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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 415 347 289
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -58
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 662 837 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.77% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.79% 3.66% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 550 716 927
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -

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
23690 22861 23656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.31% 20.97% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20098 18819 20596
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 £62,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -66 629 £34,000 -9.33% 69
London -68 251 £35,000 -12.50% 26
South East -34 156 £34,000 -9.33% 12
City of London -1 62 £35,500 -21.11% 11
East of England -25 57 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Berkshire +9 54 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire -32 51 £32,500 -7.14% 7
West Yorkshire -17 34 £30,000 -12.40% 6
South West +5 30 £34,000 +7.08% 5
Bracknell +5 29 - -
Leeds +4 29 £32,500 -21.21% 1
Hertfordshire -15 29 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 28 £36,250 +3.57% 4
West Midlands -38 28 £31,250 -3.84% 3
North West -18 23 £25,750 -35.01% 6
Milton Keynes +18 21 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 21 £27,500 +12.24% 4
North East +7 21 £27,500 +12.24% 4
Tyne and Wear 0 21 £27,500 +12.24% 4
Surrey -44 21 £28,000 -1.75% 2
Hemel Hempstead +4 20 £47,500 -1.04%
Manchester -21 20 £25,000 -43.18% 3
East Sussex +5 19 £38,000 -
Birmingham -3 18 £31,500 -23.17% 1
Bromley +5 17 £22,500 -40.00%
Essex -12 17 £45,000 +20.00%
Brighton +5 16 £24,000 -
Hampshire -38 16 £30,000 -7.69% 2
East Midlands -4 15 £35,000 +16.66% 3
North Yorkshire +3 12 £36,750 +5.00%

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1400 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1285 (91.79%) Windows
3 1038 (74.14%) Active Directory
4 896 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 881 (62.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 807 (57.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 762 (54.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 757 (54.07%) VMware
9 727 (51.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 554 (39.57%) Citrix
11 551 (39.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 488 (34.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 473 (33.79%) DNS
14 448 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 435 (31.07%) Firewall
16 423 (30.21%) MS Excel
17 417 (29.79%) Windows XP
18 394 (28.14%) Cisco
19 363 (25.93%) Blackberry
20 360 (25.71%) MS Office
21 332 (23.71%) Microsoft Certification
22 331 (23.64%) SAN
23 330 (23.57%) Hyper-V
24 313 (22.36%) DHCP
25 307 (21.93%) XenApp
26 282 (20.14%) TCP/IP
27 273 (19.50%) ITIL
28 256 (18.29%) SQL Server
29 240 (17.14%) Symantec
30 239 (17.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1400 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 881 (62.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 727 (51.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 448 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 239 (17.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 132 (9.43%) Lync
7 116 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2000
8 98 (7.00%) IIS
9 89 (6.36%) SharePoint
10 56 (4.00%) Live Communications Server
11 34 (2.43%) Office Communications Server
12 33 (2.36%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 27 (1.93%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (0.57%) Apache
16 6 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (0.36%) WebLogic
17 5 (0.36%) SAS
17 5 (0.36%) WebSphere
18 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 423 (30.21%) MS Excel
2 360 (25.71%) MS Office
3 16 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.43%) Acrobat
5 6 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.29%) SalesLogix
4 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.071%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.071%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 136 (9.71%) Office 365
2 27 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.071%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.071%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 473 (33.79%) DNS
2 435 (31.07%) Firewall
3 331 (23.64%) SAN
4 313 (22.36%) DHCP
5 282 (20.14%) TCP/IP
6 203 (14.50%) WAN
7 197 (14.07%) LAN
8 161 (11.50%) VPN
9 141 (10.07%) Internet
10 122 (8.71%) Wireless
11 86 (6.14%) NAS
12 78 (5.57%) iSCSI
13 76 (5.43%) VLAN
14 43 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
15 41 (2.93%) VoIP
15 41 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
15 41 (2.93%) Fibre Channel
16 37 (2.64%) SSL
17 34 (2.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (2.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 115 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 41 (2.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 24 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (0.93%) MS Access
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (0.21%) MySQL
10 2 (0.14%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.071%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.071%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.071%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.071%) Hudson
General
1 158 (11.29%) Finance
2 64 (4.57%) Telecoms
3 41 (2.93%) Retail
4 28 (2.00%) Law
5 21 (1.50%) Legal
6 16 (1.14%) Advertising
7 10 (0.71%) Banking
8 9 (0.64%) French Language
9 8 (0.57%) Back Office
10 7 (0.50%) Electronics
11 4 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.29%) German Language
11 4 (0.29%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.21%) Marketing
13 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.071%) Publishing
14 1 (0.071%) Automotive
14 1 (0.071%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 330 (23.57%) Support Engineer
2 231 (16.50%) Analyst
3 196 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 150 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 134 (9.57%) Consultant
6 128 (9.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 112 (8.00%) Support Analyst
8 105 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 84 (6.00%) Service Analyst
9 84 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
10 83 (5.93%) IT Support
11 75 (5.36%) Server Engineer
12 71 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 70 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
13 70 (5.00%) Technical Support
14 65 (4.64%) Architect
15 59 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
16 48 (3.43%) Wintel Consultant
17 45 (3.21%) Desktop Support
18 44 (3.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (0.79%) J2EE
2 8 (0.57%) HTML
3 7 (0.50%) Application Packaging
4 6 (0.43%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.36%) JDBC
5 5 (0.36%) .NET
5 5 (0.36%) XML
5 5 (0.36%) MAPI
6 4 (0.29%) SailPoint
6 4 (0.29%) JSP
7 3 (0.21%) LINQ
8 2 (0.14%) WSH
8 2 (0.14%) SAML
8 2 (0.14%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.071%) LAMP
9 1 (0.071%) Web Services
9 1 (0.071%) EDI
9 1 (0.071%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 363 (25.93%) Blackberry
2 182 (13.00%) Clustering
3 100 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (3.71%) Fat Client
4 52 (3.71%) Thin Client
5 46 (3.29%) Management Information System
6 42 (3.00%) Replication
7 30 (2.14%) PDA
8 28 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (1.93%) Hedge funds
9 27 (1.93%) CLARiiON
10 22 (1.57%) iPhone
10 22 (1.57%) EqualLogic
11 20 (1.43%) Smartphone
12 14 (1.00%) Statistics
13 12 (0.86%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.79%) Celerra
14 11 (0.79%) iPad
15 9 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
16 6 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1285 (91.79%) Windows
2 807 (57.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 762 (54.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 488 (34.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 417 (29.79%) Windows XP
6 206 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 166 (11.86%) Windows 8
8 96 (6.86%) Windows 2000
8 96 (6.86%) Windows Vista
9 73 (5.21%) Linux
10 52 (3.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 45 (3.21%) Apple iOS
12 41 (2.93%) Mac OS X
13 28 (2.00%) UNIX
14 26 (1.86%) Android
15 21 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
16 20 (1.43%) Mac OS
17 15 (1.07%) Solaris
18 11 (0.79%) AIX
19 10 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (19.50%) ITIL
2 198 (14.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 126 (9.00%) Migration
4 107 (7.64%) Service Delivery
5 69 (4.93%) Change Control
6 68 (4.86%) Software Distribution
7 66 (4.71%) Time Management
8 56 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 52 (3.71%) Kalman Filter
10 50 (3.57%) High Availability
11 49 (3.50%) Problem Management
12 47 (3.36%) BCP
13 46 (3.29%) Mentoring
14 45 (3.21%) Change Management
15 37 (2.64%) Project Management
16 32 (2.29%) CRM
17 29 (2.07%) Service Management
18 28 (2.00%) ITIL V3
19 23 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
19 23 (1.64%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 173 (12.36%) SQL
2 142 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 22 (1.57%) VB
4 21 (1.50%) C
5 18 (1.29%) VBScript
6 7 (0.50%) Java
7 5 (0.36%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.29%) Perl
8 4 (0.29%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.14%) Python
10 1 (0.071%) Ruby
10 1 (0.071%) PHP
10 1 (0.071%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.071%) C#
Qualifications
1 332 (23.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 224 (16.00%) MCSE
3 219 (15.64%) MCP
4 202 (14.43%) Security Cleared
5 182 (13.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 160 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 123 (8.79%) MCITP
8 115 (8.21%) MCSA
9 99 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
10 98 (7.00%) CCNA
11 72 (5.14%) Citrix Certification
11 72 (5.14%) DV Cleared
12 66 (4.71%) MCTS
12 66 (4.71%) CCA
13 62 (4.43%) Degree
14 29 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 22 (1.57%) CCEA
16 18 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (1.07%) CCNP
17 15 (1.07%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (12.00%) SLA
2 17 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.29%) QA
7 1 (0.071%) BS7799
System Software
1 1038 (74.14%) Active Directory
2 551 (39.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 330 (23.57%) Hyper-V
4 307 (21.93%) XenApp
5 184 (13.14%) vSphere
6 173 (12.36%) VMware ESX
7 120 (8.57%) Terminal Services
8 103 (7.36%) XenDesktop
9 81 (5.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 77 (5.50%) XenServer
11 48 (3.43%) MetaFrame
12 45 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
13 33 (2.36%) vCloud
14 31 (2.21%) ISA Server
15 24 (1.71%) Forefront TMG
16 19 (1.36%) UAG
17 17 (1.21%) VMware Server
18 13 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 12 (0.86%) NFS
20 8 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 208 (14.86%) Backup Exec
2 120 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 93 (6.64%) SCCM
4 76 (5.43%) NetBackup
5 38 (2.71%) SCOM
6 30 (2.14%) ARCserve
7 23 (1.64%) FortiGate
8 17 (1.21%) Tivoli
8 17 (1.21%) Netcool
9 14 (1.00%) WSUS
10 13 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 13 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 13 (0.93%) Unicenter
11 12 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 11 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.50%) SCVMM
13 7 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
14 6 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 5 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 896 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 757 (54.07%) VMware
3 554 (39.57%) Citrix
4 394 (28.14%) Cisco
5 240 (17.14%) Symantec
6 213 (15.21%) HP
7 172 (12.29%) Dell
8 109 (7.79%) NetApp
9 76 (5.43%) Apple
10 75 (5.36%) Avaya
11 73 (5.21%) EMC
12 67 (4.79%) Fujitsu
13 66 (4.71%) SonicWALL
14 62 (4.43%) Veeam
15 54 (3.86%) IBM
15 54 (3.86%) Veritas
16 52 (3.71%) McAfee
17 48 (3.43%) Juniper
18 47 (3.36%) Bloomberg
19 42 (3.00%) Sophos
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefts package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago