Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 122 147
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 -50
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 22 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.10% 1.01% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 4.24% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 9
West Sussex median annual salary £51,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.46% -35.00% +30.93%
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +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 512 519 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 25.49% 23.92% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 450 462 588
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,450 £30,750 £23,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 18 £50,000 +66.67%
Crawley +15 1 £65,000 +100.00%
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
3 20 (90.91%) Hyper-V
3 20 (90.91%) IT Strategy
4 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Clustering
4 19 (86.36%) 3PAR
4 19 (86.36%) High Availability
4 19 (86.36%) TOGAF
4 19 (86.36%) HP
4 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (86.36%) Finance
4 19 (86.36%) Clustering
4 19 (86.36%) CCNA
4 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
4 19 (86.36%) SAN
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
4 19 (86.36%) SharePoint
5 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 11 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (50.00%) F5
5 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 10 (45.45%) 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 19 (86.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Architect
1 19 (86.36%) Technical Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) IT Strategy
2 19 (86.36%) High Availability
2 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (86.36%) TOGAF
3 11 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 11 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 8 (36.36%) Data Management
4 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 8 (36.36%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (86.36%) CCNA
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (90.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) 3PAR
2 19 (86.36%) HP
3 11 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) VMware