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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 76 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 56 27 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.84% 1.62% 2.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.14% 8.65% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 26 55
Average salary £35,000 £25,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% -20.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,050 £49,000
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
370 312 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.78% 18.72% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 317 270 340
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,984 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +2 19 £26,000 +10.63% 2
Knutsford -6 7 £42,500 -15.84%
Runcorn +4 4 £40,750 +89.62% 1
Chester +14 2 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Crewe 0 2 £24,750 +10.00%
Widnes +2 1 £35,000 +84.21%
Macclesfield - 1 £14,500 - 1
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 102 (80.95%) Windows
2 82 (65.08%) Microsoft
3 79 (62.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (54.76%) Active Directory
5 53 (42.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 52 (41.27%) TCP/IP
7 50 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (38.10%) Windows 7
8 48 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 47 (37.30%) MS Excel
10 46 (36.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 44 (34.92%) VMware
12 43 (34.13%) ITIL
13 41 (32.54%) SAN
13 41 (32.54%) Hyper-V
14 39 (30.95%) DNS
15 38 (30.16%) VPN
16 37 (29.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 36 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
18 35 (27.78%) MS Office
19 32 (25.40%) Linux
20 30 (23.81%) Symantec
21 29 (23.02%) Finance
22 28 (22.22%) MCSE
23 27 (21.43%) MCTS
24 26 (20.63%) MCSA
24 26 (20.63%) Citrix
24 26 (20.63%) Norton AntiVirus
25 25 (19.84%) HP
25 25 (19.84%) MCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 53 (42.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 48 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (17.46%) IIS
5 14 (11.11%) Lync
6 12 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (37.30%) MS Excel
2 35 (27.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (41.27%) TCP/IP
2 41 (32.54%) SAN
3 39 (30.95%) DNS
4 38 (30.16%) VPN
5 21 (16.67%) SMTP
6 20 (15.87%) DHCP
6 20 (15.87%) NAS
7 10 (7.94%) Firewall
8 9 (7.14%) iSCSI
9 7 (5.56%) SNMP
9 7 (5.56%) LAN
10 6 (4.76%) WAN
11 5 (3.97%) ADSL
11 5 (3.97%) VoIP
12 4 (3.17%) Internet
13 3 (2.38%) VLAN
14 2 (1.59%) Wireless
14 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
15 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
15 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Games
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (26.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (17.46%) Support Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) Analyst
4 16 (12.70%) IT Support
5 13 (10.32%) Team Leader
6 12 (9.52%) Messaging Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.14%) Consultant
9 8 (6.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
11 6 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.76%) Service Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Clustering
2 13 (10.32%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.94%) Thin Client
3 10 (7.94%) Fat Client
4 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) Celerra
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.79%) iPhone
6 1 (0.79%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 102 (80.95%) Windows
2 79 (62.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (38.10%) Windows 7
5 46 (36.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (25.40%) Linux
7 25 (19.84%) UNIX
8 24 (19.05%) Windows XP
9 14 (11.11%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.56%) CentOS
11 3 (2.38%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.59%) AIX
13 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.79%) Android
13 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.13%) ITIL
2 17 (13.49%) Load Balancing
3 15 (11.90%) Migration
4 12 (9.52%) Service Management
5 10 (7.94%) Change Management
6 9 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (4.76%) Security Management
8 6 (4.76%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (2.38%) Information Security
9 3 (2.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.38%) Information Security Management
10 2 (1.59%) Project Management
10 2 (1.59%) Data Management
10 2 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.59%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.46%) SQL
1 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
2 18 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 17 (13.49%) Perl
4 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.17%) VB
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.22%) MCSE
3 27 (21.43%) MCTS
4 26 (20.63%) MCSA
5 25 (19.84%) MCP
6 22 (17.46%) MCITP
7 14 (11.11%) Degree
8 5 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) CCNA
10 1 (0.79%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 41 (32.54%) Hyper-V
3 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (18.25%) vSphere
5 15 (11.90%) XenApp
6 9 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.35%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (5.56%) Firmware
9 3 (2.38%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.59%) XenServer
10 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (20.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (11.90%) SCCM
3 10 (7.94%) Backup Exec
4 9 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (6.35%) HP SIM
6 7 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
6 7 (5.56%) WSUS
7 3 (2.38%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 44 (34.92%) VMware
3 30 (23.81%) Symantec
4 26 (20.63%) Citrix
5 25 (19.84%) HP
6 20 (15.87%) Cisco
7 13 (10.32%) IronPort
8 11 (8.73%) Dell
8 11 (8.73%) Sophos
9 8 (6.35%) McAfee
9 8 (6.35%) EMC
10 7 (5.56%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.17%) NetApp
11 4 (3.17%) NETGEAR
12 3 (2.38%) CommVault
13 2 (1.59%) SAP
13 2 (1.59%) Avaya
13 2 (1.59%) Juniper
13 2 (1.59%) Trend Micro
14 1 (0.79%) Veeam
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