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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 112 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 26 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.25% 1.80% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.84% 5.64% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 43
Median salary £55,000 £36,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
677 762 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.67% 31.98% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 550 622 696
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 June 2016.

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 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 7 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Broxbourne -4 5 £57,500 +130.00%
Cheshunt - 5 £55,000 -
St Albans +13 2 £47,000 +20.51% 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 2 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +15 1 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Borehamwood +10 1 - -
Kings Langley - 1 £42,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (75.76%) Windows
3 45 (68.18%) VMware
4 34 (51.52%) Windows Server
5 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
7 27 (40.91%) MS Exchange
7 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (39.39%) Cisco
9 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (34.85%) MCSA
10 23 (34.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 20 (30.30%) SAN
13 19 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (27.27%) Citrix
14 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (24.24%) HP
16 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
16 16 (24.24%) Linux
16 16 (24.24%) vSphere
17 14 (21.21%) SQL
17 14 (21.21%) DHCP
17 14 (21.21%) DNS
18 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
18 13 (19.70%) Firewall
18 13 (19.70%) VMware ESXi

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 27 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
4 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
6 6 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) SAN
2 14 (21.21%) DHCP
2 14 (21.21%) DNS
3 13 (19.70%) Firewall
4 12 (18.18%) LAN
4 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.18%) WAN
5 7 (10.61%) VPN
6 6 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 6 (9.09%) NAS
6 6 (9.09%) SSL
6 6 (9.09%) VLAN
7 5 (7.58%) Wireshark
8 4 (6.06%) Internet
9 3 (4.55%) Skype
9 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
10 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.03%) Billing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Consultant
1 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Project Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Server Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Security Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Security Operations Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Cloud Specialist
9 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) VMware Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Deskside Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 6 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
2 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Fintech
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (24.24%) Linux
7 5 (7.58%) Unix
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) SUSE
9 1 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Migration
2 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
3 6 (9.09%) Data Security
3 6 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (7.58%) Information Security
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL V3
4 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.58%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
4 5 (7.58%) Security Operations
4 5 (7.58%) SIEM
5 4 (6.06%) High Availability
6 3 (4.55%) Presales
7 2 (3.03%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (3.03%) E-Discovery
7 2 (3.03%) Line Management
7 2 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 6 (9.09%) VBA
4 5 (7.58%) C
4 5 (7.58%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) C++
5 2 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (34.85%) MCSA
2 23 (34.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (18.18%) CCNA
5 8 (12.12%) MCITP
6 5 (7.58%) CCNP
6 5 (7.58%) CEH
6 5 (7.58%) CISM
6 5 (7.58%) CISSP
6 5 (7.58%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (7.58%) MCP
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (7.58%) SANS
6 5 (7.58%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (4.55%) CCA
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 16 (24.24%) vSphere
5 13 (19.70%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (18.18%) XenApp
7 7 (10.61%) Terminal Services
8 6 (9.09%) VMware Server
8 6 (9.09%) Xen
9 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Nessus
1 5 (7.58%) QRadar
1 5 (7.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) VMware
2 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 26 (39.39%) Cisco
4 18 (27.27%) Citrix
5 16 (24.24%) HP
6 7 (10.61%) Symantec
7 6 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 6 (9.09%) Apple
7 6 (9.09%) Dell
7 6 (9.09%) EMC
7 6 (9.09%) Fujitsu
7 6 (9.09%) NetApp
7 6 (9.09%) SonicWALL
8 5 (7.58%) ArcSight
8 5 (7.58%) IBM
8 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.58%) SolarWinds
8 5 (7.58%) Splunk
9 3 (4.55%) Mitel
10 1 (1.52%) Avaya
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: To £55k + Bens depending on Exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 7 days ago