The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 40 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.86% 0.49% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.67% 4.35% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £27,000 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,847 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +4.61%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
107 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.78% 11.17% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 73 34 41
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
MS Exchange
Cheshire

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Chester region.

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Chester

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Chester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Site Server
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (42.86%) Site Server
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Mitel