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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 109 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 40 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% 2.10% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.07% 6.52% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 31
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
789 797 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.60% 32.14% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 680 671 495
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 6 £34,000 -32.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £46,250 -
Borehamwood -17 4 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -10 2 £43,750 -32.69% 1
Broxbourne - 2 £27,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 96 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (95.83%) Windows
3 76 (79.17%) VMware
4 71 (73.96%) Active Directory
5 63 (65.63%) MCSA
6 59 (61.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (52.08%) Microsoft
9 49 (51.04%) MCITP
10 47 (48.96%) SCCM
11 44 (45.83%) SQL Server
12 40 (41.67%) PowerShell
13 37 (38.54%) SharePoint
14 36 (37.50%) MS Excel
15 28 (29.17%) Citrix
15 28 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
16 23 (23.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 22 (22.92%) SLA
17 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (21.88%) Cisco
18 21 (21.88%) Office 365
19 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (20.83%) DNS
19 20 (20.83%) DHCP
19 20 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (20.83%) SCOM
20 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
21 17 (17.71%) WAN
21 17 (17.71%) LAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 37 (38.54%) SharePoint
2 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.21%) Lync
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.88%) Office 365
2 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.83%) DHCP
1 20 (20.83%) DNS
2 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 17 (17.71%) LAN
3 17 (17.71%) WAN
4 16 (16.67%) SAN
5 14 (14.58%) Firewall
6 9 (9.38%) NAS
7 6 (6.25%) Internet
7 6 (6.25%) VoIP
8 5 (5.21%) VPN
8 5 (5.21%) SSL
8 5 (5.21%) VLAN
9 4 (4.17%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.13%) PBX
10 3 (3.13%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.08%) SSH
12 1 (1.04%) HTTP
12 1 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Legal
2 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) Support Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 10 (10.42%) Server Support
6 10 (10.42%) Server Support Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Project Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Server Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (9.38%) Administrator
8 8 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) IT Support
9 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Technical Support Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.25%) Server Specialist
10 6 (6.25%) Windows Server Specialist
11 4 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
11 4 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) COM
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.29%) Replication
2 7 (7.29%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.21%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) DTV
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) iPhone
7 1 (1.04%) iPad
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 92 (95.83%) Windows
2 59 (61.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.25%) Android
7 2 (2.08%) Linux
8 1 (1.04%) VMS
8 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Migration
3 8 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 6 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.21%) Validation
5 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.17%) Resource Management
7 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.08%) Logistics
8 2 (2.08%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.08%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.08%) ERP
8 2 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.42%) SQL
3 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.21%) VBA
4 2 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
5 1 (1.04%) VBScript
5 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (65.63%) MCSA
3 49 (51.04%) MCITP
4 23 (23.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (14.58%) MCP
6 12 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (11.46%) CCNA
8 7 (7.29%) CCA
8 7 (7.29%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (6.25%) Degree
10 1 (1.04%) CCIA
10 1 (1.04%) MCTS
10 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.04%) HND
10 1 (1.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.92%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (5.21%) GMP
System Software
1 71 (73.96%) Active Directory
2 28 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (14.58%) VMware ESX
5 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
6 9 (9.38%) XenApp
6 9 (9.38%) vSphere
7 4 (4.17%) Firmware
7 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.13%) Xen
9 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 47 (48.96%) SCCM
2 20 (20.83%) SCOM
3 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (79.17%) VMware
2 50 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.17%) Citrix
4 21 (21.88%) Cisco
5 16 (16.67%) HP
6 11 (11.46%) Dell
6 11 (11.46%) Fujitsu
7 9 (9.38%) Apple
8 5 (5.21%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.17%) SAP
10 3 (3.13%) NetApp
11 2 (2.08%) Veritas
11 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.04%) Mitel
12 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.04%) Avaya
12 1 (1.04%) Oracle
12 1 (1.04%) IBM
12 1 (1.04%) EMC
12 1 (1.04%) Sun
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago