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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 200 215 246
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 57 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.45% 0.085%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.58% 2.25% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -45.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,258 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.85% -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
1594 1333 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.32% 19.92% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1151 1284
Average salary £37,804 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
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 30 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 30 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 +16 28 £47,500 +95.87% 2
Manchester -6 24 £37,000 +21.31% 11
Lancashire -6 4 £41,250 +150.00%
Merseyside +18 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 30 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 88 (90.72%) MS Exchange
2 84 (86.60%) Windows
3 69 (71.13%) Active Directory
4 62 (63.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (58.76%) Microsoft
6 45 (46.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 41 (42.27%) SAN
8 40 (41.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (41.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 38 (39.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (38.14%) ITIL
11 36 (37.11%) DNS
11 36 (37.11%) NAS
12 35 (36.08%) Symantec
13 34 (35.05%) Norton AntiVirus
13 34 (35.05%) VMware
13 34 (35.05%) TCP/IP
14 31 (31.96%) Hyper-V
15 30 (30.93%) SMTP
15 30 (30.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (29.90%) Finance
16 29 (29.90%) Lync
17 27 (27.84%) Clustering
18 26 (26.80%) Perl
18 26 (26.80%) VB.NET
18 26 (26.80%) .NET
18 26 (26.80%) PowerShell
18 26 (26.80%) Load Balancing
19 25 (25.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 24 (24.74%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 88 (90.72%) MS Exchange
2 45 (46.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 40 (41.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (29.90%) Lync
5 22 (22.68%) SharePoint
6 20 (20.62%) IIS
7 14 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (11.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (7.22%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (2.06%) Confluence
12 2 (2.06%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (1.03%) Site Server
Applications
1 24 (24.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.09%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.68%) Office 365
2 4 (4.12%) SaaS
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.06%) Route 53
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (42.27%) SAN
2 36 (37.11%) DNS
2 36 (37.11%) NAS
3 34 (35.05%) TCP/IP
4 30 (30.93%) SMTP
5 13 (13.40%) iSCSI
6 11 (11.34%) VoIP
7 10 (10.31%) SNMP
8 9 (9.28%) DHCP
8 9 (9.28%) Unified Communications
9 7 (7.22%) WAN
9 7 (7.22%) LAN
9 7 (7.22%) Internet
10 5 (5.15%) Firewall
10 5 (5.15%) VPN
11 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.12%) DECT
11 4 (4.12%) VLAN
12 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (3.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
General
1 29 (29.90%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Back Office
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.43%) Team Leader
2 13 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.37%) Consultant
4 10 (10.31%) Exchange Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Messaging Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Exchange Specialist
6 7 (7.22%) Operations Team Leader
7 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Specialist
7 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.19%) Messaging Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Email Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.80%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.84%) Clustering
2 10 (10.31%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.12%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.12%) Life Science
4 4 (4.12%) FlexPod
5 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) FMCG
6 2 (2.06%) iPhone
6 2 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.03%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 84 (86.60%) Windows
2 62 (63.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (41.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (39.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (16.49%) Linux
6 9 (9.28%) CentOS
7 7 (7.22%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.22%) UNIX
8 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
9 5 (5.15%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.06%) Android
12 1 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.14%) ITIL
2 26 (26.80%) Load Balancing
3 22 (22.68%) Migration
4 14 (14.43%) Incident Management
4 14 (14.43%) Change Management
4 14 (14.43%) Problem Management
5 11 (11.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.25%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (5.15%) Coaching
8 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.12%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.12%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) Software Deployment
9 4 (4.12%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (3.09%) Software Licensing
10 3 (3.09%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Perl
1 26 (26.80%) VB.NET
1 26 (26.80%) PowerShell
2 18 (18.56%) SQL
3 4 (4.12%) VB
4 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (30.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (20.62%) MCSE
3 17 (17.53%) MCITP
4 11 (11.34%) MCTS
4 11 (11.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (8.25%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (7.22%) CCNA
6 7 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
7 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.15%) CCA
9 4 (4.12%) MCSA
10 3 (3.09%) CCEA
10 3 (3.09%) VCP4
10 3 (3.09%) VCP5
11 2 (2.06%) MCP
11 2 (2.06%) Degree
12 1 (1.03%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (71.13%) Active Directory
2 31 (31.96%) Hyper-V
3 25 (25.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (15.46%) vSphere
5 9 (9.28%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.25%) XenApp
7 7 (7.22%) Firmware
8 6 (6.19%) VMware ESX
8 6 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.09%) NFS
10 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.06%) XenServer
10 2 (2.06%) vCloud
11 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (35.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (23.71%) SCCM
3 15 (15.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (10.31%) Backup Exec
5 9 (9.28%) WSUS
5 9 (9.28%) SCOM
6 8 (8.25%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (8.25%) HP SIM
7 6 (6.19%) SCVMM
8 5 (5.15%) SCDPM
8 5 (5.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (2.06%) Puppet
9 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.06%) OpenNMS
9 2 (2.06%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 57 (58.76%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.08%) Symantec
3 34 (35.05%) VMware
4 22 (22.68%) Citrix
5 18 (18.56%) HP
5 18 (18.56%) Cisco
5 18 (18.56%) IronPort
6 12 (12.37%) Dell
6 12 (12.37%) NetApp
7 10 (10.31%) McAfee
7 10 (10.31%) Sophos
8 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.19%) EMC
10 4 (4.12%) NETGEAR
10 4 (4.12%) Veeam
11 2 (2.06%) Trend Micro
11 2 (2.06%) Acronis
11 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.06%) Perforce
12 1 (1.03%) Juniper
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