The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 144 139 174
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 101 102 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.40% 1.41% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.72% 7.38% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 88 75
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1504 1383 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.90% 19.16% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1196 1362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the North West region.

Exchange Server 2010 Salary Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2010 Salary Histogram in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester -33 43 £32,500 -14.47% 5
Cheshire +7 34 £27,000 -46.00% 8
Lancashire +9 16 £30,000 -
Cumbria - 5 - -
Merseyside -4 2 £20,500 -60.95% 2
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 192 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 160 (83.33%) Windows
3 138 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 132 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 118 (61.46%) VMware
6 110 (57.29%) Active Directory
7 90 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 72 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 72 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 68 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (31.25%) Citrix
11 59 (30.73%) ITIL
12 56 (29.17%) Cisco
13 55 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2013
14 54 (28.13%) MS Excel
15 53 (27.60%) SQL Server
16 51 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2003
16 51 (26.56%) Hyper-V
17 50 (26.04%) TCP/IP
17 50 (26.04%) SAN
17 50 (26.04%) Firewall
18 46 (23.96%) SQL
19 45 (23.44%) vSphere
20 40 (20.83%) MCSE
20 40 (20.83%) WAN
20 40 (20.83%) NetApp
21 39 (20.31%) Blackberry
22 36 (18.75%) VPN

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 192 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 72 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 55 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 51 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 27 (14.06%) SharePoint
5 27 (14.06%) Lync
6 14 (7.29%) IIS
7 8 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.08%) Apache
10 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 54 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) Office 365
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (26.04%) TCP/IP
1 50 (26.04%) SAN
1 50 (26.04%) Firewall
2 40 (20.83%) WAN
3 36 (18.75%) VPN
4 35 (18.23%) LAN
5 29 (15.10%) DNS
6 28 (14.58%) DHCP
7 19 (9.90%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (8.85%) Unified Communications
9 15 (7.81%) MPLS
10 11 (5.73%) NAS
11 10 (5.21%) VLAN
11 10 (5.21%) Internet
12 9 (4.69%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.65%) ADSL
14 6 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (2.60%) Structured Cabling
15 5 (2.60%) VoIP
16 4 (2.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.56%) MySQL
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.04%) OLAP
5 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) MS Access
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 31 (16.15%) Finance
2 4 (2.08%) Advertising
3 3 (1.56%) Law
3 3 (1.56%) Legal
4 2 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 27 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 25 (13.02%) Analyst
5 16 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 15 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) IT Support
9 11 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (5.73%) Consultant
10 8 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
10 8 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
10 8 (4.17%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.65%) 1st Line Support
12 6 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Consultant
12 6 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (2.60%) Service Analyst
13 5 (2.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 5 (2.60%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.08%) Web Services
1 4 (2.08%) .NET
2 2 (1.04%) WSH
2 2 (1.04%) COM
3 1 (0.52%) HTML5
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.31%) Blackberry
2 15 (7.81%) Thin Client
2 15 (7.81%) Fat Client
3 10 (5.21%) iPhone
4 8 (4.17%) PKI
4 8 (4.17%) Clustering
5 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.56%) CMDB
7 2 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) iPad
8 1 (0.52%) SecurID
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 160 (83.33%) Windows
2 138 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 72 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 36 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 27 (14.06%) Windows 8
7 19 (9.90%) Linux
8 6 (3.13%) AIX
9 5 (2.60%) Android
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.04%) CentOS
10 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.52%) UNIX
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) ITIL
2 15 (7.81%) Load Balancing
3 12 (6.25%) Service Management
3 12 (6.25%) Migration
4 10 (5.21%) Change Management
5 7 (3.65%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.60%) Capacity Management
6 5 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (2.60%) Data Analysis
6 5 (2.60%) Project Planning
6 5 (2.60%) Information Security
6 5 (2.60%) Problem Management
6 5 (2.60%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (2.08%) CRM
7 4 (2.08%) Security Management
7 4 (2.08%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.08%) High Availability
8 3 (1.56%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (1.56%) Business Transformation
8 3 (1.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.96%) SQL
2 13 (6.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.56%) VB
4 2 (1.04%) C
5 1 (0.52%) C#
5 1 (0.52%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.52%) PHP
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (20.83%) MCSE
3 26 (13.54%) MCTS
4 21 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (10.94%) MCSA
5 20 (10.42%) MCITP
6 16 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (7.81%) CCNA
7 15 (7.81%) MCP
8 14 (7.29%) Degree
9 12 (6.25%) NCDA
10 8 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (3.65%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.60%) A+ Certification
12 5 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.56%) CCA
14 1 (0.52%) CCEE
14 1 (0.52%) CCAA
14 1 (0.52%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.38%) SLA
2 6 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.60%) BS7799
System Software
1 110 (57.29%) Active Directory
2 68 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (26.56%) Hyper-V
4 45 (23.44%) vSphere
5 29 (15.10%) XenApp
6 18 (9.38%) XenDesktop
7 14 (7.29%) XenServer
8 11 (5.73%) UAG
9 8 (4.17%) Terminal Services
10 6 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (2.08%) VMware Server
11 4 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (2.08%) vCloud
12 3 (1.56%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.56%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.52%) Xen
13 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.52%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 27 (14.06%) SCCM
2 22 (11.46%) SCOM
3 6 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (2.08%) OpenNMS
5 4 (2.08%) Puppet
5 4 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.56%) MOM
6 3 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.56%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (1.56%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.56%) WSUS
7 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.52%) SCSM
8 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 118 (61.46%) VMware
3 60 (31.25%) Citrix
4 56 (29.17%) Cisco
5 40 (20.83%) NetApp
6 34 (17.71%) HP
7 12 (6.25%) Veeam
8 9 (4.69%) Symantec
9 7 (3.65%) Juniper
9 7 (3.65%) Dell
10 5 (2.60%) Acronis
10 5 (2.60%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.08%) Oracle
11 4 (2.08%) Sage
11 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.56%) Mitel
12 3 (1.56%) WatchGuard
13 2 (1.04%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.04%) IronPort
13 2 (1.04%) Polycom
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