The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank 894 929 870
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -59
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 9 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.039% 0.043% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Average salary - £41,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.35%
UK excluding London average salary - £41,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -11.35%

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
22874 25337 23700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.64% 20.98% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18995 20818 19981
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 5.5
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the UK.

Exchange Server 5.5 Salary Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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 +30 9 - -
East of England - 7 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 7 - -
Essex - 7 - -
Berkshire -1 2 - -
Bracknell -1 2 - -
South East -6 2 - -

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5.

1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
3 24 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (75.00%) SQL
5 19 (67.86%) Finance
6 16 (57.14%) DNS
7 14 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 14 (50.00%) Windows 2000
7 14 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (50.00%) Software Distribution
8 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
9 12 (42.86%) Fujitsu
9 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
9 12 (42.86%) Retail
9 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (42.86%) Office 365
10 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
10 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
10 9 (32.14%) VMware
10 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
10 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (32.14%) Degree
10 9 (32.14%) ITIL
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Retail
2 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Head of IT
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Team Lead
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) BYOD
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 14 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) CRM
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Strategic Management
3 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (25.00%) High Availability
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 7 (25.00%) MCSE
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Fujitsu
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) Avaya
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec