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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 65 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 62 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.19% 1.69% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.49% 9.15% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 46
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £21,000 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,100 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
428 295 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.02% 18.45% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 345 258 403
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,998 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +4 28 £23,500 -1.05% 3
Knutsford +3 12 £42,500 +25.00%
Runcorn +1 4 £39,000 +62.63% 1
Chester 0 3 £27,000 -12.90%
Crewe - 2 £24,750 -
Wilmslow -12 1 £40,000 +64.94% 2
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 98 (79.67%) Windows
2 88 (71.54%) Microsoft
3 73 (59.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (50.41%) Active Directory
5 58 (47.15%) MS Excel
6 51 (41.46%) Windows 7
6 51 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 49 (39.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (38.21%) VMware
9 46 (37.40%) TCP/IP
10 45 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 41 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
13 35 (28.46%) Hyper-V
13 35 (28.46%) ITIL
14 34 (27.64%) MS Office
14 34 (27.64%) VPN
15 31 (25.20%) SAN
16 28 (22.76%) DNS
16 28 (22.76%) MCSE
16 28 (22.76%) Linux
17 27 (21.95%) Citrix
18 26 (21.14%) Windows XP
19 25 (20.33%) MCTS
20 24 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
20 24 (19.51%) HP
21 23 (18.70%) Cisco
21 23 (18.70%) Symantec
21 23 (18.70%) Finance
22 22 (17.89%) MCSA

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 51 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 36 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (10.57%) IIS
6 12 (9.76%) Lync
7 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
8 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.44%) Site Server
9 3 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 58 (47.15%) MS Excel
2 34 (27.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Line 500
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (37.40%) TCP/IP
2 34 (27.64%) VPN
3 31 (25.20%) SAN
4 28 (22.76%) DNS
5 17 (13.82%) Firewall
6 16 (13.01%) DHCP
7 9 (7.32%) NAS
7 9 (7.32%) LAN
7 9 (7.32%) WAN
7 9 (7.32%) SMTP
8 7 (5.69%) SNMP
9 6 (4.88%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.07%) VoIP
10 5 (4.07%) ADSL
11 4 (3.25%) Internet
12 3 (2.44%) Network Security
12 3 (2.44%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.63%) MySQL
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (18.70%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (20.33%) Analyst
3 23 (18.70%) Support Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) IT Support
5 13 (10.57%) Messaging Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.94%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Service Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (6.50%) Consultant
8 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Operations Team Leader
9 7 (5.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.69%) Exchange Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.76%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) COM
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.13%) Thin Client
2 10 (8.13%) Fat Client
3 8 (6.50%) Clustering
4 7 (5.69%) Firmware
5 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.44%) Kindle
5 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.81%) iPhone
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 98 (79.67%) Windows
2 73 (59.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (41.46%) Windows 7
4 49 (39.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (22.76%) Linux
7 26 (21.14%) Windows XP
8 22 (17.89%) UNIX
9 14 (11.38%) Windows 8
10 9 (7.32%) CentOS
11 3 (2.44%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.63%) AIX
13 1 (0.81%) Android
13 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) ITIL
2 15 (12.20%) Service Management
3 10 (8.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Management
4 9 (7.32%) Change Management
5 8 (6.50%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.50%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.50%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (5.69%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.07%) Security Management
7 5 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.25%) Migration
9 3 (2.44%) Information Security
9 3 (2.44%) Information Security Management
10 2 (1.63%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (1.63%) SIEM
10 2 (1.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.63%) Data Management
10 2 (1.63%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) VB.NET
2 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.69%) Perl
4 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.76%) MCSE
3 25 (20.33%) MCTS
4 22 (17.89%) MCSA
4 22 (17.89%) MCP
5 17 (13.82%) MCITP
6 14 (11.38%) Degree
7 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.25%) CCNA
9 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.63%) SSCP
10 2 (1.63%) CISSP
10 2 (1.63%) CEH
10 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.81%) MCDST
11 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (50.41%) Active Directory
2 35 (28.46%) Hyper-V
3 22 (17.89%) vSphere
4 21 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (12.20%) XenApp
6 7 (5.69%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.88%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.44%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.44%) XenServer
8 3 (2.44%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.81%) Xen
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (9.76%) SCCM
3 11 (8.94%) Backup Exec
4 8 (6.50%) HP SIM
5 7 (5.69%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (5.69%) WSUS
6 2 (1.63%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (71.54%) Microsoft
2 47 (38.21%) VMware
3 27 (21.95%) Citrix
4 24 (19.51%) HP
5 23 (18.70%) Cisco
5 23 (18.70%) Symantec
6 11 (8.94%) Dell
7 10 (8.13%) Sophos
8 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 9 (7.32%) McAfee
9 6 (4.88%) NetApp
10 4 (3.25%) IronPort
11 3 (2.44%) EMC
11 3 (2.44%) CommVault
11 3 (2.44%) Juniper
12 2 (1.63%) Reuters
12 2 (1.63%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.63%) Websense
12 2 (1.63%) SAP
12 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago