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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 430 373 335
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -38
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 595 743 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.71% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.67% 3.37% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 464 644 690
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -

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
22303 22024 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.84% 20.90% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18754 17869 18908
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -66 568 £32,500 -13.33% 64
London -30 199 £40,000 - 19
South East -80 134 £27,500 -26.66% 13
East of England +10 64 £40,000 +23.07% 6
City of London +1 54 £47,500 +11.76% 6
North West +2 45 £30,000 -14.28% 9
Berkshire -21 44 £32,500 -10.95% 3
Manchester +26 40 £27,500 -42.10% 7
Hertfordshire +18 40 £29,500 -9.23% 4
Yorkshire -18 39 £27,500 -21.42% 5
South West -8 34 £37,500 +38.88% 9
Bracknell +12 32 £27,500 -32.09%
West Yorkshire -12 27 £27,500 -21.42% 3
West Midlands -21 25 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Leeds -2 24 £24,500 -34.66% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 23 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Hampshire -35 20 £25,000 -21.87% 2
North East +3 19 £27,500 +12.24%
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 19 £27,500 +12.24%
Tyne and Wear 0 19 £27,500 +12.24%
Milton Keynes +13 18 £46,250 +6.32% 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 17 £50,000 -
Surrey -46 14 £32,500 -27.77% 6
Watford +11 13 £28,000 +7.69% 2
Bristol +2 13 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Birmingham -13 13 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Bedfordshire +10 12 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Farnborough +10 12 £25,000 -31.03%
Docklands, London +8 12 - -
Kent +15 11 £22,500 -50.00%

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1294 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1192 (92.12%) Windows
3 984 (76.04%) Active Directory
4 843 (65.15%) Microsoft
5 791 (61.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 737 (56.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 736 (56.88%) VMware
8 729 (56.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 641 (49.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 530 (40.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 494 (38.18%) Citrix
12 490 (37.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 435 (33.62%) Firewall
14 410 (31.68%) Windows XP
15 408 (31.53%) DNS
16 395 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2013
17 393 (30.37%) MS Excel
18 376 (29.06%) Cisco
19 341 (26.35%) Blackberry
20 326 (25.19%) MS Office
21 325 (25.12%) Hyper-V
22 320 (24.73%) SAN
23 301 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
24 278 (21.48%) TCP/IP
25 271 (20.94%) SQL Server
26 270 (20.87%) DHCP
27 253 (19.55%) XenApp
28 251 (19.40%) ITIL
29 244 (18.86%) Symantec
30 220 (17.00%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1294 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 791 (61.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 641 (49.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 395 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 198 (15.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 126 (9.74%) Lync
7 105 (8.11%) SharePoint
8 100 (7.73%) IIS
9 86 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2000
10 39 (3.01%) Live Communications Server
10 39 (3.01%) Office Communications Server
11 26 (2.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 25 (1.93%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.62%) Apache
14 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
16 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 393 (30.37%) MS Excel
2 326 (25.19%) MS Office
3 15 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.46%) MS Project
6 4 (0.31%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.31%) SalesLogix
2 4 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.15%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.077%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 140 (10.82%) Office 365
2 31 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.24%) IaaS
3 16 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.077%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.077%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 435 (33.62%) Firewall
2 408 (31.53%) DNS
3 320 (24.73%) SAN
4 278 (21.48%) TCP/IP
5 270 (20.87%) DHCP
6 192 (14.84%) WAN
7 171 (13.21%) LAN
8 133 (10.28%) VPN
9 120 (9.27%) Wireless
10 112 (8.66%) Internet
11 87 (6.72%) VLAN
12 75 (5.80%) NAS
13 73 (5.64%) iSCSI
14 50 (3.86%) VoIP
15 48 (3.71%) Cisco ASA
16 47 (3.63%) Wi-Fi
17 43 (3.32%) SSL
18 39 (3.01%) Fibre Channel
19 33 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
20 25 (1.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (20.94%) SQL Server
2 111 (8.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (3.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 25 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.70%) MS Access
7 3 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.23%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.15%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.15%) MySQL
9 1 (0.077%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.077%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.077%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.15%) MSI
3 1 (0.077%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.077%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.077%) Hudson
General
1 142 (10.97%) Finance
2 56 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 38 (2.94%) Retail
4 34 (2.63%) Law
5 23 (1.78%) Legal
6 19 (1.47%) Back Office
7 13 (1.00%) Advertising
7 13 (1.00%) French Language
8 11 (0.85%) Publishing
8 11 (0.85%) Banking
9 7 (0.54%) Electronics
10 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.39%) German Language
10 5 (0.39%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.23%) Marketing
13 2 (0.15%) Billing
13 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 324 (25.04%) Support Engineer
2 204 (15.77%) Analyst
3 176 (13.60%) 3rd Line Support
4 148 (11.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 141 (10.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 111 (8.58%) Consultant
7 100 (7.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 94 (7.26%) Support Analyst
9 85 (6.57%) IT Support
10 76 (5.87%) Service Analyst
10 76 (5.87%) Service Desk Analyst
11 68 (5.26%) Technical Support
12 64 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 62 (4.79%) Server Engineer
14 56 (4.33%) Architect
15 53 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 47 (3.63%) Systems Engineer
17 44 (3.40%) Messaging Engineer
18 40 (3.09%) IT Support Engineer
19 37 (2.86%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.39%) HTML
2 11 (0.85%) J2EE
3 9 (0.70%) MAPI
4 8 (0.62%) Application Packaging
5 6 (0.46%) XML
6 4 (0.31%) JSP
6 4 (0.31%) .NET
6 4 (0.31%) SAML
7 3 (0.23%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.23%) LAMP
7 3 (0.23%) Web Services
7 3 (0.23%) JDBC
7 3 (0.23%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.15%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.15%) COM
8 2 (0.15%) LINQ
9 1 (0.077%) WSH
9 1 (0.077%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.077%) CSS
9 1 (0.077%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 341 (26.35%) Blackberry
2 166 (12.83%) Clustering
3 78 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 49 (3.79%) Replication
5 41 (3.17%) Thin Client
5 41 (3.17%) Fat Client
6 30 (2.32%) PDA
7 28 (2.16%) iPhone
8 19 (1.47%) Smartphone
9 17 (1.31%) CLARiiON
10 13 (1.00%) Hedge funds
11 11 (0.85%) EqualLogic
12 10 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (0.77%) Statistics
13 9 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.62%) FlexPod
14 8 (0.62%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.54%) iPad
16 5 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1192 (92.12%) Windows
2 737 (56.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 729 (56.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 490 (37.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 410 (31.68%) Windows XP
6 219 (16.92%) Windows 8
7 199 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 113 (8.73%) Windows Vista
9 92 (7.11%) Windows 2000
10 70 (5.41%) Linux
11 45 (3.48%) Mac OS X
12 43 (3.32%) Windows 2000 Server
13 38 (2.94%) Android
14 32 (2.47%) Apple iOS
14 32 (2.47%) Mac OS
15 31 (2.40%) UNIX
16 13 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
17 12 (0.93%) Solaris
18 8 (0.62%) Windows NT
18 8 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (19.40%) ITIL
2 158 (12.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 103 (7.96%) Migration
4 82 (6.34%) Service Delivery
5 48 (3.71%) Change Control
6 47 (3.63%) Software Distribution
7 44 (3.40%) Mentoring
8 39 (3.01%) Time Management
9 37 (2.86%) Problem Management
10 36 (2.78%) High Availability
10 36 (2.78%) BCP
11 33 (2.55%) CRM
12 32 (2.47%) Incident Management
13 30 (2.32%) Service Management
14 27 (2.09%) Change Management
15 26 (2.01%) Business Continuity
15 26 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
15 26 (2.01%) Kalman Filter
16 25 (1.93%) ITIL V3
16 25 (1.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (12.75%) SQL
2 136 (10.51%) PowerShell
3 31 (2.40%) C
4 28 (2.16%) VBScript
5 14 (1.08%) VB
6 8 (0.62%) Java
7 6 (0.46%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.46%) Perl
8 3 (0.23%) C#
9 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.15%) AWK
9 2 (0.15%) Korn
10 1 (0.077%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.077%) Ruby
10 1 (0.077%) Python
10 1 (0.077%) PHP
Qualifications
1 301 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 220 (17.00%) MCSE
3 197 (15.22%) MCP
4 161 (12.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 156 (12.06%) Security Cleared
6 128 (9.89%) SC Cleared
7 101 (7.81%) MCSA
8 91 (7.03%) MCITP
9 78 (6.03%) CCNA
9 78 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
10 72 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
11 69 (5.33%) CCA
12 58 (4.48%) Degree
13 47 (3.63%) DV Cleared
14 41 (3.17%) MCTS
15 20 (1.55%) VCP4
16 19 (1.47%) NCDA
16 19 (1.47%) CCNP
17 17 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (10.43%) SLA
2 11 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.23%) QA
6 1 (0.077%) BS7799
System Software
1 984 (76.04%) Active Directory
2 530 (40.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 325 (25.12%) Hyper-V
4 253 (19.55%) XenApp
5 197 (15.22%) vSphere
6 167 (12.91%) VMware ESX
7 110 (8.50%) XenDesktop
8 78 (6.03%) Terminal Services
9 73 (5.64%) XenServer
10 62 (4.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 51 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
12 37 (2.86%) vCloud
13 26 (2.01%) VMware Server
14 25 (1.93%) ISA Server
15 20 (1.55%) MetaFrame
16 16 (1.24%) UAG
17 15 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
18 14 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 10 (0.77%) NFS
20 8 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 202 (15.61%) Backup Exec
2 97 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 77 (5.95%) NetBackup
4 75 (5.80%) SCCM
5 36 (2.78%) SCOM
6 28 (2.16%) FortiGate
7 25 (1.93%) ARCserve
8 17 (1.31%) WSUS
8 17 (1.31%) SCVMM
9 13 (1.00%) Netcool
10 11 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
11 10 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (0.70%) Unicenter
12 9 (0.70%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 6 (0.46%) Nagios
13 6 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.39%) MOM
15 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 843 (65.15%) Microsoft
2 736 (56.88%) VMware
3 494 (38.18%) Citrix
4 376 (29.06%) Cisco
5 244 (18.86%) Symantec
6 181 (13.99%) HP
7 168 (12.98%) Dell
8 96 (7.42%) NetApp
9 73 (5.64%) Apple
10 72 (5.56%) EMC
11 70 (5.41%) Veeam
12 58 (4.48%) Veritas
13 55 (4.25%) IBM
14 54 (4.17%) Sophos
15 51 (3.94%) Fujitsu
16 49 (3.79%) Avaya
17 47 (3.63%) Juniper
17 47 (3.63%) McAfee
18 44 (3.40%) SonicWALL
18 44 (3.40%) Bloomberg
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