The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 44 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 66 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.65% 5.16% 4.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.58% 30.11% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £54,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
MS Exchange
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
258 186 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.17% 17.14% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 178 157 146
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £54,000
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 Essex

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Essex

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Essex

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Essex

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Colchester +21 15 £32,500 -
Chelmsford -2 6 £26,500 -40.44%
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £45,000 -
Harlow -3 3 £25,000 -53.70% 1
Brentwood -25 2 £47,500 +15.85%
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £35,000 -
Braintree - 1 £29,247 -
Hockley - 1 £20,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £27,500 -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 89 (76.72%) Windows
2 80 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 66 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
5 56 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (43.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 50 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (42.24%) Firewall
9 45 (38.79%) MS Excel
9 45 (38.79%) Citrix
10 43 (37.07%) ITIL
11 42 (36.21%) VMware
12 40 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 38 (32.76%) DNS
14 34 (29.31%) Cisco
14 34 (29.31%) Windows 8
15 32 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
16 30 (25.86%) MS Office
16 30 (25.86%) Symantec
16 30 (25.86%) Blackberry
17 29 (25.00%) Windows XP
17 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (24.14%) Windows 7
19 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2013
20 26 (22.41%) DHCP
20 26 (22.41%) VPN
21 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
22 22 (18.97%) Backup Exec
23 21 (18.10%) VoIP
23 21 (18.10%) SAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 66 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 51 (43.97%) Exchange Server 2007
3 32 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.03%) Lync
7 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.72%) IIS
8 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (38.79%) MS Excel
2 30 (25.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) assyst
1 4 (3.45%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (42.24%) Firewall
2 38 (32.76%) DNS
3 26 (22.41%) DHCP
3 26 (22.41%) VPN
4 21 (18.10%) SAN
4 21 (18.10%) VoIP
5 11 (9.48%) TCP/IP
6 10 (8.62%) LAN
7 9 (7.76%) WAN
8 8 (6.90%) VLAN
9 6 (5.17%) Broadband
10 5 (4.31%) Junos
10 5 (4.31%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.72%) NAS
11 2 (1.72%) Internet
11 2 (1.72%) MPLS
12 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.86%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) MySQL
General
1 10 (8.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.31%) Advertising
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (3.45%) Law
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Publishing
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Analyst
2 22 (18.97%) Support Analyst
3 19 (16.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) Network Engineer
4 18 (15.52%) Service Analyst
4 18 (15.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (12.93%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (12.07%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) IT Support
9 5 (4.31%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.31%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 4 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
10 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) LAMP
2 1 (0.86%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.86%) Blackberry
2 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.62%) Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.72%) iPad
5 2 (1.72%) iPhone
5 2 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (76.72%) Windows
2 56 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (29.31%) Windows 8
6 29 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 28 (24.14%) Windows 7
8 17 (14.66%) Linux
9 1 (0.86%) UNIX
9 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.07%) ITIL
2 13 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (11.21%) Problem Management
3 10 (8.62%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.62%) Migration
4 9 (7.76%) ERP
4 9 (7.76%) Change Control
5 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (5.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (5.17%) ITSM
7 4 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.45%) Project Management
7 4 (3.45%) Change Management
8 3 (2.59%) ITIL V3
8 3 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.59%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.72%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.86%) C#
4 1 (0.86%) Java
4 1 (0.86%) VB
4 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.34%) MCSE
3 11 (9.48%) MCSA
3 11 (9.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.03%) MCP
6 6 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.17%) CCNA
7 5 (4.31%) CCNP
7 5 (4.31%) Degree
8 4 (3.45%) MCSM
8 4 (3.45%) MCTS
9 1 (0.86%) MOS
9 1 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.93%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.21%) XenApp
5 8 (6.90%) vSphere
6 7 (6.03%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.31%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.45%) XenServer
9 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.59%) Xen
10 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (18.97%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.17%) SCCM
3 5 (4.31%) SCOM
4 4 (3.45%) WSUS
5 3 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
2 45 (38.79%) Citrix
3 42 (36.21%) VMware
4 34 (29.31%) Cisco
5 30 (25.86%) Symantec
6 12 (10.34%) HP
7 10 (8.62%) NetApp
8 9 (7.76%) Dell
9 7 (6.03%) Juniper
10 6 (5.17%) IPFX
10 6 (5.17%) Polycom
10 6 (5.17%) EMC
11 5 (4.31%) McAfee
11 5 (4.31%) NETGEAR
12 4 (3.45%) Veeam
12 4 (3.45%) SAP
13 3 (2.59%) IBM
13 3 (2.59%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.59%) Apple
13 3 (2.59%) Google