The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 43 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 12 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.77% 3.05% 7.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.34% 17.31% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,800 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
MS Exchange
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
59 52 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.55% 17.63% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Bedford region.

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Bedford

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 22 (91.67%) Windows
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 20 (83.33%) VMware
3 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (79.17%) MCSE
5 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
5 18 (75.00%) VPN
5 18 (75.00%) DNS
5 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (70.83%) IIS
6 17 (70.83%) HTTP
6 17 (70.83%) Firewall
6 17 (70.83%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (66.67%) HTTPS
7 16 (66.67%) SSL
7 16 (66.67%) Terminal Services
7 16 (66.67%) Network Security
8 15 (62.50%) MCP
8 15 (62.50%) Cisco
9 14 (58.33%) Windows XP
9 14 (58.33%) Internet
9 14 (58.33%) Windows Vista
9 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
10 13 (54.17%) CCSP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (70.83%) IIS
3 17 (70.83%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 18 (75.00%) VPN
1 18 (75.00%) DNS
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) HTTP
3 16 (66.67%) Network Security
3 16 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 16 (66.67%) SSL
4 14 (58.33%) Internet
5 9 (37.50%) VLAN
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) VRRP
8 1 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) LAN
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
8 1 (4.17%) WAN
8 1 (4.17%) DHCP
8 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Vista
4 14 (58.33%) Windows XP
4 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (79.17%) MCSE
3 15 (62.50%) MCP
4 13 (54.17%) CCSP
4 13 (54.17%) CCNP
4 13 (54.17%) CCIP
4 13 (54.17%) CCNA
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (37.50%) MCSA
6 3 (12.50%) MCTS
6 3 (12.50%) MCITP
7 2 (8.33%) VCP5
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 12 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 11 (45.83%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (45.83%) UAG
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Intel
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) HP