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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 58 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 78 80 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.37% 3.77% 3.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.75% 20.10% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 59
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
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 £32,500 £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
416 398 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.97% 18.75% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 353 359 305
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 125 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 123 (72.78%) Active Directory
3 121 (71.60%) Windows
3 121 (71.60%) VMware
4 85 (50.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 83 (49.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 71 (42.01%) Exchange Server 2003
7 62 (36.69%) Citrix
8 61 (36.09%) Hyper-V
9 59 (34.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 56 (33.14%) Cisco
11 55 (32.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (29.59%) SAN
13 46 (27.22%) MCSE
13 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 40 (23.67%) vSphere
15 39 (23.08%) MCITP
15 39 (23.08%) Office 365
16 37 (21.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 37 (21.89%) NetApp
17 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
18 35 (20.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 34 (20.12%) MS Excel
19 34 (20.12%) Firewall
20 33 (19.53%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (18.34%) VPN
21 31 (18.34%) XenApp
22 30 (17.75%) Lync
23 29 (17.16%) MS Office

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 83 (49.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 71 (42.01%) Exchange Server 2003
3 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (17.75%) Lync
5 26 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 19 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2000
7 17 (10.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (7.10%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (4.73%) IIS
10 6 (3.55%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.78%) Apache
12 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (20.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (17.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.08%) Office 365
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.59%) SAN
2 34 (20.12%) Firewall
3 31 (18.34%) VPN
4 24 (14.20%) TCP/IP
4 24 (14.20%) WAN
5 22 (13.02%) LAN
6 21 (12.43%) Unified Communications
7 19 (11.24%) DHCP
8 17 (10.06%) DNS
8 17 (10.06%) NAS
9 13 (7.69%) Wireless
9 13 (7.69%) Internet
10 11 (6.51%) WAAS
10 11 (6.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (5.92%) IPsec
12 8 (4.73%) IP Telephony
12 8 (4.73%) ADSL
13 6 (3.55%) Ethernet
13 6 (3.55%) VLAN
14 5 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.96%) MySQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 19 (11.24%) Finance
2 5 (2.96%) Law
2 5 (2.96%) Legal
3 4 (2.37%) Back Office
4 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.59%) Banking
4 1 (0.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (25.44%) Consultant
2 40 (23.67%) Architect
3 30 (17.75%) Analyst
4 25 (14.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (13.02%) Support Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Support Analyst
7 18 (10.65%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (10.06%) Microsoft Consultant
9 15 (8.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (8.28%) Network Engineer
11 12 (7.10%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (7.10%) Exchange Consultant
12 11 (6.51%) Virtualisation Architect
12 11 (6.51%) Storage Architect
12 11 (6.51%) Storage Solutions Architect
13 10 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
14 9 (5.33%) Technical Architect
14 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 9 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 8 (4.73%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.24%) Blackberry
2 18 (10.65%) Clustering
3 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.51%) Celerra
4 11 (6.51%) CLARiiON
5 6 (3.55%) Replication
5 6 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.55%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.37%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.37%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.18%) Life Science
7 2 (1.18%) Handset
8 1 (0.59%) GIS
8 1 (0.59%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 121 (71.60%) Windows
2 55 (32.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (21.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (19.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (15.98%) Windows 7
6 25 (14.79%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.65%) Windows 8
8 14 (8.28%) Linux
9 7 (4.14%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.55%) Android
11 5 (2.96%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.37%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.78%) UNIX
14 2 (1.18%) Debian
14 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (13.61%) Migration
3 20 (11.83%) Project Management
4 13 (7.69%) ITIL
5 12 (7.10%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (7.10%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (5.92%) Change Control
7 6 (3.55%) Validation
8 5 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.37%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.37%) Network Management
10 3 (1.78%) Data Protection
10 3 (1.78%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.78%) Software Distribution
10 3 (1.78%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.78%) Change Management
11 2 (1.18%) PRINCE
11 2 (1.18%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.61%) SQL
2 11 (6.51%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.96%) VB
4 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.78%) VBScript
4 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (34.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (27.22%) MCSE
3 39 (23.08%) MCITP
4 35 (20.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (15.98%) MCTS
6 26 (15.38%) MCP
7 17 (10.06%) MCSA
8 15 (8.88%) Security Cleared
8 15 (8.88%) Degree
9 14 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (7.69%) SC Cleared
11 11 (6.51%) CCIA
11 11 (6.51%) CCEA
11 11 (6.51%) CCA
11 11 (6.51%) NCDA
11 11 (6.51%) NCIE
11 11 (6.51%) VCAP
11 11 (6.51%) VTSP
12 10 (5.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
System Software
1 123 (72.78%) Active Directory
2 85 (50.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (36.09%) Hyper-V
4 40 (23.67%) vSphere
5 31 (18.34%) XenApp
6 28 (16.57%) XenDesktop
7 23 (13.61%) VMware ESX
8 18 (10.65%) Terminal Services
9 11 (6.51%) vCloud
9 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (5.92%) XenServer
11 6 (3.55%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (2.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.78%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.59%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (7.10%) SCCM
2 11 (6.51%) SCOM
3 9 (5.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (4.14%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.96%) WSUS
5 5 (2.96%) ARCserve
5 5 (2.96%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.37%) Windows Intune
7 3 (1.78%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 125 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 121 (71.60%) VMware
3 62 (36.69%) Citrix
4 56 (33.14%) Cisco
5 37 (21.89%) NetApp
6 26 (15.38%) HP
7 14 (8.28%) EMC
7 14 (8.28%) SonicWALL
8 12 (7.10%) Symantec
9 11 (6.51%) 3PAR
10 10 (5.92%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.14%) Apple
11 7 (4.14%) Juniper
11 7 (4.14%) Intel
12 6 (3.55%) Dell
13 5 (2.96%) Oracle
13 5 (2.96%) Kaspersky
14 3 (1.78%) WatchGuard
14 3 (1.78%) IBM
15 2 (1.18%) Unisys
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Salary: Excellent
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Posted: Yesterday
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