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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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 445 325 251
Rank change year-on-year -120 -74 -57
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 1,117 1,036 797
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.78% 1.03% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.08% 8.17% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 932 894 693
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £24,900
25th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,475 £61,313 £66,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +17.25%

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 18,364 12,677 7,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.78% 12.57% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9,374 8,599 6,171
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,326 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.71% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in England

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in England.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in England

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

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 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London -88 366 £50,000 - 43
South East -64 236 £40,000 +23.08% 52
North of England -51 187 £34,000 -9.33% 45
Midlands -69 139 £42,500 +6.76% 30
North West -32 122 £34,500 -18.82% 30
West Midlands -49 104 £44,376 -1.39% 20
East of England -66 99 £38,000 -7.32% 9
South West -23 77 £32,000 -5.88% 21
Yorkshire -34 50 £34,000 -6.85% 11
East Midlands -49 35 £26,500 -5.36% 10
North East -15 12 £31,000 +9.73% 4
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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.

1 914 (81.83%) Active Directory
2 908 (81.29%) Windows
3 902 (80.75%) Microsoft
4 774 (69.29%) Microsoft 365
5 587 (52.55%) Windows Server
6 513 (45.93%) Azure
7 412 (36.88%) VMware
8 386 (34.56%) Firewall
9 337 (30.17%) DNS
10 331 (29.63%) Social Skills
11 305 (27.31%) ITIL
12 295 (26.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 272 (24.35%) Windows 10
14 269 (24.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 267 (23.90%) DHCP
16 263 (23.55%) SharePoint
17 259 (23.19%) Microsoft Office
18 244 (21.84%) Cisco
19 243 (21.75%) Microsoft Certification
20 225 (20.14%) WAN
21 216 (19.34%) LAN
22 199 (17.82%) PowerShell
23 191 (17.10%) Citrix
24 186 (16.65%) TCP/IP
24 186 (16.65%) Azure Active Directory
25 174 (15.58%) Hyper-V
26 171 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
27 166 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
28 159 (14.23%) SQL Server
29 154 (13.79%) SCCM

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
1 263 (23.55%) SharePoint
2 115 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (2.78%) IIS
5 19 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (1.70%) Skype for Business
6 18 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (1.34%) Confluence
8 13 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.63%) Apache
9 7 (0.63%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.45%) nginx
11 2 (0.18%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.090%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.090%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.090%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.090%) WordPress
Applications
1 259 (23.19%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.090%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.98%) Line 50
3 11 (0.98%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.18%) BambooHR
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.18%) Eikon
5 1 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 774 (69.29%) Microsoft 365
2 513 (45.93%) Azure
3 186 (16.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 110 (9.85%) AWS
5 79 (7.07%) Mimecast
6 57 (5.10%) OneDrive
7 45 (4.03%) IaaS
7 45 (4.03%) SaaS
8 39 (3.49%) Power Platform
9 38 (3.40%) PaaS
10 30 (2.69%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (1.70%) GCP
12 18 (1.61%) PowerApps
12 18 (1.61%) Rubrik
13 13 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (0.98%) Power Automate
14 11 (0.98%) Trello
15 8 (0.72%) Azure Sentinel
16 6 (0.54%) GitHub
16 6 (0.54%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 386 (34.56%) Firewall
2 337 (30.17%) DNS
3 267 (23.90%) DHCP
4 225 (20.14%) WAN
5 216 (19.34%) LAN
6 186 (16.65%) TCP/IP
7 153 (13.70%) SAN
8 148 (13.25%) VPN
9 114 (10.21%) VLAN
10 105 (9.40%) Wi-Fi
11 69 (6.18%) Wireless
12 59 (5.28%) NAS
13 57 (5.10%) Network Security
13 57 (5.10%) Remote Desktop
14 49 (4.39%) Internet
15 36 (3.22%) iSCSI
16 35 (3.13%) VoIP
17 34 (3.04%) Fibre Channel
17 34 (3.04%) WLAN
18 31 (2.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.52%) Power BI
3 15 (1.34%) MySQL
4 14 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (0.98%) MS Access
6 10 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.18%) GIS
10 2 (0.18%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.090%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.090%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.090%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.090%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.090%) DataStage
11 1 (0.090%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (1.79%) JIRA
2 11 (0.98%) Bitbucket
3 7 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.36%) Sikuli
5 2 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.090%) GitLab
General
1 331 (29.63%) Social Skills
2 92 (8.24%) Finance
3 86 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
4 68 (6.09%) Legal
5 55 (4.92%) Law
6 49 (4.39%) Organisational Skills
7 38 (3.40%) Games
8 36 (3.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 36 (3.22%) Telecoms
9 35 (3.13%) Digital Economy
10 34 (3.04%) Retail
11 26 (2.33%) Manufacturing
12 25 (2.24%) Banking
13 13 (1.16%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.98%) Documentation Skills
14 11 (0.98%) Presentation Skills
15 9 (0.81%) Advertising
15 9 (0.81%) Back Office
15 9 (0.81%) Public Sector
16 7 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 234 (20.95%) Analyst
2 228 (20.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 179 (16.03%) Support Engineer
4 163 (14.59%) IT Support
5 132 (11.82%) IT Engineer
6 122 (10.92%) Support Analyst
7 90 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 79 (7.07%) IT Support Engineer
9 76 (6.80%) Service Analyst
10 67 (6.00%) IT Analyst
10 67 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
11 65 (5.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 63 (5.64%) Desktop Support
13 61 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 49 (4.39%) Administrator
15 47 (4.21%) IT Support Analyst
15 47 (4.21%) IT Technician
16 44 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
16 44 (3.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 42 (3.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.07%) LDAP
2 10 (0.90%) .NET
3 9 (0.81%) COM
4 8 (0.72%) LAMP
4 8 (0.72%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.45%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (0.45%) SAML
6 4 (0.36%) 802.1X
6 4 (0.36%) ARM Templates
7 3 (0.27%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (0.27%) Java RMI
8 2 (0.18%) XMPP
9 1 (0.090%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.090%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (0.090%) REST
9 1 (0.090%) SOAP
9 1 (0.090%) Spring
9 1 (0.090%) Web Services
9 1 (0.090%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.97%) Driving Licence
2 75 (6.71%) Self-Motivation
3 51 (4.57%) Data Centre
4 49 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.78%) Clustering
6 29 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 29 (2.60%) Replication
7 19 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
8 17 (1.52%) CCTV
8 17 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
8 17 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (1.43%) PKI
10 15 (1.34%) EPoS
10 15 (1.34%) NHS
11 13 (1.16%) iPad
12 12 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 11 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.98%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.90%) AS400
14 10 (0.90%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 908 (81.29%) Windows
2 587 (52.55%) Windows Server
3 272 (24.35%) Windows 10
4 171 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 147 (13.16%) Windows Server 2019
6 129 (11.55%) Windows Server 2016
7 94 (8.42%) Linux
8 61 (5.46%) Windows 7
8 61 (5.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (4.57%) Android
10 46 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (2.86%) Mac OS
12 24 (2.15%) Mac OS X
13 20 (1.79%) CentOS
14 18 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (1.61%) Ubuntu
15 13 (1.16%) Unix
16 12 (1.07%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.98%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (27.31%) ITIL
2 269 (24.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 166 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
4 104 (9.31%) Incident Management
4 104 (9.31%) Project Management
5 102 (9.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 97 (8.68%) Migration
7 91 (8.15%) Change Management
8 85 (7.61%) Mentoring
8 85 (7.61%) Service Management
9 83 (7.43%) Agile
10 81 (7.25%) Service Delivery
11 74 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 70 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
13 58 (5.19%) Server Management
14 55 (4.92%) PRINCE2
15 53 (4.74%) IT Strategy
16 52 (4.66%) Project Delivery
17 51 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
18 49 (4.39%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 199 (17.82%) PowerShell
2 111 (9.94%) SQL
3 22 (1.97%) C
4 11 (0.98%) Python
5 10 (0.90%) Bash
6 6 (0.54%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.18%) C#
8 2 (0.18%) VBScript
9 1 (0.090%) Perl
9 1 (0.090%) VB
Qualifications
1 243 (21.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 116 (10.38%) MCSE
3 96 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (8.42%) CCNA
5 74 (6.62%) Degree
5 74 (6.62%) MCSA
6 72 (6.45%) Security Cleared
7 51 (4.57%) MCP
8 43 (3.85%) MCITP
9 33 (2.95%) SC Cleared
10 25 (2.24%) DV Cleared
10 25 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (2.15%) A+ Certification
12 22 (1.97%) CCNP
13 17 (1.52%) MCDST
14 15 (1.34%) CISSP
15 14 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 14 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (0.98%) DBS Check
17 9 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (10.92%) SLA
2 44 (3.94%) GDPR
3 31 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
5 13 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 13 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.98%) QA
7 6 (0.54%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.090%) NCSC
8 1 (0.090%) PMO
8 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 914 (81.83%) Active Directory
2 295 (26.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (15.58%) Hyper-V
4 89 (7.97%) VMware ESXi
5 52 (4.66%) vSphere
6 38 (3.40%) XenApp
7 36 (3.22%) Virtual Servers
8 33 (2.95%) Virtual Desktop
9 30 (2.69%) XenDesktop
10 25 (2.24%) Terminal Server
11 24 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
12 19 (1.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 16 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (1.25%) Docker
14 14 (1.25%) Firmware
15 11 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
17 8 (0.72%) VMware NSX
18 3 (0.27%) BitLocker
18 3 (0.27%) etcd
Systems Management
1 154 (13.79%) SCCM
2 144 (12.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 78 (6.98%) WSUS
4 47 (4.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 32 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 27 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
7 25 (2.24%) SCOM
8 24 (2.15%) vCenter Server
9 23 (2.06%) Kubernetes
10 20 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
11 19 (1.70%) Terraform
12 18 (1.61%) Ansible
13 17 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
13 17 (1.52%) FortiGate
14 15 (1.34%) ServiceCenter
15 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
15 13 (1.16%) NetBackup
16 9 (0.81%) Nagios
17 8 (0.72%) AirWatch
18 7 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 902 (80.75%) Microsoft
2 412 (36.88%) VMware
3 244 (21.84%) Cisco
4 191 (17.10%) Citrix
5 95 (8.50%) Veeam
6 91 (8.15%) Apple
7 75 (6.71%) HP
8 56 (5.01%) Meraki
9 49 (4.39%) Dell
10 39 (3.49%) Sophos
11 37 (3.31%) Ruckus Wireless
12 36 (3.22%) Red Hat
13 32 (2.86%) Google
13 32 (2.86%) Mitel
14 30 (2.69%) Remedy
15 27 (2.42%) Sage
16 23 (2.06%) arcserve
16 23 (2.06%) IBM
17 22 (1.97%) Oracle
18 20 (1.79%) Bloomberg