Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 126 81
Rank change year-on-year +37 -45 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 115 64 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.06% 1.70% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.54% 13.01% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 81 50 126
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% +6.15% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,225 £23,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -

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 560 492 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.88% 13.08% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 399 385 678
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +7.59% -10.23%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +1.30%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 104 (90.43%) Windows
2 88 (76.52%) VMware
2 88 (76.52%) Windows Server
3 79 (68.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (61.74%) Microsoft
5 70 (60.87%) ITIL
6 64 (55.65%) Active Directory
7 59 (51.30%) VMware ESXi
8 55 (47.83%) Hyper-V
9 54 (46.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 53 (46.09%) Firewall
11 48 (41.74%) Citrix
12 38 (33.04%) XenDesktop
13 36 (31.30%) vSphere
14 35 (30.43%) SLA
14 35 (30.43%) SQL Server
14 35 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
15 34 (29.57%) SAN
15 34 (29.57%) XenApp
15 34 (29.57%) Self-Motivation
16 33 (28.70%) LAN
16 33 (28.70%) WAN
16 33 (28.70%) ITIL Certification
16 33 (28.70%) Disaster Recovery
17 32 (27.83%) Service Delivery
17 32 (27.83%) Continuous Improvement
18 31 (26.96%) Data Centre
18 31 (26.96%) VoIP
18 31 (26.96%) Finance
19 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering

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 54 (46.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.00%) Office 365
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
3 1 (0.87%) PaaS
3 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.09%) Firewall
2 34 (29.57%) SAN
3 33 (28.70%) LAN
3 33 (28.70%) WAN
4 31 (26.96%) VoIP
5 30 (26.09%) NetScaler
6 24 (20.87%) IPsec
6 24 (20.87%) SSL
7 17 (14.78%) TCP/IP
8 9 (7.83%) VLAN
9 7 (6.09%) DNS
10 5 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (4.35%) VPN
11 3 (2.61%) DHCP
11 3 (2.61%) Internet
12 1 (0.87%) ADSL
12 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Ant
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Law
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.74%) Legal
3 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Analyst
2 27 (23.48%) Support Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Citrix Specialist
3 22 (19.13%) Citrix Technical Specialist
3 22 (19.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 22 (19.13%) Technical Specialist
3 22 (19.13%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 20 (17.39%) Network Analyst
4 20 (17.39%) Network Support
4 20 (17.39%) Network Support Analyst
5 13 (11.30%) Technical Support
6 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.70%) IT Support
8 9 (7.83%) IT Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (6.09%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Field Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Service Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (1.74%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.57%) Self-Motivation
2 31 (26.96%) Data Centre
3 30 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 30 (26.09%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.22%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) iPhone
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 104 (90.43%) Windows
2 88 (76.52%) Windows Server
3 29 (25.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (9.57%) Windows 10
6 11 (9.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.61%) Linux
7 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.74%) Android
8 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.87%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.87%) ITIL
2 33 (28.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (27.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 32 (27.83%) Service Delivery
4 30 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 28 (24.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (20.87%) Business Continuity
6 24 (20.87%) IT Strategy
6 24 (20.87%) Network Design
6 24 (20.87%) PRINCE2
6 24 (20.87%) Project Management
6 24 (20.87%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (6.96%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.09%) Migration
9 4 (3.48%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (3.48%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (2.61%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.61%) Service Management
10 3 (2.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.09%) SQL
3 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (28.70%) ITIL Certification
2 30 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (26.09%) Degree
3 5 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 5 (4.35%) MCSE
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.74%) CCDA
4 2 (1.74%) CCNA
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.43%) SLA
2 24 (20.87%) COBIT
2 24 (20.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 79 (68.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (55.65%) Active Directory
3 59 (51.30%) VMware ESXi
4 55 (47.83%) Hyper-V
5 38 (33.04%) XenDesktop
6 36 (31.30%) vSphere
7 35 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 34 (29.57%) XenApp
9 4 (3.48%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (26.09%) SCVMM
1 30 (26.09%) vCenter Server
1 30 (26.09%) vMotion
2 6 (5.22%) SCCM
3 5 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 88 (76.52%) VMware
2 71 (61.74%) Microsoft
3 48 (41.74%) Citrix
4 30 (26.09%) Ivanti
5 11 (9.57%) Cisco
5 11 (9.57%) HP
6 8 (6.96%) NetApp
7 7 (6.09%) Sophos
8 5 (4.35%) AVG
9 4 (3.48%) Dell
9 4 (3.48%) IBM
10 3 (2.61%) Juniper
11 2 (1.74%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.74%) Meraki
12 1 (0.87%) ConnectWise
12 1 (0.87%) Draytek
12 1 (0.87%) iManage
12 1 (0.87%) Kaspersky
12 1 (0.87%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.87%) Ubiquiti