The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 130 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.051% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 2.65% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Average salary £47,500 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.52% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Exchange Server 2003
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
391 302 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.76% 18.45% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 326 261 357
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Cheshire region.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2003
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 1 £47,500 -
Exchange Server 2003
North West

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003.

1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) Lync
7 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (22.22%) Change Management
7 2 (22.22%) Kindle
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) XenApp
7 2 (22.22%) XenServer
7 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (22.22%) IronPort
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Finance

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (33.33%) Lync
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) SMTP
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Kindle
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro
3 2 (22.22%) IronPort
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) ProCurve