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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 383 346 266
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -80
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 742 800 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.75% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.12% 3.71% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 591 672 1045
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
23796 21535 23342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.88% 20.32% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19463 18246 19936
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.32%

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 2 October 2014 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 2 October 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
England -46 694 £35,000 -6.66% 73
London -77 233 £37,500 -16.66% 28
South East +14 216 £32,750 -12.66% 20
Berkshire +30 105 £39,500 -1.25% 4
West Midlands -29 65 £35,000 +4.47% 1
City of London -16 55 £37,500 -28.57% 9
Yorkshire -30 55 £40,000 +37.93% 7
South West +21 52 £34,000 +8.80% 6
Bracknell +15 50 - - 1
Surrey -7 49 £29,000 -33.71% 5
Reading +25 47 £39,500 -7.05% 1
Birmingham -9 46 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bristol +20 34 £35,000 +16.66% 2
East of England -53 34 £36,250 -1.36% 7
West Yorkshire -35 31 £42,250 +40.83% 6
Leeds -19 28 £45,000 +45.16% 2
East Midlands -10 27 £28,000 -12.50% 4
South Yorkshire +7 25 £36,250 -34.09% 1
South Wales +27 24 £28,750 -17.85% 2
Wales +20 24 £28,750 -11.53% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 24 £31,000 - 6
Sheffield -4 23 £38,250 -30.45% 1
Hampshire -15 23 £25,750 -20.76%
North West -24 22 £33,000 -0.75%
Cardiff +13 18 £24,250 -30.71% 1
Northamptonshire -21 17 £28,000 -12.50% 4
Bromley +5 15 £37,500 +66.66%
Manchester -8 15 £33,000 -12.00%
Milton Keynes -9 15 £31,000 +21.56% 3
Dorking -11 14 £24,500 -12.50% 3

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1448 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1337 (92.33%) Windows
3 1014 (70.03%) Active Directory
4 942 (65.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 922 (63.67%) Microsoft
6 850 (58.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 787 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 774 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 751 (51.86%) VMware
10 527 (36.40%) Citrix
11 523 (36.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 466 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 460 (31.77%) DNS
14 451 (31.15%) Exchange Server 2013
15 434 (29.97%) MS Excel
16 421 (29.07%) Firewall
17 384 (26.52%) Windows XP
17 384 (26.52%) Cisco
18 381 (26.31%) Microsoft Certification
19 354 (24.45%) Blackberry
20 339 (23.41%) Hyper-V
21 324 (22.38%) SAN
22 320 (22.10%) MS Office
23 302 (20.86%) DHCP
24 282 (19.48%) ITIL
25 276 (19.06%) Symantec
26 270 (18.65%) SQL Server
27 266 (18.37%) XenApp
28 265 (18.30%) TCP/IP
29 264 (18.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1448 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 942 (65.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 774 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 451 (31.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 264 (18.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 176 (12.15%) Lync
7 140 (9.67%) Exchange Server 2000
8 106 (7.32%) SharePoint
9 101 (6.98%) IIS
10 57 (3.94%) Office Communications Server
11 44 (3.04%) Live Communications Server
12 38 (2.62%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 17 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.90%) IBM Notes
15 11 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
15 11 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.28%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.28%) WorkSite
17 4 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 434 (29.97%) MS Excel
2 320 (22.10%) MS Office
3 15 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.35%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.069%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.069%) Summit
4 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.069%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 171 (11.81%) Office 365
2 21 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.21%) SaaS
5 1 (0.069%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.069%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 460 (31.77%) DNS
2 421 (29.07%) Firewall
3 324 (22.38%) SAN
4 302 (20.86%) DHCP
5 265 (18.30%) TCP/IP
6 188 (12.98%) WAN
7 182 (12.57%) LAN
8 173 (11.95%) VPN
9 131 (9.05%) Internet
10 116 (8.01%) NAS
11 97 (6.70%) Wireless
12 59 (4.07%) VLAN
12 59 (4.07%) iSCSI
13 45 (3.11%) Unified Communications
14 42 (2.90%) Network Security
15 36 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
16 33 (2.28%) VoIP
17 32 (2.21%) Ethernet
18 29 (2.00%) SSL
19 28 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (18.65%) SQL Server
2 126 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 96 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (2.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (0.90%) MS Access
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.28%) MySQL
9 3 (0.21%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.069%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.069%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.069%) DB2
11 1 (0.069%) Informix
11 1 (0.069%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.069%) AdminStudio
General
1 162 (11.19%) Finance
2 56 (3.87%) Telecoms
3 48 (3.31%) Retail
4 25 (1.73%) Legal
5 23 (1.59%) Law
6 18 (1.24%) Banking
7 10 (0.69%) French Language
8 7 (0.48%) Back Office
9 6 (0.41%) German Language
9 6 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.35%) Electronics
11 4 (0.28%) Advertising
11 4 (0.28%) Marketing
12 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.069%) Automotive
14 1 (0.069%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (22.72%) Support Engineer
2 203 (14.02%) Analyst
3 182 (12.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 172 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 158 (10.91%) Consultant
6 133 (9.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 95 (6.56%) Support Analyst
8 83 (5.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 79 (5.46%) Server Engineer
10 78 (5.39%) Architect
11 76 (5.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 76 (5.25%) Messaging Engineer
12 68 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
13 64 (4.42%) Service Analyst
14 62 (4.28%) Service Desk Analyst
14 62 (4.28%) Server Support
15 57 (3.94%) IT Support
15 57 (3.94%) Wintel Consultant
16 51 (3.52%) Technical Support
17 47 (3.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (0.90%) .NET
2 9 (0.62%) HTML
3 7 (0.48%) COM
3 7 (0.48%) LINQ
4 6 (0.41%) XML
4 6 (0.41%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.35%) WSH
5 5 (0.35%) CSS
5 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.35%) Application Packaging
6 4 (0.28%) ADSI
6 4 (0.28%) jQuery
6 4 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (0.21%) Web Services
7 3 (0.21%) J2EE
7 3 (0.21%) JDBC
8 2 (0.14%) EDI
8 2 (0.14%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.069%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.069%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 354 (24.45%) Blackberry
2 177 (12.22%) Clustering
3 119 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (3.25%) Thin Client
4 47 (3.25%) Fat Client
5 38 (2.62%) CLARiiON
6 37 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 33 (2.28%) Replication
9 29 (2.00%) Hedge funds
10 25 (1.73%) iPhone
11 20 (1.38%) PDA
12 19 (1.31%) iPad
13 18 (1.24%) EqualLogic
14 17 (1.17%) Statistics
15 15 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
17 12 (0.83%) Celerra
18 11 (0.76%) Smartphone
19 9 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1337 (92.33%) Windows
2 850 (58.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 787 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 466 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 384 (26.52%) Windows XP
6 202 (13.95%) Windows 7
7 154 (10.64%) Windows 8
8 107 (7.39%) Windows Vista
9 94 (6.49%) Windows 2000
10 91 (6.28%) Linux
11 68 (4.70%) Windows 2000 Server
12 46 (3.18%) Apple iOS
13 38 (2.62%) Android
13 38 (2.62%) UNIX
14 34 (2.35%) Mac OS X
15 31 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
16 23 (1.59%) Mac OS
17 17 (1.17%) Solaris
18 14 (0.97%) AIX
19 11 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (19.48%) ITIL
2 224 (15.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 152 (10.50%) Migration
4 108 (7.46%) Service Delivery
5 88 (6.08%) Change Control
6 68 (4.70%) Software Distribution
7 63 (4.35%) Change Management
8 62 (4.28%) Project Management
8 62 (4.28%) Time Management
9 56 (3.87%) Mentoring
10 52 (3.59%) Incident Management
11 48 (3.31%) High Availability
12 47 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
13 41 (2.83%) Problem Management
14 28 (1.93%) Service Management
15 27 (1.86%) ITIL V3
16 26 (1.80%) PRINCE2
16 26 (1.80%) CRM
16 26 (1.80%) Technical Architecture
17 25 (1.73%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 182 (12.57%) SQL
2 138 (9.53%) PowerShell
3 30 (2.07%) VB
4 15 (1.04%) VBScript
5 14 (0.97%) C
6 11 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.48%) Perl
8 6 (0.41%) C#
8 6 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.28%) PHP
9 4 (0.28%) Python
10 1 (0.069%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.069%) Ruby
10 1 (0.069%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.069%) Java
10 1 (0.069%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 381 (26.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 247 (17.06%) MCSE
3 200 (13.81%) Security Cleared
4 197 (13.60%) MCP
5 177 (12.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 172 (11.88%) MCITP
7 159 (10.98%) SC Cleared
8 134 (9.25%) MCSA
9 131 (9.05%) Cisco Certification
10 120 (8.29%) CCNA
11 83 (5.73%) MCTS
12 82 (5.66%) Degree
13 67 (4.63%) DV Cleared
14 50 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
15 44 (3.04%) CCA
16 25 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 20 (1.38%) CCEA
17 20 (1.38%) CCNP
18 18 (1.24%) NCDA
19 16 (1.10%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (11.53%) SLA
2 15 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.69%) QA
4 9 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.069%) BS7799
System Software
1 1014 (70.03%) Active Directory
2 523 (36.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 339 (23.41%) Hyper-V
4 266 (18.37%) XenApp
5 191 (13.19%) VMware ESX
6 185 (12.78%) vSphere
7 133 (9.19%) Terminal Services
8 87 (6.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 87 (6.01%) XenDesktop
9 60 (4.14%) XenServer
10 42 (2.90%) MetaFrame
11 34 (2.35%) ISA Server
11 34 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
12 23 (1.59%) Terminal Server
13 19 (1.31%) Forefront TMG
14 14 (0.97%) vCloud
15 13 (0.90%) UAG
15 13 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 11 (0.76%) NFS
17 10 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 207 (14.30%) Backup Exec
2 135 (9.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 88 (6.08%) SCCM
4 72 (4.97%) NetBackup
5 39 (2.69%) SCOM
6 30 (2.07%) ARCserve
7 22 (1.52%) WSUS
7 22 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 17 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (0.83%) Tivoli
10 11 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (0.69%) Netcool
11 10 (0.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (0.69%) Unicenter
12 9 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
13 8 (0.55%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 5 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 922 (63.67%) Microsoft
2 751 (51.86%) VMware
3 527 (36.40%) Citrix
4 384 (26.52%) Cisco
5 276 (19.06%) Symantec
6 210 (14.50%) HP
7 133 (9.19%) NetApp
8 124 (8.56%) Dell
9 79 (5.46%) Avaya
10 78 (5.39%) EMC
11 68 (4.70%) McAfee
12 59 (4.07%) Fujitsu
13 58 (4.01%) Apple
14 54 (3.73%) SonicWALL
15 49 (3.38%) Veeam
16 40 (2.76%) Sophos
16 40 (2.76%) Veritas
17 37 (2.56%) WatchGuard
18 34 (2.35%) Oracle
19 33 (2.28%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £90 - £125 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Channelgate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits (09:00-5:30 Mon-Fri) + Free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 7% On-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago