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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 87 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3485 3919 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.18% 3.35% 3.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.72% 15.74% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3073 3415 3094
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
22174 24905 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.25% 21.29% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18464 20534 18696
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 3318 £35,000 - 388
London -12 1268 £40,000 - 123
South East +3 828 £35,000 +11.11% 98
Surrey +30 269 £33,500 +3.07% 19
East of England +3 266 £35,486 +2.85% 23
South West +6 250 £32,000 +16.36% 39
Yorkshire -12 238 £35,000 +7.69% 27
City of London -41 235 £40,000 -11.11% 29
North West -2 203 £30,000 - 37
Hampshire +17 202 £30,000 +13.20% 19
West Yorkshire -12 183 £35,000 +7.69% 17
West Midlands -8 169 £31,500 -10.00% 22
Leeds +1 160 £35,000 - 14
Manchester +8 119 £32,000 -1.53% 13
Berkshire -35 114 £38,500 +10.00% 22
Birmingham -2 95 £35,000 -8.49% 15
Hertfordshire -22 94 £35,000 - 6
Farnborough +14 84 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Wiltshire +44 79 £29,250 +12.50% 4
East Midlands -19 79 £28,500 -12.30% 17
Buckinghamshire -36 67 £29,000 -31.76% 13
Kent -13 64 £35,000 -4.76% 9
West Sussex +12 63 £40,000 +45.45% 9
Bedfordshire +26 62 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Cheshire -7 60 £26,000 +10.63% 16
Scotland -23 53 £33,750 -3.57% 8
Reading -22 52 £36,500 +2.81% 14
Southampton +2 51 £31,500 +22.33% 6
Bristol -31 47 £35,250 +3.67% 17
Gloucestershire +6 44 £36,250 +18.85% 9

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6496 (86.80%) Windows
2 5346 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5203 (69.52%) Microsoft
4 4107 (54.88%) VMware
5 3565 (47.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3445 (46.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 2721 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2647 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2287 (30.56%) Citrix
10 2264 (30.25%) MS Excel
11 2133 (28.50%) Cisco
12 1976 (26.40%) Firewall
13 1966 (26.27%) DNS
14 1848 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 1749 (23.37%) Exchange Server 2013
16 1695 (22.65%) SAN
17 1685 (22.51%) Microsoft Certification
18 1676 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2007
19 1672 (22.34%) MS Office
20 1594 (21.30%) ITIL
20 1594 (21.30%) Hyper-V
21 1533 (20.48%) SQL Server
22 1458 (19.48%) DHCP
22 1458 (19.48%) Windows 7
23 1444 (19.29%) TCP/IP
24 1324 (17.69%) WAN
25 1308 (17.48%) LAN
26 1207 (16.13%) HP
27 1169 (15.62%) SQL
28 1119 (14.95%) MCSE

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3565 (47.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1749 (23.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1676 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1000 (13.36%) Lync
5 989 (13.21%) SharePoint
6 975 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 615 (8.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 586 (7.83%) IIS
9 132 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2000
9 132 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 128 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 101 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
12 92 (1.23%) Apache
13 90 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
14 69 (0.92%) IBM Notes
15 44 (0.59%) WorkSite
16 36 (0.48%) Tomcat
17 23 (0.31%) SAS
18 20 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
19 19 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2264 (30.25%) MS Excel
2 1672 (22.34%) MS Office
3 75 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.27%) MS Project
6 11 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 8 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.080%) Solid Edge
10 4 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.053%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.053%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.053%) SPSS
11 3 (0.040%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.040%) InDesign
11 3 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.027%) XMetaL
13 1 (0.013%) Revit
13 1 (0.013%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.013%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 72 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
3 20 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 14 (0.19%) assyst
6 12 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.11%) Sage 200
9 5 (0.067%) Infor CRM
10 3 (0.040%) HiPortfolio
10 3 (0.040%) MFGPRO
10 3 (0.040%) Epicor Vantage
11 2 (0.027%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.027%) Orchard Housing
11 2 (0.027%) Aareon QL
11 2 (0.027%) OPENHousing
11 2 (0.027%) MIS ActiveH
11 2 (0.027%) Northgate Housing
11 2 (0.027%) Academy Housing
11 2 (0.027%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1042 (13.92%) Office 365
2 222 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 158 (2.11%) Mimecast
4 130 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 64 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (0.72%) SaaS
7 39 (0.52%) IaaS
8 31 (0.41%) PaaS
9 26 (0.35%) Google Apps
10 19 (0.25%) Symantec.cloud
11 10 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.094%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.053%) Heroku
14 4 (0.053%) Yammer
15 2 (0.027%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.027%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (0.027%) Dropbox
15 2 (0.027%) OneDrive
15 2 (0.027%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1976 (26.40%) Firewall
2 1966 (26.27%) DNS
3 1695 (22.65%) SAN
4 1458 (19.48%) DHCP
5 1444 (19.29%) TCP/IP
6 1324 (17.69%) WAN
7 1308 (17.48%) LAN
8 971 (12.97%) VPN
9 562 (7.51%) VoIP
10 486 (6.49%) VLAN
11 459 (6.13%) NAS
12 347 (4.64%) Internet
13 325 (4.34%) Wireless
14 261 (3.49%) iSCSI
15 207 (2.77%) Cisco ASA
16 186 (2.49%) NetScaler
17 176 (2.35%) Network Security
18 172 (2.30%) Unified Communications
19 161 (2.15%) MPLS
20 159 (2.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1533 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 459 (6.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 231 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 208 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 121 (1.62%) MySQL
6 47 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 29 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (0.35%) Relational Database
9 23 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
10 18 (0.24%) Oracle Database
11 16 (0.21%) MS Access
11 16 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (0.19%) MongoDB
13 13 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.13%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.11%) DB2
17 7 (0.094%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (0.080%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 6 (0.080%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (0.49%) JIRA
2 22 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 19 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.21%) Emacs
6 13 (0.17%) Subversion
7 5 (0.067%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.053%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (0.053%) Hudson
8 4 (0.053%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.053%) MSI
9 3 (0.040%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.040%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.040%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.040%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.027%) Redmine
11 1 (0.013%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.013%) AdminStudio
General
1 870 (11.62%) Finance
2 267 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 225 (3.01%) Law
3 225 (3.01%) Legal
4 208 (2.78%) Banking
5 142 (1.90%) Retail
6 110 (1.47%) Back Office
7 108 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 97 (1.30%) Advertising
9 89 (1.19%) Marketing
10 85 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 54 (0.72%) Publishing
12 40 (0.53%) Games
13 30 (0.40%) Billing
13 30 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.29%) Front Office
15 18 (0.24%) Electronics
16 17 (0.23%) French Language
17 16 (0.21%) German Language
17 16 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1544 (20.63%) Analyst
2 1485 (19.84%) Support Engineer
3 1056 (14.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 840 (11.22%) Support Analyst
5 726 (9.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 645 (8.62%) IT Support
7 597 (7.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 511 (6.83%) Administrator
9 423 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
10 376 (5.02%) Systems Engineer
11 349 (4.66%) Consultant
12 344 (4.60%) Technical Support
13 327 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 325 (4.34%) Service Analyst
15 321 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
16 313 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 286 (3.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 269 (3.59%) IT Support Engineer
19 265 (3.54%) 1st Line Support
20 241 (3.22%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (1.90%) .NET
2 90 (1.20%) Web Services
3 66 (0.88%) HTML
4 61 (0.82%) Application Packaging
5 41 (0.55%) ASP.NET
6 36 (0.48%) Software Packaging
7 34 (0.45%) Middleware
8 33 (0.44%) CSS
9 26 (0.35%) COM
10 17 (0.23%) LAMP
11 14 (0.19%) XML
12 13 (0.17%) MAPI
12 13 (0.17%) XMPP
13 12 (0.16%) Memcached
14 8 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (0.080%) WAP
15 6 (0.080%) WPF
15 6 (0.080%) Silverlight
15 6 (0.080%) MSMQ
15 6 (0.080%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 921 (12.31%) Blackberry
2 571 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 454 (6.07%) Clustering
4 348 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 219 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 183 (2.45%) Replication
7 147 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 141 (1.88%) iPhone
9 132 (1.76%) Fat Client
9 132 (1.76%) Thin Client
10 122 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
10 122 (1.63%) Hedge funds
11 104 (1.39%) EqualLogic
12 80 (1.07%) CLARiiON
13 79 (1.06%) iPad
14 67 (0.90%) EMC VNX
15 66 (0.88%) Mathematics
16 64 (0.86%) HP StoreVirtual
17 55 (0.73%) Handset
17 55 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6496 (86.80%) Windows
2 3445 (46.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 2721 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1848 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1458 (19.48%) Windows 7
6 951 (12.71%) Windows 8
7 901 (12.04%) Windows XP
8 841 (11.24%) Linux
9 263 (3.51%) Android
10 251 (3.35%) Mac OS X
11 247 (3.30%) Windows Vista
12 202 (2.70%) UNIX
13 144 (1.92%) Apple iOS
14 140 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 139 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
16 103 (1.38%) Mac OS
17 93 (1.24%) Windows 2000
18 74 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
19 66 (0.88%) Ubuntu
20 52 (0.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1594 (21.30%) ITIL
2 503 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 422 (5.64%) Migration
4 348 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 336 (4.49%) Project Management
6 321 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 291 (3.89%) Change Management
8 267 (3.57%) Problem Management
9 266 (3.55%) Incident Management
10 251 (3.35%) Service Management
11 209 (2.79%) CRM
12 197 (2.63%) Change Control
13 170 (2.27%) Business Continuity
14 159 (2.12%) PRINCE2
15 157 (2.10%) Configuration Management
15 157 (2.10%) Kalman Filter
16 156 (2.08%) Time Management
17 155 (2.07%) Mobile Device Management
18 147 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
19 139 (1.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1169 (15.62%) SQL
2 699 (9.34%) PowerShell
3 112 (1.50%) VBScript
4 102 (1.36%) VB
4 102 (1.36%) C
5 101 (1.35%) Perl
6 62 (0.83%) C#
7 48 (0.64%) Python
8 45 (0.60%) Java
9 44 (0.59%) JavaScript
10 30 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 28 (0.37%) PHP
12 22 (0.29%) Shell Script
12 22 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 18 (0.24%) VBA
14 17 (0.23%) VB.NET
15 13 (0.17%) C++
16 7 (0.094%) R
17 5 (0.067%) Ruby
18 4 (0.053%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1685 (22.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1119 (14.95%) MCSE
3 658 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
4 632 (8.44%) MCP
5 613 (8.19%) CCNA
6 578 (7.72%) MCITP
7 525 (7.01%) MCSA
8 509 (6.80%) Degree
9 478 (6.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 285 (3.81%) Security Cleared
11 235 (3.14%) MCTS
12 188 (2.51%) SC Cleared
13 183 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
14 145 (1.94%) CCNP
15 142 (1.90%) CCA
16 119 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
17 79 (1.06%) A+ Certification
18 58 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 47 (0.63%) DV Cleared
20 40 (0.53%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 853 (11.40%) SLA
2 103 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 74 (0.99%) QA
4 49 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.12%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.053%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.027%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.013%) GMP
9 1 (0.013%) GLP
9 1 (0.013%) COBIT
System Software
1 5346 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2647 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1594 (21.30%) Hyper-V
4 966 (12.91%) XenApp
5 962 (12.85%) vSphere
6 510 (6.81%) VMware ESX
7 340 (4.54%) XenDesktop
8 316 (4.22%) Terminal Services
9 284 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
10 219 (2.93%) XenServer
11 154 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
12 120 (1.60%) VMware Server
13 101 (1.35%) ISA Server
14 88 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
15 87 (1.16%) Terminal Server
15 87 (1.16%) UAG
16 85 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
17 83 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 78 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 65 (0.87%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 960 (12.83%) SCCM
2 469 (6.27%) SCOM
3 454 (6.07%) Backup Exec
4 274 (3.66%) WSUS
5 184 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 153 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 138 (1.84%) NetBackup
8 84 (1.12%) AirWatch
9 80 (1.07%) Nagios
10 63 (0.84%) SCVMM
11 61 (0.82%) ARCserve
12 46 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 39 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
14 34 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
15 33 (0.44%) Puppet
16 32 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
17 31 (0.41%) FortiGate
17 31 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 29 (0.39%) SCSM
19 28 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5203 (69.52%) Microsoft
2 4107 (54.88%) VMware
3 2287 (30.56%) Citrix
4 2133 (28.50%) Cisco
5 1207 (16.13%) HP
6 648 (8.66%) Symantec
7 622 (8.31%) NetApp
8 524 (7.00%) Dell
9 394 (5.26%) EMC
10 346 (4.62%) Apple
11 270 (3.61%) Juniper
12 259 (3.46%) Avaya
13 237 (3.17%) Veeam
14 196 (2.62%) Sophos
15 192 (2.57%) CheckPoint
16 180 (2.41%) Mitel
17 169 (2.26%) SonicWALL
18 150 (2.00%) Red Hat
19 146 (1.95%) MobileIron
20 142 (1.90%) Oracle
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