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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 57 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 73 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.80% 1.74% 2.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.52% 9.45% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 64 25 50
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,300 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £40,200 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
442 307 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.98% 18.45% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 347 265 456
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +15 38 £23,500 -2.00% 4
Knutsford +8 11 £52,500 +54.41%
Chester +2 8 £21,000 -28.78%
Runcorn 0 3 £40,750 +69.93% 2
Wilmslow -6 1 £40,000 - 2
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (78.99%) Windows
2 84 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 74 (62.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (52.10%) Active Directory
5 55 (46.22%) MS Excel
6 49 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 48 (40.34%) Windows 7
7 48 (40.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (39.50%) VMware
9 42 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 42 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 42 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (33.61%) ITIL
11 36 (30.25%) Exchange Server 2007
12 31 (26.05%) Hyper-V
12 31 (26.05%) MS Office
12 31 (26.05%) VPN
13 30 (25.21%) MCSE
14 29 (24.37%) SAN
15 27 (22.69%) Windows XP
16 26 (21.85%) DNS
16 26 (21.85%) Citrix
16 26 (21.85%) Finance
17 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2013
18 23 (19.33%) MCP
19 22 (18.49%) MCSA
19 22 (18.49%) Linux
19 22 (18.49%) HP
19 22 (18.49%) Symantec
19 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 36 (30.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (11.76%) IIS
6 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
7 10 (8.40%) Lync
8 6 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.36%) Apache
10 3 (2.52%) Site Server
10 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 55 (46.22%) MS Excel
2 31 (26.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.84%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 31 (26.05%) VPN
3 29 (24.37%) SAN
4 26 (21.85%) DNS
5 17 (14.29%) Firewall
6 15 (12.61%) DHCP
7 9 (7.56%) NAS
8 8 (6.72%) LAN
8 8 (6.72%) WAN
8 8 (6.72%) SMTP
9 6 (5.04%) SNMP
10 5 (4.20%) VoIP
10 5 (4.20%) ADSL
10 5 (4.20%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.52%) Internet
11 3 (2.52%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.68%) Network Security
12 2 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Back Office
3 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.52%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (20.17%) Analyst
3 23 (19.33%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.45%) IT Support
5 13 (10.92%) Messaging Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.72%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.88%) Consultant
9 7 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Operations Team Leader
10 6 (5.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.08%) .NET
2 1 (0.84%) COM
2 1 (0.84%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.40%) Fat Client
2 10 (8.40%) Thin Client
3 8 (6.72%) Clustering
4 6 (5.04%) Firmware
5 3 (2.52%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.52%) Kindle
6 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.84%) CMDB
7 1 (0.84%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 94 (78.99%) Windows
2 74 (62.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (40.34%) Windows 7
3 48 (40.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (22.69%) Windows XP
6 22 (18.49%) Linux
7 19 (15.97%) UNIX
8 14 (11.76%) Windows 8
9 8 (6.72%) CentOS
10 3 (2.52%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.68%) AIX
12 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) ITIL
2 15 (12.61%) Service Management
3 10 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (7.56%) Change Management
4 9 (7.56%) Service Desk Management
5 8 (6.72%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.72%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.20%) Security Management
8 4 (3.36%) Migration
8 4 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.52%) Information Security
9 3 (2.52%) Information Security Management
10 2 (1.68%) Data Management
10 2 (1.68%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (1.68%) SIEM
10 2 (1.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (6.72%) VB.NET
3 7 (5.88%) Perl
3 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.84%) PHP
5 1 (0.84%) C#
5 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (25.21%) MCSE
3 23 (19.33%) MCP
4 22 (18.49%) MCSA
4 22 (18.49%) MCTS
5 18 (15.13%) MCITP
6 14 (11.76%) Degree
7 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.36%) CCNA
9 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.68%) MCDST
10 2 (1.68%) CEH
10 2 (1.68%) SSCP
10 2 (1.68%) CISSP
11 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.56%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (52.10%) Active Directory
2 31 (26.05%) Hyper-V
3 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (16.81%) vSphere
5 15 (12.61%) XenApp
6 7 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.20%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.52%) XenServer
8 3 (2.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.52%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.68%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.68%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.84%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.84%) Xen
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (9.24%) Backup Exec
3 10 (8.40%) SCCM
4 7 (5.88%) HP SIM
5 6 (5.04%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (5.04%) WSUS
6 2 (1.68%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 47 (39.50%) VMware
3 26 (21.85%) Citrix
4 22 (18.49%) HP
4 22 (18.49%) Symantec
5 21 (17.65%) Cisco
6 10 (8.40%) Dell
7 9 (7.56%) McAfee
8 8 (6.72%) Sophos
8 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.04%) NetApp
10 4 (3.36%) IronPort
11 3 (2.52%) CommVault
11 3 (2.52%) Juniper
12 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.68%) Websense
12 2 (1.68%) Reuters
12 2 (1.68%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.68%) SAP
12 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
Runcorn, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago