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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 31 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 88 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.66% 3.10% 2.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.73% 17.42% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76 44 38
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £38,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -9.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £67,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £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
296 333 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.41% 17.83% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 251 284 250
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,600 £64,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +2 19 £22,000 -22.80%
Runcorn +7 11 £32,500 -9.09%
Knutsford +9 10 £26,250 -61.11% 1
Macclesfield +28 5 £27,500 +48.64%
Crewe +6 1 £32,500 +54.76%
Chester 0 1 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £20,000 -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 137 (81.55%) Windows
2 123 (73.21%) Active Directory
3 93 (55.36%) Microsoft
4 80 (47.62%) VMware
5 72 (42.86%) Citrix
6 69 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (40.48%) Windows Server
8 67 (39.88%) SCCM
9 66 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 60 (35.71%) ITIL
11 57 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (31.55%) DNS
12 53 (31.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 51 (30.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 51 (30.36%) Hyper-V
14 49 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (29.17%) Cisco
14 49 (29.17%) MS Excel
15 48 (28.57%) Office 365
16 46 (27.38%) TCP/IP
17 45 (26.79%) Firewall
18 40 (23.81%) MS Office
19 38 (22.62%) Windows XP
20 36 (21.43%) AppSense
20 36 (21.43%) Windows 7
21 35 (20.83%) WAN
22 32 (19.05%) DHCP
22 32 (19.05%) MCSE
22 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
22 32 (19.05%) VPN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 66 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 51 (30.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (11.90%) IIS
5 19 (11.31%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.98%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.38%) JBoss
8 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 40 (23.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (28.57%) Office 365
2 8 (4.76%) SaaS
3 4 (2.38%) PaaS
4 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Route 53
5 1 (0.60%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (31.55%) DNS
2 46 (27.38%) TCP/IP
3 45 (26.79%) Firewall
4 35 (20.83%) WAN
5 32 (19.05%) DHCP
5 32 (19.05%) VPN
6 30 (17.86%) LAN
7 18 (10.71%) VoIP
8 16 (9.52%) SAN
9 14 (8.33%) Wireless
10 10 (5.95%) Broadband
10 10 (5.95%) Network Security
11 8 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (4.17%) SMTP
13 4 (2.38%) Internet
14 3 (1.79%) Skype
14 3 (1.79%) VLAN
15 2 (1.19%) NAS
15 2 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 18 (10.71%) Finance
2 7 (4.17%) Marketing
3 6 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.57%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.19%) Back Office
5 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Law
5 2 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (30.95%) Analyst
2 39 (23.21%) IT Engineer
3 38 (22.62%) Support Engineer
4 37 (22.02%) Support Analyst
5 35 (20.83%) IT Support
6 33 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (15.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 25 (14.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (13.69%) IT Support Engineer
10 21 (12.50%) Service Analyst
11 17 (10.12%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (8.93%) Senior IT Support
13 15 (8.93%) Senior Support Analyst
14 11 (6.55%) 3rd Line Support
14 11 (6.55%) Consultant
15 10 (5.95%) 1st Line Engineer
15 10 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
15 10 (5.95%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.38%) Middleware
2 2 (1.19%) .NET
2 2 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) Fat Client
1 15 (8.93%) Thin Client
2 9 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.38%) Clustering
5 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.19%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) CMDB
7 1 (0.60%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.60%) iPhone
7 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) Tandem
7 1 (0.60%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 137 (81.55%) Windows
2 69 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (40.48%) Windows Server
4 57 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (22.62%) Windows XP
6 36 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 16 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 15 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (5.95%) Linux
10 8 (4.76%) Unix
11 7 (4.17%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.79%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.60%) Android
13 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.71%) ITIL
2 11 (6.55%) Incident Management
3 9 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (5.36%) Service Management
4 7 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 6 (3.57%) Data Security
5 6 (3.57%) High Availability
5 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 6 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 6 (3.57%) Network Management
6 5 (2.98%) Change Management
7 4 (2.38%) ITIL V3
7 4 (2.38%) Presales
8 3 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.79%) Line Management
8 3 (1.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (1.79%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.19%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.19%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.93%) SQL
2 10 (5.95%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.19%) C#
3 2 (1.19%) VB
4 1 (0.60%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (31.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (19.05%) MCSE
3 30 (17.86%) MCP
4 26 (15.48%) MCSA
5 25 (14.88%) CCNA
5 25 (14.88%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (14.29%) MCITP
7 22 (13.10%) MCTS
8 18 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (10.71%) MCDST
9 7 (4.17%) Degree
10 4 (2.38%) HND
11 2 (1.19%) HNC
12 1 (0.60%) CCA
12 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) SLA
2 7 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (73.21%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.36%) Hyper-V
3 49 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (6.55%) Terminal Services
5 6 (3.57%) XenApp
6 4 (2.38%) Postfix
7 3 (1.79%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.79%) vSphere
8 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.19%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 67 (39.88%) SCCM
2 4 (2.38%) SCOM
3 3 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 80 (47.62%) VMware
3 72 (42.86%) Citrix
4 49 (29.17%) Cisco
5 36 (21.43%) AppSense
6 15 (8.93%) Apple
7 12 (7.14%) Symantec
8 11 (6.55%) Sophos
9 10 (5.95%) Intel Security
10 7 (4.17%) NetApp
11 5 (2.98%) Dell
12 4 (2.38%) Oracle
13 2 (1.19%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.19%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.19%) GFI Software
13 2 (1.19%) MobileIron
14 1 (0.60%) 3PAR
14 1 (0.60%) Axway
14 1 (0.60%) Mitel
14 1 (0.60%) Trustwave
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24500 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Prism
Salary: From £15,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Fantastic Benifits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago