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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 72 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 0.65% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 1.92% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Average salary £60,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £37,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
204 312 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 27.57% 33.99% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 155 286 268
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Oxford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Client Account Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft