The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 50 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 70 56 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.86% 3.22% 4.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% 15.91% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 69 44 51
Average salary £33,500 £37,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.06% +11.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,847 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +4.61%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
315 352 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.36% 20.24% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 282 286 266
Average salary £43,375 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
MS Exchange
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (83.76%) Active Directory
2 82 (70.09%) Windows
3 81 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 77 (65.81%) VMware
5 56 (47.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 54 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (37.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (35.90%) Cisco
9 39 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 39 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 35 (29.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 34 (29.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (26.50%) Citrix
13 30 (25.64%) Hyper-V
14 27 (23.08%) WAN
14 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
15 26 (22.22%) Office 365
15 26 (22.22%) Lync
16 25 (21.37%) MS Office
17 24 (20.51%) MCP
18 23 (19.66%) VPN
18 23 (19.66%) SAN
18 23 (19.66%) Exchange Server 2013
19 22 (18.80%) TCP/IP
19 22 (18.80%) Firewall
20 21 (17.95%) Blackberry
20 21 (17.95%) LAN
20 21 (17.95%) MCSE
20 21 (17.95%) MCITP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (47.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 39 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 35 (29.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (22.22%) Lync
5 23 (19.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (17.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2000
8 17 (14.53%) SharePoint
9 10 (8.55%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (3.42%) IIS
10 4 (3.42%) IBM Notes
10 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (2.56%) Apache
12 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 39 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (21.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.08%) WAN
2 23 (19.66%) VPN
2 23 (19.66%) SAN
3 22 (18.80%) TCP/IP
3 22 (18.80%) Firewall
4 21 (17.95%) LAN
5 16 (13.68%) Unified Communications
6 15 (12.82%) Internet
7 7 (5.98%) ADSL
8 6 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (5.13%) VLAN
8 6 (5.13%) NAS
9 5 (4.27%) IPsec
9 5 (4.27%) DNS
9 5 (4.27%) DHCP
9 5 (4.27%) Ethernet
10 4 (3.42%) Wireless
10 4 (3.42%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.56%) MPLS
11 3 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.71%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) FogBugz
General
1 9 (7.69%) Legal
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Law
3 4 (3.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (23.08%) Consultant
2 26 (22.22%) Analyst
3 20 (17.09%) Architect
4 17 (14.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (14.53%) Support Engineer
5 14 (11.97%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Consultant
7 11 (9.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (9.40%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (9.40%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (8.55%) Wintel Architect
9 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Exchange Consultant
10 6 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Server Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Service Analyst
12 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 4 (3.42%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) Web Services
1 1 (0.85%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Blackberry
2 16 (13.68%) Clustering
3 6 (5.13%) Replication
4 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) iSeries
7 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.85%) EPoS
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (70.09%) Windows
2 44 (37.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (17.09%) Windows 7
4 20 (17.09%) Windows XP
5 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.69%) Linux
7 7 (5.98%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Android
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (14.53%) Migration
3 11 (9.40%) ITIL
4 9 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.84%) Change Management
5 8 (6.84%) Project Management
6 6 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (5.13%) Change Control
6 6 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (4.27%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (4.27%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.42%) Security Management
8 4 (3.42%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.42%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.56%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.56%) Network Management
9 3 (2.56%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.26%) SQL
2 5 (4.27%) VB
3 4 (3.42%) VBScript
3 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (29.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (20.51%) MCP
3 21 (17.95%) MCSE
3 21 (17.95%) MCITP
4 17 (14.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (11.97%) MCTS
6 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
8 9 (7.69%) Degree
9 8 (6.84%) MCSA
10 7 (5.98%) CCNA
10 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.71%) CCNP
12 1 (0.85%) CCEE
12 1 (0.85%) VCAP
12 1 (0.85%) CCVP
12 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.85%) CCIE
12 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.85%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 98 (83.76%) Active Directory
2 54 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 18 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 15 (12.82%) Terminal Services
6 13 (11.11%) XenApp
7 8 (6.84%) vSphere
7 8 (6.84%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.98%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (3.42%) UAG
11 3 (2.56%) XenServer
11 3 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.85%) vCloud
12 1 (0.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) SCCM
2 13 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (10.26%) Backup Exec
4 11 (9.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (5.13%) SCOM
6 5 (4.27%) SCDPM
6 5 (4.27%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.27%) ARCserve
7 4 (3.42%) MOM
7 4 (3.42%) WSUS
7 4 (3.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (3.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (2.56%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.85%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.85%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.85%) Nagios
9 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 81 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 77 (65.81%) VMware
3 42 (35.90%) Cisco
4 31 (26.50%) Citrix
5 18 (15.38%) HP
6 17 (14.53%) Symantec
7 14 (11.97%) NetApp
8 7 (5.98%) Intel
9 4 (3.42%) IBM
9 4 (3.42%) Dell
9 4 (3.42%) Lotus
9 4 (3.42%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.56%) Kaspersky
10 3 (2.56%) Remedy
10 3 (2.56%) Juniper
10 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.71%) SAP
11 2 (1.71%) Oracle
11 2 (1.71%) Hitachi
11 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
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