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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 104 85 141
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +56
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 40 51 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.94% 2.39% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 7.12% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 17
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
670 716 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.49% 33.50% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 516 507 596
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Hemel Hempstead -22 6 £32,500 +12.06%
Watford +5 4 £23,500 -47.77% 3
Stevenage +31 3 £42,500 +39.34%
St Albans -32 2 £60,000 +100.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £36,000 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 86 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (94.19%) Windows
3 72 (83.72%) Active Directory
4 60 (69.77%) Microsoft
5 57 (66.28%) VMware
6 52 (60.47%) MCITP
7 50 (58.14%) MCSA
8 41 (47.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (43.02%) MS Excel
10 35 (40.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (36.05%) SharePoint
12 30 (34.88%) Cisco
13 29 (33.72%) SCCM
14 27 (31.40%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
16 25 (29.07%) PowerShell
17 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
17 24 (27.91%) MCP
18 23 (26.74%) CCNA
19 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
20 19 (22.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 18 (20.93%) ITIL
21 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
22 17 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
22 17 (19.77%) SCOM
22 17 (19.77%) CCNP
23 15 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2007
23 15 (17.44%) VMware ESXi
23 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2012
23 15 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 31 (36.05%) SharePoint
2 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
3 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (15.12%) Lync
6 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 37 (43.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Office 365
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) Yammer
4 2 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) SAN
2 8 (9.30%) Firewall
3 7 (8.14%) VoIP
4 6 (6.98%) DNS
4 6 (6.98%) Wireless
5 5 (5.81%) iSCSI
5 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.65%) PBX
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.49%) DHCP
7 3 (3.49%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.33%) VPN
8 2 (2.33%) Internet
8 2 (2.33%) LAN
8 2 (2.33%) WAN
8 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.16%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.16%) MSTest
1 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.16%) NUnit
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Analyst
2 14 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Support Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.14%) Administrator
6 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.81%) Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Server Support
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Server Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) .NET
1 3 (3.49%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.16%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.16%) RESTful
2 1 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.16%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.16%) CSS
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Replication
2 2 (2.33%) CCTV
2 2 (2.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 81 (94.19%) Windows
2 41 (47.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (40.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.12%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.98%) Android
7 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.65%) Mac OS
7 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (3.49%) Linux
8 3 (3.49%) UNIX
9 1 (1.16%) CentOS
9 1 (1.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.93%) ITIL
2 8 (9.30%) Project Planning
2 8 (9.30%) Migration
3 7 (8.14%) Project Management
4 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
4 6 (6.98%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.49%) Change Control
7 2 (2.33%) MOF
7 2 (2.33%) ERP
7 2 (2.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.33%) Validation
7 2 (2.33%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.16%) CQRS
8 1 (1.16%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.16%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.07%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) SQL
3 2 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (60.47%) MCITP
3 50 (58.14%) MCSA
4 27 (31.40%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (27.91%) MCP
6 23 (26.74%) CCNA
7 19 (22.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (19.77%) CCNP
9 10 (11.63%) MCTS
10 9 (10.47%) VCP4
11 8 (9.30%) MCDST
12 7 (8.14%) CCIE
12 7 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
13 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
14 4 (4.65%) VCP5
15 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (2.33%) CCEA
15 2 (2.33%) Linux+ Certification
15 2 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.33%) GMP
3 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 72 (83.72%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.44%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (16.28%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.65%) vSphere
6 3 (3.49%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (33.72%) SCCM
2 17 (19.77%) SCOM
3 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.33%) Cacti
4 2 (2.33%) Opsview
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.33%) SCSM
5 1 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.16%) MIIS
Vendors
1 60 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 57 (66.28%) VMware
3 30 (34.88%) Cisco
4 11 (12.79%) Citrix
5 6 (6.98%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) Avaya
6 4 (4.65%) LANDesk
6 4 (4.65%) MobileIron
7 3 (3.49%) Meraki
7 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.49%) Dell
8 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.33%) SAP
8 2 (2.33%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.16%) Veeam
9 1 (1.16%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.16%) Sonus
9 1 (1.16%) Mitel
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on application
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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