The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 69 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 55 37 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.90% 2.19% 3.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.94% 11.53% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 77
Average salary £41,250 £25,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £19,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
MS Exchange
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
345 321 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.20% 18.99% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 307 278 418
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Warrington +18 18 £25,500 -21.53% 1
Knutsford +1 5 £65,000 +27.45%
Runcorn -9 3 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Northwich - 3 £31,500 -
Chester +7 2 - -
Macclesfield - 2 £16,500 -
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Crewe +16 1 £21,000 -
Widnes +1 1 £35,000 +84.21%
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 99 (85.34%) Windows
2 79 (68.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (57.76%) Active Directory
4 65 (56.03%) Microsoft
5 57 (49.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 51 (43.97%) TCP/IP
7 50 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (40.52%) DNS
9 46 (39.66%) SAN
10 43 (37.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 42 (36.21%) ITIL
12 40 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
13 39 (33.62%) VMware
14 37 (31.90%) Symantec
15 36 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
16 35 (30.17%) Hyper-V
17 32 (27.59%) Linux
17 32 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
17 32 (27.59%) Windows 7
18 31 (26.72%) MS Excel
18 31 (26.72%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (25.86%) VPN
20 29 (25.00%) MS Office
20 29 (25.00%) MCSE
21 28 (24.14%) .NET
21 28 (24.14%) PowerShell
22 27 (23.28%) SMTP
23 26 (22.41%) IIS
23 26 (22.41%) Finance
24 25 (21.55%) VB.NET

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 57 (49.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 43 (37.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (22.41%) IIS
5 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
6 15 (12.93%) Lync
7 7 (6.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (26.72%) MS Excel
2 29 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (43.97%) TCP/IP
2 47 (40.52%) DNS
3 46 (39.66%) SAN
4 30 (25.86%) VPN
5 27 (23.28%) SMTP
6 25 (21.55%) NAS
7 24 (20.69%) DHCP
8 12 (10.34%) LAN
9 10 (8.62%) WAN
10 9 (7.76%) iSCSI
11 8 (6.90%) Firewall
12 7 (6.03%) SNMP
13 5 (4.31%) VoIP
13 5 (4.31%) Wireless
14 4 (3.45%) VLAN
14 4 (3.45%) Internet
15 2 (1.72%) Intranet
15 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (1.72%) WLAN
15 2 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) MySQL
General
1 26 (22.41%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Back Office
3 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.86%) Games
3 1 (0.86%) Marketing
3 1 (0.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (26.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (12.07%) Team Leader
2 14 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.34%) Messaging Engineer
4 10 (8.62%) IT Support
4 10 (8.62%) Analyst
5 9 (7.76%) Consultant
6 7 (6.03%) Operations Team Leader
7 6 (5.17%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Exchange Specialist
9 4 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) IT Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.14%) .NET
2 2 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.55%) Clustering
2 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.72%) Celerra
4 2 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.86%) iPhone
5 1 (0.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 99 (85.34%) Windows
2 79 (68.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 32 (27.59%) Linux
6 22 (18.97%) UNIX
7 21 (18.10%) Windows XP
8 16 (13.79%) Windows 8
9 9 (7.76%) CentOS
10 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.72%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.72%) AIX
11 1 (0.86%) Android
11 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) ITIL
2 23 (19.83%) Migration
3 22 (18.97%) Load Balancing
4 10 (8.62%) Change Management
5 9 (7.76%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.03%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.03%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.17%) Security Management
8 4 (3.45%) Project Management
9 3 (2.59%) Service Management
9 3 (2.59%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.59%) Time Management
10 2 (1.72%) Resource Management
10 2 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.72%) Information Security Management
10 2 (1.72%) CRM
10 2 (1.72%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 25 (21.55%) VB.NET
3 22 (18.97%) Perl
4 20 (17.24%) SQL
5 6 (5.17%) VB
6 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.72%) VB6
8 1 (0.86%) C
8 1 (0.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (25.00%) MCSE
3 22 (18.97%) MCSA
4 20 (17.24%) MCTS
4 20 (17.24%) MCITP
5 19 (16.38%) MCP
6 5 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.59%) Degree
9 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.72%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.86%) CCNA
10 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (57.76%) Active Directory
2 35 (30.17%) Hyper-V
3 21 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (16.38%) vSphere
5 14 (12.07%) XenApp
6 11 (9.48%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (6.03%) XenDesktop
8 7 (6.03%) Firmware
9 3 (2.59%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.72%) XenServer
10 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 16 (13.79%) SCCM
3 14 (12.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 13 (11.21%) Backup Exec
5 8 (6.90%) WSUS
6 7 (6.03%) WhatsUp Gold
6 7 (6.03%) HP SIM
7 5 (4.31%) SCOM
7 5 (4.31%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.59%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 65 (56.03%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.62%) VMware
3 37 (31.90%) Symantec
4 24 (20.69%) Cisco
5 21 (18.10%) Citrix
6 20 (17.24%) HP
7 18 (15.52%) IronPort
8 14 (12.07%) EMC
9 13 (11.21%) McAfee
10 12 (10.34%) Sophos
10 12 (10.34%) Dell
11 9 (7.76%) NetApp
12 7 (6.03%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.45%) NETGEAR
13 4 (3.45%) CommVault
14 3 (2.59%) Avaya
15 2 (1.72%) Juniper
15 2 (1.72%) SAP
15 2 (1.72%) Aerohive Networks
15 2 (1.72%) Trend Micro
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Posted: 2 days ago
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