The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 139 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +20
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 8 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 1.97% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 9.52% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 46 19
Average salary £38,500 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.93% +24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.23% -2.85%
Exchange Server 2003
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
400 504 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.06% 20.69% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 334 407 355
Average salary £45,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.63% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Reading region.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003.

1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) MCSE
5 6 (37.50%) PBX
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (37.50%) Avaya
5 6 (37.50%) Thin Client
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Fat Client
6 5 (31.25%) Symantec
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) SLA
8 3 (18.75%) BCP
8 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
9 2 (12.50%) MCP
9 2 (12.50%) HP

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) PBX
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 6 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) BCP
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) Avaya
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
4 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Dell