Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 121 150
Rank change year-on-year -16 +29 -26
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.61% 1.22% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 4.81% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 14
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -38.10% +37.39%
10th Percentile £24,575 £19,125 £39,000
90th Percentile £53,625 £50,325 £53,750
South East median annual salary £42,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -8.24% +6.25%

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 501 540 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.69% 25.32% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 419 508 621
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,350 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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
Gatwick +17 5 £45,000 +1.69%
Crawley +11 3 £50,000 +53.85%
Haywards Heath - 1 £22,500 -
Worthing - 1 £24,000 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MCSA
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) MCP
6 6 (46.15%) CCNP
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) Office 365
9 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (23.08%) HP
9 3 (23.08%) Citrix
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) Retail
9 3 (23.08%) Marketing

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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Network Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MCSA
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) MCP
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (15.38%) MCITP
7 2 (15.38%) NCDA
7 2 (15.38%) NCSA
7 2 (15.38%) VCAP
8 1 (7.69%) CCEA
8 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
8 1 (7.69%) MCTS
8 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam