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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 74 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 36 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.05% 2.01% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% 7.10% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 14
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +39.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,600 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
300 352 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.40% 28.25% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 267 307 178
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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
Faversham - 4 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +5 2 £21,000 -20.00%
Dartford -16 2 £43,625 -9.11% 1
Dover - 1 £60,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (97.40%) Windows
3 63 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 60 (77.92%) CCNA
4 60 (77.92%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (70.13%) MS Exchange
6 52 (67.53%) Cisco
7 48 (62.34%) Firewall
8 47 (61.04%) MCITP
9 41 (53.25%) Problem Management
9 41 (53.25%) Avaya
9 41 (53.25%) Apple
10 39 (50.65%) Mac OS X
11 37 (48.05%) Blackberry
12 36 (46.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 36 (46.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 33 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
14 29 (37.66%) VMware
14 29 (37.66%) MS Office
15 26 (33.77%) Windows 8
16 25 (32.47%) MS Excel
17 24 (31.17%) ITIL
18 23 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
20 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
21 16 (20.78%) Windows 7
22 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
23 14 (18.18%) SAN
24 12 (15.58%) WAN
25 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 54 (70.13%) MS Exchange
2 36 (46.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 33 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.60%) IIS
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) Lync
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (37.66%) MS Office
2 25 (32.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Office 365
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (62.34%) Firewall
2 14 (18.18%) SAN
3 12 (15.58%) WAN
4 11 (14.29%) LAN
5 7 (9.09%) Wireless
6 6 (7.79%) VPN
7 5 (6.49%) MPLS
7 5 (6.49%) OSPF
7 5 (6.49%) BGP
7 5 (6.49%) VLAN
8 4 (5.19%) WLAN
9 3 (3.90%) Internet
10 2 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.60%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.30%) Intranet
11 1 (1.30%) DNS
11 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Consultant
2 22 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (16.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (16.88%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) IT Support
6 9 (11.69%) Support Manager
6 9 (11.69%) IT Support Manager
6 9 (11.69%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 8 (10.39%) Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Network Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Head of IT
10 4 (5.19%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) IT Manager
10 4 (5.19%) Head of Infrastructure
10 4 (5.19%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (48.05%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.49%) iPhone
2 5 (6.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) AS400
3 1 (1.30%) PKI
3 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (97.40%) Windows
2 39 (50.65%) Mac OS X
3 36 (46.75%) Windows 2000 Server
4 26 (33.77%) Windows 8
5 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (20.78%) Windows 7
7 11 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.19%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.30%) Android
9 1 (1.30%) AIX
9 1 (1.30%) Solaris
9 1 (1.30%) Linux
9 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) Problem Management
2 24 (31.17%) ITIL
3 9 (11.69%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.79%) Migration
6 5 (6.49%) Project Management
7 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.19%) People Management
8 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.60%) Change Management
8 2 (2.60%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.60%) Information Security
8 2 (2.60%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.60%) MOF
8 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.30%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.30%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (77.92%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (77.92%) CCNA
3 47 (61.04%) MCITP
4 10 (12.99%) Degree
4 10 (12.99%) CCNP
4 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.39%) MCP
6 7 (9.09%) MCSA
7 4 (5.19%) CCIE
7 4 (5.19%) CCDP
7 4 (5.19%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.30%) MOS
9 1 (1.30%) MCTS
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.30%) CCA
9 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.30%) CCEA
9 1 (1.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
1 4 (5.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (12.99%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.39%) XenApp
5 5 (6.49%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.49%) vSphere
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (5.19%) SCCM
3 4 (5.19%) SCOM
3 4 (5.19%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.90%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.60%) SCSM
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.60%) Foglight
6 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 63 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 52 (67.53%) Cisco
3 41 (53.25%) Avaya
3 41 (53.25%) Apple
4 29 (37.66%) VMware
5 11 (14.29%) Citrix
6 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.19%) AirMagnet
9 2 (2.60%) F5
9 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.60%) HP
9 2 (2.60%) Dell
10 1 (1.30%) Sybase
10 1 (1.30%) Sophos
10 1 (1.30%) Wyse
10 1 (1.30%) Polycom
10 1 (1.30%) Brocade
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