The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 102 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2783 3252 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.85% 3.02% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.73% 16.40% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 2896 3330
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%

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
17691 19835 23325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.10% 18.43% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 16408 18825
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 2585 £35,000 - 244
London -27 931 £39,000 -2.50% 68
South East -14 593 £32,500 -7.14% 51
South West +11 265 £30,000 -6.25% 21
East of England +24 229 £40,000 +12.72% 19
Yorkshire -4 185 £35,000 - 23
West Midlands +14 172 £30,000 -6.25% 27
Surrey -12 171 £32,000 -8.57% 12
West Yorkshire -10 126 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Berkshire -5 111 £47,500 +23.37% 10
City of London -19 109 £42,500 +8.97% 16
Hampshire -29 107 £29,000 -7.93% 10
North West -56 107 £32,500 +18.18% 24
Wiltshire +18 101 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Leeds -5 100 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Birmingham -24 88 £30,000 -7.69% 7
East Midlands +8 77 £32,250 +15.17% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 72 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Hertfordshire +2 64 £42,250 +19.01% 6
Essex +27 60 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Cambridgeshire +41 56 £36,000 +16.12% 9
Chippenham +23 55 £31,750 +54.87% 2
Wales +26 53 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Kent -9 49 £27,500 -28.57% 7
South Wales +32 48 £30,000 -14.28%
Suffolk +24 47 £28,500 -19.68%
Milton Keynes +32 46 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Sussex -1 45 £29,000 -27.50% 2
Cheshire +5 42 £32,500 +30.00% 7
Manchester -69 42 £32,500 +3.17% 12

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 4644 (85.10%) Windows
2 4167 (76.36%) Active Directory
3 3934 (72.09%) Microsoft
4 2980 (54.61%) VMware
5 2850 (52.23%) Windows Server
6 2282 (41.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2057 (37.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1918 (35.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 1881 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1715 (31.43%) MS Excel
11 1604 (29.39%) Cisco
12 1523 (27.91%) Firewall
13 1507 (27.62%) Citrix
14 1494 (27.38%) ITIL
15 1374 (25.18%) DNS
16 1359 (24.90%) Office 365
17 1336 (24.48%) Windows 7
18 1315 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2013
19 1234 (22.61%) MS Office
20 1224 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
21 1190 (21.81%) Hyper-V
22 1172 (21.48%) SQL Server
23 1080 (19.79%) SAN
24 1059 (19.41%) DHCP
25 993 (18.20%) Exchange Server 2007
26 985 (18.05%) Windows Server 2003
27 944 (17.30%) TCP/IP
28 894 (16.38%) WAN
29 868 (15.91%) MCSE
30 852 (15.61%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2282 (41.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1315 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 993 (18.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 656 (12.02%) SharePoint
5 510 (9.35%) Skype for Business
6 438 (8.03%) IIS
7 427 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 253 (4.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 89 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 79 (1.45%) Apache
11 69 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 39 (0.71%) IBM Notes
12 39 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
13 33 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
13 33 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
14 20 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.24%) nginx
16 10 (0.18%) IBM Domino
16 10 (0.18%) Moodle
17 9 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 1715 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 1234 (22.61%) MS Office
3 55 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.38%) MS Project
6 17 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.055%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.055%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.037%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.037%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.037%) SketchUp
8 2 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 76 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.44%) assyst
3 22 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (0.22%) Visualfiles
6 9 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 8 (0.15%) Magento
8 7 (0.13%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.073%) FastStats
9 4 (0.073%) Hi Portfolio
9 4 (0.073%) Infor M3
9 4 (0.073%) Sage 50
9 4 (0.073%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.073%) Unica
10 3 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.055%) HFM
10 3 (0.055%) Misys Opics
10 3 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.055%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.037%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1359 (24.90%) Office 365
2 401 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 160 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (1.21%) Mimecast
5 50 (0.92%) SaaS
6 49 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (0.75%) OneDrive
8 40 (0.73%) iTunes
9 32 (0.59%) IaaS
10 25 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (0.38%) PaaS
12 13 (0.24%) Google Apps
13 12 (0.22%) Yammer
14 11 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.15%) Dropbox
16 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
17 5 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
18 4 (0.073%) Google App Engine
19 2 (0.037%) Amazon S3
20 1 (0.018%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1523 (27.91%) Firewall
2 1374 (25.18%) DNS
3 1080 (19.79%) SAN
4 1059 (19.41%) DHCP
5 944 (17.30%) TCP/IP
6 894 (16.38%) WAN
7 845 (15.48%) LAN
8 706 (12.94%) VPN
9 479 (8.78%) VoIP
10 288 (5.28%) VLAN
11 255 (4.67%) Wireless
12 226 (4.14%) Internet
13 223 (4.09%) Remote Desktop
14 218 (3.99%) NAS
15 201 (3.68%) Skype
16 170 (3.12%) Cisco ASA
17 165 (3.02%) Network Security
18 140 (2.57%) SMTP
19 125 (2.29%) MPLS
20 119 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1172 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 313 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 168 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 164 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 65 (1.19%) MySQL
6 33 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 33 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 23 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 16 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (0.26%) QlikView
11 12 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.13%) DB2
14 6 (0.11%) MS Access
15 5 (0.092%) Big Data
15 5 (0.092%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.092%) Power BI
16 4 (0.073%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 28 (0.51%) JIRA
2 20 (0.37%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.11%) GitLab
4 5 (0.092%) MSI
4 5 (0.092%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.073%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.055%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.055%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.055%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.055%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.037%) Android Studio
7 2 (0.037%) AQtime
7 2 (0.037%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.037%) MorphX
7 2 (0.037%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.037%) Subversion
7 2 (0.037%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.037%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.018%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.018%) Hudson
General
1 762 (13.96%) Finance
2 234 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 165 (3.02%) Retail
4 138 (2.53%) Law
5 118 (2.16%) Legal
6 110 (2.02%) Banking
7 81 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 61 (1.12%) Back Office
9 54 (0.99%) Games
10 48 (0.88%) Marketing
11 47 (0.86%) Publishing
12 46 (0.84%) Advertising
13 39 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
14 38 (0.70%) German Language
15 35 (0.64%) French Language
16 29 (0.53%) Investment Banking
17 19 (0.35%) Spanish Language
18 16 (0.29%) Billing
18 16 (0.29%) Financial Institution
19 13 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1279 (23.44%) Support Engineer
2 1120 (20.52%) Analyst
3 837 (15.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 806 (14.77%) IT Support
5 620 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 585 (10.72%) IT Engineer
7 582 (10.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 579 (10.61%) Support Analyst
9 506 (9.27%) 3rd Line Support
10 434 (7.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 403 (7.39%) IT Support Engineer
12 357 (6.54%) Windows Engineer
13 350 (6.41%) Administrator
14 346 (6.34%) IT Analyst
15 341 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 340 (6.23%) Service Analyst
17 323 (5.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 309 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
19 291 (5.33%) Server Engineer
20 276 (5.06%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (1.87%) Web Services
2 100 (1.83%) .NET
3 55 (1.01%) HTML
4 45 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 39 (0.71%) CSS
5 39 (0.71%) Software Packaging
6 26 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (0.48%) SOAP
6 26 (0.48%) WCF
7 25 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (0.38%) MAPI
9 19 (0.35%) XML
10 16 (0.29%) LAMP
11 14 (0.26%) COM
12 12 (0.22%) .NET Framework
13 11 (0.20%) jQuery
14 9 (0.16%) JSON
15 8 (0.15%) Middleware
15 8 (0.15%) WSH
16 7 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 483 (8.85%) Blackberry
2 395 (7.24%) Data Centre
3 313 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 241 (4.42%) Clustering
5 209 (3.83%) Driving Licence
6 176 (3.23%) Replication
7 164 (3.01%) Management Information System
8 142 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 127 (2.33%) iPhone
10 120 (2.20%) Smartphone
11 91 (1.67%) EqualLogic
12 89 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
13 68 (1.25%) Hedge funds
14 64 (1.17%) PKI
15 57 (1.04%) iPad
16 50 (0.92%) Fat Client
16 50 (0.92%) Thin Client
17 39 (0.71%) Mathematics
18 37 (0.68%) Statistics
19 36 (0.66%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4644 (85.10%) Windows
2 2850 (52.23%) Windows Server
3 2057 (37.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1918 (35.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1336 (24.48%) Windows 7
6 985 (18.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 731 (13.40%) Windows 8
8 681 (12.48%) Linux
9 480 (8.80%) Windows 10
10 430 (7.88%) Windows XP
11 171 (3.13%) Unix
12 169 (3.10%) Android
13 146 (2.68%) Windows Vista
14 143 (2.62%) Mac OS X
15 120 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 101 (1.85%) Apple iOS
17 71 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
18 69 (1.26%) Mac OS
19 67 (1.23%) Windows Phone
20 60 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1494 (27.38%) ITIL
2 412 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 306 (5.61%) Service Management
4 288 (5.28%) Service Delivery
5 279 (5.11%) Project Management
6 259 (4.75%) Mentoring
7 250 (4.58%) Migration
8 196 (3.59%) Problem Management
9 190 (3.48%) Change Management
10 157 (2.88%) CRM
11 145 (2.66%) ITIL V3
12 142 (2.60%) PRINCE2
13 138 (2.53%) High Availability
14 136 (2.49%) Server Virtualisation
15 133 (2.44%) Change Control
16 128 (2.35%) Information Security
17 121 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
18 120 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
19 113 (2.07%) Incident Management
19 113 (2.07%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 852 (15.61%) SQL
2 576 (10.56%) PowerShell
3 97 (1.78%) C
4 83 (1.52%) C#
5 75 (1.37%) VBScript
6 72 (1.32%) VB
7 64 (1.17%) Perl
8 45 (0.82%) JavaScript
9 28 (0.51%) PHP
10 24 (0.44%) Java
11 17 (0.31%) T-SQL
12 16 (0.29%) Bash Shell
12 16 (0.29%) C++
12 16 (0.29%) Python
13 10 (0.18%) VBA
14 8 (0.15%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.092%) R
15 5 (0.092%) Ruby
15 5 (0.092%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.037%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1224 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 868 (15.91%) MCSE
3 592 (10.85%) Cisco Certification
4 540 (9.90%) CCNA
5 477 (8.74%) MCSA
6 421 (7.71%) Degree
7 411 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 338 (6.19%) MCITP
9 325 (5.96%) MCP
10 208 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
11 183 (3.35%) Security Cleared
12 151 (2.77%) SC Cleared
13 133 (2.44%) CCNP
14 105 (1.92%) MCTS
15 102 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
16 87 (1.59%) CCA
17 61 (1.12%) A+ Certification
18 55 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 53 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
20 43 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 643 (11.78%) SLA
2 111 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (0.38%) DICOM
6 15 (0.27%) HL7
7 11 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.16%) QA
9 7 (0.13%) COBIT
10 6 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.092%) RMADS
12 4 (0.073%) GAMP
12 4 (0.073%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.073%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.037%) COSHH
System Software
1 4167 (76.36%) Active Directory
2 1881 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1190 (21.81%) Hyper-V
4 626 (11.47%) XenApp
5 607 (11.12%) vSphere
6 289 (5.30%) XenDesktop
7 283 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
8 277 (5.08%) VMware ESX
9 151 (2.77%) Terminal Services
10 144 (2.64%) Virtual Servers
11 101 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 101 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
12 92 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
13 88 (1.61%) XenServer
14 66 (1.21%) VMware Server
15 57 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
16 45 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
17 42 (0.77%) Terminal Server
18 40 (0.73%) ISA Server
19 34 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 768 (14.07%) SCCM
2 368 (6.74%) SCOM
3 265 (4.86%) Backup Exec
4 166 (3.04%) WSUS
5 150 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 141 (2.58%) NetBackup
7 81 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
7 81 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
8 62 (1.14%) SCVMM
9 60 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 58 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 54 (0.99%) Nagios
12 47 (0.86%) Tivoli
13 44 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
13 44 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
14 39 (0.71%) AirWatch
15 35 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 34 (0.62%) SCSM
17 32 (0.59%) Puppet
18 30 (0.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3934 (72.09%) Microsoft
2 2980 (54.61%) VMware
3 1604 (29.39%) Cisco
4 1507 (27.62%) Citrix
5 817 (14.97%) HP
6 404 (7.40%) NetApp
7 385 (7.06%) Dell
8 367 (6.73%) Symantec
9 312 (5.72%) Apple
10 291 (5.33%) Veeam
11 240 (4.40%) EMC
12 171 (3.13%) Avaya
13 153 (2.80%) Red Hat
14 144 (2.64%) Juniper
15 140 (2.57%) CheckPoint
16 136 (2.49%) IBM
17 135 (2.47%) Intel Security
18 124 (2.27%) SolarWinds
19 121 (2.22%) SonicWALL
20 115 (2.11%) Oracle
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