Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > East of England
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 99 106 102
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 +57
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 93 124 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.47% 2.65% 2.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.15% 18.59% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 100 206
10th Percentile £25,825 £23,950 £23,750
25th Percentile £28,750 £25,688 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +30.43% -8.00% +7.14%
75th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £52,875 £44,669 £60,000
England median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 576 667 1,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.32% 14.23% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 369 489 859
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £80,250 £75,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

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 11 May 2021. 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 +8 33 £32,500 -19.25% 4
Hertfordshire -4 23 £47,500 +37.68% 7
Essex +16 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Bedfordshire +20 12 £26,500 +1.92% 1
Norfolk +8 7 £25,500 +4.08%
Suffolk +17 1 £47,500 +25.00%
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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 81 (87.10%) Windows
2 70 (75.27%) Microsoft
3 62 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 58 (62.37%) Active Directory
5 55 (59.14%) Microsoft 365
6 54 (58.06%) VMware
7 51 (54.84%) Azure
8 32 (34.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Office
10 29 (31.18%) Hyper-V
11 27 (29.03%) Microsoft Intune
11 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
11 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (27.96%) PowerShell
12 26 (27.96%) SCCM
13 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (25.81%) DHCP
14 24 (25.81%) DNS
15 23 (24.73%) XenDesktop
16 21 (22.58%) Firewall
17 19 (20.43%) VPN
17 19 (20.43%) Linux
18 18 (19.35%) SharePoint
18 18 (19.35%) VoIP
18 18 (19.35%) Finance
18 18 (19.35%) vSphere
19 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
19 17 (18.28%) VLAN
20 15 (16.13%) SQL

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 18 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 55 (59.14%) Microsoft 365
2 51 (54.84%) Azure
3 15 (16.13%) Mimecast
4 8 (8.60%) AWS
5 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.23%) GCP
6 3 (3.23%) IaaS
6 3 (3.23%) SaaS
7 2 (2.15%) Google Workspace
8 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 24 (25.81%) DHCP
2 24 (25.81%) DNS
3 21 (22.58%) Firewall
4 19 (20.43%) VPN
5 18 (19.35%) VoIP
6 17 (18.28%) VLAN
7 13 (13.98%) WAN
8 10 (10.75%) Skype
9 8 (8.60%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.23%) LAN
10 3 (3.23%) Wireless
11 1 (1.08%) MPLS
11 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.08%) SAN
11 1 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.15%) MySQL
2 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Social Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Law
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (22.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (15.05%) IT Engineer
5 13 (13.98%) Administrator
6 12 (12.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (11.83%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (11.83%) Analyst
8 10 (10.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (10.75%) Team Leader
9 9 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (9.68%) Support Engineer
10 8 (8.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 8 (8.60%) Service Analyst
10 8 (8.60%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Help Desk Team Lead
11 6 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
11 6 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.15%) Replication
2 1 (1.08%) Cyberattack
2 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 81 (87.10%) Windows
2 62 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (20.43%) Linux
5 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.83%) Windows 10
7 9 (9.68%) Android
8 8 (8.60%) Mac OS X
9 7 (7.53%) Mac OS
9 7 (7.53%) Ubuntu
10 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.23%) Unix
12 2 (2.15%) CentOS
12 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (15.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (15.05%) ITIL
3 10 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (10.75%) Software Licensing
3 10 (10.75%) Time Management
4 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 9 (9.68%) ITSM
4 9 (9.68%) Service Management
5 8 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.45%) Deadline-Driven
6 6 (6.45%) Line Management
7 5 (5.38%) Server Patching
8 3 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (3.23%) Machine Learning
8 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.15%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.15%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.96%) PowerShell
2 15 (16.13%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) C++
3 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) CCNA
1 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) CCENT
2 3 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) CCNP
4 1 (1.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.08%) MCSA
4 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 58 (62.37%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.18%) Hyper-V
3 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (24.73%) XenDesktop
5 18 (19.35%) vSphere
6 9 (9.68%) XenApp
7 6 (6.45%) Firmware
8 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (29.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 26 (27.96%) SCCM
3 2 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.15%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.08%) SCSM
4 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (75.27%) Microsoft
2 54 (58.06%) VMware
3 15 (16.13%) Sophos
4 14 (15.05%) Citrix
5 11 (11.83%) Cisco
6 10 (10.75%) NetApp
6 10 (10.75%) Veeam
7 8 (8.60%) Apple
8 5 (5.38%) Google
8 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.30%) Oracle
10 3 (3.23%) IBM
11 2 (2.15%) Broadcom
11 2 (2.15%) HP
11 2 (2.15%) Qualys
11 2 (2.15%) Rapid7
12 1 (1.08%) Ivanti
12 1 (1.08%) Polycom
12 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.08%) Splunk