The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank 908 872 891
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +19
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 9 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.010% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.036% 0.047% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 24
Average salary £40,500 £46,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.43% +27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £36,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £46,250 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +48.00%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Exchange Server 5.5 Salary Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 11 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 18 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 -48 9 £40,500 -12.43%
South East -10 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Berkshire -1 5 £40,500 -14.73%
Bracknell - 5 £40,500 -
Yorkshire -37 1 £20,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Fareham - 1 £27,500 -
Leeds - 1 £20,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £20,000 -

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
6 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
7 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
7 9 (52.94%) Windows 2000
7 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 9 (52.94%) DNS
8 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
8 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
8 8 (47.06%) Software Distribution
9 7 (41.18%) Fujitsu
9 7 (41.18%) Finance
9 7 (41.18%) Retail
10 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (29.41%) VMware
11 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 3 (17.65%) Windows NT
12 3 (17.65%) Cisco
12 3 (17.65%) Citrix
12 3 (17.65%) LAN
12 3 (17.65%) WAN
12 3 (17.65%) Firewall
12 3 (17.65%) VPN

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Site Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Platform Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Platform Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 2000
5 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
6 3 (17.65%) Windows NT
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 1 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (5.88%) AIX
8 1 (5.88%) HPUX
8 1 (5.88%) Solaris
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.88%) SUSE
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (47.06%) Software Distribution
2 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Novell Certification
4 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (11.76%) HP SIM
2 2 (11.76%) MOM
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Fujitsu
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Altiris
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense
6 1 (5.88%) Novell
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds