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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 100 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 42 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 1.63% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.09% 5.46% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 38
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%

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
592 769 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.25% 29.85% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 476 563 552
Median salary £42,500 £44,494 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +11 17 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +6 8 £40,500 +10.20% 1
Stevenage - 3 £31,750 -
Cheshunt - 3 £20,000 -
Hatfield - 3 £59,000 -
Kings Langley - 2 £41,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £36,500 +7.35%
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 62 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
3 41 (66.13%) Active Directory
4 40 (64.52%) Windows
5 39 (62.90%) MS Excel
6 36 (58.06%) VMware
7 29 (46.77%) Windows Server
8 22 (35.48%) MCP
8 22 (35.48%) CCNA
8 22 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (35.48%) Office 365
9 21 (33.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (32.26%) MCITP
10 20 (32.26%) MCSA
11 18 (29.03%) Citrix
11 18 (29.03%) DNS
11 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (27.42%) DHCP
13 16 (25.81%) SCCM
14 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (22.58%) ITIL
16 13 (20.97%) SCOM
17 11 (17.74%) Computacenter
17 11 (17.74%) CCA
17 11 (17.74%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (16.13%) IBM
18 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
18 10 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
18 10 (16.13%) PowerShell

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 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
3 6 (9.68%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.06%) IBM Domino
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (62.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.61%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Office 365
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) DNS
2 17 (27.42%) DHCP
3 9 (14.52%) Firewall
4 7 (11.29%) LAN
4 7 (11.29%) NetScaler
4 7 (11.29%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.23%) MPLS
6 2 (3.23%) SAN
6 2 (3.23%) Skype
6 2 (3.23%) VLAN
6 2 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (1.61%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) GIS
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Consultant
2 21 (33.87%) Server Engineer
3 18 (29.03%) Server Consultant
4 16 (25.81%) Technical Consultant
4 16 (25.81%) Technical Engineer
5 14 (22.58%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Engineer
7 11 (17.74%) Citrix Consultant
7 11 (17.74%) Citrix Engineer
7 11 (17.74%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
8 10 (16.13%) Server Support
9 9 (14.52%) Analyst
9 9 (14.52%) Citrix Server Engineer
9 9 (14.52%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (14.52%) Senior Server Engineer
9 9 (14.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 9 (14.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 9 (14.52%) VMware Consultant
9 9 (14.52%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) EPoS
5 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) iPad
5 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.90%) Windows 10
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Change Management
3 7 (11.29%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (11.29%) Presales
3 7 (11.29%) Project Management
4 6 (9.68%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.45%) Client Onboarding
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.23%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) VB
3 3 (4.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (35.48%) CCNA
2 22 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (35.48%) MCP
3 21 (33.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (32.26%) MCITP
4 20 (32.26%) MCSA
5 11 (17.74%) CCA
5 11 (17.74%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.06%) MCSM
7 5 (8.06%) MCTS
7 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 4 (6.45%) Degree
9 2 (3.23%) AWS Certification
9 2 (3.23%) CCAA
9 2 (3.23%) CCNP
9 2 (3.23%) MCSD
9 2 (3.23%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (66.13%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.23%) vCloud
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
6 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (25.81%) SCCM
2 13 (20.97%) SCOM
3 5 (8.06%) AirWatch
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (6.45%) XenMobile
5 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
5 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
2 36 (58.06%) VMware
3 18 (29.03%) Citrix
4 11 (17.74%) Computacenter
5 10 (16.13%) IBM
6 9 (14.52%) Cisco
6 9 (14.52%) Veeam
7 8 (12.90%) BMC
8 5 (8.06%) HP
8 5 (8.06%) Remedy
9 2 (3.23%) Apple
9 2 (3.23%) CA
9 2 (3.23%) Sophos
10 1 (1.61%) Lotus
10 1 (1.61%) Veritas
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package and Oncall
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago