The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 61 47 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 13 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.79% 4.11% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 13.21% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 4
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -15.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,117 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
MCSE
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
230 280 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.72% 31.11% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 205 254 195
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Oxford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) CCNA
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) MCITP
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) SAN
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) MCP
6 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) XenApp
7 5 (29.41%) XenServer
7 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
7 5 (29.41%) Veeam
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
7 5 (29.41%) NCDA
7 5 (29.41%) NCIE
7 5 (29.41%) VCAP
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) IIS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) Lync
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Analytics
1 5 (29.41%) Data Management
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
3 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) MCITP
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (35.29%) MCP
5 5 (29.41%) NCDA
5 5 (29.41%) NCIE
5 5 (29.41%) VCAP
5 5 (29.41%) MCT
5 5 (29.41%) MCTS
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) CCIE
7 1 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
2 5 (29.41%) XenServer
2 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) vSphere
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
1 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Veeam
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) Symantec
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Dell
3 5 (29.41%) EMC
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) PlateSpin
4 2 (11.76%) Polycom
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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