The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 37 25 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.27% 0.86% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.39% 3.70% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -2.59% +5.47%  

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 Gatwick.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 59 27 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 37.34% 23.28% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 25 20
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

MCSE
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Gatwick

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) QMS
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MCSA
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) IT Architect
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (66.67%) QMS
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (16.67%) AppSense
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Qualys
5 1 (16.67%) Tripwire