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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 72 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 225 226 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.13% 3.13% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.96% 16.34% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 191 202 195
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1504 1383 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.90% 19.16% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1196 1362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -10 114 £32,500 -13.33% 11
Cheshire +7 70 £23,500 -6.00% 11
Lancashire -11 20 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Merseyside +2 13 £24,000 -7.69% 4
Cumbria - 7 - -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 348 (79.09%) Windows
2 293 (66.59%) Microsoft
3 250 (56.82%) VMware
4 236 (53.64%) Active Directory
5 212 (48.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 192 (43.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 164 (37.27%) MS Excel
8 156 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 153 (34.77%) Citrix
10 149 (33.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 144 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 129 (29.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 119 (27.05%) ITIL
14 117 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2007
15 106 (24.09%) SAN
15 106 (24.09%) Cisco
16 105 (23.86%) TCP/IP
16 105 (23.86%) Hyper-V
16 105 (23.86%) Windows 7
17 104 (23.64%) MCSE
18 96 (21.82%) SQL Server
19 85 (19.32%) Firewall
20 83 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2013
21 80 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
22 77 (17.50%) DNS
23 75 (17.05%) vSphere
24 74 (16.82%) MS Office
25 72 (16.36%) WAN
25 72 (16.36%) Windows XP
26 70 (15.91%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 192 (43.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 117 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 83 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 80 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 56 (12.73%) Lync
6 55 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 30 (6.82%) IIS
8 12 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.14%) Site Server
11 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (0.91%) Apache
13 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.45%) Confluence
15 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.23%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 164 (37.27%) MS Excel
2 74 (16.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.68%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.45%) Line 500
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.05%) Office 365
2 11 (2.50%) SaaS
3 9 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.91%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.45%) Route 53
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 106 (24.09%) SAN
2 105 (23.86%) TCP/IP
3 85 (19.32%) Firewall
4 77 (17.50%) DNS
5 72 (16.36%) WAN
6 70 (15.91%) VPN
7 65 (14.77%) LAN
8 60 (13.64%) DHCP
9 35 (7.95%) NAS
10 25 (5.68%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (5.45%) Internet
11 24 (5.45%) VoIP
12 22 (5.00%) Unified Communications
13 16 (3.64%) MPLS
14 13 (2.95%) iSCSI
15 11 (2.50%) SMTP
15 11 (2.50%) VLAN
16 8 (1.82%) NetScaler
16 8 (1.82%) Wireless
16 8 (1.82%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.91%) MS Access
7 4 (0.91%) MySQL
8 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.45%) OLAP
8 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 64 (14.55%) Finance
2 9 (2.05%) Marketing
3 8 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.59%) Legal
5 5 (1.14%) Advertising
6 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.68%) Law
7 3 (0.68%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Back Office
8 2 (0.45%) Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (21.14%) Support Engineer
2 73 (16.59%) Analyst
3 64 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (12.27%) IT Support
5 45 (10.23%) Support Analyst
6 41 (9.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 39 (8.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 28 (6.36%) IT Support Engineer
9 27 (6.14%) Consultant
10 24 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (4.32%) Service Analyst
12 18 (4.09%) Messaging Engineer
12 18 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (3.86%) Service Desk Analyst
14 16 (3.64%) Exchange Engineer
15 15 (3.41%) Team Leader
15 15 (3.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (3.41%) Administrator
16 14 (3.18%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.18%) .NET
2 9 (2.05%) Web Services
3 3 (0.68%) COM
4 2 (0.45%) WSH
5 1 (0.23%) CSS
5 1 (0.23%) ODBC
5 1 (0.23%) HTML
5 1 (0.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.45%) Blackberry
2 24 (5.45%) Clustering
3 20 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.32%) Thin Client
4 19 (4.32%) Fat Client
5 18 (4.09%) iPhone
6 8 (1.82%) FlexPod
6 8 (1.82%) PKI
7 5 (1.14%) CLARiiON
7 5 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.91%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.91%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.91%) CMDB
9 3 (0.68%) Kindle
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.45%) iPad
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.45%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 348 (79.09%) Windows
2 212 (48.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 129 (29.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (23.86%) Windows 7
6 72 (16.36%) Windows XP
7 43 (9.77%) Linux
8 36 (8.18%) Windows 8
9 21 (4.77%) UNIX
10 11 (2.50%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.59%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.36%) Android
12 6 (1.36%) AIX
13 5 (1.14%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.91%) CentOS
15 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (27.05%) ITIL
2 35 (7.95%) Change Management
3 31 (7.05%) Problem Management
4 30 (6.82%) Load Balancing
5 27 (6.14%) Service Management
5 27 (6.14%) Incident Management
6 26 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (5.68%) Project Management
8 21 (4.77%) Migration
9 19 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (4.09%) Change Control
11 13 (2.95%) CRM
11 13 (2.95%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (2.73%) Configuration Management
13 11 (2.50%) Information Security
13 11 (2.50%) Service Delivery
13 11 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (2.27%) ERP
15 9 (2.05%) Data Protection
15 9 (2.05%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.45%) SQL
2 13 (2.95%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.82%) VB.NET
3 8 (1.82%) Perl
4 5 (1.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.68%) VB
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
1 149 (33.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (23.64%) MCSE
3 62 (14.09%) MCITP
4 45 (10.23%) MCSA
4 45 (10.23%) MCTS
5 37 (8.41%) MCP
6 35 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (7.73%) CCNA
7 34 (7.73%) Degree
8 30 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (2.95%) CCA
11 12 (2.73%) NCDA
12 11 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.05%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.36%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.91%) MCDST
16 3 (0.68%) CCNP
17 2 (0.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.91%) SLA
2 12 (2.73%) 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
1 236 (53.64%) Active Directory
2 156 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (23.86%) Hyper-V
4 75 (17.05%) vSphere
5 56 (12.73%) XenApp
6 42 (9.55%) XenDesktop
7 29 (6.59%) XenServer
8 17 (3.86%) VMware ESX
9 16 (3.64%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.50%) UAG
11 9 (2.05%) VMware Server
11 9 (2.05%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.59%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.91%) vCloud
14 4 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.68%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (8.64%) SCCM
2 25 (5.68%) SCOM
3 11 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (2.27%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.91%) OpenNMS
7 4 (0.91%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.91%) Puppet
7 4 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.91%) WSUS
8 3 (0.68%) MOM
8 3 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.45%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 293 (66.59%) Microsoft
2 250 (56.82%) VMware
3 153 (34.77%) Citrix
4 106 (24.09%) Cisco
5 68 (15.45%) NetApp
6 66 (15.00%) HP
7 28 (6.36%) Symantec
8 18 (4.09%) Dell
9 15 (3.41%) EMC
10 13 (2.95%) Oracle
10 13 (2.95%) McAfee
10 13 (2.95%) Veeam
11 11 (2.50%) Sage
12 9 (2.05%) Avaya
13 8 (1.82%) 3PAR
13 8 (1.82%) ProCurve
13 8 (1.82%) Juniper
13 8 (1.82%) BMC
14 7 (1.59%) Apple
14 7 (1.59%) SolarWinds
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