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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 82 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 1.00% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 3.22% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +2.31%
Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
313 311 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 34.21% 31.01% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 287 265 190
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 April 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 Certification
1 13 (100.00%) MCITP
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (76.92%) SharePoint
4 10 (76.92%) Office 365
5 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
5 9 (69.23%) SQL
6 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
6 8 (61.54%) Degree
6 8 (61.54%) Mac OS
7 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
7 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (46.15%) Apple
8 6 (46.15%) VLAN
8 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
8 6 (46.15%) CCNP
8 6 (46.15%) CCDP
8 6 (46.15%) Cisco
8 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (30.77%) Lync
10 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (23.08%) DNS
10 3 (23.08%) Migration

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (76.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (30.77%) Lync
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Apache
6 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
7 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
7 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) French Language
2 2 (15.38%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Account Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Account Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Mac OS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) NetWare
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) MCITP
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCDP
4 2 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCTS
5 1 (7.69%) VCAP
5 1 (7.69%) CCEE
5 1 (7.69%) CCIA
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) CCA
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
1 2 (15.38%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) AppSense
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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