The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 14 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.25% 1.62% 4.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 10.00% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 29
Average salary £28,250 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.83% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,786 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 100 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.04% 16.18% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 151
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,000
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 Merseyside

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Merseyside

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Merseyside

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(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
Liverpool +4 13 £28,250 -5.83% 1
St Helens - 1 £19,000 -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (46.67%) HP
5 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
5 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
5 13 (43.33%) VMware
5 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (36.67%) Cisco
8 9 (30.00%) VPN
8 9 (30.00%) WAN
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (26.67%) Fat Client
9 8 (26.67%) Thin Client
9 8 (26.67%) Finance
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) VLAN
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (20.00%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) DNS
11 6 (20.00%) Citrix
11 6 (20.00%) SAN
11 6 (20.00%) Sage

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.33%) Lync
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SalesLogix
1 1 (3.33%) Line 500
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (30.00%) VPN
2 9 (30.00%) WAN
3 7 (23.33%) VLAN
4 6 (20.00%) DHCP
4 6 (20.00%) DNS
4 6 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (13.33%) LAN
6 4 (13.33%) Firewall
7 3 (10.00%) Internet
8 2 (6.67%) NAS
9 1 (3.33%) Network Security
9 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) WSH
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Thin Client
1 8 (26.67%) Fat Client
2 5 (16.67%) iPhone
2 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
5 2 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VB
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCTS
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (10.00%) vSphere
6 3 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
3 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) HP
3 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) Citrix
5 6 (20.00%) Sage
6 5 (16.67%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) Dell
7 3 (10.00%) ProCurve
8 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
9 1 (3.33%) Mitel
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp