The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 79 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 143 183 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.90% 3.65% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.70% 17.89% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 141 154 126
Average salary £31,000 £37,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.21% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £60,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
808 1023 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.40% 20.42% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 703 885 764
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Exchange Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Exchange Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 68 £33,500 -10.06% 8
Coventry +4 25 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Warwickshire -2 13 £31,500 +57.50% 2
Solihull -7 8 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Staffordshire -19 8 £22,000 -32.30% 2
West Bromwich - 7 £24,500 -
Dudley - 5 £19,499 -
Shropshire -7 4 £26,500 +17.77% 1
Tipton - 4 £19,499 - 2
Halesowen +2 3 £25,500 -27.14%
Herefordshire -4 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Walsall +3 2 £19,500 -13.33%
Worcestershire -7 2 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Sutton Coldfield +13 1 £22,000 +27.53%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

1 217 (81.27%) Windows
2 204 (76.40%) Active Directory
3 165 (61.80%) Microsoft
4 155 (58.05%) VMware
5 115 (43.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 106 (39.70%) Cisco
7 97 (36.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 93 (34.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 88 (32.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 85 (31.84%) Citrix
11 80 (29.96%) Exchange Server 2003
12 75 (28.09%) MS Excel
13 74 (27.72%) WAN
14 73 (27.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 67 (25.09%) LAN
16 65 (24.34%) Exchange Server 2007
17 63 (23.60%) SAN
17 63 (23.60%) Firewall
18 58 (21.72%) TCP/IP
19 57 (21.35%) SQL Server
20 55 (20.60%) MS Office
21 54 (20.22%) MCSE
22 49 (18.35%) VPN
23 45 (16.85%) HP
23 45 (16.85%) SQL
23 45 (16.85%) Hyper-V
24 44 (16.48%) Lync
24 44 (16.48%) DNS
25 43 (16.10%) MCITP
26 42 (15.73%) Windows XP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 97 (36.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 80 (29.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 65 (24.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 44 (16.48%) Lync
5 40 (14.98%) SharePoint
6 39 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (11.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2000
8 19 (7.12%) IIS
9 9 (3.37%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.25%) Apache
12 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.50%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.37%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 75 (28.09%) MS Excel
2 55 (20.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.49%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 74 (27.72%) WAN
2 67 (25.09%) LAN
3 63 (23.60%) SAN
3 63 (23.60%) Firewall
4 58 (21.72%) TCP/IP
5 49 (18.35%) VPN
6 44 (16.48%) DNS
7 40 (14.98%) DHCP
8 24 (8.99%) Wireless
9 23 (8.61%) VoIP
10 21 (7.87%) Unified Communications
11 19 (7.12%) Internet
12 14 (5.24%) VLAN
13 11 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (3.00%) NAS
15 7 (2.62%) MPLS
15 7 (2.62%) ADSL
16 6 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (1.87%) Ethernet
17 5 (1.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (1.87%) QlikView
2 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.75%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.12%) MSI
2 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.37%) FogBugz
General
1 26 (9.74%) Finance
2 9 (3.37%) Legal
2 9 (3.37%) Retail
3 6 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.25%) Banking
3 6 (2.25%) Law
4 3 (1.12%) French Language
4 3 (1.12%) German Language
5 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (27.34%) Analyst
2 50 (18.73%) Support Engineer
3 36 (13.48%) Support Analyst
4 34 (12.73%) Consultant
5 29 (10.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (8.61%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (8.61%) Architect
6 23 (8.61%) IT Support
7 22 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.12%) Network Analyst
9 16 (5.99%) Administrator
10 15 (5.62%) Technical Consultant
10 15 (5.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 14 (5.24%) Technical Architect
11 14 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (4.87%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.87%) Technical Support
13 11 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.87%) COM
2 3 (1.12%) Web Services
2 3 (1.12%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.12%) .NET
3 2 (0.75%) WCF
3 2 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.37%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.49%) Blackberry
2 24 (8.99%) Clustering
3 9 (3.37%) Replication
4 8 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.50%) Statistics
