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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 69 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 4014 3909 3704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.63% 3.26% 3.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.54% 15.54% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3437 3501 3155
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +1.49%

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
22879 25152 23518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.68% 20.95% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18950 20709 19834
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +9 3838 £35,000 -2.77% 436
London +21 1594 £41,500 +3.75% 140
South East -3 787 £32,500 -7.14% 83
City of London +28 397 £46,500 +9.41% 40
East of England +15 367 £31,500 -10.00% 34
South West +28 273 £32,500 +3.17% 43
Yorkshire +5 260 £34,000 +4.61% 27
North West +24 234 £32,500 - 58
West Yorkshire +8 194 £34,000 +13.33% 19
Surrey +5 191 £30,000 - 13
Berkshire -23 176 £37,000 -1.33% 21
Hertfordshire +31 172 £30,000 -11.76% 15
West Midlands -13 162 £32,500 +6.55% 29
Leeds -2 134 £36,250 +11.53% 14
East Midlands -3 133 £35,000 - 16
Manchester -3 120 £27,500 -15.38% 29
Hampshire -27 118 £30,000 -13.66% 15
Buckinghamshire -11 101 £37,500 -10.71% 12
Reading -18 88 £35,750 -10.62% 12
Essex -11 70 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cheshire +34 69 £34,000 -8.72% 21
Kent +27 65 £30,000 -16.66% 6
Scotland +24 63 £29,000 -13.43% 12
Wales +19 63 £36,000 +2.85% 7
West Sussex +25 62 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Birmingham -16 62 £34,000 +1.49% 15
South Wales +20 59 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Bristol +9 58 £37,500 +19.04% 12
Leicestershire +29 54 £42,000 +20.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 53 £32,500 -7.80% 10

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6936 (86.16%) Windows
2 5774 (71.73%) Active Directory
3 5528 (68.67%) Microsoft
4 4192 (52.07%) VMware
5 3748 (46.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 3680 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2838 (35.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2582 (32.07%) MS Excel
9 2571 (31.94%) Citrix
10 2562 (31.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 2309 (28.68%) Cisco
12 2199 (27.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 2106 (26.16%) Firewall
14 2022 (25.12%) DNS
15 2011 (24.98%) MS Office
16 1929 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2007
17 1790 (22.24%) SAN
18 1768 (21.96%) Microsoft Certification
19 1747 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2013
20 1719 (21.35%) Hyper-V
21 1647 (20.46%) SQL Server
22 1632 (20.27%) Windows 7
23 1623 (20.16%) ITIL
24 1506 (18.71%) TCP/IP
25 1467 (18.22%) DHCP
26 1398 (17.37%) LAN
27 1397 (17.35%) WAN
28 1230 (15.28%) MCSE
29 1218 (15.13%) HP
30 1209 (15.02%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3680 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1929 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1747 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1205 (14.97%) Lync
5 1168 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1058 (13.14%) SharePoint
7 667 (8.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 641 (7.96%) IIS
9 154 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 146 (1.81%) Office Communications Server
11 137 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 117 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
13 95 (1.18%) Apache
14 74 (0.92%) IBM Notes
15 63 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
16 57 (0.71%) Tomcat
17 51 (0.63%) WorkSite
18 40 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
19 30 (0.37%) Live Communications Server
20 29 (0.36%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2582 (32.07%) MS Excel
2 2011 (24.98%) MS Office
3 116 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.32%) MS Project
6 11 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
7 10 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.087%) Solid Edge
11 6 (0.075%) SPSS
11 6 (0.075%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.062%) PowerPivot
13 4 (0.050%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.050%) InDesign
14 3 (0.037%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.037%) Final Cut Pro
15 2 (0.025%) S-PLUS
16 1 (0.012%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 76 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
3 19 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.20%) assyst
5 14 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.099%) Eikon
8 4 (0.050%) MIS ActiveH
8 4 (0.050%) Epicor Vantage
8 4 (0.050%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.037%) HiPortfolio
9 3 (0.037%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.025%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.025%) Infor CRM
10 2 (0.025%) GoldMine
10 2 (0.025%) Primavera
10 2 (0.025%) MFGPRO
10 2 (0.025%) Teamcenter
10 2 (0.025%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1028 (12.77%) Office 365
2 237 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 120 (1.49%) Mimecast
4 87 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 61 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 50 (0.62%) IaaS
7 44 (0.55%) SaaS
8 28 (0.35%) Google Apps
9 25 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
10 23 (0.29%) PaaS
11 10 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
12 7 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.075%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.050%) Yammer
15 3 (0.037%) OneDrive
15 3 (0.037%) Route 53
15 3 (0.037%) Rackspace Cloud
16 2 (0.025%) Dropbox
17 1 (0.012%) Google Analytics
17 1 (0.012%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2106 (26.16%) Firewall
2 2022 (25.12%) DNS
3 1790 (22.24%) SAN
4 1506 (18.71%) TCP/IP
5 1467 (18.22%) DHCP
6 1398 (17.37%) LAN
7 1397 (17.35%) WAN
8 1043 (12.96%) VPN
9 545 (6.77%) VoIP
10 431 (5.35%) NAS
11 425 (5.28%) Internet
12 417 (5.18%) Wireless
13 406 (5.04%) VLAN
14 297 (3.69%) iSCSI
15 210 (2.61%) NetScaler
16 184 (2.29%) Unified Communications
17 181 (2.25%) MPLS
18 180 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
19 176 (2.19%) SSL
20 151 (1.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1647 (20.46%) SQL Server
2 480 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 270 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 203 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 146 (1.81%) MySQL
6 64 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
7 38 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
8 36 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (0.36%) MongoDB
10 24 (0.30%) MS Access
11 19 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (0.21%) Oracle Database
12 17 (0.21%) Relational Database
12 17 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (0.19%) Big Data
14 12 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (0.14%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.11%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.11%) QlikView
17 8 (0.099%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (0.22%) MSI
2 17 (0.21%) Visual Studio
2 17 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.12%) JIRA
4 9 (0.11%) Subversion
5 7 (0.087%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.075%) Emacs
7 4 (0.050%) WinRunner
7 4 (0.050%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.050%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.037%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.037%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.037%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.037%) Hudson
9 2 (0.025%) Redmine
9 2 (0.025%) Automake
9 2 (0.025%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.025%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.012%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.012%) TeamCity
General
1 962 (11.95%) Finance
2 303 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 265 (3.29%) Law
4 209 (2.60%) Banking
5 203 (2.52%) Legal
6 186 (2.31%) Retail
7 151 (1.88%) Advertising
8 146 (1.81%) Back Office
9 94 (1.17%) Marketing
10 88 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 88 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 54 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 51 (0.63%) Publishing
13 37 (0.46%) Billing
14 31 (0.39%) Front Office
15 29 (0.36%) French Language
16 28 (0.35%) German Language
17 27 (0.34%) Games
18 20 (0.25%) Electronics
19 16 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1629 (20.24%) Analyst
2 1554 (19.30%) Support Engineer
3 1082 (13.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 870 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 757 (9.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 705 (8.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 670 (8.32%) IT Support
8 512 (6.36%) Consultant
9 454 (5.64%) Administrator
10 436 (5.42%) Technical Support
11 377 (4.68%) Service Analyst
12 371 (4.61%) Service Desk Analyst
13 368 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
14 356 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 343 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
16 315 (3.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 315 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 269 (3.34%) Technical Engineer
18 267 (3.32%) Desktop Support
19 249 (3.09%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (1.91%) .NET
2 81 (1.01%) Web Services
3 71 (0.88%) HTML
4 58 (0.72%) Application Packaging
5 36 (0.45%) Software Packaging
6 34 (0.42%) CSS
7 33 (0.41%) ASP.NET
8 31 (0.39%) LAMP
9 27 (0.34%) COM
10 21 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (0.21%) MAPI
12 16 (0.20%) MSMQ
13 15 (0.19%) Middleware
14 14 (0.17%) XML
14 14 (0.17%) Memcached
15 10 (0.12%) J2EE
15 10 (0.12%) XMPP
16 8 (0.099%) JSP
16 8 (0.099%) WSH
16 8 (0.099%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1109 (13.78%) Blackberry
2 527 (6.55%) Clustering
3 440 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 235 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 199 (2.47%) Replication
6 176 (2.19%) iPhone
7 170 (2.11%) Fat Client
7 170 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 169 (2.10%) Computer Science
9 131 (1.63%) Hedge funds
