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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 70 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 4040 3576 3525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.75% 3.19% 3.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.22% 15.18% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3138 2987
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-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
22175 23555 22709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.61% 21.04% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18502 19221 19170
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 March 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 27 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
(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 +17 3864 £36,000 -2.70% 450
London +25 1646 £42,000 +5.00% 158
South East +1 791 £34,000 -2.85% 85
City of London +30 426 £47,500 +5.55% 48
East of England +17 365 £32,500 -7.14% 24
Yorkshire +20 273 £34,000 +4.61% 26
South West +15 237 £35,000 +9.37% 38
North West +30 234 £33,500 -4.28% 58
West Yorkshire +21 216 £34,000 +13.33% 16
Berkshire -19 177 £38,500 +4.05% 20
West Midlands +18 163 £32,500 - 28
Surrey +6 163 £30,500 -6.15% 15
Hertfordshire +37 157 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Hampshire 0 146 £30,000 -6.25% 14
Leeds +32 143 £36,000 +10.76% 9
East Midlands +14 132 £36,250 -3.33% 19
Manchester +6 127 £35,000 +6.87% 30
Buckinghamshire +4 107 £42,250 +12.66% 14
Reading -31 85 £37,500 +1.35% 10
Essex -8 73 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cheshire +29 67 £34,000 -9.33% 15
Wales +6 65 £37,000 +3.49% 5
Scotland +11 64 £28,750 -15.44% 16
Cambridgeshire +20 63 £33,500 -5.63% 10
South Wales +15 62 £36,500 -9.87% 5
Leicestershire +32 59 £42,000 +10.52% 4
Milton Keynes +8 59 £42,500 - 4
Birmingham -9 59 £32,250 -3.73% 8
Kent +27 58 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Bristol +5 58 £37,500 +15.38% 5

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6986 (86.08%) Windows
2 5856 (72.15%) Active Directory
3 5566 (68.58%) Microsoft
4 4187 (51.59%) VMware
5 3774 (46.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3714 (45.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2818 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2641 (32.54%) MS Excel
9 2619 (32.27%) Citrix
10 2490 (30.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 2287 (28.18%) Cisco
12 2260 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 2095 (25.81%) Firewall
14 2066 (25.46%) MS Office
15 2057 (25.34%) DNS
16 1945 (23.97%) Exchange Server 2007
17 1787 (22.02%) SAN
18 1785 (21.99%) Microsoft Certification
19 1715 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2013
20 1703 (20.98%) Windows 7
21 1671 (20.59%) SQL Server
22 1666 (20.53%) Hyper-V
23 1640 (20.21%) ITIL
24 1482 (18.26%) TCP/IP
25 1455 (17.93%) DHCP
26 1383 (17.04%) LAN
27 1375 (16.94%) WAN
28 1270 (15.65%) MCSE
29 1216 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2003
30 1213 (14.95%) Windows XP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3714 (45.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1945 (23.97%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1715 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1216 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1201 (14.80%) Lync
6 1054 (12.99%) SharePoint
7 687 (8.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 645 (7.95%) IIS
9 144 (1.77%) Office Communications Server
10 141 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 138 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 111 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2000
13 95 (1.17%) Apache
14 77 (0.95%) IBM Notes
15 63 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
16 53 (0.65%) Tomcat
17 44 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
17 44 (0.54%) WorkSite
18 35 (0.43%) Live Communications Server
19 28 (0.34%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2641 (32.54%) MS Excel
2 2066 (25.46%) MS Office
3 110 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.27%) MS Project
6 15 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 10 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.086%) AutoCAD
10 6 (0.074%) InDesign
10 6 (0.074%) Solid Edge
10 6 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.062%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.062%) SPSS
12 4 (0.049%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.037%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.025%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.012%) Windchill
15 1 (0.012%) Revit
Business Applications
1 77 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
4 20 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 16 (0.20%) assyst
7 13 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.099%) Eikon
9 7 (0.086%) SalesLogix
10 4 (0.049%) GoldMine
10 4 (0.049%) Epicor Vantage
10 4 (0.049%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.037%) HiPortfolio
11 3 (0.037%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.025%) Sage 50
12 2 (0.025%) Line 50
12 2 (0.025%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.025%) Teamcenter
12 2 (0.025%) Nortel Periphonics
12 2 (0.025%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 979 (12.06%) Office 365
2 234 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (0.71%) IaaS
4 56 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (0.48%) SaaS
6 31 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (0.36%) Google Apps
8 22 (0.27%) PaaS
9 4 (0.049%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.049%) Yammer
10 3 (0.037%) Route 53
10 3 (0.037%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.012%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2095 (25.81%) Firewall
2 2057 (25.34%) DNS
3 1787 (22.02%) SAN
4 1482 (18.26%) TCP/IP
5 1455 (17.93%) DHCP
6 1383 (17.04%) LAN
7 1375 (16.94%) WAN
8 1086 (13.38%) VPN
9 544 (6.70%) VoIP
10 448 (5.52%) Internet
11 425 (5.24%) NAS
12 404 (4.98%) Wireless
13 394 (4.85%) VLAN
14 305 (3.76%) iSCSI
15 208 (2.56%) NetScaler
16 195 (2.40%) MPLS
17 170 (2.09%) Unified Communications
17 170 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
18 165 (2.03%) SMTP
19 162 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1671 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 500 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 289 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 200 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 148 (1.82%) MySQL
6 76 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 37 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 31 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 25 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 24 (0.30%) MS Access
12 18 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (0.21%) Relational Database
13 17 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (0.20%) Big Data
15 13 (0.16%) Data Mining
16 10 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (0.11%) QlikView
17 9 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.099%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (0.23%) MSI
3 15 (0.18%) Visual Studio
4 9 (0.11%) Subversion
5 8 (0.099%) WinRunner
5 8 (0.099%) TestDirector
5 8 (0.099%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (0.099%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.086%) JIRA
7 6 (0.074%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (0.074%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.037%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.037%) Emacs
9 2 (0.025%) Hudson
9 2 (0.025%) Redmine
9 2 (0.025%) Automake
9 2 (0.025%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.012%) Ant
10 1 (0.012%) WinDbg
General
1 1046 (12.89%) Finance
2 300 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 250 (3.08%) Law
4 206 (2.54%) Banking
5 201 (2.48%) Legal
6 172 (2.12%) Retail
7 154 (1.90%) Advertising
8 134 (1.65%) Back Office
9 94 (1.16%) Marketing
10 90 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 83 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 52 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 49 (0.60%) Publishing
14 36 (0.44%) Billing
15 26 (0.32%) French Language
15 26 (0.32%) German Language
16 25 (0.31%) Front Office
17 24 (0.30%) Electronics
18 23 (0.28%) Games
19 18 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1657 (20.42%) Analyst
2 1566 (19.30%) Support Engineer
3 1057 (13.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 882 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 753 (9.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 705 (8.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 697 (8.59%) IT Support
8 553 (6.81%) Consultant
9 452 (5.57%) Technical Support
10 420 (5.17%) Administrator
11 403 (4.97%) Service Analyst
12 395 (4.87%) Service Desk Analyst
13 356 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 341 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
15 333 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
16 322 (3.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 296 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 270 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
19 257 (3.17%) Desktop Support
20 249 (3.07%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (2.05%) .NET
2 83 (1.02%) HTML
3 68 (0.84%) Web Services
4 62 (0.76%) Application Packaging
5 39 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 38 (0.47%) Software Packaging
7 35 (0.43%) LAMP
8 34 (0.42%) CSS
9 27 (0.33%) COM
10 21 (0.26%) XML
11 18 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (0.20%) Middleware
13 15 (0.18%) MSMQ
14 14 (0.17%) Memcached
15 13 (0.16%) MAPI
16 10 (0.12%) J2EE
16 10 (0.12%) XMPP
17 9 (0.11%) HTML5
18 8 (0.099%) X-Windows
18 8 (0.099%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1145 (14.11%) Blackberry
2 548 (6.75%) Clustering
3 420 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 241 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 198 (2.44%) Replication
6 188 (2.32%) iPhone
7 180 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 164 (2.02%) Fat Client
8 164 (2.02%) Thin Client
9 147 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 97 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
11 80 (0.99%) PDA
12 77 (0.95%) iPad
13 62 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
14 53 (0.65%) CLARiiON
15 52 (0.64%) EqualLogic
16 44 (0.54%) Mathematics
17 40 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (0.49%) Client/Server
18 37 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6986 (86.08%) Windows
2 3774 (46.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2490 (30.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2260 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1703 (20.98%) Windows 7
6 1213 (14.95%) Windows XP
7 1017 (12.53%) Windows 8
8 847 (10.44%) Linux
9 370 (4.56%) Windows Vista
10 240 (2.96%) Android
11 216 (2.66%) UNIX
12 198 (2.44%) Mac OS X
13 153 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
14 140 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 128 (1.58%) Windows 2000
16 105 (1.29%) Mac OS
17 94 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 84 (1.03%) CentOS
19 58 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
20 49 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1640 (20.21%) ITIL
2 601 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 537 (6.62%) Migration
4 379 (4.67%) Service Delivery
5 348 (4.29%) Project Management
6 295 (3.63%) Problem Management
7 282 (3.47%) Incident Management
8 278 (3.43%) Change Management
9 263 (3.24%) Mentoring
10 242 (2.98%) Service Management
11 213 (2.62%) CRM
12 194 (2.39%) Configuration Management
13 189 (2.33%) Business Continuity
13 189 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
14 165 (2.03%) Root Cause Analysis
15 160 (1.97%) Change Control
16 158 (1.95%) Time Management
17 134 (1.65%) PRINCE2
18 130 (1.60%) Asset Management
19 128 (1.58%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1202 (14.81%) SQL
2 812 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 143 (1.76%) Perl
4 131 (1.61%) VBScript
5 108 (1.33%) VB
6 99 (1.22%) C
7 78 (0.96%) Java
8 67 (0.83%) C#
9 51 (0.63%) JavaScript
9 51 (0.63%) Python
10 50 (0.62%) PHP
11 38 (0.47%) T-SQL
12 36 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 34 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 30 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 15 (0.18%) VBA
16 14 (0.17%) C++
17 13 (0.16%) R
18 9 (0.11%) Ruby
19 7 (0.086%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1785 (21.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1270 (15.65%) MCSE
3 697 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
4 695 (8.56%) MCP
5 608 (7.49%) MCITP
6 604 (7.44%) CCNA
7 597 (7.36%) Degree
8 596 (7.34%) MCSA
9 466 (5.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 397 (4.89%) Security Cleared
11 296 (3.65%) MCTS
11 296 (3.65%) Citrix Certification
12 291 (3.59%) SC Cleared
13 246 (3.03%) CCA
14 162 (2.00%) CCNP
15 139 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
16 93 (1.15%) DV Cleared
17 82 (1.01%) A+ Certification
18 76 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 56 (0.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 825 (10.17%) SLA
2 83 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (0.52%) QA
4 39 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 38 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 34 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.049%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.049%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.037%) COBIT
9 2 (0.025%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.012%) GMP
10 1 (0.012%) GLP
System Software
1 5856 (72.15%) Active Directory
2 2818 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1666 (20.53%) Hyper-V
4 1123 (13.84%) XenApp
5 1078 (13.28%) vSphere
6 497 (6.12%) VMware ESX
7 489 (6.03%) XenDesktop
8 328 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
9 321 (3.96%) Terminal Services
10 260 (3.20%) XenServer
11 148 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
12 133 (1.64%) VMware Server
13 106 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 95 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 85 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
16 82 (1.01%) ISA Server
17 80 (0.99%) Xen
18 75 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
19 57 (0.70%) vCloud
20 47 (0.58%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 999 (12.31%) SCCM
2 547 (6.74%) SCOM
2 547 (6.74%) Backup Exec
3 269 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 267 (3.29%) WSUS
5 188 (2.32%) NetBackup
6 139 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 95 (1.17%) SCVMM
8 94 (1.16%) Nagios
9 63 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
10 60 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 59 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 53 (0.65%) SCDPM
13 47 (0.58%) ARCserve
14 45 (0.55%) WMI
15 41 (0.51%) Opsview
16 40 (0.49%) HP SIM
17 33 (0.41%) FortiGate
17 33 (0.41%) Tivoli
18 32 (0.39%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5566 (68.58%) Microsoft
2 4187 (51.59%) VMware
3 2619 (32.27%) Citrix
4 2287 (28.18%) Cisco
5 1198 (14.76%) HP
6 810 (9.98%) Symantec
7 698 (8.60%) NetApp
8 643 (7.92%) Dell
9 484 (5.96%) EMC
10 435 (5.36%) Apple
11 317 (3.91%) Juniper
12 292 (3.60%) Avaya
13 241 (2.97%) Veeam
14 231 (2.85%) CheckPoint
15 203 (2.50%) Sophos
16 182 (2.24%) McAfee
17 179 (2.21%) Oracle
18 172 (2.12%) Red Hat
19 162 (2.00%) Mitel
20 156 (1.92%) IBM
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