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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 56 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 85 74 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.62% 3.51% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.19% 19.12% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 51
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 £23,000 £21,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -
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
421 387 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.91% 18.35% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 354 348 281
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 £23,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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 30 September 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 (73.71%) Microsoft
2 128 (73.14%) Active Directory
3 126 (72.00%) Windows
3 126 (72.00%) VMware
4 88 (50.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 86 (49.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 74 (42.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 71 (40.57%) Citrix
8 64 (36.57%) Hyper-V
9 63 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 60 (34.29%) Cisco
11 58 (33.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 53 (30.29%) SAN
13 50 (28.57%) MCSE
13 50 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
14 48 (27.43%) Exchange Server 2013
15 47 (26.86%) vSphere
16 41 (23.43%) NetApp
17 39 (22.29%) MCITP
17 39 (22.29%) Office 365
18 38 (21.71%) Windows Server 2003
19 36 (20.57%) SQL Server
19 36 (20.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 36 (20.57%) Windows Server 2012
20 35 (20.00%) Firewall
21 34 (19.43%) XenApp
22 33 (18.86%) MS Excel
23 31 (17.71%) Lync
24 30 (17.14%) VPN
25 29 (16.57%) XenDesktop

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 88 (50.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 74 (42.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 50 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 48 (27.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (17.71%) Lync
6 25 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 19 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2000
8 16 (9.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (6.29%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (4.00%) IIS
11 6 (3.43%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (1.71%) Apache
13 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (18.86%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.29%) Office 365
2 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (30.29%) SAN
2 35 (20.00%) Firewall
3 30 (17.14%) VPN
4 24 (13.71%) TCP/IP
4 24 (13.71%) LAN
4 24 (13.71%) WAN
5 21 (12.00%) DHCP
6 19 (10.86%) DNS
6 19 (10.86%) Unified Communications
7 16 (9.14%) NAS
7 16 (9.14%) Wireless
8 12 (6.86%) WAAS
8 12 (6.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (6.86%) Internet
9 10 (5.71%) IPsec
10 7 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 7 (4.00%) ADSL
11 6 (3.43%) Ethernet
11 6 (3.43%) VLAN
12 5 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (10.86%) Finance
2 5 (2.86%) Law
2 5 (2.86%) Legal
3 4 (2.29%) Back Office
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (24.00%) Consultant
2 39 (22.29%) Architect
3 32 (18.29%) Analyst
4 26 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 19 (10.86%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (9.71%) Support Analyst
9 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Consultant
10 14 (8.00%) Network Engineer
11 12 (6.86%) Virtualisation Architect
11 12 (6.86%) Storage Architect
11 12 (6.86%) Storage Solutions Architect
12 11 (6.29%) Technical Consultant
12 11 (6.29%) Exchange Consultant
13 10 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 10 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 9 (5.14%) Wintel Consultant
14 9 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support
15 8 (4.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Clustering
2 18 (10.29%) Blackberry
3 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.86%) Celerra
4 12 (6.86%) CLARiiON
5 6 (3.43%) Replication
5 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.43%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.29%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.29%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.71%) Life Science
7 3 (1.71%) GIS
8 2 (1.14%) Handset
9 1 (0.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 126 (72.00%) Windows
2 58 (33.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (21.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (20.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (15.43%) Windows XP
6 26 (14.86%) Windows 7
7 19 (10.86%) Windows 8
8 15 (8.57%) Linux
9 8 (4.57%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.43%) Android
11 5 (2.86%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.71%) 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 24 (13.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (12.57%) Migration
3 19 (10.86%) Project Management
4 16 (9.14%) ITIL
5 11 (6.29%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (6.29%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (5.71%) Change Control
7 7 (4.00%) Validation
8 5 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.29%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.29%) Network Management
10 3 (1.71%) High Availability
10 3 (1.71%) Data Protection
10 3 (1.71%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.71%) Software Distribution
10 3 (1.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.71%) Business Continuity
10 3 (1.71%) PRINCE
10 3 (1.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.57%) SQL
2 12 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.86%) VB
4 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.71%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.71%) VBScript
5 1 (0.57%) C
5 1 (0.57%) C#
5 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (28.57%) MCSE
3 39 (22.29%) MCITP
4 36 (20.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (15.43%) MCTS
6 25 (14.29%) MCP
7 20 (11.43%) MCSA
8 17 (9.71%) Degree
9 16 (9.14%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (8.57%) Security Cleared
11 14 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (7.43%) SC Cleared
13 12 (6.86%) CCEA
13 12 (6.86%) CCA
13 12 (6.86%) NCDA
13 12 (6.86%) NCIE
13 12 (6.86%) VCAP
13 12 (6.86%) VTSP
13 12 (6.86%) CCIA
14 10 (5.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 128 (73.14%) Active Directory
2 86 (49.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (36.57%) Hyper-V
4 47 (26.86%) vSphere
5 34 (19.43%) XenApp
6 29 (16.57%) XenDesktop
7 22 (12.57%) VMware ESX
8 16 (9.14%) Terminal Services
9 12 (6.86%) vCloud
9 12 (6.86%) XenServer
10 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (3.43%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) SCCM
1 11 (6.29%) SCOM
2 8 (4.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (3.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (3.43%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.43%) WSUS
4 4 (2.29%) ARCserve
4 4 (2.29%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.29%) Windows Intune
5 3 (1.71%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 129 (73.71%) Microsoft
2 126 (72.00%) VMware
3 71 (40.57%) Citrix
4 60 (34.29%) Cisco
5 41 (23.43%) NetApp
6 27 (15.43%) HP
7 17 (9.71%) EMC
8 14 (8.00%) SonicWALL
9 12 (6.86%) 3PAR
10 11 (6.29%) Symantec
11 10 (5.71%) CheckPoint
12 9 (5.14%) Juniper
13 7 (4.00%) Apple
13 7 (4.00%) Dell
14 6 (3.43%) Intel
15 5 (2.86%) Oracle
15 5 (2.86%) Kaspersky
16 3 (1.71%) WatchGuard
16 3 (1.71%) Open-E
16 3 (1.71%) Altiris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £420000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
MBA Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago