The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 62 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 31 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.75% 2.99% 3.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.42% 12.46% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 38
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £44,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
MS Exchange
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
201 289 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.80% 24.00% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 161 274 201
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +31 12 £55,000 +57.14%
Luton -4 6 £38,750 -3.12%
Leighton Buzzard - 2 - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 41 (83.67%) Windows
1 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (79.59%) Active Directory
3 35 (71.43%) VMware
4 32 (65.31%) Citrix
5 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (55.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (55.10%) XenApp
7 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (51.02%) vSphere
7 25 (51.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (48.98%) VMware ESX
9 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (46.94%) Intel
9 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (44.90%) MCSE
11 21 (42.86%) ITIL
11 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
12 20 (40.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (32.65%) MCP
14 15 (30.61%) MCSA
14 15 (30.61%) VCP5
15 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (26.53%) MS Office
17 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
18 9 (18.37%) WAN
18 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 27 (55.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (51.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.20%) Lync
5 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.53%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) WAN
1 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.29%) SAN
3 6 (12.24%) Network Security
4 5 (10.20%) VLAN
4 5 (10.20%) NetScaler
4 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 3 (6.12%) SMTP
5 3 (6.12%) MPLS
6 2 (4.08%) Internet
6 2 (4.08%) DNS
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) PBX
6 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Consultant
2 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
2 5 (10.20%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (8.16%) Network Specialist
3 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
4 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
1 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) People Management
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Coaching
6 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) C
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
4 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (44.90%) MCSE
3 20 (40.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (32.65%) MCP
5 15 (30.61%) VCP5
5 15 (30.61%) MCSA
6 2 (4.08%) MCTS
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) VCP4
7 1 (2.04%) MCITP
7 1 (2.04%) CCNA
7 1 (2.04%) CISSP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (79.59%) Active Directory
2 27 (55.10%) XenApp
3 25 (51.02%) vSphere
4 24 (48.98%) VMware ESX
5 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 4 (8.16%) ISA Server
8 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
8 3 (6.12%) Xen
8 3 (6.12%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
10 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) WSUS
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Intune
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (71.43%) VMware
3 32 (65.31%) Citrix
4 23 (46.94%) Intel
5 4 (8.16%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) McAfee
7 2 (4.08%) FalconStor
7 2 (4.08%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) Symantec
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Websense
8 1 (2.04%) Mitel
8 1 (2.04%) Proofpoint