The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 388 320 272
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -48
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 787 873 1187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.79% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 3.78% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 703 739 1066
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25117 23120 25085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.79% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20645 19449 21875
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 746 £35,000 -2.77% 84
London -62 251 £37,500 -6.25% 27
South East -9 233 £35,000 - 17
Berkshire +15 91 £37,500 -11.76% 8
East of England -33 57 £33,250 -16.87% 8
North West -21 51 £31,500 -11.26% 10
City of London -40 50 £40,000 -8.04% 10
Reading +20 47 £40,500 +30.64% 1
West Midlands +2 46 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Midlands +4 41 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Hampshire -22 39 £28,500 -12.30% 2
Yorkshire -47 39 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Surrey +6 38 £26,750 -18.93% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 34 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Manchester +11 32 £32,500 +25.00% 3
Bromley +9 31 £32,500 -2.98%
Birmingham +19 28 £45,750 +10.90% 1
West Yorkshire -42 28 £35,000 +27.27% 2
South West -31 23 £32,500 +25.00% 7
Hertfordshire -1 21 £34,000 -20.00% 4
Leeds -24 21 £37,500 +36.36%
Nottinghamshire +7 20 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Milton Keynes +3 20 £45,000 +27.65% 4
Nottingham +13 17 £35,000 +27.27% 2
North East +7 17 £24,500 +2.08% 2
Essex -26 17 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Wiltshire -2 15 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Slough +9 14 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Bracknell -13 14 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Tyne and Wear +6 13 £24,000 - 2

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1598 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1494 (93.49%) Windows
3 1183 (74.03%) Active Directory
4 1106 (69.21%) Microsoft
5 1078 (67.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1024 (64.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 969 (60.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 856 (53.57%) VMware
9 795 (49.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 642 (40.18%) Citrix
11 514 (32.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 496 (31.04%) DNS
13 491 (30.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 469 (29.35%) Firewall
15 441 (27.60%) MS Excel
16 410 (25.66%) Windows Server 2012
17 394 (24.66%) Cisco
18 390 (24.41%) Exchange Server 2013
19 389 (24.34%) Blackberry
20 379 (23.72%) Symantec
20 379 (23.72%) DHCP
21 370 (23.15%) SAN
22 367 (22.97%) TCP/IP
23 337 (21.09%) MCSE
24 332 (20.78%) Hyper-V
25 325 (20.34%) MS Office
26 324 (20.28%) Windows XP
27 317 (19.84%) ITIL
28 303 (18.96%) SQL Server
28 303 (18.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1598 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1078 (67.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 795 (49.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 390 (24.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 303 (18.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 192 (12.02%) IIS
7 191 (11.95%) SharePoint
8 168 (10.51%) Lync
9 92 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2000
10 69 (4.32%) Office Communications Server
11 66 (4.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 42 (2.63%) IBM Notes
13 24 (1.50%) Lotus Domino
14 17 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 12 (0.75%) SAS
16 10 (0.63%) WorkSite
17 4 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 441 (27.60%) MS Excel
2 325 (20.34%) MS Office
3 20 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.063%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.19%) Summit
3 3 (0.19%) Line 50
4 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.063%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 112 (7.01%) Office 365
2 21 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.63%) IaaS
4 3 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.13%) SaaS
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 496 (31.04%) DNS
2 469 (29.35%) Firewall
3 379 (23.72%) DHCP
4 370 (23.15%) SAN
5 367 (22.97%) TCP/IP
6 289 (18.09%) WAN
7 277 (17.33%) VPN
8 272 (17.02%) LAN
9 120 (7.51%) VLAN
10 93 (5.82%) Wireless
11 88 (5.51%) iSCSI
12 87 (5.44%) Internet
13 75 (4.69%) NAS
14 63 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
15 56 (3.50%) SSL
16 53 (3.32%) Unified Communications
17 50 (3.13%) SMTP
18 45 (2.82%) VoIP
19 42 (2.63%) Network Security
20 41 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (18.96%) SQL Server
2 152 (9.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 133 (8.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 54 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.19%) MySQL
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.19%) QlikView
7 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.19%) DB2
8 1 (0.063%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.063%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.063%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.19%) FrontPage
4 1 (0.063%) JUnit
General
1 173 (10.83%) Finance
2 60 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 53 (3.32%) Retail
4 49 (3.07%) Law
5 48 (3.00%) Legal
6 37 (2.32%) Banking
7 23 (1.44%) Back Office
8 15 (0.94%) Local Government
9 13 (0.81%) Investment Banking
10 12 (0.75%) Advertising
11 11 (0.69%) French Language
11 11 (0.69%) German Language
12 8 (0.50%) Italian Language
12 8 (0.50%) Marketing
13 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.13%) Front Office
14 2 (0.13%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.13%) Military
14 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.063%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 330 (20.65%) Support Engineer
2 255 (15.96%) Analyst
3 194 (12.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 171 (10.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 148 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 136 (8.51%) Consultant
7 128 (8.01%) Support Analyst
8 117 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
9 92 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 88 (5.51%) IT Support
11 85 (5.32%) Technical Support
12 73 (4.57%) Service Analyst
13 71 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
14 67 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 63 (3.94%) Architect
16 61 (3.82%) Server Engineer
17 49 (3.07%) Microsoft Consultant
18 47 (2.94%) Administrator
18 47 (2.94%) Messaging Engineer
19 46 (2.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.00%) .NET
2 25 (1.56%) WSH
3 16 (1.00%) Middleware
3 16 (1.00%) Application Packaging
4 15 (0.94%) COM
5 13 (0.81%) Web Services
6 12 (0.75%) HTML
7 8 (0.50%) XML
8 7 (0.44%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.44%) CSS
9 6 (0.38%) XMPP
10 5 (0.31%) JSP
11 3 (0.19%) J2EE
11 3 (0.19%) LINQ
11 3 (0.19%) jQuery
11 3 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (0.13%) MSMQ
12 2 (0.13%) ADSI
13 1 (0.063%) WPF
13 1 (0.063%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 389 (24.34%) Blackberry
2 160 (10.01%) Clustering
3 51 (3.19%) iPhone
4 38 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 38 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 35 (2.19%) Replication
5 35 (2.19%) iPad
6 30 (1.88%) Hedge funds
7 29 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 26 (1.63%) EqualLogic
8 26 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
10 20 (1.25%) CLARiiON
11 16 (1.00%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.88%) PDA
13 10 (0.63%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.50%) Computer Science
15 7 (0.44%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.44%) CMDB
15 7 (0.44%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1494 (93.49%) Windows
2 1024 (64.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 969 (60.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 410 (25.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 324 (20.28%) Windows XP
6 232 (14.52%) Windows 7
7 144 (9.01%) Windows 8
8 119 (7.45%) Linux
9 100 (6.26%) Windows Vista
10 69 (4.32%) Windows 2000
11 55 (3.44%) Mac OS
12 44 (2.75%) UNIX
13 33 (2.07%) Android
14 29 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
15 25 (1.56%) Solaris
16 22 (1.38%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.94%) Apple iOS
18 14 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 14 (0.88%) Windows Phone
18 14 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (19.84%) ITIL
2 176 (11.01%) Migration
3 136 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 103 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 61 (3.82%) Service Management
6 60 (3.75%) Change Management
7 52 (3.25%) E-Commerce
8 49 (3.07%) Project Management
9 45 (2.82%) Problem Management
10 43 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 40 (2.50%) Change Control
12 36 (2.25%) Time Management
13 35 (2.19%) CRM
14 32 (2.00%) Incident Management
15 27 (1.69%) Load Balancing
15 27 (1.69%) Software Deployment
16 25 (1.56%) Configuration Management
17 24 (1.50%) Performance Management
18 21 (1.31%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (1.31%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 297 (18.59%) SQL
2 164 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 47 (2.94%) VB
4 38 (2.38%) C
5 26 (1.63%) VBScript
6 11 (0.69%) Perl
6 11 (0.69%) C#
7 8 (0.50%) Java
8 6 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.38%) Python
9 5 (0.31%) PHP
10 4 (0.25%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.19%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.063%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.063%) LINC
12 1 (0.063%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.063%) C++
Qualifications
1 491 (30.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 337 (21.09%) MCSE
3 235 (14.71%) MCITP
4 167 (10.45%) Security Cleared
5 147 (9.20%) MCSA
6 141 (8.82%) MCP
7 130 (8.14%) SC Cleared
8 126 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
9 117 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 113 (7.07%) CCNA
11 57 (3.57%) MCTS
12 56 (3.50%) Degree
13 28 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
14 27 (1.69%) DV Cleared
15 24 (1.50%) CCA
16 23 (1.44%) CCNP
17 14 (0.88%) NCDA
17 14 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
18 12 (0.75%) CCENT
19 10 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (9.64%) SLA
2 23 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 20 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.44%) QA
7 6 (0.38%) BS7799
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.063%) DICOM
System Software
1 1183 (74.03%) Active Directory
2 514 (32.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 332 (20.78%) Hyper-V
4 293 (18.34%) XenApp
5 217 (13.58%) vSphere
6 203 (12.70%) Terminal Services
7 153 (9.57%) VMware ESX
8 98 (6.13%) XenDesktop
9 70 (4.38%) MetaFrame
10 65 (4.07%) XenServer
11 62 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
12 54 (3.38%) ISA Server
13 49 (3.07%) Forefront TMG
14 35 (2.19%) Terminal Server
15 31 (1.94%) UAG
16 27 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 19 (1.19%) VMware Server
18 17 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 15 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
20 14 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 221 (13.83%) Backup Exec
2 183 (11.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 174 (10.89%) SCCM
4 123 (7.70%) SCOM
5 92 (5.76%) NetBackup
6 75 (4.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 66 (4.13%) WSUS
8 47 (2.94%) ARCserve
9 36 (2.25%) McAfee ePO
10 32 (2.00%) MAILsweeper
11 24 (1.50%) SCVMM
12 22 (1.38%) Tivoli
13 18 (1.13%) MOM
14 9 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 7 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 6 (0.38%) Nagios
16 6 (0.38%) FortiGate
16 6 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 5 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1106 (69.21%) Microsoft
2 856 (53.57%) VMware
3 642 (40.18%) Citrix
4 394 (24.66%) Cisco
5 379 (23.72%) Symantec
6 213 (13.33%) HP
7 144 (9.01%) NetApp
8 139 (8.70%) McAfee
9 113 (7.07%) Dell
10 84 (5.26%) EMC
11 70 (4.38%) WatchGuard
12 56 (3.50%) Sophos
13 54 (3.38%) Veeam
14 45 (2.82%) Kaspersky
15 44 (2.75%) Lotus
15 44 (2.75%) CheckPoint
16 38 (2.38%) IBM
16 38 (2.38%) SonicWALL
17 37 (2.32%) Apple
18 34 (2.13%) Intel
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £33,000 to £35,000 + 15% Bonus + Package
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, pension, laptop, phone
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum potentially flexible for the right
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £34,000-37,000 Pro Rota
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + experience
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent, inc MCSE cert
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago