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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 69 67 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 210 180 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.65% 3.43% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.76% 18.40% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 175 144 117
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,557 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
1063 978 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.50% 18.61% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 899 851 735
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +13 97 £35,250 +8.46% 16
Coventry -8 33 £39,000 -22.00% 3
Warwickshire +3 25 £30,000 -29.41% 8
Shropshire -3 11 £28,000 +27.41%
Staffordshire -4 11 £26,000 -10.34% 2
Wolverhampton -9 7 £24,000 -26.31% 1
Worcestershire -10 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Dudley +3 5 £30,000 +62.16%
Solihull -22 5 £37,500 +68.53% 2
Walsall - 3 £23,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £37,500 -
Halesowen -1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (80.92%) Windows
2 283 (72.01%) Microsoft
3 278 (70.74%) Active Directory
4 275 (69.97%) VMware
5 202 (51.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 188 (47.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 187 (47.58%) Citrix
8 170 (43.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 126 (32.06%) SAN
10 125 (31.81%) Hyper-V
11 123 (31.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 117 (29.77%) Cisco
12 117 (29.77%) MS Excel
13 115 (29.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 111 (28.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 108 (27.48%) Exchange Server 2007
16 107 (27.23%) SQL Server
17 106 (26.97%) Exchange Server 2003
17 106 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
18 101 (25.70%) vSphere
19 93 (23.66%) MCSE
20 91 (23.16%) Firewall
20 91 (23.16%) XenApp
21 86 (21.88%) LAN
22 83 (21.12%) DNS
23 79 (20.10%) WAN
24 78 (19.85%) DHCP
25 77 (19.59%) HP
26 70 (17.81%) ITIL
27 66 (16.79%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 202 (51.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 115 (29.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 108 (27.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 106 (26.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 55 (13.99%) Lync
6 50 (12.72%) SharePoint
7 26 (6.62%) IIS
8 22 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2000
9 17 (4.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.29%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.76%) Apache
13 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 117 (29.77%) MS Excel
2 64 (16.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Line 500
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.25%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.70%) Office 365
2 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (32.06%) SAN
2 91 (23.16%) Firewall
3 86 (21.88%) LAN
4 83 (21.12%) DNS
5 79 (20.10%) WAN
6 78 (19.85%) DHCP
7 66 (16.79%) TCP/IP
8 50 (12.72%) VPN
9 30 (7.63%) NAS
10 27 (6.87%) Internet
11 26 (6.62%) Wireless
12 22 (5.60%) Unified Communications
13 19 (4.83%) VoIP
14 15 (3.82%) IP Telephony
15 14 (3.56%) SSH
16 12 (3.05%) WAAS
16 12 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (2.80%) iSCSI
18 9 (2.29%) IPsec
18 9 (2.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.53%) MySQL
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.25%) Informix
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) MSI
General
1 54 (13.74%) Finance
2 8 (2.04%) Legal
3 7 (1.78%) Banking
4 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.02%) Back Office
5 4 (1.02%) Law
6 2 (0.51%) Retail
6 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (22.65%) Analyst
2 71 (18.07%) Support Engineer
3 57 (14.50%) Consultant
4 44 (11.20%) Support Analyst
5 40 (10.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 40 (10.18%) Architect
6 39 (9.92%) IT Support
7 38 (9.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (6.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 24 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (5.34%) Administrator
11 20 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (4.83%) Network Engineer
12 19 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 18 (4.58%) IT Support Analyst
14 15 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
15 14 (3.56%) Senior Support Engineer
15 14 (3.56%) Microsoft Consultant
15 14 (3.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.56%) .NET
2 9 (2.29%) XML
3 6 (1.53%) Software Packaging
4 5 (1.27%) Web Services
5 3 (0.76%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.76%) COM
6 2 (0.51%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.14%) Clustering
2 19 (4.83%) Blackberry
3 14 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.05%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.05%) Celerra
5 10 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.78%) GIS
7 6 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.53%) Replication
8 5 (1.27%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.27%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.27%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.02%) FlexPod
9 4 (1.02%) Life Science
9 4 (1.02%) Handset
10 1 (0.25%) AS400
10 1 (0.25%) PDA
10 1 (0.25%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 318 (80.92%) Windows
2 188 (47.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (31.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 106 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (12.72%) Windows 7
6 41 (10.43%) Windows XP
7 30 (7.63%) Windows 8
8 28 (7.12%) Linux
9 11 (2.80%) Windows Vista
10 9 (2.29%) Windows 2000
11 8 (2.04%) Android
11 8 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.27%) UNIX
13 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.51%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.51%) SUSE
14 2 (0.51%) Debian
14 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.25%) Solaris
15 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (17.81%) ITIL
2 43 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (8.91%) Migration
4 26 (6.62%) Project Management
5 21 (5.34%) Change Control
6 13 (3.31%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (3.05%) Load Balancing
8 11 (2.80%) Business Continuity
9 10 (2.54%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (2.29%) Change Management
10 9 (2.29%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (2.04%) Service Management
11 8 (2.04%) Mentoring
12 7 (1.78%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (1.78%) PRINCE
12 7 (1.78%) Validation
13 6 (1.53%) Service Delivery
13 6 (1.53%) CRM
13 6 (1.53%) Network Management
14 5 (1.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.18%) SQL
2 24 (6.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.27%) VB
3 5 (1.27%) R
4 4 (1.02%) VBScript
5 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.51%) C#
6 2 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 111 (28.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (23.66%) MCSE
3 60 (15.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 60 (15.27%) MCITP
4 46 (11.70%) MCSA
5 36 (9.16%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (7.12%) MCTS
7 25 (6.36%) Degree
7 25 (6.36%) MCP
8 24 (6.11%) CCNA
9 21 (5.34%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (4.58%) Security Cleared
11 15 (3.82%) CCA
11 15 (3.82%) SC Cleared
12 14 (3.56%) CCNP
13 13 (3.31%) NCDA
13 13 (3.31%) NCIE
14 12 (3.05%) VCAP
14 12 (3.05%) VTSP
14 12 (3.05%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.09%) SLA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 278 (70.74%) Active Directory
2 170 (43.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (31.81%) Hyper-V
4 101 (25.70%) vSphere
5 91 (23.16%) XenApp
6 47 (11.96%) VMware ESX
7 32 (8.14%) XenDesktop
8 23 (5.85%) XenServer
9 18 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (4.07%) Terminal Services
11 13 (3.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 12 (3.05%) vCloud
13 9 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (1.53%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (1.02%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
17 1 (0.25%) Xen
17 1 (0.25%) IAG
Systems Management
1 23 (5.85%) SCOM
2 22 (5.60%) SCCM
3 14 (3.56%) Backup Exec
4 9 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (2.04%) WSUS
6 7 (1.78%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.78%) SCDPM
7 6 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (1.02%) Windows Intune
10 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.76%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.51%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.51%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.25%) Cacti
12 1 (0.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 283 (72.01%) Microsoft
2 275 (69.97%) VMware
3 187 (47.58%) Citrix
4 117 (29.77%) Cisco
5 77 (19.59%) HP
6 65 (16.54%) NetApp
7 38 (9.67%) EMC
8 31 (7.89%) Dell
9 21 (5.34%) Symantec
10 19 (4.83%) SonicWALL
11 17 (4.33%) CheckPoint
12 16 (4.07%) 3PAR
13 13 (3.31%) Juniper
14 12 (3.05%) Avaya
15 9 (2.29%) Apple
16 8 (2.04%) Oracle
16 8 (2.04%) WatchGuard
16 8 (2.04%) Mitel
17 7 (1.78%) Dialogic
17 7 (1.78%) Nortel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + 33 days hol, training, childcare + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - pension + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TelXL
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago