The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 110 100
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.37% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.36% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 14
Average salary - £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MCSD
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 West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
335 367 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.73% 26.97% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 285 304 378
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCSD
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSD Salary Trend in West Sussex

MCSD
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft