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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 91 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% - 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% - 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £30,750 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 - £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,150 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
238 174 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.40% 22.89% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 196 140 163
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) MCSA
4 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
4 10 (58.82%) MS Office
4 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Office 365
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Skype
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
6 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
7 3 (17.65%) MCDST
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Replication
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Network Management
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) Symantec
7 3 (17.65%) Sophos
7 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Skype
1 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) IT Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Office 365 Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) ERP
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) MCSA
3 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) MCDST
5 2 (11.76%) MCITP
5 2 (11.76%) MCP
5 2 (11.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Samba
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Sophos
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec
2 3 (17.65%) VMware