The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 43 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.90% 10.48% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.34% 30.95% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £49,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
MCSE
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Qualifications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 18.35% 33.87% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 47
Average salary £43,250 £32,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.07% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

MCSE
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the St Albans region.

MCSE Salary Trend in St Albans

MCSE
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in St Albans

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) CCIA
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCEA
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) RavenDB
1 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) CQRS
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) CCIA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCEA
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL