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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 36 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.24% 1.20% 5.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.74% 4.35% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £20,250 £29,490 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.33% +22.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,082 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,898 £27,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
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
89 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.21% 27.49% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 64
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,500 £50,000
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 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 28 August 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (62.50%) Fat Client
4 10 (62.50%) Thin Client
5 9 (56.25%) HP
5 9 (56.25%) VPN
5 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 9 (56.25%) vSphere
5 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) Citrix
7 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) XenApp
9 5 (31.25%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 5 (31.25%) ADSL
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) MS Office
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco
11 3 (18.75%) CCNA
11 3 (18.75%) MS Excel

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Site Server
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) ADSL
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Technician
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Designer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Fat Client
1 10 (62.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Release Management
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) vSphere
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) ProCurve