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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 112 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 22 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 1.26% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.22% 4.92% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 30
Median salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
521 528 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.79% 25.49% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 414 420 498
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +8 12 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Stevenage - 4 £31,750 -
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 £36,500 +7.35%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (72.73%) VMware
3 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 31 (70.45%) Windows
4 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
5 24 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 22 (50.00%) Citrix
6 22 (50.00%) CCNA
6 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
8 17 (38.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (34.09%) CCA
9 15 (34.09%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (31.82%) MCITP
11 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
14 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
15 8 (18.18%) XenApp
15 8 (18.18%) Computacenter
15 8 (18.18%) MCP
16 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
16 7 (15.91%) DNS
16 7 (15.91%) Cisco
16 7 (15.91%) SCCM
16 7 (15.91%) SCOM
17 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
17 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
17 6 (13.64%) Veeam

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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.09%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.27%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
3 6 (13.64%) SAN
4 5 (11.36%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.55%) LAN
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.27%) Skype
7 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) GIS
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Citrix Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Technical Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Technical Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) Server Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Server Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) VMware Consultant
5 9 (20.45%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Server Support
7 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Change Management
1 5 (11.36%) ITIL
1 5 (11.36%) Migration
1 5 (11.36%) Project Management
2 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (9.09%) Presales
2 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
3 2 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.27%) Time Management
4 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) VB
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (50.00%) CCNA
2 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (38.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (34.09%) CCA
4 15 (34.09%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (31.82%) MCITP
6 8 (18.18%) MCP
7 6 (13.64%) CCAA
7 6 (13.64%) MCSA
8 5 (11.36%) MCTS
9 4 (9.09%) MCSM
9 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (4.55%) CCNP
10 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 8 (18.18%) XenApp
5 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
1 7 (15.91%) SCOM
2 4 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 4 (9.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) VMware
2 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) Citrix
4 8 (18.18%) Computacenter
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco
6 6 (13.64%) Veeam
7 5 (11.36%) HP
7 5 (11.36%) IBM
8 4 (9.09%) BMC
8 4 (9.09%) Remedy
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) Sophos
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