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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 39 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 108 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.39% 3.08% 3.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.41% 17.50% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 48 50
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
409 320 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.43% 17.57% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 369 276 289
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,954 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +1.17%

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 29 December 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 154 (81.05%) Microsoft
2 152 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 143 (75.26%) Windows
4 140 (73.68%) VMware
5 103 (54.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 97 (51.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 84 (44.21%) Hyper-V
8 76 (40.00%) Citrix
9 66 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 62 (32.63%) vSphere
11 61 (32.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 60 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
13 56 (29.47%) Exchange Server 2013
14 53 (27.89%) Firewall
15 51 (26.84%) Cisco
16 48 (25.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 48 (25.26%) SAN
17 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
18 44 (23.16%) MS Excel
19 41 (21.58%) Windows Server 2003
20 40 (21.05%) NetApp
20 40 (21.05%) MCSE
20 40 (21.05%) XenApp
21 39 (20.53%) LAN
22 37 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
23 35 (18.42%) Office 365
24 33 (17.37%) DNS
25 32 (16.84%) Disaster Recovery
26 30 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 29 (15.26%) Clustering

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 97 (51.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 61 (32.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 60 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 56 (29.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (13.16%) Lync
6 18 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2000
7 14 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.68%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.16%) IIS
10 4 (2.11%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.58%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.05%) Apache
13 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.42%) Office 365
2 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (27.89%) Firewall
2 48 (25.26%) SAN
3 39 (20.53%) LAN
4 33 (17.37%) DNS
5 28 (14.74%) WAN
6 27 (14.21%) DHCP
7 17 (8.95%) Wireless
8 11 (5.79%) VoIP
8 11 (5.79%) WAAS
8 11 (5.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 10 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (4.74%) NAS
11 8 (4.21%) Network Security
12 7 (3.68%) VLAN
12 7 (3.68%) Internet
13 5 (2.63%) Unified Communications
14 4 (2.11%) IPsec
14 4 (2.11%) IPv4
15 3 (1.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.11%) Retail
3 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (22.63%) 3rd Line Support
2 40 (21.05%) Analyst
2 40 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 29 (15.26%) Architect
4 24 (12.63%) Consultant
5 21 (11.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 19 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 15 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (7.89%) Senior Support Engineer
8 12 (6.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 11 (5.79%) Messaging Engineer
9 11 (5.79%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.79%) Virtualisation Architect
9 11 (5.79%) Storage Architect
9 11 (5.79%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.74%) Field Engineer
11 9 (4.74%) IT Support
12 8 (4.21%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.26%) Clustering
2 14 (7.37%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.79%) Celerra
3 11 (5.79%) CLARiiON
4 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.21%) GIS
6 5 (2.63%) Life Science
7 4 (2.11%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.11%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.11%) Handset
8 1 (0.53%) Statistics
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 143 (75.26%) Windows
2 66 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (21.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (14.21%) Linux
6 18 (9.47%) Windows XP
7 14 (7.37%) Windows 8
8 10 (5.26%) Android
9 8 (4.21%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.21%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.16%) CentOS
11 5 (2.63%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.05%) Debian
13 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (14.74%) ITIL
3 16 (8.42%) Migration
4 14 (7.37%) Business Continuity
5 11 (5.79%) Project Management
5 11 (5.79%) Change Control
6 10 (5.26%) High Availability
7 9 (4.74%) Network Management
8 8 (4.21%) PRINCE
8 8 (4.21%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (3.68%) Service Delivery
9 7 (3.68%) Use Case
10 6 (3.16%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.16%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.16%) Validation
11 5 (2.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (2.11%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (2.11%) Release Management
12 4 (2.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.63%) SQL
2 12 (6.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.11%) Java
4 3 (1.58%) VBScript
4 3 (1.58%) VB
5 2 (1.05%) PHP
5 2 (1.05%) C#
5 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 48 (25.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (21.05%) MCSE
3 30 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (14.74%) Security Cleared
5 25 (13.16%) SC Cleared
6 21 (11.05%) MCITP
7 20 (10.53%) MCSA
7 20 (10.53%) MCP
8 18 (9.47%) Degree
9 16 (8.42%) MCTS
10 14 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (5.79%) CCA
11 11 (5.79%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (5.79%) CCEA
11 11 (5.79%) NCDA
11 11 (5.79%) NCIE
11 11 (5.79%) VCAP
11 11 (5.79%) VTSP
11 11 (5.79%) CCIA
12 8 (4.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 152 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 103 (54.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (44.21%) Hyper-V
4 62 (32.63%) vSphere
5 40 (21.05%) XenApp
6 20 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 19 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 18 (9.47%) Terminal Services
8 18 (9.47%) VMware ESX
9 11 (5.79%) vCloud
10 9 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (3.68%) XenServer
12 5 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.26%) WSUS
2 8 (4.21%) Nagios
3 7 (3.68%) SCCM
3 7 (3.68%) SCOM
4 6 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.63%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.63%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.63%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (2.11%) Windows Intune
7 2 (1.05%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.05%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.53%) MOM
8 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 154 (81.05%) Microsoft
2 140 (73.68%) VMware
3 76 (40.00%) Citrix
4 51 (26.84%) Cisco
5 40 (21.05%) NetApp
6 28 (14.74%) EMC
7 18 (9.47%) HP
8 16 (8.42%) Juniper
9 14 (7.37%) Apple
10 13 (6.84%) Dell
11 11 (5.79%) SonicWALL
11 11 (5.79%) 3PAR
12 9 (4.74%) Symantec
13 7 (3.68%) CheckPoint
14 6 (3.16%) Altiris
14 6 (3.16%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.63%) WatchGuard
16 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds
16 4 (2.11%) Open-E
17 2 (1.05%) Kaseya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rolls Royce
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TCNS
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 26 days ago