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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 72 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 184 228 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.34% 4.17% 3.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.76% 23.80% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 160 197 161
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
1098 958 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.90% 17.50% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 925 825 846
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £52,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -11 71 £42,500 +30.76% 10
Shropshire +4 33 £35,000 +64.70% 3
Solihull +2 18 £37,500 +15.38%
Warwickshire -1 16 £31,500 -25.88% 3
Coventry -26 15 £25,000 -28.57% 4
Staffordshire -9 9 £25,000 -6.54% 2
Wolverhampton +1 4 £24,000 -22.58%
West Bromwich -1 3 £28,250 -14.39%
Worcestershire -10 3 £32,500 +1.56% 3
Dudley 0 1 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Halesowen -1 1 £21,000 -16.00%
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 294 (80.77%) Windows
2 258 (70.88%) Active Directory
3 254 (69.78%) Microsoft
4 236 (64.84%) VMware
5 175 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 169 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 145 (39.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 135 (37.09%) Citrix
9 128 (35.16%) Cisco
10 121 (33.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 109 (29.95%) SAN
12 107 (29.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 107 (29.40%) Exchange Server 2003
13 104 (28.57%) Firewall
14 102 (28.02%) Exchange Server 2007
15 101 (27.75%) MS Excel
16 99 (27.20%) Exchange Server 2013
17 97 (26.65%) MCSE
18 96 (26.37%) SQL Server
19 84 (23.08%) Hyper-V
20 80 (21.98%) DNS
21 77 (21.15%) DHCP
22 76 (20.88%) TCP/IP
23 75 (20.60%) MCITP
24 73 (20.05%) MS Office
25 72 (19.78%) LAN
25 72 (19.78%) WAN
25 72 (19.78%) Windows Server 2012
26 67 (18.41%) HP
26 67 (18.41%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 169 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 107 (29.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 102 (28.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 99 (27.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 60 (16.48%) Lync
6 44 (12.09%) SharePoint
7 25 (6.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (6.59%) IIS
9 16 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (4.12%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.65%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.37%) Apache
14 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.27%) GroupWise
Applications
1 101 (27.75%) MS Excel
2 73 (20.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.27%) Line 500
1 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.36%) Office 365
2 3 (0.82%) IaaS
2 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 109 (29.95%) SAN
2 104 (28.57%) Firewall
3 80 (21.98%) DNS
4 77 (21.15%) DHCP
5 76 (20.88%) TCP/IP
6 72 (19.78%) LAN
6 72 (19.78%) WAN
7 63 (17.31%) VPN
8 38 (10.44%) Unified Communications
9 28 (7.69%) NAS
10 26 (7.14%) Internet
11 22 (6.04%) Wireless
12 21 (5.77%) VoIP
13 16 (4.40%) IP Telephony
14 13 (3.57%) VLAN
14 13 (3.57%) Ethernet
15 11 (3.02%) IPsec
16 10 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (2.47%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.65%) MySQL
6 5 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.27%) Informix
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.82%) MSI
General
1 55 (15.11%) Finance
2 11 (3.02%) Legal
3 9 (2.47%) Banking
4 8 (2.20%) Law
5 4 (1.10%) Retail
5 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.10%) Back Office
6 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (22.80%) Analyst
2 67 (18.41%) Support Engineer
3 61 (16.76%) Consultant
4 48 (13.19%) Support Analyst
5 38 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 35 (9.62%) IT Support
7 32 (8.79%) Architect
8 31 (8.52%) Administrator
9 29 (7.97%) Systems Administrator
10 26 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (6.87%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (5.77%) Microsoft Consultant
14 18 (4.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 17 (4.67%) Network Analyst
16 16 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
17 14 (3.85%) Network Engineer
17 14 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
17 14 (3.85%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.20%) .NET
2 6 (1.65%) COM
3 4 (1.10%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.82%) Web Services
4 3 (0.82%) XML
4 3 (0.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.69%) Clustering
2 26 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 12 (3.30%) Replication
4 10 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.92%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.92%) Celerra
7 5 (1.37%) FlexPod
8 4 (1.10%) CMDB
8 4 (1.10%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.55%) Handset
9 2 (0.55%) PDA
9 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.27%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 294 (80.77%) Windows
2 175 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (29.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 72 (19.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (18.41%) Windows 7
6 48 (13.19%) Windows XP
7 32 (8.79%) Linux
8 25 (6.87%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.75%) Android
10 9 (2.47%) Windows Vista
11 8 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.20%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.37%) SUSE
12 5 (1.37%) UNIX
12 5 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.10%) BlackBerry OS
14 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.11%) ITIL
2 34 (9.34%) Migration
3 33 (9.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (6.87%) Project Management
5 14 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 14 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (3.30%) Data Protection
7 11 (3.02%) Change Control
7 11 (3.02%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (3.02%) Change Management
8 8 (2.20%) Service Delivery
9 7 (1.92%) Business Continuity
9 7 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (1.65%) Network Management
10 6 (1.65%) Time Management
10 6 (1.65%) Validation
11 5 (1.37%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (1.37%) Asset Management
11 5 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (12.36%) SQL
2 9 (2.47%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.10%) VB
5 2 (0.55%) VBScript
5 2 (0.55%) R
6 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (33.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (26.65%) MCSE
3 75 (20.60%) MCITP
4 46 (12.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 44 (12.09%) MCSA
6 39 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (9.34%) CCNA
8 31 (8.52%) MCTS
9 22 (6.04%) Degree
10 19 (5.22%) MCP
11 14 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.75%) Security Cleared
13 8 (2.20%) CCA
13 8 (2.20%) CCNP
14 7 (1.92%) CCEA
14 7 (1.92%) NCDA
14 7 (1.92%) NCIE
14 7 (1.92%) VCAP
14 7 (1.92%) VTSP
14 7 (1.92%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.75%) SLA
2 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 258 (70.88%) Active Directory
2 145 (39.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 63 (17.31%) vSphere
5 60 (16.48%) XenApp
6 43 (11.81%) VMware ESX
7 34 (9.34%) XenDesktop
8 26 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (5.49%) XenServer
9 20 (5.49%) Terminal Services
10 14 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (2.47%) UAG
12 8 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (1.92%) vCloud
14 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (1.65%) ISA Server
14 6 (1.65%) IAG
15 5 (1.37%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.82%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 35 (9.62%) SCCM
2 26 (7.14%) SCOM
3 21 (5.77%) Backup Exec
4 16 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (2.75%) WSUS
5 10 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (2.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.65%) Cacti
8 5 (1.37%) XenMobile
9 4 (1.10%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.10%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.10%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.82%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.55%) MOM
11 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.27%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 254 (69.78%) Microsoft
2 236 (64.84%) VMware
3 135 (37.09%) Citrix
4 128 (35.16%) Cisco
5 67 (18.41%) HP
6 57 (15.66%) NetApp
7 33 (9.07%) Symantec
7 33 (9.07%) Dell
8 25 (6.87%) EMC
9 19 (5.22%) Avaya
10 18 (4.95%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.67%) SonicWALL
12 16 (4.40%) Mitel
13 14 (3.85%) Nortel
13 14 (3.85%) Dialogic
14 11 (3.02%) 3PAR
15 10 (2.75%) WatchGuard
15 10 (2.75%) Apple
15 10 (2.75%) Juniper
15 10 (2.75%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 + Car/Car allowance, on call
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £26000 per annum - company car or car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Network IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 32K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago