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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 76 51 86
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +35
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 187 214 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.36% 3.99% 3.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.48% 21.90% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 153 178 128
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,750 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +0.72%
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
1012 977 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.18% 18.19% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 854 861 798
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,453 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 1 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 1 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 -4 84 £40,000 +21.21% 8
Coventry -16 29 £39,000 -22.00% 5
Warwickshire -3 22 £29,425 -30.76% 2
Shropshire +1 14 £28,000 +41.77% 1
Staffordshire -5 12 £25,500 -3.77% 3
Wolverhampton 0 7 £24,000 -26.31% 1
Solihull -4 7 £37,500 +23.96%
Worcestershire -13 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Walsall - 3 £23,000 -
Dudley - 3 £30,000 -
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 1 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.

1 324 (81.00%) Windows
2 281 (70.25%) Active Directory
3 278 (69.50%) Microsoft
4 272 (68.00%) VMware
5 202 (50.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 192 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 178 (44.50%) Citrix
8 165 (41.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 129 (32.25%) Cisco
10 126 (31.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 125 (31.25%) SAN
12 118 (29.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 116 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 115 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2003
15 114 (28.50%) MS Excel
16 112 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
17 111 (27.75%) SQL Server
18 106 (26.50%) Hyper-V
19 102 (25.50%) Windows Server 2012
20 101 (25.25%) MCSE
20 101 (25.25%) Firewall
21 87 (21.75%) vSphere
21 87 (21.75%) XenApp
22 86 (21.50%) DNS
23 81 (20.25%) HP
23 81 (20.25%) DHCP
23 81 (20.25%) LAN
24 78 (19.50%) WAN
25 74 (18.50%) MCITP
26 73 (18.25%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (50.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 116 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 115 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 112 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 61 (15.25%) Lync
6 49 (12.25%) SharePoint
7 33 (8.25%) IIS
8 24 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2000
10 11 (2.75%) Office Communications Server
11 10 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.00%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.75%) Apache
16 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 114 (28.50%) MS Excel
2 71 (17.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.25%) Line 500
1 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.25%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.25%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.25%) Office 365
2 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (31.25%) SAN
2 101 (25.25%) Firewall
3 86 (21.50%) DNS
4 81 (20.25%) DHCP
4 81 (20.25%) LAN
5 78 (19.50%) WAN
6 73 (18.25%) TCP/IP
7 62 (15.50%) VPN
8 32 (8.00%) Unified Communications
9 31 (7.75%) Internet
10 27 (6.75%) NAS
11 24 (6.00%) Wireless
12 23 (5.75%) VoIP
13 16 (4.00%) IP Telephony
14 12 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (3.00%) WAAS
15 10 (2.50%) Intranet
15 10 (2.50%) SSH
15 10 (2.50%) IPsec
16 9 (2.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (27.75%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.25%) MySQL
6 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) Informix
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (0.75%) MSI
General
1 67 (16.75%) Finance
2 11 (2.75%) Banking
3 9 (2.25%) Legal
4 5 (1.25%) Law
4 5 (1.25%) Back Office
5 3 (0.75%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (21.25%) Analyst
2 64 (16.00%) Consultant
2 64 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 45 (11.25%) Support Analyst
4 41 (10.25%) Architect
5 38 (9.50%) IT Support
6 37 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 36 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (7.50%) Administrator
9 29 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (5.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 20 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 20 (5.00%) Network Engineer
13 19 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support
14 17 (4.25%) IT Support Analyst
15 16 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
16 14 (3.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.75%) .NET
2 10 (2.50%) XML
3 6 (1.50%) Web Services
3 6 (1.50%) Software Packaging
4 5 (1.25%) COM
5 3 (0.75%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.25%) Clustering
2 25 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 14 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.00%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.00%) Celerra
5 8 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.50%) Replication
7 5 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.25%) FlexPod
7 5 (1.25%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.25%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.75%) Life Science
8 3 (0.75%) CMDB
8 3 (0.75%) GIS
9 2 (0.50%) Handset
9 2 (0.50%) PDA
10 1 (0.25%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.25%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 324 (81.00%) Windows
2 192 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (29.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 102 (25.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (15.75%) Windows 7
6 45 (11.25%) Windows XP
7 32 (8.00%) Linux
8 27 (6.75%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (2.25%) Android
10 9 (2.25%) Windows Vista
11 8 (2.00%) Windows 2000
12 7 (1.75%) UNIX
13 4 (1.00%) SUSE
13 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.75%) BlackBerry OS
14 3 (0.75%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.50%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (16.50%) ITIL
2 43 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (8.75%) Migration
4 25 (6.25%) Project Management
5 22 (5.50%) Change Control
6 16 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 13 (3.25%) Change Management
8 12 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (2.75%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (2.25%) Data Protection
11 7 (1.75%) Mentoring
11 7 (1.75%) Validation
11 7 (1.75%) Service Management
11 7 (1.75%) Business Continuity
12 6 (1.50%) Service Delivery
12 6 (1.50%) Time Management
13 5 (1.25%) Incident Management
13 5 (1.25%) Supplier Management
13 5 (1.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.25%) SQL
2 21 (5.25%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.50%) VB
4 4 (1.00%) VBScript
4 4 (1.00%) R
5 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.25%) C
6 1 (0.25%) C#
6 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 126 (31.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (25.25%) MCSE
3 74 (18.50%) MCITP
4 67 (16.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (12.25%) MCSA
6 40 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (8.00%) CCNA
8 30 (7.50%) MCTS
9 29 (7.25%) MCP
10 22 (5.50%) Degree
11 20 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (4.50%) Security Cleared
13 14 (3.50%) CCA
13 14 (3.50%) SC Cleared
14 12 (3.00%) CCEA
14 12 (3.00%) CCIA
14 12 (3.00%) VCAP
14 12 (3.00%) VTSP
14 12 (3.00%) NCDA
14 12 (3.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 281 (70.25%) Active Directory
2 165 (41.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (26.50%) Hyper-V
4 87 (21.75%) vSphere
4 87 (21.75%) XenApp
5 55 (13.75%) VMware ESX
6 35 (8.75%) XenDesktop
7 23 (5.75%) Terminal Services
8 22 (5.50%) XenServer
9 20 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (3.00%) vCloud
11 11 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (1.00%) ISA Server
14 4 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (1.00%) IAG
14 4 (1.00%) UAG
14 4 (1.00%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (7.50%) SCCM
2 25 (6.25%) SCOM
3 14 (3.50%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.50%) WSUS
5 9 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (1.75%) SCDPM
6 7 (1.75%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.50%) MAILsweeper
7 6 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.00%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.00%) Windows Intune
9 4 (1.00%) Cacti
10 2 (0.50%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.25%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 278 (69.50%) Microsoft
2 272 (68.00%) VMware
3 178 (44.50%) Citrix
4 129 (32.25%) Cisco
5 81 (20.25%) HP
6 68 (17.00%) NetApp
7 35 (8.75%) EMC
8 34 (8.50%) Dell
9 24 (6.00%) Symantec
10 20 (5.00%) SonicWALL
10 20 (5.00%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.25%) Avaya
12 16 (4.00%) 3PAR
13 14 (3.50%) Mitel
14 13 (3.25%) Dialogic
14 13 (3.25%) Nortel
15 10 (2.50%) Juniper
15 10 (2.50%) WatchGuard
16 8 (2.00%) Apple
16 8 (2.00%) Oracle
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