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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 529 392 340
Rank change year-on-year
-137 -52
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 411 735 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.64% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% 3.07% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 353 585 684
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%

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
21768 23913 21434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.95% 20.97% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18192 19458 18187
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -135 383 £31,500 -10.00% 46
London -108 105 £32,500 -13.33% 16
South East -91 103 £26,500 -18.46% 11
Yorkshire +6 43 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East of England +2 41 £30,000 -17.24% 3
West Midlands -27 35 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Surrey -18 31 £27,000 -16.92% 2
Birmingham -7 29 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +7 27 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Leeds +6 27 £35,000 -22.22% 2
South West -35 25 £33,000 +32.00% 3
Hampshire +3 18 £25,000 -1.96%
Buckinghamshire -11 18 £26,000 -29.72% 2
North West -17 18 £30,000 -9.09% 2
City of London +7 17 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Bedfordshire +17 16 £60,000 +62.16% 1
Hertfordshire -5 16 £31,250 -26.47% 2
Guildford +12 15 £26,500 +39.47% 1
Berkshire -58 15 £37,500 -6.25%
Manchester 0 14 £32,500 -0.76% 1
Farnborough -5 12 £25,000 -
East Midlands -14 12 £30,000 - 3
Scotland +8 11 £43,750 +56.25% 2
Kent -1 11 £42,500 - 5
South Yorkshire -10 11 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Sheffield -11 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bristol -20 11 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 10 £30,000 +10.09% 1
Bedford +11 9 £65,000 -
Docklands, London +5 9 - -

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 910 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 846 (92.97%) Windows
3 697 (76.59%) Active Directory
4 607 (66.70%) Microsoft
5 547 (60.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 540 (59.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 536 (58.90%) VMware
8 494 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 437 (48.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 426 (46.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 379 (41.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 342 (37.58%) Citrix
13 314 (34.51%) Firewall
14 277 (30.44%) Cisco
15 267 (29.34%) Exchange Server 2013
16 266 (29.23%) DNS
17 248 (27.25%) Hyper-V
18 237 (26.04%) Microsoft Certification
19 232 (25.49%) MS Excel
20 223 (24.51%) Windows XP
20 223 (24.51%) SAN
21 214 (23.52%) ITIL
22 208 (22.86%) DHCP
23 206 (22.64%) TCP/IP
24 200 (21.98%) MS Office
25 191 (20.99%) XenApp
26 185 (20.33%) WAN
27 183 (20.11%) HP
28 177 (19.45%) Blackberry
29 171 (18.79%) LAN

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 910 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 547 (60.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 437 (48.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 267 (29.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 100 (10.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 99 (10.88%) SharePoint
7 88 (9.67%) Lync
8 77 (8.46%) IIS
9 45 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2000
10 16 (1.76%) Office Communications Server
10 16 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.32%) Apache
12 7 (0.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 6 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.22%) Live Communications Server
16 1 (0.11%) SAS
16 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 232 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 200 (21.98%) MS Office
3 8 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 170 (18.68%) Office 365
2 20 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.43%) SaaS
3 13 (1.43%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.77%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 314 (34.51%) Firewall
2 266 (29.23%) DNS
3 223 (24.51%) SAN
4 208 (22.86%) DHCP
5 206 (22.64%) TCP/IP
6 185 (20.33%) WAN
7 171 (18.79%) LAN
8 142 (15.60%) VPN
9 75 (8.24%) Wireless
10 57 (6.26%) VLAN
11 51 (5.60%) NAS
12 47 (5.16%) Internet
13 35 (3.85%) iSCSI
14 31 (3.41%) IPsec
15 25 (2.75%) VoIP
15 25 (2.75%) NetScaler
16 24 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
17 23 (2.53%) IPv4
18 20 (2.20%) Unified Communications
19 18 (1.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 53 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (2.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.33%) MySQL
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.11%) dBASE
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (0.33%) Yeoman
General
1 90 (9.89%) Finance
2 28 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.42%) Legal
4 20 (2.20%) Banking
5 15 (1.65%) Back Office
6 13 (1.43%) Law
7 10 (1.10%) Retail
8 7 (0.77%) Publishing
9 6 (0.66%) French Language
10 5 (0.55%) German Language
10 5 (0.55%) Advertising
10 5 (0.55%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.33%) Hebrew Language
12 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.22%) Local Government
14 1 (0.11%) Games
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (24.40%) Support Engineer
2 158 (17.36%) Analyst
3 114 (12.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 111 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 81 (8.90%) Support Analyst
6 78 (8.57%) IT Support
7 68 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 58 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support
8 58 (6.37%) Consultant
9 54 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
10 47 (5.16%) Service Analyst
10 47 (5.16%) Service Desk Analyst
11 46 (5.05%) IT Support Engineer
12 43 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
13 41 (4.51%) 1st Line Support
13 41 (4.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 39 (4.29%) Network Engineer
15 38 (4.18%) Administrator
16 37 (4.07%) Server Engineer
17 35 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.76%) HTML
2 8 (0.88%) COM
3 7 (0.77%) MAPI
4 6 (0.66%) Web Services
4 6 (0.66%) .NET
4 6 (0.66%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.55%) CSS
6 4 (0.44%) XMPP
7 1 (0.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.11%) LINQ
7 1 (0.11%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.11%) LAMP
7 1 (0.11%) COM+
7 1 (0.11%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 177 (19.45%) Blackberry
2 66 (7.25%) Clustering
3 42 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.51%) HP StoreVirtual
5 32 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 28 (3.08%) Replication
7 21 (2.31%) Thin Client
7 21 (2.31%) Fat Client
8 20 (2.20%) Data Centre
9 17 (1.87%) iPhone
10 16 (1.76%) EqualLogic
11 13 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.21%) CMDB
12 11 (1.21%) PDA
13 10 (1.10%) BYOD
14 8 (0.88%) Computer Science
15 7 (0.77%) Statistics
15 7 (0.77%) iPad
15 7 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
16 5 (0.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 846 (92.97%) Windows
2 540 (59.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 494 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 426 (46.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 223 (24.51%) Windows XP
6 162 (17.80%) Windows 8
7 125 (13.74%) Windows 7
8 63 (6.92%) Windows Vista
8 63 (6.92%) Linux
9 55 (6.04%) Windows 2000
9 55 (6.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 39 (4.29%) Android
11 28 (3.08%) Mac OS
12 22 (2.42%) Apple iOS
12 22 (2.42%) UNIX
13 16 (1.76%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (0.77%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.33%) Debian
16 3 (0.33%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (23.52%) ITIL
2 68 (7.47%) Change Management
3 66 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 49 (5.38%) Migration
5 44 (4.84%) Change Control
5 44 (4.84%) Mentoring
6 42 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 32 (3.52%) Project Management
8 30 (3.30%) Server Building
9 23 (2.53%) Problem Management
10 22 (2.42%) Time Management
10 22 (2.42%) CRM
10 22 (2.42%) Incident Management
11 20 (2.20%) Service Management
12 19 (2.09%) Load Balancing
12 19 (2.09%) High Availability
13 17 (1.87%) Kalman Filter
14 16 (1.76%) PRINCE2
15 15 (1.65%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (1.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (14.07%) SQL
2 61 (6.70%) PowerShell
3 17 (1.87%) C
4 11 (1.21%) VBScript
5 10 (1.10%) VB
6 3 (0.33%) Perl
6 3 (0.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.33%) Python
7 2 (0.22%) PHP
7 2 (0.22%) C#
8 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.11%) AWK
8 1 (0.11%) VB6
8 1 (0.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 237 (26.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (16.81%) MCSE
3 102 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (10.99%) CCNA
5 86 (9.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 84 (9.23%) MCSA
7 81 (8.90%) MCP
8 66 (7.25%) MCITP
8 66 (7.25%) Security Cleared
9 58 (6.37%) SC Cleared
10 48 (5.27%) CCNP
11 34 (3.74%) Degree
12 25 (2.75%) VCP5
13 22 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (1.76%) CCA
15 15 (1.65%) MCTS
16 14 (1.54%) DV Cleared
17 8 (0.88%) MCDST
18 7 (0.77%) MOS
18 7 (0.77%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (11.98%) SLA
2 8 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.22%) QA
3 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 697 (76.59%) Active Directory
2 379 (41.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 248 (27.25%) Hyper-V
4 191 (20.99%) XenApp
5 157 (17.25%) vSphere
6 138 (15.16%) VMware ESX
7 72 (7.91%) XenDesktop
8 70 (7.69%) Terminal Services
9 52 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
10 33 (3.63%) vCloud
11 28 (3.08%) XenServer
12 26 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
13 24 (2.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 21 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 14 (1.54%) VMware Server
16 13 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
17 12 (1.32%) Terminal Server
18 9 (0.99%) ISA Server
19 7 (0.77%) UAG
20 5 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 128 (14.07%) Backup Exec
2 71 (7.80%) SCCM
3 70 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 47 (5.16%) NetBackup
4 47 (5.16%) SCOM
5 33 (3.63%) ARCserve
6 24 (2.64%) SCVMM
7 15 (1.65%) WSUS
8 12 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
8 12 (1.32%) vMotion
9 8 (0.88%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (0.66%) XenMobile
12 5 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.55%) OpenView
13 4 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.33%) Puppet
14 3 (0.33%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 607 (66.70%) Microsoft
2 536 (58.90%) VMware
3 342 (37.58%) Citrix
4 277 (30.44%) Cisco
5 183 (20.11%) HP
6 132 (14.51%) Symantec
7 100 (10.99%) NetApp
8 80 (8.79%) Dell
9 50 (5.49%) SonicWALL
10 48 (5.27%) Sophos
11 44 (4.84%) Veeam
12 42 (4.62%) CheckPoint
13 40 (4.40%) EMC
14 39 (4.29%) Apple
15 33 (3.63%) McAfee
16 30 (3.30%) Avaya
17 26 (2.86%) Juniper
18 25 (2.75%) Intel
19 24 (2.64%) IBM
20 22 (2.42%) Veritas
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Orchid Wire
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
IT Alliance Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northumberland
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: 350
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago