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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 68 56 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.76% 3.93% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.07% 12.77% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 35
Median salary £25,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,650 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
176 321 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.15% 30.78% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 134 276 240
Median salary £43,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,675
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Folkestone - 5 £24,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +16 3 £32,500 +32.65%
West Malling -1 1 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Maidstone -18 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Westerham - 1 £27,500 -
Faversham - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 51 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (60.78%) Windows
4 26 (50.98%) Windows Server
5 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
5 23 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (43.14%) MCP
7 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 21 (41.18%) CCNA
8 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
8 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
9 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (31.37%) Cisco
10 16 (31.37%) VMware
11 15 (29.41%) Avaya
11 15 (29.41%) MS Office
12 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (25.49%) Wireless
14 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
14 12 (23.53%) DHCP
14 12 (23.53%) SAN
14 12 (23.53%) DNS
15 11 (21.57%) WAN
15 11 (21.57%) LAN
15 11 (21.57%) MCSA
15 11 (21.57%) Finance
15 11 (21.57%) Firewall
15 11 (21.57%) Apple
15 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (29.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Wireless
2 12 (23.53%) DHCP
2 12 (23.53%) DNS
2 12 (23.53%) SAN
3 11 (21.57%) Firewall
3 11 (21.57%) LAN
3 11 (21.57%) WAN
4 10 (19.61%) VLAN
5 9 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) DSL
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) LDAP
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
7 1 (1.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Desktop Support
2 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Support Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (21.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) Network Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 9 (17.65%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) IT Support
6 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix Support
8 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) iPhone
2 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.73%) iPad
4 6 (11.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) Windows Server
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
8 6 (11.76%) Windows 10
9 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.88%) Android
11 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.76%) Time Management
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL
4 3 (5.88%) Web Design
5 2 (3.92%) BCP
5 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Data Management
5 2 (3.92%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.96%) CRM
6 1 (1.96%) ERP
6 1 (1.96%) Migration
6 1 (1.96%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C#
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (43.14%) MCP
4 21 (41.18%) CCNA
5 11 (21.57%) MCSA
6 9 (17.65%) A+ Certification
7 8 (15.69%) CCNP
8 7 (13.73%) MCITP
9 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
2 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
3 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.88%) XenApp
4 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOM
3 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 15 (29.41%) Avaya
4 11 (21.57%) Apple
5 7 (13.73%) Citrix
6 5 (9.80%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.96%) Acronis
8 1 (1.96%) Google
8 1 (1.96%) Infor
8 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.96%) MAPICS
8 1 (1.96%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.96%) Sage
8 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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