The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 74 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3942 3535 3508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.37% 3.25% 2.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.92% 16.14% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3443 3092 3069
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,479
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.54%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24761 21901 24084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.15% 20.14% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20439 18459 20660
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 3735 £35,000 -6.66% 429
London +23 1548 £40,000 - 142
South East -12 874 £31,500 -12.50% 80
City of London +41 432 £45,000 - 33
Yorkshire +22 298 £32,500 +8.33% 51
East of England -10 275 £34,500 -1.42% 33
West Yorkshire +11 228 £32,500 +8.33% 34
North West -1 225 £29,750 -11.85% 32
South West +7 220 £27,500 -16.66% 40
Surrey -25 189 £32,500 -6.47% 11
Berkshire +1 185 £35,000 -17.15% 19
West Midlands -30 182 £35,000 - 23
Hampshire -11 170 £27,500 -21.42% 14
Leeds +13 167 £34,000 +17.24% 22
Buckinghamshire +9 129 £41,000 +36.66% 11
Manchester -11 121 £31,500 -16.00% 17
Hertfordshire +9 118 £35,000 +12.90% 13
East Midlands 0 103 £32,500 -4.41% 26
Scotland +13 90 £35,000 -6.04% 22
Kent +22 85 £36,000 +2.12% 4
Birmingham +1 85 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Reading -20 83 £35,500 -16.47% 7
Bristol +14 71 £34,000 -0.72% 10
Cheshire +10 65 £23,500 -6.00% 9
Essex +1 62 £32,000 -27.27% 4
West Sussex +11 59 £27,500 -27.63% 5
Southampton -1 59 £26,000 -30.66% 3
Watford +16 58 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Milton Keynes -6 55 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Cambridgeshire -16 55 £34,500 +1.47% 10

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6682 (85.51%) Windows
2 5353 (68.51%) Active Directory
3 5310 (67.95%) Microsoft
4 3921 (50.18%) VMware
5 3760 (48.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3669 (46.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 2710 (34.68%) MS Excel
8 2513 (32.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2419 (30.96%) Citrix
10 2307 (29.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2223 (28.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 2119 (27.12%) Cisco
13 2081 (26.63%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1978 (25.31%) Firewall
15 1964 (25.13%) DNS
16 1804 (23.09%) MS Office
17 1777 (22.74%) ITIL
18 1755 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
19 1718 (21.99%) SAN
20 1664 (21.30%) Windows 7
21 1637 (20.95%) SQL Server
22 1607 (20.57%) TCP/IP
23 1503 (19.23%) MCSE
24 1481 (18.95%) DHCP
25 1452 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2003
26 1415 (18.11%) Hyper-V
27 1340 (17.15%) Exchange Server 2013
28 1239 (15.86%) SQL
29 1197 (15.32%) Windows XP
30 1188 (15.20%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3760 (48.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2081 (26.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1452 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1340 (17.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1179 (15.09%) SharePoint
6 1079 (13.81%) Lync
7 784 (10.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 634 (8.11%) IIS
9 252 (3.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 169 (2.16%) Office Communications Server
11 159 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2000
12 146 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
13 128 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
14 85 (1.09%) IBM Notes
15 83 (1.06%) Apache
16 79 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
17 43 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
18 38 (0.49%) WorkSite
19 37 (0.47%) Exchange Server 5.5
20 27 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2710 (34.68%) MS Excel
2 1804 (23.09%) MS Office
3 106 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 38 (0.49%) MS Project
6 10 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 10 (0.13%) FastStats
7 8 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.064%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.038%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.026%) Maya
10 2 (0.026%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.013%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 85 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.46%) assyst
3 21 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.23%) Eikon
5 17 (0.22%) Sage 200
5 17 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.10%) SalesLogix
9 6 (0.077%) Line 500
10 5 (0.064%) Bond Adapt
10 5 (0.064%) Exchequer
11 4 (0.051%) Summit
12 3 (0.038%) Epicor Vantage
12 3 (0.038%) Visualfiles
13 2 (0.026%) GoldMine
13 2 (0.026%) Front Arena
13 2 (0.026%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 695 (8.89%) Office 365
2 83 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 54 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (0.61%) SaaS
6 39 (0.50%) IaaS
7 19 (0.24%) PaaS
8 16 (0.20%) 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%) Trello
12 1 (0.013%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1978 (25.31%) Firewall
2 1964 (25.13%) DNS
3 1718 (21.99%) SAN
4 1607 (20.57%) TCP/IP
5 1481 (18.95%) DHCP
6 1145 (14.65%) LAN
7 1092 (13.97%) WAN
8 1039 (13.30%) VPN
9 541 (6.92%) VoIP
10 486 (6.22%) NAS
11 478 (6.12%) Internet
12 418 (5.35%) Wireless
13 292 (3.74%) VLAN
14 256 (3.28%) Unified Communications
15 242 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
16 188 (2.41%) MPLS
17 185 (2.37%) Network Security
18 181 (2.32%) iSCSI
19 179 (2.29%) SSL
20 173 (2.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1637 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 467 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 260 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 166 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 114 (1.46%) MySQL
6 41 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 38 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
8 33 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
9 32 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (0.38%) Oracle Database
11 29 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (0.31%) RDBMS
13 19 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (0.23%) MS Access
15 16 (0.20%) NoSQL
16 14 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (0.18%) DB2
17 13 (0.17%) MariaDB
17 13 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (0.28%) Visual Studio
2 17 (0.22%) JIRA
3 16 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.12%) AdminStudio
4 9 (0.12%) MSI
5 6 (0.077%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.038%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.038%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.038%) Subversion
6 3 (0.038%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.026%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.026%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.013%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.013%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.013%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.013%) TestDirector
General
1 1083 (13.86%) Finance
2 273 (3.49%) Law
3 264 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 199 (2.55%) Banking
5 189 (2.42%) Legal
6 184 (2.35%) Retail
7 103 (1.32%) Advertising
8 84 (1.07%) Back Office
8 84 (1.07%) Marketing
9 68 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 61 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 60 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 36 (0.46%) German Language
13 34 (0.44%) Electronics
14 31 (0.40%) Publishing
15 29 (0.37%) French Language
16 27 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.23%) Italian Language
18 17 (0.22%) Games
19 14 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 1529 (19.57%) Analyst
2 1418 (18.15%) Support Engineer
3 832 (10.65%) Support Analyst
4 802 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 700 (8.96%) IT Support
6 693 (8.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 669 (8.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 531 (6.80%) Consultant
9 526 (6.73%) Administrator
10 376 (4.81%) Technical Support
11 371 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
12 350 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
13 340 (4.35%) Service Analyst
14 327 (4.18%) Service Desk Analyst
15 284 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 279 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
17 266 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 260 (3.33%) Architect
19 256 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 230 (2.94%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (2.27%) .NET
2 71 (0.91%) Web Services
3 58 (0.74%) Software Packaging
4 55 (0.70%) COM
5 49 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 47 (0.60%) LAMP
7 44 (0.56%) XML
8 38 (0.49%) HTML
9 37 (0.47%) Application Packaging
10 27 (0.35%) CSS
11 16 (0.20%) XSLT
12 14 (0.18%) MSMQ
13 13 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (0.13%) MAPI
14 10 (0.13%) WSH
14 10 (0.13%) SAML
14 10 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
15 8 (0.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 7 (0.090%) XMPP
16 7 (0.090%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1120 (14.33%) Blackberry
2 550 (7.04%) Clustering
3 177 (2.27%) Replication
3 177 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 167 (2.14%) Hedge funds
5 135 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 130 (1.66%) iPhone
7 114 (1.46%) Thin Client
7 114 (1.46%) Fat Client
8 102 (1.31%) iPad
9 93 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
9 93 (1.19%) EqualLogic
10 89 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 85 (1.09%) PDA
12 81 (1.04%) CLARiiON
13 72 (0.92%) Client/Server
14 62 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
14 62 (0.79%) Firmware
15 57 (0.73%) PKI
16 38 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6682 (85.51%) Windows
2 3669 (46.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 2307 (29.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1755 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1664 (21.30%) Windows 7
6 1197 (15.32%) Windows XP
7 823 (10.53%) Linux
8 749 (9.59%) Windows 8
9 321 (4.11%) Windows Vista
10 265 (3.39%) UNIX
11 202 (2.59%) Mac OS X
12 164 (2.10%) Android
13 146 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
14 136 (1.74%) Windows 2000
15 112 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 99 (1.27%) Apple iOS
17 89 (1.14%) Mac OS
18 52 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
19 49 (0.63%) Solaris
20 48 (0.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1777 (22.74%) ITIL
2 560 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 518 (6.63%) Migration
4 386 (4.94%) Project Management
5 346 (4.43%) Service Delivery
6 305 (3.90%) Problem Management
7 300 (3.84%) Change Management
8 233 (2.98%) Service Management
9 232 (2.97%) Load Balancing
10 219 (2.80%) Incident Management
11 199 (2.55%) CRM
12 193 (2.47%) Change Control
13 182 (2.33%) Time Management
14 156 (2.00%) PRINCE2
15 155 (1.98%) Asset Management
16 154 (1.97%) Root Cause Analysis
17 153 (1.96%) Business Continuity
18 146 (1.87%) ITIL V3
19 137 (1.75%) Configuration Management
20 131 (1.68%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1239 (15.86%) SQL
2 697 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 118 (1.51%) VB
4 109 (1.39%) VBScript
5 104 (1.33%) Perl
6 79 (1.01%) C
7 75 (0.96%) C#
8 57 (0.73%) Java
9 56 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 45 (0.58%) PHP
11 41 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 36 (0.46%) VB.NET
13 34 (0.44%) Python
14 33 (0.42%) JavaScript
15 32 (0.41%) Ruby
16 31 (0.40%) VBA
17 20 (0.26%) T-SQL
18 17 (0.22%) ABAP
19 7 (0.090%) LotusScript
20 6 (0.077%) C++
Qualifications
1 2223 (28.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1503 (19.23%) MCSE
3 904 (11.57%) MCITP
4 763 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
5 744 (9.52%) MCSA
6 718 (9.19%) Degree
7 675 (8.64%) CCNA
8 625 (8.00%) MCP
9 441 (5.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 329 (4.21%) Security Cleared
11 322 (4.12%) MCTS
12 239 (3.06%) SC Cleared
13 226 (2.89%) CCNP
14 156 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
15 113 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
16 110 (1.41%) CCA
17 75 (0.96%) DV Cleared
18 70 (0.90%) MCDST
19 69 (0.88%) A+ Certification
20 63 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 645 (8.25%) SLA
2 102 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (0.86%) QA
4 45 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 40 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 25 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.13%) COBIT
8 9 (0.12%) GMP
9 8 (0.10%) BS7799
10 7 (0.090%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 7 (0.090%) GAMP
10 7 (0.090%) GCP
11 2 (0.026%) GLP
11 2 (0.026%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.013%) DICOM
12 1 (0.013%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5353 (68.51%) Active Directory
2 2513 (32.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1415 (18.11%) Hyper-V
4 973 (12.45%) XenApp
5 873 (11.17%) vSphere
6 530 (6.78%) VMware ESX
7 442 (5.66%) XenDesktop
8 316 (4.04%) Terminal Services
9 304 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
10 263 (3.37%) XenServer
11 199 (2.55%) UAG
12 134 (1.71%) ISA Server
13 97 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
14 95 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 85 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
16 72 (0.92%) MetaFrame
16 72 (0.92%) Terminal Server
16 72 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
17 65 (0.83%) Xen
18 51 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 808 (10.34%) SCCM
2 599 (7.67%) Backup Exec
3 386 (4.94%) SCOM
4 255 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 233 (2.98%) WSUS
6 216 (2.76%) NetBackup
7 152 (1.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 87 (1.11%) ARCserve
9 70 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 67 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
11 56 (0.72%) Nagios
12 54 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
13 51 (0.65%) Puppet
14 49 (0.63%) HP SIM
15 44 (0.56%) MOM
16 41 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 36 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 35 (0.45%) MAILsweeper
19 33 (0.42%) SCVMM
20 30 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5310 (67.95%) Microsoft
2 3921 (50.18%) VMware
3 2419 (30.96%) Citrix
4 2119 (27.12%) Cisco
5 1188 (15.20%) HP
6 805 (10.30%) Symantec
7 660 (8.45%) NetApp
8 518 (6.63%) Dell
9 422 (5.40%) EMC
10 355 (4.54%) Apple
11 246 (3.15%) Oracle
12 223 (2.85%) CheckPoint
13 222 (2.84%) Juniper
14 221 (2.83%) Veeam
15 220 (2.82%) McAfee
16 216 (2.76%) Avaya
17 169 (2.16%) Bloomberg
18 152 (1.95%) IBM
19 149 (1.91%) Mitel
20 143 (1.83%) Sophos
City, London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Cyber Team
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Networking People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Networking People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago