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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 71 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 222 214 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.64% 3.17% 3.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.72% 15.34% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 184 190 210
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,075 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
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
1253 1395 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.56% 20.65% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1165 1180
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,400
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -9 106 £27,500 -11.29% 21
Cheshire +20 72 £34,000 +24.77% 18
Lancashire +1 23 £33,500 +17.54% 4
Merseyside +16 22 £28,000 -16.41% 6
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 419 (89.34%) Windows
2 316 (67.38%) Microsoft
3 312 (66.52%) Active Directory
4 280 (59.70%) VMware
5 248 (52.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 240 (51.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 184 (39.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 152 (32.41%) DNS
9 148 (31.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 147 (31.34%) Cisco
11 145 (30.92%) Exchange Server 2013
12 142 (30.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 131 (27.93%) Citrix
14 128 (27.29%) Firewall
15 126 (26.87%) SAN
16 123 (26.23%) DHCP
17 118 (25.16%) ITIL
18 117 (24.95%) TCP/IP
18 117 (24.95%) MS Excel
19 115 (24.52%) Hyper-V
20 111 (23.67%) Windows Server 2003
21 110 (23.45%) Exchange Server 2007
22 109 (23.24%) Windows 7
23 104 (22.17%) NetApp
24 103 (21.96%) SQL Server
25 98 (20.90%) LAN
26 94 (20.04%) Windows 8
27 93 (19.83%) VPN
28 90 (19.19%) MCSE
29 88 (18.76%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 240 (51.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 145 (30.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 110 (23.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 80 (17.06%) SharePoint
5 70 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 58 (12.37%) IIS
7 31 (6.61%) Lync
8 18 (3.84%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (2.77%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.43%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.21%) Site Server
13 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 117 (24.95%) MS Excel
2 70 (14.93%) MS Office
3 3 (0.64%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.43%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.43%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.66%) Office 365
2 10 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.07%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (32.41%) DNS
2 128 (27.29%) Firewall
3 126 (26.87%) SAN
4 123 (26.23%) DHCP
5 117 (24.95%) TCP/IP
6 98 (20.90%) LAN
7 93 (19.83%) VPN
8 88 (18.76%) WAN
9 47 (10.02%) NAS
10 39 (8.32%) VLAN
11 35 (7.46%) VoIP
12 30 (6.40%) Wireless
13 23 (4.90%) Internet
14 22 (4.69%) ADSL
15 21 (4.48%) Ethernet
16 20 (4.26%) SMTP
17 19 (4.05%) iSCSI
18 17 (3.62%) FTP
19 16 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
19 16 (3.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.43%) MySQL
9 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.64%) MSI
3 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 30 (6.40%) Finance
2 17 (3.62%) Legal
3 16 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.77%) Advertising
5 10 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.49%) Back Office
7 6 (1.28%) Law
8 5 (1.07%) Retail
9 2 (0.43%) Billing
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 121 (25.80%) Support Engineer
2 105 (22.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 70 (14.93%) 3rd Line Support
4 60 (12.79%) Analyst
5 47 (10.02%) IT Support
6 46 (9.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 37 (7.89%) Technical Support
8 36 (7.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 34 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
10 32 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 30 (6.40%) Support Analyst
12 27 (5.76%) Consultant
13 23 (4.90%) Administrator
14 21 (4.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 20 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
17 18 (3.84%) Technical Support Engineer
18 17 (3.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
19 15 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
19 15 (3.20%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.20%) Web Services
2 14 (2.99%) .NET
3 4 (0.85%) COM
4 3 (0.64%) Middleware
4 3 (0.64%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.21%) CSS
5 1 (0.21%) HTML
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.21%) EDI
5 1 (0.21%) CSS3
5 1 (0.21%) REST
5 1 (0.21%) HTML5
5 1 (0.21%) jQuery
