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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 121 102 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -28
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 12 13 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% 0.87% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 2.71% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 40
Median salary £29,000 £40,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.39% +26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
483 479 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.56% 32.23% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 382 376 405
Median salary £46,796 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.99% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 9 £25,000 -
Oxford -18 4 £37,750 -7.92%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (92.31%) Windows
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
4 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
5 18 (69.23%) VMware
6 17 (65.38%) SCCM
7 16 (61.54%) Windows 7
8 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (50.00%) Degree
9 12 (46.15%) MS Office
9 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
10 11 (42.31%) Perl
10 11 (42.31%) ITIL
10 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (38.46%) Windows 10
11 10 (38.46%) Asset Management
11 10 (38.46%) Windows 8
12 9 (34.62%) Simpana
12 9 (34.62%) WSUS
12 9 (34.62%) Server Building
12 9 (34.62%) Software Delivery
12 9 (34.62%) Patch Management
12 9 (34.62%) Office 365
12 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
12 9 (34.62%) vSphere
12 9 (34.62%) CommVault
12 9 (34.62%) NetApp
12 9 (34.62%) Project Management
13 8 (30.77%) SharePoint

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 9 (34.62%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 9 (34.62%) Windows Specialist
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco Support
4 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Web Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Web Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Wintel Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Wintel Support
4 5 (19.23%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (38.46%) Windows 10
6 10 (38.46%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 9 (34.62%) Patch Management
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) Server Building
3 9 (34.62%) Software Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL V2
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Security
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Perl
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (26.92%) MCP
4 6 (23.08%) MCSA
5 4 (15.38%) MCITP
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP
6 2 (7.69%) GCIA
6 2 (7.69%) GCIH
6 2 (7.69%) MCTS
7 1 (3.85%) CCNA
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) COBIT
1 2 (7.69%) COSO
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) SCCM
2 9 (34.62%) Simpana
2 9 (34.62%) WSUS
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (19.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) CommVault
3 9 (34.62%) NetApp
4 5 (19.23%) Avaya
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) ServiceNow
5 4 (15.38%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard