The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 34 57
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23  
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 34 73 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.19% 5.62% 3.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.48% 30.29% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 49
Median salary £28,500 £24,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -3.07% -4.41%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 166 241 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 15.57% 18.57% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 133 198 187
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 13 £30,000 +36.36% 6
Macclesfield +4 10 £27,250 +13.54% 1
Chester +1 3 £28,500 +26.66%
Runcorn +1 2 £19,000 -49.33%
Crewe -8 2 £23,500 -27.69%
Northwich -4 1 £19,000 +5.55%
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 55 (76.39%) Active Directory
3 53 (73.61%) Microsoft
4 46 (63.89%) Windows Server
5 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (43.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 28 (38.89%) VMware
9 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
10 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (27.78%) Citrix
11 20 (27.78%) Office 365
12 18 (25.00%) ITIL
12 18 (25.00%) XenApp
13 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (20.83%) DNS
14 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (19.44%) MCSA
15 14 (19.44%) MS Office
15 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
16 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
16 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
16 13 (18.06%) MCSE
17 12 (16.67%) SLA
18 11 (15.28%) Remote Desktop
18 11 (15.28%) Windows 8
19 10 (13.89%) SQL
20 9 (12.50%) Cisco

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 31 (43.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 30 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Office
2 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.78%) Office 365
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) DNS
2 11 (15.28%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (12.50%) SAN
4 8 (11.11%) DHCP
4 8 (11.11%) Firewall
5 6 (8.33%) LAN
5 6 (8.33%) VoIP
5 6 (8.33%) WAN
6 5 (6.94%) VPN
7 4 (5.56%) VLAN
8 2 (2.78%) NAS
9 1 (1.39%) Internet
9 1 (1.39%) Intranet
9 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.39%) MPLS
9 1 (1.39%) PABX
9 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Back Office
3 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Billing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Support Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (15.28%) IT Support
5 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) IT Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 4 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Replication
3 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 46 (63.89%) Windows Server
3 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 11 (15.28%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 5 (6.94%) Linux
8 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL
2 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.56%) SOA
3 4 (5.56%) Workflow
4 3 (4.17%) Change Management
4 3 (4.17%) Coaching
4 3 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (4.17%) People Management
4 3 (4.17%) Presales
4 3 (4.17%) Server Building
4 3 (4.17%) Service Management
4 3 (4.17%) Statistics
5 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.78%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.44%) MCSA
3 13 (18.06%) MCSE
4 8 (11.11%) MCP
5 6 (8.33%) MCITP
6 3 (4.17%) Degree
6 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.78%) CCNA
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.78%) NCDA
8 1 (1.39%) CCA
8 1 (1.39%) CCNP
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (76.39%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 18 (25.00%) XenApp
4 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.33%) Terminal Services
7 5 (6.94%) vSphere
8 2 (2.78%) Firmware
8 2 (2.78%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCCM
2 6 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.89%) VMware
3 20 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco
5 6 (8.33%) Apple
5 6 (8.33%) Symantec
5 6 (8.33%) Veeam
6 4 (5.56%) NetApp
6 4 (5.56%) Sophos
7 3 (4.17%) HP
7 3 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.78%) Wyse
9 1 (1.39%) arcserve
9 1 (1.39%) Google
9 1 (1.39%) Nimble Storage
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