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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 96 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 55 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.40% 1.24% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.88% 3.88% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 44
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.76%
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
698 800 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.45% 31.99% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 531 619 613
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 28 April 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 28 April 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
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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 -4 9 £67,500 +35.00%
Hemel Hempstead -23 6 £32,500 +12.06%
Stevenage - 6 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £33,750 -
St Albans -17 2 £39,000 +30.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £36,000 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 85 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (97.65%) Windows
3 65 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 62 (72.94%) VMware
5 53 (62.35%) Microsoft
6 49 (57.65%) MCSA
7 44 (51.76%) MCITP
8 40 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (45.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (41.18%) SharePoint
11 30 (35.29%) SCCM
11 30 (35.29%) PowerShell
12 29 (34.12%) SQL Server
13 28 (32.94%) MS Excel
14 26 (30.59%) Cisco
15 22 (25.88%) Citrix
16 21 (24.71%) Cisco Certification
16 21 (24.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 19 (22.35%) MCP
18 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (20.00%) CCNA
19 17 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
20 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2012
20 16 (18.82%) SCOM
20 16 (18.82%) SLA
20 16 (18.82%) ITIL
21 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
21 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
22 12 (14.12%) SQL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 35 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.88%) Lync
5 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (32.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) SAN
2 10 (11.76%) LAN
2 10 (11.76%) WAN
2 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.76%) DNS
3 9 (10.59%) DHCP
3 9 (10.59%) Firewall
4 6 (7.06%) VoIP
5 5 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 5 (5.88%) Internet
6 4 (4.71%) PBX
7 3 (3.53%) VPN
7 3 (3.53%) Wireless
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.18%) SSL
9 1 (1.18%) NAS
9 1 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.18%) NUnit
1 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.18%) MSTest
1 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Legal
3 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Server Support
5 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Server Support Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Server Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Administrator
7 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.06%) Server Specialist
7 6 (7.06%) IT Support
7 6 (7.06%) Windows Server Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Senior IT Support
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) .NET
2 2 (2.35%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.18%) RESTful
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.18%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) CSS
3 1 (1.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.53%) Replication
1 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.35%) DTV
2 2 (2.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) CCTV
3 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.18%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 83 (97.65%) Windows
2 40 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (45.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.59%) Android
7 4 (4.71%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.71%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.53%) Linux
9 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.18%) CentOS
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Migration
3 8 (9.41%) Project Planning
4 6 (7.06%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (5.88%) Validation
6 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.35%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.35%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.35%) ERP
7 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.35%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.35%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.35%) High Availability
7 2 (2.35%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.35%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.18%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 12 (14.12%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) C#
4 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
4 1 (1.18%) VB
4 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (57.65%) MCSA
3 44 (51.76%) MCITP
4 21 (24.71%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (24.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (22.35%) MCP
6 17 (20.00%) CCNA
7 11 (12.94%) CCNP
8 7 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (8.24%) CCIE
9 6 (7.06%) MCDST
10 5 (5.88%) Degree
11 4 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (3.53%) MCTS
12 3 (3.53%) CCIA
12 3 (3.53%) VCP5
13 2 (2.35%) CCEA
13 2 (2.35%) CCA
13 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (5.88%) GMP
3 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 65 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.59%) VMware ESX
6 6 (7.06%) vSphere
7 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.53%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.53%) XenApp
7 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (35.29%) SCCM
2 16 (18.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.18%) Cacti
3 1 (1.18%) Opsview
3 1 (1.18%) WSUS
3 1 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 62 (72.94%) VMware
2 53 (62.35%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.59%) Cisco
4 22 (25.88%) Citrix
5 5 (5.88%) HP
6 4 (4.71%) Dell
6 4 (4.71%) IBM
6 4 (4.71%) SAP
6 4 (4.71%) LANDesk
6 4 (4.71%) MobileIron
7 3 (3.53%) Meraki
7 3 (3.53%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.53%) NetApp
8 2 (2.35%) Avaya
8 2 (2.35%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.18%) Polycom
9 1 (1.18%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.18%) Sonus
9 1 (1.18%) Mitel
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago