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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 52 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.67% 1.28% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.11% 3.85% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 20
Median salary £46,750 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.57% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
131 182 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.29% 33.33% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 108 143 173
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 29 June 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Watford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) CCNA
5 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) XenApp
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (25.00%) MCITP
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (20.00%) vSphere
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.00%) CCA
8 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (15.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) CCAA
8 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop

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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
1 3 (15.00%) Skype
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Consultant
2 12 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
7 1 (5.00%) Server Support
7 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C++
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) MCITP
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (15.00%) CCA
4 3 (15.00%) CCAA
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam