The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 239 238 202
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 17 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% 1.72% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 35
Average salary £30,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,650 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
Exchange Server 2003
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1371 1570 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.21% 21.35% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1271 1133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the North West region.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the North West

Exchange Server 2003
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Manchester +4 14 £32,500 -0.76% 1
Cheshire -7 2 £20,000 -38.46%
Merseyside +8 1 £22,500 -50.00%
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003.

1 37 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (91.89%) Windows
3 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
3 28 (75.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
5 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (54.05%) VMware
7 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (45.95%) WAN
7 17 (45.95%) LAN
8 16 (43.24%) DNS
9 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
9 15 (40.54%) Citrix
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (37.84%) DHCP
10 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
11 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
11 13 (35.14%) VPN
11 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
12 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
12 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (29.73%) Windows 8
13 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (29.73%) Firewall
14 10 (27.03%) SAN
15 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (24.32%) HP
15 9 (24.32%) Dell

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (75.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.81%) IIS
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.41%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) LAN
1 17 (45.95%) WAN
2 16 (43.24%) DNS
3 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
4 14 (37.84%) DHCP
5 13 (35.14%) VPN
6 11 (29.73%) Firewall
7 10 (27.03%) SAN
8 5 (13.51%) WLAN
9 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (10.81%) VLAN
10 2 (5.41%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
10 2 (5.41%) NAS
10 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
10 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
10 2 (5.41%) Internet
11 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) IT Support
3 7 (18.92%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Desktop Support
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Operations Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
1 2 (5.41%) XMPP
2 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
5 11 (29.73%) Windows 8
6 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) NetWare
7 3 (8.11%) UNIX
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) ERP
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
2 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Logistics
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Security
4 3 (8.11%) Change Control
5 2 (5.41%) BCP
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Security Management
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCNA
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (16.22%) MCSE
4 6 (16.22%) NCDA
5 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (13.51%) MCTS
5 5 (13.51%) CCA
6 4 (10.81%) MCSA
7 3 (8.11%) EMC Certification
7 3 (8.11%) MCITP
8 2 (5.41%) MCP
9 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
5 7 (18.92%) XenApp
6 6 (16.22%) vSphere
7 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
8 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
8 3 (8.11%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (5.41%) XenServer
9 2 (5.41%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.11%) MOM
3 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (5.41%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.70%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 15 (40.54%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) HP
4 9 (24.32%) Dell
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 6 (16.22%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 3 (8.11%) Novell
7 3 (8.11%) EMC
7 3 (8.11%) Sun
8 2 (5.41%) Avaya
8 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.70%) Hitachi