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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank 879 905 850
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -55
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 14 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.005% 0.029%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.058% 0.026% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £25,000 - £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 - £50,000

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
24127 23300 22261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.06% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20236 19530 19286
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 9 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 21 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 -8 14 £25,000 - 1
Berkshire +25 11 - -
South East -5 11 - -
Bracknell -10 11 - -
East of England - 3 £25,000 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Bedford - 1 £25,000 -

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 44 (97.78%) Windows
3 43 (95.56%) Active Directory
4 40 (88.89%) SQL
5 39 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (84.44%) DNS
7 37 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (82.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 36 (80.00%) Windows 2000
8 36 (80.00%) SC Cleared
8 36 (80.00%) Security Cleared
8 36 (80.00%) Software Distribution
9 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (77.78%) Windows XP
10 33 (73.33%) DV Cleared
11 28 (62.22%) Telecoms
12 26 (57.78%) Finance
12 26 (57.78%) Retail
12 26 (57.78%) Fujitsu
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco
13 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
15 5 (11.11%) ITIL
16 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
16 4 (8.89%) MS Office
16 4 (8.89%) VoIP
16 4 (8.89%) Citrix
16 4 (8.89%) SLA
16 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
16 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 37 (82.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
1 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (84.44%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) VoIP
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) FTP
3 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) Informix
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 28 (62.22%) Telecoms
2 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 26 (57.78%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
2 4 (8.89%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (4.44%) Support Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) Administrator
4 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.22%) IT Support
5 1 (2.22%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.22%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Windows
2 37 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (80.00%) Windows 2000
4 35 (77.78%) Windows XP
4 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) UNIX
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 36 (80.00%) Software Distribution
3 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Logistics
7 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.44%) High Availability
8 1 (2.22%) B2B
8 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 36 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (73.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (95.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Fujitsu
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 3 (6.67%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Mitel
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec