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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 401 344 291
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -53
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 710 834 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.76% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.93% 3.63% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 596 704 939
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 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
24197 22975 23424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.27% 20.99% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20414 19162 20362
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -66 671 £35,000 -6.66% 79
London -51 258 £35,000 -12.50% 28
South East -12 186 £34,000 -9.33% 10
Berkshire +19 75 £39,500 -12.22% 1
City of London +1 57 £30,500 -39.00% 6
East of England -35 50 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Yorkshire -34 49 £35,000 +15.70% 8
West Midlands -11 41 £35,000 -3.44% 9
South West +5 39 £34,000 +1.49% 10
Surrey -24 34 £27,750 -2.63% 2
Birmingham -3 31 £35,000 -1.40% 3
Reading -5 30 £37,500 -16.66%
West Yorkshire -23 30 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Bracknell -6 29 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +9 28 £33,125 -5.35% 3
Hertfordshire -17 25 £50,000 +47.05% 2
East Midlands -3 24 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Leeds -11 24 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Bristol +7 20 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Essex -13 20 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Milton Keynes +12 19 £33,125 +6.85% 3
South Wales +10 18 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Bromley +6 18 £22,500 -40.00%
Wales +1 18 £24,000 -20.00% 1
East Sussex +15 17 £38,000 - 1
North West -19 17 £35,750 -8.62% 6
Hampshire -22 16 £32,500 - 3
Cardiff +12 15 £24,000 -17.24%
Brighton +7 15 £24,000 -
Northamptonshire -9 15 £37,500 +20.96% 2

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1439 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1319 (91.66%) Windows
3 1047 (72.76%) Active Directory
4 925 (64.28%) Microsoft
5 919 (63.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 837 (58.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 788 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 775 (53.86%) VMware
9 749 (52.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 553 (38.43%) Citrix
10 553 (38.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 497 (34.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 476 (33.08%) DNS
13 467 (32.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 440 (30.58%) MS Excel
15 431 (29.95%) Firewall
16 415 (28.84%) Windows XP
17 392 (27.24%) Cisco
18 360 (25.02%) Blackberry
19 353 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
20 352 (24.46%) MS Office
21 334 (23.21%) Hyper-V
22 330 (22.93%) SAN
23 306 (21.26%) DHCP
24 285 (19.81%) XenApp
25 283 (19.67%) ITIL
26 277 (19.25%) TCP/IP
27 255 (17.72%) Symantec
28 252 (17.51%) SQL Server
29 251 (17.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1439 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 919 (63.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 749 (52.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 467 (32.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 251 (17.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 156 (10.84%) Lync
7 122 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2000
8 101 (7.02%) IIS
9 93 (6.46%) SharePoint
10 54 (3.75%) Live Communications Server
11 43 (2.99%) Office Communications Server
12 35 (2.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 23 (1.60%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
15 9 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.49%) Apache
17 6 (0.42%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
18 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
19 4 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 440 (30.58%) MS Excel
2 352 (24.46%) MS Office
3 16 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.42%) Acrobat
5 6 (0.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.21%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.069%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.069%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.069%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 156 (10.84%) Office 365
2 29 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.069%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.069%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 476 (33.08%) DNS
2 431 (29.95%) Firewall
3 330 (22.93%) SAN
4 306 (21.26%) DHCP
5 277 (19.25%) TCP/IP
6 198 (13.76%) WAN
7 193 (13.41%) LAN
8 159 (11.05%) VPN
9 145 (10.08%) Internet
10 117 (8.13%) Wireless
11 109 (7.57%) NAS
12 75 (5.21%) iSCSI
13 70 (4.86%) VLAN
14 43 (2.99%) VoIP
15 38 (2.64%) Cisco ASA
16 36 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
16 36 (2.50%) SSL
17 35 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
18 33 (2.29%) Unified Communications
19 31 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 112 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 39 (2.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 32 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.83%) MS Access
7 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.35%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (0.21%) MySQL
10 2 (0.14%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.069%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.069%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.069%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.069%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.069%) Hudson
General
1 163 (11.33%) Finance
2 60 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 40 (2.78%) Retail
4 27 (1.88%) Law
5 24 (1.67%) Legal
6 14 (0.97%) Banking
6 14 (0.97%) Advertising
7 11 (0.76%) French Language
8 6 (0.42%) German Language
8 6 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 6 (0.42%) Back Office
9 5 (0.35%) Electronics
10 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.069%) Marketing
11 1 (0.069%) Publishing
11 1 (0.069%) Front Office
11 1 (0.069%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.069%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 332 (23.07%) Support Engineer
2 233 (16.19%) Analyst
3 198 (13.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 166 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 146 (10.15%) Consultant
6 120 (8.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 113 (7.85%) Support Analyst
8 103 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 84 (5.84%) IT Support
10 82 (5.70%) Service Analyst
10 82 (5.70%) Service Desk Analyst
11 77 (5.35%) Messaging Engineer
12 75 (5.21%) Server Engineer
13 68 (4.73%) Technical Support
13 68 (4.73%) Architect
14 67 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 61 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
16 50 (3.47%) Wintel Consultant
17 43 (2.99%) Desktop Support
18 41 (2.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (0.69%) J2EE
2 7 (0.49%) .NET
3 6 (0.42%) MSMQ
3 6 (0.42%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.35%) HTML
4 5 (0.35%) JDBC
4 5 (0.35%) XML
5 4 (0.28%) SailPoint
6 3 (0.21%) JSP
6 3 (0.21%) COM
6 3 (0.21%) LINQ
7 2 (0.14%) MAPI
7 2 (0.14%) WSH
7 2 (0.14%) Web Services
8 1 (0.069%) ODBC
8 1 (0.069%) CSS
8 1 (0.069%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.069%) LAMP
8 1 (0.069%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.069%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 360 (25.02%) Blackberry
2 190 (13.20%) Clustering
3 107 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (3.27%) Thin Client
4 47 (3.27%) Fat Client
5 43 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 36 (2.50%) Replication
7 32 (2.22%) CLARiiON
7 32 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.08%) Hedge funds
9 27 (1.88%) PDA
10 19 (1.32%) iPhone
10 19 (1.32%) EqualLogic
11 18 (1.25%) Smartphone
12 16 (1.11%) Statistics
13 14 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (0.83%) Celerra
14 12 (0.83%) iPad
15 11 (0.76%) Mathematics
16 6 (0.42%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1319 (91.66%) Windows
2 837 (58.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 788 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 497 (34.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 415 (28.84%) Windows XP
6 211 (14.66%) Windows 7
7 155 (10.77%) Windows 8
8 103 (7.16%) Windows 2000
8 103 (7.16%) Windows Vista
9 75 (5.21%) Linux
10 58 (4.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 47 (3.27%) Apple iOS
12 39 (2.71%) Mac OS X
13 31 (2.15%) UNIX
14 27 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
15 26 (1.81%) Android
16 18 (1.25%) Mac OS
17 17 (1.18%) Solaris
18 11 (0.76%) AIX
19 10 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (19.67%) ITIL
2 201 (13.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 142 (9.87%) Migration
4 107 (7.44%) Service Delivery
5 70 (4.86%) Change Control
5 70 (4.86%) Software Distribution
6 64 (4.45%) Time Management
7 55 (3.82%) Incident Management
8 53 (3.68%) Kalman Filter
8 53 (3.68%) Mentoring
9 52 (3.61%) High Availability
9 52 (3.61%) Project Management
10 50 (3.47%) Change Management
11 48 (3.34%) Problem Management
12 41 (2.85%) BCP
13 33 (2.29%) CRM
14 31 (2.15%) ITIL V3
15 29 (2.02%) Service Management
16 27 (1.88%) PRINCE2
17 24 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 174 (12.09%) SQL
2 138 (9.59%) PowerShell
3 27 (1.88%) VB
4 19 (1.32%) VBScript
5 16 (1.11%) C
6 6 (0.42%) Java
6 6 (0.42%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.28%) Python
7 4 (0.28%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.28%) Perl
8 2 (0.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.14%) C#
9 1 (0.069%) PHP
9 1 (0.069%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 353 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 243 (16.89%) MCSE
3 208 (14.45%) MCP
4 195 (13.55%) Security Cleared
5 177 (12.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 155 (10.77%) SC Cleared
7 151 (10.49%) MCITP
8 122 (8.48%) MCSA
9 106 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
10 103 (7.16%) CCNA
11 74 (5.14%) Degree
11 74 (5.14%) MCTS
12 73 (5.07%) DV Cleared
13 68 (4.73%) Citrix Certification
14 62 (4.31%) CCA
15 31 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 23 (1.60%) CCEA
17 20 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (1.11%) CCIA
19 15 (1.04%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (12.51%) SLA
2 18 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.42%) QA
6 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.069%) BS7799
System Software
1 1047 (72.76%) Active Directory
2 553 (38.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 334 (23.21%) Hyper-V
4 285 (19.81%) XenApp
5 189 (13.13%) vSphere
6 177 (12.30%) VMware ESX
7 123 (8.55%) Terminal Services
8 93 (6.46%) XenDesktop
9 76 (5.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 74 (5.14%) XenServer
11 50 (3.47%) MetaFrame
12 42 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
13 29 (2.02%) ISA Server
14 28 (1.95%) vCloud
15 21 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
16 20 (1.39%) VMware Server
17 16 (1.11%) UAG
18 15 (1.04%) Terminal Server
19 13 (0.90%) NFS
20 11 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 219 (15.22%) Backup Exec
2 129 (8.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 103 (7.16%) SCCM
4 78 (5.42%) NetBackup
5 38 (2.64%) SCOM
6 27 (1.88%) ARCserve
7 18 (1.25%) WSUS
7 18 (1.25%) FortiGate
8 15 (1.04%) Tivoli
8 15 (1.04%) Netcool
9 14 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
10 13 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 13 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 12 (0.83%) Unicenter
11 12 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 11 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
15 5 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 5 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 925 (64.28%) Microsoft
2 775 (53.86%) VMware
3 553 (38.43%) Citrix
4 392 (27.24%) Cisco
5 255 (17.72%) Symantec
6 217 (15.08%) HP
7 162 (11.26%) Dell
8 105 (7.30%) NetApp
9 76 (5.28%) Avaya
10 72 (5.00%) EMC
11 71 (4.93%) SonicWALL
12 68 (4.73%) Apple
13 65 (4.52%) Fujitsu
14 64 (4.45%) McAfee
15 59 (4.10%) Veeam
16 58 (4.03%) Veritas
17 52 (3.61%) IBM
18 47 (3.27%) Bloomberg
19 42 (2.92%) Sophos
20 41 (2.85%) Oracle
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefts package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Great up-skill and opportunity to be
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £23000 - £24700 Per Annum Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago