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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 33 38 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 4 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.15% 3.20% 3.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% 32.14% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 14
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
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
22 28 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.83% 9.96% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 105
Average salary £33,750 £48,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.41% +38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £56,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (58.33%) MS Office
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) MCP
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (50.00%) MCSE
6 6 (50.00%) MCSA
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (50.00%) vSphere
7 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) Intel
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) SLA
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (33.33%) XenApp
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) VRRP
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCP
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCSA
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) VCP5
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) CCIP
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCSP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (33.33%) XenApp
5 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Intel
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM