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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 46 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 22 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.17% 1.92% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.58% 5.93% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £50,000 £35,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.86% -22.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
190 118 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.98% 32.42% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 136 97 57
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Watford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 36 (78.26%) Windows
4 34 (73.91%) MCITP
5 28 (60.87%) MS Excel
6 27 (58.70%) MS Exchange
7 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
8 23 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (50.00%) VMware
8 23 (50.00%) Lync
8 23 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (45.65%) Cisco
9 21 (45.65%) MCSA
10 17 (36.96%) SAN
10 17 (36.96%) SQL
10 17 (36.96%) Hyper-V
11 16 (34.78%) Office 365
11 16 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (32.61%) MCP
12 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (32.61%) CCNA
12 15 (32.61%) Migration
13 14 (30.43%) MCTS
13 14 (30.43%) HP
13 14 (30.43%) Dell
14 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
14 13 (28.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (28.26%) SCCM
15 12 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (58.70%) MS Exchange
2 23 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (50.00%) Lync
2 23 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
5 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (13.04%) SAS
7 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Office 365
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) SAN
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
3 7 (15.22%) LAN
3 7 (15.22%) PBX
3 7 (15.22%) WAN
3 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 6 (13.04%) iSCSI
4 6 (13.04%) NAS
4 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
5 5 (10.87%) HTTP
6 4 (8.70%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.52%) Internet
7 3 (6.52%) VPN
7 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
8 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.35%) DHCP
8 2 (4.35%) IPv4
9 1 (2.17%) MPLS
9 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) HPUX
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) Project Management
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Network Design
5 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Engineering
9 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (73.91%) MCITP
3 21 (45.65%) MCSA
4 15 (32.61%) CCNA
4 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (32.61%) MCP
5 14 (30.43%) MCTS
6 13 (28.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (23.91%) CCNP
7 11 (23.91%) VCAP
8 10 (21.74%) NCDA
8 10 (21.74%) NCIE
9 1 (2.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (36.96%) Hyper-V
4 12 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (23.91%) vSphere
6 10 (21.74%) XenDesktop
6 10 (21.74%) XenApp
7 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
8 4 (8.70%) XenServer
9 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) SCCM
2 8 (17.39%) SCOM
3 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) VMware
3 21 (45.65%) Cisco
4 14 (30.43%) HP
4 14 (30.43%) Dell
5 12 (26.09%) Citrix
6 11 (23.91%) NetApp
7 10 (21.74%) EMC
8 8 (17.39%) IBM
9 6 (13.04%) Juniper
9 6 (13.04%) Symantec
9 6 (13.04%) WatchGuard
10 4 (8.70%) Veeam
10 4 (8.70%) PlateSpin
11 3 (6.52%) Apple
11 3 (6.52%) Avaya
12 1 (2.17%) Brocade
12 1 (2.17%) BMC
12 1 (2.17%) CA
12 1 (2.17%) Novell
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