The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 50 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 44 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.43% 2.03% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.43% 7.03% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 20
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,300 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,497 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.70%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
305 313 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.72% 28.90% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 259 283 198
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MCSE
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Kent region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Kent

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Kent

MCSE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Tunbridge Wells +26 5 £50,000 +81.81%
Dover - 3 £60,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 86 (92.47%) Windows
3 72 (77.42%) Microsoft
4 70 (75.27%) MS Exchange
5 68 (73.12%) CCNA
5 68 (73.12%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (60.22%) Cisco
6 56 (60.22%) MCITP
7 55 (59.14%) Firewall
8 43 (46.24%) Problem Management
9 42 (45.16%) Windows 2000 Server
10 41 (44.09%) MS Office
11 40 (43.01%) Blackberry
12 39 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2000
13 38 (40.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 37 (39.78%) Avaya
14 37 (39.78%) Apple
14 37 (39.78%) Windows 8
15 35 (37.63%) Mac OS X
16 32 (34.41%) ITIL
17 30 (32.26%) MS Excel
18 26 (27.96%) Active Directory
19 23 (24.73%) VMware
20 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
22 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
23 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
24 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
24 16 (17.20%) Citrix
25 15 (16.13%) WAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 70 (75.27%) MS Exchange
2 39 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2000
3 38 (40.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.15%) Lync
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.08%) IIS
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (44.09%) MS Office
2 30 (32.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (59.14%) Firewall
2 15 (16.13%) WAN
3 14 (15.05%) LAN
4 9 (9.68%) SAN
5 8 (8.60%) MPLS
5 8 (8.60%) OSPF
5 8 (8.60%) BGP
6 5 (5.38%) Wireless
6 5 (5.38%) FTP
6 5 (5.38%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.23%) VoIP
8 2 (2.15%) ADSL
8 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.15%) VPN
8 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.15%) Internet
9 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (5.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Consultant
2 19 (20.43%) Analyst
3 18 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Technical Consultant
4 15 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 12 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (12.90%) IT Support
6 10 (10.75%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (9.68%) Help Desk Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Support Manager
7 9 (9.68%) IT Support Manager
7 9 (9.68%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.53%) Network Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (43.01%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.15%) Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) e-Health
3 1 (1.08%) PKI
3 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.08%) iPhone
3 1 (1.08%) iPad
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.08%) AS400
3 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.08%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 86 (92.47%) Windows
2 42 (45.16%) Windows 2000 Server
3 37 (39.78%) Windows 8
4 35 (37.63%) Mac OS X
5 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
8 15 (16.13%) Windows XP
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.08%) Android
11 1 (1.08%) Linux
11 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.24%) Problem Management
2 32 (34.41%) ITIL
3 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.38%) Project Management
5 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.30%) Migration
7 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.23%) People Management
8 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.15%) Change Management
8 2 (2.15%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.15%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.15%) MOF
8 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.08%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.08%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.08%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (73.12%) CCNA
2 68 (73.12%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (60.22%) MCITP
4 13 (13.98%) MCSA
5 12 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.75%) Degree
7 9 (9.68%) CCNP
8 8 (8.60%) MCP
9 5 (5.38%) A+ Certification
10 3 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (3.23%) CCIE
10 3 (3.23%) CCDP
11 1 (1.08%) CCA
11 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.08%) MOS
11 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (27.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.83%) XenApp
4 9 (9.68%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.60%) vSphere
5 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.45%) SCCM
2 6 (6.45%) SCOM
3 5 (5.38%) Foglight
4 4 (4.30%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.23%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.15%) SCSM
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Intune
7 1 (1.08%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 72 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 56 (60.22%) Cisco
3 37 (39.78%) Avaya
3 37 (39.78%) Apple
4 23 (24.73%) VMware
5 16 (17.20%) Citrix
6 9 (9.68%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.60%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.38%) F5
9 2 (2.15%) Veeam
9 2 (2.15%) HP
10 1 (1.08%) Dell
10 1 (1.08%) Sybase
10 1 (1.08%) Mercator
10 1 (1.08%) Symantec
10 1 (1.08%) Sophos
10 1 (1.08%) Wyse
10 1 (1.08%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.08%) Polycom
10 1 (1.08%) GFI Software
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