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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 45 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.39% 1.03% 4.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.03% 2.97% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 19
Median salary £55,000 £34,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -32.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
137 202 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.72% 34.65% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 111 176 131
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,183 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 August 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Watford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (71.43%) CCNA
4 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
5 11 (52.38%) XenApp
6 9 (42.86%) iSCSI
6 9 (42.86%) XenDesktop
6 9 (42.86%) CCAA
6 9 (42.86%) NetScaler
6 9 (42.86%) CCA
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (42.86%) SAN
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (14.29%) vSphere
11 3 (14.29%) Veeam

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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) iSCSI
1 9 (42.86%) NetScaler
1 9 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
1 12 (57.14%) Technical Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix Consultant
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C++
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCNA
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (42.86%) CCA
3 9 (42.86%) CCAA
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (9.52%) CCNP
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 11 (52.38%) XenApp
3 9 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
7 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Veeam
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) HP