Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 77 60
Rank change year-on-year -54 -17 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 60 164 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.54% 3.47% 4.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.29% 20.81% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 116 144
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -19.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £49,050 £47,500 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year - -5.51% -9.29%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 583 788 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.00% 16.69% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 489 602 600
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -0.62%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,364 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £67,625
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 50 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 47 (78.33%) Windows
3 40 (66.67%) VMware
4 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
5 32 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 28 (46.67%) Firewall
7 24 (40.00%) WAN
8 22 (36.67%) LAN
8 22 (36.67%) SAN
9 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (30.00%) Hyper-V
12 18 (30.00%) Office 365
13 15 (25.00%) Cisco
14 14 (23.33%) Business Continuity
14 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (21.67%) Network Design
15 13 (21.67%) PowerShell
15 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (21.67%) VoIP
16 12 (20.00%) MCSE
16 12 (20.00%) SQL
16 12 (20.00%) ITIL
16 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 12 (20.00%) Citrix
16 12 (20.00%) Project Management
16 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (20.00%) SCCM

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.00%) Office 365
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) Firewall
2 24 (40.00%) WAN
3 22 (36.67%) LAN
3 22 (36.67%) SAN
4 13 (21.67%) VoIP
5 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (18.33%) VLAN
7 10 (16.67%) DNS
8 9 (15.00%) IPsec
8 9 (15.00%) SSL
9 6 (10.00%) DHCP
10 5 (8.33%) VPN
11 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.67%) MPLS
12 3 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (5.00%) Skype
13 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Analyst
2 16 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (18.33%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) ICT Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 3 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (78.33%) Windows
2 32 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
8 5 (8.33%) Android
8 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Business Continuity
2 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (21.67%) Network Design
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Project Management
4 9 (15.00%) BCP
4 9 (15.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (15.00%) Contingency Planning
4 9 (15.00%) IT Strategy
4 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.00%) Change Management
6 6 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.33%) Patch Management
7 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) PowerShell
2 12 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) VB
3 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) MCSE
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) CCNA
2 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.33%) MOS
4 3 (5.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) MCSA
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.00%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (10.00%) vSphere
6 3 (5.00%) XenApp
7 2 (3.33%) XenServer
8 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 40 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (25.00%) Cisco
4 12 (20.00%) Citrix
5 11 (18.33%) Dell
6 10 (16.67%) EqualLogic
6 10 (16.67%) Sophos
7 9 (15.00%) NetApp
8 6 (10.00%) Symantec
8 6 (10.00%) Veeam
9 5 (8.33%) HP
10 4 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (6.67%) Synology
11 3 (5.00%) AVG
11 3 (5.00%) EMC
12 1 (1.67%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.67%) LANDesk