The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 24 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.92% 2.65% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% 13.64% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £20,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £20,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
MS Exchange
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Application Platforms Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
15 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.42% 19.47% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 15
Average salary £30,000 £37,061 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.05% +21.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Preston region.

MS Exchange Salary Trend in Preston

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Preston region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in Preston

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (50.00%) Change Management
5 6 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) MPLS
5 6 (50.00%) OSPF
5 6 (50.00%) BGP
5 6 (50.00%) RIP
6 5 (41.67%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
8 3 (25.00%) LPIC
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) Junos
9 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (16.67%) VMware
10 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (8.33%) NAS
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (8.33%) Network Security

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) RIP
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) OSPF
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Junos
5 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Support
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCNA
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (25.00%) LPIC
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft