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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Messaging Specialist
Rank 843 811 853
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 15 56 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.054% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.057% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 6 48 13
Average salary £41,250 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Messaging Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Top 16 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 6 March 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 -16 14 £40,000 -23.80%
Yorkshire -7 4 - -
South East -21 4 £36,000 -34.54%
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 4 - -
North East - 4 - -
Leeds - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Milton Keynes +3 2 £41,250 -2.94%
London -10 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Basingstoke - 2 £32,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £32,000 -
Scotland 0 1 £50,000 -4.76%
City of London -11 1 - -
Stirling -13 1 £50,000 -9.09%

Messaging Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 36 (87.80%) MS Exchange
2 34 (82.93%) Windows
3 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
4 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
4 30 (73.17%) PowerShell
5 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (68.29%) Lync
7 22 (53.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (41.46%) Blackberry
9 15 (36.59%) Finance
9 15 (36.59%) Migration
10 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (26.83%) Network Load Balancing
11 11 (26.83%) Postini
11 11 (26.83%) SCCM
11 11 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (26.83%) Unified Communications
11 11 (26.83%) Google
11 11 (26.83%) Symantec
12 10 (24.39%) SAN
12 10 (24.39%) ITIL
12 10 (24.39%) IronPort
12 10 (24.39%) Office Communications Server
12 10 (24.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 9 (21.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (19.51%) SMTP
15 7 (17.07%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (17.07%) SharePoint

Messaging Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 36 (87.80%) MS Exchange
2 28 (68.29%) Lync
3 22 (53.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (24.39%) Office Communications Server
6 9 (21.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (17.07%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
8 6 (14.63%) IIS
9 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Unified Communications
2 10 (24.39%) SAN
3 8 (19.51%) SMTP
4 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.63%) DNS
4 6 (14.63%) NAS
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) KDB
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Blackberry
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Migration
2 11 (26.83%) Network Load Balancing
2 11 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (24.39%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (2.44%) Email Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
2 6 (14.63%) Perl
3 4 (9.76%) VBScript
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) HL7
System Software
1 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCCM
2 10 (24.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (14.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (12.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Symantec
2 11 (26.83%) Google
2 11 (26.83%) Postini
3 10 (24.39%) IronPort
4 7 (17.07%) Lotus
5 4 (9.76%) EMC
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO