Period
to 17 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 137 139
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2 -24
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 161 212 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.60% 2.25% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.84% 14.86% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 130 187 245
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £21,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -1.45%

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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 956 1,427 1,718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.46% 15.15% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 673 1,024 1,362
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,070 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.15% +0.15% -2.17%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,157 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the East of England

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in the East of England

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in the East of England

MS Exchange
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +42 64 £40,000 +42.86% 14
Hertfordshire -5 48 £31,500 -25.88% 21
Bedfordshire +17 29 £51,000 +2.00% 3
Essex +7 17 £34,750 +54.44% 4
Suffolk +8 3 £55,000 +129.17% 3
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 152 (94.41%) Windows
2 149 (92.55%) Microsoft
3 130 (80.75%) Active Directory
4 125 (77.64%) Windows Server
5 111 (68.94%) Office 365
6 92 (57.14%) VMware
7 84 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 68 (42.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (39.75%) Hyper-V
10 63 (39.13%) Citrix
11 60 (37.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (36.02%) TCP/IP
12 58 (36.02%) DNS
13 56 (34.78%) DHCP
13 56 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 53 (32.92%) Azure
15 48 (29.81%) XenApp
16 47 (29.19%) Microsoft Office
17 44 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 43 (26.71%) Windows 10
19 39 (24.22%) PowerShell
20 38 (23.60%) Firewall
21 36 (22.36%) Finance
21 36 (22.36%) Patch Management
22 34 (21.12%) Exchange Server 2013
22 34 (21.12%) SCCM
22 34 (21.12%) SQL Server
23 32 (19.88%) Skype
24 31 (19.25%) ITIL
25 30 (18.63%) Windows 7

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 84 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 34 (21.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 21 (13.04%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (29.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 111 (68.94%) Office 365
2 53 (32.92%) Azure
3 16 (9.94%) OneDrive
4 15 (9.32%) AWS
5 11 (6.83%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.62%) GCP
6 1 (0.62%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (36.02%) DNS
1 58 (36.02%) TCP/IP
2 56 (34.78%) DHCP
3 38 (23.60%) Firewall
4 32 (19.88%) Skype
5 27 (16.77%) VLAN
6 22 (13.66%) VoIP
7 21 (13.04%) NetScaler
8 20 (12.42%) LAN
9 12 (7.45%) Internet
10 11 (6.83%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (6.83%) SAN
10 11 (6.83%) WAN
11 4 (2.48%) VPN
11 4 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.86%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.86%) Network Security
12 3 (1.86%) Wireless
13 2 (1.24%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.62%) Power BI
General
1 36 (22.36%) Finance
2 11 (6.83%) Public Sector
2 11 (6.83%) Retail
3 8 (4.97%) Marketing
4 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.48%) Electronics
5 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Law
6 2 (1.24%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (27.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (24.84%) IT Support
3 36 (22.36%) Analyst
4 31 (19.25%) Support Engineer
5 30 (18.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 30 (18.63%) IT Engineer
6 25 (15.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 19 (11.80%) IT Support Engineer
8 18 (11.18%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 18 (11.18%) Security Engineer
9 14 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 13 (8.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (7.45%) Service Desk Support
12 11 (6.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (5.59%) Field Engineer
13 9 (5.59%) Infrastructure Support
14 8 (4.97%) 1st Line Support
15 7 (4.35%) Service Analyst
15 7 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.18%) WSH
2 4 (2.48%) Web Services
3 1 (0.62%) .NET
3 1 (0.62%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.18%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.94%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.24%) Clustering
6 2 (1.24%) Replication
6 2 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.24%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 152 (94.41%) Windows
2 125 (77.64%) Windows Server
3 68 (42.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (37.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (26.71%) Windows 10
6 30 (18.63%) Windows 7
7 16 (9.94%) Mac OS X
8 10 (6.21%) Android
9 9 (5.59%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.11%) Linux
11 5 (3.11%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.86%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (22.36%) Patch Management
3 31 (19.25%) ITIL
4 20 (12.42%) Security Operations
5 19 (11.80%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (11.80%) Security Management
6 18 (11.18%) Identity Management
6 18 (11.18%) Information Security
6 18 (11.18%) Information Security Management
6 18 (11.18%) ISMS
6 18 (11.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (9.94%) Server Management
8 15 (9.32%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (8.07%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (8.07%) Service Management
10 12 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (5.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.59%) Time Management
12 8 (4.97%) Network Management
13 7 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.22%) PowerShell
2 18 (11.18%) VBScript
3 3 (1.86%) SQL
4 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.62%) Python
4 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.70%) MCSA
3 13 (8.07%) MCSE
4 9 (5.59%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (3.11%) MCP
6 3 (1.86%) CCNA
6 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.86%) Degree
7 1 (0.62%) CCA
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) HNC
7 1 (0.62%) MCITP
7 1 (0.62%) MCTS
7 1 (0.62%) VCAP
7 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.18%) COBIT
1 18 (11.18%) Cyber Essentials
1 18 (11.18%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.97%) SLA
System Software
1 130 (80.75%) Active Directory
2 64 (39.75%) Hyper-V
3 48 (29.81%) XenApp
4 44 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (16.15%) vSphere
6 23 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.24%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (21.12%) SCCM
2 21 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 18 (11.18%) Nessus
3 18 (11.18%) SCOrch
4 8 (4.97%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.24%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.24%) WSUS
8 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 149 (92.55%) Microsoft
2 92 (57.14%) VMware
3 63 (39.13%) Citrix
4 25 (15.53%) CommVault
5 21 (13.04%) Symantec
6 19 (11.80%) HP
7 18 (11.18%) Palo Alto
7 18 (11.18%) Qualys
8 16 (9.94%) Ivanti
9 13 (8.07%) Cisco
10 12 (7.45%) Zscaler
11 11 (6.83%) Apple
12 10 (6.21%) Mitel
13 9 (5.59%) Veeam
14 7 (4.35%) Asigra
14 7 (4.35%) Dell
15 5 (3.11%) Sage
15 5 (3.11%) SonicWALL
16 4 (2.48%) Meraki
16 4 (2.48%) SAP