The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 46 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.50% 0.19% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.75% 0.69% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 9
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £52,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 144 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.62% 27.43% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 132 138
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Watford

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Watford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
3 14 (73.68%) CCA
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
8 5 (26.32%) CCAA
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
8 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
8 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
9 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) Firewall
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
11 2 (10.53%) MCP
11 2 (10.53%) CCNP
11 2 (10.53%) MCSA
11 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
11 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.53%) VPN
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
1 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Consultant
1 15 (78.95%) Technical Consultant
1 15 (78.95%) Technical Engineer
2 14 (73.68%) Citrix Consultant
2 14 (73.68%) Citrix Engineer
2 14 (73.68%) Citrix Technical Consultant
3 10 (52.63%) Server Consultant
3 10 (52.63%) Server Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Consultant
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Citrix Consultant
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (73.68%) CCA
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (26.32%) CCAA
6 2 (10.53%) CCNP
6 2 (10.53%) MCP
6 2 (10.53%) MCSA
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
1 5 (26.32%) XenApp
1 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Citrix
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco