The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 73 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 253 199 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.46% 2.97% 3.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.28% 14.56% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 222 182 252
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
MS Exchange
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
1554 1367 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 20.38% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1179 1440
Average salary £35,335 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +4 150 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Cheshire +18 55 £41,250 +61.76% 4
Lancashire +9 33 £31,250 +8.69% 4
Merseyside +1 10 £22,500 -23.72% 1
Cumbria -5 4 £32,500 +1.56%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 389 (83.48%) Windows
2 316 (67.81%) Microsoft
3 306 (65.67%) Active Directory
4 222 (47.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 206 (44.21%) VMware
6 173 (37.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 164 (35.19%) MS Excel
8 157 (33.69%) DNS
9 143 (30.69%) SAN
9 143 (30.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 141 (30.26%) Cisco
11 138 (29.61%) Hyper-V
12 137 (29.40%) Citrix
13 133 (28.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 132 (28.33%) TCP/IP
15 131 (28.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 126 (27.04%) Exchange Server 2007
17 123 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 119 (25.54%) DHCP
19 114 (24.46%) ITIL
20 110 (23.61%) Firewall
21 104 (22.32%) Exchange Server 2013
22 98 (21.03%) Windows 7
23 96 (20.60%) WAN
24 93 (19.96%) MCSE
25 92 (19.74%) LAN
26 87 (18.67%) MS Office
27 85 (18.24%) SQL Server
28 81 (17.38%) NAS
29 79 (16.95%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 173 (37.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 126 (27.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 104 (22.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 74 (15.88%) SharePoint
5 63 (13.52%) IIS
6 49 (10.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 40 (8.58%) Lync
8 16 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.93%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.50%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.50%) GroupWise
12 6 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.29%) Zimbra
13 4 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.86%) Apache
14 2 (0.43%) Confluence
15 1 (0.21%) TPMS
15 1 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 164 (35.19%) MS Excel
2 87 (18.67%) MS Office
3 5 (1.07%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 52 (11.16%) Office 365
2 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.64%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.43%) Route 53
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 157 (33.69%) DNS
2 143 (30.69%) SAN
3 132 (28.33%) TCP/IP
4 119 (25.54%) DHCP
5 110 (23.61%) Firewall
6 96 (20.60%) WAN
7 92 (19.74%) LAN
8 81 (17.38%) NAS
9 67 (14.38%) VPN
10 43 (9.23%) SMTP
11 39 (8.37%) VoIP
12 29 (6.22%) MPLS
13 27 (5.79%) iSCSI
14 25 (5.36%) Wireless
15 22 (4.72%) Internet
16 18 (3.86%) NetScaler
17 17 (3.65%) VLAN
17 17 (3.65%) Ethernet
18 11 (2.36%) RIP
18 11 (2.36%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.86%) MySQL
8 4 (0.86%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.43%) MS Access
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.43%) JIRA
3 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 61 (13.09%) Finance
2 13 (2.79%) Legal
3 10 (2.15%) Back Office
3 10 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.29%) Law
4 6 (1.29%) Games
4 6 (1.29%) Retail
5 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.86%) Advertising
6 2 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.21%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 84 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 83 (17.81%) Support Engineer
3 47 (10.09%) Analyst
4 45 (9.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 35 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support
6 33 (7.08%) IT Support
7 31 (6.65%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.01%) Team Leader
9 26 (5.58%) Consultant
10 22 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (4.51%) Technical Support
12 19 (4.08%) Server Engineer
12 19 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
13 18 (3.86%) IT Support Engineer
14 16 (3.43%) Citrix Engineer
14 16 (3.43%) Network Engineer
15 15 (3.22%) Messaging Engineer
16 14 (3.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 13 (2.79%) Citrix Support
17 13 (2.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.37%) .NET
2 14 (3.00%) Web Services
3 5 (1.07%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.64%) EDIFACT
4 3 (0.64%) EDI
5 2 (0.43%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.43%) XMPP
5 2 (0.43%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.43%) XML
6 1 (0.21%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.23%) Clustering
2 40 (8.58%) Management Information System
3 27 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.86%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.79%) Replication
6 12 (2.58%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.93%) Life Science
8 8 (1.72%) iPhone
9 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.64%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.64%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.64%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.64%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.43%) Celerra
11 2 (0.43%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.43%) User Experience
12 1 (0.21%) Xbox
12 1 (0.21%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.21%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 389 (83.48%) Windows
2 222 (47.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 143 (30.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 131 (28.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 98 (21.03%) Windows 7
6 79 (16.95%) Windows XP
7 64 (13.73%) Linux
8 58 (12.45%) Windows 8
9 33 (7.08%) UNIX
10 21 (4.51%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.36%) CentOS
11 11 (2.36%) Ubuntu
12 10 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.15%) Android
13 4 (0.86%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.86%) AIX
14 3 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (24.46%) ITIL
2 44 (9.44%) Migration
3 40 (8.58%) Project Management
4 35 (7.51%) Load Balancing
5 34 (7.30%) Change Management
5 34 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (5.36%) Incident Management
7 21 (4.51%) Mentoring
8 19 (4.08%) Service Delivery
8 19 (4.08%) ERP
9 18 (3.86%) Line Management
10 16 (3.43%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (3.22%) Problem Management
12 13 (2.79%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (2.79%) Business Continuity
12 13 (2.79%) Information Security
13 12 (2.58%) Resource Management
14 11 (2.36%) Service Desk Management
15 10 (2.15%) Software Deployment
16 9 (1.93%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.24%) SQL
2 67 (14.38%) PowerShell
3 35 (7.51%) VB.NET
4 32 (6.87%) Perl
5 17 (3.65%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.93%) VB
6 9 (1.93%) C
7 8 (1.72%) Java
8 7 (1.50%) PHP
9 6 (1.29%) C#
10 2 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 133 (28.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (19.96%) MCSE
3 65 (13.95%) MCITP
4 56 (12.02%) MCSA
5 46 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (9.44%) CCNA
7 41 (8.80%) MCTS
8 36 (7.73%) Citrix Certification
9 35 (7.51%) MCP
9 35 (7.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 32 (6.87%) CCA
11 26 (5.58%) Degree
12 18 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (3.00%) Security Cleared
14 12 (2.58%) SC Cleared
15 8 (1.72%) JNCIA
15 8 (1.72%) LPIC
16 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certified Architect
17 6 (1.29%) NCDA
17 6 (1.29%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.44%) SLA
2 6 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) BS7799
System Software
1 306 (65.67%) Active Directory
2 138 (29.61%) Hyper-V
3 123 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (14.59%) vSphere
5 60 (12.88%) XenApp
6 49 (10.52%) XenDesktop
7 22 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (4.51%) XenServer
9 17 (3.65%) Terminal Services
10 14 (3.00%) VMware ESX
11 10 (2.15%) Firmware
12 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.64%) NFS
12 3 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.21%) UAG
13 1 (0.21%) SpamAssassin
13 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 49 (10.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 39 (8.37%) Backup Exec
3 33 (7.08%) SCCM
4 24 (5.15%) WSUS
5 21 (4.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 13 (2.79%) SCOM
6 13 (2.79%) WMI
7 8 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
7 8 (1.72%) HP SIM
8 5 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.86%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (0.86%) Windows Intune
10 3 (0.64%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.64%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.43%) Nagios
11 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.43%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 316 (67.81%) Microsoft
2 206 (44.21%) VMware
3 141 (30.26%) Cisco
4 137 (29.40%) Citrix
5 74 (15.88%) Symantec
6 64 (13.73%) HP
7 50 (10.73%) NetApp
8 34 (7.30%) Dell
9 29 (6.22%) EMC
10 26 (5.58%) Sophos
11 25 (5.36%) IronPort
12 24 (5.15%) Juniper
13 21 (4.51%) McAfee
14 20 (4.29%) WatchGuard
15 18 (3.86%) Red Hat
16 14 (3.00%) CheckPoint
16 14 (3.00%) Avaya
17 12 (2.58%) Oracle
18 11 (2.36%) Lotus
19 10 (2.15%) Wyse
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
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Manchester
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Wilmslow
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Cheshire
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Greater Manchester
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