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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 54 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 96 62 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.04% 2.92% 3.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.75% 16.27% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 49
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
422 381 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.75% 17.95% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 350 350 275
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 £67,500 £67,500 £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 24 October 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 137 (75.69%) Microsoft
2 136 (75.14%) Active Directory
3 131 (72.38%) Windows
4 130 (71.82%) VMware
5 92 (50.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 89 (49.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 77 (42.54%) Citrix
8 72 (39.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 71 (39.23%) Hyper-V
10 62 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 61 (33.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 59 (32.60%) Cisco
13 58 (32.04%) SAN
14 55 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2007
14 55 (30.39%) vSphere
15 52 (28.73%) MCSE
15 52 (28.73%) Exchange Server 2013
16 42 (23.20%) NetApp
17 40 (22.10%) XenApp
18 39 (21.55%) SQL Server
18 39 (21.55%) Windows Server 2003
19 38 (20.99%) Office 365
20 37 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
20 37 (20.44%) Firewall
21 36 (19.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 34 (18.78%) MCITP
23 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
24 30 (16.57%) Lync
25 29 (16.02%) LAN
26 28 (15.47%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 92 (50.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 72 (39.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 55 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 52 (28.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (16.57%) Lync
6 20 (11.05%) SharePoint
7 19 (10.50%) Exchange Server 2000
8 12 (6.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (4.97%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (3.87%) IIS
11 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.66%) Apache
12 3 (1.66%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.99%) Office 365
2 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (32.04%) SAN
2 37 (20.44%) Firewall
3 29 (16.02%) LAN
4 28 (15.47%) DHCP
5 26 (14.36%) WAN
5 26 (14.36%) DNS
6 22 (12.15%) VPN
7 19 (10.50%) TCP/IP
8 17 (9.39%) NAS
9 16 (8.84%) Wireless
10 15 (8.29%) Unified Communications
11 12 (6.63%) WAAS
11 12 (6.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (5.52%) IPsec
13 9 (4.97%) Internet
14 7 (3.87%) IP Telephony
15 6 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (3.31%) VoIP
16 5 (2.76%) Ethernet
17 4 (2.21%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.21%) 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 18 (9.94%) Finance
2 4 (2.21%) Back Office
3 3 (1.66%) Law
3 3 (1.66%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (21.55%) Architect
1 39 (21.55%) Consultant
2 35 (19.34%) Analyst
3 33 (18.23%) Support Engineer
4 28 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (12.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 19 (10.50%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.73%) Support Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Microsoft Consultant
8 13 (7.18%) Network Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (6.63%) Senior Support Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Virtualisation Architect
9 12 (6.63%) Storage Architect
9 12 (6.63%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.08%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (5.52%) Exchange Consultant
12 8 (4.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.94%) Clustering
2 14 (7.73%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.63%) CLARiiON
3 12 (6.63%) Celerra
3 12 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.31%) GIS
6 5 (2.76%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.76%) Replication
7 4 (2.21%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.21%) Life Science
7 4 (2.21%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.66%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 131 (72.38%) Windows
2 62 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (21.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (14.36%) Windows XP
6 20 (11.05%) Windows 8
7 18 (9.94%) Windows 7
8 15 (8.29%) Linux
9 9 (4.97%) Windows 2000
10 7 (3.87%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.31%) Android
12 4 (2.21%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.10%) Debian
13 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (11.60%) Migration
3 19 (10.50%) ITIL
4 18 (9.94%) Project Management
5 10 (5.52%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (4.97%) Change Control
6 9 (4.97%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (4.42%) Business Continuity
8 7 (3.87%) Validation
9 6 (3.31%) PRINCE
10 5 (2.76%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (2.76%) Network Management
10 5 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.21%) High Availability
12 3 (1.66%) Software Distribution
12 3 (1.66%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.66%) Use Case
12 3 (1.66%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.66%) Capacity Planning
13 2 (1.10%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.05%) SQL
2 13 (7.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.66%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.66%) VB
3 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.10%) VBScript
4 2 (1.10%) C#
4 2 (1.10%) PHP
5 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (33.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (28.73%) MCSE
3 36 (19.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 34 (18.78%) MCITP
5 24 (13.26%) MCTS
6 22 (12.15%) MCSA
6 22 (12.15%) MCP
7 21 (11.60%) Degree
8 19 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (8.84%) Security Cleared
10 15 (8.29%) SC Cleared
11 14 (7.73%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (7.18%) CCNP
13 12 (6.63%) CCEA
13 12 (6.63%) CCA
13 12 (6.63%) NCDA
13 12 (6.63%) NCIE
13 12 (6.63%) VCAP
13 12 (6.63%) VTSP
13 12 (6.63%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) SLA
System Software
1 136 (75.14%) Active Directory
2 89 (49.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (39.23%) Hyper-V
4 55 (30.39%) vSphere
5 40 (22.10%) XenApp
6 28 (15.47%) XenDesktop
7 21 (11.60%) VMware ESX
8 14 (7.73%) Terminal Services
9 13 (7.18%) XenServer
10 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (6.63%) vCloud
11 6 (3.31%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.66%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.52%) SCOM
2 8 (4.42%) SCCM
3 7 (3.87%) WSUS
4 6 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.76%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.21%) Windows Intune
7 3 (1.66%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.10%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.55%) MOM
9 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 137 (75.69%) Microsoft
2 130 (71.82%) VMware
3 77 (42.54%) Citrix
4 59 (32.60%) Cisco
5 42 (23.20%) NetApp
6 28 (15.47%) HP
7 23 (12.71%) EMC
8 14 (7.73%) SonicWALL
9 12 (6.63%) 3PAR
9 12 (6.63%) Juniper
10 11 (6.08%) CheckPoint
10 11 (6.08%) Dell
11 9 (4.97%) Symantec
12 7 (3.87%) Apple
13 4 (2.21%) Altiris
13 4 (2.21%) Kaspersky
13 4 (2.21%) Open-E
13 4 (2.21%) Oracle
14 3 (1.66%) Intel
14 3 (1.66%) WatchGuard
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + car allowance + bens.
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TelXL
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
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Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago