Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 151 71
Rank change year-on-year +51 -80 -22
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 99 48 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.64% 1.24% 3.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.75% 8.11% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 84 43 115
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +21.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £21,400 £26,400 £21,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,350 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -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 528 592 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.07% 15.35% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 422 488 621
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,925 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -2.67%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 85 (85.86%) VMware
2 82 (82.83%) Windows
3 74 (74.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (70.71%) Windows Server
5 63 (63.64%) Active Directory
6 53 (53.54%) Firewall
7 52 (52.53%) Microsoft
8 46 (46.46%) SAN
9 42 (42.42%) Hyper-V
10 39 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 37 (37.37%) ITIL
12 34 (34.34%) Exchange Server 2003
13 32 (32.32%) Office 365
14 31 (31.31%) IPsec
15 30 (30.30%) Citrix
16 29 (29.29%) Cisco
17 28 (28.28%) XenDesktop
18 27 (27.27%) vSphere
18 27 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
18 27 (27.27%) NetApp
19 26 (26.26%) HP
20 25 (25.25%) Project Management
20 25 (25.25%) Finance
21 24 (24.24%) SQL
21 24 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 23 (23.23%) Windows Server 2012
23 22 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
23 22 (22.22%) XenApp
24 21 (21.21%) SLA
24 21 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management

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 34 (34.34%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (32.32%) Office 365
2 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (53.54%) Firewall
2 46 (46.46%) SAN
3 31 (31.31%) IPsec
4 22 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
5 16 (16.16%) LAN
5 16 (16.16%) WAN
6 15 (15.15%) VoIP
7 14 (14.14%) SSL
8 13 (13.13%) NetScaler
9 9 (9.09%) VLAN
10 8 (8.08%) DHCP
10 8 (8.08%) IPv6
10 8 (8.08%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (8.08%) VSAN
11 4 (4.04%) DNS
12 3 (3.03%) Internet
12 3 (3.03%) NAS
13 2 (2.02%) Network Security
13 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
14 1 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (25.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) Support Analyst
3 16 (16.16%) Implementation Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) IT Support
6 11 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
6 11 (11.11%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 11 (11.11%) Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 11 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
6 11 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 10 (10.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (9.09%) Presales Consultant
8 9 (9.09%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.01%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (17.17%) HP StoreVirtual
3 14 (14.14%) Data Centre
4 13 (13.13%) Computer Science
4 13 (13.13%) Public Cloud
5 8 (8.08%) Fat Client
5 8 (8.08%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.02%) Fintech
8 1 (1.01%) iPad
8 1 (1.01%) iPhone
8 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (82.83%) Windows
2 70 (70.71%) Windows Server
3 39 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (23.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.13%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 7 (7.07%) Linux
8 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.01%) Android
11 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) ITIL
2 25 (25.25%) Project Management
3 24 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 21 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (14.14%) Business Continuity
6 14 (14.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (14.14%) IT Strategy
6 14 (14.14%) Network Design
6 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2
6 14 (14.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 13 (13.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (13.13%) Service Delivery
7 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.12%) Incident Management
9 10 (10.10%) Change Control
9 10 (10.10%) Presales
10 8 (8.08%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (3.03%) Break/Fix
11 3 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) Bash Shell
2 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
1 16 (16.16%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (13.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.02%) CCDA
4 2 (2.02%) CCNA
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.02%) MCSA
4 2 (2.02%) MCSE
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.01%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) SLA
2 15 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (14.14%) COBIT
4 2 (2.02%) GDPR
5 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 74 (74.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 42 (42.42%) Hyper-V
4 28 (28.28%) XenDesktop
5 27 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (27.27%) vSphere
6 22 (22.22%) XenApp
7 17 (17.17%) Forefront TMG
8 16 (16.16%) Terminal Services
9 13 (13.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (8.08%) VMware NSX
11 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) SCVMM
1 13 (13.13%) vCenter Server
1 13 (13.13%) vMotion
2 2 (2.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.01%) SCOM
3 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (85.86%) VMware
2 52 (52.53%) Microsoft
3 30 (30.30%) Citrix
4 29 (29.29%) Cisco
5 27 (27.27%) NetApp
6 26 (26.26%) HP
7 18 (18.18%) Dell
8 17 (17.17%) CheckPoint
8 17 (17.17%) SonicWALL
9 13 (13.13%) Ivanti
10 8 (8.08%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.02%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.02%) Juniper
11 2 (2.02%) Sophos
12 1 (1.01%) AVG
12 1 (1.01%) Meraki
12 1 (1.01%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.01%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (1.01%) Symantec