The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 56 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 67 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.71% 2.80% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.11% 14.50% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 55
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £39,650 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
416 331 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.06% 19.31% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 327 281 457
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
MS Exchange
North West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Warrington +8 40 £23,500 -6.00% 4
Chester +8 11 £21,500 -27.09% 2
Knutsford - 7 £52,500 -
Wilmslow -6 2 £29,500 - 1
Daresbury +1 1 £26,500 +2.91%
Runcorn -6 1 - -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 94 (82.46%) Windows
2 77 (67.54%) Microsoft
3 71 (62.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (57.02%) Active Directory
5 54 (47.37%) MS Excel
6 52 (45.61%) VMware
7 49 (42.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (41.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 45 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 43 (37.72%) ITIL
10 43 (37.72%) Windows 7
11 41 (35.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 40 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2007
13 38 (33.33%) TCP/IP
14 33 (28.95%) MCSE
15 31 (27.19%) VPN
16 30 (26.32%) MS Office
17 27 (23.68%) Windows XP
17 27 (23.68%) Hyper-V
18 26 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (22.81%) MCP
19 25 (21.93%) DNS
19 25 (21.93%) Citrix
19 25 (21.93%) SAN
20 23 (20.18%) Finance
20 23 (20.18%) MCSA
21 21 (18.42%) Cisco
22 20 (17.54%) Firewall
22 20 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
22 20 (17.54%) MCTS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 47 (41.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 40 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (11.40%) IIS
6 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.51%) Apache
7 4 (3.51%) Lync
8 3 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.63%) Site Server
9 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 54 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 31 (27.19%) VPN
3 25 (21.93%) DNS
3 25 (21.93%) SAN
4 20 (17.54%) Firewall
5 16 (14.04%) DHCP
6 10 (8.77%) LAN
6 10 (8.77%) WAN
7 7 (6.14%) NAS
7 7 (6.14%) ADSL
8 6 (5.26%) SMTP
9 5 (4.39%) VoIP
10 4 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.63%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.63%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.63%) Wireless
11 3 (2.63%) Internet
12 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.75%) Network Security
13 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.88%) MySQL
General
1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Retail
2 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (21.93%) Analyst
3 22 (19.30%) Support Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) IT Support
5 14 (12.28%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (7.89%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.02%) Messaging Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 6 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
12 5 (4.39%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) COM
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.77%) Thin Client
2 10 (8.77%) Fat Client
3 6 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (2.63%) Kindle
4 3 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 94 (82.46%) Windows
2 71 (62.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (42.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (37.72%) Windows 7
5 41 (35.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (23.68%) Windows XP
7 16 (14.04%) Linux
8 12 (10.53%) UNIX
8 12 (10.53%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.39%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.88%) Android
11 1 (0.88%) AIX
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.72%) ITIL
2 15 (13.16%) Service Management
3 10 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (7.89%) Service Desk Management
5 7 (6.14%) Change Management
5 7 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.39%) Migration
7 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.63%) Security Management
10 2 (1.75%) CRM
10 2 (1.75%) Information Security Management
10 2 (1.75%) Information Security
10 2 (1.75%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (1.75%) SIEM
10 2 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.14%) SQL
2 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
2 5 (4.39%) Perl
3 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.75%) C
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (28.95%) MCSE
3 26 (22.81%) MCP
4 23 (20.18%) MCSA
5 20 (17.54%) MCTS
5 20 (17.54%) MCITP
6 14 (12.28%) Degree
7 10 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.39%) CCNA
9 4 (3.51%) MCDST
9 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.75%) CISSP
10 2 (1.75%) SSCP
10 2 (1.75%) CEH
10 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.88%) HND
11 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (57.02%) Active Directory
2 27 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 26 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (14.04%) vSphere
5 12 (10.53%) XenApp
6 7 (6.14%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.51%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.63%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.63%) XenServer
9 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.88%) Xen
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.88%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.51%) SCCM
3 2 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 77 (67.54%) Microsoft
2 52 (45.61%) VMware
3 25 (21.93%) Citrix
4 21 (18.42%) Cisco
5 15 (13.16%) HP
6 13 (11.40%) Symantec
7 8 (7.02%) McAfee
8 5 (4.39%) NetApp
9 4 (3.51%) Dell
9 4 (3.51%) IronPort
10 3 (2.63%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.63%) Juniper
11 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.75%) CommVault
11 2 (1.75%) EMC
11 2 (1.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.75%) Reuters
11 2 (1.75%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.75%) Websense
11 2 (1.75%) Blue Coat
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