Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 119 95
Rank change year-on-year -44 -24 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3,558 4,414 5,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.19% 2.63% 3.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.82% 14.58% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,157 3,993 5,318
England median annual salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.45% -1.43% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £21,675
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £33,750 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.74% -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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 27,752 30,273 36,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.11% 18.03% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22,955 25,553 30,593
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in England

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in England

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in England

MS Exchange
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
London -11 1,348 £41,500 +6.41% 148
South East -26 830 £32,000 +6.67% 99
North of England -40 594 £30,000 - 110
Midlands -34 318 £30,000 -7.69% 51
North West +3 316 £27,500 - 68
East of England -23 277 £37,000 -1.33% 36
West Midlands -38 211 £30,000 -4.76% 32
Yorkshire -57 206 £32,500 -4.06% 35
South West -79 188 £31,500 -3.82% 40
East Midlands +18 107 £31,173 -6.95% 19
North East -4 72 £32,500 -3.70% 7
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3,033 (85.24%) Windows
2 2,751 (77.32%) Active Directory
3 2,553 (71.75%) Microsoft
4 2,004 (56.32%) Windows Server
5 1,990 (55.93%) VMware
6 1,444 (40.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1,385 (38.93%) Office 365
8 1,231 (34.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 1,228 (34.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1,203 (33.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 1,043 (29.31%) Firewall
12 1,036 (29.12%) Citrix
13 1,001 (28.13%) ITIL
14 965 (27.12%) Cisco
15 947 (26.62%) Windows 7
16 946 (26.59%) Hyper-V
17 936 (26.31%) Microsoft Office
18 873 (24.54%) DNS
19 829 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
20 777 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2013
21 727 (20.43%) SQL Server
22 724 (20.35%) WAN
23 685 (19.25%) LAN
24 655 (18.41%) DHCP
25 629 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
26 617 (17.34%) SAN
27 614 (17.26%) Windows 10
28 571 (16.05%) SQL
29 540 (15.18%) MCSE
30 523 (14.70%) TCP/IP

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1,444 (40.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 777 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 405 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 370 (10.40%) Skype for Business
5 338 (9.50%) SharePoint
6 196 (5.51%) IIS
7 184 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 99 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 44 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 29 (0.82%) Apache
11 27 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
13 20 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (0.45%) SAS
15 11 (0.31%) Confluence
16 9 (0.25%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.22%) Tomcat
18 7 (0.20%) CMS
19 5 (0.14%) nginx
20 4 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 936 (26.31%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.084%) SPSS
9 2 (0.056%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.056%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.11%) SystmOne
6 3 (0.084%) Concordance
6 3 (0.084%) Relativity
6 3 (0.084%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.056%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (0.056%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.028%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.028%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.028%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.028%) Misys Equation
8 1 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.028%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.028%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.028%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,385 (38.93%) Office 365
2 629 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
4 120 (3.37%) IaaS
5 94 (2.64%) Mimecast
6 89 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 57 (1.60%) PaaS
8 55 (1.55%) SaaS
9 35 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.34%) OneDrive
11 9 (0.25%) G Suite
12 7 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
14 5 (0.14%) SoftLayer
15 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
15 4 (0.11%) Yammer
16 3 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.084%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1,043 (29.31%) Firewall
2 873 (24.54%) DNS
3 724 (20.35%) WAN
4 685 (19.25%) LAN
5 655 (18.41%) DHCP
6 617 (17.34%) SAN
7 523 (14.70%) TCP/IP
8 386 (10.85%) VPN
9 322 (9.05%) VoIP
10 288 (8.09%) Skype
11 257 (7.22%) VLAN
12 134 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
13 119 (3.34%) Internet
14 98 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
15 97 (2.73%) SSL
16 96 (2.70%) Wireless
17 92 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
18 78 (2.19%) MPLS
19 73 (2.05%) NAS
20 71 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 727 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 112 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 54 (1.52%) MySQL
6 51 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 33 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 24 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 23 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 19 (0.53%) Relational Database
11 18 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (0.42%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.11%) IDOL
17 3 (0.084%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 23 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (0.51%) JIRA
3 7 (0.20%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.14%) MSI
4 5 (0.14%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.11%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.11%) AutoIt
5 4 (0.11%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.084%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.084%) SonarQube
6 3 (0.084%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.084%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.056%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.028%) Bugzilla
General
1 461 (12.96%) Finance
2 140 (3.93%) Legal
3 138 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 124 (3.49%) Law
5 114 (3.20%) Banking
6 96 (2.70%) Retail
7 85 (2.39%) Investment Banking
8 71 (2.00%) Retail Banking
9 59 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 42 (1.18%) Games
11 39 (1.10%) Advertising
12 30 (0.84%) Marketing
13 22 (0.62%) Back Office
14 15 (0.42%) Publishing
15 11 (0.31%) Dutch Language
15 11 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.28%) Front Office
17 9 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.25%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 779 (21.89%) Analyst
2 771 (21.67%) Support Engineer
3 669 (18.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 480 (13.49%) IT Support
5 436 (12.25%) Support Analyst
6 427 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 409 (11.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 383 (10.76%) IT Engineer
9 308 (8.66%) 3rd Line Support
10 251 (7.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 229 (6.44%) IT Support Engineer
12 225 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 213 (5.99%) Administrator
14 209 (5.87%) Windows Engineer
15 203 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 196 (5.51%) Service Analyst
17 195 (5.48%) IT Analyst
18 186 (5.23%) Service Desk Analyst
19 185 (5.20%) Desktop Support
20 181 (5.09%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (1.63%) Web Services
2 52 (1.46%) .NET
3 22 (0.62%) HTML
4 15 (0.42%) CSS
4 15 (0.42%) Natural Language Processing
5 11 (0.31%) Node.js
6 9 (0.25%) ASP.NET
6 9 (0.25%) WAP
7 8 (0.22%) COM
7 8 (0.22%) LAMP
7 8 (0.22%) MAPI
7 8 (0.22%) Software Packaging
7 8 (0.22%) XML
8 7 (0.20%) jQuery
8 7 (0.20%) Middleware
8 7 (0.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (0.17%) Ajax
9 6 (0.17%) Flash
9 6 (0.17%) Hibernate
9 6 (0.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 262 (7.36%) Data Centre
2 199 (5.59%) Blackberry
3 181 (5.09%) Clustering
4 155 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
5 152 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 148 (4.16%) Driving Licence
7 95 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 86 (2.42%) Replication
9 78 (2.19%) Hedge funds
10 64 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
10 64 (1.80%) iPhone
11 62 (1.74%) User Experience
12 55 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
13 41 (1.15%) Public Cloud
14 38 (1.07%) Fat Client
14 38 (1.07%) Thin Client
15 37 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 25 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (0.70%) Smartphone
17 22 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3,033 (85.24%) Windows
2 2,004 (56.32%) Windows Server
3 1,231 (34.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1,203 (33.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 947 (26.62%) Windows 7
6 614 (17.26%) Windows 10
7 392 (11.02%) Windows 8
8 355 (9.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 261 (7.34%) Linux
10 161 (4.53%) Mac OS X
11 159 (4.47%) Windows XP
12 123 (3.46%) Android
13 92 (2.59%) Apple iOS
14 48 (1.35%) Windows Vista
15 39 (1.10%) CentOS
16 36 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
17 33 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 32 (0.90%) Mac OS
19 31 (0.87%) Ubuntu
19 31 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,001 (28.13%) ITIL
2 292 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 201 (5.65%) Problem Management
4 186 (5.23%) Migration
5 166 (4.67%) Change Management
6 159 (4.47%) Mentoring
7 155 (4.36%) Service Delivery
8 151 (4.24%) Service Management
9 141 (3.96%) Project Management
10 136 (3.82%) Incident Management
11 126 (3.54%) CRM
12 118 (3.32%) Kalman Filter
13 116 (3.26%) Patch Management
14 109 (3.06%) Asset Management
15 102 (2.87%) PRINCE2
16 97 (2.73%) Business Continuity
17 87 (2.45%) Wealth Management
18 84 (2.36%) Presales
19 77 (2.16%) IT Strategy
20 76 (2.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 571 (16.05%) SQL
2 426 (11.97%) PowerShell
3 48 (1.35%) T-SQL
4 43 (1.21%) VBScript
5 40 (1.12%) C
6 39 (1.10%) C#
7 32 (0.90%) JavaScript
7 32 (0.90%) VB
8 16 (0.45%) Bash Shell
9 15 (0.42%) Java
9 15 (0.42%) Python
10 10 (0.28%) PHP
11 9 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 9 (0.25%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.14%) Perl
12 5 (0.14%) Ruby
13 4 (0.11%) Go
13 4 (0.11%) VBA
14 3 (0.084%) C++
14 3 (0.084%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 829 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 540 (15.18%) MCSE
3 365 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 328 (9.22%) CCNA
5 280 (7.87%) MCSA
6 243 (6.83%) Degree
7 230 (6.46%) MCP
8 185 (5.20%) MCITP
9 162 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 144 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
11 117 (3.29%) CCA
12 84 (2.36%) Security Cleared
13 76 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
14 73 (2.05%) CCNP
15 60 (1.69%) SC Cleared
16 49 (1.38%) MCTS
17 38 (1.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 35 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
19 34 (0.96%) MCDST
20 30 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (8.99%) SLA
2 41 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.67%) QA
5 13 (0.37%) COBIT
6 12 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.31%) GDPR
8 7 (0.20%) PMO
9 5 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.056%) BS25999
11 2 (0.056%) GCP
11 2 (0.056%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.056%) RMADS
11 2 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.028%) DICOM
12 1 (0.028%) GAMP
12 1 (0.028%) HL7
12 1 (0.028%) MiFID
System Software
1 2,751 (77.32%) Active Directory
2 1,228 (34.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 946 (26.59%) Hyper-V
4 398 (11.19%) XenApp
5 279 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
6 220 (6.18%) XenDesktop
7 215 (6.04%) vSphere
8 86 (2.42%) Terminal Services
9 75 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
10 71 (2.00%) XenServer
11 56 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 43 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
13 37 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
14 36 (1.01%) VirtualBox
15 23 (0.65%) Terminal Server
16 22 (0.62%) VMware Server
17 20 (0.56%) Firmware
18 19 (0.53%) DFS Replication
19 18 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 16 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 479 (13.46%) SCCM
2 163 (4.58%) Backup Exec
3 117 (3.29%) WSUS
4 116 (3.26%) SCOM
5 115 (3.23%) vCenter Server
6 84 (2.36%) AirWatch
7 74 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 55 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 52 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 50 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
11 47 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
12 31 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 29 (0.82%) NetBackup
14 27 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
15 26 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
16 22 (0.62%) XenMobile
17 21 (0.59%) Nagios
18 18 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
18 18 (0.51%) SCVMM
19 17 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2,553 (71.75%) Microsoft
2 1,990 (55.93%) VMware
3 1,036 (29.12%) Citrix
4 965 (27.12%) Cisco
5 343 (9.64%) HP
6 232 (6.52%) Apple
6 232 (6.52%) Dell
7 214 (6.01%) NetApp
8 213 (5.99%) Veeam
9 189 (5.31%) Symantec
10 114 (3.20%) McAfee
11 98 (2.75%) Avaya
12 95 (2.67%) Ivanti
13 84 (2.36%) Sophos
14 82 (2.30%) Juniper
15 81 (2.28%) IBM
16 79 (2.22%) EqualLogic
17 75 (2.11%) ServiceNow
18 74 (2.08%) EMC
18 74 (2.08%) Veritas