The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 74 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3866 3543 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.36% 3.26% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.90% 16.12% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3386 3101 3011
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24322 21974 23979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 20.20% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20108 18578 20600
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 3665 £35,000 -5.40% 421
London +24 1520 £40,000 - 142
South East -15 861 £32,500 -9.72% 77
City of London +34 417 £44,500 -1.11% 37
Yorkshire +21 284 £32,500 +8.33% 49
East of England +2 275 £34,750 -0.71% 35
North West -4 222 £29,750 -8.46% 33
West Yorkshire +12 221 £32,500 +8.33% 34
South West +5 218 £27,500 -15.38% 43
Surrey -19 189 £32,500 -5.79% 8
Berkshire -1 181 £35,000 -18.60% 22
West Midlands -18 180 £35,000 +6.06% 19
Hampshire -19 164 £27,500 -21.42% 17
Leeds +13 159 £33,000 +17.85% 23
Buckinghamshire +13 130 £42,500 +42.85% 8
Manchester -4 120 £31,500 -16.00% 16
Hertfordshire +5 115 £35,000 +14.75% 13
East Midlands +4 102 £33,000 +1.53% 19
Scotland -4 88 £35,000 -5.40% 18
Birmingham +4 85 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Kent +23 84 £36,000 -1.36% 3
Reading -11 78 £35,500 -16.47% 11
Bristol +3 69 £34,000 -0.72% 11
Essex +11 64 £32,000 -26.01% 7
Cheshire +7 61 £23,500 -6.00% 10
West Sussex +24 59 £27,500 -27.63% 8
Southampton -2 59 £25,875 -31.00% 4
Watford +14 57 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Milton Keynes +2 55 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Cambridgeshire -14 54 £34,500 +1.47% 11

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6680 (85.47%) Windows
2 5354 (68.50%) Active Directory
3 5306 (67.89%) Microsoft
4 3922 (50.18%) VMware
5 3764 (48.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3673 (46.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2702 (34.57%) MS Excel
8 2500 (31.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2431 (31.10%) Citrix
10 2310 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 2239 (28.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 2111 (27.01%) Cisco
13 2070 (26.48%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1975 (25.27%) Firewall
15 1969 (25.19%) DNS
16 1804 (23.08%) MS Office
17 1779 (22.76%) ITIL
18 1737 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
19 1704 (21.80%) SAN
20 1678 (21.47%) Windows 7
21 1640 (20.98%) SQL Server
22 1596 (20.42%) TCP/IP
23 1518 (19.42%) MCSE
24 1489 (19.05%) DHCP
25 1469 (18.79%) Exchange Server 2003
26 1417 (18.13%) Hyper-V
27 1318 (16.86%) Exchange Server 2013
28 1246 (15.94%) SQL
29 1207 (15.44%) Windows XP
30 1186 (15.17%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3764 (48.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2070 (26.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1469 (18.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1318 (16.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1179 (15.08%) SharePoint
6 1072 (13.72%) Lync
7 797 (10.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 632 (8.09%) IIS
9 261 (3.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 172 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
11 160 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2000
12 151 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 128 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
14 88 (1.13%) IBM Notes
15 83 (1.06%) Apache
16 80 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
17 47 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
18 42 (0.54%) WorkSite
19 36 (0.46%) Exchange Server 5.5
20 28 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 2702 (34.57%) MS Excel
2 1804 (23.08%) MS Office
3 102 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.51%) MS Project
6 10 (0.13%) FastStats
6 10 (0.13%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.064%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.038%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.026%) Maya
10 2 (0.026%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.013%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 83 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.49%) assyst
3 21 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.23%) Eikon
4 18 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (0.22%) Sage 200
6 13 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.10%) SalesLogix
9 6 (0.077%) Line 500
10 5 (0.064%) Bond Adapt
10 5 (0.064%) Exchequer
11 4 (0.051%) Summit
12 3 (0.038%) Visualfiles
12 3 (0.038%) Epicor Vantage
13 2 (0.026%) Sage 50
13 2 (0.026%) Front Arena
13 2 (0.026%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 685 (8.76%) Office 365
2 84 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (0.63%) SaaS
6 39 (0.50%) IaaS
7 17 (0.22%) PaaS
8 15 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.077%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.026%) Route 53
12 1 (0.013%) Taleo
12 1 (0.013%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1975 (25.27%) Firewall
2 1969 (25.19%) DNS
3 1704 (21.80%) SAN
4 1596 (20.42%) TCP/IP
5 1489 (19.05%) DHCP
6 1143 (14.62%) LAN
7 1095 (14.01%) WAN
8 1042 (13.33%) VPN
9 542 (6.93%) VoIP
10 479 (6.13%) Internet
11 478 (6.12%) NAS
12 418 (5.35%) Wireless
13 297 (3.80%) VLAN
14 255 (3.26%) Unified Communications
15 242 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
16 190 (2.43%) Network Security
17 185 (2.37%) MPLS
18 180 (2.30%) iSCSI
19 179 (2.29%) SSL
20 175 (2.24%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1640 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 470 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 266 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 170 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 117 (1.50%) MySQL
6 43 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 40 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 33 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
9 32 (0.41%) Oracle Database
9 32 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (0.33%) RDBMS
13 19 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.24%) MS Access
14 17 (0.22%) NoSQL
15 15 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (0.18%) Redis
16 14 (0.18%) MariaDB
16 14 (0.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (0.28%) Visual Studio
2 18 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (0.23%) JIRA
3 9 (0.12%) MSI
4 7 (0.090%) AdminStudio
4 7 (0.090%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.038%) Subversion
5 3 (0.038%) LabVIEW
5 3 (0.038%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.038%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.026%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.026%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.013%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.013%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.013%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.013%) FogBugz
General
1 1083 (13.86%) Finance
2 279 (3.57%) Law
3 261 (3.34%) Telecoms
4 203 (2.60%) Banking
5 192 (2.46%) Legal
6 185 (2.37%) Retail
7 101 (1.29%) Advertising
8 88 (1.13%) Back Office
9 84 (1.07%) Marketing
10 66 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 63 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 57 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 36 (0.46%) German Language
14 34 (0.44%) Electronics
15 31 (0.40%) Publishing
16 28 (0.36%) French Language
17 27 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.23%) Italian Language
19 17 (0.22%) Games
20 14 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1542 (19.73%) Analyst
2 1406 (17.99%) Support Engineer
3 840 (10.75%) Support Analyst
4 800 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 704 (9.01%) IT Support
6 686 (8.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 680 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 529 (6.77%) Consultant
9 525 (6.72%) Administrator
10 367 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
11 361 (4.62%) Technical Support
12 354 (4.53%) Systems Administrator
13 344 (4.40%) Service Analyst
14 331 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
15 287 (3.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 280 (3.58%) IT Support Engineer
17 265 (3.39%) Architect
18 260 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 256 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 227 (2.90%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (2.25%) .NET
2 72 (0.92%) Web Services
3 57 (0.73%) Software Packaging
4 54 (0.69%) COM
5 51 (0.65%) ASP.NET
6 48 (0.61%) LAMP
7 46 (0.59%) XML
8 44 (0.56%) HTML
9 35 (0.45%) Application Packaging
10 28 (0.36%) CSS
11 17 (0.22%) XSLT
12 15 (0.19%) MSMQ
13 14 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (0.14%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (0.14%) SAML
14 11 (0.14%) WSH
15 10 (0.13%) MAPI
16 8 (0.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
17 7 (0.090%) .NET Framework
17 7 (0.090%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1134 (14.51%) Blackberry
2 556 (7.11%) Clustering
3 178 (2.28%) Replication
4 177 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 164 (2.10%) Hedge funds
6 139 (1.78%) iPhone
7 137 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 114 (1.46%) Thin Client
8 114 (1.46%) Fat Client
9 109 (1.39%) iPad
10 95 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
11 90 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 88 (1.13%) EqualLogic
13 83 (1.06%) CLARiiON
14 81 (1.04%) PDA
15 74 (0.95%) Client/Server
16 63 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
17 62 (0.79%) Firmware
18 59 (0.75%) PKI
19 37 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6680 (85.47%) Windows
2 3673 (46.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 2310 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1737 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1678 (21.47%) Windows 7
6 1207 (15.44%) Windows XP
7 829 (10.61%) Linux
8 749 (9.58%) Windows 8
9 325 (4.16%) Windows Vista
10 266 (3.40%) UNIX
11 205 (2.62%) Mac OS X
12 160 (2.05%) Android
13 146 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
14 136 (1.74%) Windows 2000
15 109 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 98 (1.25%) Apple iOS
17 88 (1.13%) Mac OS
18 50 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
19 47 (0.60%) CentOS
20 46 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1779 (22.76%) ITIL
2 565 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 514 (6.58%) Migration
4 386 (4.94%) Project Management
5 346 (4.43%) Service Delivery
6 303 (3.88%) Problem Management
7 295 (3.77%) Change Management
8 232 (2.97%) Load Balancing
9 227 (2.90%) Service Management
10 215 (2.75%) Incident Management
11 199 (2.55%) CRM
12 192 (2.46%) Change Control
13 175 (2.24%) Time Management
14 154 (1.97%) PRINCE2
14 154 (1.97%) Asset Management
15 153 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
16 151 (1.93%) Business Continuity
17 145 (1.86%) ITIL V3
18 140 (1.79%) Configuration Management
19 133 (1.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1246 (15.94%) SQL
2 703 (8.99%) PowerShell
3 119 (1.52%) VB
4 105 (1.34%) VBScript
5 98 (1.25%) Perl
6 76 (0.97%) C
6 76 (0.97%) C#
7 59 (0.75%) Java
8 53 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 49 (0.63%) PHP
10 43 (0.55%) Shell Script
11 35 (0.45%) VB.NET
12 34 (0.44%) JavaScript
13 32 (0.41%) VBA
13 32 (0.41%) Python
14 31 (0.40%) Ruby
15 18 (0.23%) ABAP
15 18 (0.23%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.090%) LotusScript
17 5 (0.064%) C++
Qualifications
1 2239 (28.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1518 (19.42%) MCSE
3 913 (11.68%) MCITP
4 768 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
5 742 (9.49%) MCSA
6 721 (9.22%) Degree
7 680 (8.70%) CCNA
8 627 (8.02%) MCP
9 443 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 328 (4.20%) Security Cleared
11 321 (4.11%) MCTS
12 239 (3.06%) SC Cleared
13 222 (2.84%) CCNP
14 157 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
15 117 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
16 109 (1.39%) CCA
17 74 (0.95%) DV Cleared
18 71 (0.91%) MCDST
19 70 (0.90%) A+ Certification
20 63 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 641 (8.20%) SLA
2 100 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (0.88%) QA
4 44 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 42 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 24 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.13%) COBIT
8 9 (0.12%) GMP
9 7 (0.090%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 7 (0.090%) GAMP
9 7 (0.090%) GCP
10 6 (0.077%) BS7799
11 2 (0.026%) GLP
11 2 (0.026%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.013%) DICOM
12 1 (0.013%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5354 (68.50%) Active Directory
2 2500 (31.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1417 (18.13%) Hyper-V
4 983 (12.58%) XenApp
5 893 (11.43%) vSphere
6 526 (6.73%) VMware ESX
7 450 (5.76%) XenDesktop
8 320 (4.09%) Terminal Services
9 314 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
10 266 (3.40%) XenServer
11 197 (2.52%) UAG
12 128 (1.64%) ISA Server
13 97 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
14 96 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 85 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
16 72 (0.92%) MetaFrame
17 71 (0.91%) Terminal Server
18 69 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
19 64 (0.82%) Xen
20 51 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 799 (10.22%) SCCM
2 603 (7.71%) Backup Exec
3 382 (4.89%) SCOM
4 249 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 237 (3.03%) WSUS
6 216 (2.76%) NetBackup
7 148 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 87 (1.11%) ARCserve
9 71 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
10 70 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 59 (0.75%) Nagios
12 55 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
13 51 (0.65%) Puppet
14 45 (0.58%) HP SIM
15 43 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 43 (0.55%) MOM
16 38 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
17 35 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 33 (0.42%) SCVMM
19 30 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5306 (67.89%) Microsoft
2 3922 (50.18%) VMware
3 2431 (31.10%) Citrix
4 2111 (27.01%) Cisco
5 1186 (15.17%) HP
6 794 (10.16%) Symantec
7 659 (8.43%) NetApp
8 514 (6.58%) Dell
9 423 (5.41%) EMC
10 355 (4.54%) Apple
11 253 (3.24%) Oracle
12 229 (2.93%) Avaya
13 226 (2.89%) McAfee
13 226 (2.89%) CheckPoint
14 220 (2.81%) Veeam
15 216 (2.76%) Juniper
16 168 (2.15%) Bloomberg
17 159 (2.03%) IBM
18 148 (1.89%) Mitel
19 139 (1.78%) Sophos
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Banking benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
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Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + training,bonus,pension
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
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Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Industry Certifications
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London
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
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York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year
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Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens + bonus
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