5 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.90%) Clustering
2 22 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.41%) Blackberry
4 14 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.56%) FlexPod
6 11 (2.35%) iPhone
7 9 (1.92%) Thin Client
7 9 (1.92%) Replication
7 9 (1.92%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.71%) iPad
8 8 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.49%) Life Science
10 5 (1.07%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.07%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.85%) Statistics
12 3 (0.64%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.43%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.43%) SecurID
13 2 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 419 (89.34%) Windows
2 248 (52.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 184 (39.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 111 (23.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 109 (23.24%) Windows 7
6 94 (20.04%) Windows 8
7 72 (15.35%) Windows XP
8 32 (6.82%) Linux
9 20 (4.26%) Windows Vista
10 17 (3.62%) Android
11 11 (2.35%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.28%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.28%) UNIX
13 5 (1.07%) CentOS
14 4 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.43%) AIX
16 2 (0.43%) Solaris
17 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.16%) ITIL
2 47 (10.02%) Migration
3 36 (7.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (5.97%) Service Management
5 24 (5.12%) Service Delivery
5 24 (5.12%) Business Continuity
6 23 (4.90%) Mentoring
7 21 (4.48%) Change Management
8 20 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 17 (3.62%) ERP
9 17 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (3.20%) Load Balancing
10 15 (3.20%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (2.56%) Change Control
11 12 (2.56%) Time Management
11 12 (2.56%) Problem Management
12 11 (2.35%) Security Management
12 11 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (2.35%) Software Deployment
12 11 (2.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 62 (13.22%) SQL
2 50 (10.66%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.77%) VB.NET
4 12 (2.56%) C
5 9 (1.92%) Perl
6 7 (1.49%) VBScript
7 6 (1.28%) VB
8 5 (1.07%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.64%) VB6
10 2 (0.43%) R
10 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 142 (30.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (19.19%) MCSE
3 61 (13.01%) MCITP
4 54 (11.51%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (11.30%) CCNA
6 47 (10.02%) MCTS
6 47 (10.02%) MCSA
7 46 (9.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 41 (8.74%) MCP
9 27 (5.76%) Degree
10 21 (4.48%) NCDA
11 18 (3.84%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (3.20%) CCA
13 13 (2.77%) CCENT
14 12 (2.56%) JNCIA
15 11 (2.35%) Security Cleared
16 9 (1.92%) MCDST
17 7 (1.49%) CCNP
18 6 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
19 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.25%) SLA
2 5 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) GMP
4 1 (0.21%) GLP
System Software
1 312 (66.52%) Active Directory
2 148 (31.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (24.52%) Hyper-V
4 56 (11.94%) vSphere
4 56 (11.94%) XenDesktop
5 47 (10.02%) XenApp
6 13 (2.77%) Terminal Services
6 13 (2.77%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 11 (2.35%) XenServer
9 4 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.43%) vCloud
11 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.43%) Firmware
12 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (10.02%) SCCM
2 29 (6.18%) SCOM
3 24 (5.12%) Backup Exec
4 17 (3.62%) WSUS
5 13 (2.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
6 11 (2.35%) AirWatch
7 10 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 9 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.85%) WMI
9 4 (0.85%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.85%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.64%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.43%) vMotion
11 2 (0.43%) EMC Navisphere
11 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.43%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.21%) MOM
12 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 316 (67.38%) Microsoft
2 280 (59.70%) VMware
3 147 (31.34%) Cisco
4 131 (27.93%) Citrix
5 104 (22.17%) NetApp
6 82 (17.48%) HP
7 55 (11.73%) Dell
8 41 (8.74%) Symantec
9 27 (5.76%) IBM
10 25 (5.33%) EMC
10 25 (5.33%) McAfee
11 20 (4.26%) Juniper
12 19 (4.05%) IronPort
13 14 (2.99%) WatchGuard
14 13 (2.77%) Lotus
14 13 (2.77%) Meraki
15 12 (2.56%) Veeam
15 12 (2.56%) Sophos
16 11 (2.35%) Apple
16 11 (2.35%) Wyse
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Acme
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car/car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus + Training
Posted: 4 days ago