Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 118 123
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 27 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.36% 1.14% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 4.33% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 35
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +50.00% -17.81%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £50,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +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 478 578 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.14% 26.30% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 414 519 540
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Worthing -5 22 £50,000 +66.67%
Gatwick +16 2 £66,250 +15.22%
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (96.30%) SAN
3 25 (92.59%) Active Directory
3 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (92.59%) TOGAF
4 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
5 23 (85.19%) SharePoint
5 23 (85.19%) PRINCE2
5 23 (85.19%) CCNA
5 23 (85.19%) HP
5 23 (85.19%) Finance
5 23 (85.19%) Clustering
5 23 (85.19%) Hyper-V
5 23 (85.19%) 3PAR
5 23 (85.19%) High Availability
5 23 (85.19%) Microsoft Clustering
5 23 (85.19%) IT Strategy
6 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (55.56%) SQL
6 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
7 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (51.85%) Network Load Balancing
7 14 (51.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 14 (51.85%) F5
7 14 (51.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (51.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (51.85%) Translating Business Requirements
7 14 (51.85%) Mentoring
8 11 (40.74%) Windows

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 23 (85.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 14 (51.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (51.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 10 (37.04%) VoIP
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Architect
2 23 (85.19%) Technical Architect
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory Architect
3 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architect
3 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (85.19%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) TOGAF
2 23 (85.19%) High Availability
2 23 (85.19%) IT Strategy
2 23 (85.19%) PRINCE2
3 14 (51.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 14 (51.85%) Mentoring
3 14 (51.85%) Network Load Balancing
3 14 (51.85%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (33.33%) Data Management
4 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (85.19%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.70%) MCDST
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
6 1 (3.70%) MCSA
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (92.59%) Active Directory
2 23 (85.19%) Hyper-V
3 9 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (85.19%) 3PAR
2 23 (85.19%) HP
3 14 (51.85%) F5
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard