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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 519 415 342
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -73
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 417 719 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.61% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.88% 2.89% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 355 596 680
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- -5.10%

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
22174 24905 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.25% 21.29% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18464 20534 18696
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 £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 31 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 31 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 -124 383 £32,500 -7.14% 59
London -88 108 £32,500 -14.47% 16
South East -94 95 £27,500 -15.38% 12
East of England +15 52 £50,000 +44.40% 5
West Midlands -18 43 £33,500 -4.28% 5
Yorkshire -3 40 £30,000 -14.28% 9
Birmingham -3 34 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Bedfordshire +15 24 £55,000 +56.02% 1
West Yorkshire +1 24 £34,500 +2.22% 8
City of London -4 24 £34,250 -31.50% 2
Hampshire -9 24 £25,000 -2.91% 1
Leeds +7 23 £34,500 -1.42% 7
Bedford +18 19 £60,000 +79.10%
Farnborough -10 19 £25,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -14 19 £27,500 -34.52% 3
Surrey -9 16 £31,500 -10.00% 1
North West -18 16 £30,000 -8.39% 5
Milton Keynes -17 15 £27,500 -32.92% 1
Manchester +9 14 £32,500 -0.76% 3
Scotland +23 13 £43,750 +65.09%
East Midlands -8 13 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Hertfordshire -23 13 £46,500 +12.04% 3
South West -27 13 £36,000 +44.00% 3
Wales -8 12 £34,000 +38.77% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £32,500 +19.26%
South Wales -15 11 £32,250 +31.63% 1
Berkshire -46 11 £38,000 -7.31% 4
Hemel Hempstead - 11 - -
Bromley +17 10 £22,500 -40.00%
West Sussex +5 10 £26,500 +1.92% 3

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 975 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 917 (94.05%) Windows
3 745 (76.41%) Active Directory
4 656 (67.28%) Microsoft
5 589 (60.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 574 (58.87%) VMware
7 572 (58.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 550 (56.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 476 (48.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 460 (47.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 403 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 373 (38.26%) Citrix
13 335 (34.36%) Firewall
14 308 (31.59%) Cisco
15 286 (29.33%) DNS
16 270 (27.69%) Windows XP
17 267 (27.38%) MS Excel
18 264 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
19 253 (25.95%) SAN
19 253 (25.95%) Exchange Server 2013
20 250 (25.64%) Hyper-V
21 234 (24.00%) TCP/IP
21 234 (24.00%) ITIL
22 212 (21.74%) DHCP
23 207 (21.23%) Blackberry
24 205 (21.03%) MS Office
25 202 (20.72%) HP
26 197 (20.21%) XenApp
27 184 (18.87%) WAN
28 179 (18.36%) vSphere

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 975 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 572 (58.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 476 (48.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 253 (25.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 118 (12.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 107 (10.97%) SharePoint
7 86 (8.82%) Lync
8 75 (7.69%) IIS
9 46 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
10 15 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (1.44%) Apache
12 12 (1.23%) Live Communications Server
13 10 (1.03%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 9 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.31%) IBM Notes
17 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
17 1 (0.10%) SAS
Applications
1 267 (27.38%) MS Excel
2 205 (21.03%) MS Office
3 7 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.31%) MS Project
4 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.31%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 160 (16.41%) Office 365
2 19 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.92%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.72%) SaaS
5 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.31%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.21%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 335 (34.36%) Firewall
2 286 (29.33%) DNS
3 253 (25.95%) SAN
4 234 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 212 (21.74%) DHCP
6 184 (18.87%) WAN
7 159 (16.31%) LAN
8 138 (14.15%) VPN
9 90 (9.23%) Wireless
10 63 (6.46%) VLAN
11 57 (5.85%) Internet
12 50 (5.13%) NAS
13 38 (3.90%) iSCSI
14 31 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
15 30 (3.08%) VoIP
16 28 (2.87%) SSL
17 26 (2.67%) IPsec
18 25 (2.56%) NetScaler
19 24 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
20 21 (2.15%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (17.64%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.21%) MS Access
7 2 (0.21%) MySQL
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.10%) dBASE
8 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 119 (12.21%) Finance
2 30 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 26 (2.67%) Banking
4 25 (2.56%) Legal
5 20 (2.05%) Back Office
6 19 (1.95%) Law
7 16 (1.64%) Publishing
8 11 (1.13%) Retail
9 9 (0.92%) French Language
10 7 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
10 7 (0.72%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.51%) Advertising
12 4 (0.41%) German Language
13 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.31%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Local Government
15 1 (0.10%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 240 (24.62%) Support Engineer
2 156 (16.00%) Analyst
3 136 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 107 (10.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 86 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 75 (7.69%) IT Support
7 74 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 61 (6.26%) Systems Engineer
9 54 (5.54%) 3rd Line Support
9 54 (5.54%) Consultant
10 50 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
11 48 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (4.82%) Server Engineer
12 47 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
13 46 (4.72%) Team Leader
14 45 (4.62%) Network Engineer
15 43 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
16 41 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
16 41 (4.21%) Service Analyst
16 41 (4.21%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.85%) HTML
2 9 (0.92%) MAPI
3 6 (0.62%) Web Services
3 6 (0.62%) .NET
3 6 (0.62%) COM
4 5 (0.51%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.31%) LAMP
5 3 (0.31%) CSS
6 2 (0.21%) J2EE
6 2 (0.21%) XMPP
6 2 (0.21%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.10%) LINQ
7 1 (0.10%) COM+
7 1 (0.10%) DCOM
7 1 (0.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 207 (21.23%) Blackberry
2 76 (7.79%) Clustering
3 47 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 44 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 37 (3.79%) HP StoreVirtual
7 35 (3.59%) Replication
8 21 (2.15%) Thin Client
8 21 (2.15%) Fat Client
8 21 (2.15%) EqualLogic
9 20 (2.05%) iPhone
10 17 (1.74%) PDA
11 14 (1.44%) BYOD
12 11 (1.13%) CMDB
13 10 (1.03%) Statistics
14 9 (0.92%) Computer Science
15 8 (0.82%) Mathematics
16 7 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
16 7 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
16 7 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 917 (94.05%) Windows
2 589 (60.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 550 (56.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 460 (47.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 270 (27.69%) Windows XP
6 176 (18.05%) Windows 8
7 162 (16.62%) Windows 7
8 78 (8.00%) Windows Vista
9 75 (7.69%) Linux
10 64 (6.56%) Windows 2000
11 60 (6.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 44 (4.51%) Android
13 32 (3.28%) Mac OS
14 31 (3.18%) UNIX
15 23 (2.36%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.33%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.72%) Debian
18 7 (0.72%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (24.00%) ITIL
2 67 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 57 (5.85%) Migration
4 55 (5.64%) Service Delivery
4 55 (5.64%) Change Management
5 46 (4.72%) Change Control
5 46 (4.72%) Mentoring
6 35 (3.59%) Project Management
7 34 (3.49%) Server Building
8 27 (2.77%) CRM
9 25 (2.56%) High Availability
9 25 (2.56%) Time Management
10 22 (2.26%) Problem Management
11 21 (2.15%) Incident Management
11 21 (2.15%) Load Balancing
12 19 (1.95%) PRINCE2
12 19 (1.95%) Service Management
13 17 (1.74%) Business Continuity
13 17 (1.74%) Mobile Device Management
14 15 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 140 (14.36%) SQL
2 69 (7.08%) PowerShell
3 17 (1.74%) VBScript
4 14 (1.44%) C
5 9 (0.92%) VB
6 4 (0.41%) Perl
7 3 (0.31%) AWK
7 3 (0.31%) Korn
7 3 (0.31%) C#
8 2 (0.21%) PHP
9 1 (0.10%) VB6
9 1 (0.10%) Ruby
9 1 (0.10%) C++
9 1 (0.10%) Java
9 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 264 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 175 (17.95%) MCSE
3 114 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
4 113 (11.59%) CCNA
5 97 (9.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 91 (9.33%) MCSA
7 81 (8.31%) MCP
8 72 (7.38%) MCITP
9 68 (6.97%) Security Cleared
10 58 (5.95%) SC Cleared
11 53 (5.44%) CCNP
12 44 (4.51%) Degree
13 32 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
14 26 (2.67%) CCA
15 24 (2.46%) VCP5
16 20 (2.05%) MCTS
17 17 (1.74%) DV Cleared
18 10 (1.03%) NCDA
18 10 (1.03%) MCDST
19 7 (0.72%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (11.59%) SLA
2 8 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.31%) QA
3 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 745 (76.41%) Active Directory
2 403 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 250 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 197 (20.21%) XenApp
5 179 (18.36%) vSphere
6 143 (14.67%) VMware ESX
7 86 (8.82%) XenDesktop
8 61 (6.26%) Terminal Services
9 57 (5.85%) VMware ESXi
10 40 (4.10%) XenServer
11 37 (3.79%) vCloud
12 27 (2.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 23 (2.36%) VMware Server
14 22 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 22 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
15 15 (1.54%) ISA Server
16 13 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (1.13%) Terminal Server
18 6 (0.62%) UAG
19 4 (0.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 164 (16.82%) Backup Exec
2 76 (7.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 61 (6.26%) SCCM
4 51 (5.23%) NetBackup
5 48 (4.92%) SCOM
6 31 (3.18%) ARCserve
7 21 (2.15%) SCVMM
8 17 (1.74%) WSUS
9 15 (1.54%) FortiGate
10 9 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (0.92%) vMotion
11 7 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.51%) OpenView
12 5 (0.51%) MOM
13 4 (0.41%) XenMobile
14 3 (0.31%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 2 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 656 (67.28%) Microsoft
2 574 (58.87%) VMware
3 373 (38.26%) Citrix
4 308 (31.59%) Cisco
5 202 (20.72%) HP
6 177 (18.15%) Symantec
7 108 (11.08%) Dell
8 95 (9.74%) NetApp
9 63 (6.46%) Sophos
10 56 (5.74%) Veeam
11 49 (5.03%) EMC
12 48 (4.92%) SonicWALL
13 41 (4.21%) CheckPoint
14 37 (3.79%) Apple
15 35 (3.59%) IBM
16 33 (3.38%) Juniper
17 32 (3.28%) Veritas
18 31 (3.18%) Avaya
18 31 (3.18%) McAfee
19 27 (2.77%) Intel
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