Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 185 135
Rank change year-on-year +8 -50 -33
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2,653 3,152 4,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.93% 1.90% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.45% 11.35% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,350 2,815 3,599
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,615
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.12% -3.96%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

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 21,308 27,765 28,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.48% 16.71% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16,908 22,873 24,248
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,269
% change year-on-year - +10.45% +0.60%

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019. 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 -9 977 £37,500 -13.79% 13
North of England +36 472 £32,500 +8.33% 22
South East -27 466 £32,000 -1.54% 7
Midlands +13 290 £36,250 +11.54% 11
North West +30 238 £30,000 +9.09% 12
East of England +74 227 £37,500 +7.14% 3
West Midlands +15 207 £37,750 +25.83% 8
Yorkshire +23 204 £34,000 -2.86% 8
South West +37 201 £37,500 +25.00% 9
East Midlands +15 83 £32,500 -10.96% 3
North East +4 30 £30,500 +1.67% 2
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 2,175 (81.98%) Active Directory
2 2,169 (81.76%) Windows
3 1,982 (74.71%) Microsoft
4 1,403 (52.88%) Windows Server
5 1,340 (50.51%) VMware
6 1,333 (50.25%) Office 365
7 833 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 699 (26.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 692 (26.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 687 (25.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 686 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
12 685 (25.82%) Firewall
13 682 (25.71%) Cisco
14 670 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 667 (25.14%) ITIL
16 665 (25.07%) DNS
17 649 (24.46%) Hyper-V
18 620 (23.37%) Citrix
19 579 (21.82%) Windows 10
20 571 (21.52%) DHCP
21 521 (19.64%) Windows 7
22 513 (19.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 501 (18.88%) Microsoft Certification
24 440 (16.58%) SQL Server
25 438 (16.51%) PowerShell
26 420 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2013
27 419 (15.79%) WAN
28 392 (14.78%) LAN
29 389 (14.66%) SAN
30 378 (14.25%) 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
1 699 (26.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 420 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 250 (9.42%) SharePoint
4 247 (9.31%) Skype for Business
5 181 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 150 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 147 (5.54%) IIS
8 34 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 31 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 24 (0.90%) Apache
12 15 (0.57%) IBM Notes
13 11 (0.41%) CMS
14 10 (0.38%) IBM Domino
14 10 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2000
16 6 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
17 5 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 686 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 57 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.075%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.075%) Revit
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.038%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 35 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.41%) Sage X3
4 6 (0.23%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.15%) Carpe Diem
5 4 (0.15%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.075%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (0.038%) assyst
8 1 (0.038%) Line 50
8 1 (0.038%) Line 500
8 1 (0.038%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.038%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.038%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,333 (50.25%) Office 365
2 692 (26.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 184 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
4 108 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 90 (3.39%) IaaS
6 89 (3.35%) Mimecast
7 82 (3.09%) PaaS
8 72 (2.71%) SaaS
9 43 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 40 (1.51%) OneDrive
11 21 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (0.49%) OpenDNS
13 12 (0.45%) Dropbox
14 7 (0.26%) Yammer
15 6 (0.23%) G Suite
16 4 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
16 4 (0.15%) npm
16 4 (0.15%) SoftLayer
17 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
17 3 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 685 (25.82%) Firewall
2 665 (25.07%) DNS
3 571 (21.52%) DHCP
4 419 (15.79%) WAN
5 392 (14.78%) LAN
6 389 (14.66%) SAN
7 378 (14.25%) TCP/IP
8 340 (12.82%) VPN
9 248 (9.35%) Skype
9 248 (9.35%) VoIP
10 218 (8.22%) VLAN
11 136 (5.13%) Internet
12 135 (5.09%) Wireless
13 95 (3.58%) Remote Desktop
14 83 (3.13%) NAS
15 82 (3.09%) MPLS
16 80 (3.02%) Unified Communications
17 76 (2.86%) Network Security
18 59 (2.22%) WLAN
19 56 (2.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 80 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (1.24%) MySQL
5 30 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 20 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
8 17 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (0.60%) Power BI
10 12 (0.45%) Big Data
11 9 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (0.34%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.26%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.19%) DB2
14 5 (0.19%) MS Access
15 4 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (1.73%) JIRA
2 26 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 17 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.26%) Subversion
4 7 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.19%) Redmine
6 5 (0.19%) Trac
7 4 (0.15%) Bower
7 4 (0.15%) Burp Suite
7 4 (0.15%) Grunt
7 4 (0.15%) gulp
7 4 (0.15%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (0.075%) Hudson
8 2 (0.075%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.038%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.038%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 321 (12.10%) Finance
2 99 (3.73%) Banking
2 99 (3.73%) Legal
3 90 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 76 (2.86%) Law
4 76 (2.86%) Retail
5 42 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 36 (1.36%) Advertising
7 19 (0.72%) Marketing
8 16 (0.60%) Publishing
9 15 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 15 (0.57%) Games
10 13 (0.49%) Electronics
11 10 (0.38%) Back Office
11 10 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.34%) Front Office
13 7 (0.26%) French Language
14 6 (0.23%) German Language
15 5 (0.19%) Military
16 4 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 569 (21.45%) Support Engineer
2 522 (19.68%) Analyst
3 435 (16.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 362 (13.64%) IT Support
5 313 (11.80%) IT Engineer
6 309 (11.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 239 (9.01%) Support Analyst
8 213 (8.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 211 (7.95%) IT Analyst
10 202 (7.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 182 (6.86%) IT Support Engineer
12 163 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support
13 147 (5.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 143 (5.39%) Desktop Support
15 137 (5.16%) Service Analyst
16 132 (4.98%) Windows Engineer
17 127 (4.79%) Service Desk Analyst
18 124 (4.67%) Consultant
19 114 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
20 113 (4.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (2.07%) LDAP
2 36 (1.36%) .NET
3 28 (1.06%) Software Packaging
4 22 (0.83%) Web Services
5 18 (0.68%) HTML
6 17 (0.64%) CSS
7 14 (0.53%) JSON
8 12 (0.45%) Middleware
9 11 (0.41%) XML
10 8 (0.30%) Node.js
11 7 (0.26%) RESTful
11 7 (0.26%) WSH
11 7 (0.26%) XMPP
12 6 (0.23%) Entity Framework
12 6 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (0.15%) Ajax
13 4 (0.15%) HTML5
13 4 (0.15%) JSP
13 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
13 4 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 191 (7.20%) Data Centre
2 185 (6.97%) Self-Motivation
3 146 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 124 (4.67%) Driving Licence
5 98 (3.69%) Clustering
6 79 (2.98%) Management Information System
7 74 (2.79%) Blackberry
8 64 (2.41%) Hedge funds
8 64 (2.41%) iPhone
9 58 (2.19%) iPad
10 57 (2.15%) Replication
11 56 (2.11%) PKI
11 56 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
12 46 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
13 31 (1.17%) Public Cloud
14 27 (1.02%) Smartphone
15 22 (0.83%) e-Learning
16 21 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
17 18 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
18 16 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2,169 (81.76%) Windows
2 1,403 (52.88%) Windows Server
3 687 (25.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 670 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 579 (21.82%) Windows 10
6 521 (19.64%) Windows 7
7 275 (10.37%) Linux
8 217 (8.18%) Windows 8
9 209 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 98 (3.69%) Windows XP
11 87 (3.28%) Android
12 81 (3.05%) Apple iOS
13 59 (2.22%) Mac OS X
14 45 (1.70%) Unix
15 31 (1.17%) Mac OS
16 29 (1.09%) Ubuntu
17 18 (0.68%) CentOS
18 17 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
19 12 (0.45%) Windows 2000
20 11 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (25.14%) ITIL
2 513 (19.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 363 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
4 225 (8.48%) Migration
5 209 (7.88%) Service Delivery
6 169 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 144 (5.43%) Presales
8 132 (4.98%) Service Management
9 128 (4.82%) Mentoring
10 118 (4.45%) Project Management
11 106 (4.00%) Change Management
12 99 (3.73%) Problem Management
13 98 (3.69%) Agile Software Development
14 97 (3.66%) Computer Science
14 97 (3.66%) Patch Management
15 92 (3.47%) Time Management
16 87 (3.28%) Change Control
17 86 (3.24%) Continuous Improvement
18 81 (3.05%) ITIL V3
19 76 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 438 (16.51%) PowerShell
2 361 (13.61%) SQL
3 65 (2.45%) Python
4 46 (1.73%) Perl
5 42 (1.58%) C
6 32 (1.21%) Bash Shell
7 31 (1.17%) VBScript
8 24 (0.90%) Java
9 23 (0.87%) C#
10 11 (0.41%) VB
11 10 (0.38%) PHP
11 10 (0.38%) Shell Script
12 8 (0.30%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.26%) VBA
14 6 (0.23%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.19%) C++
15 5 (0.19%) Ruby
16 4 (0.15%) CoffeeScript
17 3 (0.11%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.038%) VB6
Qualifications
1 501 (18.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 271 (10.21%) MCSE
3 205 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
4 195 (7.35%) CCNA
5 192 (7.24%) Degree
6 185 (6.97%) MCSA
7 182 (6.86%) MCP
8 123 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 104 (3.92%) Security Cleared
10 97 (3.66%) MCITP
11 75 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
12 66 (2.49%) SC Cleared
13 65 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
14 55 (2.07%) CCNP
15 54 (2.04%) A+ Certification
16 41 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
17 33 (1.24%) DV Cleared
18 31 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 29 (1.09%) MCDST
20 26 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (8.90%) SLA
2 75 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
4 32 (1.21%) GDPR
5 23 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.68%) COBIT
7 15 (0.57%) QA
8 7 (0.26%) PMO
9 4 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.075%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.075%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.038%) ISO 15022
12 1 (0.038%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 2,175 (81.98%) Active Directory
2 833 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 649 (24.46%) Hyper-V
4 230 (8.67%) vSphere
5 199 (7.50%) XenApp
6 159 (5.99%) VMware ESXi
7 97 (3.66%) XenDesktop
8 76 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
9 47 (1.77%) XenServer
10 46 (1.73%) Terminal Services
11 44 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
12 40 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 25 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
13 25 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
14 20 (0.75%) Terminal Server
15 12 (0.45%) NFS
15 12 (0.45%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
16 11 (0.41%) Xen
17 10 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 377 (14.21%) SCCM
2 107 (4.03%) Backup Exec
2 107 (4.03%) SCOM
3 62 (2.34%) WSUS
4 46 (1.73%) vCenter Server
5 35 (1.32%) SCVMM
6 33 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
7 32 (1.21%) Single Sign-On
8 27 (1.02%) Ansible
9 24 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
9 24 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (0.68%) AirWatch
10 18 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
10 18 (0.68%) Salt
11 17 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
12 16 (0.60%) Linux-HA
12 16 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
13 15 (0.57%) Puppet
14 14 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1,982 (74.71%) Microsoft
2 1,340 (50.51%) VMware
3 682 (25.71%) Cisco
4 620 (23.37%) Citrix
5 322 (12.14%) HP
6 229 (8.63%) Dell
7 193 (7.27%) NetApp
8 162 (6.11%) Veeam
9 146 (5.50%) Apple
10 119 (4.49%) EMC
11 112 (4.22%) Avaya
12 95 (3.58%) Symantec
13 90 (3.39%) SonicWALL
14 61 (2.30%) Meraki
15 60 (2.26%) Sophos
16 56 (2.11%) Mitel
17 51 (1.92%) Google
18 50 (1.88%) McAfee
19 48 (1.81%) Juniper
20 45 (1.70%) Oracle