The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 64 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 4024 3417 3485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.86% 3.28% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.26% 15.55% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 2962 3033
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
22033 21973 22832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.16% 21.07% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18745 18001 19759
Average salary £43,500 £42,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% +0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS Exchange
Salary Trend

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in the UK

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in the UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(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 +20 3839 £35,000 -1.68% 513
London +26 1603 £38,000 -5.00% 176
South East +1 793 £35,000 -1.68% 108
City of London +8 368 £45,000 - 55
East of England +14 299 £37,000 +8.82% 43
Yorkshire +17 269 £32,250 -0.76% 47
North West +9 241 £32,500 +3.17% 39
South West +13 231 £35,000 +11.11% 49
West Midlands +35 213 £32,500 +3.17% 28
West Yorkshire +23 206 £34,000 +7.93% 34
Surrey -6 183 £32,500 -4.41% 12
Berkshire -22 163 £39,000 -2.50% 29
Hampshire -8 160 £32,500 -13.33% 33
Manchester 0 139 £34,000 +13.33% 23
Leeds +29 135 £36,000 +7.46% 22
East Midlands +16 132 £38,500 +10.00% 16
Birmingham +29 101 £32,500 -8.45% 8
Buckinghamshire +3 93 £41,000 +69.07% 11
Hertfordshire -11 88 £47,500 +46.15% 14
Scotland +2 77 £32,500 -4.41% 13
Essex -9 76 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Cambridgeshire +24 75 £33,000 -5.71% 12
Kent +25 64 £32,500 - 7
Wales +4 64 £34,750 -0.71% 10
Milton Keynes +29 63 £42,500 +77.08% 8
Leicestershire +38 60 £42,000 +20.00% 7
South Wales 0 59 £35,000 -2.09% 8
Cheshire +14 54 £35,000 -9.67% 8
Edinburgh +33 49 £32,000 +7.56% 3
Bracknell +25 49 £39,000 +8.33% 3

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 6881 (86.35%) Windows
2 5701 (71.54%) Active Directory
3 5540 (69.52%) Microsoft
4 4148 (52.05%) VMware
5 3748 (47.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 3665 (45.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2834 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2698 (33.86%) MS Excel
9 2632 (33.03%) Citrix
10 2362 (29.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 2308 (28.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 2245 (28.17%) Cisco
13 2075 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2062 (25.88%) Firewall
15 2060 (25.85%) DNS
16 2030 (25.47%) MS Office
17 1806 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 1740 (21.83%) Exchange Server 2013
19 1729 (21.70%) SAN
20 1708 (21.43%) ITIL
21 1656 (20.78%) SQL Server
21 1656 (20.78%) Windows 7
22 1625 (20.39%) Hyper-V
23 1482 (18.60%) DHCP
24 1464 (18.37%) TCP/IP
25 1372 (17.22%) LAN
26 1360 (17.07%) WAN
27 1336 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2003
28 1253 (15.72%) MCSE
29 1244 (15.61%) Windows XP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3665 (45.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2075 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1740 (21.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1336 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1196 (15.01%) Lync
6 1043 (13.09%) SharePoint
7 696 (8.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 649 (8.14%) IIS
9 156 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
10 153 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
11 152 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 133 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
13 108 (1.36%) Apache
14 78 (0.98%) IBM Notes
14 78 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
15 72 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
16 69 (0.87%) Tomcat
17 45 (0.56%) Live Communications Server
18 38 (0.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
19 35 (0.44%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2698 (33.86%) MS Excel
2 2030 (25.47%) MS Office
3 136 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 62 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 31 (0.39%) MS Project
6 13 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.15%) Acrobat
8 9 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.088%) InDesign
9 7 (0.088%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.063%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.038%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.025%) Solid Edge
12 2 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.025%) SPSS
13 1 (0.013%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.013%) Maya
13 1 (0.013%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 85 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 19 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
4 19 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 17 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 17 (0.21%) Eikon
6 9 (0.11%) SalesLogix
7 5 (0.063%) assyst
7 5 (0.063%) SAP Business One
7 5 (0.063%) Sage 50
8 4 (0.050%) GoldMine
8 4 (0.050%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.038%) Line 500
9 3 (0.038%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.025%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.025%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.025%) Nortel Periphonics
11 1 (0.013%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 909 (11.41%) Office 365
2 208 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 58 (0.73%) IaaS
5 28 (0.35%) SaaS
6 22 (0.28%) PaaS
6 22 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 22 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (0.13%) Yammer
8 6 (0.075%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.038%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.038%) Route 53
10 1 (0.013%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2062 (25.88%) Firewall
2 2060 (25.85%) DNS
3 1729 (21.70%) SAN
4 1482 (18.60%) DHCP
5 1464 (18.37%) TCP/IP
6 1372 (17.22%) LAN
7 1360 (17.07%) WAN
8 1051 (13.19%) VPN
9 557 (6.99%) VoIP
10 498 (6.25%) Internet
11 413 (5.18%) NAS
12 381 (4.78%) Wireless
13 320 (4.02%) VLAN
14 299 (3.75%) iSCSI
15 210 (2.64%) MPLS
16 201 (2.52%) NetScaler
17 200 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
18 179 (2.25%) SMTP
19 164 (2.06%) Unified Communications
20 159 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1656 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 524 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 309 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 186 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 148 (1.86%) MySQL
6 84 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 39 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 30 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 29 (0.36%) MS Access
10 24 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 24 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (0.21%) Relational Database
12 13 (0.16%) Big Data
13 12 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.15%) Hadoop
13 12 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.15%) Data Mining
14 10 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (0.11%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (0.28%) Visual Studio
3 18 (0.23%) TestDirector
4 17 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (0.21%) MSI
4 17 (0.21%) WinRunner
5 9 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.075%) Ant
6 6 (0.075%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (0.075%) AdminStudio
6 6 (0.075%) Subversion
7 4 (0.050%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.025%) Automake
8 2 (0.025%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.013%) Emacs
9 1 (0.013%) JIRA
9 1 (0.013%) WATIR
9 1 (0.013%) Selenium
9 1 (0.013%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.013%) WebDriver
General
1 1103 (13.84%) Finance
2 289 (3.63%) Telecoms
3 225 (2.82%) Law
4 199 (2.50%) Banking
5 194 (2.43%) Legal
6 178 (2.23%) Retail
7 158 (1.98%) Advertising
8 103 (1.29%) Back Office
9 98 (1.23%) Marketing
10 84 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 71 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 54 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 38 (0.48%) Publishing
14 31 (0.39%) Electronics
15 24 (0.30%) French Language
16 22 (0.28%) German Language
16 22 (0.28%) Billing
17 20 (0.25%) Front Office
18 18 (0.23%) Aerospace
19 13 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 1595 (20.02%) Support Engineer
2 1579 (19.81%) Analyst
3 964 (12.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 829 (10.40%) Support Analyst
5 725 (9.10%) 3rd Line Support
6 675 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 666 (8.36%) IT Support
8 603 (7.57%) Consultant
9 411 (5.16%) Service Analyst
10 398 (4.99%) Technical Support
11 397 (4.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 365 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
13 357 (4.48%) Administrator
14 353 (4.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 281 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 278 (3.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 260 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
18 254 (3.19%) Server Engineer
19 252 (3.16%) Desktop Support
20 247 (3.10%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (2.00%) .NET
2 70 (0.88%) HTML
3 58 (0.73%) Application Packaging
4 56 (0.70%) Web Services
5 47 (0.59%) Software Packaging
6 35 (0.44%) LAMP
7 33 (0.41%) ASP.NET
8 29 (0.36%) CSS
9 27 (0.34%) COM
10 26 (0.33%) XML
11 19 (0.24%) MSMQ
11 19 (0.24%) X-Windows
12 18 (0.23%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (0.20%) Middleware
14 12 (0.15%) MAPI
15 11 (0.14%) HTML5
16 10 (0.13%) J2EE
17 9 (0.11%) XMPP
18 8 (0.10%) Memcached
18 8 (0.10%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1189 (14.92%) Blackberry
2 582 (7.30%) Clustering
3 442 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
4 230 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 190 (2.38%) iPhone
6 189 (2.37%) Replication
7 167 (2.10%) Computer Science
8 162 (2.03%) Hedge funds
9 156 (1.96%) Fat Client
9 156 (1.96%) Thin Client
10 93 (1.17%) PDA
11 90 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
12 81 (1.02%) iPad
13 62 (0.78%) Mathematics
14 56 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
14 56 (0.70%) CLARiiON
15 53 (0.67%) EqualLogic
16 47 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
17 45 (0.56%) Smartphone
18 37 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6881 (86.35%) Windows
2 3748 (47.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 2362 (29.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2308 (28.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1656 (20.78%) Windows 7
6 1244 (15.61%) Windows XP
7 955 (11.98%) Windows 8
8 819 (10.28%) Linux
9 372 (4.67%) Windows Vista
10 246 (3.09%) UNIX
11 192 (2.41%) Mac OS X
11 192 (2.41%) Android
12 152 (1.91%) Windows 2000
13 145 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
14 119 (1.49%) Apple iOS
15 117 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 96 (1.20%) Mac OS
17 83 (1.04%) CentOS
18 61 (0.77%) Solaris
19 52 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1708 (21.43%) ITIL
2 635 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 527 (6.61%) Migration
4 377 (4.73%) Service Delivery
5 360 (4.52%) Project Management
6 297 (3.73%) Change Management
7 286 (3.59%) Problem Management
8 270 (3.39%) Incident Management
9 253 (3.17%) Mentoring
10 224 (2.81%) Kalman Filter
11 221 (2.77%) Change Control
12 207 (2.60%) Service Management
12 207 (2.60%) CRM
13 195 (2.45%) Configuration Management
14 161 (2.02%) PRINCE2
15 160 (2.01%) Business Continuity
16 159 (2.00%) Load Balancing
17 155 (1.95%) Root Cause Analysis
18 151 (1.89%) Time Management
19 121 (1.52%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1127 (14.14%) SQL
2 848 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 149 (1.87%) Perl
4 128 (1.61%) VBScript
5 97 (1.22%) C
6 95 (1.19%) VB
7 83 (1.04%) Java
8 63 (0.79%) C#
9 48 (0.60%) PHP
10 45 (0.56%) Python
11 44 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 42 (0.53%) Bash Shell
13 39 (0.49%) JavaScript
14 35 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 25 (0.31%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.16%) Ruby
16 13 (0.16%) R
17 11 (0.14%) C++
18 9 (0.11%) VBA
19 3 (0.038%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1806 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 1253 (15.72%) MCSE
3 733 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
4 714 (8.96%) MCP
5 660 (8.28%) MCSA
6 654 (8.21%) MCITP
7 612 (7.68%) Degree
8 604 (7.58%) CCNA
9 528 (6.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 422 (5.30%) Security Cleared
11 334 (4.19%) SC Cleared
12 328 (4.12%) MCTS
13 278 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
14 228 (2.86%) CCA
15 214 (2.69%) CCNP
16 157 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
17 97 (1.22%) DV Cleared
18 90 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 84 (1.05%) A+ Certification
20 67 (0.84%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 825 (10.35%) SLA
2 72 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 32 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 26 (0.33%) QA
7 5 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.050%) COBIT
9 2 (0.025%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.013%) BS7799
System Software
1 5701 (71.54%) Active Directory
2 2834 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1625 (20.39%) Hyper-V
4 1159 (14.54%) XenApp
5 1043 (13.09%) vSphere
6 546 (6.85%) VMware ESX
7 435 (5.46%) XenDesktop
8 345 (4.33%) Terminal Services
9 309 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
10 258 (3.24%) XenServer
11 162 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 110 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
13 106 (1.33%) VMware Server
14 86 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 85 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
16 82 (1.03%) UAG
17 75 (0.94%) ISA Server
18 74 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
19 65 (0.82%) MetaFrame
20 54 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 912 (11.44%) SCCM
2 534 (6.70%) Backup Exec
3 505 (6.34%) SCOM
4 301 (3.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 222 (2.79%) NetBackup
6 221 (2.77%) WSUS
7 139 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 93 (1.17%) SCVMM
9 91 (1.14%) Nagios
10 66 (0.83%) HP SIM
11 65 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
12 59 (0.74%) SCDPM
13 57 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 56 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 52 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
16 49 (0.61%) ARCserve
17 44 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 41 (0.51%) WMI
19 33 (0.41%) Netcool
20 31 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5540 (69.52%) Microsoft
2 4148 (52.05%) VMware
3 2632 (33.03%) Citrix
4 2245 (28.17%) Cisco
5 1099 (13.79%) HP
6 811 (10.18%) Symantec
7 638 (8.01%) NetApp
8 606 (7.60%) Dell
9 498 (6.25%) EMC
10 414 (5.20%) Apple
11 336 (4.22%) Juniper
12 289 (3.63%) Avaya
13 255 (3.20%) CheckPoint
14 218 (2.74%) Veeam
15 215 (2.70%) Oracle
16 196 (2.46%) Red Hat
17 179 (2.25%) Sophos
18 169 (2.12%) SolarWinds
19 168 (2.11%) Bloomberg
20 166 (2.08%) McAfee
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