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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 64 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.51% 3.20% 4.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.21% 12.68% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 43
Median salary £28,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.97% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
280 276 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.50% 25.23% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 259 240 302
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Chatham - 6 £28,500 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £22,500 -
Faversham - 2 £44,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £52,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (86.96%) Windows
3 34 (73.91%) MS Exchange
4 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (65.22%) CCNA
7 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
8 27 (58.70%) MS Excel
9 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
10 24 (52.17%) MS Office
11 21 (45.65%) Cisco
12 20 (43.48%) Windows 8
13 18 (39.13%) VMware
13 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
14 17 (36.96%) MCITP
14 17 (36.96%) MCSA
15 16 (34.78%) DNS
15 16 (34.78%) DHCP
16 15 (32.61%) Avaya
17 14 (30.43%) Mac OS X
17 14 (30.43%) Apple
18 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2000
18 12 (26.09%) Problem Management
18 12 (26.09%) Windows 2000 Server
19 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (23.91%) Firewall
20 10 (21.74%) LAN
20 10 (21.74%) WAN
20 10 (21.74%) Citrix
21 9 (19.57%) HP

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 34 (73.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2000
3 7 (15.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (58.70%) MS Excel
2 24 (52.17%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DHCP
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
3 10 (21.74%) LAN
3 10 (21.74%) WAN
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 6 (13.04%) Wireless
6 5 (10.87%) VLAN
7 4 (8.70%) VPN
8 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.17%) ADSL
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.17%) FWSM
9 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Support
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (23.91%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Service Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Support Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Server Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 7 (15.22%) Cisco Support
8 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (15.22%) Network Engineer
9 6 (13.04%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.04%) iPhone
3 3 (6.52%) BYOD
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 20 (43.48%) Windows 8
4 14 (30.43%) Mac OS X
5 12 (26.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.17%) Android
11 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Problem Management
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Web Design
3 3 (6.52%) Practice Management
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.17%) High Availability
4 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.17%) Migration
4 1 (2.17%) Project Management
4 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (65.22%) CCNA
4 17 (36.96%) MCITP
4 17 (36.96%) MCSA
5 7 (15.22%) A+ Certification
6 4 (8.70%) CCNP
6 4 (8.70%) MCP
6 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) CCDA
8 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.17%) HND
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.17%) MOS
8 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.04%) XenApp
4 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) Cisco
3 18 (39.13%) VMware
4 15 (32.61%) Avaya
5 14 (30.43%) Apple
6 10 (21.74%) Citrix
7 9 (19.57%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) Mitel
9 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.17%) BMC
10 1 (2.17%) BT
10 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) IBM
10 1 (2.17%) Intel
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.17%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (2.17%) Symantec
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
Maidstone, Kent
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