Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 116 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.44% 0.21% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 0.93% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 27
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £29,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.17% -34.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £34,375 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,600 £58,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year +27.66% -12.96% +22.73%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 459 322 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 29.00% 22.16% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 407 276 391
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £63,750 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) MCDBA
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Avaya
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (28.57%) ERP
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
6 2 (28.57%) Pegasus
6 2 (28.57%) Pegasus Opera
6 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (28.57%) Data Management
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System

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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (28.57%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) PABX
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Systems Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCDBA
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Pegasus
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) VMware