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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 395 338 258
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -80
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 739 802 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.75% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 3.73% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 589 689 1060
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 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
24025 21479 24310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.01% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19546 18194 20795
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 2 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 2 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 -66 680 £35,000 -6.66% 84
London -40 223 £37,500 -11.76% 25
South East -15 216 £32,500 -13.33% 21
Berkshire +4 90 £40,000 -10.11% 5
West Midlands -30 58 £35,000 +6.06% 8
Bracknell +22 51 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Surrey -4 51 £32,500 -26.13% 7
Yorkshire -35 48 £40,000 +33.33% 8
South West -7 46 £25,000 +8.69% 7
City of London -13 46 £43,500 -17.14% 8
East of England -70 38 £36,250 +9.02% 8
Birmingham -8 36 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Reading +3 35 £40,000 -6.43% 1
Hampshire -19 35 £25,500 -26.08% 2
West Yorkshire -26 28 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Leeds -24 27 £45,000 +63.63% 2
North West -31 27 £33,000 -15.38% 3
Wales +24 26 £24,500 -27.40% 5
South Wales +21 26 £24,500 -30.00% 5
South Yorkshire +13 25 £37,000 -32.72% 1
Bristol +11 24 £35,000 +34.61% 4
East Midlands -5 23 £30,000 -11.11% 4
Cardiff +12 22 £24,500 -30.00% 4
Sheffield +3 22 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire -20 22 £39,000 +34.48% 4
Hertfordshire -32 17 £41,500 +33.87% 5
Bromley -4 16 £37,500 -
Manchester -16 15 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Wiltshire -2 14 £23,500 -38.96%
Southampton +6 13 £22,500 -33.82% 1

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 1462 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1362 (93.16%) Windows
3 1033 (70.66%) Active Directory
4 946 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 927 (63.41%) Microsoft
6 886 (60.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 807 (55.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 783 (53.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 755 (51.64%) VMware
10 509 (34.82%) Citrix
11 496 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 472 (32.28%) DNS
13 445 (30.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 436 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2013
14 436 (29.82%) Firewall
15 433 (29.62%) MS Excel
16 414 (28.32%) Microsoft Certification
17 387 (26.47%) Windows XP
18 382 (26.13%) Cisco
19 345 (23.60%) Blackberry
20 340 (23.26%) Hyper-V
21 336 (22.98%) SAN
22 324 (22.16%) MS Office
23 317 (21.68%) DHCP
24 301 (20.59%) ITIL
24 301 (20.59%) Symantec
25 298 (20.38%) SQL Server
26 273 (18.67%) TCP/IP
27 250 (17.10%) MCSE
28 244 (16.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 1462 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 946 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 783 (53.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 436 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 244 (16.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 195 (13.34%) Lync
7 140 (9.58%) SharePoint
8 122 (8.34%) IIS
9 107 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2000
10 72 (4.92%) Office Communications Server
11 38 (2.60%) Live Communications Server
12 36 (2.46%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 30 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.62%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
16 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.21%) Apache
17 3 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 433 (29.62%) MS Excel
2 324 (22.16%) MS Office
3 19 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.14%) Summit
5 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.068%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 168 (11.49%) Office 365
2 16 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.068%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 472 (32.28%) DNS
2 436 (29.82%) Firewall
3 336 (22.98%) SAN
4 317 (21.68%) DHCP
5 273 (18.67%) TCP/IP
6 230 (15.73%) WAN
7 225 (15.39%) LAN
8 190 (13.00%) VPN
9 124 (8.48%) Internet
10 110 (7.52%) NAS
11 102 (6.98%) Wireless
12 58 (3.97%) VLAN
13 55 (3.76%) iSCSI
14 51 (3.49%) Network Security
15 48 (3.28%) Unified Communications
16 39 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
17 35 (2.39%) VoIP
18 34 (2.33%) Ethernet
19 33 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
20 29 (1.98%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (20.38%) SQL Server
2 137 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 52 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (0.75%) MS Access
7 4 (0.27%) MySQL
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.21%) DB2
9 2 (0.14%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.068%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.068%) Informix
10 1 (0.068%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.068%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.068%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.068%) AdminStudio
General
1 161 (11.01%) Finance
2 57 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.01%) Retail
4 28 (1.92%) Legal
5 23 (1.57%) Law
6 20 (1.37%) Banking
7 8 (0.55%) French Language
8 7 (0.48%) German Language
8 7 (0.48%) Italian Language
8 7 (0.48%) Back Office
9 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.27%) Marketing
10 3 (0.21%) Advertising
11 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.14%) Local Government
11 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.068%) Electronics
12 1 (0.068%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 333 (22.78%) Support Engineer
2 201 (13.75%) Analyst
3 185 (12.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 185 (12.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 136 (9.30%) Consultant
5 135 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 101 (6.91%) Support Analyst
7 95 (6.50%) Server Engineer
8 81 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
9 79 (5.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 75 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 73 (4.99%) Server Support
12 70 (4.79%) Messaging Engineer
13 68 (4.65%) Architect
14 63 (4.31%) IT Support
15 60 (4.10%) Technical Support
16 56 (3.83%) Service Analyst
17 53 (3.63%) Network Engineer
18 52 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
19 51 (3.49%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.44%) .NET
2 12 (0.82%) COM
3 10 (0.68%) HTML
4 9 (0.62%) Web Services
4 9 (0.62%) Application Packaging
5 8 (0.55%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.48%) WSH
6 7 (0.48%) LINQ
7 6 (0.41%) CSS
8 5 (0.34%) XML
8 5 (0.34%) MSMQ
8 5 (0.34%) jQuery
8 5 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (0.27%) ADSI
10 2 (0.14%) JDBC
10 2 (0.14%) J2EE
11 1 (0.068%) JSP
11 1 (0.068%) EDI
11 1 (0.068%) ODBC
11 1 (0.068%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 345 (23.60%) Blackberry
2 153 (10.47%) Clustering
3 41 (2.80%) Thin Client
3 41 (2.80%) Fat Client
4 39 (2.67%) iPhone
5 38 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (2.39%) CLARiiON
7 34 (2.33%) Replication
8 33 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 27 (1.85%) Hedge funds
10 25 (1.71%) EqualLogic
11 23 (1.57%) iPad
12 17 (1.16%) PDA
13 15 (1.03%) Statistics
13 15 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.89%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.55%) Celerra
16 7 (0.48%) Computer Science
16 7 (0.48%) CMDB
16 7 (0.48%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1362 (93.16%) Windows
2 886 (60.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 807 (55.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 445 (30.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 387 (26.47%) Windows XP
6 202 (13.82%) Windows 7
7 158 (10.81%) Windows 8
8 104 (7.11%) Windows Vista
9 102 (6.98%) Linux
10 88 (6.02%) Windows 2000
11 60 (4.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 42 (2.87%) UNIX
12 42 (2.87%) Apple iOS
12 42 (2.87%) Android
13 32 (2.19%) Windows Mobile
14 29 (1.98%) Mac OS X
15 28 (1.92%) Mac OS
16 18 (1.23%) Solaris
17 15 (1.03%) AIX
18 14 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (20.59%) ITIL
2 197 (13.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 158 (10.81%) Migration
4 123 (8.41%) Service Delivery
5 74 (5.06%) Change Management
6 69 (4.72%) Project Management
6 69 (4.72%) Time Management
6 69 (4.72%) Change Control
7 62 (4.24%) Software Distribution
7 62 (4.24%) Kalman Filter
8 60 (4.10%) Mentoring
9 51 (3.49%) Incident Management
10 42 (2.87%) High Availability
11 37 (2.53%) Service Management
12 34 (2.33%) Problem Management
13 30 (2.05%) Technical Architecture
13 30 (2.05%) Technical Analysis
14 25 (1.71%) CRM
15 24 (1.64%) PRINCE2
16 23 (1.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (13.41%) SQL
2 126 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 34 (2.33%) VB
4 17 (1.16%) VBScript
5 13 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 9 (0.62%) C
6 9 (0.62%) C#
7 7 (0.48%) Perl
8 6 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.27%) Python
10 3 (0.21%) PHP
10 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.068%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 414 (28.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 250 (17.10%) MCSE
3 201 (13.75%) Security Cleared
4 195 (13.34%) MCITP
5 155 (10.60%) SC Cleared
6 153 (10.47%) MCP
7 143 (9.78%) MCSA
8 141 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
9 139 (9.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 126 (8.62%) CCNA
11 89 (6.09%) MCTS
12 87 (5.95%) Degree
13 62 (4.24%) DV Cleared
14 34 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
15 28 (1.92%) CCA
16 24 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 23 (1.57%) CCNP
18 21 (1.44%) NCDA
19 13 (0.89%) CCEA
19 13 (0.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (11.35%) SLA
2 18 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.96%) QA
5 5 (0.34%) BS7799
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1033 (70.66%) Active Directory
2 496 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 340 (23.26%) Hyper-V
4 227 (15.53%) XenApp
5 193 (13.20%) vSphere
6 171 (11.70%) VMware ESX
7 133 (9.10%) Terminal Services
8 93 (6.36%) XenDesktop
9 60 (4.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 53 (3.63%) XenServer
11 47 (3.21%) ISA Server
12 43 (2.94%) MetaFrame
13 37 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
14 27 (1.85%) Terminal Server
15 25 (1.71%) Forefront TMG
16 21 (1.44%) UAG
17 18 (1.23%) VMware Server
18 14 (0.96%) KVM
18 14 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 12 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 222 (15.18%) Backup Exec
2 150 (10.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 117 (8.00%) SCCM
4 75 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 53 (3.63%) SCOM
6 41 (2.80%) ARCserve
7 31 (2.12%) WSUS
8 30 (2.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 18 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
10 13 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 12 (0.82%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (0.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (0.55%) Unicenter
13 8 (0.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 8 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
13 8 (0.55%) Netcool
14 7 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 6 (0.41%) MOM
16 5 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 927 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 755 (51.64%) VMware
3 509 (34.82%) Citrix
4 382 (26.13%) Cisco
5 301 (20.59%) Symantec
6 208 (14.23%) HP
7 158 (10.81%) NetApp
8 115 (7.87%) Dell
9 81 (5.54%) McAfee
10 77 (5.27%) EMC
11 71 (4.86%) Avaya
12 57 (3.90%) SonicWALL
13 51 (3.49%) Fujitsu
14 46 (3.15%) Sophos
14 46 (3.15%) Apple
14 46 (3.15%) Veeam
15 42 (2.87%) WatchGuard
16 38 (2.60%) Veritas
17 32 (2.19%) Oracle
18 31 (2.12%) IBM
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £6k car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bucknell, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000 per annum + car
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 + Car/Car allowance, on call
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k + £400 per month car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago