The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 404 342 281
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -61
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 712 792 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.73% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 3.62% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 588 681 935
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24720 21861 24135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.14% 20.13% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20396 18430 20704
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -67 662 £35,000 -1.40% 86
London -33 232 £38,000 -9.52% 23
South East -27 200 £32,500 -13.33% 25
Berkshire -6 65 £40,000 -15.78% 8
City of London -11 52 £50,000 -4.76% 6
West Midlands -44 52 £35,000 +4.47% 7
Yorkshire -16 47 £34,500 +25.45% 7
East of England -45 41 £35,250 +8.46% 5
Surrey -18 40 £35,000 -18.60% 6
Bracknell +18 35 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 34 £42,000 +31.25%
Hampshire -32 34 £25,750 -31.33% 3
West Yorkshire -36 33 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Leeds -21 32 £33,750 +22.72% 3
Birmingham +1 31 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South West -10 30 £27,500 +17.02% 8
North West -14 28 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Reading -6 26 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Milton Keynes -2 23 £41,000 +41.37%
Hertfordshire -27 23 £41,500 +76.59% 4
East Midlands -12 22 £30,000 +34.83% 8
Wales +4 20 £24,500 +8.88% 1
South Yorkshire +3 20 £34,500 -42.50% 1
South Wales +1 20 £24,500 +8.88% 1
Cardiff +6 19 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Sheffield +3 18 £37,000 -38.33% 1
Bristol +2 18 £42,500 +63.46% 2
Watford -3 16 £46,000 +93.68% 4
Southampton +3 15 £22,500 -33.82% 2
North East +1 13 £24,500 +1.03% 1

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1443 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1357 (94.04%) Windows
3 1035 (71.73%) Active Directory
4 947 (65.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 919 (63.69%) Microsoft
6 912 (63.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 848 (58.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 768 (53.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 754 (52.25%) VMware
10 506 (35.07%) Citrix
11 476 (32.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 462 (32.02%) DNS
13 435 (30.15%) MS Excel
14 433 (30.01%) Microsoft Certification
15 421 (29.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 420 (29.11%) Firewall
17 395 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2013
18 367 (25.43%) Windows XP
19 364 (25.23%) Cisco
20 339 (23.49%) SAN
21 332 (23.01%) Hyper-V
22 324 (22.45%) Blackberry
23 323 (22.38%) DHCP
24 319 (22.11%) Symantec
25 308 (21.34%) MS Office
26 307 (21.28%) SQL Server
27 286 (19.82%) ITIL
28 285 (19.75%) MCSE
29 280 (19.40%) TCP/IP
30 237 (16.42%) WAN

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1443 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 947 (65.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 768 (53.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 395 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 233 (16.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 180 (12.47%) Lync
7 152 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 152 (10.53%) IIS
8 83 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2000
9 70 (4.85%) Office Communications Server
10 43 (2.98%) SharePoint 2010
11 30 (2.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 24 (1.66%) Live Communications Server
13 11 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.49%) WorkSite
16 6 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
17 5 (0.35%) IBM Notes
18 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
18 4 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 435 (30.15%) MS Excel
2 308 (21.34%) MS Office
3 17 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.069%) MS Project
5 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.069%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.21%) Summit
3 1 (0.069%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.069%) Line 50
3 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.069%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 172 (11.92%) Office 365
2 16 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.21%) SaaS
4 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 462 (32.02%) DNS
2 420 (29.11%) Firewall
3 339 (23.49%) SAN
4 323 (22.38%) DHCP
5 280 (19.40%) TCP/IP
6 237 (16.42%) WAN
7 230 (15.94%) LAN
8 197 (13.65%) VPN
9 119 (8.25%) NAS
10 112 (7.76%) Internet
11 99 (6.86%) Wireless
12 68 (4.71%) VLAN
13 58 (4.02%) iSCSI
14 52 (3.60%) Network Security
15 43 (2.98%) Unified Communications
16 38 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
17 35 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (2.08%) VoIP
19 28 (1.94%) IP Telephony
19 28 (1.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 147 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 115 (7.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 50 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (0.49%) MS Access
7 3 (0.21%) MySQL
7 3 (0.21%) DB2
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.069%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.069%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.069%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.069%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.069%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.069%) AdminStudio
General
1 136 (9.42%) Finance
2 47 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 35 (2.43%) Retail
4 32 (2.22%) Legal
5 29 (2.01%) Law
6 20 (1.39%) Banking
7 13 (0.90%) French Language
8 12 (0.83%) German Language
8 12 (0.83%) Italian Language
9 8 (0.55%) Back Office
10 4 (0.28%) Local Government
11 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.21%) Marketing
12 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.14%) Front Office
12 2 (0.14%) Advertising
12 2 (0.14%) Military
12 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.069%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.069%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 325 (22.52%) Support Engineer
2 219 (15.18%) Analyst
3 187 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 174 (12.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 138 (9.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 121 (8.39%) Consultant
7 103 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 87 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
9 81 (5.61%) Server Engineer
10 73 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 72 (4.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 72 (4.99%) Server Support
12 63 (4.37%) IT Support
13 62 (4.30%) Messaging Engineer
14 61 (4.23%) Technical Support
14 61 (4.23%) Architect
15 56 (3.88%) Service Analyst
16 53 (3.67%) Microsoft Consultant
17 52 (3.60%) Service Desk Analyst
17 52 (3.60%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.52%) .NET
2 13 (0.90%) Application Packaging
2 13 (0.90%) COM
3 12 (0.83%) Web Services
4 10 (0.69%) HTML
5 8 (0.55%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.49%) CSS
6 7 (0.49%) WSH
7 6 (0.42%) XML
8 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (0.35%) LINQ
8 5 (0.35%) jQuery
9 4 (0.28%) ADSI
10 2 (0.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.069%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.069%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.069%) EDI
11 1 (0.069%) ODBC
11 1 (0.069%) JDBC
11 1 (0.069%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 324 (22.45%) Blackberry
2 147 (10.19%) Clustering
3 38 (2.63%) iPhone
4 33 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 33 (2.29%) CLARiiON
5 32 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.01%) Thin Client
6 29 (2.01%) Fat Client
6 29 (2.01%) Replication
7 24 (1.66%) EqualLogic
8 22 (1.52%) iPad
9 18 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 18 (1.25%) Hedge funds
10 15 (1.04%) PDA
11 12 (0.83%) Statistics
12 11 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.55%) Firmware
14 7 (0.49%) FlexPod
14 7 (0.49%) CMDB
14 7 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1357 (94.04%) Windows
2 912 (63.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 848 (58.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 421 (29.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 367 (25.43%) Windows XP
6 214 (14.83%) Windows 7
7 160 (11.09%) Windows 8
8 113 (7.83%) Windows Vista
9 109 (7.55%) Linux
10 79 (5.47%) Windows 2000
11 52 (3.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 43 (2.98%) UNIX
13 41 (2.84%) Android
14 33 (2.29%) Apple iOS
15 32 (2.22%) Mac OS
16 27 (1.87%) Mac OS X
17 26 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
18 15 (1.04%) Windows Phone
19 14 (0.97%) Solaris
20 13 (0.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (19.82%) ITIL
2 165 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 158 (10.95%) Migration
4 112 (7.76%) Service Delivery
5 73 (5.06%) Change Management
6 57 (3.95%) Project Management
7 51 (3.53%) Time Management
8 49 (3.40%) Change Control
8 49 (3.40%) Service Management
9 48 (3.33%) Software Distribution
10 42 (2.91%) Incident Management
11 34 (2.36%) High Availability
12 32 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
13 30 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
14 29 (2.01%) Problem Management
15 25 (1.73%) E-Commerce
16 24 (1.66%) Root Cause Analysis
17 23 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (1.46%) CRM
18 21 (1.46%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (14.41%) SQL
2 112 (7.76%) PowerShell
3 34 (2.36%) VB
4 19 (1.32%) VBScript
5 15 (1.04%) C
6 13 (0.90%) Bash Shell
7 9 (0.62%) C#
8 8 (0.55%) Perl
9 6 (0.42%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.35%) Python
11 3 (0.21%) PHP
11 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.069%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 433 (30.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 285 (19.75%) MCSE
3 220 (15.25%) MCITP
4 189 (13.10%) Security Cleared
5 159 (11.02%) MCSA
6 148 (10.26%) SC Cleared
7 137 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
8 127 (8.80%) MCP
9 122 (8.45%) CCNA
10 120 (8.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 84 (5.82%) MCTS
11 84 (5.82%) Degree
12 48 (3.33%) DV Cleared
13 25 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
14 24 (1.66%) CCNP
15 23 (1.59%) NCDA
16 20 (1.39%) CCA
17 14 (0.97%) A+ Certification
18 13 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 9 (0.62%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (11.57%) SLA
2 21 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.90%) QA
6 5 (0.35%) BS7799
7 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.069%) DICOM
System Software
1 1035 (71.73%) Active Directory
2 476 (32.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 332 (23.01%) Hyper-V
4 201 (13.93%) vSphere
5 200 (13.86%) XenApp
6 167 (11.57%) VMware ESX
7 138 (9.56%) Terminal Services
8 96 (6.65%) XenDesktop
9 51 (3.53%) XenServer
10 45 (3.12%) ISA Server
11 42 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
12 41 (2.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 36 (2.49%) MetaFrame
14 34 (2.36%) Terminal Server
15 24 (1.66%) Forefront TMG
16 20 (1.39%) VMware Server
16 20 (1.39%) UAG
17 17 (1.18%) NFS
18 15 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 14 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 223 (15.45%) Backup Exec
2 151 (10.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 115 (7.97%) SCCM
4 76 (5.27%) NetBackup
5 61 (4.23%) SCOM
6 44 (3.05%) ARCserve
7 37 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 37 (2.56%) WSUS
8 21 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
9 14 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 13 (0.90%) Tivoli
11 11 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (0.76%) MOM
12 8 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 7 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
14 6 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 5 (0.35%) FortiGate
15 5 (0.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 4 (0.28%) Netcool
Vendors
1 919 (63.69%) Microsoft
2 754 (52.25%) VMware
3 506 (35.07%) Citrix
4 364 (25.23%) Cisco
5 319 (22.11%) Symantec
6 207 (14.35%) HP
7 150 (10.40%) NetApp
8 115 (7.97%) Dell
9 97 (6.72%) McAfee
10 73 (5.06%) EMC
11 51 (3.53%) Sophos
11 51 (3.53%) SonicWALL
12 50 (3.47%) Avaya
13 47 (3.26%) WatchGuard
14 43 (2.98%) Veeam
15 42 (2.91%) Apple
16 35 (2.43%) Websense
17 32 (2.22%) Fujitsu
17 32 (2.22%) Veritas
18 26 (1.80%) Kaspersky
UK
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + standard corp bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
EC2 IT Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits detailed in job spec.
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
H&R Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23240.00 - £25526.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago