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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 126 98 110
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.99% 1.84% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% 5.46% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 19
Average salary £32,500 £46,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.10% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
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
813 787 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.43% 33.69% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 708 648 456
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -18 6 £34,000 -27.65% 1
Borehamwood - 4 £32,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 2 £43,750 -32.69% 1
Broxbourne - 2 £27,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (95.45%) Windows
3 49 (74.24%) VMware
4 42 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 34 (51.52%) MCSA
6 32 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
8 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (39.39%) MCITP
10 24 (36.36%) Citrix
10 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (33.33%) DNS
11 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 22 (33.33%) SCCM
12 21 (31.82%) DHCP
12 21 (31.82%) Cisco
13 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (28.79%) Office 365
15 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
15 18 (27.27%) WAN
15 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
15 18 (27.27%) LAN
16 17 (25.76%) Firewall
17 16 (24.24%) HP
17 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
18 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (22.73%) SAN
19 14 (21.21%) SLA
20 13 (19.70%) VMware ESX

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.55%) Lync
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.79%) Office 365
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) DNS
2 21 (31.82%) DHCP
3 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 18 (27.27%) LAN
3 18 (27.27%) WAN
4 17 (25.76%) Firewall
5 15 (22.73%) SAN
6 10 (15.15%) NAS
7 6 (9.09%) SSL
7 6 (9.09%) VLAN
7 6 (9.09%) VPN
8 5 (7.58%) Internet
9 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
9 4 (6.06%) VoIP
10 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
11 2 (3.03%) SSH
11 2 (3.03%) PBX
11 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.52%) HTTP
12 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Legal
3 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Analyst
1 10 (15.15%) Project Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Technical Support
2 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) IT Support
4 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Server Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Server Support
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) COM
1 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Replication
1 8 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) DTV
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Windows
2 32 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Android
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.52%) VMS
7 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) ITIL
1 12 (18.18%) Migration
2 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
2 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.55%) Validation
3 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.55%) Business Continuity
3 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.03%) Identity Management
4 2 (3.03%) Logistics
4 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.03%) High Availability
4 2 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
4 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) VBA
3 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
4 1 (1.52%) VBScript
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (51.52%) MCSA
3 26 (39.39%) MCITP
4 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (18.18%) CCNA
5 12 (18.18%) MCP
6 6 (9.09%) CCA
6 6 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (7.58%) Degree
8 1 (1.52%) HND
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (4.55%) GMP
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) VMware ESX
3 13 (19.70%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.64%) XenApp
6 8 (12.12%) vSphere
7 4 (6.06%) Firmware
7 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.55%) Xen
9 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (74.24%) VMware
2 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.36%) Citrix
4 21 (31.82%) Cisco
5 16 (24.24%) HP
6 12 (18.18%) Fujitsu
7 11 (16.67%) Dell
8 10 (15.15%) Apple
9 6 (9.09%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.03%) NetApp
10 2 (3.03%) Veritas
10 2 (3.03%) SAP
11 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.52%) IBM
11 1 (1.52%) Sun
11 1 (1.52%) Polycom
11 1 (1.52%) Google
11 1 (1.52%) Websense
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hollywood Bowl
Salary: £80,000 per annum with 30% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
GCS
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum To £35k - £55k + Bens (Depending On
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + home working
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago