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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 77 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3766 3401 3807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.29% 3.19% 3.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.83% 15.77% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3223 2991 3362
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +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
23785 21566 23787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.21% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19364 18338 20342
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 3559 £35,000 -5.40% 480
London +20 1429 £40,000 -3.61% 153
South East -9 845 £30,000 -14.28% 105
City of London +48 401 £42,000 -10.63% 48
Yorkshire +14 287 £33,000 +13.79% 30
East of England 0 262 £35,000 -2.85% 24
South West +23 259 £29,000 -3.33% 71
Berkshire 0 230 £34,000 -15.00% 18
West Yorkshire +12 218 £32,500 +8.33% 16
North West -11 210 £32,500 -7.14% 44
Surrey -12 190 £28,000 -20.00% 20
West Midlands -29 171 £35,000 - 28
Hampshire -13 164 £25,500 -26.08% 21
Leeds +13 147 £37,500 +29.31% 7
Hertfordshire +11 115 £35,500 +1.42% 8
East Midlands 0 110 £31,000 -4.61% 13
Manchester -11 101 £32,500 -7.14% 24
Reading 0 98 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Scotland +18 97 £33,000 +10.00% 21
Bristol +26 87 £35,000 +16.66% 26
Birmingham -7 79 £40,500 +20.89% 9
Bracknell -4 74 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 72 £32,500 - 21
Kent +23 64 £47,500 +40.74% 7
Cambridgeshire +7 63 £37,500 +15.38% 9
Cheshire +21 60 £32,500 +30.00% 9
Wales +9 57 £29,000 -10.76% 3
South Wales +15 53 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Northamptonshire +10 53 £37,500 +25.00% 6
East Sussex -4 52 £30,500 -10.29% 4

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6752 (85.33%) Windows
2 5427 (68.58%) Active Directory
3 5406 (68.32%) Microsoft
4 3966 (50.12%) VMware
5 3771 (47.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3698 (46.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2729 (34.49%) MS Excel
8 2551 (32.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2430 (30.71%) Citrix
10 2272 (28.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 2161 (27.31%) Cisco
12 2124 (26.84%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2107 (26.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 2003 (25.31%) Firewall
15 1997 (25.24%) DNS
16 1956 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
17 1909 (24.12%) MS Office
18 1856 (23.46%) ITIL
19 1633 (20.64%) SAN
20 1622 (20.50%) SQL Server
21 1605 (20.28%) Windows 7
22 1539 (19.45%) TCP/IP
23 1518 (19.18%) DHCP
24 1498 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2013
25 1485 (18.77%) Hyper-V
26 1470 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2003
27 1387 (17.53%) MCSE
28 1230 (15.54%) Windows XP
29 1169 (14.77%) SQL
30 1153 (14.57%) LAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3771 (47.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2124 (26.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1498 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1470 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1135 (14.34%) Lync
6 1102 (13.93%) SharePoint
7 772 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 616 (7.78%) IIS
9 217 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2000
10 206 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 156 (1.97%) Office Communications Server
12 130 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 117 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
14 92 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
15 88 (1.11%) Apache
15 88 (1.11%) IBM Notes
16 48 (0.61%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 42 (0.53%) Live Communications Server
18 39 (0.49%) Tomcat
19 30 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2729 (34.49%) MS Excel
2 1909 (24.12%) MS Office
3 136 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 66 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.51%) MS Project
6 11 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.11%) FastStats
8 7 (0.088%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.038%) InDesign
9 3 (0.038%) Maya
9 3 (0.038%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.038%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.038%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 84 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (0.25%) assyst
4 19 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 12 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
8 11 (0.14%) Eikon
9 10 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.10%) Line 500
12 6 (0.076%) SalesLogix
13 5 (0.063%) Exchequer
13 5 (0.063%) Bond Adapt
14 4 (0.051%) SAP Business One
14 4 (0.051%) Sage 50
14 4 (0.051%) Visualfiles
15 3 (0.038%) Epicor Vantage
15 3 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
16 2 (0.025%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 762 (9.63%) Office 365
2 103 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 40 (0.51%) SaaS
5 39 (0.49%) IaaS
6 38 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (0.29%) PaaS
8 18 (0.23%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.076%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.025%) Route 53
12 1 (0.013%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2003 (25.31%) Firewall
2 1997 (25.24%) DNS
3 1633 (20.64%) SAN
4 1539 (19.45%) TCP/IP
5 1518 (19.18%) DHCP
6 1153 (14.57%) LAN
7 1122 (14.18%) WAN
8 996 (12.59%) VPN
9 576 (7.28%) VoIP
10 466 (5.89%) Internet
11 449 (5.67%) NAS
12 383 (4.84%) Wireless
13 290 (3.66%) VLAN
14 262 (3.31%) Unified Communications
15 259 (3.27%) Cisco ASA
16 204 (2.58%) MPLS
17 200 (2.53%) iSCSI
18 176 (2.22%) SMTP
19 163 (2.06%) SSL
20 160 (2.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1622 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 468 (5.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 268 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 161 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 120 (1.52%) MySQL
6 52 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
7 39 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 37 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 34 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 30 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (0.30%) MS Access
11 24 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (0.27%) RDBMS
12 21 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (0.24%) Hadoop
14 16 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (0.18%) NoSQL
16 12 (0.15%) Redis
16 12 (0.15%) MongoDB
16 12 (0.15%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 25 (0.32%) Visual Studio
2 19 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (0.18%) AdminStudio
4 9 (0.11%) MSI
5 8 (0.10%) JIRA
6 7 (0.088%) TestDirector
6 7 (0.088%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (0.088%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (0.076%) WinRunner
8 4 (0.051%) Ant
8 4 (0.051%) Subversion
8 4 (0.051%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.025%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.025%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.013%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.013%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.013%) WATIR
10 1 (0.013%) Selenium
10 1 (0.013%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.013%) LabVIEW
General
1 1090 (13.77%) Finance
2 274 (3.46%) Telecoms
3 264 (3.34%) Law
4 216 (2.73%) Banking
5 212 (2.68%) Retail
6 208 (2.63%) Legal
7 118 (1.49%) Advertising
8 89 (1.12%) Marketing
9 82 (1.04%) Back Office
10 77 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 72 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 57 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 41 (0.52%) Electronics
14 40 (0.51%) Publishing
15 28 (0.35%) French Language
16 26 (0.33%) German Language
17 20 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.20%) Games
18 16 (0.20%) Italian Language
19 13 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 1584 (20.02%) Analyst
2 1544 (19.51%) Support Engineer
3 854 (10.79%) Support Analyst
4 815 (10.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 723 (9.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 682 (8.62%) IT Support
7 677 (8.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 554 (7.00%) Consultant
9 487 (6.15%) Administrator
10 392 (4.95%) Service Analyst
11 376 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
12 372 (4.70%) Service Desk Analyst
13 354 (4.47%) Technical Support
14 313 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 303 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
16 284 (3.59%) IT Support Engineer
16 284 (3.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 260 (3.29%) Architect
18 259 (3.27%) Server Engineer
19 241 (3.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (2.02%) .NET
2 51 (0.64%) COM
3 50 (0.63%) Software Packaging
4 47 (0.59%) Web Services
5 43 (0.54%) ASP.NET
6 41 (0.52%) HTML
7 37 (0.47%) LAMP
8 35 (0.44%) Application Packaging
9 26 (0.33%) XML
10 23 (0.29%) CSS
11 17 (0.21%) MSMQ
12 13 (0.16%) MAPI
13 12 (0.15%) XMPP
13 12 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (0.13%) X-Windows
15 8 (0.10%) LINQ
16 7 (0.088%) jQuery
16 7 (0.088%) ActiveMQ
16 7 (0.088%) WSH
16 7 (0.088%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1131 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 565 (7.14%) Clustering
3 547 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 187 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 173 (2.19%) Hedge funds
6 172 (2.17%) Replication
7 149 (1.88%) iPhone
8 140 (1.77%) Computer Science
9 118 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 118 (1.49%) Thin Client
10 104 (1.31%) CLARiiON
10 104 (1.31%) PDA
11 98 (1.24%) iPad
12 92 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
13 87 (1.10%) EqualLogic
14 81 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
15 64 (0.81%) Client/Server
16 59 (0.75%) Mathematics
17 53 (0.67%) PKI
18 43 (0.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6752 (85.33%) Windows
2 3698 (46.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2272 (28.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1956 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1605 (20.28%) Windows 7
6 1230 (15.54%) Windows XP
7 800 (10.11%) Linux
8 787 (9.95%) Windows 8
9 308 (3.89%) Windows Vista
10 266 (3.36%) UNIX
11 192 (2.43%) Mac OS X
12 179 (2.26%) Android
13 160 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
14 143 (1.81%) Windows 2000
15 139 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 106 (1.34%) Apple iOS
17 78 (0.99%) Mac OS
18 71 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
19 55 (0.70%) Solaris
20 46 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1856 (23.46%) ITIL
2 595 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 521 (6.58%) Migration
4 379 (4.79%) Project Management
5 335 (4.23%) Service Delivery
6 297 (3.75%) Change Management
7 290 (3.66%) Problem Management
8 243 (3.07%) Incident Management
8 243 (3.07%) Change Control
9 227 (2.87%) Mentoring
10 223 (2.82%) Service Management
11 219 (2.77%) Load Balancing
12 192 (2.43%) Time Management
13 191 (2.41%) CRM
14 172 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
15 163 (2.06%) Root Cause Analysis
16 153 (1.93%) ITIL V3
17 150 (1.90%) PRINCE2
18 149 (1.88%) Asset Management
19 147 (1.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1169 (14.77%) SQL
2 684 (8.64%) PowerShell
3 116 (1.47%) Perl
4 115 (1.45%) VBScript
5 110 (1.39%) VB
6 90 (1.14%) C
7 65 (0.82%) C#
8 63 (0.80%) Bash Shell
9 50 (0.63%) Java
10 40 (0.51%) PHP
10 40 (0.51%) Python
11 39 (0.49%) Ruby
12 36 (0.45%) VB.NET
13 34 (0.43%) JavaScript
14 26 (0.33%) VBA
15 20 (0.25%) Shell Script
16 18 (0.23%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.13%) ABAP
18 8 (0.10%) LotusScript
18 8 (0.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 2107 (26.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1387 (17.53%) MCSE
3 863 (10.91%) MCITP
4 804 (10.16%) Cisco Certification
5 753 (9.52%) MCSA
6 708 (8.95%) Degree
7 686 (8.67%) CCNA
8 675 (8.53%) MCP
9 472 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 365 (4.61%) Security Cleared
11 358 (4.52%) MCTS
12 278 (3.51%) SC Cleared
13 229 (2.89%) CCNP
14 169 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
15 132 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
16 117 (1.48%) CCA
17 87 (1.10%) DV Cleared
18 82 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 76 (0.96%) A+ Certification
20 54 (0.68%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 695 (8.78%) SLA
2 96 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (0.77%) QA
4 42 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 31 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.13%) COBIT
8 9 (0.11%) BS7799
9 3 (0.038%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.025%) GMP
10 2 (0.025%) GLP
System Software
1 5427 (68.58%) Active Directory
2 2551 (32.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1485 (18.77%) Hyper-V
4 971 (12.27%) XenApp
5 801 (10.12%) vSphere
6 572 (7.23%) VMware ESX
7 357 (4.51%) XenDesktop
8 298 (3.77%) Terminal Services
9 269 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
10 218 (2.75%) XenServer
11 203 (2.57%) UAG
12 153 (1.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 103 (1.30%) ISA Server
14 86 (1.09%) MetaFrame
15 85 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
16 80 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
17 69 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
18 58 (0.73%) Terminal Server
19 57 (0.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
20 52 (0.66%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 774 (9.78%) SCCM
2 583 (7.37%) Backup Exec
3 359 (4.54%) SCOM
4 268 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 217 (2.74%) NetBackup
6 210 (2.65%) WSUS
7 141 (1.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 69 (0.87%) HP SIM
9 68 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
10 63 (0.80%) ARCserve
11 62 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
12 56 (0.71%) Nagios
13 43 (0.54%) Puppet
14 40 (0.51%) SCVMM
14 40 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 35 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 35 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 34 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 33 (0.42%) MOM
18 31 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5406 (68.32%) Microsoft
2 3966 (50.12%) VMware
3 2430 (30.71%) Citrix
4 2161 (27.31%) Cisco
5 1127 (14.24%) HP
6 790 (9.98%) Symantec
7 631 (7.97%) NetApp
8 511 (6.46%) Dell
9 415 (5.24%) EMC
10 358 (4.52%) Apple
11 273 (3.45%) Oracle
12 268 (3.39%) Avaya
13 249 (3.15%) Juniper
14 225 (2.84%) Veeam
15 220 (2.78%) CheckPoint
16 185 (2.34%) McAfee
17 181 (2.29%) Red Hat
18 173 (2.19%) SolarWinds
19 156 (1.97%) IBM
20 151 (1.91%) Bloomberg
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£40K depending on skills and experience) plus £2K bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
MBA Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago