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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 72 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3861 3363 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.32% 3.16% 3.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.98% 15.80% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3316 2955 3324
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%

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
24161 21287 24263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.01% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19673 17994 20767
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%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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 +11 3632 £35,000 -6.66% 428
London +22 1464 £40,000 -3.61% 119
South East -9 853 £30,000 -17.12% 97
City of London +48 419 £44,500 -1.11% 47
Yorkshire +10 278 £33,000 +10.00% 40
East of England +2 272 £34,500 -6.75% 28
South West +20 246 £27,500 -14.72% 57
North West +6 235 £32,500 -8.45% 42
Berkshire 0 213 £35,000 -12.50% 15
West Yorkshire +16 211 £32,500 +4.83% 28
Surrey -22 189 £30,000 -14.28% 25
West Midlands -21 179 £35,000 +4.47% 14
Hampshire -15 166 £25,000 -27.53% 20
Leeds +21 151 £37,500 +25.00% 16
Manchester -10 113 £32,500 -13.33% 23
Hertfordshire -5 111 £34,500 -1.42% 10
Scotland +34 108 £35,000 +9.37% 10
East Midlands -2 104 £30,000 -16.66% 20
Reading -4 91 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Buckinghamshire -18 84 £40,000 +17.64% 9
Bristol +7 76 £35,000 +4.47% 20
Kent +20 74 £38,500 +13.23% 5
Birmingham -6 74 £40,500 +24.61% 9
Cheshire +32 69 £29,500 +20.40% 10
Cambridgeshire +4 65 £35,000 +2.94% 13
Bracknell +4 63 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Wales +8 58 £29,000 -10.76% 8
Southampton 0 57 £22,750 -39.33% 2
Essex -2 53 £32,000 -30.43% 3
South Wales +7 52 £30,000 -7.69% 7

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6631 (85.50%) Windows
2 5291 (68.22%) Active Directory
3 5262 (67.84%) Microsoft
4 3886 (50.10%) VMware
5 3742 (48.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3654 (47.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2648 (34.14%) MS Excel
8 2478 (31.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2380 (30.69%) Citrix
10 2271 (29.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 2121 (27.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 2099 (27.06%) Cisco
13 2083 (26.86%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1994 (25.71%) DNS
15 1970 (25.40%) Firewall
16 1880 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
17 1844 (23.78%) MS Office
18 1806 (23.29%) ITIL
19 1664 (21.45%) SAN
20 1618 (20.86%) SQL Server
21 1588 (20.47%) Windows 7
22 1577 (20.33%) TCP/IP
23 1518 (19.57%) DHCP
24 1444 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2003
25 1442 (18.59%) Hyper-V
26 1413 (18.22%) MCSE
27 1407 (18.14%) Exchange Server 2013
28 1205 (15.54%) Windows XP
29 1179 (15.20%) SQL
30 1152 (14.85%) LAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3742 (48.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2083 (26.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1444 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1407 (18.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1134 (14.62%) SharePoint
6 1109 (14.30%) Lync
7 737 (9.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 616 (7.94%) IIS
9 220 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 184 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2000
11 171 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
12 140 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 121 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
14 93 (1.20%) IBM Notes
15 85 (1.10%) Apache
16 82 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
17 45 (0.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 37 (0.48%) Live Communications Server
19 33 (0.43%) Tomcat
20 31 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2648 (34.14%) MS Excel
2 1844 (23.78%) MS Office
3 117 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 67 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 36 (0.46%) MS Project
6 10 (0.13%) FastStats
7 9 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.052%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.039%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.039%) Maya
9 3 (0.039%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.039%) InDesign
10 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 83 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.30%) assyst
3 22 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 19 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.21%) Sage 200
5 16 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 10 (0.13%) Eikon
8 9 (0.12%) Line 500
8 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.10%) SalesLogix
10 5 (0.064%) Bond Adapt
10 5 (0.064%) Exchequer
11 4 (0.052%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.052%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.039%) Epicor Vantage
12 3 (0.039%) Summit
13 2 (0.026%) Front Arena
13 2 (0.026%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 719 (9.27%) Office 365
2 94 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 49 (0.63%) SaaS
5 45 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (0.48%) IaaS
7 23 (0.30%) PaaS
8 18 (0.23%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.077%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.026%) Route 53
12 1 (0.013%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1994 (25.71%) DNS
2 1970 (25.40%) Firewall
3 1664 (21.45%) SAN
4 1577 (20.33%) TCP/IP
5 1518 (19.57%) DHCP
6 1152 (14.85%) LAN
7 1100 (14.18%) WAN
8 1002 (12.92%) VPN
9 562 (7.25%) VoIP
10 471 (6.07%) Internet
11 469 (6.05%) NAS
12 401 (5.17%) Wireless
13 292 (3.76%) VLAN
14 264 (3.40%) Unified Communications
15 247 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
16 204 (2.63%) MPLS
17 196 (2.53%) iSCSI
18 174 (2.24%) SMTP
19 167 (2.15%) SSL
20 160 (2.06%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1618 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 459 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 255 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 157 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 116 (1.50%) MySQL
6 44 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 37 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
8 35 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 35 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 29 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (0.27%) MS Access
13 19 (0.24%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (0.19%) Hadoop
15 15 (0.19%) NoSQL
16 13 (0.17%) DB2
17 12 (0.15%) Redis
17 12 (0.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (0.32%) Visual Studio
2 14 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (0.17%) JIRA
4 11 (0.14%) AdminStudio
5 8 (0.10%) MSI
6 6 (0.077%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.064%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (0.052%) WinRunner
8 4 (0.052%) TestDirector
8 4 (0.052%) Subversion
9 3 (0.039%) Ant
9 3 (0.039%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.039%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.026%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.026%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.013%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.013%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.013%) WATIR
11 1 (0.013%) Selenium
General
1 1076 (13.87%) Finance
2 275 (3.55%) Telecoms
3 264 (3.40%) Law
4 211 (2.72%) Retail
5 209 (2.69%) Legal
6 207 (2.67%) Banking
7 103 (1.33%) Advertising
8 89 (1.15%) Marketing
9 83 (1.07%) Back Office
10 74 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 72 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 60 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 38 (0.49%) Electronics
14 36 (0.46%) Publishing
15 29 (0.37%) German Language
16 27 (0.35%) French Language
17 24 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.23%) Games
19 16 (0.21%) Italian Language
20 13 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 1532 (19.75%) Analyst
2 1484 (19.13%) Support Engineer
3 845 (10.89%) Support Analyst
4 815 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 700 (9.03%) 3rd Line Support
6 687 (8.86%) IT Support
7 671 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 514 (6.63%) Consultant
9 494 (6.37%) Administrator
10 373 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
11 370 (4.77%) Technical Support
12 359 (4.63%) Service Analyst
13 342 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
14 312 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
15 307 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 286 (3.69%) IT Support Engineer
17 265 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 251 (3.24%) Server Engineer
19 250 (3.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 244 (3.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (2.10%) .NET
2 63 (0.81%) Web Services
3 56 (0.72%) Software Packaging
4 52 (0.67%) COM
5 41 (0.53%) HTML
5 41 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 38 (0.49%) LAMP
7 36 (0.46%) Application Packaging
8 25 (0.32%) XML
9 23 (0.30%) CSS
10 17 (0.22%) MSMQ
11 13 (0.17%) MAPI
12 12 (0.15%) XMPP
12 12 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (0.10%) SAML
14 7 (0.090%) WSH
14 7 (0.090%) ActiveMQ
14 7 (0.090%) X-Windows
14 7 (0.090%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 6 (0.077%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1089 (14.04%) Blackberry
2 536 (6.91%) Clustering
3 178 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 177 (2.28%) Replication
5 171 (2.20%) Hedge funds
6 143 (1.84%) iPhone
7 132 (1.70%) Computer Science
8 107 (1.38%) Fat Client
8 107 (1.38%) Thin Client
9 95 (1.22%) CLARiiON
9 95 (1.22%) iPad
10 93 (1.20%) EqualLogic
10 93 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 93 (1.20%) PDA
11 81 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 68 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 52 (0.67%) Firmware
13 52 (0.67%) Mathematics
14 51 (0.66%) PKI
15 46 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6631 (85.50%) Windows
2 3654 (47.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2271 (29.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1880 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 1588 (20.47%) Windows 7
6 1205 (15.54%) Windows XP
7 793 (10.22%) Linux
8 741 (9.55%) Windows 8
9 304 (3.92%) Windows Vista
10 268 (3.46%) UNIX
11 190 (2.45%) Mac OS X
12 175 (2.26%) Android
13 151 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
14 139 (1.79%) Windows 2000
15 133 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 107 (1.38%) Apple iOS
17 85 (1.10%) Mac OS
18 64 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
19 56 (0.72%) Solaris
20 47 (0.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1806 (23.29%) ITIL
2 582 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 499 (6.43%) Migration
4 380 (4.90%) Project Management
5 353 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 308 (3.97%) Change Management
7 300 (3.87%) Problem Management
8 222 (2.86%) Load Balancing
9 220 (2.84%) Service Management
10 217 (2.80%) Incident Management
11 213 (2.75%) Change Control
12 197 (2.54%) Time Management
13 184 (2.37%) CRM
14 169 (2.18%) Kalman Filter
15 158 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
16 155 (2.00%) ITIL V3
17 152 (1.96%) Business Continuity
17 152 (1.96%) Asset Management
18 147 (1.90%) PRINCE2
19 138 (1.78%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1179 (15.20%) SQL
2 671 (8.65%) PowerShell
3 112 (1.44%) VBScript
4 110 (1.42%) Perl
5 107 (1.38%) VB
6 82 (1.06%) C
7 64 (0.83%) C#
8 62 (0.80%) Bash Shell
9 48 (0.62%) Java
10 43 (0.55%) PHP
11 36 (0.46%) Python
11 36 (0.46%) Ruby
12 34 (0.44%) VB.NET
12 34 (0.44%) JavaScript
13 27 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 26 (0.34%) VBA
15 18 (0.23%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.13%) ABAP
17 8 (0.10%) LotusScript
17 8 (0.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 2121 (27.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1413 (18.22%) MCSE
3 873 (11.26%) MCITP
4 776 (10.01%) Cisco Certification
5 754 (9.72%) MCSA
6 696 (8.97%) Degree
7 675 (8.70%) CCNA
8 637 (8.21%) MCP
9 441 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 343 (4.42%) Security Cleared
11 331 (4.27%) MCTS
12 252 (3.25%) SC Cleared
13 227 (2.93%) CCNP
14 160 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
15 124 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
16 111 (1.43%) CCA
17 82 (1.06%) DV Cleared
18 73 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 70 (0.90%) A+ Certification
20 54 (0.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 662 (8.54%) SLA
2 92 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (0.89%) QA
4 42 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 35 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 31 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.13%) COBIT
8 8 (0.10%) BS7799
8 8 (0.10%) GMP
9 6 (0.077%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 6 (0.077%) GAMP
9 6 (0.077%) GCP
10 3 (0.039%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.026%) GLP
System Software
1 5291 (68.22%) Active Directory
2 2478 (31.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1442 (18.59%) Hyper-V
4 951 (12.26%) XenApp
5 819 (10.56%) vSphere
6 550 (7.09%) VMware ESX
7 397 (5.12%) XenDesktop
8 285 (3.67%) Terminal Services
9 278 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
10 225 (2.90%) XenServer
11 208 (2.68%) UAG
12 127 (1.64%) ISA Server
13 119 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 89 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
15 77 (0.99%) MetaFrame
16 76 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
17 71 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
18 59 (0.76%) Terminal Server
19 55 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
19 55 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 799 (10.30%) SCCM
2 581 (7.49%) Backup Exec
3 361 (4.65%) SCOM
4 254 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 218 (2.81%) WSUS
6 204 (2.63%) NetBackup
7 142 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 77 (0.99%) ARCserve
9 64 (0.83%) HP SIM
10 62 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
11 58 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 58 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
12 54 (0.70%) Nagios
13 46 (0.59%) Puppet
14 39 (0.50%) SCVMM
15 37 (0.48%) MOM
16 36 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 35 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 30 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 29 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5262 (67.84%) Microsoft
2 3886 (50.10%) VMware
3 2380 (30.69%) Citrix
4 2099 (27.06%) Cisco
5 1148 (14.80%) HP
6 764 (9.85%) Symantec
7 655 (8.45%) NetApp
8 516 (6.65%) Dell
9 413 (5.32%) EMC
10 352 (4.54%) Apple
11 263 (3.39%) Oracle
12 249 (3.21%) Avaya
13 234 (3.02%) Juniper
14 221 (2.85%) Veeam
15 212 (2.73%) CheckPoint
16 184 (2.37%) McAfee
17 167 (2.15%) Red Hat
18 157 (2.02%) SolarWinds
19 155 (2.00%) Mitel
20 153 (1.97%) IBM
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