The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 205 181 157
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -24
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 51 74 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 1.01% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.51% 5.59% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 76
Average salary £31,500 £35,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.26% +42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £80,000 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1451 1323 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.20% 18.02% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1125 1281
Average salary £36,000 £36,600 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Exchange Server 2003
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 32 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Cheshire -23 12 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Merseyside -10 6 £31,500 -21.25%
Lancashire +2 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Exchange Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 90 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 89 (98.89%) Windows
3 82 (91.11%) Microsoft
4 75 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (76.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 66 (73.33%) Active Directory
8 65 (72.22%) VMware
9 58 (64.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 46 (51.11%) MS Excel
11 45 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 45 (50.00%) Hyper-V
12 41 (45.56%) SQL Server
13 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (40.00%) WAN
14 36 (40.00%) Citrix
15 35 (38.89%) LAN
16 34 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2013
17 32 (35.56%) SAN
18 28 (31.11%) ITIL
18 28 (31.11%) Firewall
19 27 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (24.44%) vSphere
20 22 (24.44%) SCCM
20 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
21 21 (23.33%) HP
21 21 (23.33%) Cisco
22 19 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
23 18 (20.00%) Symantec
23 18 (20.00%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 90 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 69 (76.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (64.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (15.56%) Lync
6 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2000
7 10 (11.11%) IIS
8 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
8 7 (7.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (7.78%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (3.33%) Site Server
10 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.11%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (1.11%) Apache
11 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (51.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.00%) WAN
2 35 (38.89%) LAN
3 32 (35.56%) SAN
4 28 (31.11%) Firewall
5 19 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (20.00%) DNS
7 17 (18.89%) DHCP
8 11 (12.22%) VPN
9 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
10 6 (6.67%) Unified Communications
11 5 (5.56%) Internet
12 4 (4.44%) Network Security
12 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
12 4 (4.44%) VoIP
12 4 (4.44%) ADSL
13 3 (3.33%) SMTP
13 3 (3.33%) IPsec
13 3 (3.33%) VLAN
13 3 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (14.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.11%) MS Access
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Consultant
2 16 (17.78%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (12.22%) Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) IT Support
10 4 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Service Manager
11 3 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.33%) Technical Services Manager
11 3 (3.33%) IT Manager
11 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Exchange Specialist
11 3 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) WSH
2 3 (3.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.67%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) CLARiiON
3 3 (3.33%) iPhone
4 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) AS400
5 1 (1.11%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.11%) iSeries
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.11%) Open Source
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 89 (98.89%) Windows
2 75 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 17 (18.89%) Windows XP
7 14 (15.56%) Windows 8
8 10 (11.11%) Windows 2000
9 8 (8.89%) Linux
10 3 (3.33%) Android
10 3 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.33%) CentOS
11 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) ITIL
2 9 (10.00%) Project Management
3 8 (8.89%) Change Management
4 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.78%) Migration
5 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.56%) Change Control
6 4 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.44%) ERP
7 3 (3.33%) PRINCE
7 3 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.22%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.22%) CRM
9 1 (1.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.67%) VB
3 2 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.67%) MCTS
3 14 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.56%) CCNA
4 13 (14.44%) MCSE
5 12 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.00%) NCDA
7 8 (8.89%) MCITP
8 6 (6.67%) MCP
9 2 (2.22%) Degree
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.11%) CCA
10 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) SLA
2 6 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.56%) BS7799
4 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 45 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 22 (24.44%) vSphere
4 15 (16.67%) XenApp
5 11 (12.22%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.78%) XenServer
7 4 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (4.44%) UAG
7 4 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.44%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.33%) MetaFrame
8 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.33%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.22%) vCloud
9 2 (2.22%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.11%) Xen
10 1 (1.11%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 22 (24.44%) SCCM
2 16 (17.78%) SCOM
3 11 (12.22%) Backup Exec
4 8 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (7.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (6.67%) MOM
7 5 (5.56%) NetBackup
7 5 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (3.33%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (3.33%) WSUS
9 3 (3.33%) HP SIM
10 2 (2.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
11 1 (1.11%) Nagios
11 1 (1.11%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 82 (91.11%) Microsoft
2 65 (72.22%) VMware
3 36 (40.00%) Citrix
4 21 (23.33%) HP
4 21 (23.33%) Cisco
5 18 (20.00%) Symantec
6 17 (18.89%) NetApp
7 6 (6.67%) Kaspersky
7 6 (6.67%) Dell
8 5 (5.56%) Sophos
8 5 (5.56%) WatchGuard
9 4 (4.44%) Trend Micro
9 4 (4.44%) McAfee
9 4 (4.44%) Oracle
10 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.33%) EMC
10 3 (3.33%) IBM
10 3 (3.33%) IronPort
10 3 (3.33%) Brocade
11 2 (2.22%) Altiris
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