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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 71 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 231 192 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.47% 2.75% 2.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.19% 13.61% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 192 164 189
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
1204 1411 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.06% 20.20% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1150 1080
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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 -5 123 £35,000 +6.06% 30
Cheshire +23 67 £34,000 -9.33% 14
Lancashire +15 19 £33,500 +17.54% 10
Merseyside +14 16 £40,500 +28.57% 7
Cumbria 0 6 £18,000 -55.00%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 423 (87.40%) Windows
2 334 (69.01%) Active Directory
3 331 (68.39%) Microsoft
4 265 (54.75%) VMware
5 241 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 212 (43.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 173 (35.74%) Cisco
8 166 (34.30%) DNS
8 166 (34.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 158 (32.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 155 (32.02%) MS Excel
11 152 (31.40%) Citrix
11 152 (31.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 145 (29.96%) SAN
13 143 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2013
14 142 (29.34%) TCP/IP
15 136 (28.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 135 (27.89%) DHCP
17 134 (27.69%) Firewall
18 128 (26.45%) Exchange Server 2007
19 127 (26.24%) Hyper-V
20 115 (23.76%) ITIL
21 112 (23.14%) LAN
21 112 (23.14%) WAN
22 107 (22.11%) Windows 7
23 98 (20.25%) MCSE
24 96 (19.83%) SQL Server
25 95 (19.63%) NetApp
26 90 (18.60%) HP
27 87 (17.98%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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
1 212 (43.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 143 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 128 (26.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 76 (15.70%) SharePoint
5 73 (15.08%) IIS
6 67 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 38 (7.85%) Lync
8 13 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.65%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.62%) Apache
13 2 (0.41%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.21%) Site Server
14 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 155 (32.02%) MS Excel
2 86 (17.77%) MS Office
3 5 (1.03%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.41%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.36%) Office 365
2 6 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 166 (34.30%) DNS
2 145 (29.96%) SAN
3 142 (29.34%) TCP/IP
4 135 (27.89%) DHCP
5 134 (27.69%) Firewall
6 112 (23.14%) WAN
6 112 (23.14%) LAN
7 86 (17.77%) VPN
8 71 (14.67%) NAS
9 36 (7.44%) SMTP
10 34 (7.02%) Wireless
11 32 (6.61%) VoIP
12 28 (5.79%) VLAN
13 27 (5.58%) Internet
14 25 (5.17%) MPLS
15 22 (4.55%) iSCSI
16 21 (4.34%) Ethernet
17 15 (3.10%) ADSL
18 14 (2.89%) NetScaler
19 12 (2.48%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.41%) MySQL
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.21%) MS Access
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.83%) MSI
General
1 44 (9.09%) Finance
2 12 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.27%) Legal
3 11 (2.27%) Advertising
4 9 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.65%) Retail
6 5 (1.03%) Games
6 5 (1.03%) Back Office
7 4 (0.83%) Law
8 2 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 116 (23.97%) Support Engineer
2 107 (22.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 64 (13.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 51 (10.54%) Analyst
5 50 (10.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 44 (9.09%) IT Support
7 32 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 32 (6.61%) Technical Support
7 32 (6.61%) Consultant
8 31 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 30 (6.20%) Support Analyst
10 27 (5.58%) IT Support Engineer
11 20 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (3.72%) Server Engineer
13 16 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (3.31%) Technical Support Engineer
13 16 (3.31%) Team Leader
14 15 (3.10%) Desktop Support
15 14 (2.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 13 (2.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.20%) .NET
2 18 (3.72%) Web Services
3 4 (0.83%) EDI
3 4 (0.83%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.62%) EDIFACT
4 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.62%) COM
5 2 (0.41%) XML
5 2 (0.41%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.64%) Clustering
2 23 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.34%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.93%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.69%) Replication
6 12 (2.48%) Life Science
7 9 (1.86%) iPhone
7 9 (1.86%) FlexPod
8 8 (1.65%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.45%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.45%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.24%) iPad
11 4 (0.83%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.62%) SecurID
12 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.62%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.41%) Celerra
13 2 (0.41%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.41%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 423 (87.40%) Windows
2 241 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 166 (34.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 136 (28.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 107 (22.11%) Windows 7
6 87 (17.98%) Windows 8
7 83 (17.15%) Windows XP
8 52 (10.74%) Linux
9 26 (5.37%) Windows Vista
10 15 (3.10%) Ubuntu
11 12 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.27%) Android
12 11 (2.27%) UNIX
13 9 (1.86%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.24%) CentOS
15 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.62%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (23.76%) ITIL
2 53 (10.95%) Migration
3 43 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (6.20%) Service Delivery
5 27 (5.58%) Load Balancing
6 24 (4.96%) Change Management
7 22 (4.55%) Project Management
7 22 (4.55%) ERP
7 22 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
8 21 (4.34%) Mentoring
9 19 (3.93%) Business Continuity
10 17 (3.51%) Service Management
11 16 (3.31%) Software Deployment
12 13 (2.69%) Service Desk Management
12 13 (2.69%) Resource Management
13 12 (2.48%) Time Management
13 12 (2.48%) Performance Management
13 12 (2.48%) Incident Management
13 12 (2.48%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (2.07%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (17.15%) PowerShell
2 68 (14.05%) SQL
3 26 (5.37%) VB.NET
4 23 (4.75%) Perl
5 17 (3.51%) C
6 15 (3.10%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.86%) VB
8 7 (1.45%) VBScript
9 3 (0.62%) VB6
9 3 (0.62%) Java
9 3 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 152 (31.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (20.25%) MCSE
3 69 (14.26%) MCITP
4 61 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (12.19%) CCNA
6 53 (10.95%) MCSA
7 50 (10.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 49 (10.12%) MCTS
9 39 (8.06%) MCP
10 31 (6.40%) Citrix Certification
11 28 (5.79%) CCA
12 25 (5.17%) Degree
13 21 (4.34%) NCDA
14 17 (3.51%) Security Cleared
15 14 (2.89%) JNCIA
16 10 (2.07%) SC Cleared
17 8 (1.65%) LPIC
17 8 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (1.45%) CCENT
19 5 (1.03%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.21%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) GMP
2 1 (0.21%) GLP
System Software
1 334 (69.01%) Active Directory
2 158 (32.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (26.24%) Hyper-V
4 72 (14.88%) vSphere
5 56 (11.57%) XenDesktop
6 55 (11.36%) XenApp
7 20 (4.13%) Terminal Services
8 17 (3.51%) VMware ESX
9 15 (3.10%) XenServer
10 11 (2.27%) VMware Server
11 10 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.41%) vCloud
15 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.41%) Firmware
16 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (8.06%) Backup Exec
2 36 (7.44%) SCCM
3 30 (6.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 22 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 21 (4.34%) SCOM
6 19 (3.93%) WSUS
7 13 (2.69%) WMI
8 7 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.83%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.83%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.62%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.62%) MIMEsweeper
10 3 (0.62%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.41%) vMotion
11 2 (0.41%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.21%) SCSM
Vendors
1 331 (68.39%) Microsoft
2 265 (54.75%) VMware
3 173 (35.74%) Cisco
4 152 (31.40%) Citrix
5 95 (19.63%) NetApp
6 90 (18.60%) HP
7 69 (14.26%) Symantec
8 47 (9.71%) Dell
9 29 (5.99%) IronPort
10 28 (5.79%) EMC
11 25 (5.17%) Juniper
12 20 (4.13%) McAfee
12 20 (4.13%) Sophos
12 20 (4.13%) WatchGuard
13 18 (3.72%) Wyse
14 17 (3.51%) IBM
15 16 (3.31%) Red Hat
16 15 (3.10%) CheckPoint
17 13 (2.69%) 3PAR
18 12 (2.48%) Veeam
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