Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 145 131
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 -26
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 129 118 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 1.88% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.00% 11.72% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 120 111 187
Berkshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% +14.67%
10th Percentile £24,225 £22,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £54,250
South East median annual salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.56% -6.15% -7.14%

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 1,173 1,007 1,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.03% 16.06% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 943 841 1,411
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +29 59 £39,000 -8.24% 4
Maidenhead -25 17 £34,750 +3.38%
Slough -17 16 £47,500 +11.76%
Bracknell -35 16 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Crowthorne - 9 £22,000 - 1
Windsor - 5 £33,000 - 1
Wokingham -4 2 £25,750 -39.41%
Thatcham +13 1 £45,000 +50.00%
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 104 (80.62%) Windows
2 102 (79.07%) Active Directory
3 86 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 68 (52.71%) Windows Server
5 52 (40.31%) Office 365
6 50 (38.76%) VMware
7 46 (35.66%) Cisco
8 38 (29.46%) Hyper-V
8 38 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (27.91%) DNS
9 36 (27.91%) DHCP
10 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (24.81%) Windows 10
12 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Office
13 27 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 25 (19.38%) Firewall
15 24 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (17.05%) ITIL
16 22 (17.05%) SQL
16 22 (17.05%) TCP/IP
17 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
18 19 (14.73%) SCCM
19 17 (13.18%) Linux
20 16 (12.40%) Service Delivery
21 15 (11.63%) Dell
21 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
21 15 (11.63%) Data Centre
22 13 (10.08%) Project Management
22 13 (10.08%) MCSE

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 24 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (8.53%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 4 (3.10%) IIS
6 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.31%) Office 365
2 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.98%) PaaS
4 3 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.55%) IaaS
5 2 (1.55%) SaaS
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.91%) DHCP
1 36 (27.91%) DNS
2 25 (19.38%) Firewall
3 22 (17.05%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.08%) Skype
5 12 (9.30%) VoIP
6 11 (8.53%) SAN
7 9 (6.98%) LAN
8 8 (6.20%) WAN
9 7 (5.43%) Network Security
9 7 (5.43%) Wireless
10 5 (3.88%) VPN
11 4 (3.10%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (3.10%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.33%) VLAN
13 2 (1.55%) BIG-IP
13 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.55%) Internet
14 1 (0.78%) BGP
14 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
1 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.98%) Finance
3 7 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.33%) Law
5 2 (1.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Support Engineer
2 29 (22.48%) IT Engineer
3 28 (21.71%) IT Support
4 27 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (13.95%) IT Support Engineer
6 15 (11.63%) Technical Engineer
6 15 (11.63%) Technical Support
7 14 (10.85%) Technical Support Engineer
8 13 (10.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (10.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 13 (10.08%) Administrator
9 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (6.20%) Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Exchange Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Applications Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Design Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.43%) Life Science
4 7 (5.43%) PMI
5 4 (3.10%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.78%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 104 (80.62%) Windows
2 68 (52.71%) Windows Server
3 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (24.81%) Windows 10
5 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (13.18%) Linux
7 12 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.65%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.55%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.78%) CentOS
12 1 (0.78%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (17.05%) ITIL
3 16 (12.40%) Service Delivery
4 13 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (10.08%) Project Management
5 12 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 11 (8.53%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (7.75%) Migration
8 9 (6.98%) Business Continuity
8 9 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.20%) Change Management
9 8 (6.20%) ERP
9 8 (6.20%) Presales
9 8 (6.20%) Quality Management
10 7 (5.43%) Business Continuity Planning
11 6 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (4.65%) Data Protection
11 6 (4.65%) Ticket Management
12 4 (3.10%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.05%) SQL
2 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.08%) MCSE
3 12 (9.30%) Degree
4 10 (7.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.43%) Master's Degree
5 7 (5.43%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.10%) CCNA
6 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.33%) MCSA
8 2 (1.55%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.78%) CCNP
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.78%) MCP
9 1 (0.78%) MCSD
9 1 (0.78%) MOS
9 1 (0.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) GAMP
1 7 (5.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 102 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.46%) Hyper-V
2 38 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Firmware
3 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.55%) XenApp
3 2 (1.55%) XenServer
4 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
4 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (14.73%) SCCM
2 7 (5.43%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (1.55%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.78%) Ansible
5 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.78%) Nessus
5 1 (0.78%) Nmap
5 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.78%) Puppet
5 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 50 (38.76%) VMware
3 46 (35.66%) Cisco
4 15 (11.63%) Dell
5 9 (6.98%) EqualLogic
6 8 (6.20%) SAP
6 8 (6.20%) Veritas
7 7 (5.43%) Juniper
8 6 (4.65%) Citrix
9 5 (3.88%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.33%) Apple
10 3 (2.33%) EMC
10 3 (2.33%) F5
10 3 (2.33%) HP
10 3 (2.33%) NetApp
10 3 (2.33%) Oracle
10 3 (2.33%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.33%) Symantec
10 3 (2.33%) Veeam
11 2 (1.55%) Sophos