The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 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 2010
Rank 126 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 88 106 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 1.90% 1.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.05% 10.60% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78 89 80
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
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 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the West Midlands region.

Exchange Server 2010 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2010 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 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
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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 +5 41 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Shropshire +11 23 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Coventry -6 8 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Solihull -12 7 £42,500 +33.85%
Warwickshire +15 4 £27,850 -30.37% 1
Staffordshire -14 3 £25,000 -28.57% 2
West Bromwich -7 1 £19,000 -42.42%
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 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 2010.

1 153 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 120 (78.43%) Windows
3 115 (75.16%) Active Directory
4 108 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 103 (67.32%) VMware
6 84 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 73 (47.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 72 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 63 (41.18%) Citrix
10 61 (39.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 61 (39.87%) VMware Infrastructure
11 56 (36.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 54 (35.29%) Cisco
13 50 (32.68%) MCSE
14 49 (32.03%) SAN
15 48 (31.37%) vSphere
16 45 (29.41%) Hyper-V
17 44 (28.76%) DNS
17 44 (28.76%) LAN
18 42 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
19 41 (26.80%) WAN
20 40 (26.14%) DHCP
20 40 (26.14%) Firewall
21 39 (25.49%) Lync
21 39 (25.49%) MCITP
22 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
23 34 (22.22%) XenApp
24 30 (19.61%) Migration
24 30 (19.61%) MS Excel
25 29 (18.95%) Symantec

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 153 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 73 (47.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 72 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 61 (39.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 39 (25.49%) Lync
6 17 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (9.15%) Office Communications Server
8 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
9 12 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (3.92%) IIS
11 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.65%) Apache
13 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 24 (15.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (32.03%) SAN
2 44 (28.76%) DNS
2 44 (28.76%) LAN
3 41 (26.80%) WAN
4 40 (26.14%) DHCP
4 40 (26.14%) Firewall
5 28 (18.30%) Unified Communications
6 16 (10.46%) TCP/IP
7 14 (9.15%) NAS
7 14 (9.15%) Internet
7 14 (9.15%) VPN
8 12 (7.84%) VoIP
9 10 (6.54%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (6.54%) Wireless
10 8 (5.23%) VLAN
11 6 (3.92%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.27%) WAAS
12 5 (3.27%) NetScaler
12 5 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.31%) MySQL
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
General
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 6 (3.92%) Banking
3 5 (3.27%) Law
4 4 (2.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (25.49%) Consultant
2 37 (24.18%) Analyst
3 32 (20.92%) Support Engineer
4 20 (13.07%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (12.42%) Microsoft Consultant
6 17 (11.11%) Network Analyst
7 16 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (9.80%) Support Analyst
9 14 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (9.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (8.50%) Architect
10 13 (8.50%) Exchange Consultant
11 11 (7.19%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (7.19%) Senior Network Analyst
11 11 (7.19%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (5.23%) IT Support Analyst
12 8 (5.23%) IT Support
13 7 (4.58%) Server Engineer
13 7 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (4.58%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.92%) COM
2 3 (1.96%) .NET
2 3 (1.96%) Web Services
2 3 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.54%) Clustering
3 7 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.92%) Replication
5 5 (3.27%) Celerra
5 5 (3.27%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.27%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.31%) Handset
7 1 (0.65%) PDA
7 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 120 (78.43%) Windows
2 84 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (16.99%) Windows 7
6 16 (10.46%) Windows XP
7 13 (8.50%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.58%) Linux
9 3 (1.96%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.96%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.96%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.61%) Migration
2 20 (13.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (13.07%) ITIL
3 14 (9.15%) Project Management
4 13 (8.50%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (8.50%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (3.92%) Data Protection
5 6 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (3.27%) Network Management
6 5 (3.27%) Validation
7 4 (2.61%) Change Management
7 4 (2.61%) Change Control
7 4 (2.61%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.96%) Asset Management
8 3 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 3 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (1.96%) Software Distribution
9 2 (1.31%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (1.31%) Time Management
9 2 (1.31%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.27%) VB
3 3 (1.96%) VBScript
4 1 (0.65%) R
4 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (36.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (32.68%) MCSE
3 39 (25.49%) MCITP
4 22 (14.38%) MCTS
5 20 (13.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (12.42%) CCNA
6 19 (12.42%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (11.76%) MCSA
8 17 (11.11%) Degree
9 12 (7.84%) Security Cleared
10 9 (5.88%) MCP
10 9 (5.88%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (3.27%) NCDA
12 5 (3.27%) NCIE
12 5 (3.27%) CCIA
12 5 (3.27%) VCAP
12 5 (3.27%) VTSP
12 5 (3.27%) CCEA
12 5 (3.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (75.16%) Active Directory
2 61 (39.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (31.37%) vSphere
4 45 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 34 (22.22%) XenApp
6 26 (16.99%) VMware ESX
7 19 (12.42%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (11.76%) XenDesktop
9 10 (6.54%) UAG
9 10 (6.54%) Terminal Services
10 9 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (3.92%) IAG
12 5 (3.27%) vCloud
12 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (3.27%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.96%) Terminal Server
14 2 (1.31%) XenServer
15 1 (0.65%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (10.46%) SCCM
2 15 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (9.80%) Backup Exec
3 14 (9.15%) SCOM
4 9 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (3.92%) WSUS
5 6 (3.92%) Cacti
6 5 (3.27%) XenMobile
6 5 (3.27%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.27%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.96%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.96%) MOM
7 3 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.65%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 108 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 103 (67.32%) VMware
3 63 (41.18%) Citrix
4 54 (35.29%) Cisco
5 29 (18.95%) Symantec
6 23 (15.03%) NetApp
7 20 (13.07%) HP
8 16 (10.46%) Avaya
9 15 (9.80%) Mitel
10 14 (9.15%) Dialogic
10 14 (9.15%) EMC
10 14 (9.15%) Nortel
11 8 (5.23%) 3PAR
12 6 (3.92%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.92%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.27%) Kaspersky
14 4 (2.61%) CommVault
14 4 (2.61%) Oracle
15 3 (1.96%) Acronis
15 3 (1.96%) Finjan
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + standard corp bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23240.00 - £25526.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago