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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 72 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 228 176 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.37% 2.67% 2.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.91% 12.83% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 195 158 182
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,581
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
1206 1372 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.83% 20.84% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1137 1089
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £54,300 £52,500
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 5 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 5 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 0 124 £34,500 +15.00% 35
Cheshire +13 64 £35,000 -7.89% 17
Merseyside +19 17 £40,500 +28.57% 7
Lancashire +8 16 £39,500 +12.85% 6
Cumbria +1 7 £18,000 -55.00%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 409 (86.65%) Windows
2 323 (68.43%) Active Directory
3 321 (68.01%) Microsoft
4 258 (54.66%) VMware
5 229 (48.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 191 (40.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 165 (34.96%) DNS
7 165 (34.96%) Cisco
8 157 (33.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 155 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 153 (32.42%) MS Excel
11 150 (31.78%) Citrix
12 140 (29.66%) SAN
13 139 (29.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 138 (29.24%) TCP/IP
14 138 (29.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 131 (27.75%) DHCP
15 131 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2013
16 130 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2007
17 124 (26.27%) Firewall
18 121 (25.64%) Hyper-V
19 112 (23.73%) ITIL
20 107 (22.67%) LAN
21 104 (22.03%) WAN
22 96 (20.34%) Windows 7
23 94 (19.92%) SQL Server
24 93 (19.70%) MCSE
25 88 (18.64%) MS Office
26 87 (18.43%) NetApp
27 85 (18.01%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 191 (40.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 131 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 130 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 81 (17.16%) SharePoint
5 79 (16.74%) IIS
6 60 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 41 (8.69%) Lync
8 14 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.69%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.85%) Apache
13 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.42%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.21%) SAS
14 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.21%) Site Server
Applications
1 153 (32.42%) MS Excel
2 88 (18.64%) MS Office
3 5 (1.06%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.81%) Office 365
2 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (34.96%) DNS
2 140 (29.66%) SAN
3 138 (29.24%) TCP/IP
4 131 (27.75%) DHCP
5 124 (26.27%) Firewall
6 107 (22.67%) LAN
7 104 (22.03%) WAN
8 78 (16.53%) VPN
9 71 (15.04%) NAS
10 38 (8.05%) SMTP
11 32 (6.78%) Wireless
11 32 (6.78%) VoIP
12 27 (5.72%) Internet
13 26 (5.51%) MPLS
14 24 (5.08%) VLAN
15 23 (4.87%) iSCSI
16 22 (4.66%) Ethernet
17 14 (2.97%) NetScaler
18 13 (2.75%) DECT
19 12 (2.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.85%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.64%) MySQL
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.42%) MS Access
11 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (1.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 49 (10.38%) Finance
2 13 (2.75%) Legal
2 13 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.12%) Advertising
4 9 (1.91%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.27%) Retail
5 6 (1.27%) Back Office
6 5 (1.06%) Games
7 4 (0.85%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) French Language
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (20.97%) Support Engineer
1 99 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 53 (11.23%) Analyst
4 47 (9.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 35 (7.42%) IT Support
6 32 (6.78%) Consultant
6 32 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.14%) Technical Support
8 26 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 26 (5.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 20 (4.24%) IT Support Engineer
10 19 (4.03%) Server Engineer
11 17 (3.60%) Team Leader
12 16 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (3.18%) Support Technician
13 15 (3.18%) Technical Support Engineer
13 15 (3.18%) Technical Engineer
14 13 (2.75%) Operations Manager
15 12 (2.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.63%) .NET
2 16 (3.39%) Web Services
3 4 (0.85%) X-Windows
3 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.85%) EDI
4 3 (0.64%) EDIFACT
5 2 (0.42%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.42%) COM
5 2 (0.42%) XML
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.90%) Clustering
2 25 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.75%) Replication
5 13 (2.75%) Life Science
6 9 (1.91%) FlexPod
7 8 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.48%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.48%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.06%) iPhone
10 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.64%) iPad
11 3 (0.64%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.64%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.64%) SecurID
12 2 (0.42%) Celerra
12 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.42%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 409 (86.65%) Windows
2 229 (48.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 155 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 138 (29.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 96 (20.34%) Windows 7
6 85 (18.01%) Windows XP
7 74 (15.68%) Windows 8
8 54 (11.44%) Linux
9 28 (5.93%) Windows Vista
10 16 (3.39%) Ubuntu
11 13 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (2.54%) UNIX
13 10 (2.12%) Android
14 8 (1.69%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.27%) CentOS
16 4 (0.85%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (23.73%) ITIL
2 57 (12.08%) Migration
3 46 (9.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (6.57%) Service Delivery
5 29 (6.14%) Load Balancing
6 28 (5.93%) Project Management
7 24 (5.08%) Change Management
8 22 (4.66%) Kalman Filter
9 21 (4.45%) ERP
10 20 (4.24%) Business Continuity
11 19 (4.03%) Mentoring
12 16 (3.39%) Incident Management
13 15 (3.18%) Service Management
13 15 (3.18%) Software Deployment
13 15 (3.18%) Resource Management
14 14 (2.97%) Service Desk Management
15 13 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (2.75%) Performance Management
16 10 (2.12%) Time Management
17 9 (1.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (17.16%) PowerShell
2 73 (15.47%) SQL
3 28 (5.93%) VB.NET
4 25 (5.30%) Perl
5 17 (3.60%) C
6 15 (3.18%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.91%) VB
8 6 (1.27%) VBScript
9 5 (1.06%) PHP
10 4 (0.85%) Java
11 3 (0.64%) VB6
12 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 139 (29.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (19.70%) MCSE
3 65 (13.77%) MCITP
4 52 (11.02%) MCSA
5 51 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (10.38%) CCNA
7 41 (8.69%) MCTS
8 37 (7.84%) MCP
9 30 (6.36%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (5.93%) CCA
11 21 (4.45%) Degree
12 17 (3.60%) Security Cleared
13 16 (3.39%) NCDA
14 13 (2.75%) VCP4
15 12 (2.54%) JNCIA
16 10 (2.12%) SC Cleared
16 10 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (1.91%) LPIC
18 6 (1.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.42%) SLA
2 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) GMP
3 1 (0.21%) GLP
3 1 (0.21%) BS7799
3 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 323 (68.43%) Active Directory
2 157 (33.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 73 (15.47%) vSphere
5 51 (10.81%) XenDesktop
6 50 (10.59%) XenApp
7 22 (4.66%) Terminal Services
8 18 (3.81%) VMware ESX
9 13 (2.75%) XenServer
10 12 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (2.33%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.42%) vCloud
14 2 (0.42%) Firmware
15 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 37 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 35 (7.42%) SCCM
3 34 (7.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 24 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 20 (4.24%) WSUS
5 20 (4.24%) SCOM
6 13 (2.75%) WMI
7 7 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.64%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.64%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.64%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.42%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.42%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.42%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 321 (68.01%) Microsoft
2 258 (54.66%) VMware
3 165 (34.96%) Cisco
4 150 (31.78%) Citrix
5 87 (18.43%) NetApp
6 81 (17.16%) HP
7 73 (15.47%) Symantec
8 38 (8.05%) Dell
9 31 (6.57%) IronPort
10 28 (5.93%) EMC
11 23 (4.87%) Juniper
12 21 (4.45%) Sophos
13 20 (4.24%) WatchGuard
14 17 (3.60%) Wyse
14 17 (3.60%) McAfee
14 17 (3.60%) Red Hat
15 15 (3.18%) IBM
16 14 (2.97%) CheckPoint
17 13 (2.75%) Avaya
18 12 (2.54%) Veeam
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