The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 72 75 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 227 242 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.22% 3.31% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.39% 17.22% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 196 215 202
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1475 1405 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.94% 19.20% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1213 1372
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £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%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in the North West

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in the North West

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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 +2 123 £31,500 -16.00% 15
Cheshire +7 63 £23,500 -6.00% 9
Lancashire -9 21 £30,000 +9.09% 4
Merseyside 0 15 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Cumbria - 5 - - 2
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 350 (79.19%) Windows
2 295 (66.74%) Microsoft
3 254 (57.47%) VMware
4 244 (55.20%) Active Directory
5 213 (48.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 195 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 161 (36.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 161 (36.43%) MS Excel
8 154 (34.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 152 (34.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 148 (33.48%) Citrix
11 132 (29.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 117 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 117 (26.47%) ITIL
13 110 (24.89%) Cisco
14 107 (24.21%) TCP/IP
15 106 (23.98%) MCSE
16 103 (23.30%) SAN
17 102 (23.08%) Hyper-V
18 100 (22.62%) Windows 7
19 96 (21.72%) SQL Server
20 88 (19.91%) Firewall
21 85 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
22 82 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2003
23 79 (17.87%) DNS
24 78 (17.65%) MS Office
25 77 (17.42%) vSphere
26 76 (17.19%) WAN
27 75 (16.97%) Windows XP
28 71 (16.06%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 195 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 117 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 85 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 82 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 59 (13.35%) Lync
6 58 (13.12%) SharePoint
7 30 (6.79%) IIS
8 14 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.58%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.13%) Apache
11 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
11 5 (1.13%) Site Server
11 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.45%) Confluence
14 1 (0.23%) Zimbra
14 1 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 161 (36.43%) MS Excel
2 78 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.68%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.45%) Line 500
3 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.23%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.14%) Office 365
2 11 (2.49%) SaaS
3 9 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.45%) Route 53
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (24.21%) TCP/IP
2 103 (23.30%) SAN
3 88 (19.91%) Firewall
4 79 (17.87%) DNS
5 76 (17.19%) WAN
6 70 (15.84%) VPN
7 69 (15.61%) LAN
8 63 (14.25%) DHCP
9 31 (7.01%) NAS
10 27 (6.11%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (5.43%) Internet
12 23 (5.20%) VoIP
13 22 (4.98%) Unified Communications
14 16 (3.62%) MPLS
15 11 (2.49%) VLAN
16 10 (2.26%) iSCSI
16 10 (2.26%) SMTP
17 8 (1.81%) ADSL
17 8 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
18 7 (1.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.90%) MySQL
6 4 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.90%) MS Access
7 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.45%) OLAP
7 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 60 (13.57%) Finance
2 9 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.04%) Marketing
3 8 (1.81%) Legal
4 5 (1.13%) Advertising
4 5 (1.13%) Law
5 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.90%) Retail
6 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.23%) Games
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (21.49%) Support Engineer
2 78 (17.65%) Analyst
3 59 (13.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (13.12%) IT Support
5 48 (10.86%) Support Analyst
6 44 (9.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 42 (9.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 30 (6.79%) Consultant
9 29 (6.56%) IT Support Engineer
10 22 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (4.30%) Service Analyst
11 19 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (4.07%) Administrator
13 17 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
14 15 (3.39%) Team Leader
14 15 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
14 15 (3.39%) Exchange Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Messaging Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.49%) .NET
2 9 (2.04%) Web Services
3 4 (0.90%) WSH
4 3 (0.68%) COM
5 1 (0.23%) CSS
5 1 (0.23%) ODBC
5 1 (0.23%) HTML5
5 1 (0.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.63%) Blackberry
2 23 (5.20%) Clustering
3 19 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.30%) Thin Client
3 19 (4.30%) Fat Client
4 17 (3.85%) iPhone
5 8 (1.81%) PKI
5 8 (1.81%) FlexPod
6 6 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.13%) CLARiiON
8 4 (0.90%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.90%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.90%) CMDB
9 3 (0.68%) Kindle
10 2 (0.45%) iPad
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.45%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 350 (79.19%) Windows
2 213 (48.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 152 (34.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 132 (29.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (22.62%) Windows 7
6 75 (16.97%) Windows XP
7 44 (9.95%) Linux
8 34 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 19 (4.30%) UNIX
10 11 (2.49%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.58%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.36%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.36%) AIX
13 5 (1.13%) Android
14 4 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.90%) CentOS
15 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.47%) ITIL
2 35 (7.92%) Change Management
3 30 (6.79%) Problem Management
4 29 (6.56%) Load Balancing
5 27 (6.11%) Service Management
6 26 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 25 (5.66%) Project Management
8 21 (4.75%) Migration
9 19 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (4.07%) Change Control
11 14 (3.17%) Configuration Management
12 13 (2.94%) CRM
13 12 (2.71%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (2.49%) Service Delivery
14 11 (2.49%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (2.26%) ERP
15 10 (2.26%) Data Protection
16 9 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (2.04%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.06%) SQL
2 13 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.58%) VB.NET
3 7 (1.58%) Perl
4 5 (1.13%) VB
5 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.23%) C#
7 1 (0.23%) Java
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
7 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 154 (34.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (23.98%) MCSE
3 63 (14.25%) MCITP
4 49 (11.09%) MCSA
5 48 (10.86%) MCTS
6 41 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (9.05%) CCNA
8 38 (8.60%) MCP
9 33 (7.47%) Degree
10 29 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (4.98%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (2.94%) CCA
13 12 (2.71%) NCDA
14 9 (2.04%) SC Cleared
14 9 (2.04%) Security Cleared
14 9 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.36%) A+ Certification
16 4 (0.90%) MCDST
17 3 (0.68%) CCNP
18 2 (0.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.86%) SLA
2 12 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.36%) BS7799
4 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.45%) QA
5 2 (0.45%) GMP
5 2 (0.45%) GLP
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 244 (55.20%) Active Directory
2 161 (36.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 77 (17.42%) vSphere
5 54 (12.22%) XenApp
6 39 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 32 (7.24%) XenServer
8 15 (3.39%) Terminal Services
8 15 (3.39%) VMware ESX
9 12 (2.71%) UAG
10 10 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (2.04%) VMware Server
12 7 (1.58%) ISA Server
13 6 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.90%) vCloud
16 3 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.68%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (9.28%) SCCM
2 28 (6.33%) SCOM
3 12 (2.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (2.26%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.36%) WSUS
7 5 (1.13%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.90%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.90%) Puppet
8 4 (0.90%) OpenNMS
8 4 (0.90%) MOM
8 4 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.45%) Nagios
10 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 295 (66.74%) Microsoft
2 254 (57.47%) VMware
3 148 (33.48%) Citrix
4 110 (24.89%) Cisco
5 70 (15.84%) HP
6 69 (15.61%) NetApp
7 28 (6.33%) Symantec
8 17 (3.85%) Dell
9 15 (3.39%) EMC
10 12 (2.71%) Oracle
10 12 (2.71%) Avaya
10 12 (2.71%) Veeam
11 11 (2.49%) McAfee
11 11 (2.49%) Sage
12 10 (2.26%) ProCurve
13 8 (1.81%) 3PAR
13 8 (1.81%) Mitel
13 8 (1.81%) Juniper
13 8 (1.81%) BMC
14 7 (1.58%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: 10 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 21k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Heywood, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Key Computers
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: On application + excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Includes Car/Allowance+bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 14 days ago