The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 110 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 48 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.12% 2.08% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 6.74% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 32
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MCSE
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
621 712 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.23% 30.81% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 506 551 658
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +10 10 £39,250 -41.85%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £32,500 -
Broxbourne - 2 £55,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
Borehamwood +3 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £32,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £42,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 £55,000 - 1
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (83.58%) Windows
3 53 (79.10%) VMware
4 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
5 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
5 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
6 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (50.75%) MS Exchange
7 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (46.27%) MCSA
9 29 (43.28%) Cisco
10 28 (41.79%) Hyper-V
11 26 (38.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 25 (37.31%) Exchange Server 2010
13 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2013
14 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (34.33%) SAN
15 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
15 21 (31.34%) SQL
16 20 (29.85%) VMware ESXi
17 18 (26.87%) Citrix
18 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (25.37%) DHCP
18 17 (25.37%) DNS
18 17 (25.37%) vSphere
19 16 (23.88%) SharePoint
19 16 (23.88%) Linux
19 16 (23.88%) HP
19 16 (23.88%) Firewall

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 34 (50.75%) MS Exchange
2 25 (37.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (23.88%) SharePoint
5 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (14.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (13.43%) Skype for Business
8 4 (5.97%) IIS
9 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Office 365
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) SAN
2 17 (25.37%) DHCP
2 17 (25.37%) DNS
3 16 (23.88%) Firewall
4 14 (20.90%) LAN
4 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
4 14 (20.90%) WAN
5 11 (16.42%) VPN
6 10 (14.93%) NAS
6 10 (14.93%) SSL
6 10 (14.93%) VLAN
7 5 (7.46%) Unified Communications
8 4 (5.97%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.48%) Skype
10 2 (2.99%) Internet
11 1 (1.49%) Broadband
11 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) dBASE
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (16.42%) Consultant
3 11 (16.42%) Operations Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Project Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Server Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) EMC Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) VMware Support Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Cloud Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) Operations Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
1 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
1 10 (14.93%) HP StoreVirtual
1 10 (14.93%) Hybrid Cloud
1 10 (14.93%) Replication
2 9 (13.43%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 56 (83.58%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
3 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (23.88%) Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) SUSE
8 1 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.93%) ITIL
3 9 (13.43%) Data Security
3 9 (13.43%) Patch Management
4 8 (11.94%) Migration
5 3 (4.48%) Line Management
5 3 (4.48%) Presales
6 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.99%) E-Discovery
6 2 (2.99%) High Availability
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.49%) CRM
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.49%) Information Security
7 1 (1.49%) Project Management
7 1 (1.49%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.34%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) PowerShell
3 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
3 10 (14.93%) VBA
4 2 (2.99%) C++
4 2 (2.99%) VB
5 1 (1.49%) C
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (46.27%) MCSA
3 26 (38.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (13.43%) CCNA
6 8 (11.94%) MCITP
7 6 (8.96%) MCP
8 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) CCA
9 1 (1.49%) CCNP
9 1 (1.49%) CEH
9 1 (1.49%) CISSP
9 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.49%) HND
9 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.90%) SLA
2 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
2 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (41.79%) Hyper-V
4 20 (29.85%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (25.37%) vSphere
6 12 (17.91%) XenApp
7 11 (16.42%) Terminal Services
8 10 (14.93%) Xen
9 6 (8.96%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) Nessus
2 1 (1.49%) QRadar
2 1 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
3 29 (43.28%) Cisco
4 18 (26.87%) Citrix
5 16 (23.88%) HP
6 10 (14.93%) Apple
6 10 (14.93%) Dell
6 10 (14.93%) Fujitsu
6 10 (14.93%) SonicWALL
7 9 (13.43%) 3PAR
7 9 (13.43%) EMC
7 9 (13.43%) NetApp
8 3 (4.48%) Mitel
8 3 (4.48%) Symantec
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) Splunk
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
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