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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 116 78 130
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +52
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.48% 2.89% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 8.63% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 36
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,050 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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
749 626 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.68% 33.46% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 614 475 702
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -22 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Hemel Hempstead -15 6 £22,500 -22.41%
Stevenage +8 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Rickmansworth - 3 £30,000 -
St Albans -30 1 £31,500 +5.00%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 83 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (92.77%) Windows
3 61 (73.49%) Active Directory
4 59 (71.08%) Microsoft
5 49 (59.04%) VMware
6 47 (56.63%) MCITP
7 41 (49.40%) MS Exchange
8 36 (43.37%) Cisco
9 32 (38.55%) MS Excel
10 31 (37.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 30 (36.14%) MCSA
11 30 (36.14%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (32.53%) CCNA
12 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (27.71%) Hyper-V
13 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (27.71%) MCTS
14 21 (25.30%) CCNP
14 21 (25.30%) MCP
15 20 (24.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (24.10%) Lync
16 17 (20.48%) SQL
17 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (18.07%) SAN
19 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
19 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
20 12 (14.46%) Office 365
20 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (49.40%) MS Exchange
2 31 (37.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (24.10%) Lync
5 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (38.55%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.64%) MS Office
3 6 (7.23%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.46%) Office 365
3 2 (2.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) SAN
2 9 (10.84%) Firewall
3 8 (9.64%) Wireless
4 7 (8.43%) VoIP
4 7 (8.43%) DNS
5 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.02%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.82%) PBX
7 3 (3.61%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.61%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.61%) DHCP
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.41%) VPN
8 2 (2.41%) LAN
8 2 (2.41%) WAN
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) RavenDB
2 6 (7.23%) Neo4j
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
1 6 (7.23%) NUnit
1 6 (7.23%) TeamCity
1 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.23%) MSTest
1 6 (7.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Support Engineer
2 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Developer
5 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (7.23%) .NET Programmer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 6 (7.23%) Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Programmer
7 5 (6.02%) Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) HTML
1 6 (7.23%) .NET
1 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
1 6 (7.23%) CSS
1 6 (7.23%) Web Services
1 6 (7.23%) X-Windows
1 6 (7.23%) Silverlight
1 6 (7.23%) RESTful
1 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (7.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) CCTV
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (92.77%) Windows
2 27 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.64%) Linux
7 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.23%) CentOS
9 5 (6.02%) UNIX
10 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.82%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.46%) ITIL
1 12 (14.46%) Project Management
2 10 (12.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
4 7 (8.43%) Migration
4 7 (8.43%) Change Control
5 6 (7.23%) CQRS
5 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.23%) BDD
5 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.23%) TDD
5 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.23%) OOP
5 6 (7.23%) MVC
6 5 (6.02%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.61%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (56.63%) MCITP
3 30 (36.14%) MCSA
3 30 (36.14%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (32.53%) CCNA
5 23 (27.71%) MCTS
6 21 (25.30%) CCNP
6 21 (25.30%) MCP
7 20 (24.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (7.23%) MCSD
8 6 (7.23%) CCIE
9 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
9 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
9 5 (6.02%) VCP5
9 5 (6.02%) VCAP
10 4 (4.82%) MCDST
11 3 (3.61%) MBCS
11 3 (3.61%) NCDA
11 3 (3.61%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 61 (73.49%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (27.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.23%) vSphere
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.61%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.61%) XenApp
7 3 (3.61%) XenServer
7 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) SCCM
2 6 (7.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (6.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.61%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.41%) MIIS
5 2 (2.41%) SCOM
5 2 (2.41%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.41%) Cacti
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.41%) SCSM
5 2 (2.41%) Opsview
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Microsoft
2 49 (59.04%) VMware
3 36 (43.37%) Cisco
4 10 (12.05%) Citrix
5 8 (9.64%) IBM
6 7 (8.43%) Dell
7 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.82%) Symantec
8 4 (4.82%) Veeam
8 4 (4.82%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) EMC
9 3 (3.61%) Avaya
9 3 (3.61%) NetApp
9 3 (3.61%) PlateSpin
9 3 (3.61%) Meraki
10 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL
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