The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 110 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.76% 0.92% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.47% 3.24% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 12
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £73,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +8.33%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 446 432 456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.80% 28.44% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 398 362 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,275
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE 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 April 2017. 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 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 +36 7 £32,500 - 1
Oxford -11 3 £50,000 +53.84%
MCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
4 18 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (77.27%) VMware
6 16 (72.73%) SAN
7 15 (68.18%) Windows
7 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
8 14 (63.64%) HP
8 14 (63.64%) EMC
8 14 (63.64%) Terminal Services
8 14 (63.64%) Replication
8 14 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (63.64%) Veeam
8 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (63.64%) vSphere
8 14 (63.64%) Server Patching
8 14 (63.64%) EMC VNX
9 6 (27.27%) MCSA
10 5 (22.73%) Skype
10 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
10 5 (22.73%) Office 365
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 4 (18.18%) Migration
11 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
12 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
12 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
12 2 (9.09%) JNCIA

MCSE
Co-occurring 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 18 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
3 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Skype
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (63.64%) Infrastructure Support
1 14 (63.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 14 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365 Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) EMC VNX
1 14 (63.64%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Server Patching
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (27.27%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) Terminal Services
2 14 (63.64%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) EMC
3 14 (63.64%) HP
3 14 (63.64%) Veeam
4 1 (4.55%) CA
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago