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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 91 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3328 3813 3356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.04% 3.32% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.18% 15.85% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 3274 2950
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 3189 £35,000 - 423
London -14 1249 £40,000 - 135
South East 0 813 £35,000 +16.66% 87
Surrey +25 284 £35,000 +16.66% 28
South West -2 243 £32,000 +16.36% 62
Yorkshire -1 230 £35,000 +6.06% 33
City of London -45 215 £39,000 -12.35% 39
North West -2 212 £27,500 -15.38% 42
East of England -24 204 £35,486 +2.85% 27
Hampshire +6 186 £31,500 +26.00% 18
West Yorkshire -15 162 £35,000 +6.87% 24
West Midlands -17 146 £31,750 -9.28% 18
Leeds +8 143 £35,000 -6.66% 18
Manchester +10 121 £31,250 -3.84% 21
Berkshire -34 117 £38,500 +10.00% 11
Birmingham +21 94 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Kent +3 79 £38,500 - 12
Hertfordshire -30 78 £35,500 +2.89% 11
East Midlands -23 75 £28,000 - 14
Cheshire +4 73 £25,000 -15.25% 12
Wiltshire +28 72 £27,000 +8.00% 10
Farnborough +18 62 £27,500 +10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -24 60 £30,000 -25.00% 9
Southampton +9 58 £35,000 +53.84% 3
Reading -26 56 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Bedfordshire +30 55 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Sussex +7 49 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Scotland -44 49 £32,500 -7.14% 14
Gloucestershire +17 48 £34,750 +24.10% 14
Bristol -40 48 £37,500 +7.14% 21

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6111 (87.49%) Windows
2 4944 (70.78%) Active Directory
3 4893 (70.05%) Microsoft
4 3906 (55.92%) VMware
5 3351 (47.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3274 (46.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 2638 (37.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2516 (36.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2117 (30.31%) MS Excel
10 2071 (29.65%) Citrix
11 1983 (28.39%) Cisco
12 1885 (26.99%) Firewall
13 1871 (26.79%) DNS
14 1690 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 1647 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2013
16 1599 (22.89%) SAN
17 1559 (22.32%) MS Office
18 1550 (22.19%) Microsoft Certification
19 1536 (21.99%) ITIL
20 1521 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2007
21 1512 (21.65%) Hyper-V
22 1424 (20.39%) SQL Server
23 1417 (20.29%) DHCP
24 1388 (19.87%) Windows 7
25 1379 (19.74%) TCP/IP
26 1271 (18.20%) WAN
27 1262 (18.07%) LAN
28 1124 (16.09%) HP
29 1085 (15.53%) SQL
30 1040 (14.89%) Office 365

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3351 (47.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1647 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1521 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 910 (13.03%) Lync
5 907 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 896 (12.83%) SharePoint
7 548 (7.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 533 (7.63%) IIS
9 119 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2000
9 119 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 114 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 96 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
12 89 (1.27%) Apache
13 88 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
14 52 (0.74%) IBM Notes
15 39 (0.56%) Tomcat
16 36 (0.52%) WorkSite
17 16 (0.23%) SAS
17 16 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
18 12 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2117 (30.31%) MS Excel
2 1559 (22.32%) MS Office
3 64 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.29%) MS Project
6 17 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
8 5 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.057%) Solid Edge
9 4 (0.057%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.043%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.043%) InDesign
11 2 (0.029%) XMetaL
11 2 (0.029%) SPSS
12 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.014%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.014%) Revit
Business Applications
1 70 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
5 10 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.086%) assyst
7 6 (0.086%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.072%) Infor CRM
9 4 (0.057%) MFGPRO
10 3 (0.043%) Academy Housing
10 3 (0.043%) arcHouse
10 3 (0.043%) Line 500
10 3 (0.043%) Orchard Housing
10 3 (0.043%) Aareon QL
10 3 (0.043%) OPENHousing
10 3 (0.043%) MIS ActiveH
10 3 (0.043%) Northgate Housing
11 2 (0.029%) Epicor Vantage
11 2 (0.029%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1040 (14.89%) Office 365
2 211 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 145 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 145 (2.08%) Mimecast
4 61 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 54 (0.77%) SaaS
6 47 (0.67%) IaaS
7 29 (0.42%) PaaS
8 28 (0.40%) Google Apps
9 18 (0.26%) Symantec.cloud
10 13 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.10%) Heroku
13 6 (0.086%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.057%) Yammer
15 2 (0.029%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.029%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (0.029%) Dropbox
15 2 (0.029%) Route 53
16 1 (0.014%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1885 (26.99%) Firewall
2 1871 (26.79%) DNS
3 1599 (22.89%) SAN
4 1417 (20.29%) DHCP
5 1379 (19.74%) TCP/IP
6 1271 (18.20%) WAN
7 1262 (18.07%) LAN
8 927 (13.27%) VPN
9 545 (7.80%) VoIP
10 436 (6.24%) NAS
11 433 (6.20%) VLAN
12 316 (4.52%) Internet
13 302 (4.32%) Wireless
14 236 (3.38%) iSCSI
15 197 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
16 170 (2.43%) NetScaler
17 166 (2.38%) Network Security
18 152 (2.18%) Unified Communications
19 141 (2.02%) SSL
20 139 (1.99%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1424 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 426 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 209 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 203 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 116 (1.66%) MySQL
6 41 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 27 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (0.29%) Relational Database
9 17 (0.24%) Oracle Database
10 16 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (0.21%) MongoDB
12 13 (0.19%) MS Access
13 12 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (0.16%) Informix
14 11 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.10%) DB2
16 7 (0.10%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.086%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (0.63%) JIRA
2 24 (0.34%) Visual Studio
2 24 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 15 (0.21%) Emacs
5 11 (0.16%) Subversion
6 5 (0.072%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.072%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (0.057%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.057%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.057%) Hudson
7 4 (0.057%) InstallShield
7 4 (0.057%) Yeoman
8 3 (0.043%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.043%) MSI
9 2 (0.029%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.029%) Redmine
10 1 (0.014%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.014%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.014%) AdminStudio
General
1 828 (11.85%) Finance
2 258 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 212 (3.04%) Legal
4 190 (2.72%) Law
5 179 (2.56%) Banking
6 125 (1.79%) Retail
7 101 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 93 (1.33%) Back Office
9 88 (1.26%) Marketing
10 84 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 72 (1.03%) Advertising
12 42 (0.60%) Publishing
13 35 (0.50%) Games
14 22 (0.31%) Billing
14 22 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.30%) Front Office
16 18 (0.26%) German Language
17 17 (0.24%) Local Government
18 16 (0.23%) Electronics
19 12 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1464 (20.96%) Analyst
2 1426 (20.42%) Support Engineer
3 998 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 785 (11.24%) Support Analyst
5 668 (9.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 640 (9.16%) IT Support
7 557 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
8 490 (7.02%) Administrator
9 406 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
10 367 (5.25%) Systems Engineer
11 319 (4.57%) Technical Support
12 316 (4.52%) Service Analyst
13 313 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
14 307 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 302 (4.32%) Consultant
16 290 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 280 (4.01%) IT Support Engineer
18 260 (3.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 244 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
20 233 (3.34%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (1.73%) .NET
2 85 (1.22%) Web Services
3 60 (0.86%) Application Packaging
4 53 (0.76%) HTML
5 39 (0.56%) Software Packaging
6 35 (0.50%) ASP.NET
7 32 (0.46%) Middleware
8 29 (0.42%) COM
9 28 (0.40%) CSS
10 14 (0.20%) LAMP
11 12 (0.17%) XML
12 11 (0.16%) MAPI
13 10 (0.14%) MSMQ
14 8 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (0.10%) Memcached
15 7 (0.10%) REST
15 7 (0.10%) WAP
15 7 (0.10%) XMPP
16 6 (0.086%) SAP Basis
17 5 (0.072%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 818 (11.71%) Blackberry
2 559 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 386 (5.53%) Clustering
4 324 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 216 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 172 (2.46%) Replication
7 133 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 126 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
9 124 (1.78%) iPhone
10 116 (1.66%) Hedge funds
11 100 (1.43%) Fat Client
11 100 (1.43%) Thin Client
12 94 (1.35%) EqualLogic
13 73 (1.05%) iPad
14 72 (1.03%) CLARiiON
15 68 (0.97%) Mathematics
16 60 (0.86%) HP StoreVirtual
17 57 (0.82%) Handset
18 55 (0.79%) EMC VNX
19 49 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6111 (87.49%) Windows
2 3274 (46.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2638 (37.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 1690 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 1388 (19.87%) Windows 7
6 920 (13.17%) Windows 8
7 820 (11.74%) Linux
8 784 (11.22%) Windows XP
9 266 (3.81%) Mac OS X
10 248 (3.55%) Android
11 212 (3.04%) Windows Vista
12 205 (2.93%) UNIX
13 143 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 139 (1.99%) Apple iOS
15 132 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
16 99 (1.42%) Mac OS
17 78 (1.12%) Windows 2000
18 72 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
19 59 (0.84%) Ubuntu
20 54 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1536 (21.99%) ITIL
2 459 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 388 (5.55%) Migration
4 340 (4.87%) Mentoring
5 319 (4.57%) Project Management
6 295 (4.22%) Change Management
7 284 (4.07%) Service Delivery
8 253 (3.62%) Problem Management
9 249 (3.56%) Incident Management
10 244 (3.49%) Service Management
11 197 (2.82%) CRM
11 197 (2.82%) Change Control
12 167 (2.39%) PRINCE2
13 147 (2.10%) Configuration Management
13 147 (2.10%) Time Management
14 146 (2.09%) Business Continuity
15 143 (2.05%) Mobile Device Management
16 142 (2.03%) Kalman Filter
16 142 (2.03%) Information Security
17 135 (1.93%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1085 (15.53%) SQL
2 647 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 99 (1.42%) C
4 97 (1.39%) VBScript
5 90 (1.29%) Perl
6 87 (1.25%) VB
7 53 (0.76%) C#
8 41 (0.59%) Java
9 39 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 38 (0.54%) Python
11 36 (0.52%) JavaScript
12 20 (0.29%) PHP
12 20 (0.29%) T-SQL
12 20 (0.29%) Shell Script
13 16 (0.23%) VB.NET
14 15 (0.21%) VBA
15 10 (0.14%) C++
16 9 (0.13%) R
17 3 (0.043%) Lua
18 2 (0.029%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1550 (22.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1008 (14.43%) MCSE
3 600 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
4 576 (8.25%) MCP
5 556 (7.96%) CCNA
6 545 (7.80%) MCITP
7 506 (7.24%) MCSA
8 452 (6.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 443 (6.34%) Degree
10 241 (3.45%) Security Cleared
11 209 (2.99%) MCTS
12 156 (2.23%) SC Cleared
12 156 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
13 145 (2.08%) CCNP
14 126 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
15 117 (1.68%) CCA
16 67 (0.96%) A+ Certification
17 50 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 45 (0.64%) MCDST
19 40 (0.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 803 (11.50%) SLA
2 104 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (1.02%) QA
4 44 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.11%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.014%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.014%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.014%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4944 (70.78%) Active Directory
2 2516 (36.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1512 (21.65%) Hyper-V
4 882 (12.63%) vSphere
5 874 (12.51%) XenApp
6 483 (6.91%) VMware ESX
7 301 (4.31%) Terminal Services
8 293 (4.19%) XenDesktop
9 274 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
10 188 (2.69%) XenServer
11 130 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
12 106 (1.52%) VMware Server
13 97 (1.39%) ISA Server
14 87 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
15 84 (1.20%) UAG
15 84 (1.20%) Terminal Server
16 77 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
17 67 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 67 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 58 (0.83%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 886 (12.68%) SCCM
2 438 (6.27%) SCOM
3 414 (5.93%) Backup Exec
4 270 (3.87%) WSUS
5 176 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 163 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 134 (1.92%) NetBackup
8 97 (1.39%) AirWatch
9 72 (1.03%) Nagios
10 60 (0.86%) ARCserve
11 54 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 52 (0.74%) SCVMM
13 49 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
14 39 (0.56%) Puppet
14 39 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
15 34 (0.49%) XenMobile
16 30 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
17 28 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
18 26 (0.37%) SCSM
19 25 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4893 (70.05%) Microsoft
2 3906 (55.92%) VMware
3 2071 (29.65%) Citrix
4 1983 (28.39%) Cisco
5 1124 (16.09%) HP
6 599 (8.58%) Symantec
7 572 (8.19%) NetApp
8 487 (6.97%) Dell
9 367 (5.25%) EMC
10 319 (4.57%) Apple
11 256 (3.66%) Avaya
12 253 (3.62%) Juniper
13 247 (3.54%) Veeam
14 178 (2.55%) CheckPoint
15 174 (2.49%) Sophos
16 173 (2.48%) SonicWALL
17 165 (2.36%) Mitel
18 146 (2.09%) Red Hat
18 146 (2.09%) MobileIron
19 133 (1.90%) AppSense
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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