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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 219 119 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.35% 2.66% 3.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.39% 15.60% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 206 102 141
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
978 763 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.42% 17.02% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 883 630 858
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +36 104 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Warwickshire +16 25 £30,000 -3.22% 5
Coventry +9 23 £38,500 -4.34% 2
Staffordshire +13 21 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Shropshire +9 21 £31,000 +41.06% 3
Worcestershire +13 8 £34,000 -32.00% 4
West Bromwich +10 5 £58,500 +160.00%
Wolverhampton -8 4 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Walsall - 4 £33,500 - 1
Dudley - 4 £35,000 -
Solihull -20 3 £43,750 +94.44% 1
Herefordshire -11 1 - -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 361 (84.94%) Windows
2 322 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 310 (72.94%) Microsoft
4 287 (67.53%) VMware
5 212 (49.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 207 (48.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 188 (44.24%) Citrix
8 176 (41.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 153 (36.00%) Hyper-V
10 146 (34.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 128 (30.12%) SQL Server
12 126 (29.65%) SAN
13 121 (28.47%) MS Excel
13 121 (28.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 119 (28.00%) Firewall
15 114 (26.82%) Exchange Server 2013
16 113 (26.59%) Cisco
17 106 (24.94%) LAN
18 101 (23.76%) Microsoft Certification
18 101 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2007
19 99 (23.29%) vSphere
19 99 (23.29%) ITIL
20 91 (21.41%) WAN
20 91 (21.41%) DNS
21 89 (20.94%) XenApp
22 85 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
23 78 (18.35%) MCSE
24 74 (17.41%) HP
25 71 (16.71%) DHCP
26 63 (14.82%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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
1 212 (49.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 114 (26.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 101 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 85 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 47 (11.06%) SharePoint
6 45 (10.59%) Lync
7 34 (8.00%) IIS
8 22 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2000
9 19 (4.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.18%) Apache
11 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.47%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.24%) WorkSite
14 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 121 (28.47%) MS Excel
2 59 (13.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.47%) MS Project
3 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.24%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 56 (13.18%) Office 365
2 12 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 126 (29.65%) SAN
2 119 (28.00%) Firewall
3 106 (24.94%) LAN
4 91 (21.41%) WAN
4 91 (21.41%) DNS
5 71 (16.71%) DHCP
6 61 (14.35%) TCP/IP
7 38 (8.94%) VPN
8 35 (8.24%) VoIP
9 28 (6.59%) NAS
10 26 (6.12%) Internet
11 24 (5.65%) Wireless
12 14 (3.29%) SSH
13 13 (3.06%) VLAN
13 13 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.82%) Network Security
15 11 (2.59%) MPLS
16 10 (2.35%) IP Telephony
16 10 (2.35%) iSCSI
17 9 (2.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 60 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (1.41%) MySQL
7 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.47%) MS Access
10 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (9.65%) Finance
2 13 (3.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.65%) Legal
4 6 (1.41%) Retail
5 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.94%) Banking
6 3 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (22.59%) Analyst
2 82 (19.29%) Support Engineer
3 70 (16.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 43 (10.12%) Support Analyst
5 41 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (8.24%) IT Support
7 34 (8.00%) Consultant
8 30 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 30 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 28 (6.59%) Architect
11 19 (4.47%) Senior Support Engineer
12 18 (4.24%) Technical Engineer
13 17 (4.00%) Team Leader
13 17 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.76%) Administrator
14 16 (3.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 15 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
15 15 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
16 14 (3.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.59%) .NET
2 9 (2.12%) XML
3 5 (1.18%) Software Packaging
3 5 (1.18%) COM
3 5 (1.18%) Web Services
4 3 (0.71%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.47%) HTML
5 2 (0.47%) CSS
5 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.06%) Clustering
2 24 (5.65%) Blackberry
3 17 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.88%) GIS
5 8 (1.88%) CLARiiON
5 8 (1.88%) Celerra
5 8 (1.88%) EqualLogic
6 5 (1.18%) Life Science
7 4 (0.94%) Thin Client
7 4 (0.94%) Handset
7 4 (0.94%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.47%) NHS
8 2 (0.47%) Replication
8 2 (0.47%) Tandem
8 2 (0.47%) PDA
8 2 (0.47%) CCTV
8 2 (0.47%) CMDB
9 1 (0.24%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.24%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 361 (84.94%) Windows
2 207 (48.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 146 (34.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 121 (28.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (12.47%) Linux
6 46 (10.82%) Windows 7
7 39 (9.18%) Windows XP
8 30 (7.06%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.53%) Android
10 12 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (2.35%) Windows Vista
12 9 (2.12%) Windows 2000
13 8 (1.88%) UNIX
14 7 (1.65%) CentOS
15 6 (1.41%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.47%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
19 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (23.29%) ITIL
2 53 (12.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 25 (5.88%) Migration
4 20 (4.71%) Change Control
4 20 (4.71%) Project Management
5 16 (3.76%) Business Continuity
5 16 (3.76%) Mentoring
6 14 (3.29%) Change Management
7 13 (3.06%) Service Management
8 12 (2.82%) ERP
8 12 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (2.82%) Line Management
9 10 (2.35%) Network Management
9 10 (2.35%) High Availability
10 9 (2.12%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (2.12%) Time Management
10 9 (2.12%) Performance Management
10 9 (2.12%) Load Balancing
10 9 (2.12%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.59%) SQL
2 27 (6.35%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.41%) VBScript
3 6 (1.41%) VB
3 6 (1.41%) R
4 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.94%) Java
6 3 (0.71%) C
7 2 (0.47%) C#
7 2 (0.47%) PHP
7 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 101 (23.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (18.35%) MCSE
3 48 (11.29%) MCSA
4 41 (9.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 39 (9.18%) Security Cleared
6 35 (8.24%) MCITP
7 33 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (7.53%) SC Cleared
9 26 (6.12%) MCP
10 24 (5.65%) Degree
11 23 (5.41%) MCTS
12 22 (5.18%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (4.24%) CCNA
14 17 (4.00%) CCA
15 16 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (3.29%) CCNP
17 9 (2.12%) NCDA
17 9 (2.12%) NCIE
18 8 (1.88%) CCEA
18 8 (1.88%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.00%) SLA
2 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 322 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 176 (41.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (36.00%) Hyper-V
4 99 (23.29%) vSphere
5 89 (20.94%) XenApp
6 40 (9.41%) VMware ESX
7 27 (6.35%) Terminal Services
8 26 (6.12%) XenDesktop
9 25 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 21 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (2.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 12 (2.82%) XenServer
12 8 (1.88%) vCloud
13 6 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.47%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.24%) IAG
15 1 (0.24%) UAG
15 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.24%) Xen
15 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (5.18%) Backup Exec
2 20 (4.71%) SCCM
3 17 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.06%) SCDPM
4 13 (3.06%) SCOM
5 11 (2.59%) WSUS
6 9 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (2.12%) Nagios
7 8 (1.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (1.41%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
10 4 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Intune
11 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.47%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.47%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 310 (72.94%) Microsoft
2 287 (67.53%) VMware
3 188 (44.24%) Citrix
4 113 (26.59%) Cisco
5 74 (17.41%) HP
6 63 (14.82%) NetApp
7 37 (8.71%) EMC
8 27 (6.35%) Symantec
8 27 (6.35%) Dell
9 23 (5.41%) Apple
10 16 (3.76%) Juniper
11 14 (3.29%) 3PAR
12 13 (3.06%) CheckPoint
13 11 (2.59%) SonicWALL
14 10 (2.35%) Red Hat
15 9 (2.12%) Sophos
16 8 (1.88%) Avaya
17 7 (1.65%) SolarWinds
17 7 (1.65%) WatchGuard
17 7 (1.65%) LANDesk
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