The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 67 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% 1.86% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 5.59% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
238 322 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.79% 33.33% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 219 266 184
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
Oxfordshire

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Oxford region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Oxford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) MCITP
3 6 (46.15%) VLAN
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (46.15%) Mac OS
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (46.15%) Office 365
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCDP
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Apple
3 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
4 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
4 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Account Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Account Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) EqualLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Mac OS
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) MCITP
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCDP
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (38.46%) MCTS
4 5 (38.46%) NCDA
4 5 (38.46%) NCIE
4 5 (38.46%) VCAP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) XenServer
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
1 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Apple
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Veeam
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) PlateSpin
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Dell
3 5 (38.46%) EMC
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Polycom
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
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