5 4 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.50%) CMDB
6 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.12%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.12%) EPoS
6 3 (1.12%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.75%) CCTV
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.75%) iSeries
8 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 217 (81.27%) Windows
2 115 (43.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 93 (34.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (15.73%) Windows XP
5 34 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (12.36%) Windows 7
7 28 (10.49%) Linux
8 11 (4.12%) Windows Vista
8 11 (4.12%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.00%) Windows 2000
9 8 (3.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.87%) Android
11 4 (1.50%) BlackBerry OS
11 4 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.12%) Fedora
12 3 (1.12%) CentOS
12 3 (1.12%) SUSE
13 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 35 (13.11%) ITIL
3 21 (7.87%) Change Control
4 18 (6.74%) Migration
5 15 (5.62%) Service Delivery
5 15 (5.62%) Problem Management
6 13 (4.87%) Asset Management
7 12 (4.49%) Project Management
8 9 (3.37%) Change Management
8 9 (3.37%) Business Continuity
8 9 (3.37%) Time Management
8 9 (3.37%) Data Protection
9 7 (2.62%) Network Management
10 6 (2.25%) Business Development
10 6 (2.25%) Load Balancing
10 6 (2.25%) ERP
10 6 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (1.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.87%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (1.87%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.85%) SQL
2 6 (2.25%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.87%) VB
4 4 (1.50%) VBScript
5 3 (1.12%) C
5 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.37%) C#
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (27.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (20.22%) MCSE
3 43 (16.10%) MCITP
4 42 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (15.36%) CCNA
6 28 (10.49%) MCP
7 25 (9.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (8.99%) MCTS
9 23 (8.61%) Degree
10 20 (7.49%) MCSA
11 14 (5.24%) Security Cleared
12 11 (4.12%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.50%) NVQ Level 3
13 4 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.75%) HND
14 2 (0.75%) CCNP
15 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.37%) CCEA
15 1 (0.37%) CCIE
15 1 (0.37%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.12%) SLA
2 6 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.12%) QA
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 204 (76.40%) Active Directory
2 88 (32.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (16.85%) Hyper-V
4 34 (12.73%) VMware ESX
5 28 (10.49%) Terminal Services
6 26 (9.74%) XenApp
7 20 (7.49%) vSphere
8 17 (6.37%) XenDesktop
9 16 (5.99%) Forefront TMG
10 12 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (3.75%) UAG
12 9 (3.37%) Terminal Server
12 9 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (2.62%) ISA Server
14 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (1.87%) IAG
16 4 (1.50%) XenServer
17 3 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 3 (1.12%) BlackBerry Internet Service
18 2 (0.75%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 32 (11.99%) SCCM
2 17 (6.37%) SCOM
3 16 (5.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (5.24%) Backup Exec
5 10 (3.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (3.37%) WSUS
6 9 (3.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (1.87%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.87%) Cacti
7 5 (1.87%) ARCserve
7 5 (1.87%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.50%) MAILsweeper
8 4 (1.50%) MOM
8 4 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.12%) XenMobile
9 3 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 165 (61.80%) Microsoft
2 155 (58.05%) VMware
3 106 (39.70%) Cisco
4 85 (31.84%) Citrix
5 45 (16.85%) HP
6 32 (11.99%) NetApp
7 27 (10.11%) Dell
8 25 (9.36%) Symantec
9 14 (5.24%) Juniper
10 12 (4.49%) EMC
11 9 (3.37%) IBM
12 8 (3.00%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.25%) Avaya
13 6 (2.25%) Mitel
13 6 (2.25%) Intel
13 6 (2.25%) SAP
14 5 (1.87%) Nortel
14 5 (1.87%) CommVault
14 5 (1.87%) WatchGuard
14 5 (1.87%) SolarWinds
Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tipton, West Midlands
Rethink
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JTL
Salary: £25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + development
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + development
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + development
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £47000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum up to a 22.5% bonus + pension + heal
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: £19,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Burntwood, Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Datagraphic Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Tipton, West Midlands (County)
Rethink Mental Illness
Salary: From £18,377 to £20,621 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago