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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 63 51 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 37 47 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.37% 4.62% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.31% 14.20% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 12
Average salary £38,500 £47,750 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% +37.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
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
278 331 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.32% 32.51% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 245 293 292
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Dartford - 1 £22,500 - 1
Rochester - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £27,000 -
West Malling - 1 £41,500 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (94.20%) Microsoft
3 61 (88.41%) Windows
4 56 (81.16%) CCNA
4 56 (81.16%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (79.71%) MS Exchange
5 55 (79.71%) MCITP
6 54 (78.26%) MS Office
7 50 (72.46%) Exchange Server 2000
7 50 (72.46%) Windows 2000 Server
7 50 (72.46%) Windows 8
8 47 (68.12%) Firewall
9 46 (66.67%) Cisco
10 44 (63.77%) Problem Management
11 41 (59.42%) Avaya
12 39 (56.52%) Mac OS X
12 39 (56.52%) Apple
12 39 (56.52%) Blackberry
12 39 (56.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 23 (33.33%) Management Information System
14 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
15 18 (26.09%) Project Management
16 11 (15.94%) SLA
17 10 (14.49%) MCSA
18 8 (11.59%) MCP
18 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
18 8 (11.59%) Finance
19 7 (10.14%) VMware
19 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
20 6 (8.70%) vSphere

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (79.71%) MS Exchange
2 50 (72.46%) Exchange Server 2000
3 39 (56.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 54 (78.26%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (68.12%) Firewall
2 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.25%) SAN
4 4 (5.80%) Network Security
5 3 (4.35%) VLAN
5 3 (4.35%) LAN
5 3 (4.35%) WAN
6 2 (2.90%) VoIP
6 2 (2.90%) H.323
6 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.45%) DNS
7 1 (1.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) OLTP
2 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) Support Engineer
2 21 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 17 (24.64%) Analyst
5 16 (23.19%) Support Analyst
6 15 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (15.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 11 (15.94%) SLA Analyst
7 11 (15.94%) Service Analyst
7 11 (15.94%) Help Desk Analyst
7 11 (15.94%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (15.94%) Help Desk Support
7 11 (15.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Cisco Support
8 6 (8.70%) Server Support
9 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.80%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
1 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (56.52%) Blackberry
2 23 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Replication
3 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (88.41%) Windows
2 50 (72.46%) Windows 2000 Server
2 50 (72.46%) Windows 8
3 39 (56.52%) Mac OS X
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Problem Management
2 18 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL
4 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.35%) Migration
6 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.90%) Network Design
6 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.45%) Server Hardening
7 1 (1.45%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.45%) SIEM
7 1 (1.45%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.45%) Information Security
7 1 (1.45%) Information Security Management
7 1 (1.45%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (81.16%) CCNA
2 56 (81.16%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (79.71%) MCITP
4 10 (14.49%) MCSA
5 8 (11.59%) MCP
6 6 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.70%) Degree
7 3 (4.35%) MCTS
8 2 (2.90%) CISSP
9 1 (1.45%) CISMP
9 1 (1.45%) CCSA
9 1 (1.45%) CCSE
9 1 (1.45%) CCENT
9 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 65 (94.20%) Microsoft
2 46 (66.67%) Cisco
3 41 (59.42%) Avaya
4 39 (56.52%) Apple
5 7 (10.14%) VMware
6 5 (7.25%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.90%) Veeam
8 2 (2.90%) Red Gate
8 2 (2.90%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (2.90%) Citrix
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.45%) Websense
9 1 (1.45%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.45%) Splunk
Dartford, Kent
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago