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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 501 411 340
Rank change year-on-year
-90 -71
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 443 711 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.59% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.92% 2.80% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 364 621 715
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%

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
23015 25426 22686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.83% 21.20% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19174 21234 19242
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -103 411 £32,500 -5.79% 47
London -59 116 £35,000 -6.66% 14
South East -69 96 £28,000 -11.11% 11
East of England +10 57 £47,500 +26.66% 2
West Midlands -13 47 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Yorkshire +11 41 £32,500 - 6
Birmingham -1 38 £35,000 -17.64% 2
City of London +6 26 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South West -12 26 £33,250 -21.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -18 21 £27,500 -34.52% 2
West Yorkshire +4 20 £34,500 +6.15% 5
Hampshire -6 20 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Milton Keynes -20 20 £27,500 -32.92% 1
Hertfordshire -19 18 £43,250 +8.12%
Bedfordshire +22 17 £55,000 +48.64%
Leeds +11 17 £34,500 +6.15% 4
North Yorkshire +17 16 £25,750 -42.77% 1
Essex +5 16 £30,000 +39.53%
Farnborough -18 16 £25,000 - 3
Scotland +19 15 £45,000 +46.34% 2
Surrey -10 15 £28,000 -13.84% 2
Bedford +28 14 £55,000 +64.17%
North West -22 14 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Kent +4 13 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Wales +1 13 £32,250 +31.63% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 12 - -
Manchester -1 12 £31,250 -3.84% 1
South Wales -1 12 £30,500 +24.48% 1
West Sussex -5 11 £27,000 +11.34% 1
Bristol -6 10 £37,750 -28.09% 2

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1022 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 954 (93.35%) Windows
3 784 (76.71%) Active Directory
4 683 (66.83%) Microsoft
5 609 (59.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 608 (59.49%) VMware
7 598 (58.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 584 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 489 (47.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 466 (45.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 430 (42.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 396 (38.75%) Citrix
13 360 (35.23%) Firewall
14 321 (31.41%) Cisco
15 301 (29.45%) Windows XP
16 297 (29.06%) DNS
17 294 (28.77%) MS Excel
18 281 (27.50%) SAN
19 271 (26.52%) Microsoft Certification
20 269 (26.32%) Hyper-V
21 262 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
22 249 (24.36%) TCP/IP
23 245 (23.97%) ITIL
24 237 (23.19%) Blackberry
25 224 (21.92%) DHCP
26 222 (21.72%) MS Office
27 206 (20.16%) HP
28 205 (20.06%) XenApp
29 203 (19.86%) Symantec
29 203 (19.86%) SQL Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1022 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 598 (58.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 489 (47.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 262 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 136 (13.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 115 (11.25%) SharePoint
7 99 (9.69%) Lync
8 75 (7.34%) IIS
9 46 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2000
10 19 (1.86%) Office Communications Server
11 17 (1.66%) Live Communications Server
12 15 (1.47%) Apache
13 14 (1.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 14 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.39%) IBM Notes
17 1 (0.098%) WorkSite
Applications
1 294 (28.77%) MS Excel
2 222 (21.72%) MS Office
3 7 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) MS Project
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.29%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.098%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 150 (14.68%) Office 365
2 24 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.68%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.49%) SaaS
5 3 (0.29%) IaaS
5 3 (0.29%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.098%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.098%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 360 (35.23%) Firewall
2 297 (29.06%) DNS
3 281 (27.50%) SAN
4 249 (24.36%) TCP/IP
5 224 (21.92%) DHCP
6 188 (18.40%) WAN
7 160 (15.66%) LAN
8 146 (14.29%) VPN
9 95 (9.30%) Wireless
10 69 (6.75%) VLAN
11 53 (5.19%) Internet
12 45 (4.40%) NAS
13 44 (4.31%) iSCSI
14 39 (3.82%) VoIP
15 31 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (2.84%) SSL
16 29 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (2.45%) NetScaler
18 24 (2.35%) IPsec
19 21 (2.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.29%) MS Access
8 2 (0.20%) MySQL
9 1 (0.098%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.098%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (0.20%) MSI
3 1 (0.098%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.098%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio
General
1 130 (12.72%) Finance
2 32 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.64%) Back Office
4 25 (2.45%) Legal
5 23 (2.25%) Law
6 22 (2.15%) Banking
7 19 (1.86%) Retail
8 16 (1.57%) Publishing
9 9 (0.88%) French Language
10 7 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
12 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.49%) Advertising
13 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.29%) German Language
14 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.20%) Local Government
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
16 1 (0.098%) Games
Job Titles
1 253 (24.76%) Support Engineer
2 154 (15.07%) Analyst
2 154 (15.07%) 2nd Line Support
3 121 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 83 (8.12%) Support Analyst
5 82 (8.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 71 (6.95%) IT Support
7 66 (6.46%) 3rd Line Support
8 62 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
9 58 (5.68%) Consultant
10 51 (4.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 47 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
11 47 (4.60%) Technical Support
12 46 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
13 45 (4.40%) Server Engineer
14 42 (4.11%) Team Leader
14 42 (4.11%) Architect
15 41 (4.01%) Network Engineer
15 41 (4.01%) 1st Line Support
16 39 (3.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.05%) HTML
2 11 (1.08%) MAPI
3 7 (0.68%) .NET
3 7 (0.68%) COM
3 7 (0.68%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.49%) Web Services
5 3 (0.29%) CSS
5 3 (0.29%) LAMP
6 2 (0.20%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (0.20%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.20%) J2EE
7 1 (0.098%) COM+
7 1 (0.098%) DCOM
7 1 (0.098%) XML
7 1 (0.098%) SAML
7 1 (0.098%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 237 (23.19%) Blackberry
2 91 (8.90%) Clustering
3 59 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 45 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (3.72%) Replication
5 38 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 37 (3.62%) HP StoreVirtual
7 29 (2.84%) EqualLogic
8 26 (2.54%) Fat Client
8 26 (2.54%) Thin Client
9 25 (2.45%) PDA
10 24 (2.35%) iPhone
11 14 (1.37%) BYOD
12 13 (1.27%) CMDB
13 11 (1.08%) Statistics
14 9 (0.88%) Computer Science
15 8 (0.78%) FlexPod
16 7 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
17 6 (0.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 954 (93.35%) Windows
2 609 (59.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 584 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 466 (45.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 301 (29.45%) Windows XP
6 192 (18.79%) Windows 8
7 168 (16.44%) Windows 7
8 88 (8.61%) Windows Vista
9 79 (7.73%) Linux
10 71 (6.95%) Windows 2000
11 58 (5.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 57 (5.58%) Android
13 39 (3.82%) Mac OS
14 32 (3.13%) UNIX
15 20 (1.96%) Apple iOS
16 18 (1.76%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 7 (0.68%) Debian
19 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (23.97%) ITIL
2 81 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 70 (6.85%) Migration
4 64 (6.26%) Service Delivery
5 47 (4.60%) Change Management
5 47 (4.60%) Mentoring
6 43 (4.21%) Change Control
7 33 (3.23%) CRM
8 32 (3.13%) Project Management
9 31 (3.03%) Server Building
10 30 (2.94%) Time Management
11 27 (2.64%) High Availability
12 23 (2.25%) Problem Management
12 23 (2.25%) Business Continuity
13 22 (2.15%) Incident Management
14 21 (2.05%) Service Management
15 19 (1.86%) Data Migration
16 17 (1.66%) PRINCE2
17 16 (1.57%) Root Cause Analysis
17 16 (1.57%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (13.80%) SQL
2 79 (7.73%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.15%) VBScript
4 16 (1.57%) C
5 9 (0.88%) VB
6 5 (0.49%) C#
7 4 (0.39%) Perl
8 3 (0.29%) Korn
8 3 (0.29%) AWK
9 2 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.098%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.098%) C++
10 1 (0.098%) Java
10 1 (0.098%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.098%) VB6
10 1 (0.098%) Ruby
10 1 (0.098%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.098%) Python
Qualifications
1 271 (26.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 186 (18.20%) MCSE
3 110 (10.76%) CCNA
3 110 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
4 108 (10.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 98 (9.59%) MCSA
6 84 (8.22%) MCP
7 77 (7.53%) Security Cleared
8 73 (7.14%) MCITP
9 66 (6.46%) SC Cleared
10 46 (4.50%) Degree
11 45 (4.40%) CCNP
12 41 (4.01%) Citrix Certification
13 36 (3.52%) CCA
14 26 (2.54%) MCTS
15 22 (2.15%) VCP5
16 21 (2.05%) DV Cleared
17 16 (1.57%) NCDA
18 10 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.98%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (11.45%) SLA
2 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.29%) QA
3 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 784 (76.71%) Active Directory
2 430 (42.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 269 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 205 (20.06%) XenApp
5 197 (19.28%) vSphere
6 145 (14.19%) VMware ESX
7 97 (9.49%) XenDesktop
8 59 (5.77%) Terminal Services
9 58 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
10 45 (4.40%) XenServer
11 38 (3.72%) vCloud
12 32 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 25 (2.45%) VMware Server
14 23 (2.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 18 (1.76%) Forefront TMG
16 14 (1.37%) ISA Server
17 12 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
18 11 (1.08%) Terminal Server
19 7 (0.68%) UAG
20 4 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 178 (17.42%) Backup Exec
2 84 (8.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 59 (5.77%) SCCM
4 58 (5.68%) NetBackup
5 50 (4.89%) SCOM
6 30 (2.94%) ARCserve
7 27 (2.64%) SCVMM
8 20 (1.96%) WSUS
9 17 (1.66%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (0.78%) vMotion
12 6 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.49%) OpenView
13 5 (0.49%) MOM
14 4 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 3 (0.29%) Netcool
15 3 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 3 (0.29%) Nagios
15 3 (0.29%) Unicenter
15 3 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 683 (66.83%) Microsoft
2 608 (59.49%) VMware
3 396 (38.75%) Citrix
4 321 (31.41%) Cisco
5 206 (20.16%) HP
6 203 (19.86%) Symantec
7 119 (11.64%) Dell
8 104 (10.18%) NetApp
9 70 (6.85%) Sophos
10 69 (6.75%) Veeam
11 57 (5.58%) EMC
12 44 (4.31%) Apple
13 39 (3.82%) SonicWALL
14 37 (3.62%) CheckPoint
14 37 (3.62%) IBM
15 36 (3.52%) Veritas
15 36 (3.52%) Avaya
16 34 (3.33%) Juniper
17 29 (2.84%) McAfee
18 28 (2.74%) Intel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28600 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago