Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 131 112
Rank change year-on-year -46 -19 -37
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3,126 4,109 5,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.94% 2.54% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.60% 14.14% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,778 3,598 4,845
England median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% -

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 26,941 29,058 35,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 17.94% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21,891 24,048 30,184
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,951 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -46 1,308 £42,500 - 115
South East -62 561 £32,500 +8.33% 53
North of England -61 457 £30,000 -3.23% 66
Midlands +8 366 £32,500 +4.00% 46
East of England -17 279 £35,000 +7.69% 44
West Midlands +30 246 £30,000 - 27
North West -60 217 £27,500 -8.33% 41
Yorkshire -39 205 £34,750 +6.92% 19
South West -34 162 £30,000 - 41
East Midlands +3 120 £35,000 -6.67% 19
North East -25 35 £26,000 -13.33% 6
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 2,573 (82.31%) Windows
2 2,414 (77.22%) Active Directory
3 2,288 (73.19%) Microsoft
4 1,717 (54.93%) Windows Server
5 1,647 (52.69%) VMware
6 1,381 (44.18%) Office 365
7 1,145 (36.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1,067 (34.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1,032 (33.01%) VMware Infrastructure
10 983 (31.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 835 (26.71%) Firewall
11 835 (26.71%) ITIL
12 812 (25.98%) Microsoft Office
13 784 (25.08%) Citrix
14 773 (24.73%) DNS
15 758 (24.25%) Hyper-V
16 746 (23.86%) Cisco
17 743 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2013
18 697 (22.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 685 (21.91%) Windows 7
20 645 (20.63%) DHCP
21 639 (20.44%) LAN
22 630 (20.15%) WAN
23 577 (18.46%) SQL Server
24 560 (17.91%) Windows 10
25 558 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
26 522 (16.70%) SAN
27 501 (16.03%) Finance
28 495 (15.83%) SQL
29 484 (15.48%) 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 1,145 (36.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 743 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 371 (11.87%) SharePoint
4 340 (10.88%) Skype for Business
5 280 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 122 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 118 (3.77%) IIS
8 108 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 21 (0.67%) IBM Notes
11 17 (0.54%) Apache
11 17 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
12 16 (0.51%) Site Server
13 15 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 12 (0.38%) Confluence
15 9 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
16 7 (0.22%) SAS
17 6 (0.19%) CMS
17 6 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
18 5 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 812 (25.98%) Microsoft Office
2 80 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 52 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.064%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.032%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.032%) Revit
10 1 (0.032%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.032%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (0.45%) Concordance
3 14 (0.45%) Relativity
4 6 (0.19%) Ringtail
5 5 (0.16%) assyst
5 5 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 5 (0.16%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
6 4 (0.13%) ReMetrica
7 2 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.064%) Maximo
7 2 (0.064%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.064%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.064%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.032%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,381 (44.18%) Office 365
2 697 (22.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 156 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
4 123 (3.93%) Mimecast
5 82 (2.62%) IaaS
6 70 (2.24%) SaaS
7 67 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 62 (1.98%) PaaS
9 38 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
10 34 (1.09%) OneDrive
11 28 (0.90%) G Suite
12 12 (0.38%) Slack
13 11 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.22%) GitHub
16 4 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
17 3 (0.096%) Dropbox
17 3 (0.096%) IBM Cloud
17 3 (0.096%) Yammer
18 2 (0.064%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 835 (26.71%) Firewall
2 773 (24.73%) DNS
3 645 (20.63%) DHCP
4 639 (20.44%) LAN
5 630 (20.15%) WAN
6 522 (16.70%) SAN
7 484 (15.48%) TCP/IP
8 369 (11.80%) VPN
9 248 (7.93%) Skype
10 220 (7.04%) VoIP
11 218 (6.97%) VLAN
12 151 (4.83%) Remote Desktop
13 137 (4.38%) Wireless
14 100 (3.20%) Internet
15 90 (2.88%) Network Security
16 87 (2.78%) NAS
17 74 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
18 71 (2.27%) NetScaler
19 70 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
20 66 (2.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 120 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 51 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 48 (1.54%) MySQL
6 37 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
7 24 (0.77%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (0.58%) Relational Database
10 14 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.32%) SQLPlus
13 9 (0.29%) Blockchain
14 8 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (0.26%) FileMaker
15 6 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.16%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 31 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (0.70%) JIRA
3 9 (0.29%) InstallShield
4 8 (0.26%) ClearCase
4 8 (0.26%) ClearQuest
4 8 (0.26%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.096%) MSI
6 3 (0.096%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.064%) Ant
7 2 (0.064%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.064%) Hudson
7 2 (0.064%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.064%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.064%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.032%) AppScan
8 1 (0.032%) AutoIt
8 1 (0.032%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.032%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.032%) SonarQube
General
1 501 (16.03%) Finance
2 141 (4.51%) Legal
3 109 (3.49%) Law
4 107 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 104 (3.33%) Retail
6 83 (2.66%) Banking
7 69 (2.21%) Marketing
8 47 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 35 (1.12%) Back Office
10 29 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 28 (0.90%) Games
12 27 (0.86%) Advertising
13 20 (0.64%) Front Office
14 15 (0.48%) Billing
15 14 (0.45%) Electronics
16 9 (0.29%) Local Government
17 7 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.22%) Publishing
18 5 (0.16%) French Language
18 5 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 650 (20.79%) Analyst
2 625 (19.99%) Support Engineer
3 486 (15.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 382 (12.22%) IT Support
5 376 (12.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 344 (11.00%) Support Analyst
7 296 (9.47%) IT Engineer
8 289 (9.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 259 (8.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 214 (6.85%) Desktop Support
11 202 (6.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 177 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
13 173 (5.53%) IT Analyst
14 172 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 169 (5.41%) Service Analyst
16 159 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 143 (4.57%) Service Desk Analyst
18 137 (4.38%) Infrastructure Support
19 133 (4.25%) Windows Engineer
20 132 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (1.22%) .NET
2 31 (0.99%) LDAP
3 22 (0.70%) Web Services
4 17 (0.54%) CSS
4 17 (0.54%) HTML
4 17 (0.54%) WSH
5 14 (0.45%) JSON
6 13 (0.42%) Middleware
7 12 (0.38%) 802.1X
8 11 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 11 (0.35%) Flash
8 11 (0.35%) X-Windows
9 10 (0.32%) jQuery
10 9 (0.29%) Ajax
10 9 (0.29%) COM
10 9 (0.29%) HTML5
10 9 (0.29%) Software Packaging
10 9 (0.29%) XML
11 7 (0.22%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 274 (8.77%) Data Centre
2 179 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
3 164 (5.25%) Blackberry
4 144 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 136 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 114 (3.65%) Driving Licence
7 100 (3.20%) Clustering
8 93 (2.98%) Computer Science
9 76 (2.43%) Replication
10 72 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
11 69 (2.21%) Hedge funds
12 66 (2.11%) iPhone
13 50 (1.60%) Public Cloud
14 43 (1.38%) PKI
15 34 (1.09%) Smartphone
16 29 (0.93%) Fat Client
16 29 (0.93%) Thin Client
17 26 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
17 26 (0.83%) iPad
18 23 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2,573 (82.31%) Windows
2 1,717 (54.93%) Windows Server
3 1,067 (34.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 983 (31.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 685 (21.91%) Windows 7
6 560 (17.91%) Windows 10
7 276 (8.83%) Linux
8 245 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 219 (7.01%) Windows 8
10 104 (3.33%) Android
11 87 (2.78%) Windows XP
12 77 (2.46%) Apple iOS
13 76 (2.43%) Mac OS X
14 52 (1.66%) Mac OS
14 52 (1.66%) Unix
15 33 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (0.96%) Solaris
17 29 (0.93%) Windows Vista
18 24 (0.77%) CentOS
19 18 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (26.71%) ITIL
2 339 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
3 265 (8.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 220 (7.04%) Migration
5 190 (6.08%) Service Delivery
6 172 (5.50%) Project Management
7 129 (4.13%) Business Continuity
8 123 (3.93%) Incident Management
9 121 (3.87%) Service Management
10 114 (3.65%) Mobile Device Management
11 106 (3.39%) Mentoring
12 102 (3.26%) Patch Management
12 102 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
13 101 (3.23%) Problem Management
14 99 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
15 97 (3.10%) ITIL V3
16 94 (3.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 92 (2.94%) Time Management
18 91 (2.91%) Change Management
19 88 (2.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 495 (15.83%) SQL
2 431 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 41 (1.31%) C
3 41 (1.31%) VBScript
4 35 (1.12%) VB
5 18 (0.58%) C#
6 17 (0.54%) Bash Shell
6 17 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 16 (0.51%) C++
8 15 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.22%) Python
9 7 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.13%) Perl
10 4 (0.13%) PHP
10 4 (0.13%) VBA
11 1 (0.032%) Java
11 1 (0.032%) SOQL
11 1 (0.032%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 558 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 346 (11.07%) MCSE
3 210 (6.72%) Degree
4 203 (6.49%) MCSA
5 189 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
6 162 (5.18%) CCNA
7 159 (5.09%) MCP
8 111 (3.55%) MCITP
8 111 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 70 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
10 69 (2.21%) Security Cleared
11 60 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
12 57 (1.82%) CCNP
13 44 (1.41%) SC Cleared
14 43 (1.38%) A+ Certification
15 32 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
16 28 (0.90%) DBS Check
17 27 (0.86%) MCTS
18 26 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 24 (0.77%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (9.37%) SLA
2 61 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (1.18%) GDPR
4 30 (0.96%) COBIT
5 29 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.58%) PMO
7 16 (0.51%) QA
8 11 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.29%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.22%) ISO 9000
12 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 5 (0.16%) DICOM
13 5 (0.16%) HL7
14 3 (0.096%) COSHH
15 2 (0.064%) ISO 14001
15 2 (0.064%) ISO 22301
16 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials
16 1 (0.032%) IASME
System Software
1 2,414 (77.22%) Active Directory
2 1,032 (33.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 758 (24.25%) Hyper-V
4 339 (10.84%) XenApp
5 265 (8.48%) VMware ESXi
6 248 (7.93%) vSphere
7 209 (6.69%) XenDesktop
8 72 (2.30%) XenServer
9 68 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 62 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
11 59 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
12 38 (1.22%) Terminal Services
13 35 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 30 (0.96%) DFS Replication
15 24 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
16 22 (0.70%) MetaFrame
16 22 (0.70%) VMware Server
17 21 (0.67%) Terminal Server
18 19 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
19 18 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 419 (13.40%) SCCM
2 187 (5.98%) Backup Exec
3 133 (4.25%) WSUS
4 101 (3.23%) SCOM
5 96 (3.07%) vCenter Server
6 60 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 52 (1.66%) AirWatch
8 48 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 44 (1.41%) SCVMM
10 43 (1.38%) Failover Clustering
10 43 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
11 36 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 35 (1.12%) vMotion
13 30 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 29 (0.93%) NetBackup
15 23 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
16 21 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
17 17 (0.54%) FortiGate
18 16 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
19 14 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2,288 (73.19%) Microsoft
2 1,647 (52.69%) VMware
3 784 (25.08%) Citrix
4 746 (23.86%) Cisco
5 381 (12.19%) HP
6 187 (5.98%) Veeam
7 184 (5.89%) Apple
7 184 (5.89%) NetApp
8 175 (5.60%) Dell
9 139 (4.45%) Symantec
10 116 (3.71%) EMC
11 97 (3.10%) Google
12 87 (2.78%) Avaya
13 81 (2.59%) Ivanti
14 69 (2.21%) McAfee
15 66 (2.11%) Meraki
16 63 (2.02%) SolarWinds
17 61 (1.95%) Sophos
18 58 (1.86%) Juniper
19 54 (1.73%) Mitel