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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.81% 3.20% 4.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.13% 12.98% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 40
Median salary £28,500 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.97% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
263 262 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.83% 24.69% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 243 234 264
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Kent

MCSE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Sittingbourne - 6 £22,500 -
Chatham - 5 £28,500 -
Faversham - 3 £38,500 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (87.18%) Windows
3 28 (71.79%) MS Excel
4 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 25 (64.10%) MS Exchange
7 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
8 21 (53.85%) CCNA
9 19 (48.72%) Hyper-V
10 18 (46.15%) MCSA
11 17 (43.59%) DHCP
11 17 (43.59%) DNS
12 16 (41.03%) Cisco
13 15 (38.46%) MS Office
13 15 (38.46%) VMware
14 13 (33.33%) Avaya
15 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
17 10 (25.64%) SAN
17 10 (25.64%) Citrix
17 10 (25.64%) Mac OS X
17 10 (25.64%) Apple
17 10 (25.64%) HP
17 10 (25.64%) WAN
17 10 (25.64%) LAN
18 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
18 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
19 8 (20.51%) MCITP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 25 (64.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (71.79%) MS Excel
2 15 (38.46%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) DHCP
1 17 (43.59%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) LAN
2 10 (25.64%) SAN
2 10 (25.64%) WAN
3 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) VLAN
4 6 (15.38%) Wireless
5 5 (12.82%) VPN
6 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.56%) ADSL
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.56%) FWSM
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Support
2 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) IT Support
3 7 (17.95%) Service Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix Support
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Support
5 5 (12.82%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Services Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.38%) iPhone
2 3 (7.69%) BYOD
2 3 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
5 10 (25.64%) Mac OS X
6 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
9 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
10 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) ITIL
1 5 (12.82%) Web Design
2 3 (7.69%) Practice Management
2 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (53.85%) CCNA
4 18 (46.15%) MCSA
5 8 (20.51%) MCITP
6 6 (15.38%) A+ Certification
7 5 (12.82%) CCNP
8 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.69%) MCP
10 1 (2.56%) CCDA
10 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
10 1 (2.56%) HND
10 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.56%) MOS
10 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (48.72%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.38%) XenApp
4 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 13 (33.33%) Avaya
5 10 (25.64%) Apple
5 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 10 (25.64%) HP
6 3 (7.69%) Mitel
7 1 (2.56%) BT
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.56%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Intel
7 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.56%) Openreach
7 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.56%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam