Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MS Exchange skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Exchange over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 137 114
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 133 138 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 2.09% 2.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.15% 12.06% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 127 127 217
Berkshire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,150 £25,150 £26,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.45% -1.47%

MS Exchange is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,193 1,144 1,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.75% 17.29% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 942 927 1,516
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Berkshire

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Berkshire.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Berkshire

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Berkshire

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 75 £32,500 -27.78% 6
Slough -12 15 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Newbury -3 12 £52,500 +61.54% 1
Bracknell -32 12 £52,500 +31.25%
Maidenhead -48 8 £38,000 -11.47% 2
Wokingham - 2 £25,750 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 115 (86.47%) Windows
2 104 (78.20%) Active Directory
3 87 (65.41%) Windows Server
4 83 (62.41%) Microsoft
5 60 (45.11%) VMware
6 48 (36.09%) Cisco
7 45 (33.83%) Hyper-V
7 45 (33.83%) Office 365
8 37 (27.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 34 (25.56%) DNS
11 33 (24.81%) DHCP
12 30 (22.56%) ITIL
12 30 (22.56%) Windows 10
13 29 (21.80%) SCCM
13 29 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (18.80%) Firewall
15 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
16 21 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 21 (15.79%) Skype
17 20 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
17 20 (15.04%) Skype for Business
18 19 (14.29%) SQL
18 19 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
20 17 (12.78%) Windows 7
20 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
21 16 (12.03%) SAN
22 15 (11.28%) Dell

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (15.04%) Skype for Business
3 19 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.02%) IIS
5 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 3 (2.26%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.50%) Apache
7 2 (1.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (33.83%) Office 365
2 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.50%) IaaS
4 2 (1.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.56%) DNS
2 33 (24.81%) DHCP
3 25 (18.80%) Firewall
4 21 (15.79%) Skype
4 21 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 16 (12.03%) SAN
6 15 (11.28%) LAN
7 13 (9.77%) WAN
8 12 (9.02%) VoIP
9 10 (7.52%) Wireless
10 9 (6.77%) VLAN
11 8 (6.02%) VPN
12 5 (3.76%) IP Telephony
13 4 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (3.01%) NAS
13 4 (3.01%) Network Security
14 3 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (1.50%) BIG-IP
15 2 (1.50%) NetScaler
15 2 (1.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MSI
2 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.50%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (7.52%) Finance
1 10 (7.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.26%) Retail
3 2 (1.50%) Law
3 2 (1.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (22.56%) Support Engineer
2 25 (18.80%) IT Support
3 24 (18.05%) IT Engineer
4 21 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (12.78%) Administrator
6 15 (11.28%) Analyst
6 15 (11.28%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
7 14 (10.53%) Technical Support
8 13 (9.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 12 (9.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (8.27%) Support Analyst
10 11 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (8.27%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (7.52%) Technical Support Engineer
12 9 (6.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (5.26%) Systems Support
14 6 (4.51%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.26%) LDAP
2 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.26%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.26%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.50%) Clustering
4 2 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Life Science
5 1 (0.75%) PMI
5 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (86.47%) Windows
2 87 (65.41%) Windows Server
3 37 (27.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (22.56%) Windows 10
6 17 (12.78%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.26%) Linux
9 5 (3.76%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.26%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.50%) CentOS
11 2 (1.50%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.50%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.56%) ITIL
2 18 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (8.27%) Service Delivery
4 10 (7.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.02%) ITIL V3
7 7 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.26%) Migration
8 6 (4.51%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.51%) Change Management
8 6 (4.51%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (4.51%) Presales
8 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.76%) Coaching
9 5 (3.76%) Proactive Monitoring
10 4 (3.01%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.01%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (3.01%) Data Management
10 4 (3.01%) Ticket Management
11 3 (2.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.29%) SQL
2 9 (6.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.27%) MCSE
3 8 (6.02%) Degree
4 5 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.01%) CCNA
5 4 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.01%) MCP
6 3 (2.26%) MCSA
7 2 (1.50%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) GDPR
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) GAMP
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 104 (78.20%) Active Directory
2 45 (33.83%) Hyper-V
3 29 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.76%) XenApp
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.26%) NDS
5 3 (2.26%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.50%) Firmware
6 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.50%) XenServer
7 1 (0.75%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (21.80%) SCCM
2 13 (9.77%) SCOM
3 12 (9.02%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.51%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.50%) Ansible
6 2 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.50%) Nagios
6 2 (1.50%) Nessus
6 2 (1.50%) Nmap
6 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.50%) Puppet
6 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (62.41%) Microsoft
2 60 (45.11%) VMware
3 48 (36.09%) Cisco
4 15 (11.28%) Dell
5 13 (9.77%) Citrix
6 9 (6.77%) EqualLogic
7 8 (6.02%) HP
7 8 (6.02%) Juniper
7 8 (6.02%) Veritas
8 6 (4.51%) CommVault
9 5 (3.76%) EMC
10 4 (3.01%) NetApp
11 3 (2.26%) Avaya
11 3 (2.26%) Capita
11 3 (2.26%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.50%) Brocade
12 2 (1.50%) CA
12 2 (1.50%) Qualys
12 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.50%) Veeam