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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 228 206 192
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 27 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.71% 2.51% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 59
Average salary £33,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.96% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
1579 1316 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.49% 19.18% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1143 1356
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
Manchester -20 16 £32,750 -12.66%
Lancashire - 5 £28,500 -
Cheshire -15 4 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Merseyside +3 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Cumbria - 1 £34,500 -
Exchange Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 72 (97.30%) Windows
3 60 (81.08%) Active Directory
4 55 (74.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
5 54 (72.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (71.62%) VMware
7 44 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
9 35 (47.30%) Hyper-V
9 35 (47.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 32 (43.24%) Citrix
11 31 (41.89%) MS Excel
12 30 (40.54%) SAN
13 29 (39.19%) Windows XP
14 28 (37.84%) LAN
14 28 (37.84%) WAN
14 28 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (37.84%) Firewall
14 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2013
15 25 (33.78%) NetApp
16 22 (29.73%) Cisco
16 22 (29.73%) Windows 7
16 22 (29.73%) vSphere
17 21 (28.38%) ITIL
18 18 (24.32%) CCNA
18 18 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (22.97%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 44 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.81%) Lync
6 4 (5.41%) IIS
7 3 (4.05%) Site Server
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (41.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) SAN
2 28 (37.84%) LAN
2 28 (37.84%) WAN
2 28 (37.84%) Firewall
3 16 (21.62%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (18.92%) DNS
5 12 (16.22%) DHCP
5 12 (16.22%) VPN
6 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
7 6 (8.11%) VoIP
8 5 (6.76%) iSCSI
8 5 (6.76%) Internet
9 4 (5.41%) NAS
10 3 (4.05%) VLAN
10 3 (4.05%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.70%) SMTP
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.35%) Wireless
12 1 (1.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.05%) MS Access
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Marketing
2 3 (4.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.11%) Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) IT Support
7 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) IT Administrator
7 3 (4.05%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Administrator
7 3 (4.05%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (2.70%) Server Support
8 2 (2.70%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) COM
2 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.35%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.41%) iPhone
3 3 (4.05%) Kindle
4 2 (2.70%) CMDB
4 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.35%) iSeries
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 72 (97.30%) Windows
2 55 (74.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (72.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (39.19%) Windows XP
5 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (29.73%) Windows 7
7 13 (17.57%) Windows 8
8 10 (13.51%) Linux
9 6 (8.11%) AIX
10 4 (5.41%) Android
11 2 (2.70%) CentOS
12 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.35%) UNIX
12 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) Migration
3 8 (10.81%) Change Management
3 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.05%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.05%) Project Management
4 3 (4.05%) ERP
5 2 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.35%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.35%) Release Management
6 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.35%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (24.32%) CCNA
2 18 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (20.27%) MCTS
4 11 (14.86%) MCSE
4 11 (14.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (13.51%) NCDA
6 8 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (9.46%) MCITP
8 6 (8.11%) MCSA
9 5 (6.76%) CCA
10 4 (5.41%) A+ Certification
10 4 (5.41%) Degree
11 3 (4.05%) VCP4
11 3 (4.05%) VCP5
11 3 (4.05%) CCEA
12 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.76%) BS7799
3 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (81.08%) Active Directory
2 35 (47.30%) Hyper-V
2 35 (47.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (29.73%) vSphere
4 16 (21.62%) XenApp
5 10 (13.51%) XenServer
6 9 (12.16%) XenDesktop
6 9 (12.16%) Terminal Services
7 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
8 3 (4.05%) NFS
9 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.35%) Cronacle
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.35%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.41%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 53 (71.62%) VMware
3 32 (43.24%) Citrix
4 25 (33.78%) NetApp
5 22 (29.73%) Cisco
6 17 (22.97%) HP
7 4 (5.41%) ProCurve
8 3 (4.05%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.05%) Symantec
9 2 (2.70%) Avaya
9 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.35%) Polycom
10 1 (1.35%) Veeam
10 1 (1.35%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.35%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.35%) IronPort
10 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.35%) Brocade
10 1 (1.35%) Draytek
10 1 (1.35%) Meraki
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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