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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 59 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 66 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.41% 1.68% 2.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.21% 9.28% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 46
Average salary £29,500 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.40% -24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,250 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £49,000 £40,400
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
434 291 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.43% 18.10% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 341 250 445
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 £23,992 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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 1 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 1 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
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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 +8 33 £23,500 -2.04% 4
Knutsford +2 12 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Runcorn -4 3 £40,750 +69.93% 1
Chester -7 3 £21,500 -27.09%
Crewe - 1 £26,500 - 2
Wilmslow - 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 1 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 96 (79.34%) Windows
2 87 (71.90%) Microsoft
3 75 (61.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (51.24%) Active Directory
5 56 (46.28%) MS Excel
6 51 (42.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 49 (40.50%) Windows 7
7 49 (40.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (38.84%) VMware
9 44 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (36.36%) TCP/IP
10 42 (34.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (31.40%) ITIL
12 36 (29.75%) Exchange Server 2007
13 33 (27.27%) Hyper-V
14 32 (26.45%) MS Office
14 32 (26.45%) VPN
15 29 (23.97%) SAN
15 29 (23.97%) MCSE
16 28 (23.14%) DNS
17 27 (22.31%) Windows XP
18 26 (21.49%) Citrix
19 25 (20.66%) Linux
19 25 (20.66%) Finance
19 25 (20.66%) Exchange Server 2013
20 24 (19.83%) MCP
21 23 (19.01%) MCSA
21 23 (19.01%) HP
21 23 (19.01%) Symantec
21 23 (19.01%) MCTS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (42.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 36 (29.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (20.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (11.57%) IIS
6 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
7 11 (9.09%) Lync
8 7 (5.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.48%) Site Server
9 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.48%) Apache
10 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 56 (46.28%) MS Excel
2 32 (26.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 32 (26.45%) VPN
3 29 (23.97%) SAN
4 28 (23.14%) DNS
5 17 (14.05%) Firewall
6 16 (13.22%) DHCP
7 9 (7.44%) SMTP
7 9 (7.44%) NAS
8 8 (6.61%) LAN
8 8 (6.61%) WAN
9 7 (5.79%) SNMP
10 5 (4.13%) ADSL
10 5 (4.13%) VoIP
10 5 (4.13%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.31%) Internet
12 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.48%) Network Security
12 3 (2.48%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.65%) MySQL
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Back Office
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Legal
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (20.66%) Analyst
3 23 (19.01%) Support Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) IT Support
5 14 (11.57%) Support Analyst
6 13 (10.74%) Messaging Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.61%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Exchange Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Operations Team Leader
10 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.79%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) COM
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.26%) Thin Client
2 10 (8.26%) Fat Client
3 8 (6.61%) Clustering
4 7 (5.79%) Firmware
5 3 (2.48%) Kindle
5 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.83%) iPhone
7 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.83%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 96 (79.34%) Windows
2 75 (61.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (40.50%) Windows 7
3 49 (40.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (22.31%) Windows XP
6 25 (20.66%) Linux
7 21 (17.36%) UNIX
8 14 (11.57%) Windows 8
9 9 (7.44%) CentOS
10 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Android
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.40%) ITIL
2 15 (12.40%) Service Management
3 10 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (7.44%) Service Desk Management
4 9 (7.44%) Change Management
5 8 (6.61%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (6.61%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.61%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.13%) Security Management
8 4 (3.31%) Migration
8 4 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.48%) Information Security Management
9 3 (2.48%) Information Security
10 2 (1.65%) Data Management
10 2 (1.65%) SIEM
10 2 (1.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.65%) Vulnerability Management
11 1 (0.83%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.70%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) VB.NET
3 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.79%) Perl
4 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.83%) PHP
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (34.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (23.97%) MCSE
3 24 (19.83%) MCP
4 23 (19.01%) MCSA
4 23 (19.01%) MCTS
5 17 (14.05%) MCITP
6 14 (11.57%) Degree
7 6 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.31%) CCNA
8 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.65%) SSCP
10 2 (1.65%) CEH
10 2 (1.65%) MCDST
10 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.65%) CISSP
11 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (51.24%) Active Directory
2 33 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 22 (18.18%) vSphere
4 21 (17.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (12.40%) XenApp
6 7 (5.79%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.13%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.48%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.48%) XenServer
9 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.65%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.83%) Xen
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (12.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (9.92%) Backup Exec
3 11 (9.09%) SCCM
4 8 (6.61%) HP SIM
5 7 (5.79%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (5.79%) WSUS
6 2 (1.65%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (71.90%) Microsoft
2 47 (38.84%) VMware
3 26 (21.49%) Citrix
4 23 (19.01%) HP
4 23 (19.01%) Symantec
5 21 (17.36%) Cisco
6 11 (9.09%) Dell
7 9 (7.44%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.44%) McAfee
7 9 (7.44%) Sophos
8 6 (4.96%) NetApp
9 4 (3.31%) IronPort
10 3 (2.48%) Juniper
10 3 (2.48%) CommVault
11 2 (1.65%) SAP
11 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.65%) EMC
11 2 (1.65%) Websense
11 2 (1.65%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.65%) Reuters
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