The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 97 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.091% 0.97% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 4.43% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 12
Average salary £17,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
246 203 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.47% 21.88% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 201 198 245
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Bedfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) VCP5
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Intel
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (50.00%) VCP5
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Intel
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse
3 1 (16.67%) IBM