Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 140 75
Rank change year-on-year +40 -65 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 86 60 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.42% 1.57% 3.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.73% 10.73% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 84 62 117
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +3.17% -3.08%
10th Percentile £25,400 £26,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,750 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +25.83% -4.76% -3.08%

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 514 559 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.46% 14.67% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 428 467 553
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,200 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.71% +5.50% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,250 £63,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 73 (84.88%) VMware
2 72 (83.72%) Windows
3 64 (74.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (69.77%) Microsoft
5 51 (59.30%) Active Directory
6 43 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 41 (47.67%) Windows Server
8 38 (44.19%) Firewall
9 37 (43.02%) Office 365
10 34 (39.53%) SAN
11 32 (37.21%) NetApp
11 32 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 28 (32.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (27.91%) Cisco
14 24 (27.91%) SQL
15 23 (26.74%) HP
15 23 (26.74%) Dell
16 20 (23.26%) Citrix
16 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
17 19 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2013
17 19 (22.09%) Remote Desktop
17 19 (22.09%) IPsec
18 17 (19.77%) CheckPoint
18 17 (19.77%) SonicWALL
18 17 (19.77%) HP StoreVirtual
18 17 (19.77%) Forefront TMG
19 16 (18.60%) Project Management
19 16 (18.60%) Terminal Services

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 32 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2003
2 19 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (43.02%) Office 365
2 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (44.19%) Firewall
2 34 (39.53%) SAN
3 19 (22.09%) IPsec
3 19 (22.09%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (10.47%) VLAN
5 8 (9.30%) DHCP
5 8 (9.30%) IPv6
5 8 (9.30%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (9.30%) VoIP
5 8 (9.30%) VSAN
6 4 (4.65%) DNS
6 4 (4.65%) LAN
6 4 (4.65%) Network Security
6 4 (4.65%) WAN
7 3 (3.49%) NAS
8 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.33%) SSL
8 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) MySQL
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) Implementation Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Consultant
4 10 (11.63%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (10.47%) IT Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) IT Support
5 9 (10.47%) Presales Consultant
5 9 (10.47%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) HP StoreVirtual
2 15 (17.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (9.30%) Fat Client
3 8 (9.30%) Thin Client
4 6 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (5.81%) Clustering
5 5 (5.81%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) iPad
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 72 (83.72%) Windows
2 41 (47.67%) Windows Server
3 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (11.63%) Linux
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.33%) Unix
8 1 (1.16%) AIX
8 1 (1.16%) Android
8 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (18.60%) Project Management
3 12 (13.95%) Presales
4 11 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (11.63%) Process Improvement
6 8 (9.30%) Change Control
6 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.30%) Server Virtualisation
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL
7 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.81%) Change Management
8 5 (5.81%) High Availability
8 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.65%) Server Management
10 3 (3.49%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (3.49%) Service Management
11 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
2 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.33%) MCSA
3 2 (2.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.33%) COBIT
3 2 (2.33%) GDPR
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (74.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (59.30%) Active Directory
3 43 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 17 (19.77%) Forefront TMG
5 16 (18.60%) Terminal Services
6 14 (16.28%) XenDesktop
7 13 (15.12%) vSphere
8 11 (12.79%) XenApp
9 8 (9.30%) VMware NSX
10 4 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.33%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Linux-HA
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.33%) vCenter Server
2 2 (2.33%) vMotion
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
3 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (84.88%) VMware
2 60 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 32 (37.21%) NetApp
4 24 (27.91%) Cisco
5 23 (26.74%) Dell
5 23 (26.74%) HP
6 20 (23.26%) Citrix
7 17 (19.77%) CheckPoint
7 17 (19.77%) SonicWALL
8 10 (11.63%) EqualLogic
9 8 (9.30%) Dell Compellent
10 7 (8.14%) Sophos
11 5 (5.81%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.33%) Ivanti
13 1 (1.16%) AVG
13 1 (1.16%) Meraki
13 1 (1.16%) MobileIron
13 1 (1.16%) Nimble Storage
13 1 (1.16%) Symantec