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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 440 367 342
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -25
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 576 781 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.70% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 3.32% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 455 686 697
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.23% -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
22175 23555 22709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.61% 21.04% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18502 19221 19170
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -55 550 £32,500 -10.34% 59
London -10 211 £40,000 +3.89% 22
South East -95 115 £27,500 -23.61% 7
East of England +33 77 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Hertfordshire +36 48 £28,000 -17.64% 1
City of London 0 45 £45,000 +1.12% 9
North West +8 44 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Manchester +17 34 £30,000 -17.24% 1
South West -16 34 £35,000 +17.64% 7
Berkshire -46 34 £27,500 -24.65%
Yorkshire -10 32 £29,500 -14.49% 4
Watford +25 23 £28,000 +7.69%
Bracknell +3 21 £27,500 -31.25%
West Yorkshire -15 18 £27,500 -21.42%
Surrey -22 18 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -24 17 £24,500 -18.33%
West Midlands -48 17 £35,000 - 8
Leeds +3 16 £24,500 -30.00%
Bristol +6 15 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Essex -7 15 £62,500 +150.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 15 £42,500 +1.19% 4
Gloucestershire +10 13 £27,000 +17.39% 2
Hemel Hempstead -9 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Egham +8 12 £30,250 +21.00%
North East -3 12 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Bedfordshire +17 11 £55,000 +65.41% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 11 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Tyne and Wear -12 11 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Milton Keynes -7 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bedford - 10 £55,000 -

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1216 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1133 (93.17%) Windows
3 929 (76.40%) Active Directory
4 785 (64.56%) Microsoft
5 749 (61.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 739 (60.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 722 (59.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 679 (55.84%) VMware
9 587 (48.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 480 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 474 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 442 (36.35%) Citrix
13 422 (34.70%) Firewall
14 394 (32.40%) Windows XP
15 376 (30.92%) DNS
16 369 (30.35%) Cisco
17 363 (29.85%) MS Excel
18 326 (26.81%) MS Office
18 326 (26.81%) Exchange Server 2013
19 323 (26.56%) SAN
20 295 (24.26%) Microsoft Certification
21 286 (23.52%) Blackberry
22 281 (23.11%) Hyper-V
23 269 (22.12%) SQL Server
24 267 (21.96%) TCP/IP
25 260 (21.38%) ITIL
26 256 (21.05%) DHCP
27 234 (19.24%) Symantec
28 221 (18.17%) Windows 7
29 213 (17.52%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1216 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 749 (61.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 587 (48.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 326 (26.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 160 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 128 (10.53%) Lync
7 112 (9.21%) SharePoint
8 92 (7.57%) IIS
9 42 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
10 35 (2.88%) Live Communications Server
11 33 (2.71%) Office Communications Server
12 24 (1.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 20 (1.64%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.82%) Apache
15 7 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.33%) Tomcat
18 3 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
18 3 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 363 (29.85%) MS Excel
2 326 (26.81%) MS Office
3 11 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.082%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) SalesLogix
1 4 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.25%) HiPortfolio
2 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.082%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 128 (10.53%) Office 365
2 33 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.40%) IaaS
4 12 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.082%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.082%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 422 (34.70%) Firewall
2 376 (30.92%) DNS
3 323 (26.56%) SAN
4 267 (21.96%) TCP/IP
5 256 (21.05%) DHCP
6 207 (17.02%) WAN
7 181 (14.88%) LAN
8 124 (10.20%) Wireless
9 122 (10.03%) VPN
10 96 (7.89%) Internet
11 78 (6.41%) VLAN
12 69 (5.67%) iSCSI
13 60 (4.93%) NAS
14 53 (4.36%) Wi-Fi
15 45 (3.70%) VoIP
16 43 (3.54%) SSL
17 41 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (2.96%) Fibre Channel
19 27 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
20 26 (2.14%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 108 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 45 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (0.58%) MS Access
7 2 (0.16%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.082%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.082%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.16%) MSI
4 1 (0.082%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.082%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.082%) Hudson
General
1 149 (12.25%) Finance
2 51 (4.19%) Telecoms
3 35 (2.88%) Law
4 32 (2.63%) Retail
5 27 (2.22%) Legal
6 22 (1.81%) Back Office
7 21 (1.73%) Banking
8 17 (1.40%) Publishing
9 13 (1.07%) Advertising
10 12 (0.99%) French Language
11 7 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
13 5 (0.41%) German Language
13 5 (0.41%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.25%) Marketing
15 3 (0.25%) Electronics
16 2 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 318 (26.15%) Support Engineer
2 206 (16.94%) Analyst
3 161 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 155 (12.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 145 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 110 (9.05%) Support Analyst
7 91 (7.48%) IT Support
8 87 (7.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 78 (6.41%) Technical Support
10 74 (6.09%) Consultant
11 73 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 64 (5.26%) Service Analyst
12 64 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
13 58 (4.77%) Server Engineer
13 58 (4.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 57 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
15 50 (4.11%) IT Support Engineer
16 44 (3.62%) Architect
17 43 (3.54%) Field Engineer
18 38 (3.13%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.48%) HTML
2 12 (0.99%) MAPI
3 10 (0.82%) J2EE
4 9 (0.74%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.41%) .NET
5 5 (0.41%) XML
6 4 (0.33%) JSP
6 4 (0.33%) COM
6 4 (0.33%) SAML
7 3 (0.25%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.25%) LAMP
7 3 (0.25%) Web Services
8 2 (0.16%) JDBC
8 2 (0.16%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (0.16%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.082%) LINQ
9 1 (0.082%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 286 (23.52%) Blackberry
2 125 (10.28%) Clustering
3 74 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 49 (4.03%) Replication
6 35 (2.88%) Thin Client
6 35 (2.88%) Fat Client
7 31 (2.55%) iPhone
7 31 (2.55%) PDA
8 15 (1.23%) Smartphone
9 14 (1.15%) EqualLogic
10 12 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 12 (0.99%) CLARiiON
11 9 (0.74%) FlexPod
12 8 (0.66%) Statistics
12 8 (0.66%) Computer Science
13 7 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.49%) CMDB
14 6 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1133 (93.17%) Windows
2 739 (60.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 722 (59.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 474 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 394 (32.40%) Windows XP
6 221 (18.17%) Windows 7
7 212 (17.43%) Windows 8
8 110 (9.05%) Windows Vista
9 78 (6.41%) Windows 2000
10 72 (5.92%) Linux
11 46 (3.78%) Android
12 45 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 38 (3.13%) Mac OS X
14 32 (2.63%) Apple iOS
14 32 (2.63%) Mac OS
15 30 (2.47%) UNIX
16 16 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
17 11 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (0.82%) Solaris
19 8 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (21.38%) ITIL
2 109 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 104 (8.55%) Migration
4 74 (6.09%) Service Delivery
5 41 (3.37%) Time Management
5 41 (3.37%) Software Distribution
6 38 (3.13%) Service Management
7 37 (3.04%) Mentoring
8 35 (2.88%) High Availability
9 34 (2.80%) Problem Management
10 31 (2.55%) CRM
11 30 (2.47%) Business Continuity
12 28 (2.30%) BCP
13 26 (2.14%) Change Management
13 26 (2.14%) Incident Management
13 26 (2.14%) Data Migration
13 26 (2.14%) Change Control
13 26 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (2.06%) Project Management
15 22 (1.81%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 173 (14.23%) SQL
2 100 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 29 (2.38%) C
4 27 (2.22%) VBScript
5 12 (0.99%) VB
6 7 (0.58%) Java
7 6 (0.49%) Perl
8 5 (0.41%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.33%) C#
10 3 (0.25%) Korn
10 3 (0.25%) AWK
11 2 (0.16%) Python
12 1 (0.082%) C++
12 1 (0.082%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.082%) Ruby
12 1 (0.082%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 295 (24.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 213 (17.52%) MCSE
3 146 (12.01%) MCP
4 134 (11.02%) Security Cleared
5 112 (9.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 109 (8.96%) MCSA
7 106 (8.72%) SC Cleared
8 87 (7.15%) MCITP
9 86 (7.07%) CCNA
9 86 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
10 61 (5.02%) Citrix Certification
11 57 (4.69%) CCA
12 54 (4.44%) Degree
13 39 (3.21%) DV Cleared
14 30 (2.47%) MCTS
15 25 (2.06%) CCNP
16 17 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (1.40%) NCDA
17 16 (1.32%) VCP5
18 14 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (10.53%) SLA
2 11 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 929 (76.40%) Active Directory
2 480 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 281 (23.11%) Hyper-V
4 211 (17.35%) XenApp
5 198 (16.28%) vSphere
6 137 (11.27%) VMware ESX
7 115 (9.46%) XenDesktop
8 63 (5.18%) VMware ESXi
9 61 (5.02%) XenServer
10 54 (4.44%) Terminal Services
11 36 (2.96%) vCloud
12 30 (2.47%) VMware Server
13 29 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 24 (1.97%) ISA Server
15 14 (1.15%) MetaFrame
15 14 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
15 14 (1.15%) UAG
16 13 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 11 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
18 10 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 202 (16.61%) Backup Exec
2 88 (7.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 85 (6.99%) SCCM
4 64 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 43 (3.54%) SCOM
6 28 (2.30%) ARCserve
7 27 (2.22%) FortiGate
8 25 (2.06%) WSUS
9 20 (1.64%) SCVMM
10 11 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (0.90%) Netcool
11 9 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 8 (0.66%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.58%) Unicenter
13 7 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 7 (0.58%) Nagios
13 7 (0.58%) MOM
13 7 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 7 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 785 (64.56%) Microsoft
2 679 (55.84%) VMware
3 442 (36.35%) Citrix
4 369 (30.35%) Cisco
5 234 (19.24%) Symantec
6 201 (16.53%) HP
7 165 (13.57%) Dell
8 98 (8.06%) NetApp
9 70 (5.76%) Veeam
10 68 (5.59%) EMC
11 65 (5.35%) Sophos
12 62 (5.10%) Apple
13 58 (4.77%) Veritas
14 56 (4.61%) IBM
15 50 (4.11%) McAfee
16 45 (3.70%) Bloomberg
16 45 (3.70%) Avaya
16 45 (3.70%) Juniper
17 40 (3.29%) SonicWALL
17 40 (3.29%) Fujitsu
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 44k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £250.00 - £270.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive Salary + Core & Voluntary benefits - flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago