Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 79 59
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20 +38
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 15 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.60% 2.82% 4.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.01% 10.31% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 56
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £29,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,375 £57,500 £43,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%

MCSE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kent
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 214 320 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.89% 27.35% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 173 284 256
Kent median annual salary £38,132 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% -5.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,350 £19,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £51,125
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Kent

MCSE
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE in Kent.

Salary trend for MCSE in Kent

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Kent over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Kent

MCSE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +7 12 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -2 2 £43,750 +34.62% 1
Maidstone - 1 £27,500 - 2
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (86.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (86.67%) DHCP
3 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
3 13 (86.67%) DNS
3 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
3 13 (86.67%) VMware
4 12 (80.00%) MCSA
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (73.33%) COBIT
5 11 (73.33%) WatchGuard
5 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
5 11 (73.33%) IIS
5 11 (73.33%) ITIL
5 11 (73.33%) VoIP
5 11 (73.33%) Service Management
5 11 (73.33%) Firewall
5 11 (73.33%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) DHCP
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) IT Technician
2 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Trainer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Trainer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
1 11 (73.33%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (80.00%) MCSA
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) WatchGuard
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam