The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 54 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 97 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.13% 2.99% 3.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.10% 16.24% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 56 50
Average salary £35,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,625 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
MS Exchange
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
420 388 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.90% 18.39% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 348 353 270
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 138 (75.82%) Microsoft
1 138 (75.82%) Active Directory
2 132 (72.53%) Windows
3 131 (71.98%) VMware
4 95 (52.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 89 (48.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 79 (43.41%) Citrix
7 71 (39.01%) Hyper-V
8 70 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 62 (34.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (32.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 58 (31.87%) SAN
12 57 (31.32%) Cisco
12 57 (31.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 57 (31.32%) vSphere
13 52 (28.57%) MCSE
14 51 (28.02%) Exchange Server 2013
15 41 (22.53%) XenApp
16 40 (21.98%) NetApp
17 39 (21.43%) SQL Server
18 38 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
18 38 (20.88%) Office 365
19 36 (19.78%) Windows Server 2012
19 36 (19.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 35 (19.23%) Firewall
21 34 (18.68%) MCITP
22 32 (17.58%) MS Excel
22 32 (17.58%) LAN
23 30 (16.48%) Lync
24 29 (15.93%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 95 (52.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 70 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 57 (31.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 51 (28.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (16.48%) Lync
6 20 (10.99%) SharePoint
7 19 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2000
8 11 (6.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (4.95%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (3.30%) IIS
11 5 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.65%) Apache
12 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.88%) Office 365
2 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (31.87%) SAN
2 35 (19.23%) Firewall
3 32 (17.58%) LAN
4 29 (15.93%) DHCP
5 27 (14.84%) WAN
5 27 (14.84%) DNS
6 20 (10.99%) VPN
7 17 (9.34%) Wireless
7 17 (9.34%) NAS
7 17 (9.34%) TCP/IP
8 14 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 12 (6.59%) WAAS
9 12 (6.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (4.95%) IPsec
11 8 (4.40%) Internet
12 6 (3.30%) IP Telephony
12 6 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.75%) Network Security
13 5 (2.75%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.65%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (9.34%) Finance
2 3 (1.65%) Law
2 3 (1.65%) Legal
2 3 (1.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (21.43%) Architect
2 38 (20.88%) Consultant
3 36 (19.78%) Analyst
4 34 (18.68%) Support Engineer
5 27 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (12.64%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (10.44%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
9 13 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
9 13 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (6.59%) Network Engineer
10 12 (6.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 12 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.59%) Virtualisation Architect
10 12 (6.59%) Storage Architect
10 12 (6.59%) Storage Solutions Architect
11 11 (6.04%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (5.49%) Exchange Consultant
13 8 (4.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.89%) Clustering
2 13 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.59%) CLARiiON
3 12 (6.59%) Celerra
3 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.85%) GIS
6 5 (2.75%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.75%) Replication
7 4 (2.20%) Handset
7 4 (2.20%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.20%) Life Science
7 4 (2.20%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 132 (72.53%) Windows
2 62 (34.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (19.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (13.74%) Windows XP
6 19 (10.44%) Windows 8
7 17 (9.34%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.69%) Linux
9 9 (4.95%) Windows 2000
10 7 (3.85%) Windows Vista
10 7 (3.85%) Android
11 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.10%) Debian
12 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (12.09%) Migration
3 20 (10.99%) ITIL
4 18 (9.89%) Project Management
5 10 (5.49%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (4.95%) Change Control
6 9 (4.95%) Business Continuity
6 9 (4.95%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (3.85%) Validation
7 7 (3.85%) PRINCE
8 6 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.30%) Network Management
9 5 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.20%) High Availability
11 3 (1.65%) Data Protection
11 3 (1.65%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (1.65%) Software Distribution
11 3 (1.65%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.65%) Use Case
12 2 (1.10%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.44%) SQL
2 13 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.65%) VB
3 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.10%) VBScript
4 2 (1.10%) C#
4 2 (1.10%) PHP
5 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (32.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (28.57%) MCSE
3 36 (19.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 34 (18.68%) MCITP
5 24 (13.19%) MCTS
6 23 (12.64%) MCSA
7 22 (12.09%) Degree
8 21 (11.54%) MCP
9 19 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
11 15 (8.24%) SC Cleared
12 14 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (7.14%) CCNP
14 12 (6.59%) CCEA
14 12 (6.59%) CCA
14 12 (6.59%) NCDA
14 12 (6.59%) NCIE
14 12 (6.59%) VCAP
14 12 (6.59%) VTSP
14 12 (6.59%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) SLA
System Software
1 138 (75.82%) Active Directory
2 89 (48.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (39.01%) Hyper-V
4 57 (31.32%) vSphere
5 41 (22.53%) XenApp
6 28 (15.38%) XenDesktop
7 20 (10.99%) VMware ESX
8 14 (7.69%) Terminal Services
9 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 13 (7.14%) XenServer
10 12 (6.59%) vCloud
11 5 (2.75%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.65%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.49%) SCOM
2 7 (3.85%) SCCM
2 7 (3.85%) WSUS
3 6 (3.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.75%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.20%) Windows Intune
6 3 (1.65%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.65%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.10%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.55%) MOM
8 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 138 (75.82%) Microsoft
2 131 (71.98%) VMware
3 79 (43.41%) Citrix
4 57 (31.32%) Cisco
5 40 (21.98%) NetApp
6 26 (14.29%) HP
7 25 (13.74%) EMC
8 13 (7.14%) Juniper
8 13 (7.14%) SonicWALL
9 12 (6.59%) 3PAR
9 12 (6.59%) Dell
10 10 (5.49%) CheckPoint
11 9 (4.95%) Symantec
12 8 (4.40%) Apple
13 4 (2.20%) Altiris
13 4 (2.20%) Kaspersky
13 4 (2.20%) Open-E
13 4 (2.20%) Oracle
14 3 (1.65%) WatchGuard
15 2 (1.10%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + car allowance + bens.
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TelXL
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago