The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 73 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.43% 0.77% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 2.49% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% -45.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +6.84%  

MCSE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 159 201 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 22.94% 30.97% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 148 170 132
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Oxford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365 Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Activate Learning
Salary: From £36,251 to £38,454 per annum Salary: £36,251 - £38,454 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago