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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 72 56
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 71 50 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.37% 2.95% 4.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.91% 13.09% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 65
Average salary £34,000 £27,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,000 £33,000
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
285 382 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.54% 22.55% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 209 308 289
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 June 2015.

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 1 June 2015. 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
Warrington +5 20 £36,250 +29.46% 3
Runcorn +5 10 £40,000 +66.66% 2
Knutsford +3 9 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Wilmslow +9 6 £33,250 +75.00% 1
Crewe - 5 £42,500 -
Chester +8 4 £19,500 -27.77% 5
Widnes +1 1 £21,000 +10.52%
Macclesfield - 1 £25,000 - 2
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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.

1 130 (96.30%) Windows
2 111 (82.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (68.15%) VMware
4 89 (65.93%) Active Directory
5 78 (57.78%) Microsoft
6 68 (50.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 52 (38.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 49 (36.30%) ITIL
10 48 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 45 (33.33%) DNS
12 42 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 41 (30.37%) Hyper-V
14 40 (29.63%) Cisco
15 34 (25.19%) MCSE
16 33 (24.44%) Windows 7
17 32 (23.70%) TCP/IP
17 32 (23.70%) NetApp
18 30 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (22.22%) MCITP
19 29 (21.48%) Cisco Certification
19 29 (21.48%) DHCP
20 28 (20.74%) SAN
20 28 (20.74%) CCNA
21 27 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
21 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
22 25 (18.52%) Firewall
22 25 (18.52%) SQL
22 25 (18.52%) VPN
22 25 (18.52%) MCTS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 68 (50.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 50 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 48 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (10.37%) IIS
5 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
6 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.96%) Lync
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.74%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.85%) Office 365
2 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (33.33%) DNS
2 32 (23.70%) TCP/IP
3 29 (21.48%) DHCP
4 28 (20.74%) SAN
5 25 (18.52%) Firewall
5 25 (18.52%) VPN
6 20 (14.81%) NAS
7 15 (11.11%) SMTP
8 13 (9.63%) VLAN
9 12 (8.89%) ADSL
10 11 (8.15%) VDSL
11 8 (5.93%) LAN
12 6 (4.44%) Wireless
12 6 (4.44%) VoIP
12 6 (4.44%) WAN
13 5 (3.70%) SSL
14 4 (2.96%) Broadband
15 2 (1.48%) Network Security
15 2 (1.48%) Internet
16 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (8.15%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (32.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (21.48%) Support Engineer
3 27 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (12.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 15 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) IT Manager
7 11 (8.15%) Analyst
7 11 (8.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) IT Support
8 10 (7.41%) Team Leader
9 9 (6.67%) Administrator
9 9 (6.67%) Server Support
10 8 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.70%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) .NET
2 4 (2.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Clustering
3 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.74%) Photography
4 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.74%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 130 (96.30%) Windows
2 111 (82.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (38.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (24.44%) Windows 7
5 27 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (17.04%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.41%) Linux
8 5 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.22%) UNIX
9 3 (2.22%) CentOS
9 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.48%) AIX
10 2 (1.48%) Solaris
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.30%) ITIL
2 16 (11.85%) Migration
3 15 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 12 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 11 (8.15%) Change Management
5 11 (8.15%) Security Management
5 11 (8.15%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.67%) Time Management
7 8 (5.93%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.70%) Service Management
8 5 (3.70%) Information Security
8 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (2.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.96%) Change Control
9 4 (2.96%) DevOps
9 4 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.96%) Information Security Management
10 3 (2.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.52%) SQL
2 23 (17.04%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.15%) VB.NET
4 8 (5.93%) Perl
5 3 (2.22%) VB
5 3 (2.22%) VB6
6 2 (1.48%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (25.19%) MCSE
3 30 (22.22%) MCITP
4 29 (21.48%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (20.74%) CCNA
6 25 (18.52%) MCTS
7 24 (17.78%) MCSA
8 22 (16.30%) MCP
9 11 (8.15%) JNCIA
10 8 (5.93%) Degree
11 6 (4.44%) CCENT
11 6 (4.44%) CCDP
11 6 (4.44%) CCIE
12 3 (2.22%) HND
12 3 (2.22%) CCNP
13 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.48%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.48%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (1.48%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (65.93%) Active Directory
2 41 (30.37%) Hyper-V
3 30 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.44%) XenApp
5 5 (3.70%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.96%) vSphere
7 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.74%) Xen
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (16.30%) SCCM
2 19 (14.07%) SCOM
3 11 (8.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 9 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (5.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (5.19%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.22%) WSUS
8 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 92 (68.15%) VMware
2 78 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 40 (29.63%) Cisco
4 32 (23.70%) NetApp
5 21 (15.56%) HP
5 21 (15.56%) Citrix
6 16 (11.85%) Dell
7 12 (8.89%) IBM
7 12 (8.89%) EMC
7 12 (8.89%) McAfee
8 11 (8.15%) Juniper
9 9 (6.67%) Symantec
10 8 (5.93%) IronPort
11 3 (2.22%) Mitel
12 2 (1.48%) Google
12 2 (1.48%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.48%) GFI Software
12 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.48%) Oracle
12 2 (1.48%) Business Objects
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car/car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Ashfield Healthcare Communications
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Including Car Allowance +Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 21 days ago