The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 11 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.67% - 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.58% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 51.67% 8.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Sussex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) SIEM
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) CEH
3 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) H.323
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Information Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Network Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Project Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CEH
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Ruckus Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam