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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 47 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.49% 1.32% 3.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.82% 3.98% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 18
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -9.67%
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +2.66%
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
136 176 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.22% 33.27% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 152 137
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,018 £27,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 27 September 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Watford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (84.21%) Hyper-V
4 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (78.95%) CCNA
5 13 (68.42%) Citrix
5 13 (68.42%) XenApp
6 11 (57.89%) CCA
6 11 (57.89%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (57.89%) SAN
6 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
6 11 (57.89%) iSCSI
6 11 (57.89%) CCAA
6 11 (57.89%) NetScaler
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.79%) vSphere
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (15.79%) Migration
12 2 (10.53%) Skype

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 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) iSCSI
1 11 (57.89%) NetScaler
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Consultant
1 12 (63.16%) Technical Consultant
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix Consultant
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 11 (57.89%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) CCA
3 11 (57.89%) CCAA
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.53%) CCNP
5 2 (10.53%) MCSA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Hyper-V
2 13 (68.42%) XenApp
3 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) HP