The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 440 394 327
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -67
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 566 763 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.64% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.47% 3.03% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 440 689 756
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22879 25152 23518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.68% 20.95% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18950 20709 19834
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend

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

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England -59 537 £32,500 -7.14% 58
London -1 207 £40,000 +6.66% 19
South East -96 99 £27,500 -17.29% 5
East of England +47 87 £30,000 -11.76% 4
Hertfordshire +24 51 £29,500 -13.23% 1
City of London +32 41 £42,500 -5.55% 5
North West +5 39 £30,000 -6.25% 4
South West -3 39 £34,000 +3.03% 9
Yorkshire -6 29 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Manchester +6 28 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Surrey +3 28 £28,000 +7.69%
Watford +25 23 £28,000 -46.66% 1
Essex +8 22 £62,500 +150.00%
West Midlands -52 22 £35,000 - 9
Berkshire -67 22 £27,500 -26.66%
Egham +15 18 £28,000 +12.00%
Bristol +11 18 £38,750 -11.93% 5
Birmingham -25 16 £35,000 -26.31% 7
West Yorkshire 0 13 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Gloucestershire -1 13 £27,000 +17.39%
Hemel Hempstead -15 13 - -
Bracknell +5 12 £27,500 -31.25%
North Yorkshire +21 11 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Kent +15 11 £30,000 -33.33% 1
South Wales -2 11 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Wales -2 11 £36,000 +2.12% 1
Leeds -2 11 £26,300 -29.86% 1
Buckinghamshire -23 11 £27,500 -34.52% 2
Hampshire -30 10 £24,500 -14.03%
Bedfordshire +24 9 £55,000 +69.23%

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1168 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1089 (93.24%) Windows
3 907 (77.65%) Active Directory
4 771 (66.01%) Microsoft
5 722 (61.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 701 (60.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 692 (59.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 680 (58.22%) VMware
9 561 (48.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 485 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 482 (41.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 421 (36.04%) Firewall
13 416 (35.62%) Citrix
14 377 (32.28%) Windows XP
15 368 (31.51%) Cisco
16 364 (31.16%) DNS
17 354 (30.31%) MS Excel
18 325 (27.83%) SAN
19 303 (25.94%) Exchange Server 2013
20 299 (25.60%) MS Office
21 296 (25.34%) Hyper-V
22 285 (24.40%) Microsoft Certification
23 276 (23.63%) Blackberry
24 264 (22.60%) SQL Server
25 260 (22.26%) TCP/IP
26 256 (21.92%) ITIL
27 252 (21.58%) DHCP
28 241 (20.63%) Symantec
29 218 (18.66%) HP
30 209 (17.89%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1168 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 701 (60.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 561 (48.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 303 (25.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 144 (12.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 122 (10.45%) SharePoint
7 121 (10.36%) Lync
8 91 (7.79%) IIS
9 40 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2000
10 31 (2.65%) Office Communications Server
11 30 (2.57%) Live Communications Server
12 25 (2.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 13 (1.11%) IBM Notes
14 12 (1.03%) Apache
15 11 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
17 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
18 3 (0.26%) SAS
19 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 354 (30.31%) MS Excel
2 299 (25.60%) MS Office
3 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.26%) HiPortfolio
2 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 137 (11.73%) Office 365
2 30 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.03%) IaaS
4 7 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.26%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.17%) SaaS
8 1 (0.086%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 421 (36.04%) Firewall
2 364 (31.16%) DNS
3 325 (27.83%) SAN
4 260 (22.26%) TCP/IP
5 252 (21.58%) DHCP
6 205 (17.55%) WAN
7 173 (14.81%) LAN
8 133 (11.39%) VPN
9 126 (10.79%) Wireless
10 90 (7.71%) Internet
11 82 (7.02%) VLAN
12 60 (5.14%) iSCSI
13 56 (4.79%) NAS
14 53 (4.54%) Wi-Fi
15 46 (3.94%) VoIP
16 43 (3.68%) SSL
17 41 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
18 38 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
19 29 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
19 29 (2.48%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 100 (8.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (3.68%) SQL Server 2000
5 16 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (0.60%) MS Access
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.17%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.086%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.086%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 5 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.17%) MSI
2 2 (0.17%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.086%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.086%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.086%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 155 (13.27%) Finance
2 45 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 36 (3.08%) Law
4 33 (2.83%) Retail
5 30 (2.57%) Legal
6 28 (2.40%) Back Office
7 23 (1.97%) Banking
8 16 (1.37%) Publishing
9 12 (1.03%) French Language
10 9 (0.77%) Advertising
11 8 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.51%) German Language
12 6 (0.51%) Italian Language
12 6 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.51%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.26%) Electronics
15 3 (0.26%) Marketing
16 2 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 304 (26.03%) Support Engineer
2 193 (16.52%) Analyst
3 154 (13.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 136 (11.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 121 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 101 (8.65%) Support Analyst
7 88 (7.53%) IT Support
8 79 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 72 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 71 (6.08%) Technical Support
11 65 (5.57%) Consultant
12 59 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
13 58 (4.97%) Service Analyst
13 58 (4.97%) Service Desk Analyst
13 58 (4.97%) Server Engineer
14 55 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 52 (4.45%) IT Support Engineer
16 43 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
17 41 (3.51%) Architect
18 39 (3.34%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.54%) HTML
2 15 (1.28%) MAPI
3 10 (0.86%) J2EE
4 7 (0.60%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.43%) .NET
5 5 (0.43%) XML
6 4 (0.34%) JSP
6 4 (0.34%) COM
6 4 (0.34%) SAML
7 3 (0.26%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.26%) LAMP
7 3 (0.26%) Web Services
8 2 (0.17%) JDBC
8 2 (0.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (0.17%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.086%) LINQ
9 1 (0.086%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 276 (23.63%) Blackberry
2 114 (9.76%) Clustering
3 77 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.94%) Replication
6 33 (2.83%) Thin Client
6 33 (2.83%) Fat Client
7 32 (2.74%) iPhone
8 30 (2.57%) PDA
9 17 (1.46%) EqualLogic
10 15 (1.28%) BYOD
11 12 (1.03%) CMDB
12 10 (0.86%) Statistics
13 9 (0.77%) CLARiiON
13 9 (0.77%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.77%) FlexPod
14 8 (0.68%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.68%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.68%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1089 (93.24%) Windows
2 722 (61.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 692 (59.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 482 (41.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 377 (32.28%) Windows XP
6 209 (17.89%) Windows 8
7 208 (17.81%) Windows 7
8 107 (9.16%) Windows Vista
9 78 (6.68%) Windows 2000
10 70 (5.99%) Linux
11 52 (4.45%) Android
12 38 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 36 (3.08%) Mac OS
14 28 (2.40%) Apple iOS
15 27 (2.31%) Mac OS X
15 27 (2.31%) UNIX
16 11 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 8 (0.68%) Debian
19 7 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (21.92%) ITIL
2 91 (7.79%) Migration
3 90 (7.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 79 (6.76%) Service Delivery
5 42 (3.60%) Mentoring
6 41 (3.51%) Time Management
7 35 (3.00%) Software Distribution
8 34 (2.91%) High Availability
9 31 (2.65%) Project Management
9 31 (2.65%) Service Management
10 29 (2.48%) Change Management
10 29 (2.48%) CRM
10 29 (2.48%) Change Control
10 29 (2.48%) Problem Management
11 27 (2.31%) Incident Management
11 27 (2.31%) Business Continuity
12 25 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 24 (2.05%) Data Migration
14 23 (1.97%) BCP
15 19 (1.63%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 161 (13.78%) SQL
2 94 (8.05%) PowerShell
3 28 (2.40%) VBScript
4 25 (2.14%) C
5 10 (0.86%) VB
6 7 (0.60%) Java
7 6 (0.51%) Perl
8 4 (0.34%) C#
9 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.26%) Korn
9 3 (0.26%) AWK
10 2 (0.17%) Python
11 1 (0.086%) C++
11 1 (0.086%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.086%) Ruby
11 1 (0.086%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 285 (24.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 209 (17.89%) MCSE
3 120 (10.27%) MCP
4 116 (9.93%) Security Cleared
5 111 (9.50%) MCSA
6 109 (9.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 92 (7.88%) SC Cleared
8 89 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
8 89 (7.62%) CCNA
9 79 (6.76%) MCITP
10 52 (4.45%) Citrix Certification
11 51 (4.37%) Degree
12 49 (4.20%) CCA
13 36 (3.08%) DV Cleared
14 35 (3.00%) CCNP
15 27 (2.31%) MCTS
16 17 (1.46%) NCDA
17 16 (1.37%) VCP5
17 16 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (11.30%) SLA
2 8 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 907 (77.65%) Active Directory
2 485 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 296 (25.34%) Hyper-V
4 209 (17.89%) XenApp
5 206 (17.64%) vSphere
6 133 (11.39%) VMware ESX
7 122 (10.45%) XenDesktop
8 71 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
9 51 (4.37%) XenServer
10 49 (4.20%) Terminal Services
11 37 (3.17%) vCloud
12 32 (2.74%) VMware Server
13 30 (2.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 21 (1.80%) ISA Server
15 15 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 13 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
17 10 (0.86%) NFS
17 10 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (0.77%) UAG
19 8 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 209 (17.89%) Backup Exec
2 85 (7.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 77 (6.59%) SCCM
4 68 (5.82%) NetBackup
5 47 (4.02%) SCOM
6 30 (2.57%) ARCserve
7 29 (2.48%) FortiGate
8 25 (2.14%) WSUS
9 24 (2.05%) SCVMM
10 11 (0.94%) Netcool
10 11 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.68%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.60%) MOM
12 7 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (0.60%) Nagios
12 7 (0.60%) Unicenter
12 7 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 7 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 6 (0.51%) vMotion
Vendors
1 771 (66.01%) Microsoft
2 680 (58.22%) VMware
3 416 (35.62%) Citrix
4 368 (31.51%) Cisco
5 241 (20.63%) Symantec
6 218 (18.66%) HP
7 165 (14.13%) Dell
8 104 (8.90%) NetApp
9 72 (6.16%) Sophos
10 71 (6.08%) Veeam
11 67 (5.74%) EMC
12 57 (4.88%) IBM
13 56 (4.79%) Apple
14 54 (4.62%) Veritas
15 48 (4.11%) Juniper
16 46 (3.94%) Avaya
17 44 (3.77%) Bloomberg
18 43 (3.68%) SonicWALL
19 40 (3.42%) McAfee
20 38 (3.25%) Mitel
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits+excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 41000 and 57000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago