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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 382 338 268
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -70
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 743 809 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.76% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.12% 3.75% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 586 685 1050
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 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
23785 21566 23787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.21% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19364 18338 20342
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -55 688 £35,000 -6.66% 79
London -65 226 £37,500 -16.66% 23
South East -5 213 £33,500 -10.66% 26
Berkshire +17 103 £39,500 -10.22% 3
West Midlands -35 63 £35,000 +4.47% 5
Yorkshire -19 54 £40,000 +37.93% 4
Bracknell +12 52 - -
Surrey +8 51 £30,000 -31.81% 7
South West +5 51 £30,000 +50.00% 11
City of London -17 47 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Reading +16 46 £39,500 -8.13% 1
Birmingham -8 44 £40,500 +24.61% 2
East of England -65 36 £36,250 +6.61% 2
West Yorkshire -31 33 £39,500 +31.66% 4
Bristol +19 31 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Leeds -15 30 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Hampshire -13 29 £25,750 -20.76% 5
East Midlands -3 28 £29,000 -10.07% 5
South Wales +28 27 £24,500 -30.00% 2
Wales +18 27 £24,500 -30.00% 2
South Yorkshire +14 27 £39,000 -29.09%
North West -24 27 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Sheffield +3 26 £39,500 -28.18%
Cardiff +14 22 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Manchester -5 17 £33,000 -12.00%
Buckinghamshire -10 16 £31,000 - 9
Northamptonshire -14 16 £28,000 -12.50% 4
Essex -8 15 £25,000 -38.65% 1
Wiltshire +13 14 £23,500 -32.85%
Bromley 0 14 £37,500 -

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1470 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1361 (92.59%) Windows
3 1039 (70.68%) Active Directory
4 953 (64.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 944 (64.22%) Microsoft
6 869 (59.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 800 (54.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 788 (53.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 770 (52.38%) VMware
10 528 (35.92%) Citrix
11 519 (35.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 471 (32.04%) DNS
13 456 (31.02%) Windows Server 2012
14 449 (30.54%) Exchange Server 2013
15 448 (30.48%) MS Excel
16 431 (29.32%) Firewall
17 405 (27.55%) Microsoft Certification
18 386 (26.26%) Cisco
19 378 (25.71%) Windows XP
20 355 (24.15%) Blackberry
20 355 (24.15%) Hyper-V
21 333 (22.65%) SAN
22 320 (21.77%) MS Office
23 314 (21.36%) DHCP
24 297 (20.20%) SQL Server
25 294 (20.00%) ITIL
26 292 (19.86%) Symantec
27 273 (18.57%) TCP/IP
28 261 (17.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
29 253 (17.21%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1470 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 953 (64.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 788 (53.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 449 (30.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 261 (17.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 182 (12.38%) Lync
7 131 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2000
8 116 (7.89%) SharePoint
9 113 (7.69%) IIS
10 62 (4.22%) Office Communications Server
11 42 (2.86%) Live Communications Server
12 37 (2.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 21 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (0.75%) IBM Notes
15 10 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
16 9 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.27%) WorkSite
17 4 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 448 (30.48%) MS Excel
2 320 (21.77%) MS Office
3 16 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.27%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.068%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.068%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.068%) Summit
4 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 168 (11.43%) Office 365
2 19 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.068%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.068%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 471 (32.04%) DNS
2 431 (29.32%) Firewall
3 333 (22.65%) SAN
4 314 (21.36%) DHCP
5 273 (18.57%) TCP/IP
6 215 (14.63%) WAN
7 204 (13.88%) LAN
8 184 (12.52%) VPN
9 128 (8.71%) Internet
10 113 (7.69%) NAS
11 95 (6.46%) Wireless
12 58 (3.95%) VLAN
13 53 (3.61%) iSCSI
14 49 (3.33%) Unified Communications
15 43 (2.93%) Network Security
16 37 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
17 34 (2.31%) VoIP
17 34 (2.31%) Ethernet
18 28 (1.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 50 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 37 (2.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (0.88%) MS Access
7 5 (0.34%) MySQL
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.20%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.20%) DB2
9 1 (0.068%) Informix
9 1 (0.068%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.068%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.068%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.068%) AdminStudio
General
1 161 (10.95%) Finance
2 59 (4.01%) Telecoms
3 47 (3.20%) Retail
4 25 (1.70%) Legal
5 23 (1.56%) Law
6 19 (1.29%) Banking
7 10 (0.68%) French Language
8 7 (0.48%) German Language
8 7 (0.48%) Italian Language
8 7 (0.48%) Back Office
9 4 (0.27%) Electronics
9 4 (0.27%) Marketing
10 3 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.068%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 336 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 201 (13.67%) Analyst
3 184 (12.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 177 (12.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 152 (10.34%) Consultant
6 137 (9.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 97 (6.60%) Support Analyst
8 85 (5.78%) Server Engineer
9 81 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 79 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 79 (5.37%) Architect
11 77 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
12 76 (5.17%) Messaging Engineer
13 69 (4.69%) Server Support
14 61 (4.15%) Service Analyst
15 60 (4.08%) IT Support
16 58 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
17 52 (3.54%) Network Engineer
18 51 (3.47%) Technical Support
19 47 (3.20%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.16%) .NET
2 10 (0.68%) HTML
2 10 (0.68%) COM
3 8 (0.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (0.54%) LINQ
4 7 (0.48%) WSH
5 6 (0.41%) Web Services
5 6 (0.41%) XML
5 6 (0.41%) CSS
6 5 (0.34%) MSMQ
6 5 (0.34%) jQuery
6 5 (0.34%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (0.27%) ADSI
8 3 (0.20%) JDBC
8 3 (0.20%) J2EE
9 2 (0.14%) SailPoint
10 1 (0.068%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.068%) JSP
10 1 (0.068%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 355 (24.15%) Blackberry
2 176 (11.97%) Clustering
3 129 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (3.06%) Thin Client
4 45 (3.06%) Fat Client
5 40 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (2.52%) CLARiiON
7 35 (2.38%) Replication
8 33 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 33 (2.24%) iPhone
9 30 (2.04%) Hedge funds
10 22 (1.50%) EqualLogic
10 22 (1.50%) iPad
11 18 (1.22%) PDA
12 17 (1.16%) Statistics
13 14 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.75%) Celerra
15 8 (0.54%) Mathematics
16 7 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1361 (92.59%) Windows
2 869 (59.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 800 (54.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 456 (31.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 378 (25.71%) Windows XP
6 204 (13.88%) Windows 7
7 150 (10.20%) Windows 8
8 103 (7.01%) Linux
8 103 (7.01%) Windows Vista
9 94 (6.39%) Windows 2000
10 64 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 43 (2.93%) UNIX
12 42 (2.86%) Apple iOS
13 39 (2.65%) Android
14 32 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
15 29 (1.97%) Mac OS X
16 26 (1.77%) Mac OS
17 20 (1.36%) Solaris
18 15 (1.02%) AIX
19 12 (0.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (20.00%) ITIL
2 221 (15.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 154 (10.48%) Migration
4 113 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 85 (5.78%) Change Control
6 65 (4.42%) Change Management
7 64 (4.35%) Time Management
7 64 (4.35%) Software Distribution
8 63 (4.29%) Project Management
9 56 (3.81%) Mentoring
10 54 (3.67%) Incident Management
11 53 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
12 47 (3.20%) High Availability
13 38 (2.59%) Problem Management
14 34 (2.31%) Service Management
15 28 (1.90%) Technical Architecture
16 27 (1.84%) CRM
16 27 (1.84%) Technical Analysis
17 25 (1.70%) PRINCE2
18 24 (1.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 188 (12.79%) SQL
2 139 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 35 (2.38%) VB
4 16 (1.09%) VBScript
5 13 (0.88%) Bash Shell
6 11 (0.75%) C
7 9 (0.61%) C#
7 9 (0.61%) Perl
8 6 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.27%) PHP
9 4 (0.27%) Python
10 3 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.068%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.068%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 405 (27.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 253 (17.21%) MCSE
3 204 (13.88%) Security Cleared
4 185 (12.59%) MCP
5 182 (12.38%) MCITP
6 170 (11.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 163 (11.09%) SC Cleared
8 141 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
9 136 (9.25%) MCSA
10 128 (8.71%) CCNA
11 89 (6.05%) MCTS
12 85 (5.78%) Degree
13 64 (4.35%) DV Cleared
14 44 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
15 38 (2.59%) CCA
16 25 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 22 (1.50%) NCDA
17 22 (1.50%) CCNP
18 16 (1.09%) CCEA
19 15 (1.02%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (11.22%) SLA
2 21 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.88%) QA
3 13 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.41%) BS7799
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1039 (70.68%) Active Directory
2 519 (35.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 355 (24.15%) Hyper-V
4 252 (17.14%) XenApp
5 194 (13.20%) VMware ESX
6 185 (12.59%) vSphere
7 138 (9.39%) Terminal Services
8 89 (6.05%) XenDesktop
9 82 (5.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 56 (3.81%) XenServer
11 45 (3.06%) MetaFrame
12 37 (2.52%) ISA Server
13 34 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
14 26 (1.77%) Terminal Server
15 21 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
16 18 (1.22%) UAG
17 15 (1.02%) vCloud
17 15 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 12 (0.82%) NFS
19 11 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 216 (14.69%) Backup Exec
2 147 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 102 (6.94%) SCCM
4 81 (5.51%) NetBackup
5 48 (3.27%) SCOM
6 38 (2.59%) ARCserve
7 27 (1.84%) WSUS
8 24 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 17 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (0.82%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.68%) Netcool
12 10 (0.68%) Unicenter
12 10 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 8 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
14 7 (0.48%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 5 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 944 (64.22%) Microsoft
2 770 (52.38%) VMware
3 528 (35.92%) Citrix
4 386 (26.26%) Cisco
5 292 (19.86%) Symantec
6 209 (14.22%) HP
7 145 (9.86%) NetApp
8 119 (8.10%) Dell
9 78 (5.31%) EMC
10 77 (5.24%) Avaya
11 70 (4.76%) McAfee
12 55 (3.74%) Fujitsu
12 55 (3.74%) SonicWALL
13 52 (3.54%) Apple
14 47 (3.20%) Veeam
15 43 (2.93%) Sophos
16 41 (2.79%) Veritas
17 39 (2.65%) WatchGuard
18 35 (2.38%) Oracle
19 32 (2.18%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Buckinghamshire
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London
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Northern Recruitment Group
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