The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 76 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 40 43 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.99% 2.11% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.17% 10.59% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 35
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
436 406 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.66% 19.94% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 392 359 325
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Exchange Server 2010
West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2010
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Birmingham region.

Exchange Server 2010 Salary Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2010
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Exchange Server 2010 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 74 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 61 (82.43%) Active Directory
3 56 (75.68%) Microsoft
4 55 (74.32%) VMware
5 53 (71.62%) Windows
6 49 (66.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 43 (58.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (54.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 34 (45.95%) Hyper-V
10 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2013
12 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (33.78%) MCSE
14 24 (32.43%) SAN
14 24 (32.43%) MCITP
15 23 (31.08%) Citrix
16 22 (29.73%) MCTS
16 22 (29.73%) vSphere
17 21 (28.38%) Office 365
18 20 (27.03%) Symantec
18 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (25.68%) Windows 7
20 18 (24.32%) Lync
20 18 (24.32%) Migration
20 18 (24.32%) Cisco
21 17 (22.97%) LAN
21 17 (22.97%) WAN
21 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
22 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
23 14 (18.92%) MCSA

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 49 (66.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 40 (54.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (24.32%) Lync
6 14 (18.92%) Office Communications Server
7 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
9 8 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (1.35%) IIS
12 1 (1.35%) Apache
12 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.43%) SAN
2 17 (22.97%) LAN
2 17 (22.97%) WAN
3 14 (18.92%) Unified Communications
4 13 (17.57%) NAS
4 13 (17.57%) Firewall
4 13 (17.57%) VPN
5 9 (12.16%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (10.81%) DHCP
6 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.81%) Internet
6 8 (10.81%) VLAN
7 6 (8.11%) Wireless
8 5 (6.76%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (6.76%) WAAS
8 5 (6.76%) MPLS
8 5 (6.76%) DNS
8 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
1 5 (6.76%) Law
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Consultant
2 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Consultant
3 14 (18.92%) Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Support Engineer
4 13 (17.57%) Exchange Consultant
4 13 (17.57%) Architect
5 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) Technical Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.11%) Wintel Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Virtualisation Architect
9 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Storage Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Clustering
2 8 (10.81%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.76%) Replication
4 5 (6.76%) CLARiiON
4 5 (6.76%) Celerra
4 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 53 (71.62%) Windows
2 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (25.68%) Windows 7
5 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
6 12 (16.22%) Windows 8
7 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.05%) Linux
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Migration
2 14 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (17.57%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (17.57%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (17.57%) Project Management
4 5 (6.76%) Network Management
4 5 (6.76%) Validation
5 4 (5.41%) ITIL
5 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.41%) Change Control
6 3 (4.05%) Software Distribution
6 3 (4.05%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.05%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.70%) Change Management
7 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.35%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) VB
3 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.05%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (33.78%) MCSE
3 24 (32.43%) MCITP
4 22 (29.73%) MCTS
5 14 (18.92%) MCSA
5 14 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (17.57%) Degree
7 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
8 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
8 9 (12.16%) MCP
9 5 (6.76%) VCAP
9 5 (6.76%) VTSP
9 5 (6.76%) CCIA
9 5 (6.76%) NCDA
9 5 (6.76%) NCIE
9 5 (6.76%) CCA
9 5 (6.76%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (6.76%) CCEA
10 2 (2.70%) CCNA
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 61 (82.43%) Active Directory
2 43 (58.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (45.95%) Hyper-V
4 22 (29.73%) vSphere
5 11 (14.86%) XenApp
5 11 (14.86%) XenDesktop
6 8 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.81%) VMware ESX
7 7 (9.46%) Terminal Services
8 5 (6.76%) vCloud
8 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (4.05%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (4.05%) UAG
9 3 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (16.22%) Backup Exec
3 11 (14.86%) SCOM
4 5 (6.76%) XenMobile
4 5 (6.76%) ARCserve
4 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.76%) SCCM
5 3 (4.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (4.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (4.05%) MOM
5 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 55 (74.32%) VMware
3 23 (31.08%) Citrix
4 20 (27.03%) Symantec
5 18 (24.32%) Cisco
6 12 (16.22%) NetApp
7 7 (9.46%) HP
8 5 (6.76%) 3PAR
8 5 (6.76%) Kaspersky
8 5 (6.76%) EMC
9 4 (5.41%) Oracle
10 3 (4.05%) Remedy
11 2 (2.70%) Open Text
11 2 (2.70%) Unisys
11 2 (2.70%) IBM
11 2 (2.70%) i2
11 2 (2.70%) Juniper
12 1 (1.35%) Acronis
12 1 (1.35%) Avaya
12 1 (1.35%) Mitel