Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 113 124
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 40 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.70% 1.64% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.86% 6.40% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 32
West Sussex median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% -19.05%
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%

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 683 641 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 29.00% 25.66% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 471 522 476
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +13 18 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Crawley +10 16 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Gatwick -13 1 - -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (95.00%) Windows
3 37 (92.50%) SharePoint
3 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
4 36 (90.00%) Azure
5 35 (87.50%) SQL
6 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
7 33 (82.50%) CCNA
7 33 (82.50%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (82.50%) SQL Server
7 33 (82.50%) PRINCE2
7 33 (82.50%) TOGAF
8 32 (80.00%) Finance
8 32 (80.00%) Configuration Management
8 32 (80.00%) Mentoring
8 32 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 32 (80.00%) IT Strategy
9 31 (77.50%) Server Virtualisation
9 31 (77.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 31 (77.50%) Data Centre
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
11 5 (12.50%) SAN
11 5 (12.50%) DHCP
11 5 (12.50%) DNS
12 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.00%) VMware
12 4 (10.00%) Cisco
12 4 (10.00%) ITIL
12 4 (10.00%) MPLS
12 4 (10.00%) Firewall

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 37 (92.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 36 (90.00%) Azure
2 31 (77.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) IaaS
3 4 (10.00%) Office 365
4 3 (7.50%) AWS
4 3 (7.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DHCP
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) MPLS
3 3 (7.50%) FTP
3 3 (7.50%) SMTP
3 3 (7.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
4 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.50%) DWDM
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (82.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 32 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Architect
2 21 (52.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Active Directory Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Technical Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Voice Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (77.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) PRINCE2
1 33 (82.50%) TOGAF
2 32 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 32 (80.00%) IT Strategy
2 32 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 32 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 31 (77.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Server Management
6 1 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (82.50%) CCNA
2 33 (82.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Terminal Server
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) vCenter Server
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Aruba
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds