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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 110 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 14 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.92% 0.65% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.24% 2.18% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 24
Average salary £35,000 £58,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.42% +92.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
432 459 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.35% 30.04% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 361 320 520
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 6 £32,500 -48.00% 5
Banbury - 3 £37,500 -
Abingdon - 2 - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £77,500 -
Witney - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) VMware
5 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 10 (41.67%) SCCM
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) MS Office
8 9 (37.50%) Project Management
8 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (37.50%) Office 365
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (33.33%) MCSA
9 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 7 (29.17%) MCP
11 6 (25.00%) Cisco
11 6 (25.00%) Sophos
11 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
11 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (20.83%) ServiceNow
12 5 (20.83%) ITIL V2
12 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
12 5 (20.83%) SCOM
12 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Support
4 5 (20.83%) IT Support
4 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Web Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Web Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Wintel Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Wintel Support
4 5 (20.83%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.33%) Debian
8 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL V2
5 4 (16.67%) Server Building
5 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Security
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Network Management
6 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.33%) Presales
6 2 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 8 (33.33%) MCSA
4 7 (29.17%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) MCITP
6 2 (8.33%) CCNA
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CISSP
6 2 (8.33%) GCIA
6 2 (8.33%) GCIH
6 2 (8.33%) MCDST
6 2 (8.33%) MCTS
7 1 (4.17%) CCA
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.17%) VCP5
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) COBIT
1 2 (8.33%) COSO
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Samba
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) WSUS
4 2 (8.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Sophos
3 5 (20.83%) Avaya
3 5 (20.83%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) CommVault
4 2 (8.33%) Intel
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago