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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 104 116 100
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 1.66% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.34% 5.11% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 44
Median salary £55,000 £34,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
655 803 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.51% 32.58% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 518 693 678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +27 13 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Cheshunt - 6 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +6 5 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Broxbourne -1 5 £57,500 +109.09%
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
St Albans - 2 £47,000 -
Borehamwood +9 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £30,000 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 70 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (75.71%) Windows
3 48 (68.57%) VMware
4 40 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 27 (38.57%) Active Directory
6 27 (38.57%) MS Exchange
7 26 (37.14%) Cisco
8 25 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
9 24 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (32.86%) Citrix
11 22 (31.43%) SAN
12 19 (27.14%) MCSA
13 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (25.71%) CCNA
13 18 (25.71%) XenApp
13 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (24.29%) vSphere
14 17 (24.29%) HP
14 17 (24.29%) Linux
15 15 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 14 (20.00%) DHCP
16 14 (20.00%) DNS
17 13 (18.57%) MS Excel

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 27 (38.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business
7 5 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Office 365
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) SAN
2 14 (20.00%) DHCP
2 14 (20.00%) DNS
3 13 (18.57%) Firewall
4 12 (17.14%) LAN
4 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 12 (17.14%) WAN
5 9 (12.86%) iSCSI
6 6 (8.57%) Internet
6 6 (8.57%) NetScaler
6 6 (8.57%) VPN
6 6 (8.57%) Wireshark
7 5 (7.14%) NAS
7 5 (7.14%) SSL
7 5 (7.14%) VLAN
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.29%) Skype
9 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Consultant
2 15 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (18.57%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Project Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Cloud Specialist
8 4 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
2 5 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (7.14%) Replication
3 4 (5.71%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 40 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (24.29%) Linux
6 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.00%) Unix
8 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Migration
2 9 (12.86%) ITIL
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (8.57%) High Availability
4 6 (8.57%) Information Security
4 6 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
4 6 (8.57%) Security Operations
4 6 (8.57%) SIEM
5 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (5.71%) Data Security
6 4 (5.71%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.29%) Presales
8 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.57%) C
3 6 (8.57%) Python
3 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.14%) VBA
5 2 (2.86%) C++
5 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (27.14%) MCSA
5 18 (25.71%) CCNA
6 8 (11.43%) CCNP
6 8 (11.43%) MCITP
7 7 (10.00%) CCA
7 7 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (8.57%) CCAA
8 6 (8.57%) CEH
8 6 (8.57%) CISM
8 6 (8.57%) CISSP
8 6 (8.57%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (8.57%) SANS
8 6 (8.57%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (7.14%) MCP
9 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (2.86%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (38.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 24 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (25.71%) XenApp
5 17 (24.29%) vSphere
6 10 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (10.00%) VMware ESX
8 6 (8.57%) Terminal Services
8 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
9 5 (7.14%) VMware Server
9 5 (7.14%) Xen
10 4 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Nessus
1 6 (8.57%) QRadar
1 6 (8.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (68.57%) VMware
2 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.14%) Cisco
4 23 (32.86%) Citrix
5 17 (24.29%) HP
6 8 (11.43%) Symantec
7 6 (8.57%) ArcSight
7 6 (8.57%) IBM
7 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds
7 6 (8.57%) Splunk
8 5 (7.14%) Apple
8 5 (7.14%) Dell
8 5 (7.14%) Fujitsu
8 5 (7.14%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.71%) EMC
9 4 (5.71%) NetApp
10 3 (4.29%) Mitel
10 3 (4.29%) Veeam
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North Herts / South Beds
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £28 - £30.5k + Good benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago