The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 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 2013 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 205 214 248
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 58 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.41% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.63% 2.09% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56 18 4
Average salary £40,500 £30,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.78% -45.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,550 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
Exchange Server 2013
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
1600 1342 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 19.77% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1158 1279
Average salary £37,608 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the North West region.

Exchange Server 2013 Salary Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Salary Histogram in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
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 2013 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cheshire +8 28 £47,500 +95.87% 1
Manchester +10 26 £37,000 +21.31% 8
Lancashire -5 3 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +13 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013.

1 87 (90.63%) MS Exchange
2 83 (86.46%) Windows
3 66 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 62 (64.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 43 (44.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 41 (42.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (40.63%) SAN
8 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (37.50%) ITIL
10 35 (36.46%) VMware
11 34 (35.42%) Symantec
11 34 (35.42%) DNS
11 34 (35.42%) NAS
12 33 (34.38%) Norton AntiVirus
13 32 (33.33%) TCP/IP
14 30 (31.25%) Hyper-V
15 29 (30.21%) SMTP
15 29 (30.21%) Finance
16 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (29.17%) Lync
17 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (27.08%) Clustering
18 25 (26.04%) Perl
18 25 (26.04%) VB.NET
18 25 (26.04%) .NET
18 25 (26.04%) Load Balancing
19 24 (25.00%) PowerShell
19 24 (25.00%) MS Excel

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (90.63%) MS Exchange
2 43 (44.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 41 (42.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (29.17%) Lync
5 22 (22.92%) SharePoint
6 18 (18.75%) IIS
7 14 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (11.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (7.29%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (5.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (2.08%) Confluence
12 2 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (1.04%) Site Server
Applications
1 24 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.13%) Magento
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.83%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) SaaS
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.08%) Route 53
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (40.63%) SAN
2 34 (35.42%) DNS
2 34 (35.42%) NAS
3 32 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 29 (30.21%) SMTP
5 11 (11.46%) iSCSI
6 10 (10.42%) VoIP
6 10 (10.42%) SNMP
7 9 (9.38%) Unified Communications
8 8 (8.33%) DHCP
9 7 (7.29%) WAN
9 7 (7.29%) LAN
10 6 (6.25%) Internet
10 6 (6.25%) Firewall
11 4 (4.17%) VLAN
11 4 (4.17%) VPN
12 3 (3.13%) Ethernet
12 3 (3.13%) DECT
12 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (3.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Back Office
3 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.58%) Team Leader
2 13 (13.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Consultant
4 10 (10.42%) Exchange Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Messaging Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Operations Team Leader
7 7 (7.29%) Exchange Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Messaging Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Email Specialist
10 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) .NET
2 2 (2.08%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Clustering
2 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.17%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) User Experience
4 3 (3.13%) FMCG
4 3 (3.13%) Life Science
5 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.04%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 83 (86.46%) Windows
2 62 (64.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (15.63%) Linux
5 9 (9.38%) CentOS
6 7 (7.29%) UNIX
7 6 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.21%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.13%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.08%) Android
11 1 (1.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) ITIL
2 25 (26.04%) Load Balancing
3 21 (21.88%) Migration
4 14 (14.58%) Incident Management
4 14 (14.58%) Change Management
4 14 (14.58%) Problem Management
5 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (5.21%) Coaching
9 4 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Resource Management
10 3 (3.13%) Software Deployment
10 3 (3.13%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (3.13%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.13%) Software Licensing
10 3 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.04%) Perl
1 25 (26.04%) VB.NET
2 24 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (17.71%) SQL
4 3 (3.13%) VB
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.75%) MCSE
3 16 (16.67%) MCITP
4 10 (10.42%) MCTS
4 10 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (7.29%) CCNA
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.21%) CCA
9 4 (4.17%) MCSA
10 3 (3.13%) CCEA
10 3 (3.13%) VCP4
10 3 (3.13%) VCP5
11 2 (2.08%) MCP
11 2 (2.08%) Degree
12 1 (1.04%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 30 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (16.67%) vSphere
5 10 (10.42%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.33%) XenApp
7 7 (7.29%) Firmware
8 5 (5.21%) VMware ESX
8 5 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.13%) NFS
9 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.08%) XenServer
10 2 (2.08%) vCloud
11 1 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (34.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (23.96%) SCCM
3 14 (14.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (10.42%) SCOM
4 10 (10.42%) Backup Exec
5 9 (9.38%) WSUS
6 8 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (8.33%) HP SIM
7 6 (6.25%) SCVMM
8 5 (5.21%) SCDPM
8 5 (5.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (2.08%) Puppet
9 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.08%) OpenNMS
9 2 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.46%) VMware
3 34 (35.42%) Symantec
4 24 (25.00%) Citrix
5 18 (18.75%) HP
5 18 (18.75%) Cisco
6 17 (17.71%) IronPort
7 12 (12.50%) Dell
7 12 (12.50%) NetApp
8 10 (10.42%) McAfee
8 10 (10.42%) Sophos
9 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.21%) EMC
11 4 (4.17%) Veeam
12 3 (3.13%) NETGEAR
13 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
13 2 (2.08%) Trend Micro
13 2 (2.08%) Acronis
13 2 (2.08%) Perforce
14 1 (1.04%) Sage
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Manchester
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Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: Package up to £30k (Health, Bonus, Training)
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Cumbria
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Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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North West England
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Manchester
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Bury, Lancashire
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Manchester
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