The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 72 92 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 218 153 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.65% 2.89% 4.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.11% 14.53% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 191 135 211
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1353 1053 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.64% 19.86% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 893 1076
Average salary £35,820 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in the South West

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in the South West

MS Exchange
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Bristol -4 50 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Devon +30 41 £35,000 +32.07% 11
Gloucestershire +10 40 £29,750 +14.42% 9
Wiltshire +5 37 £25,750 -33.11% 3
Dorset -9 27 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Somerset +1 11 £40,500 +36.13% 3
Cornwall -4 9 £20,000 +11.11% 4
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 395 (78.53%) Windows
2 375 (74.55%) Microsoft
3 292 (58.05%) Active Directory
4 278 (55.27%) VMware
5 210 (41.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 185 (36.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 177 (35.19%) MS Excel
8 169 (33.60%) Citrix
9 168 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 143 (28.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 141 (28.03%) Firewall
12 134 (26.64%) Hyper-V
13 123 (24.45%) SAN
13 123 (24.45%) Lync
14 120 (23.86%) TCP/IP
15 114 (22.66%) Exchange Server 2013
16 112 (22.27%) Windows Server 2012
17 109 (21.67%) Cisco
18 106 (21.07%) Windows Server 2003
19 105 (20.87%) LAN
20 102 (20.28%) SQL Server
21 96 (19.09%) WAN
21 96 (19.09%) SCCM
22 93 (18.49%) DNS
23 88 (17.50%) ITIL
24 87 (17.30%) MS Office
25 86 (17.10%) Exchange Server 2007
26 77 (15.31%) SQL
27 76 (15.11%) VPN
27 76 (15.11%) SCOM

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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
1 185 (36.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 123 (24.45%) Lync
3 114 (22.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 86 (17.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 71 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 52 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 50 (9.94%) IIS
8 39 (7.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2000
10 19 (3.78%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (1.39%) SAS
11 7 (1.39%) Apache
11 7 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.80%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 177 (35.19%) MS Excel
2 87 (17.30%) MS Office
3 9 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.19%) InDesign
4 6 (1.19%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.19%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.40%) SPSS
6 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Revit
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 76 (15.11%) Office 365
2 16 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (28.03%) Firewall
2 123 (24.45%) SAN
3 120 (23.86%) TCP/IP
4 105 (20.87%) LAN
5 96 (19.09%) WAN
6 93 (18.49%) DNS
7 76 (15.11%) VPN
8 72 (14.31%) DHCP
9 37 (7.36%) WLAN
10 35 (6.96%) Wireless
11 34 (6.76%) NetScaler
12 28 (5.57%) VoIP
13 27 (5.37%) NAS
14 26 (5.17%) Internet
15 21 (4.17%) VLAN
16 20 (3.98%) SSL
17 19 (3.78%) MPLS
17 19 (3.78%) Network Security
18 17 (3.38%) ADSL
19 12 (2.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (20.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.76%) MySQL
3 11 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.40%) MS Access
6 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (7.75%) Finance
2 20 (3.98%) Back Office
3 17 (3.38%) Aerospace
4 16 (3.18%) Advertising
5 14 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.79%) Law
7 7 (1.39%) Marketing
8 5 (0.99%) Electronics
8 5 (0.99%) Banking
9 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.60%) Legal
10 3 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (26.04%) Consultant
2 90 (17.89%) Support Engineer
3 73 (14.51%) Analyst
4 69 (13.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 63 (12.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
7 33 (6.56%) Technical Consultant
8 31 (6.16%) Technical Support
9 30 (5.96%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 30 (5.96%) IT Support
10 29 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support
12 26 (5.17%) Support Analyst
13 25 (4.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 24 (4.77%) Project Engineer
15 23 (4.57%) Support Technician
16 22 (4.37%) Service Analyst
17 20 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
18 17 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 17 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.57%) HTML
2 22 (4.37%) Application Packaging
3 7 (1.39%) JSP
4 6 (1.19%) J2EE
4 6 (1.19%) HTML5
5 4 (0.80%) XML
5 4 (0.80%) COM
5 4 (0.80%) .NET
6 2 (0.40%) CSS
7 1 (0.20%) WCF
7 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.20%) Middleware
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) XHTML
7 1 (0.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.34%) Blackberry
1 47 (9.34%) Clustering
2 12 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 8 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.19%) Replication
5 6 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.19%) Graphic Design
5 6 (1.19%) PKI
6 5 (0.99%) PDA
7 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.60%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.40%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.40%) Statistics
8 2 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.20%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.20%) CMDB
9 1 (0.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 395 (78.53%) Windows
2 168 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (22.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 106 (21.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (11.33%) Windows 7
6 48 (9.54%) Linux
7 34 (6.76%) Windows 8
8 32 (6.36%) Windows Vista
9 26 (5.17%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.99%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.40%) Android
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.20%) CentOS
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (17.50%) ITIL
2 54 (10.74%) Project Management
2 54 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (8.75%) Migration
4 23 (4.57%) Incident Management
5 21 (4.17%) Service Management
6 18 (3.58%) Mentoring
7 16 (3.18%) Time Management
7 16 (3.18%) Configuration Management
8 15 (2.98%) Network Load Balancing
9 14 (2.78%) Change Control
9 14 (2.78%) Cyber Security
9 14 (2.78%) CRM
10 12 (2.39%) ITIL V3
11 11 (2.19%) Document Management
11 11 (2.19%) Change Management
12 9 (1.79%) TOGAF
12 9 (1.79%) PRINCE2
13 6 (1.19%) Service Delivery
13 6 (1.19%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.31%) SQL
2 70 (13.92%) PowerShell
3 23 (4.57%) Python
4 19 (3.78%) Perl
5 10 (1.99%) Java
6 7 (1.39%) PHP
7 4 (0.80%) C
8 3 (0.60%) C#
8 3 (0.60%) VBScript
9 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.40%) C++
9 2 (0.40%) Delphi
9 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.40%) R
10 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (28.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (14.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 58 (11.53%) MCITP
4 56 (11.13%) MCSE
5 51 (10.14%) MCP
6 50 (9.94%) Degree
7 46 (9.15%) Citrix Certification
8 38 (7.55%) CCA
9 37 (7.36%) MCSA
10 36 (7.16%) Security Cleared
11 29 (5.77%) SC Cleared
12 28 (5.57%) CCEA
12 28 (5.57%) CCEE
12 28 (5.57%) VCP4
13 21 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (3.98%) CCNA
15 15 (2.98%) A+ Certification
16 12 (2.39%) Network+ Certification
16 12 (2.39%) VCP5
16 12 (2.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.77%) SLA
2 8 (1.59%) QA
3 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.60%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 292 (58.05%) Active Directory
2 210 (41.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (26.64%) Hyper-V
4 73 (14.51%) vSphere
5 67 (13.32%) VMware ESX
6 63 (12.52%) XenApp
7 61 (12.13%) XenDesktop
8 32 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (5.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 16 (3.18%) XenServer
11 15 (2.98%) ISA Server
12 11 (2.19%) Terminal Services
13 8 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
14 7 (1.39%) UAG
15 4 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.80%) NFS
16 3 (0.60%) vCloud
17 2 (0.40%) Xen
17 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 96 (19.09%) SCCM
2 76 (15.11%) SCOM
3 36 (7.16%) Backup Exec
4 25 (4.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 25 (4.97%) SCVMM
5 12 (2.39%) NetBackup
6 11 (2.19%) SCSM
6 11 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
7 10 (1.99%) WSUS
8 9 (1.79%) HP SIM
8 9 (1.79%) SCOrch
8 9 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.59%) OpenView
10 5 (0.99%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.80%) Netcool
11 4 (0.80%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.80%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.80%) Hyperic
11 4 (0.80%) Windows Intune
12 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 375 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 278 (55.27%) VMware
3 169 (33.60%) Citrix
4 109 (21.67%) Cisco
5 57 (11.33%) Dell
6 45 (8.95%) EMC
6 45 (8.95%) HP
7 39 (7.75%) Oracle
8 38 (7.55%) Avaya
9 35 (6.96%) Symantec
10 33 (6.56%) AppSense
11 26 (5.17%) IBM
12 22 (4.37%) Juniper
13 18 (3.58%) McAfee
14 16 (3.18%) Veeam
15 11 (2.19%) Apple
16 10 (1.99%) SAP
17 9 (1.79%) CheckPoint
18 8 (1.59%) Websense
19 7 (1.39%) SonicWALL
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