Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 113 93
Rank change year-on-year -36 -20 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 3950 4781 6118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.35% 2.74% 3.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.55% 15.01% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3430 4335 5586
England median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -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 29147 31860 38123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.32% 18.26% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23846 26984 32038
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 -7 1587 £41,000 +5.13% 64
South East -14 887 £32,000 - 43
North of England -35 649 £30,000 -6.25% 65
North West +11 331 £29,000 +5.45% 39
Midlands -44 326 £30,000 -4.76% 33
East of England -24 309 £36,000 -10.00% 20
Yorkshire -40 253 £32,500 -7.14% 17
West Midlands -49 210 £30,000 -4.76% 18
South West -96 190 £32,000 -1.54% 10
East Midlands +16 116 £30,000 -7.69% 15
North East +6 65 £32,500 -7.14% 9
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, 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 3381 (85.59%) Windows
2 3056 (77.37%) Active Directory
3 2823 (71.47%) Microsoft
4 2220 (56.20%) Windows Server
5 2217 (56.13%) VMware
6 1629 (41.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1464 (37.06%) Office 365
8 1353 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1343 (34.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1342 (33.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1163 (29.44%) Citrix
12 1154 (29.22%) Windows 7
13 1122 (28.41%) Firewall
14 1119 (28.33%) ITIL
15 1037 (26.25%) Cisco
16 1016 (25.72%) Microsoft Office
17 992 (25.11%) Hyper-V
18 934 (23.65%) DNS
19 919 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
20 865 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2013
21 784 (19.85%) WAN
22 773 (19.57%) SQL Server
23 740 (18.73%) SAN
24 738 (18.68%) LAN
25 711 (18.00%) Windows 10
26 710 (17.97%) DHCP
27 665 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
28 634 (16.05%) SQL
29 599 (15.16%) Finance
30 598 (15.14%) MCSE

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 1629 (41.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 865 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 442 (11.19%) Skype for Business
4 434 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 413 (10.46%) SharePoint
6 235 (5.95%) IIS
7 220 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 102 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 57 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 41 (1.04%) Apache
11 33 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
12 30 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (0.53%) Tomcat
14 20 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.28%) CMS
16 10 (0.25%) SAS
17 9 (0.23%) IBM Notes
18 8 (0.20%) Confluence
19 6 (0.15%) nginx
19 6 (0.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1016 (25.72%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
6 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.10%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.076%) SPSS
10 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 57 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.10%) SystmOne
5 3 (0.076%) Concordance
5 3 (0.076%) Epicor Tropos
5 3 (0.076%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.076%) Relativity
6 2 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.051%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.051%) Maximo
6 2 (0.051%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.025%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.025%) Misys Equation
7 1 (0.025%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.025%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.025%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1464 (37.06%) Office 365
2 665 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 184 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
4 164 (4.15%) IaaS
5 104 (2.63%) Mimecast
6 100 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 56 (1.42%) PaaS
8 50 (1.27%) SaaS
9 28 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (0.48%) OneDrive
11 7 (0.18%) G Suite
11 7 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.15%) Dropbox
12 6 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (0.13%) SoftLayer
14 4 (0.10%) OpenDNS
14 4 (0.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1122 (28.41%) Firewall
2 934 (23.65%) DNS
3 784 (19.85%) WAN
4 740 (18.73%) SAN
5 738 (18.68%) LAN
6 710 (17.97%) DHCP
7 562 (14.23%) TCP/IP
8 457 (11.57%) VPN
9 366 (9.27%) Skype
10 349 (8.84%) VoIP
11 292 (7.39%) VLAN
12 154 (3.90%) Remote Desktop
13 139 (3.52%) Internet
14 128 (3.24%) MPLS
15 117 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
15 117 (2.96%) SSL
16 116 (2.94%) Wireless
17 109 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
18 89 (2.25%) NAS
19 81 (2.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 773 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 133 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 62 (1.57%) MySQL
6 59 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 33 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 21 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 20 (0.51%) Relational Database
11 16 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (0.10%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 25 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (0.41%) JIRA
3 7 (0.18%) MSI
4 6 (0.15%) AdminStudio
4 6 (0.15%) AutoIt
4 6 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.15%) InstallShield
4 6 (0.15%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.10%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.076%) Grunt
6 3 (0.076%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.076%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.025%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.025%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.025%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.025%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 599 (15.16%) Finance
2 208 (5.27%) Banking
3 166 (4.20%) Legal
4 157 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 153 (3.87%) Investment Banking
6 149 (3.77%) Law
7 139 (3.52%) Retail Banking
8 91 (2.30%) Retail
9 77 (1.95%) Manufacturing
10 55 (1.39%) Games
11 39 (0.99%) Advertising
12 34 (0.86%) Marketing
13 28 (0.71%) Back Office
14 16 (0.41%) Publishing
15 13 (0.33%) Dutch Language
16 12 (0.30%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.25%) Billing
18 9 (0.23%) Electronics
18 9 (0.23%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 858 (21.72%) Analyst
2 818 (20.71%) Support Engineer
3 713 (18.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 581 (14.71%) IT Support
5 489 (12.38%) Support Analyst
6 450 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 428 (10.84%) IT Engineer
8 426 (10.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 325 (8.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 265 (6.71%) IT Support Engineer
11 263 (6.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 233 (5.90%) Administrator
13 228 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 221 (5.59%) IT Analyst
14 221 (5.59%) Service Analyst
15 220 (5.57%) Windows Engineer
16 213 (5.39%) Infrastructure Support
17 212 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 209 (5.29%) Service Desk Analyst
19 207 (5.24%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (1.80%) Web Services
2 59 (1.49%) .NET
3 32 (0.81%) HTML
4 22 (0.56%) CSS
5 15 (0.38%) ASP.NET
5 15 (0.38%) Middleware
5 15 (0.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 14 (0.35%) Node.js
6 14 (0.35%) XML
7 13 (0.33%) Software Packaging
8 12 (0.30%) jQuery
8 12 (0.30%) LAMP
9 11 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (0.23%) Ajax
10 9 (0.23%) WAP
11 8 (0.20%) Hibernate
11 8 (0.20%) MAPI
11 8 (0.20%) Spring
12 7 (0.18%) COM
13 6 (0.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 282 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 274 (6.94%) Blackberry
3 197 (4.99%) Clustering
4 183 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 166 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 164 (4.15%) Driving Licence
7 108 (2.73%) User Experience
8 100 (2.53%) Replication
9 99 (2.51%) Hedge funds
10 83 (2.10%) Computer Science
11 72 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
12 71 (1.80%) iPhone
13 45 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
14 44 (1.11%) Public Cloud
15 40 (1.01%) Client/Server
16 38 (0.96%) Fat Client
16 38 (0.96%) Thin Client
17 37 (0.94%) iPad
18 28 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
19 27 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3381 (85.59%) Windows
2 2220 (56.20%) Windows Server
3 1353 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1343 (34.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1154 (29.22%) Windows 7
6 711 (18.00%) Windows 10
7 447 (11.32%) Windows 8
8 405 (10.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 333 (8.43%) Linux
10 211 (5.34%) Mac OS X
11 182 (4.61%) Windows XP
12 173 (4.38%) Android
13 137 (3.47%) Apple iOS
14 57 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 47 (1.19%) Mac OS
16 46 (1.16%) Windows Vista
17 41 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
18 37 (0.94%) CentOS
19 36 (0.91%) Unix
20 33 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1119 (28.33%) ITIL
2 305 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 249 (6.30%) Problem Management
4 221 (5.59%) Service Management
5 217 (5.49%) Migration
6 197 (4.99%) Asset Management
7 196 (4.96%) Change Management
8 177 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 173 (4.38%) Mentoring
9 173 (4.38%) Project Management
10 161 (4.08%) Wealth Management
11 132 (3.34%) CRM
12 128 (3.24%) Incident Management
13 118 (2.99%) Patch Management
14 115 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
15 108 (2.73%) PRINCE2
16 101 (2.56%) Presales
17 100 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
18 98 (2.48%) Business Continuity
19 96 (2.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 634 (16.05%) SQL
2 519 (13.14%) PowerShell
3 54 (1.37%) C#
3 54 (1.37%) VBScript
4 45 (1.14%) T-SQL
5 40 (1.01%) C
6 39 (0.99%) VB
7 32 (0.81%) JavaScript
8 16 (0.41%) Java
9 14 (0.35%) Bash Shell
9 14 (0.35%) Python
10 13 (0.33%) PHP
10 13 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 9 (0.23%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.18%) VBA
13 5 (0.13%) C++
13 5 (0.13%) Ruby
14 4 (0.10%) AWK
14 4 (0.10%) Go
14 4 (0.10%) sed
Qualifications
1 919 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 598 (15.14%) MCSE
3 410 (10.38%) Cisco Certification
4 359 (9.09%) CCNA
5 307 (7.77%) MCSA
6 286 (7.24%) Degree
7 255 (6.46%) MCP
8 195 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 192 (4.86%) Citrix Certification
10 189 (4.78%) MCITP
11 163 (4.13%) CCA
12 85 (2.15%) Security Cleared
13 79 (2.00%) CCNP
14 76 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
15 62 (1.57%) MCTS
16 61 (1.54%) SC Cleared
17 54 (1.37%) MCDST
18 47 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
19 34 (0.86%) A+ Certification
20 33 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (8.41%) SLA
2 64 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.56%) QA
5 13 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.28%) GDPR
7 10 (0.25%) COBIT
8 8 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 6 (0.15%) BS25999
10 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.10%) PMO
13 2 (0.051%) RMADS
13 2 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.025%) GAMP
14 1 (0.025%) GCP
14 1 (0.025%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.025%) MiFID
14 1 (0.025%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3056 (77.37%) Active Directory
2 1342 (33.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 992 (25.11%) Hyper-V
4 491 (12.43%) XenApp
5 306 (7.75%) VMware ESXi
6 294 (7.44%) XenDesktop
7 266 (6.73%) vSphere
8 108 (2.73%) Terminal Services
9 95 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
10 81 (2.05%) XenServer
11 53 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
12 49 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
13 48 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
14 39 (0.99%) VirtualBox
15 30 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 28 (0.71%) DFS Replication
17 24 (0.61%) VMware Server
18 23 (0.58%) Terminal Server
19 22 (0.56%) Firmware
20 19 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 585 (14.81%) SCCM
2 186 (4.71%) Backup Exec
3 152 (3.85%) WSUS
4 137 (3.47%) vCenter Server
5 130 (3.29%) SCOM
6 124 (3.14%) AirWatch
7 76 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 57 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 54 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
10 53 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
11 52 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 33 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
12 33 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 32 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
13 32 (0.81%) NetBackup
14 22 (0.56%) Nagios
14 22 (0.56%) XenMobile
15 20 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
16 16 (0.41%) HP SIM
17 15 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2823 (71.47%) Microsoft
2 2217 (56.13%) VMware
3 1163 (29.44%) Citrix
4 1037 (26.25%) Cisco
5 351 (8.89%) HP
6 270 (6.84%) Apple
7 258 (6.53%) Dell
8 239 (6.05%) NetApp
9 234 (5.92%) Veeam
10 208 (5.27%) Symantec
11 172 (4.35%) McAfee
12 119 (3.01%) Avaya
13 115 (2.91%) AppSense
14 105 (2.66%) ServiceNow
15 102 (2.58%) Juniper
16 99 (2.51%) EMC
17 95 (2.41%) EqualLogic
18 87 (2.20%) Veritas
19 85 (2.15%) IBM
19 85 (2.15%) SonicWALL