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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 105 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.52% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 2.01% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 28
Average salary £51,250 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.51% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
381 398 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.25% 25.98% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 310 318 470
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Abingdon - 2 £52,500 -
Oxford -5 1 £26,000 -42.22%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
4 16 (53.33%) MCSA
4 16 (53.33%) DNS
5 15 (50.00%) VMware
5 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (46.67%) MCITP
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (40.00%) DHCP
8 12 (40.00%) HP
8 12 (40.00%) Citrix
8 12 (40.00%) SAN
9 11 (36.67%) MCTS
10 10 (33.33%) Veeam
10 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (33.33%) Meru Networks
10 10 (33.33%) Wireless
10 10 (33.33%) Juniper
10 10 (33.33%) Apple
10 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (33.33%) EMC
10 10 (33.33%) CCNA
10 10 (33.33%) MCP
11 9 (30.00%) ITIL
12 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
12 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.00%) Data Management
14 5 (16.67%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 12 (40.00%) DHCP
3 10 (33.33%) Wireless
4 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) WAN
7 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Support Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) IT Support
5 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Server Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Data Management
3 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V2
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software License Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (53.33%) MCSA
3 14 (46.67%) MCITP
4 11 (36.67%) MCTS
5 10 (33.33%) MCP
5 10 (33.33%) CCNA
5 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (13.33%) MCT
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) CCNP
8 2 (6.67%) CCIE
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) XenApp
2 2 (6.67%) XenServer
2 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) HP
3 12 (40.00%) Citrix
4 10 (33.33%) Juniper
4 10 (33.33%) Apple
4 10 (33.33%) EMC
4 10 (33.33%) Veeam
4 10 (33.33%) Meru Networks
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 5 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle