Period
to 1 March 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 1 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 107 132
Rank change year-on-year +14 +25 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 76 150 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.63% 2.53% 2.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.88% 16.22% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 67 119 209
Median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,400 £23,450
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £36,125 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.21% -2.78% +2.86%

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 425 925 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.69% 15.62% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 299 675 955
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,100 £26,171
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 1 March 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 1 March 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 28 £40,000 -1.23% 8
Bedfordshire +22 14 £26,500 -3.64% 1
Hertfordshire +20 14 £47,500 +37.68% 1
Essex +13 12 £45,000 +29.50% 1
Norfolk +24 7 £30,000 -21.05%
Suffolk +30 1 £47,500 +25.00%
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
3 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 54 (71.05%) Windows Server
5 45 (59.21%) Microsoft 365
6 42 (55.26%) VMware
7 32 (42.11%) Azure
8 26 (34.21%) Hyper-V
9 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (31.58%) SCCM
11 23 (30.26%) Firewall
11 23 (30.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (26.32%) Windows 7
13 18 (23.68%) DNS
13 18 (23.68%) ITIL
14 17 (22.37%) VoIP
14 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Intune
15 16 (21.05%) XenDesktop
15 16 (21.05%) VPN
15 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
15 16 (21.05%) Mac OS X
15 16 (21.05%) Finance
16 15 (19.74%) PowerShell
16 15 (19.74%) VLAN
16 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
16 15 (19.74%) WAN
16 15 (19.74%) DHCP
16 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (19.74%) Mimecast

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 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 45 (59.21%) Microsoft 365
2 32 (42.11%) Azure
3 15 (19.74%) Mimecast
4 7 (9.21%) AWS
5 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.95%) GCP
6 2 (2.63%) IaaS
6 2 (2.63%) SaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) Firewall
2 18 (23.68%) DNS
3 17 (22.37%) VoIP
4 16 (21.05%) VPN
5 15 (19.74%) DHCP
5 15 (19.74%) VLAN
5 15 (19.74%) WAN
6 14 (18.42%) Skype
7 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 7 (9.21%) NetScaler
9 6 (7.89%) LAN
10 3 (3.95%) WLAN
11 2 (2.63%) Wireless
12 1 (1.32%) Internet
12 1 (1.32%) MPLS
12 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.32%) SAN
12 1 (1.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.63%) MySQL
1 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Law
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) IT Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Service Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Team Leader
4 9 (11.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (11.84%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) IT Support
6 6 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.89%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (1.32%) Blog
3 1 (1.32%) Cyberattack
3 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 54 (71.05%) Windows Server
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 16 (21.05%) Mac OS X
6 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (18.42%) Android
8 13 (17.11%) Linux
8 13 (17.11%) Windows 10
9 9 (11.84%) Mac OS
10 7 (9.21%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.95%) Unix
11 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.63%) CentOS
13 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (23.68%) ITIL
3 14 (18.42%) Service Management
4 13 (17.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
5 11 (14.47%) ITSM
6 10 (13.16%) Software Licensing
6 10 (13.16%) Time Management
7 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (3.95%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (3.95%) Change Management
9 3 (3.95%) Line Management
9 3 (3.95%) Machine Learning
9 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) PowerShell
2 13 (17.11%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) C++
3 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.32%) CCNA
3 1 (1.32%) CCNP
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.32%) MCP
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.21%) Hyper-V
3 24 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (21.05%) XenDesktop
5 10 (13.16%) vSphere
6 7 (9.21%) XenApp
7 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) SCCM
2 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
2 42 (55.26%) VMware
3 13 (17.11%) Apple
3 13 (17.11%) Sophos
4 10 (13.16%) Cisco
5 9 (11.84%) Citrix
6 8 (10.53%) NetApp
6 8 (10.53%) Veeam
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle
8 3 (3.95%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.95%) Google
8 3 (3.95%) IBM
8 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.95%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.63%) Broadcom
9 2 (2.63%) HP
9 2 (2.63%) Qualys
9 2 (2.63%) Rapid7
10 1 (1.32%) SAP
10 1 (1.32%) Splunk