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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 75 59 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 201 186 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.50% 3.56% 2.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.12% 19.20% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 164 150 121
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,850 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,850 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
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
1051 969 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.32% 18.57% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 888 848 786
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,750 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 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 21 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 +10 92 £40,000 +21.21% 16
Coventry -18 32 £39,000 -22.00% 3
Warwickshire -9 21 £31,000 -27.05% 3
Shropshire -1 12 £27,000 +3.84% 3
Staffordshire -9 11 £26,000 +0.97% 4
Wolverhampton -8 7 £24,000 -26.31%
Worcestershire -11 6 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Solihull -11 6 £37,500 +68.53% 2
Dudley +1 5 £30,000 +62.16%
Walsall - 4 £23,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £37,500 -
Halesowen -1 1 £32,500 +8.33%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 308 (80.00%) Windows
2 273 (70.91%) Microsoft
3 269 (69.87%) Active Directory
4 264 (68.57%) VMware
5 195 (50.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 181 (47.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 178 (46.23%) Citrix
8 164 (42.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 121 (31.43%) Cisco
10 119 (30.91%) SAN
11 117 (30.39%) Hyper-V
12 115 (29.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 115 (29.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 113 (29.35%) MS Excel
13 113 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2013
14 108 (28.05%) Exchange Server 2003
15 106 (27.53%) Exchange Server 2007
16 102 (26.49%) SQL Server
17 100 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
18 94 (24.42%) MCSE
19 93 (24.16%) vSphere
20 91 (23.64%) Firewall
21 89 (23.12%) XenApp
22 81 (21.04%) LAN
23 77 (20.00%) DNS
24 76 (19.74%) WAN
25 75 (19.48%) HP
26 72 (18.70%) DHCP
27 67 (17.40%) TCP/IP
28 66 (17.14%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 195 (50.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 113 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 108 (28.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 106 (27.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 58 (15.06%) Lync
6 49 (12.73%) SharePoint
7 27 (7.01%) IIS
8 22 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2000
9 18 (4.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.34%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.78%) Apache
14 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 113 (29.35%) MS Excel
2 66 (17.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.26%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.26%) Line 500
4 1 (0.26%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.43%) Office 365
2 7 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.78%) IaaS
3 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 119 (30.91%) SAN
2 91 (23.64%) Firewall
3 81 (21.04%) LAN
4 77 (20.00%) DNS
5 76 (19.74%) WAN
6 72 (18.70%) DHCP
7 67 (17.40%) TCP/IP
8 54 (14.03%) VPN
9 28 (7.27%) Internet
10 27 (7.01%) NAS
11 26 (6.75%) Unified Communications
11 26 (6.75%) Wireless
12 20 (5.19%) VoIP
13 16 (4.16%) IP Telephony
14 12 (3.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (3.12%) WAAS
15 11 (2.86%) SSH
16 10 (2.60%) IPsec
16 10 (2.60%) iSCSI
17 9 (2.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (26.49%) SQL Server
2 45 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.08%) MySQL
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.26%) Informix
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 60 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (2.08%) Banking
2 8 (2.08%) Legal
3 5 (1.30%) Back Office
4 4 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.04%) Law
5 2 (0.52%) Retail
5 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Advertising
6 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (22.08%) Analyst
2 66 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 60 (15.58%) Consultant
4 41 (10.65%) Support Analyst
5 40 (10.39%) Architect
6 37 (9.61%) 3rd Line Support
6 37 (9.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 37 (9.61%) IT Support
7 25 (6.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 23 (5.97%) Administrator
9 22 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (5.19%) Network Engineer
11 19 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (4.42%) IT Support Analyst
14 15 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
14 15 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
15 14 (3.64%) Microsoft Consultant
16 13 (3.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.64%) .NET
2 9 (2.34%) XML
3 6 (1.56%) Software Packaging
4 5 (1.30%) Web Services
5 3 (0.78%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.52%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.05%) Clustering
2 20 (5.19%) Blackberry
3 14 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.12%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.12%) Celerra
5 8 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.56%) Replication
7 5 (1.30%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.30%) GIS
7 5 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.04%) Life Science
9 3 (0.78%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.78%) Handset
10 2 (0.52%) PDA
11 1 (0.26%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.26%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.26%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 308 (80.00%) Windows
2 181 (47.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (29.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 100 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 41 (10.65%) Windows XP
7 28 (7.27%) Windows 8
8 27 (7.01%) Linux
9 9 (2.34%) Windows 2000
10 8 (2.08%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.82%) UNIX
12 6 (1.56%) Android
13 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.52%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.52%) SUSE
14 2 (0.52%) Debian
14 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.88%) ITIL
2 41 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (8.83%) Migration
4 25 (6.49%) Project Management
5 21 (5.45%) Change Control
6 14 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (3.38%) Load Balancing
8 11 (2.86%) Change Management
9 10 (2.60%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (2.34%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (2.34%) Business Continuity
11 8 (2.08%) Service Management
12 7 (1.82%) Mentoring
12 7 (1.82%) Validation
12 7 (1.82%) CRM
13 6 (1.56%) Supplier Management
14 5 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
14 5 (1.30%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (1.30%) Incident Management
14 5 (1.30%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 42 (10.91%) SQL
2 22 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.30%) R
4 4 (1.04%) VB
5 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.78%) VBScript
5 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.52%) C#
6 2 (0.52%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 115 (29.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (24.42%) MCSE
3 64 (16.62%) MCITP
4 62 (16.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 43 (11.17%) MCSA
6 35 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (7.53%) MCTS
8 26 (6.75%) MCP
9 25 (6.49%) CCNA
10 24 (6.23%) Degree
11 20 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (4.42%) Security Cleared
13 14 (3.64%) CCA
13 14 (3.64%) SC Cleared
14 12 (3.12%) CCEA
14 12 (3.12%) CCNP
14 12 (3.12%) VCAP
14 12 (3.12%) VTSP
14 12 (3.12%) CCIA
14 12 (3.12%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.94%) SLA
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 269 (69.87%) Active Directory
2 164 (42.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (30.39%) Hyper-V
4 93 (24.16%) vSphere
5 89 (23.12%) XenApp
6 49 (12.73%) VMware ESX
7 32 (8.31%) XenDesktop
8 23 (5.97%) XenServer
9 17 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (4.16%) Terminal Services
11 12 (3.12%) vCloud
12 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (1.04%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.52%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.26%) IAG
17 1 (0.26%) UAG
17 1 (0.26%) Xen
17 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (5.97%) SCCM
1 23 (5.97%) SCOM
2 13 (3.38%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.08%) WSUS
5 7 (1.82%) SCDPM
6 6 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
8 4 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.04%) Windows Intune
9 3 (0.78%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.52%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.52%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.26%) Cacti
11 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 273 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 264 (68.57%) VMware
3 178 (46.23%) Citrix
4 121 (31.43%) Cisco
5 75 (19.48%) HP
6 64 (16.62%) NetApp
7 34 (8.83%) EMC
8 30 (7.79%) Dell
9 20 (5.19%) SonicWALL
9 20 (5.19%) Symantec
10 18 (4.68%) CheckPoint
11 16 (4.16%) 3PAR
12 15 (3.90%) Avaya
13 11 (2.86%) Juniper
14 10 (2.60%) Mitel
15 9 (2.34%) Dialogic
15 9 (2.34%) Nortel
16 8 (2.08%) Oracle
16 8 (2.08%) WatchGuard
17 7 (1.82%) Sophos
Redditch, Worcestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum £28k - £35k plus Pension + bonus + h
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Bonus & Shift Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 + Car/Car allowance, on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago