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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 55 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 30 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.83% 3.49% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.57% 13.68% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 35
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,900 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
181 285 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.09% 25.54% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 156 249 284
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Faversham - 5 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 4 £25,000 - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £23,250 -
Westerham - 2 £25,000 -
West Malling +4 1 £50,000 +14.94%
Whitstable - 1 £27,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 52 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
3 34 (65.38%) Windows
4 28 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 24 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (44.23%) MS Exchange
8 22 (42.31%) CCNA
9 21 (40.38%) Hyper-V
10 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (32.69%) MCSA
11 17 (32.69%) Avaya
12 16 (30.77%) DHCP
12 16 (30.77%) DNS
12 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (28.85%) VMware
13 15 (28.85%) Cisco
13 15 (28.85%) MCP
14 14 (26.92%) SAN
14 14 (26.92%) MS Office
15 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 13 (25.00%) Apple
16 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (21.15%) Mac OS X
18 10 (19.23%) Firewall
18 10 (19.23%) Wireless
18 10 (19.23%) LAN
18 10 (19.23%) WAN
19 9 (17.31%) VLAN

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 23 (44.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (26.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) DHCP
1 16 (30.77%) DNS
2 14 (26.92%) SAN
3 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 10 (19.23%) LAN
3 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 10 (19.23%) Wireless
4 9 (17.31%) VLAN
5 8 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (5.77%) VoIP
7 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.92%) Internet
8 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
1 15 (28.85%) Support Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 10 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) IT Support
5 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Citrix Support
6 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) iPad
3 6 (11.54%) iPhone
4 4 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) AS400
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 28 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.15%) Mac OS X
6 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
10 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (9.62%) Web Design
4 4 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (1.92%) BCP
6 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) Data Management
6 1 (1.92%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (42.31%) CCNA
4 17 (32.69%) MCSA
5 15 (28.85%) MCP
6 8 (15.38%) A+ Certification
6 8 (15.38%) CCNP
6 8 (15.38%) MCITP
7 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 21 (40.38%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (11.54%) XenApp
5 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.69%) Avaya
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
4 13 (25.00%) Apple
5 9 (17.31%) Citrix
5 9 (17.31%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Infor
7 1 (1.92%) Intel
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.92%) MAPICS
7 1 (1.92%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) Veeam
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Plus Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £82000 per annum
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