The table below looks at the statistics for the Messaging Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Messaging Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Specialist
Rank 871 843 823
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 26 36 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.033% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.035% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 55
Average salary £60,000 £54,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,600 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £58,500 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+43.24% +15.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107626 101806 107121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88189 84506 91372
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Messaging Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Messaging Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Messaging Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Messaging Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 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
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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 -21 24 £62,500 +15.74% 4
London -9 9 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North West -8 6 £67,500 +42.10%
Yorkshire - 6 £27,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
Leeds - 5 - - 1
City of London +9 3 £38,000 -24.00%
Cheshire -6 3 £67,500 +43.61%
Manchester - 3 £67,500 -
Berkshire 0 2 £60,000 +29.72%
Reading -8 2 £60,000 +29.72%
South East -12 2 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Westminster - 2 £38,000 -
Scotland - 1 £41,500 -
South West - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £41,500 -

Messaging Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Messaging Specialist in their job title 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 with Messaging Specialist in their job title.

1 37 (77.08%) MS Exchange
2 29 (60.42%) Lync
3 27 (56.25%) Windows
4 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
6 20 (41.67%) PowerShell
7 19 (39.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (29.17%) Finance
9 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (27.08%) IronPort
10 13 (27.08%) Migration
11 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (20.83%) Office 365
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (20.83%) ITIL
13 9 (18.75%) Perl
13 9 (18.75%) MCSE
13 9 (18.75%) Symantec
13 9 (18.75%) SAN
13 9 (18.75%) NAS
14 8 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 7 (14.58%) RightFax
15 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
15 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
15 7 (14.58%) .NET
16 6 (12.50%) IIS
16 6 (12.50%) VB.NET

Messaging Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Messaging Specialist in their job title 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 with Messaging Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (77.08%) MS Exchange
2 29 (60.42%) Lync
3 19 (39.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (12.50%) IIS
7 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 4 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
11 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) SAN
1 9 (18.75%) NAS
2 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.50%) SMTP
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.08%) Firewall
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) DataStage
1 1 (2.08%) KDB
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Publishing
3 3 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) Middleware
3 3 (6.25%) Rendezvous
4 2 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (4.17%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) JMS
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.08%) QuickFIX
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
2 6 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.08%) Equities
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Migration
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.17%) Benchmarking
5 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.75%) Perl
3 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.75%) MCSE
3 4 (8.33%) MCP
3 4 (8.33%) MCITP
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) IronPort
3 9 (18.75%) Symantec
4 7 (14.58%) RightFax
5 6 (12.50%) Postini
5 6 (12.50%) Google
6 5 (10.42%) Lotus
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) HP
8 3 (6.25%) EMC
8 3 (6.25%) TIBCO
9 2 (4.17%) Kofax
9 2 (4.17%) 29West
10 1 (2.08%) F5
10 1 (2.08%) VMware
10 1 (2.08%) Informatica
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle
10 1 (2.08%) IBM
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