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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 107 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 42 49 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.73% 1.86% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.47% 5.93% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 45
Average salary £36,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
768 827 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.71% 31.39% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 633 692 521
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Watford -16 7 £35,000 -33.33%
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £45,000 -
Borehamwood -8 3 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -16 1 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Broxbourne - 1 £25,000 -
St Albans - 1 £39,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (95.70%) Windows
3 74 (79.57%) VMware
4 68 (73.12%) Active Directory
5 59 (63.44%) MCSA
6 54 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (56.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (53.76%) MCITP
9 48 (51.61%) Microsoft
10 43 (46.24%) SCCM
11 42 (45.16%) SQL Server
12 37 (39.78%) SharePoint
13 36 (38.71%) PowerShell
14 34 (36.56%) MS Excel
15 28 (30.11%) Citrix
16 25 (26.88%) VMware ESXi
17 22 (23.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 21 (22.58%) SLA
19 20 (21.51%) SCOM
19 20 (21.51%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (21.51%) SQL Server 2012
20 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (19.35%) Office 365
22 17 (18.28%) Cisco
23 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2003
24 15 (16.13%) WAN
24 15 (16.13%) LAN
25 14 (15.05%) ITIL
25 14 (15.05%) MCP
25 14 (15.05%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 37 (39.78%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.38%) Lync
6 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (36.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.35%) Office 365
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) WAN
1 15 (16.13%) LAN
2 14 (15.05%) SAN
3 13 (13.98%) DNS
3 13 (13.98%) DHCP
4 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.75%) Firewall
6 6 (6.45%) Internet
7 5 (5.38%) NAS
7 5 (5.38%) VoIP
8 4 (4.30%) VPN
9 3 (3.23%) PBX
9 3 (3.23%) SSL
9 3 (3.23%) VLAN
9 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.23%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.08%) HTTP
11 1 (1.08%) SSH
11 1 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.08%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.08%) NUnit
1 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) MSTest
1 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Legal
2 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Analyst
2 20 (21.51%) Support Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (15.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Technical Support
6 10 (10.75%) Server Support
6 10 (10.75%) Server Support Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Server Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Administrator
8 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Support Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Project Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) IT Support
9 6 (6.45%) Windows Server Specialist
9 6 (6.45%) Server Specialist
9 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Senior IT Support
12 3 (3.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.08%) RESTful
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) COM
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.38%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.38%) Replication
4 3 (3.23%) Clustering
4 3 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.23%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (2.15%) DTV
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (95.70%) Windows
2 54 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (56.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.68%) Android
6 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.23%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.15%) Linux
9 1 (1.08%) VMS
9 1 (1.08%) CentOS
9 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.05%) ITIL
2 13 (13.98%) Migration
3 8 (8.60%) Project Planning
4 6 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.38%) Validation
6 4 (4.30%) Resource Management
7 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.15%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.15%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.15%) High Availability
8 2 (2.15%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.15%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.15%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.15%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.15%) ERP
8 2 (2.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.83%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.23%) VBA
4 2 (2.15%) Java
5 1 (1.08%) PHP
5 1 (1.08%) VBScript
5 1 (1.08%) VB
5 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (63.44%) MCSA
3 50 (53.76%) MCITP
4 22 (23.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (15.05%) MCP
6 12 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (11.83%) CCNA
8 8 (8.60%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (7.53%) CCA
10 6 (6.45%) Degree
11 3 (3.23%) MCDST
12 2 (2.15%) MCTS
12 2 (2.15%) CCIA
12 2 (2.15%) CCNP
12 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (1.08%) CCEA
13 1 (1.08%) MCSD
13 1 (1.08%) HND
13 1 (1.08%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.58%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (5.38%) GMP
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 68 (73.12%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.88%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (13.98%) VMware ESX
5 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.60%) vSphere
6 7 (7.53%) XenApp
7 5 (5.38%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.23%) Xen
8 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.23%) Firmware
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 43 (46.24%) SCCM
2 20 (21.51%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) WSUS
3 1 (1.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 74 (79.57%) VMware
2 48 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 28 (30.11%) Citrix
4 17 (18.28%) Cisco
5 12 (12.90%) HP
6 8 (8.60%) Dell
6 8 (8.60%) Fujitsu
7 6 (6.45%) Apple
8 4 (4.30%) SAP
8 4 (4.30%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.23%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.23%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.23%) NetApp
10 2 (2.15%) Veritas
10 2 (2.15%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.08%) Mitel
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.08%) Avaya
11 1 (1.08%) Oracle
11 1 (1.08%) IBM
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + home working
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago