Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 94 94
Rank change year-on-year -46 0 +40
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 96 47 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.83% 2.37% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.03% 16.32% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 69 41 179
10th Percentile £20,250 £19,750 £23,250
25th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £25,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £37,000 £34,750
Median % change year-on-year -5.41% +6.47% -0.71%
75th Percentile £48,750 £47,000 £47,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £66,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year -7.50% +15.11% -3.47%

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 798 288 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.25% 14.51% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 419 247 820
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £25,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.85%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,625 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -46 38 £25,500 -42.05% 6
Hertfordshire -40 25 £47,500 +58.33% 6
Essex -2 17 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Bedfordshire -15 11 £45,000 +89.47% 2
Norfolk -14 3 £32,500 +32.65%
Suffolk - 2 - -
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 88 (91.67%) Windows
2 73 (76.04%) Microsoft
3 70 (72.92%) Active Directory
4 69 (71.88%) Microsoft 365
5 61 (63.54%) Windows Server
6 43 (44.79%) Azure
6 43 (44.79%) VMware
7 32 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (29.17%) TCP/IP
10 27 (28.13%) Microsoft Intune
11 26 (27.08%) Hyper-V
12 25 (26.04%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (25.00%) ITIL
13 24 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (20.83%) PowerShell
14 20 (20.83%) DHCP
14 20 (20.83%) DNS
15 19 (19.79%) Citrix
16 17 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (17.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 17 (17.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 17 (17.71%) Mimecast
16 17 (17.71%) XenDesktop
17 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (16.67%) SCCM
17 16 (16.67%) Windows 8
17 16 (16.67%) Social Skills
18 15 (15.63%) Sophos
18 15 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery

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 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (26.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 69 (71.88%) Microsoft 365
2 43 (44.79%) Azure
3 17 (17.71%) Mimecast
4 5 (5.21%) AWS
5 3 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.08%) Google Workspace
6 2 (2.08%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.04%) IaaS
7 1 (1.04%) PaaS
7 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 20 (20.83%) DHCP
2 20 (20.83%) DNS
3 12 (12.50%) VLAN
4 10 (10.42%) VoIP
5 9 (9.38%) VPN
6 8 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 6 (6.25%) Firewall
7 6 (6.25%) Skype
8 2 (2.08%) DKIM
8 2 (2.08%) DMARC
8 2 (2.08%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.04%) Internet
9 1 (1.04%) LAN
9 1 (1.04%) WAN
9 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 12 (12.50%) Finance
3 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.08%) Digital Economy
5 2 (2.08%) Games
5 2 (2.08%) Law
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.04%) Local Government
6 1 (1.04%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Analyst
5 13 (13.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (13.54%) Service Analyst
5 13 (13.54%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (11.46%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (11.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (11.46%) IT Support
8 10 (10.42%) 1st Line Engineer
8 10 (10.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) IT Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Administrator
10 7 (7.29%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (7.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) OAuth
1 1 (1.04%) SAML
1 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Driving Licence
2 6 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (91.67%) Windows
2 61 (63.54%) Windows Server
3 32 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 14 (14.58%) Windows 7
8 13 (13.54%) Android
9 8 (8.33%) Linux
10 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (6.25%) Windows XP
12 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
12 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (8.33%) Line Management
5 7 (7.29%) B2B
6 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.25%) Deadline-Driven
6 6 (6.25%) Inventory Management
6 6 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.25%) Server Patching
7 5 (5.21%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.17%) Coaching
8 4 (4.17%) ITSM
8 4 (4.17%) Service Management
9 3 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.13%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.08%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) VBScript
3 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) CCNA
1 9 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.17%) MCP
3 2 (2.08%) CCENT
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 70 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.08%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.71%) XenDesktop
4 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (10.42%) vSphere
6 8 (8.33%) XenApp
7 7 (7.29%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (6.25%) Firmware
9 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (28.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (17.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 16 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.04%) SCSM
5 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 73 (76.04%) Microsoft
2 43 (44.79%) VMware
3 19 (19.79%) Citrix
4 15 (15.63%) Sophos
5 13 (13.54%) Veeam
6 10 (10.42%) Apple
7 7 (7.29%) Cisco
7 7 (7.29%) CommVault
8 6 (6.25%) NetApp
8 6 (6.25%) Veritas
9 3 (3.13%) Google
10 2 (2.08%) iManage
10 2 (2.08%) Ivanti
10 2 (2.08%) Proofpoint
10 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.04%) Mitel
11 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.04%) Sun