The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 89 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 20 56 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.30% 3.65% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 13.05% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 43 38
Average salary £41,000 £33,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.24% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
MCSE
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
507 429 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.99% 27.93% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 382 360 478
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 14 £41,000 -15.02%
Bicester - 2 £26,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) MCSA
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) MS Office
6 11 (36.67%) LAN
7 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (33.33%) Firewall
7 10 (33.33%) Office 365
8 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) WAN
8 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) CCNA
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (26.67%) Lync
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (26.67%) Skype
10 7 (23.33%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) IIS
11 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (26.67%) Lync
3 6 (20.00%) IIS
3 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) LAN
2 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) Skype
5 7 (23.33%) DHCP
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
6 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 5 (16.67%) MPLS
7 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
8 3 (10.00%) VLAN
8 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.00%) VPN
9 2 (6.67%) Internet
9 2 (6.67%) Wireless
9 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (6.67%) ADSL
9 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Client Account Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Account Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Statistics
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (60.00%) MCSA
3 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (16.67%) MCP
6 4 (13.33%) MCTS
7 3 (10.00%) MCITP
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.33%) MCT
9 1 (3.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) F5
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) CommVault
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Spiceworks
5 2 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (6.67%) QNAP
5 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 2 (6.67%) Polycom
5 2 (6.67%) Tandberg
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) HP
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