The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE 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 Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 86 72 102
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 16 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.37% 3.16% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 11.72% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 11
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,987
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
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 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% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCSE
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSE Salary Trend in West Sussex

MCSE
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in West Sussex

MCSE
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -6 5 £27,500 +1.85%
Horsham - 4 £37,500 -
Worthing -1 2 £29,025 +5.54%
East Grinstead - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 37 (88.10%) Windows
4 25 (59.52%) VMware
5 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (50.00%) ITIL
7 18 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
9 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
9 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (33.33%) DNS
11 13 (30.95%) MCP
11 13 (30.95%) HP
11 13 (30.95%) Office 365
12 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 12 (28.57%) MCITP
13 11 (26.19%) Citrix
13 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
13 11 (26.19%) SAN
14 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
15 9 (21.43%) 3PAR
15 9 (21.43%) Lync
15 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
16 8 (19.05%) XenApp
16 8 (19.05%) Cisco
17 7 (16.67%) CRM
17 7 (16.67%) Windows XP

MCSE
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 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 18 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.43%) Lync
3 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.76%) SAS
7 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
2 11 (26.19%) SAN
3 6 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) VoIP
5 3 (7.14%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) PABX
6 2 (4.76%) Intranet
6 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) PBX
7 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 5 (11.90%) Back Office
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (11.90%) Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX
8 1 (2.38%) HPUX
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 7 (16.67%) CRM
3 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 6 (14.29%) Server Building
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.14%) Data Management
5 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (30.95%) MCP
3 12 (28.57%) MCITP
4 7 (16.67%) MCSA
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (16.67%) CCNA
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (7.14%) HNC
7 3 (7.14%) HND
7 3 (7.14%) HP ASE
7 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.76%) MCPD
8 2 (4.76%) MCDBA
8 2 (4.76%) MCSD
8 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.38%) CCA
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 8 (19.05%) XenApp
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (16.67%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 6 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) WSUS
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (59.52%) VMware
3 13 (30.95%) HP
4 11 (26.19%) Citrix
5 9 (21.43%) 3PAR
6 8 (19.05%) Cisco
7 7 (16.67%) Websense
8 3 (7.14%) Juniper
8 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.14%) NetApp
8 3 (7.14%) Symantec
9 2 (4.76%) F5
9 2 (4.76%) Mitel
9 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle
9 2 (4.76%) Cognos
9 2 (4.76%) IBM
9 2 (4.76%) Apple
10 1 (2.38%) Intel
10 1 (2.38%) Sophos