The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 76 48 81
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 172 212 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.09% 3.96% 3.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.80% 21.88% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 141 188 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £34,875 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +2.57%
MS Exchange
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1024 969 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.40% 18.08% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 855 858 811
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +2 80 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Warwickshire -2 21 £31,500 -25.88% 3
Coventry -25 17 £27,500 -43.58% 5
Shropshire 0 16 £30,000 +53.84%
Staffordshire -8 12 £25,000 -6.54% 3
Solihull -7 8 £37,500 +20.96%
Wolverhampton -1 5 £24,000 -23.24%
Dudley -1 3 £30,000 -3.22%
Worcestershire -12 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Walsall - 3 £23,000 -
West Bromwich +3 2 £37,500 +13.63%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 318 (80.30%) Windows
2 278 (70.20%) Microsoft
3 275 (69.44%) Active Directory
4 262 (66.16%) VMware
5 190 (47.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 190 (47.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 164 (41.41%) Citrix
7 163 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 131 (33.08%) Cisco
9 125 (31.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 118 (29.80%) SAN
11 115 (29.04%) Exchange Server 2003
12 113 (28.54%) Exchange Server 2013
13 112 (28.28%) MS Excel
14 111 (28.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 111 (28.03%) Exchange Server 2007
15 106 (26.77%) Firewall
16 102 (25.76%) SQL Server
16 102 (25.76%) Hyper-V
17 101 (25.51%) MCSE
18 89 (22.47%) DNS
19 85 (21.46%) Windows Server 2012
20 84 (21.21%) DHCP
21 77 (19.44%) vSphere
21 77 (19.44%) XenApp
21 77 (19.44%) MCITP
22 76 (19.19%) LAN
23 75 (18.94%) WAN
23 75 (18.94%) TCP/IP
24 73 (18.43%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 190 (47.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 115 (29.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 113 (28.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 111 (28.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 61 (15.40%) Lync
6 47 (11.87%) SharePoint
7 30 (7.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2000
9 23 (5.81%) IIS
10 12 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
11 10 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.76%) Apache
16 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 112 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 73 (18.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.25%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.25%) Line 500
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.76%) IaaS
3 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 118 (29.80%) SAN
2 106 (26.77%) Firewall
3 89 (22.47%) DNS
4 84 (21.21%) DHCP
5 76 (19.19%) LAN
6 75 (18.94%) WAN
6 75 (18.94%) TCP/IP
7 65 (16.41%) VPN
8 36 (9.09%) Unified Communications
9 26 (6.57%) NAS
10 25 (6.31%) Internet
10 25 (6.31%) VoIP
11 23 (5.81%) Wireless
12 16 (4.04%) IP Telephony
13 11 (2.78%) Ethernet
13 11 (2.78%) IPsec
14 10 (2.53%) VLAN
14 10 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (2.53%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.02%) MySQL
6 5 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.25%) Informix
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) MSI
General
1 62 (15.66%) Finance
2 11 (2.78%) Legal
3 9 (2.27%) Banking
4 7 (1.77%) Law
5 5 (1.26%) Back Office
6 4 (1.01%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.01%) Retail
7 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (21.97%) Analyst
2 65 (16.41%) Support Engineer
3 63 (15.91%) Consultant
4 50 (12.63%) Support Analyst
5 39 (9.85%) Architect
6 38 (9.60%) IT Support
7 37 (9.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 37 (9.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 34 (8.59%) Administrator
9 32 (8.08%) Systems Administrator
10 27 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
12 22 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 20 (5.05%) Network Engineer
14 18 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
14 18 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 17 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
15 17 (4.29%) Microsoft Consultant
16 16 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (4.04%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.27%) .NET
2 7 (1.77%) COM
3 4 (1.01%) Software Packaging
3 4 (1.01%) Web Services
3 4 (1.01%) XML
4 3 (0.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.08%) Clustering
2 31 (7.83%) Blackberry
3 14 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.78%) Replication
5 10 (2.53%) Celerra
5 10 (2.53%) CLARiiON
6 9 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.02%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.26%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.26%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.26%) FlexPod
8 5 (1.26%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.01%) CMDB
10 2 (0.51%) Life Science
10 2 (0.51%) PDA
10 2 (0.51%) Handset
11 1 (0.25%) GIS
11 1 (0.25%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.25%) AS400
11 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 318 (80.30%) Windows
2 190 (47.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 111 (28.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 85 (21.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (17.17%) Windows 7
6 49 (12.37%) Windows XP
7 34 (8.59%) Linux
8 27 (6.82%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.53%) Windows Vista
9 10 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (2.53%) Android
10 9 (2.27%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.26%) UNIX
11 5 (1.26%) SUSE
11 5 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.01%) BlackBerry OS
12 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.76%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.41%) ITIL
2 45 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (8.84%) Migration
4 26 (6.57%) Project Management
5 21 (5.30%) Change Control
6 16 (4.04%) Load Balancing
7 12 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (2.53%) Data Protection
9 10 (2.53%) Change Management
10 7 (1.77%) Business Continuity
10 7 (1.77%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (1.77%) Time Management
11 6 (1.52%) Mentoring
11 6 (1.52%) Validation
11 6 (1.52%) Service Management
11 6 (1.52%) CRM
12 5 (1.26%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (1.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.64%) SQL
2 16 (4.04%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.77%) VB
4 5 (1.26%) VBScript
5 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.76%) R
6 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 125 (31.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (25.51%) MCSE
3 77 (19.44%) MCITP
4 63 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (12.37%) MCSA
6 39 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (8.33%) CCNA
8 29 (7.32%) MCTS
8 29 (7.32%) MCP
9 20 (5.05%) Degree
10 18 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 14 (3.54%) SC Cleared
12 12 (3.03%) CCA
13 10 (2.53%) CCIA
13 10 (2.53%) VCAP
13 10 (2.53%) VTSP
13 10 (2.53%) NCDA
13 10 (2.53%) NCIE
13 10 (2.53%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.29%) SLA
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 275 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 163 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (25.76%) Hyper-V
4 77 (19.44%) vSphere
4 77 (19.44%) XenApp
5 56 (14.14%) VMware ESX
6 37 (9.34%) XenDesktop
7 25 (6.31%) Terminal Services
8 23 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (5.30%) XenServer
10 13 (3.28%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (2.53%) vCloud
12 9 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (1.77%) UAG
14 6 (1.52%) IAG
14 6 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.52%) ISA Server
15 4 (1.01%) VMware Server
15 4 (1.01%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 35 (8.84%) SCCM
2 24 (6.06%) SCOM
3 20 (5.05%) Backup Exec
4 15 (3.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.78%) WSUS
6 9 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.77%) ARCserve
8 6 (1.52%) Cacti
8 6 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.01%) SCDPM
10 4 (1.01%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.01%) MAILsweeper
11 3 (0.76%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.25%) Unicenter
12 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 278 (70.20%) Microsoft
2 262 (66.16%) VMware
3 164 (41.41%) Citrix
4 131 (33.08%) Cisco
5 73 (18.43%) HP
6 63 (15.91%) NetApp
7 36 (9.09%) Dell
8 31 (7.83%) Symantec
8 31 (7.83%) EMC
9 22 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 21 (5.30%) SonicWALL
11 18 (4.55%) Avaya
12 15 (3.79%) Mitel
13 14 (3.54%) Nortel
13 14 (3.54%) Dialogic
13 14 (3.54%) 3PAR
14 11 (2.78%) WatchGuard
15 10 (2.53%) Apple
16 9 (2.27%) Juniper
16 9 (2.27%) IBM
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