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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 51 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 78 97 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.56% 4.49% 3.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.01% 23.43% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 91 60
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
433 414 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.74% 19.17% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 375 373 326
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £60,000
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 1 September 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 120 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 119 (73.46%) Microsoft
3 117 (72.22%) Windows
3 117 (72.22%) VMware
4 82 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 78 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 68 (41.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 60 (37.04%) Hyper-V
8 59 (36.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 55 (33.95%) Cisco
11 53 (32.72%) Citrix
11 53 (32.72%) SAN
12 45 (27.78%) MCSE
13 43 (26.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 42 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
15 40 (24.69%) MCITP
16 37 (22.84%) Windows Server 2003
17 36 (22.22%) vSphere
18 35 (21.60%) Firewall
18 35 (21.60%) SQL Server
18 35 (21.60%) MS Excel
18 35 (21.60%) VPN
18 35 (21.60%) Office 365
19 34 (20.99%) NetApp
20 30 (18.52%) Lync
20 30 (18.52%) Windows 7
21 28 (17.28%) MCTS
21 28 (17.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 28 (17.28%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 78 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 68 (41.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 43 (26.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 42 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (18.52%) Lync
6 25 (15.43%) SharePoint
7 19 (11.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2000
8 14 (8.64%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (4.32%) IIS
10 6 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (2.47%) Apache
12 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (21.60%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.60%) Office 365
2 3 (1.85%) IaaS
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (32.72%) SAN
2 35 (21.60%) VPN
2 35 (21.60%) Firewall
3 28 (17.28%) TCP/IP
4 27 (16.67%) WAN
5 24 (14.81%) LAN
6 22 (13.58%) Unified Communications
7 19 (11.73%) NAS
8 18 (11.11%) DHCP
9 15 (9.26%) DNS
10 13 (8.02%) Internet
11 12 (7.41%) Wireless
12 11 (6.79%) IPsec
13 10 (6.17%) VLAN
14 9 (5.56%) ADSL
15 8 (4.94%) Ethernet
15 8 (4.94%) IP Telephony
15 8 (4.94%) WAAS
15 8 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.47%) MySQL
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 16 (9.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.32%) Law
3 6 (3.70%) Legal
4 4 (2.47%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (27.78%) Consultant
2 33 (20.37%) Analyst
3 31 (19.14%) Architect
4 30 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 21 (12.96%) Support Analyst
6 21 (12.96%) Microsoft Consultant
7 16 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (8.64%) Exchange Consultant
9 13 (8.02%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (6.79%) Network Engineer
12 9 (5.56%) Technical Architect
12 9 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 8 (4.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 8 (4.94%) Virtualisation Architect
13 8 (4.94%) Storage Architect
13 8 (4.94%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.58%) Blackberry
2 18 (11.11%) Clustering
3 8 (4.94%) Replication
3 8 (4.94%) CLARiiON
3 8 (4.94%) Client/Server
3 8 (4.94%) Celerra
4 7 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) Handset
5 2 (1.23%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.62%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 117 (72.22%) Windows
2 57 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (22.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 27 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (16.05%) Windows XP
7 14 (8.64%) Windows 8
8 11 (6.79%) Linux
9 7 (4.32%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.70%) Android
11 4 (2.47%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.47%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.85%) UNIX
13 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.62%) Debian
14 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
1 22 (13.58%) Migration
2 20 (12.35%) Project Management
3 14 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (8.64%) Technical Analysis
4 12 (7.41%) ITIL
5 9 (5.56%) Change Control
6 6 (3.70%) Network Management
6 6 (3.70%) Validation
7 5 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.09%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.09%) Data Protection
8 4 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (1.85%) Software Distribution
9 3 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (1.85%) Document Management
9 3 (1.85%) Change Management
9 3 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.23%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.58%) SQL
2 10 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.09%) VB
4 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.85%) VBScript
6 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (36.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (27.78%) MCSE
3 40 (24.69%) MCITP
4 28 (17.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (17.28%) MCTS
5 23 (14.20%) MCP
6 18 (11.11%) MCSA
7 16 (9.88%) Degree
8 14 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (6.79%) CCNA
10 10 (6.17%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
12 8 (4.94%) NCDA
12 8 (4.94%) NCIE
12 8 (4.94%) VCAP
12 8 (4.94%) VTSP
12 8 (4.94%) CCEA
12 8 (4.94%) CCA
12 8 (4.94%) CCIA
13 7 (4.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 120 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 82 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (37.04%) Hyper-V
4 36 (22.22%) vSphere
5 26 (16.05%) XenDesktop
6 25 (15.43%) XenApp
7 20 (12.35%) VMware ESX
8 14 (8.64%) Terminal Services
9 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (5.56%) XenServer
11 8 (4.94%) vCloud
12 4 (2.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.85%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.23%) UAG
14 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.62%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (9.26%) SCCM
2 13 (8.02%) SCOM
3 11 (6.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (6.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (6.17%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.09%) ARCserve
5 5 (3.09%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.09%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.85%) WSUS
7 2 (1.23%) MOM
7 2 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 119 (73.46%) Microsoft
2 117 (72.22%) VMware
3 55 (33.95%) Cisco
4 53 (32.72%) Citrix
5 34 (20.99%) NetApp
6 28 (17.28%) HP
7 16 (9.88%) Symantec
8 14 (8.64%) SonicWALL
9 10 (6.17%) EMC
10 9 (5.56%) CheckPoint
11 8 (4.94%) Apple
11 8 (4.94%) Intel
11 8 (4.94%) 3PAR
12 7 (4.32%) Kaspersky
13 6 (3.70%) Juniper
14 5 (3.09%) Dell
15 4 (2.47%) Oracle
15 4 (2.47%) Remedy
15 4 (2.47%) WatchGuard
16 3 (1.85%) LANDesk
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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