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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 53 82 60
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 43 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.31% 1.21% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.40% 4.17% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 20
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,750 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.74% +13.87%
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
321 312 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.20% 29.16% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 276 276 183
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,625 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 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 19 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 +28 7 £45,000 +39.53%
Dover - 3 £60,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 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 91 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (91.21%) Windows
3 67 (73.63%) Microsoft
4 66 (72.53%) MS Exchange
4 66 (72.53%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (72.53%) CCNA
5 54 (59.34%) MCITP
6 53 (58.24%) Cisco
7 51 (56.04%) Firewall
8 42 (46.15%) Problem Management
9 39 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
10 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2000
10 38 (41.76%) MS Office
11 37 (40.66%) Blackberry
12 35 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 35 (38.46%) Windows 8
13 33 (36.26%) Mac OS X
13 33 (36.26%) Apple
13 33 (36.26%) Avaya
14 32 (35.16%) ITIL
15 30 (32.97%) MS Excel
16 26 (28.57%) Active Directory
17 24 (26.37%) VMware
18 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2010
20 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
21 16 (17.58%) Citrix
21 16 (17.58%) WAN
22 15 (16.48%) LAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 66 (72.53%) MS Exchange
2 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2000
3 35 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.20%) Lync
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.10%) IIS
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (41.76%) MS Office
2 30 (32.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (56.04%) Firewall
2 16 (17.58%) WAN
3 15 (16.48%) LAN
4 8 (8.79%) MPLS
4 8 (8.79%) OSPF
4 8 (8.79%) BGP
5 6 (6.59%) Wireless
5 6 (6.59%) SAN
6 5 (5.49%) FTP
6 5 (5.49%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.30%) VoIP
7 3 (3.30%) ADSL
8 2 (2.20%) Broadband
8 2 (2.20%) VPN
8 2 (2.20%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.20%) Internet
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Consultant
2 19 (20.88%) Support Engineer
3 18 (19.78%) Analyst
4 15 (16.48%) Technical Consultant
5 14 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 13 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (13.19%) IT Support
8 11 (12.09%) Help Desk Support
9 9 (9.89%) Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (9.89%) Support Manager
9 9 (9.89%) IT Support Manager
9 9 (9.89%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (6.59%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) Head of IT
12 5 (5.49%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (40.66%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) e-Health
3 1 (1.10%) PKI
3 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.10%) iPhone
3 1 (1.10%) Open Source
3 1 (1.10%) iPad
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) AS400
3 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.10%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 83 (91.21%) Windows
2 39 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
3 35 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 33 (36.26%) Mac OS X
5 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
8 12 (13.19%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.40%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.10%) Android
11 1 (1.10%) Linux
11 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) Problem Management
2 32 (35.16%) ITIL
3 11 (12.09%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.49%) Project Management
5 5 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.30%) People Management
6 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.30%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.20%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.20%) Change Management
7 2 (2.20%) Migration
8 1 (1.10%) Network Management
8 1 (1.10%) Service Management
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.10%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.10%) MOF
8 1 (1.10%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.10%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
2 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (72.53%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (72.53%) CCNA
3 54 (59.34%) MCITP
4 13 (14.29%) MCSA
5 12 (13.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (12.09%) Degree
7 9 (9.89%) MCP
7 9 (9.89%) CCNP
8 6 (6.59%) A+ Certification
9 4 (4.40%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (3.30%) CCIE
10 3 (3.30%) CCDP
11 1 (1.10%) ISEB
11 1 (1.10%) CCA
11 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.10%) MOS
11 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.10%) EXIN
11 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.09%) XenApp
4 9 (9.89%) XenDesktop
4 9 (9.89%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (6.59%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.49%) SCCM
3 5 (5.49%) SCOM
3 5 (5.49%) Foglight
4 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.10%) SCSM
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 67 (73.63%) Microsoft
2 53 (58.24%) Cisco
3 33 (36.26%) Avaya
3 33 (36.26%) Apple
4 24 (26.37%) VMware
5 16 (17.58%) Citrix
6 9 (9.89%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.79%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.49%) F5
9 2 (2.20%) Veeam
9 2 (2.20%) HP
10 1 (1.10%) Dell
10 1 (1.10%) Sybase
10 1 (1.10%) Mercator
10 1 (1.10%) Symantec
10 1 (1.10%) Sophos
10 1 (1.10%) Wyse
10 1 (1.10%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.10%) Polycom
10 1 (1.10%) GFI Software
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