Period
to 15 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 127 116
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +38
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.04% 0.80% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.01% 3.32% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 26
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +58.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £41,250 £26,300 £19,125
90th Percentile £61,750 £60,000 £51,250
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +9.59% -13.87%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 599 482 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 25.94% 24.06% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 470 410 484
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.11% -2.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for MCSE in West Sussex

MCSE
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 June 2019.

Salary histogram for MCSE in West Sussex

MCSE
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +2 4 £60,000 - 1
Crawley +3 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Gatwick -14 2 £60,000 +33.33%
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (58.33%) SharePoint
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (54.17%) SQL
6 13 (54.17%) SAN
7 12 (50.00%) Firewall
7 12 (50.00%) Cisco
8 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
8 11 (45.83%) ITIL
8 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (45.83%) VMware
9 10 (41.67%) DNS
9 10 (41.67%) DHCP
9 10 (41.67%) MPLS
9 10 (41.67%) Skype for Business
10 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (37.50%) Aruba
10 9 (37.50%) Office 365
10 9 (37.50%) IaaS
10 9 (37.50%) Software-Defined Networking
10 9 (37.50%) vCenter Server
10 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (37.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 9 (37.50%) Terminal Server
10 9 (37.50%) Citrix
10 9 (37.50%) FTP
10 9 (37.50%) SMTP

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 14 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (41.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (37.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 9 (37.50%) IaaS
2 9 (37.50%) Office 365
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) SAN
2 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
4 10 (41.67%) DHCP
4 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 10 (41.67%) MPLS
5 9 (37.50%) FTP
5 9 (37.50%) SMTP
5 9 (37.50%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.17%) DWDM
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) Skype
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Azure Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Architect
3 7 (29.17%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Server Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Azure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) High Availability
6 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Remediation Plan
8 1 (4.17%) Runbook
8 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) Terminal Server
2 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) vCenter Server
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Aruba
4 9 (37.50%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds