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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 426 341 318
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -23
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 602 805 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.78% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.68% 3.72% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 489 686 784
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
22421 21646 22636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19063 17725 19572
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -77 574 £32,500 -13.33% 94
London -69 213 £35,000 -6.66% 29
South East -76 135 £30,500 -19.73% 26
City of London -19 51 £47,500 +15.85% 9
Yorkshire -22 50 £30,060 -14.11% 5
East of England -17 49 £45,000 +32.35% 7
Berkshire -23 46 £38,000 -6.17% 11
West Yorkshire -8 36 £30,000 -14.28% 4
North West -15 32 £27,500 -29.93% 7
South West -8 31 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Leeds +12 30 £31,250 -16.66% 3
Bracknell +12 30 £27,500 - 3
Manchester +3 29 £27,500 -34.91% 6
Hertfordshire +1 26 £50,000 +47.05% 5
West Midlands -13 26 £35,000 +15.70% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 25 £42,500 +21.42% 7
North East +11 24 £27,500 +12.24%
Tyne and Wear +7 24 £27,500 +12.24%
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 24 £27,500 +12.24%
Milton Keynes +18 23 £42,500 - 5
Hampshire -39 23 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Hemel Hempstead +2 21 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham -2 14 £31,500 -23.17% 2
East Midlands +1 13 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Bromley 0 13 £22,500 -40.00%
Scotland -8 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Farnborough +11 12 £25,000 -23.07%
East Sussex -5 12 £38,000 -
Essex -20 12 £43,750 +75.00% 1
Docklands, London +6 11 - -

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1338 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1230 (91.93%) Windows
3 1024 (76.53%) Active Directory
4 875 (65.40%) Microsoft
5 845 (63.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 761 (56.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 748 (55.90%) VMware
8 740 (55.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 680 (50.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 549 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 537 (40.13%) Citrix
12 484 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 437 (32.66%) Firewall
14 434 (32.44%) DNS
15 428 (31.99%) Exchange Server 2013
16 414 (30.94%) Windows XP
17 396 (29.60%) MS Excel
18 371 (27.73%) Blackberry
19 370 (27.65%) Cisco
20 348 (26.01%) MS Office
21 337 (25.19%) Hyper-V
22 321 (23.99%) SAN
23 305 (22.80%) XenApp
24 303 (22.65%) Microsoft Certification
25 290 (21.67%) DHCP
26 272 (20.33%) TCP/IP
26 272 (20.33%) ITIL
27 268 (20.03%) SQL Server
28 238 (17.79%) Symantec
29 227 (16.97%) MCP

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1338 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 845 (63.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 680 (50.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 428 (31.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 225 (16.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 137 (10.24%) Lync
7 113 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2000
8 97 (7.25%) SharePoint
9 96 (7.17%) IIS
10 46 (3.44%) Live Communications Server
11 43 (3.21%) Office Communications Server
12 30 (2.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 28 (2.09%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (0.60%) Apache
16 6 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
17 5 (0.37%) SAS
18 4 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 396 (29.60%) MS Excel
2 348 (26.01%) MS Office
3 15 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.37%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.37%) MS Project
6 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.30%) SalesLogix
3 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.075%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 133 (9.94%) Office 365
2 30 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.20%) IaaS
5 2 (0.15%) SaaS
6 1 (0.075%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 437 (32.66%) Firewall
2 434 (32.44%) DNS
3 321 (23.99%) SAN
4 290 (21.67%) DHCP
5 272 (20.33%) TCP/IP
6 195 (14.57%) WAN
7 183 (13.68%) LAN
8 142 (10.61%) VPN
9 127 (9.49%) Internet
10 120 (8.97%) Wireless
11 80 (5.98%) VLAN
12 76 (5.68%) iSCSI
13 73 (5.46%) NAS
14 51 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
15 47 (3.51%) VoIP
16 41 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
17 39 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (2.69%) SSL
19 32 (2.39%) Cisco Nexus
20 24 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (20.03%) SQL Server
2 117 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 50 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 28 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (0.82%) MS Access
7 5 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (0.22%) MySQL
10 2 (0.15%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.075%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.075%) Informix
11 1 (0.075%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.075%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.075%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.075%) Hudson
General
1 151 (11.29%) Finance
2 62 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.29%) Retail
4 31 (2.32%) Law
5 22 (1.64%) Legal
6 16 (1.20%) Back Office
7 15 (1.12%) Advertising
8 11 (0.82%) Banking
9 8 (0.60%) French Language
9 8 (0.60%) Electronics
10 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.30%) Marketing
11 4 (0.30%) German Language
11 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Front Office
14 1 (0.075%) Publishing
14 1 (0.075%) Games
14 1 (0.075%) Billing
Job Titles
1 335 (25.04%) Support Engineer
2 211 (15.77%) Analyst
3 187 (13.98%) 3rd Line Support
4 150 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 137 (10.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 128 (9.57%) Consultant
7 103 (7.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 97 (7.25%) Support Analyst
9 80 (5.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 80 (5.98%) Service Analyst
10 72 (5.38%) IT Support
11 69 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 67 (5.01%) Server Engineer
12 67 (5.01%) Technical Support
13 65 (4.86%) Architect
14 52 (3.89%) Messaging Engineer
15 50 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
16 48 (3.59%) Wintel Consultant
17 47 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 42 (3.14%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.12%) HTML
2 10 (0.75%) J2EE
3 9 (0.67%) Application Packaging
4 8 (0.60%) MAPI
5 6 (0.45%) XML
5 6 (0.45%) MSMQ
6 4 (0.30%) .NET
6 4 (0.30%) JDBC
6 4 (0.30%) JSP
6 4 (0.30%) SailPoint
7 3 (0.22%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.22%) SAML
7 3 (0.22%) LINQ
8 2 (0.15%) COM
8 2 (0.15%) WSH
9 1 (0.075%) LAMP
9 1 (0.075%) EDI
9 1 (0.075%) CSS
9 1 (0.075%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 371 (27.73%) Blackberry
2 188 (14.05%) Clustering
3 93 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.96%) Thin Client
4 53 (3.96%) Fat Client
5 50 (3.74%) Replication
6 46 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.17%) PDA
7 29 (2.17%) iPhone
8 23 (1.72%) Hedge funds
9 21 (1.57%) Smartphone
10 20 (1.49%) CLARiiON
11 16 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.12%) EqualLogic
13 13 (0.97%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.82%) iPad
14 11 (0.82%) Statistics
15 10 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
16 8 (0.60%) Celerra
17 6 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1230 (91.93%) Windows
2 761 (56.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 740 (55.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 484 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 414 (30.94%) Windows XP
6 202 (15.10%) Windows 8
7 183 (13.68%) Windows 7
8 105 (7.85%) Windows Vista
9 98 (7.32%) Windows 2000
10 64 (4.78%) Linux
11 46 (3.44%) Mac OS X
12 45 (3.36%) Windows 2000 Server
13 39 (2.91%) Apple iOS
14 37 (2.77%) Android
15 30 (2.24%) UNIX
15 30 (2.24%) Mac OS
16 17 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
17 14 (1.05%) Solaris
18 9 (0.67%) AIX
18 9 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (20.33%) ITIL
2 197 (14.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 107 (8.00%) Migration
4 99 (7.40%) Service Delivery
5 65 (4.86%) Change Control
6 61 (4.56%) Software Distribution
7 53 (3.96%) Time Management
8 50 (3.74%) Mentoring
9 44 (3.29%) Incident Management
10 43 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
11 42 (3.14%) BCP
12 41 (3.06%) Problem Management
13 40 (2.99%) High Availability
14 36 (2.69%) CRM
15 34 (2.54%) Change Management
16 32 (2.39%) Project Management
17 28 (2.09%) Service Management
18 27 (2.02%) ITIL V3
19 25 (1.87%) Business Continuity
20 24 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 166 (12.41%) SQL
2 156 (11.66%) PowerShell
3 29 (2.17%) C
4 25 (1.87%) VBScript
5 20 (1.49%) VB
6 7 (0.52%) Java
7 6 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.30%) Perl
9 3 (0.22%) C#
10 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.075%) Python
11 1 (0.075%) PHP
11 1 (0.075%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 303 (22.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 227 (16.97%) MCP
3 210 (15.70%) MCSE
4 187 (13.98%) Security Cleared
5 183 (13.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 153 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 108 (8.07%) MCSA
8 96 (7.17%) MCITP
9 84 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
10 83 (6.20%) CCNA
11 71 (5.31%) Citrix Certification
12 67 (5.01%) CCA
13 60 (4.48%) DV Cleared
14 57 (4.26%) Degree
15 50 (3.74%) MCTS
16 24 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 19 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (1.35%) NCDA
19 16 (1.20%) CCEA
20 14 (1.05%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (11.14%) SLA
2 10 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.22%) QA
6 1 (0.075%) BS7799
System Software
1 1024 (76.53%) Active Directory
2 549 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 337 (25.19%) Hyper-V
4 305 (22.80%) XenApp
5 183 (13.68%) vSphere
6 180 (13.45%) VMware ESX
7 105 (7.85%) Terminal Services
7 105 (7.85%) XenDesktop
8 82 (6.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 71 (5.31%) XenServer
10 47 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
11 36 (2.69%) vCloud
12 35 (2.62%) MetaFrame
13 26 (1.94%) ISA Server
14 21 (1.57%) UAG
15 20 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
16 19 (1.42%) VMware Server
17 16 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 11 (0.82%) NFS
19 7 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 193 (14.42%) Backup Exec
2 113 (8.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 88 (6.58%) SCCM
4 82 (6.13%) NetBackup
5 32 (2.39%) ARCserve
6 31 (2.32%) SCOM
7 24 (1.79%) FortiGate
8 15 (1.12%) Netcool
8 15 (1.12%) SCVMM
9 14 (1.05%) WSUS
10 12 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (0.82%) Unicenter
11 11 (0.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 9 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (0.67%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
13 5 (0.37%) Nagios
13 5 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
14 4 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 875 (65.40%) Microsoft
2 748 (55.90%) VMware
3 537 (40.13%) Citrix
4 370 (27.65%) Cisco
5 238 (17.79%) Symantec
6 186 (13.90%) HP
7 158 (11.81%) Dell
8 108 (8.07%) NetApp
9 80 (5.98%) Apple
10 75 (5.61%) EMC
11 66 (4.93%) Avaya
12 65 (4.86%) Veeam
13 64 (4.78%) Fujitsu
14 56 (4.19%) Veritas
15 54 (4.04%) IBM
16 51 (3.81%) SonicWALL
17 49 (3.66%) Juniper
18 46 (3.44%) Sophos
19 45 (3.36%) Bloomberg
20 43 (3.21%) McAfee
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