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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 60 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.52% 3.17% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.34% 9.02% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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 Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 133 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.33% 35.09% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 180 117 79
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Watford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (94.59%) Windows
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
3 26 (70.27%) MCITP
4 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
5 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
5 20 (54.05%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
6 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (48.65%) Cisco
8 17 (45.95%) Lync
9 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (43.24%) MCSA
10 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
11 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (37.84%) Office 365
11 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (35.14%) CCNP
13 12 (32.43%) CCNA
13 12 (32.43%) Project Management
14 11 (29.73%) SQL
14 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (24.32%) MCP
16 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
17 8 (21.62%) PBX
17 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
18 7 (18.92%) MCTS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
2 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (45.95%) Lync
4 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
6 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (37.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) PBX
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
3 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) MPLS
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) IPv4
5 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Exchange Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) EqualLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Project Management
2 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (10.81%) Identity Management
4 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
6 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (70.27%) MCITP
3 16 (43.24%) MCSA
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (35.14%) CCNP
6 12 (32.43%) CCNA
7 9 (24.32%) MCP
8 7 (18.92%) MCTS
9 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (10.81%) NCDA
9 4 (10.81%) NCIE
9 4 (10.81%) VCAP
10 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.70%) CCSA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.81%) XenApp
5 4 (10.81%) XenServer
5 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) Dell
6 4 (10.81%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) Avaya
6 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) PlateSpin
6 4 (10.81%) Veeam
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 2 (5.41%) Meraki
8 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
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