The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 25 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.88% 0.36% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.39% 1.82% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £33,847 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +4.61%
Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23 55 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 16.55% 20.00% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 11
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
MS Exchange
County Antrim

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Belfast

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) NAS
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (50.00%) Sophos

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (37.50%) WSUS
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
4 4 (50.00%) Sophos
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Compaq
7 1 (12.50%) Apple
7 1 (12.50%) CommVault
7 1 (12.50%) Altiris