Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 79 94
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 -47
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 85 130 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.31% 3.11% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.07% 21.59% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 96 112
Birmingham median annual salary £30,500 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.59% +6.15% -9.72%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,375 £20,800
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £46,925
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.08% -5.80%

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 564 602 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.34% 14.40% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 439 464 610
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,700 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £66,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 71 (83.53%) Windows
2 65 (76.47%) VMware
3 58 (68.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (67.06%) Microsoft
4 57 (67.06%) Windows Server
5 51 (60.00%) Firewall
6 45 (52.94%) Hyper-V
7 39 (45.88%) Active Directory
7 39 (45.88%) ITIL
8 36 (42.35%) VMware ESXi
9 34 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (37.65%) LAN
10 32 (37.65%) WAN
11 31 (36.47%) Citrix
12 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
13 25 (29.41%) SAN
14 24 (28.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (28.24%) VoIP
15 21 (24.71%) Finance
15 21 (24.71%) Office 365
16 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (23.53%) Project Management
17 19 (22.35%) Microsoft App-V
17 19 (22.35%) XenDesktop
17 19 (22.35%) vSphere
18 18 (21.18%) XenApp
18 18 (21.18%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (21.18%) Data Centre
18 18 (21.18%) Service Delivery
18 18 (21.18%) SLA

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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Office 365
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.71%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (60.00%) Firewall
2 32 (37.65%) LAN
2 32 (37.65%) WAN
3 25 (29.41%) SAN
4 24 (28.24%) VoIP
5 17 (20.00%) IPsec
5 17 (20.00%) SSL
5 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 16 (18.82%) NetScaler
7 12 (14.12%) VLAN
8 9 (10.59%) DNS
9 4 (4.71%) DHCP
10 3 (3.53%) VPN
11 2 (2.35%) ADSL
11 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.35%) Legal
2 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (15.29%) Technical Support
5 12 (14.12%) Network Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Network Support
6 11 (12.94%) Network Support Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) Citrix Specialist
7 9 (10.59%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 9 (10.59%) Technical Specialist
7 9 (10.59%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (8.24%) Consultant
9 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
10 6 (7.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 6 (7.06%) Support Consultant
10 6 (7.06%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (7.06%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (18.82%) Public Cloud
3 8 (9.41%) Driving Licence
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (83.53%) Windows
2 57 (67.06%) Windows Server
3 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.35%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.18%) Android
8 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.18%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) ITIL
2 24 (28.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (23.53%) Project Management
4 18 (21.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (21.18%) Service Delivery
5 17 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 17 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 17 (20.00%) Network Design
5 17 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 17 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 16 (18.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (18.82%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.59%) BCP
7 9 (10.59%) Business Continuity Planning
7 9 (10.59%) Contingency Planning
7 9 (10.59%) Six Sigma
8 6 (7.06%) Migration
8 6 (7.06%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
1 16 (18.82%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (14.12%) MCSE
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.59%) CCNA
3 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.24%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) SLA
2 17 (20.00%) COBIT
2 17 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 58 (68.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 39 (45.88%) Active Directory
4 36 (42.35%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (22.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (22.35%) vSphere
5 19 (22.35%) XenDesktop
6 18 (21.18%) XenApp
7 4 (4.71%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) SCVMM
1 16 (18.82%) vCenter Server
1 16 (18.82%) vMotion
2 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (76.47%) VMware
2 57 (67.06%) Microsoft
3 31 (36.47%) Citrix
4 16 (18.82%) Ivanti
5 14 (16.47%) Sophos
6 10 (11.76%) NetApp
7 9 (10.59%) HP
8 8 (9.41%) AVG
9 6 (7.06%) Dell
9 6 (7.06%) EqualLogic
10 4 (4.71%) Cisco
10 4 (4.71%) IBM
11 2 (2.35%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.18%) Aruba
12 1 (1.18%) iManage
12 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.18%) Oracle
12 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.18%) Symantec
12 1 (1.18%) Ubiquiti