The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 41 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.81% 0.85% 4.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 3.17% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £25,750 £31,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.93% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £27,800 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £34,200 £27,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £34,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.91% +2.20%
MS Exchange
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.67% 26.81% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 69
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,143
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
5 10 (58.82%) Thin Client
5 10 (58.82%) Fat Client
6 9 (52.94%) VPN
6 9 (52.94%) HP
6 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 9 (52.94%) Degree
6 9 (52.94%) vSphere
6 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (47.06%) Firewall
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
9 6 (35.29%) SAN
9 6 (35.29%) XenApp
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL
10 5 (29.41%) ADSL
10 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 4 (23.53%) MS Office
11 4 (23.53%) LAN
11 4 (23.53%) WAN
11 4 (23.53%) Cisco
11 4 (23.53%) Finance
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 3 (17.65%) Site Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) ADSL
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Technician
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Change and Release Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Designer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Thin Client
1 10 (58.82%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (5.88%) Release Management
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) vSphere
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Server
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) Xen
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) HP
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Dell