The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 52 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.16% 1.94% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.04% 5.86% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 17
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £45,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
471 597 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.65% 33.15% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 414 485 403
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCSE
South East

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Abingdon +17 36 £32,000 +33.33% 5
Banbury - 10 £22,500 -
Oxford -3 6 £50,000 +29.87%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (95.95%) Windows
3 57 (77.03%) MS Excel
4 56 (75.68%) MCITP
5 49 (66.22%) VMware
6 46 (62.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (60.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (59.46%) MCTS
8 44 (59.46%) Apple
9 43 (58.11%) Citrix
10 41 (55.41%) HP
10 41 (55.41%) EMC
10 41 (55.41%) SAN
10 41 (55.41%) DHCP
10 41 (55.41%) DNS
10 41 (55.41%) Veeam
11 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (54.05%) MCSA
12 39 (52.70%) Microsoft Azure
13 37 (50.00%) Meru Networks
13 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
13 37 (50.00%) Juniper
13 37 (50.00%) Wireless
14 33 (44.59%) Backup Exec
14 33 (44.59%) Symantec
15 29 (39.19%) Norton AntiVirus
16 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
16 19 (25.68%) Windows 7
17 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
18 15 (20.27%) SQL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.70%) Lync
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 57 (77.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (52.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.16%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (55.41%) DHCP
1 41 (55.41%) DNS
1 41 (55.41%) SAN
2 37 (50.00%) Wireless
3 13 (17.57%) Internet
4 6 (8.11%) VLAN
4 6 (8.11%) WAN
5 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.05%) Network Security
6 3 (4.05%) Firewall
6 3 (4.05%) LAN
7 2 (2.70%) VoIP
7 2 (2.70%) SNMP
7 2 (2.70%) VPN
7 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Support Engineer
2 21 (28.38%) Analyst
2 21 (28.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (22.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) IT Support
5 12 (16.22%) Service Analyst
5 12 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (13.51%) Technical Support
6 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 9 (12.16%) Support Analyst
8 8 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (9.46%) Customer Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) Customer Support Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (6.76%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (6.76%) Consultant
10 5 (6.76%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) HTML
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.70%) XML
1 2 (2.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.35%) iPhone
3 1 (1.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (95.95%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.68%) Windows 7
5 11 (14.86%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.11%) Mac OS
7 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) UNIX
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.11%) Workflow
1 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (2.70%) Performance Testing
3 2 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (2.70%) Network Design
3 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (75.68%) MCITP
3 44 (59.46%) MCTS
4 40 (54.05%) MCSA
5 13 (17.57%) MCP
6 11 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (10.81%) Degree
8 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (8.11%) CCNP
8 6 (8.11%) CCDP
9 5 (6.76%) CCNA
10 4 (5.41%) NCDA
10 4 (5.41%) NCIE
10 4 (5.41%) VCAP
11 2 (2.70%) CWNA
11 2 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.70%) CISSP
12 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) HL7
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (60.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.11%) XenApp
4 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
4 6 (8.11%) vSphere
5 4 (5.41%) XenServer
5 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (44.59%) Backup Exec
2 29 (39.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (66.22%) VMware
2 44 (59.46%) Apple
3 43 (58.11%) Citrix
4 41 (55.41%) HP
4 41 (55.41%) EMC
4 41 (55.41%) Veeam
5 37 (50.00%) Meru Networks
5 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 37 (50.00%) Juniper
6 33 (44.59%) Symantec
7 8 (10.81%) Cisco
8 4 (5.41%) Dell
8 4 (5.41%) NetApp
8 4 (5.41%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.70%) Polycom
10 1 (1.35%) LANDesk
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