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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 74 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.41% 3.14% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.36% 12.65% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 30
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median 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
326 245 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.73% 24.82% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 287 206 342
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Sittingbourne - 4 £23,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £32,500 -
West Malling - 1 £25,500 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 61 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (91.80%) Windows
3 46 (75.41%) CCNA
3 46 (75.41%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (73.77%) MS Exchange
5 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
6 41 (67.21%) Windows Server
7 39 (63.93%) MS Office
8 35 (57.38%) Cisco
9 33 (54.10%) Windows 8
10 32 (52.46%) MCITP
11 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
12 28 (45.90%) Exchange Server 2000
12 28 (45.90%) Windows 2000 Server
13 26 (42.62%) Avaya
14 25 (40.98%) Firewall
14 25 (40.98%) Problem Management
15 23 (37.70%) Blackberry
15 23 (37.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 22 (36.07%) Mac OS X
16 22 (36.07%) Apple
17 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
18 18 (29.51%) VMware
19 17 (27.87%) MCSA
20 13 (21.31%) SLA
20 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
21 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
21 12 (19.67%) LAN
21 12 (19.67%) WAN
22 11 (18.03%) DHCP

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 45 (73.77%) MS Exchange
2 28 (45.90%) Exchange Server 2000
3 23 (37.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.28%) IIS
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (63.93%) MS Office
2 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) Firewall
2 12 (19.67%) LAN
2 12 (19.67%) WAN
3 11 (18.03%) DHCP
3 11 (18.03%) DNS
4 7 (11.48%) Wireless
5 5 (8.20%) IP Telephony
6 4 (6.56%) SAN
7 3 (4.92%) VLAN
7 3 (4.92%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) ADSL
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.64%) FWSM
8 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) OLTP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
1 3 (4.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Cisco Engineer
2 24 (39.34%) Exchange Support
2 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Support
2 24 (39.34%) Server Support
2 24 (39.34%) Support Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Cisco Support
3 23 (37.70%) Server Engineer
4 22 (36.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 22 (36.07%) 3rd Line Support
5 21 (34.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 21 (34.43%) Exchange Engineer
5 21 (34.43%) Windows Engineer
5 21 (34.43%) Windows Support Engineer
6 19 (31.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 19 (31.15%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 18 (29.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (29.51%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 18 (29.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (29.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 18 (29.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Blackberry
2 8 (13.11%) iPhone
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.92%) BYOD
4 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.64%) CMDB
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.64%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 41 (67.21%) Windows Server
3 33 (54.10%) Windows 8
4 28 (45.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 22 (36.07%) Mac OS X
6 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.92%) Android
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Problem Management
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
3 4 (6.56%) Patch Management
3 4 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.92%) Analytics
4 3 (4.92%) Change Control
4 3 (4.92%) Practice Management
4 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
4 3 (4.92%) Service Management
5 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.64%) High Availability
5 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.64%) Line Management
5 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.64%) Migration
5 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.64%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (75.41%) CCNA
2 46 (75.41%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (52.46%) MCITP
4 17 (27.87%) MCSA
5 11 (18.03%) MCP
6 10 (16.39%) A+ Certification
7 4 (6.56%) CCDA
8 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) HND
8 1 (1.64%) MCTS
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (1.64%) MOS
8 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
4 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 35 (57.38%) Cisco
3 26 (42.62%) Avaya
4 22 (36.07%) Apple
5 18 (29.51%) VMware
6 8 (13.11%) Citrix
7 5 (8.20%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.56%) LANDesk
9 3 (4.92%) Forcepoint
9 3 (4.92%) Lotus
9 3 (4.92%) Mitel
9 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.92%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.64%) BMC
10 1 (1.64%) BT
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Juniper
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle
10 1 (1.64%) Veritas