10 104 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
11 82 (1.02%) PDA
12 68 (0.84%) iPad
13 54 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
14 53 (0.66%) CLARiiON
15 50 (0.62%) Mathematics
16 49 (0.61%) EqualLogic
17 47 (0.58%) FMCG
17 47 (0.58%) Private Cloud
18 46 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6936 (86.16%) Windows
2 3748 (46.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2562 (31.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2199 (27.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1632 (20.27%) Windows 7
6 1182 (14.68%) Windows XP
7 985 (12.24%) Windows 8
8 847 (10.52%) Linux
9 349 (4.34%) Windows Vista
10 235 (2.92%) Android
11 220 (2.73%) UNIX
12 205 (2.55%) Mac OS X
13 148 (1.84%) Windows 2000 Server
14 133 (1.65%) Apple iOS
15 125 (1.55%) Windows 2000
16 106 (1.32%) Mac OS
17 104 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 90 (1.12%) CentOS
19 52 (0.65%) Ubuntu
20 49 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1623 (20.16%) ITIL
2 562 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 510 (6.34%) Migration
4 395 (4.91%) Service Delivery
5 352 (4.37%) Project Management
6 307 (3.81%) Incident Management
7 306 (3.80%) Mentoring
8 298 (3.70%) Problem Management
9 293 (3.64%) Change Management
10 254 (3.16%) Service Management
11 211 (2.62%) CRM
12 201 (2.50%) Configuration Management
13 186 (2.31%) Business Continuity
14 185 (2.30%) Change Control
15 175 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
16 171 (2.12%) Kalman Filter
17 165 (2.05%) Time Management
18 124 (1.54%) Data Protection
18 124 (1.54%) Asset Management
18 124 (1.54%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1209 (15.02%) SQL
2 783 (9.73%) PowerShell
3 137 (1.70%) Perl
4 126 (1.57%) VBScript
5 103 (1.28%) VB
6 100 (1.24%) C
7 84 (1.04%) Java
8 59 (0.73%) C#
9 50 (0.62%) Python
10 47 (0.58%) JavaScript
11 41 (0.51%) PHP
12 37 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 36 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 36 (0.45%) T-SQL
14 27 (0.34%) VB.NET
15 17 (0.21%) C++
16 15 (0.19%) VBA
17 14 (0.17%) R
18 9 (0.11%) Ruby
19 6 (0.075%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1768 (21.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1230 (15.28%) MCSE
3 703 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
4 676 (8.40%) MCP
5 618 (7.68%) CCNA
6 591 (7.34%) MCITP
7 571 (7.09%) Degree
8 569 (7.07%) MCSA
9 476 (5.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 378 (4.70%) Security Cleared
11 280 (3.48%) MCTS
12 272 (3.38%) SC Cleared
13 268 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
14 227 (2.82%) CCA
15 160 (1.99%) CCNP
16 128 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
17 93 (1.16%) A+ Certification
18 88 (1.09%) DV Cleared
19 66 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 56 (0.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 835 (10.37%) SLA
2 94 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (0.51%) QA
4 35 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 28 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.050%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.050%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.050%) 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 5774 (71.73%) Active Directory
2 2838 (35.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1719 (21.35%) Hyper-V
4 1119 (13.90%) XenApp
5 1057 (13.13%) vSphere
6 496 (6.16%) XenDesktop
7 488 (6.06%) VMware ESX
8 329 (4.09%) Terminal Services
9 316 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
10 268 (3.33%) XenServer
11 155 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 147 (1.83%) VMware Server
13 107 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 105 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 90 (1.12%) ISA Server
16 82 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
17 76 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
18 75 (0.93%) Xen
19 57 (0.71%) vCloud
20 53 (0.66%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1031 (12.81%) SCCM
2 556 (6.91%) SCOM
3 549 (6.82%) Backup Exec
4 289 (3.59%) WSUS
5 239 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 183 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 137 (1.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 100 (1.24%) Nagios
9 90 (1.12%) SCVMM
10 61 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 60 (0.75%) AirWatch
11 60 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
12 51 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 51 (0.63%) ARCserve
13 49 (0.61%) SCDPM
14 44 (0.55%) WMI
15 39 (0.48%) Opsview
16 37 (0.46%) FortiGate
17 34 (0.42%) Windows Intune
18 32 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5528 (68.67%) Microsoft
2 4192 (52.07%) VMware
3 2571 (31.94%) Citrix
4 2309 (28.68%) Cisco
5 1218 (15.13%) HP
6 771 (9.58%) Symantec
7 695 (8.63%) NetApp
8 620 (7.70%) Dell
9 461 (5.73%) EMC
10 412 (5.12%) Apple
11 315 (3.91%) Juniper
12 289 (3.59%) Avaya
13 243 (3.02%) Veeam
14 219 (2.72%) CheckPoint
15 214 (2.66%) Sophos
16 182 (2.26%) Red Hat
17 180 (2.24%) Mitel
18 165 (2.05%) McAfee
18 165 (2.05%) Oracle
19 154 (1.91%) IBM
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