The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 34 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 22 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.97% 2.98% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.29% 13.13% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 9
Average salary £33,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.54% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £28,500 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
87 99 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.64% 22.71% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 93
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Blackburn -4 5 £36,500 +28.07%
Chorley - 5 £33,500 -
Preston +3 3 £32,000 +70.66%
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
Fleetwood - 2 £25,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £25,000 -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 31 (57.41%) Cisco
5 24 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 24 (44.44%) VMware
5 24 (44.44%) Office 365
6 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 19 (35.19%) DNS
8 19 (35.19%) WAN
8 19 (35.19%) DHCP
8 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (31.48%) Linux
9 17 (31.48%) Juniper
10 15 (27.78%) Firewall
11 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
11 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (24.07%) MPLS
13 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (22.22%) HP
13 12 (22.22%) MCSE
13 12 (22.22%) Internet
13 12 (22.22%) vSphere
14 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (20.37%) NAS
14 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (20.37%) MS Office
14 11 (20.37%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) IIS
5 3 (5.56%) Lync
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Office
2 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 19 (35.19%) DNS
2 19 (35.19%) WAN
2 19 (35.19%) DHCP
3 15 (27.78%) Firewall
4 13 (24.07%) MPLS
5 12 (22.22%) Internet
6 11 (20.37%) NAS
6 11 (20.37%) LAN
7 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 9 (16.67%) RIP
7 9 (16.67%) VoIP
7 9 (16.67%) DECT
7 9 (16.67%) OSPF
7 9 (16.67%) BGP
7 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
8 8 (14.81%) SAN
9 5 (9.26%) Junos
10 4 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (5.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Back Office
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Network Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Operations Manager
5 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support
6 4 (7.41%) Support Manager
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Operations Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Life Science
2 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (31.48%) Linux
5 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
6 10 (18.52%) Ubuntu
7 9 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 9 (16.67%) Change Management
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 9 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
2 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.41%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.70%) BCP
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.70%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (22.22%) MCSE
2 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) CCNA
3 6 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 6 (11.11%) LPIC
4 3 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.85%) MCTS
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) vSphere
3 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) XenApp
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) WMI
2 4 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 3 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (57.41%) Cisco
3 24 (44.44%) VMware
4 17 (31.48%) Juniper
5 12 (22.22%) HP
6 10 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 7 (12.96%) Sophos
8 5 (9.26%) WatchGuard
8 5 (9.26%) Citrix
9 4 (7.41%) NetApp
9 4 (7.41%) McAfee
9 4 (7.41%) SonicWALL
10 3 (5.56%) IBM
11 2 (3.70%) Dell
11 2 (3.70%) Avaya
12 1 (1.85%) ScanSafe
12 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.85%) Epicor