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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 57 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.65% 2.60% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.52% 7.16% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 10
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,875
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
241 447 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.13% 36.34% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 207 367 278
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £26,390
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Chatham - 2 £45,000 -
Dartford -1 1 £24,500 -38.75%
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £41,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £31,500 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (92.75%) Microsoft
3 60 (86.96%) Windows
4 59 (85.51%) CCNA
4 59 (85.51%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (73.91%) MS Exchange
6 48 (69.57%) Problem Management
7 46 (66.67%) Firewall
7 46 (66.67%) Cisco
8 45 (65.22%) MCITP
9 41 (59.42%) Exchange Server 2000
9 41 (59.42%) Windows 2000 Server
9 41 (59.42%) MS Office
10 35 (50.72%) Avaya
10 35 (50.72%) Mac OS X
10 35 (50.72%) Apple
10 35 (50.72%) Windows 8
11 33 (47.83%) Blackberry
11 33 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (34.78%) VMware
13 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
15 15 (21.74%) Citrix
16 14 (20.29%) WAN
17 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
18 11 (15.94%) SQL
19 10 (14.49%) VPN
19 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
20 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
20 9 (13.04%) LAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (73.91%) MS Exchange
2 41 (59.42%) Exchange Server 2000
3 33 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (59.42%) MS Office
2 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (20.29%) WAN
3 10 (14.49%) VPN
4 9 (13.04%) LAN
5 6 (8.70%) DNS
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.25%) Wireless
6 5 (7.25%) IPsec
6 5 (7.25%) Internet
6 5 (7.25%) MPLS
6 5 (7.25%) DHCP
7 4 (5.80%) SAN
7 4 (5.80%) VLAN
8 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.90%) WLAN
10 1 (1.45%) TACACS
10 1 (1.45%) Network Security
10 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (31.88%) Support Engineer
3 19 (27.54%) Analyst
3 19 (27.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 17 (24.64%) Support Analyst
5 12 (17.39%) Consultant
6 11 (15.94%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (14.49%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (13.04%) Service Analyst
8 9 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
8 9 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (13.04%) SLA Analyst
8 9 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 8 (11.59%) Network Engineer
10 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support
11 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (47.83%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) AS400
3 3 (4.35%) iPhone
3 3 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (86.96%) Windows
2 41 (59.42%) Windows 2000 Server
3 35 (50.72%) Mac OS X
3 35 (50.72%) Windows 8
4 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.25%) Linux
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.80%) UNIX
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.45%) AIX
8 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Problem Management
2 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL
3 5 (7.25%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.80%) Information Security
4 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.90%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (2.90%) Project Management
5 2 (2.90%) Migration
5 2 (2.90%) SIEM
5 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.45%) Line Management
6 1 (1.45%) Network Management
6 1 (1.45%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VBScript
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (85.51%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (85.51%) CCNA
3 45 (65.22%) MCITP
4 7 (10.14%) MCP
5 5 (7.25%) MCSA
6 3 (4.35%) CCNP
7 2 (2.90%) CCSA
7 2 (2.90%) CCSE
7 2 (2.90%) CISSP
7 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.90%) MCTS
8 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.45%) Degree
8 1 (1.45%) MCSD
8 1 (1.45%) CCA
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.45%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
2 4 (5.80%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.90%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 64 (92.75%) Microsoft
2 46 (66.67%) Cisco
3 35 (50.72%) Avaya
3 35 (50.72%) Apple
4 24 (34.78%) VMware
5 15 (21.74%) Citrix
6 4 (5.80%) Dell
6 4 (5.80%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) AirMagnet
8 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.90%) Websense
8 2 (2.90%) Splunk
8 2 (2.90%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.45%) Brocade
9 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.45%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.45%) SAP
9 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago