Period
to 17 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 154 117
Rank change year-on-year -23 -37 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2,885 3,862 4,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.95% 2.31% 2.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.06% 13.33% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,604 3,365 4,268
England median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -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 23,927 28,982 31,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.16% 17.36% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19,290 23,753 26,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 December 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 December 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 -16 1,238 £38,500 -6.10% 80
South East -68 502 £32,500 +1.56% 70
North of England -17 483 £28,500 -5.00% 88
Midlands +12 283 £35,000 +16.67% 56
North West -24 248 £25,000 -10.71% 57
East of England -12 222 £37,500 +4.17% 22
Yorkshire +6 205 £32,500 - 24
West Midlands +28 195 £38,000 +26.67% 36
South West -5 159 £35,000 +9.38% 36
East Midlands -2 88 £32,500 +8.33% 20
North East -28 30 £30,000 -7.69% 7
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 2,384 (82.63%) Windows
2 2,355 (81.63%) Active Directory
3 2,041 (70.75%) Microsoft
4 1,570 (54.42%) Windows Server
5 1,463 (50.71%) Office 365
6 1,450 (50.26%) VMware
7 930 (32.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 845 (29.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 822 (28.49%) Microsoft Azure
10 781 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 757 (26.24%) Firewall
12 750 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 746 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
14 729 (25.27%) DNS
15 683 (23.67%) Citrix
16 677 (23.47%) ITIL
17 660 (22.88%) Hyper-V
18 627 (21.73%) Windows 10
19 617 (21.39%) Windows 7
20 605 (20.97%) DHCP
21 604 (20.94%) Cisco
22 544 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2013
23 506 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
24 493 (17.09%) PowerShell
25 492 (17.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 475 (16.46%) SCCM
27 438 (15.18%) SQL Server
28 432 (14.97%) TCP/IP
28 432 (14.97%) SAN
29 415 (14.38%) WAN

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
1 845 (29.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 544 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 308 (10.68%) SharePoint
4 264 (9.15%) Skype for Business
5 224 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 181 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 125 (4.33%) IIS
8 54 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 26 (0.90%) IBM Notes
11 21 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
12 20 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.49%) CMS
14 14 (0.49%) Confluence
15 13 (0.45%) Apache
15 13 (0.45%) IBM Domino
16 6 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.21%) Commerce Server
16 6 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 746 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
2 78 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.10%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.069%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.069%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.035%) Abaqus
8 1 (0.035%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 54 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.38%) Concordance
3 11 (0.38%) Relativity
4 9 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
6 6 (0.21%) Infor SunSystems
6 6 (0.21%) ReMetrica
7 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.069%) assyst
8 2 (0.069%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.035%) Carpe Diem
9 1 (0.035%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.035%) Magento
9 1 (0.035%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.035%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,463 (50.71%) Office 365
2 822 (28.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 266 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
4 100 (3.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 95 (3.29%) Mimecast
6 93 (3.22%) IaaS
7 78 (2.70%) SaaS
8 75 (2.60%) PaaS
9 60 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
10 35 (1.21%) OneDrive
11 26 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (0.55%) G Suite
13 15 (0.52%) Serverless
14 11 (0.38%) Dropbox
14 11 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.28%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.24%) Yammer
17 6 (0.21%) OpenDNS
18 4 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 757 (26.24%) Firewall
2 729 (25.27%) DNS
3 605 (20.97%) DHCP
4 432 (14.97%) SAN
4 432 (14.97%) TCP/IP
5 415 (14.38%) WAN
6 399 (13.83%) LAN
7 294 (10.19%) VPN
8 242 (8.39%) Skype
9 219 (7.59%) VoIP
10 173 (6.00%) VLAN
11 135 (4.68%) Internet
12 134 (4.64%) Remote Desktop
13 114 (3.95%) Wireless
14 92 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
15 87 (3.02%) Unified Communications
16 82 (2.84%) NAS
17 69 (2.39%) MPLS
18 64 (2.22%) Network Security
19 56 (1.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 84 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (1.42%) MySQL
4 37 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 20 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (0.62%) Big Data
10 15 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 14 (0.49%) Power BI
12 8 (0.28%) DB2
13 6 (0.21%) Cognos Impromptu
13 6 (0.21%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.21%) MS Access
13 6 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 69 (2.39%) JIRA
2 26 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 23 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 14 (0.49%) Redmine
4 14 (0.49%) Trac
5 10 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.24%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.14%) Ant
7 4 (0.14%) Burp Suite
7 4 (0.14%) Rational Application Developer
7 4 (0.14%) Subversion
8 2 (0.069%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.069%) Hudson
9 1 (0.035%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 407 (14.11%) Finance
2 146 (5.06%) Banking
3 109 (3.78%) Telecoms
4 108 (3.74%) Retail
5 101 (3.50%) Legal
6 84 (2.91%) Law
7 38 (1.32%) Advertising
8 27 (0.94%) Back Office
9 26 (0.90%) Investment Banking
10 21 (0.73%) Marketing
11 20 (0.69%) Front Office
12 17 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.59%) Publishing
13 15 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.42%) French Language
14 12 (0.42%) Games
15 8 (0.28%) Electronics
15 8 (0.28%) German Language
15 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 651 (22.56%) Support Engineer
2 516 (17.89%) Analyst
3 419 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 375 (13.00%) IT Support
5 320 (11.09%) IT Engineer
6 302 (10.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 235 (8.15%) Support Analyst
8 214 (7.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 208 (7.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 195 (6.76%) IT Analyst
11 188 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
12 187 (6.48%) IT Support Engineer
13 183 (6.34%) Administrator
14 175 (6.07%) Service Analyst
15 173 (6.00%) Desktop Support
16 163 (5.65%) Service Desk Analyst
17 160 (5.55%) Consultant
18 155 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 153 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
20 137 (4.75%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (1.56%) Web Services
2 37 (1.28%) LDAP
3 28 (0.97%) .NET
4 14 (0.49%) HTML
5 9 (0.31%) Middleware
6 7 (0.24%) WSH
7 6 (0.21%) JSON
8 5 (0.17%) EDI
8 5 (0.17%) Java EE
9 4 (0.14%) CSS
9 4 (0.14%) J2EE
9 4 (0.14%) JSP
9 4 (0.14%) RESTful
9 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 4 (0.14%) WAP
9 4 (0.14%) XML
9 4 (0.14%) XMPP
10 3 (0.10%) Ajax
10 3 (0.10%) Flash
10 3 (0.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 255 (8.84%) Data Centre
2 157 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (5.03%) Self-Motivation
4 138 (4.78%) Driving Licence
5 108 (3.74%) Clustering
6 97 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 88 (3.05%) Blackberry
8 85 (2.95%) Hedge funds
9 68 (2.36%) PKI
10 58 (2.01%) iPhone
11 54 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
12 47 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
13 46 (1.59%) Public Cloud
14 41 (1.42%) Replication
15 33 (1.14%) iPad
16 29 (1.01%) Fat Client
16 29 (1.01%) Thin Client
17 27 (0.94%) HP StoreVirtual
18 25 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
19 22 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2,384 (82.63%) Windows
2 1,570 (54.42%) Windows Server
3 781 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 750 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 627 (21.73%) Windows 10
6 617 (21.39%) Windows 7
7 303 (10.50%) Linux
8 224 (7.76%) Windows 8
9 222 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 114 (3.95%) Windows XP
11 106 (3.67%) Mac OS X
12 91 (3.15%) Android
13 76 (2.63%) Apple iOS
14 39 (1.35%) Mac OS
14 39 (1.35%) Ubuntu
15 31 (1.07%) Windows Vista
16 28 (0.97%) Unix
17 23 (0.80%) CentOS
17 23 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
18 15 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (23.47%) ITIL
2 492 (17.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 374 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 228 (7.90%) Migration
5 214 (7.42%) Project Management
6 162 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 160 (5.55%) Presales
8 153 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 144 (4.99%) Service Management
10 135 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
11 113 (3.92%) Patch Management
12 111 (3.85%) Computer Science
13 109 (3.78%) DevOps
14 104 (3.60%) ITIL V3
15 103 (3.57%) Incident Management
15 103 (3.57%) Problem Management
16 101 (3.50%) PRINCE2
17 96 (3.33%) CRM
18 95 (3.29%) Mentoring
19 90 (3.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 493 (17.09%) PowerShell
2 410 (14.21%) SQL
3 76 (2.63%) Python
4 43 (1.49%) Perl
5 35 (1.21%) Bash Shell
6 34 (1.18%) VBScript
7 32 (1.11%) C
8 29 (1.01%) PHP
9 16 (0.55%) C#
10 14 (0.49%) Ruby
11 13 (0.45%) T-SQL
12 12 (0.42%) C++
13 9 (0.31%) Java
14 7 (0.24%) VB
15 6 (0.21%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.10%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.10%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.035%) VBA
Qualifications
1 506 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 310 (10.75%) MCSE
3 213 (7.38%) Degree
4 203 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
5 191 (6.62%) CCNA
6 179 (6.20%) MCSA
7 151 (5.23%) MCP
8 127 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 108 (3.74%) Security Cleared
10 92 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
10 92 (3.19%) SC Cleared
11 80 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 71 (2.46%) MCITP
13 55 (1.91%) CCNP
14 37 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
15 32 (1.11%) A+ Certification
16 30 (1.04%) DBS Check
17 23 (0.80%) CCA
17 23 (0.80%) DV Cleared
17 23 (0.80%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (7.07%) SLA
2 35 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (0.80%) PMO
4 22 (0.76%) GDPR
5 13 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.45%) QA
6 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.24%) GAMP
7 7 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.21%) COBIT
9 5 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.069%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2,355 (81.63%) Active Directory
2 930 (32.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 660 (22.88%) Hyper-V
4 238 (8.25%) XenApp
5 182 (6.31%) vSphere
6 174 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
7 120 (4.16%) XenDesktop
8 57 (1.98%) Terminal Services
9 51 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
10 44 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
11 41 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
12 33 (1.14%) Terminal Server
13 31 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
14 24 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 23 (0.80%) XenServer
16 22 (0.76%) VMware Server
17 19 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
18 18 (0.62%) Docker
19 15 (0.52%) pfSense
20 14 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 475 (16.46%) SCCM
2 145 (5.03%) SCOM
3 119 (4.12%) Backup Exec
4 56 (1.94%) WSUS
5 49 (1.70%) SCVMM
6 43 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
7 42 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
8 38 (1.32%) vCenter Server
9 30 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
10 28 (0.97%) NetBackup
11 27 (0.94%) Ansible
11 27 (0.94%) ZABBIX
12 24 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
13 23 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
14 22 (0.76%) AirWatch
15 20 (0.69%) FortiGate
15 20 (0.69%) vRealize
16 19 (0.66%) HP SIM
17 16 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
17 16 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2,041 (70.75%) Microsoft
2 1,450 (50.26%) VMware
3 683 (23.67%) Citrix
4 604 (20.94%) Cisco
5 335 (11.61%) HP
6 205 (7.11%) NetApp
7 184 (6.38%) Dell
8 148 (5.13%) Apple
9 147 (5.10%) Veeam
10 119 (4.12%) Symantec
11 101 (3.50%) EMC
12 93 (3.22%) Sophos
13 90 (3.12%) Google
14 77 (2.67%) Avaya
15 76 (2.63%) McAfee
16 68 (2.36%) Mitel
17 60 (2.08%) SonicWALL
18 59 (2.05%) Meraki
19 51 (1.77%) Veritas
20 42 (1.46%) Remedy