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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 55 59 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 73 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.23% 3.61% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.28% 15.44% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 24
Average salary £25,000 £29,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +20.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -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
360 447 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.87% 23.39% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 285 347 251
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 21 £23,000 -2.12% 2
Chester -5 8 £27,000 +33.33% 2
Knutsford -6 7 £32,000 -39.04%
Wilmslow +6 4 £20,000 -50.00% 1
Crewe - 2 £26,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 2 £27,000 - 1
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 140 (97.22%) Windows
2 99 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 97 (67.36%) Microsoft
4 87 (60.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (55.56%) VMware
6 72 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 61 (42.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (40.28%) ITIL
9 56 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (34.03%) DNS
11 45 (31.25%) MCSE
12 43 (29.86%) Exchange Server 2013
13 41 (28.47%) Hyper-V
14 40 (27.78%) Windows 7
14 40 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (27.08%) SCCM
16 38 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2007
16 38 (26.39%) Cisco
17 35 (24.31%) Firewall
17 35 (24.31%) MCITP
18 33 (22.92%) DHCP
19 31 (21.53%) MS Excel
19 31 (21.53%) Office 365
20 29 (20.14%) MCTS
20 29 (20.14%) VPN
20 29 (20.14%) Cisco Certification
21 28 (19.44%) CCNA
21 28 (19.44%) MCSA
21 28 (19.44%) MCP
21 28 (19.44%) MS Office

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 72 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 43 (29.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 38 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (9.03%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.25%) IIS
6 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.08%) Lync
8 2 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (21.53%) MS Excel
2 28 (19.44%) MS Office
3 3 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.53%) Office 365
2 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Route 53
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 49 (34.03%) DNS
2 35 (24.31%) Firewall
3 33 (22.92%) DHCP
4 29 (20.14%) VPN
5 27 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.72%) SAN
7 12 (8.33%) WAN
8 11 (7.64%) VLAN
9 10 (6.94%) NAS
9 10 (6.94%) ADSL
9 10 (6.94%) LAN
10 9 (6.25%) VoIP
10 9 (6.25%) VDSL
11 8 (5.56%) Broadband
12 7 (4.86%) Wireless
12 7 (4.86%) Network Security
13 6 (4.17%) SMTP
14 5 (3.47%) SSL
15 3 (2.08%) Internet
16 2 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 14 (9.72%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Marketing
3 5 (3.47%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.39%) Back Office
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (25.69%) Support Engineer
2 36 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (22.22%) Analyst
4 25 (17.36%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 17 (11.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 15 (10.42%) IT Support
8 14 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (9.03%) IT Manager
10 11 (7.64%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (7.64%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 10 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (6.94%) Service Analyst
12 9 (6.25%) Administrator
12 9 (6.25%) Team Leader
12 9 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (4.86%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.17%) Web Services
2 2 (1.39%) HTML
2 2 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.78%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.39%) Photography
5 1 (0.69%) Clustering
5 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.69%) iPhone
5 1 (0.69%) Social Media
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
5 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 140 (97.22%) Windows
2 87 (60.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 19 (13.19%) Windows 8
6 13 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.33%) Linux
8 10 (6.94%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.08%) Android
9 3 (2.08%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.39%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.39%) UNIX
10 2 (1.39%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.28%) ITIL
2 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
3 11 (7.64%) Change Management
4 10 (6.94%) Problem Management
5 9 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (6.25%) Security Management
6 8 (5.56%) Service Management
6 8 (5.56%) Time Management
7 6 (4.17%) Information Security
8 5 (3.47%) Information Security Management
8 5 (3.47%) CRM
8 5 (3.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (3.47%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.47%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.47%) Change Control
8 5 (3.47%) DevOps
9 4 (2.78%) Network Management
9 4 (2.78%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.78%) Data Security
9 4 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.36%) SQL
2 16 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.39%) R
3 2 (1.39%) PHP
4 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (42.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (31.25%) MCSE
3 35 (24.31%) MCITP
4 29 (20.14%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (20.14%) MCTS
5 28 (19.44%) MCSA
5 28 (19.44%) MCP
5 28 (19.44%) CCNA
6 11 (7.64%) MCDST
7 10 (6.94%) Degree
8 9 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 6 (4.17%) CCENT
9 6 (4.17%) CCDP
9 6 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.17%) CCIE
10 5 (3.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) SLA
2 11 (7.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 41 (28.47%) Hyper-V
3 40 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.08%) vSphere
5 3 (2.08%) XenApp
6 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.69%) Xen
7 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.69%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 39 (27.08%) SCCM
2 17 (11.81%) SCOM
3 5 (3.47%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.78%) WSUS
5 2 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 97 (67.36%) Microsoft
2 80 (55.56%) VMware
3 38 (26.39%) Cisco
4 25 (17.36%) Citrix
5 15 (10.42%) HP
5 15 (10.42%) AppSense
6 14 (9.72%) NetApp
6 14 (9.72%) Dell
7 9 (6.25%) Juniper
7 9 (6.25%) IBM
8 5 (3.47%) EMC
8 5 (3.47%) McAfee
9 4 (2.78%) Symantec
10 3 (2.08%) Apple
10 3 (2.08%) Mitel
11 2 (1.39%) Google
11 2 (1.39%) Sage
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle
11 2 (1.39%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.39%) GFI Software
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