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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 57 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 79 84 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.40% 3.91% 3.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.85% 20.69% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 60
Average salary £40,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.89% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +2.94%
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
419 406 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.05% 18.89% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 354 366 303
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 129 (73.30%) Microsoft
1 129 (73.30%) Active Directory
2 127 (72.16%) Windows
2 127 (72.16%) VMware
3 89 (50.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 86 (48.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 75 (42.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 67 (38.07%) Citrix
7 64 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 59 (33.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (33.52%) Cisco
9 58 (32.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 52 (29.55%) SAN
11 48 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 48 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 46 (26.14%) MCSE
13 41 (23.30%) vSphere
14 39 (22.16%) MCITP
14 39 (22.16%) NetApp
14 39 (22.16%) Office 365
15 38 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
15 38 (21.59%) Firewall
16 37 (21.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 36 (20.45%) SQL Server
17 36 (20.45%) MS Excel
18 33 (18.75%) VPN
18 33 (18.75%) XenApp
19 32 (18.18%) MS Office
19 32 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (17.05%) Lync

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 86 (48.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 75 (42.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 48 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 48 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (17.05%) Lync
5 26 (14.77%) SharePoint
6 23 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2000
7 19 (10.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (6.82%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (3.98%) IIS
10 6 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.70%) Apache
12 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 32 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.16%) Office 365
2 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.55%) SAN
2 38 (21.59%) Firewall
3 33 (18.75%) VPN
4 27 (15.34%) TCP/IP
5 25 (14.20%) WAN
6 23 (13.07%) LAN
7 21 (11.93%) Unified Communications
8 20 (11.36%) DHCP
9 18 (10.23%) DNS
10 17 (9.66%) NAS
11 13 (7.39%) Wireless
11 13 (7.39%) Internet
12 11 (6.25%) IPsec
12 11 (6.25%) WAAS
12 11 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (4.55%) IP Telephony
13 8 (4.55%) ADSL
14 7 (3.98%) Ethernet
14 7 (3.98%) VLAN
15 5 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.84%) MySQL
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 19 (10.80%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Law
2 6 (3.41%) Legal
3 4 (2.27%) Back Office
4 2 (1.14%) Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Retail
4 2 (1.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (25.00%) Consultant
2 41 (23.30%) Architect
3 33 (18.75%) Analyst
4 27 (15.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 20 (11.36%) Support Analyst
7 18 (10.23%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (9.66%) Microsoft Consultant
9 16 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (7.95%) Network Engineer
11 12 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (6.82%) Exchange Consultant
12 11 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
12 11 (6.25%) Storage Architect
12 11 (6.25%) Storage Solutions Architect
13 10 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (5.68%) Technical Architect
14 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 9 (5.11%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 20 (11.36%) Clustering
3 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.25%) Celerra
4 11 (6.25%) CLARiiON
5 7 (3.98%) Replication
5 7 (3.98%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.27%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.27%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.14%) Life Science
8 2 (1.14%) Handset
9 1 (0.57%) GIS
9 1 (0.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 127 (72.16%) Windows
2 58 (32.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (16.48%) Windows 7
6 28 (15.91%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.23%) Windows 8
8 14 (7.95%) Linux
9 9 (5.11%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.41%) Android
11 5 (2.84%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.70%) UNIX
14 2 (1.14%) Debian
14 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (13.07%) Migration
3 20 (11.36%) Project Management
4 13 (7.39%) ITIL
5 12 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (6.82%) Change Control
5 12 (6.82%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (3.41%) Validation
7 5 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (2.84%) Network Management
8 4 (2.27%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (1.70%) Document Management
9 3 (1.70%) Change Management
9 3 (1.70%) Data Protection
9 3 (1.70%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (1.70%) Software Distribution
9 3 (1.70%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.14%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.14%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.64%) SQL
2 12 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.41%) VB
4 4 (2.27%) VBScript
5 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (33.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (26.14%) MCSE
3 39 (22.16%) MCITP
4 37 (21.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (15.91%) MCP
6 27 (15.34%) MCTS
7 17 (9.66%) Security Cleared
7 17 (9.66%) MCSA
8 15 (8.52%) Degree
8 15 (8.52%) SC Cleared
9 14 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (7.39%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (6.25%) CCEA
11 11 (6.25%) CCA
11 11 (6.25%) NCDA
11 11 (6.25%) NCIE
11 11 (6.25%) VCAP
11 11 (6.25%) VTSP
11 11 (6.25%) CCIA
12 10 (5.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 129 (73.30%) Active Directory
2 89 (50.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 41 (23.30%) vSphere
5 33 (18.75%) XenApp
6 29 (16.48%) XenDesktop
7 26 (14.77%) VMware ESX
8 19 (10.80%) Terminal Services
9 13 (7.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 11 (6.25%) vCloud
11 10 (5.68%) XenServer
12 7 (3.98%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (2.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (1.70%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (6.82%) SCCM
2 11 (6.25%) SCOM
3 10 (5.68%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.98%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (3.98%) ARCserve
5 5 (2.84%) WSUS
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Intune
6 4 (2.27%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 129 (73.30%) Microsoft
2 127 (72.16%) VMware
3 67 (38.07%) Citrix
4 59 (33.52%) Cisco
5 39 (22.16%) NetApp
6 28 (15.91%) HP
7 16 (9.09%) SonicWALL
8 15 (8.52%) Symantec
9 14 (7.95%) EMC
10 11 (6.25%) CheckPoint
10 11 (6.25%) 3PAR
11 8 (4.55%) Apple
12 7 (3.98%) Juniper
12 7 (3.98%) Intel
13 6 (3.41%) Dell
13 6 (3.41%) Kaspersky
14 5 (2.84%) Oracle
15 4 (2.27%) WatchGuard
16 3 (1.70%) IBM
16 3 (1.70%) Interwoven
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