The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 161 117 140
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +23
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 52 92 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 1.65% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 9.20% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 49
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1093 1000 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.27% 17.96% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 931 846 853
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the West Midlands region.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
Birmingham +1 31 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Shropshire 0 11 £35,000 +23.89% 1
Staffordshire -11 4 £21,000 -42.06%
Solihull -11 4 £29,500 -16.90%
West Bromwich -6 1 £19,000 -42.42%
Coventry -11 1 £35,000 -23.91% 1
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003.

1 102 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 83 (81.37%) Windows
2 83 (81.37%) Active Directory
3 75 (73.53%) VMware
4 61 (59.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 58 (56.86%) Microsoft
6 55 (53.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 54 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 45 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 40 (39.22%) Hyper-V
11 39 (38.24%) Cisco
12 36 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2013
14 30 (29.41%) SAN
14 30 (29.41%) Citrix
14 30 (29.41%) MCSE
15 26 (25.49%) MCITP
15 26 (25.49%) Firewall
15 26 (25.49%) MCTS
16 22 (21.57%) DNS
17 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
17 21 (20.59%) Office 365
18 20 (19.61%) LAN
18 20 (19.61%) DHCP
19 19 (18.63%) MS Excel
19 19 (18.63%) HP
20 18 (17.65%) Symantec
20 18 (17.65%) NAS
21 17 (16.67%) Project Management

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 102 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 61 (59.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (14.71%) Lync
6 13 (12.75%) Office Communications Server
7 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2000
8 11 (10.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (7.84%) IIS
10 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (18.63%) MS Excel
2 17 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.59%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.41%) SAN
2 26 (25.49%) Firewall
3 22 (21.57%) DNS
4 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 20 (19.61%) LAN
5 20 (19.61%) DHCP
6 18 (17.65%) NAS
7 17 (16.67%) WAN
8 15 (14.71%) Unified Communications
8 15 (14.71%) VPN
9 11 (10.78%) Wireless
10 9 (8.82%) Internet
11 5 (4.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (4.90%) WAAS
11 5 (4.90%) IPsec
11 5 (4.90%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (3.92%) IP Telephony
12 4 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (1.96%) Banking
2 2 (1.96%) Retail
2 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (21.57%) Consultant
1 22 (21.57%) Support Engineer
2 19 (18.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (17.65%) Architect
4 17 (16.67%) Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Consultant
6 13 (12.75%) Exchange Consultant
6 13 (12.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (10.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.84%) Technical Support
9 8 (7.84%) Technical Architect
10 7 (6.86%) Network Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Support Analyst
11 6 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Blackberry
2 9 (8.82%) Clustering
3 5 (4.90%) Celerra
3 5 (4.90%) CLARiiON
4 4 (3.92%) CMDB
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 83 (81.37%) Windows
2 54 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (15.69%) Windows XP
5 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.75%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (3.92%) BlackBerry OS
8 4 (3.92%) Android
8 4 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.94%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.96%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.67%) Project Management
2 16 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (15.69%) Migration
3 13 (12.75%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (12.75%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (6.86%) ITIL
5 5 (4.90%) Validation
5 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.92%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (3.92%) Change Control
7 3 (2.94%) Software Distribution
7 3 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (2.94%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (0.98%) Time Management
8 1 (0.98%) Performance Management
8 1 (0.98%) CRM
8 1 (0.98%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.98%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) VBScript
2 3 (2.94%) VB
3 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (29.41%) MCSE
3 26 (25.49%) MCITP
3 26 (25.49%) MCTS
4 15 (14.71%) Degree
5 14 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (12.75%) MCSA
7 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
8 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
8 9 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (8.82%) CCNA
8 9 (8.82%) MCP
9 7 (6.86%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (4.90%) CCIA
10 5 (4.90%) NCDA
10 5 (4.90%) NCIE
10 5 (4.90%) VCAP
10 5 (4.90%) VTSP
10 5 (4.90%) CCEA
10 5 (4.90%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (81.37%) Active Directory
2 55 (53.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (39.22%) Hyper-V
4 16 (15.69%) VMware ESX
4 16 (15.69%) vSphere
5 9 (8.82%) XenApp
6 8 (7.84%) Terminal Services
6 8 (7.84%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.84%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (5.88%) XenServer
8 5 (4.90%) vCloud
8 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.92%) UAG
10 3 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) SCOM
2 11 (10.78%) Backup Exec
2 11 (10.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.90%) SCCM
3 5 (4.90%) ARCserve
3 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.94%) MOM
4 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (73.53%) VMware
2 58 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 39 (38.24%) Cisco
4 30 (29.41%) Citrix
5 19 (18.63%) HP
6 18 (17.65%) Symantec
7 17 (16.67%) NetApp
8 9 (8.82%) SonicWALL
8 9 (8.82%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.90%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.90%) EMC
10 4 (3.92%) Toshiba
10 4 (3.92%) Dell
11 3 (2.94%) IBM
11 3 (2.94%) Veritas
11 3 (2.94%) McAfee
12 2 (1.96%) Avaya
13 1 (0.98%) Twitter
13 1 (0.98%) LANDesk
13 1 (0.98%) Lotus
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + standard corp bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23240.00 - £25526.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago