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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 76 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3608 3931 3637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.42% 3.32% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.30% 15.65% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3547 3163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,000 £33,000

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
22134 25123 22860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 21.25% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18429 21010 19399
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +6 3444 £35,000 - 426
London +1 1305 £40,000 - 136
South East -1 747 £32,500 -7.14% 76
East of England +17 325 £32,500 -7.14% 23
South West +26 274 £32,500 +3.17% 57
City of London -6 273 £42,500 -3.40% 46
Yorkshire +3 242 £35,000 +7.69% 34
North West +8 221 £31,500 +5.00% 41
Surrey +17 197 £32,500 +8.33% 15
West Yorkshire -7 180 £35,000 +10.23% 22
West Midlands -9 176 £32,500 - 31
Leeds -2 148 £36,750 +13.07% 15
Berkshire -24 141 £37,000 - 15
Hertfordshire +20 139 £31,000 -11.42% 3
Hampshire -12 135 £27,500 -8.33% 21
East Midlands -13 125 £35,000 +3.70% 19
Manchester -7 107 £27,500 -15.38% 18
Buckinghamshire -19 95 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Birmingham -18 80 £34,000 -2.85% 17
Reading -11 76 £35,000 -4.10% 8
Cheshire +23 70 £34,000 +25.92% 14
West Sussex +16 67 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Kent +9 63 £30,000 -16.66% 8
Cambridgeshire +22 61 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Wiltshire +16 54 £31,500 -16.00% 8
Scotland +12 54 £40,000 +19.40% 14
Wales +23 52 £32,000 +4.90% 7
Bristol -2 51 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Dorset +30 50 £35,000 +27.27% 8
Essex -3 50 £40,000 -11.11% 4

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6645 (85.84%) Windows
2 5540 (71.57%) Active Directory
3 5309 (68.58%) Microsoft
4 4086 (52.78%) VMware
5 3576 (46.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3570 (46.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2723 (35.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2573 (33.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 2432 (31.42%) Citrix
10 2424 (31.31%) MS Excel
11 2227 (28.77%) Cisco
12 2041 (26.37%) Firewall
13 2028 (26.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 1937 (25.02%) DNS
15 1830 (23.64%) MS Office
16 1781 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2007
17 1741 (22.49%) SAN
18 1724 (22.27%) Exchange Server 2013
19 1711 (22.10%) Microsoft Certification
20 1641 (21.20%) Hyper-V
21 1612 (20.82%) SQL Server
22 1588 (20.51%) ITIL
23 1500 (19.38%) Windows 7
24 1419 (18.33%) TCP/IP
25 1387 (17.92%) DHCP
26 1346 (17.39%) WAN
27 1335 (17.25%) LAN
28 1177 (15.20%) HP
29 1167 (15.08%) SQL
30 1155 (14.92%) MCSE

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3576 (46.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1781 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1724 (22.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1115 (14.40%) Lync
5 1084 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1017 (13.14%) SharePoint
7 653 (8.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 625 (8.07%) IIS
9 140 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 135 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
11 132 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
12 126 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
13 101 (1.30%) Apache
14 82 (1.06%) IBM Notes
15 58 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
16 46 (0.59%) WorkSite
17 45 (0.58%) Tomcat
18 28 (0.36%) SAS
18 28 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
19 27 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2424 (31.31%) MS Excel
2 1830 (23.64%) MS Office
3 96 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (0.37%) MS Project
5 24 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
7 10 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.10%) Solid Edge
9 6 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.078%) SPSS
10 5 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.065%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.052%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.039%) InDesign
13 2 (0.026%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.026%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.026%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.026%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.013%) Windchill
14 1 (0.013%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 80 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
3 21 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.21%) assyst
5 15 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 15 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.078%) Sage 200
7 6 (0.078%) MIS ActiveH
8 5 (0.065%) Epicor Vantage
9 3 (0.039%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.026%) Northgate Housing
10 2 (0.026%) Orchard Housing
10 2 (0.026%) Aareon QL
10 2 (0.026%) OPENHousing
10 2 (0.026%) Eikon
10 2 (0.026%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.026%) RMDS
10 2 (0.026%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.026%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1024 (13.23%) Office 365
2 239 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (1.59%) Mimecast
4 104 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
5 69 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 57 (0.74%) SaaS
7 46 (0.59%) IaaS
8 30 (0.39%) PaaS
9 25 (0.32%) Google Apps
10 22 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
13 10 (0.13%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.090%) Yammer
15 4 (0.052%) Route 53
15 4 (0.052%) Heroku
15 4 (0.052%) OneDrive
16 3 (0.039%) Rackspace Cloud
17 2 (0.026%) Dropbox
18 1 (0.013%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2041 (26.37%) Firewall
2 1937 (25.02%) DNS
3 1741 (22.49%) SAN
4 1419 (18.33%) TCP/IP
5 1387 (17.92%) DHCP
6 1346 (17.39%) WAN
7 1335 (17.25%) LAN
8 1030 (13.31%) VPN
9 553 (7.14%) VoIP
10 447 (5.77%) VLAN
11 429 (5.54%) NAS
12 381 (4.92%) Wireless
13 363 (4.69%) Internet
14 291 (3.76%) iSCSI
15 193 (2.49%) Unified Communications
15 193 (2.49%) NetScaler
16 188 (2.43%) SSL
17 183 (2.36%) MPLS
18 178 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
19 151 (1.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1612 (20.82%) SQL Server
2 470 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 243 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 215 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 133 (1.72%) MySQL
6 51 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
7 37 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
9 27 (0.35%) MongoDB
10 26 (0.34%) Relational Database
11 24 (0.31%) MS Access
12 18 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (0.22%) Oracle Database
14 15 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (0.17%) RDBMS
15 13 (0.17%) Big Data
16 11 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (0.13%) QlikView
18 9 (0.12%) DB2
19 6 (0.078%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (0.25%) JIRA
2 18 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 17 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 14 (0.18%) Subversion
5 13 (0.17%) Emacs
6 10 (0.13%) MSI
7 5 (0.065%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.052%) Hudson
9 3 (0.039%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.039%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.039%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.026%) Redmine
10 2 (0.026%) Automake
11 1 (0.013%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.013%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.013%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.013%) WinDbg
General
1 895 (11.56%) Finance
2 290 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 254 (3.28%) Law
4 218 (2.82%) Legal
5 200 (2.58%) Banking
6 174 (2.25%) Retail
7 134 (1.73%) Advertising
7 134 (1.73%) Back Office
8 104 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 88 (1.14%) Marketing
10 78 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 48 (0.62%) Publishing
12 42 (0.54%) Billing
13 32 (0.41%) Front Office
14 31 (0.40%) Investment Banking
15 29 (0.37%) Games
16 22 (0.28%) French Language
17 20 (0.26%) German Language
18 17 (0.22%) Spanish Language
19 13 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1578 (20.38%) Analyst
2 1509 (19.49%) Support Engineer
3 1085 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 842 (10.88%) Support Analyst
5 755 (9.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 633 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support
7 621 (8.02%) IT Support
8 471 (6.08%) Administrator
9 446 (5.76%) Consultant
10 395 (5.10%) Technical Support
11 392 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
12 345 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
13 342 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 342 (4.42%) Service Analyst
14 337 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
15 320 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 301 (3.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 267 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
18 255 (3.29%) Desktop Support
19 245 (3.16%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (2.13%) .NET
2 89 (1.15%) Web Services
3 68 (0.88%) HTML
4 57 (0.74%) Application Packaging
5 39 (0.50%) ASP.NET
6 38 (0.49%) Software Packaging
7 32 (0.41%) COM
7 32 (0.41%) CSS
8 31 (0.40%) LAMP
9 23 (0.30%) Middleware
10 22 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (0.26%) MAPI
12 15 (0.19%) Memcached
13 12 (0.16%) XML
14 11 (0.14%) XMPP
15 9 (0.12%) MSMQ
16 7 (0.090%) X-Windows
17 6 (0.078%) REST
18 5 (0.065%) VXML
18 5 (0.065%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1008 (13.02%) Blackberry
2 581 (7.51%) Data Centre
3 491 (6.34%) Clustering
4 403 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 222 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 204 (2.64%) Replication
7 166 (2.14%) iPhone
8 158 (2.04%) Thin Client
8 158 (2.04%) Fat Client
8 158 (2.04%) Computer Science
9 111 (1.43%) Hedge funds
10 107 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
11 76 (0.98%) iPad
12 71 (0.92%) EqualLogic
13 70 (0.90%) PDA
14 60 (0.78%) CLARiiON
14 60 (0.78%) Mathematics
15 51 (0.66%) Statistics
16 48 (0.62%) FMCG
17 46 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6645 (85.84%) Windows
2 3570 (46.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 2573 (33.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 2028 (26.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1500 (19.38%) Windows 7
6 1066 (13.77%) Windows XP
7 946 (12.22%) Windows 8
8 796 (10.28%) Linux
9 303 (3.91%) Windows Vista
10 244 (3.15%) Android
11 211 (2.73%) Mac OS X
12 210 (2.71%) UNIX
13 148 (1.91%) Windows 2000 Server
14 120 (1.55%) Apple iOS
15 108 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 106 (1.37%) Windows 2000
17 102 (1.32%) Mac OS
18 82 (1.06%) CentOS
19 56 (0.72%) Ubuntu
20 54 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1588 (20.51%) ITIL
2 549 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 467 (6.03%) Migration
4 374 (4.83%) Service Delivery
5 321 (4.15%) Project Management
6 319 (4.12%) Mentoring
7 299 (3.86%) Incident Management
8 295 (3.81%) Change Management
9 269 (3.48%) Problem Management
10 246 (3.18%) Service Management
11 218 (2.82%) CRM
12 198 (2.56%) Change Control
13 194 (2.51%) Configuration Management
14 183 (2.36%) Business Continuity
15 170 (2.20%) Time Management
16 163 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
17 143 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
18 137 (1.77%) Information Security
19 135 (1.74%) Mobile Device Management
20 132 (1.71%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1167 (15.08%) SQL
2 722 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 123 (1.59%) Perl
4 109 (1.41%) VBScript
5 101 (1.30%) C
6 98 (1.27%) VB
7 70 (0.90%) Java
8 65 (0.84%) C#
9 49 (0.63%) JavaScript
10 40 (0.52%) Python
11 39 (0.50%) Bash Shell
12 37 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 37 (0.48%) PHP
13 27 (0.35%) VB.NET
14 24 (0.31%) T-SQL
15 21 (0.27%) C++
16 17 (0.22%) VBA
17 12 (0.16%) R
18 9 (0.12%) Ruby
19 5 (0.065%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1711 (22.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 1155 (14.92%) MCSE
3 678 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
4 653 (8.44%) MCP
5 602 (7.78%) CCNA
6 550 (7.11%) MCITP
7 533 (6.89%) MCSA
8 527 (6.81%) Degree
9 463 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 345 (4.46%) Security Cleared
11 257 (3.32%) MCTS
12 238 (3.07%) SC Cleared
13 219 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
14 186 (2.40%) CCA
15 153 (1.98%) CCNP
16 103 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
17 87 (1.12%) A+ Certification
18 76 (0.98%) DV Cleared
19 59 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 51 (0.66%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 820 (10.59%) SLA
2 98 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (0.59%) QA
4 41 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 30 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 22 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.052%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.026%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.013%) GMP
10 1 (0.013%) GLP
10 1 (0.013%) COBIT
System Software
1 5540 (71.57%) Active Directory
2 2723 (35.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1641 (21.20%) Hyper-V
4 1039 (13.42%) XenApp
5 979 (12.65%) vSphere
6 495 (6.39%) VMware ESX
7 414 (5.35%) XenDesktop
8 320 (4.13%) Terminal Services
9 292 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
10 253 (3.27%) XenServer
11 163 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 139 (1.80%) VMware Server
13 107 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 106 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 95 (1.23%) ISA Server
16 85 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
17 82 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
18 71 (0.92%) Xen
19 65 (0.84%) UAG
20 62 (0.80%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 980 (12.66%) SCCM
2 519 (6.70%) SCOM
3 469 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 279 (3.60%) WSUS
5 212 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 160 (2.07%) NetBackup
7 138 (1.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 97 (1.25%) Nagios
9 73 (0.94%) SCVMM
10 64 (0.83%) AirWatch
11 57 (0.74%) ARCserve
12 49 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 47 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
14 43 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 33 (0.43%) FortiGate
16 32 (0.41%) Windows Intune
16 32 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
17 31 (0.40%) Opsview
18 30 (0.39%) SCDPM
18 30 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5309 (68.58%) Microsoft
2 4086 (52.78%) VMware
3 2432 (31.42%) Citrix
4 2227 (28.77%) Cisco
5 1177 (15.20%) HP
6 687 (8.87%) Symantec
7 681 (8.80%) NetApp
8 553 (7.14%) Dell
9 419 (5.41%) EMC
10 382 (4.93%) Apple
11 296 (3.82%) Juniper
12 255 (3.29%) Avaya
13 224 (2.89%) Veeam
14 205 (2.65%) Sophos
15 185 (2.39%) CheckPoint
16 167 (2.16%) Mitel
17 166 (2.14%) Red Hat
18 157 (2.03%) Oracle
19 141 (1.82%) McAfee
20 140 (1.81%) SonicWALL
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benfits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28600 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1800.00 - £22000.00 per annum + FE Vehicle + Training & Bens
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Benefits
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