The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 97 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 51 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.05% 1.54% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.41% 5.04% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 34
Average salary £50,000 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,400 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
796 655 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.02% 30.66% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 673 505 665
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 -2 27 £50,000 - 2
Potters Bar - 8 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -8 6 £65,000 +160.00%
Hitchin - 6 £60,000 - 1
Letchworth -2 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Borehamwood - 1 - -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 85 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (83.53%) Windows
3 55 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 48 (56.47%) Active Directory
5 47 (55.29%) VMware
6 39 (45.88%) MCITP
7 38 (44.71%) MS Exchange
8 37 (43.53%) MS Excel
9 35 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (37.65%) Hyper-V
11 30 (35.29%) CCNA
11 30 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (32.94%) SQL
13 27 (31.76%) Cisco
13 27 (31.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (28.24%) MCSA
16 23 (27.06%) MCP
16 23 (27.06%) Citrix
16 23 (27.06%) Exchange Server 2007
16 23 (27.06%) Lync
17 22 (25.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 21 (24.71%) SAN
19 19 (22.35%) HP
19 19 (22.35%) MCTS
20 18 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2013
20 18 (21.18%) Firewall
21 17 (20.00%) Migration
21 17 (20.00%) Dell
21 17 (20.00%) MS Office

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 38 (44.71%) MS Exchange
2 27 (31.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (27.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (27.06%) Lync
4 18 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
6 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (9.41%) SAS
8 5 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.71%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (43.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.00%) MS Office
3 5 (5.88%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Office 365
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.71%) SAN
2 18 (21.18%) Firewall
3 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
4 15 (17.65%) LAN
5 12 (14.12%) DNS
6 10 (11.76%) WAN
7 8 (9.41%) NAS
7 8 (9.41%) iSCSI
7 8 (9.41%) NetScaler
8 7 (8.24%) PBX
8 7 (8.24%) DHCP
9 6 (7.06%) VPN
10 5 (5.88%) HTTP
11 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
12 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
12 3 (3.53%) Internet
13 2 (2.35%) IPv4
13 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
14 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) RavenDB
2 5 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) NUnit
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
1 5 (5.88%) MSTest
1 5 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Legal
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Consultant
2 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (16.47%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (10.59%) Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) IT Support
6 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Project Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) Web Services
2 6 (7.06%) .NET
3 5 (5.88%) Silverlight
3 5 (5.88%) RESTful
3 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.88%) CSS
3 5 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Clustering
2 5 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.35%) Replication
4 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.18%) CCTV
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (83.53%) Windows
2 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (14.12%) Windows XP
5 7 (8.24%) Linux
6 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.88%) CentOS
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.18%) HPUX
10 1 (1.18%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Migration
2 13 (15.29%) ITIL
3 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
3 8 (9.41%) Network Design
4 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.88%) Time Management
5 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 5 (5.88%) TDD
5 5 (5.88%) Network Management
5 5 (5.88%) BDD
5 5 (5.88%) CQRS
5 5 (5.88%) OOP
5 5 (5.88%) MVC
5 5 (5.88%) Project Management
6 4 (4.71%) Identity Management
6 4 (4.71%) Data Security
6 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.71%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.94%) SQL
2 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (2.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (45.88%) MCITP
3 30 (35.29%) CCNA
3 30 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (28.24%) MCSA
5 23 (27.06%) MCP
6 22 (25.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (22.35%) MCTS
8 13 (15.29%) VCAP
9 12 (14.12%) NCDA
9 12 (14.12%) NCIE
10 10 (11.76%) CCNP
11 8 (9.41%) Degree
12 5 (5.88%) MCSD
13 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (1.18%) MBCS
14 1 (1.18%) CCSA
14 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
1 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 48 (56.47%) Active Directory
2 35 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (37.65%) Hyper-V
4 16 (18.82%) vSphere
5 14 (16.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (14.12%) XenApp
6 12 (14.12%) XenDesktop
7 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.71%) XenServer
9 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) SCCM
2 10 (11.76%) SCOM
3 5 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.71%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.18%) Cacti
6 1 (1.18%) Opsview
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.18%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 55 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 47 (55.29%) VMware
3 27 (31.76%) Cisco
4 23 (27.06%) Citrix
5 19 (22.35%) HP
6 17 (20.00%) Dell
7 15 (17.65%) NetApp
8 12 (14.12%) EMC
9 10 (11.76%) IBM
10 9 (10.59%) WatchGuard
11 8 (9.41%) Symantec
11 8 (9.41%) Juniper
12 4 (4.71%) Veeam
12 4 (4.71%) PlateSpin
13 3 (3.53%) Google
13 3 (3.53%) Apple
13 3 (3.53%) Avaya
14 2 (2.35%) Sage
14 2 (2.35%) McAfee
15 1 (1.18%) SonicWALL
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