The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 78 84 100
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.27% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 1.24% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £29,250 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.29% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +5.40%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 201 161 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 26.87% 19.59% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 187 124 143
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -11.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Brighton

MCSE
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Brighton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) MCSA
5 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (50.00%) MCP
6 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (42.86%) Software Packaging
7 6 (42.86%) MS Office
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
7 6 (42.86%) SLA
7 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (35.71%) IT Strategy
8 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
8 5 (35.71%) Change Control
8 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
8 5 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (35.71%) Information Management
8 5 (35.71%) Document Management
8 5 (35.71%) Freedom of Information

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) IT Director
1 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (35.71%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
3 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
3 5 (35.71%) Document Management
3 5 (35.71%) Information Management
3 5 (35.71%) IT Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (57.14%) MCSA
3 7 (50.00%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam