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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 107 97
Rank change year-on-year +24 -10  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 20 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.83% 0.55% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.97% 2.17% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 13
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £36,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £53,750 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 287 322 335
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 26.31% 25.16% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 269 290 286
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +12 8 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Horsham - 6 £20,250 -
Billingshurst - 2 £26,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £26,000 -
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 17 (58.62%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) VMware
5 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
6 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (41.38%) CCNA
8 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 10 (34.48%) MCSA
10 9 (31.03%) MCP
10 9 (31.03%) Citrix
10 9 (31.03%) MCITP
10 9 (31.03%) Degree
11 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
11 8 (27.59%) SCCM
11 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
11 8 (27.59%) Clustering
11 8 (27.59%) SAN
12 7 (24.14%) LAN
12 7 (24.14%) WAN
12 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
12 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
13 6 (20.69%) MCTS
13 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
13 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco

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 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.90%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) LAN
2 7 (24.14%) WAN
3 6 (20.69%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) NAS
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) DNS
6 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.90%) Internet
7 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (6.90%) Skype
7 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Applications Support
2 7 (24.14%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
1 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
2 3 (10.34%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) High Availability
2 3 (10.34%) Information Security
2 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
2 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.34%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
2 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
2 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
2 3 (10.34%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (10.34%) Web Filtering
3 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) CRM
3 2 (6.90%) Time Management
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) CCNA
4 10 (34.48%) MCSA
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
5 9 (31.03%) MCITP
5 9 (31.03%) MCP
6 6 (20.69%) MCTS
7 5 (17.24%) CCA
7 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (6.90%) CCNP
9 1 (3.45%) CCDP
9 1 (3.45%) CCSA
9 1 (3.45%) VCAP
9 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) MetaFrame
4 5 (17.24%) XenApp
5 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.90%) UAG
7 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
7 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) Forcepoint
6 2 (6.90%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) Brocade
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago