HND
7 3 (10.71%) Military
7 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Electronics
7 3 (10.71%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence

MCSE
Top Related 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 24 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (89.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
1 3 (10.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Consultant
2 24 (85.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (85.71%) CCA
2 24 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 24 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (35.71%) MCSA
4 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) HNC
4 3 (10.71%) HND
4 3 (10.71%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Hyper-V
1 25 (89.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (85.71%) XenApp
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (89.29%) VMware
3 24 (85.71%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago