Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 174 138
Rank change year-on-year -8 -36 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2,605 3,106 4,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.00% 2.00% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.48% 12.01% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,271 2,803 3,526
England median annual salary £34,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.47% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +1.45% -1.43%

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 19,320 25,862 29,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.84% 16.65% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15,368 20,900 23,723
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -50 769 £37,500 -11.76% 120
South East +23 541 £33,250 +0.76% 145
North of England -18 424 £32,500 +12.07% 103
Midlands +32 345 £30,000 -7.69% 75
South West +71 296 £36,000 +8.27% 56
North West +14 239 £31,750 +27.00% 59
West Midlands +39 235 £30,000 -14.29% 50
East of England +40 222 £34,500 -1.43% 33
Yorkshire -36 166 £32,500 -7.14% 30
East Midlands +16 110 £37,500 +19.05% 25
North East +19 19 £37,022 +57.54% 14
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 2,163 (83.03%) Windows
2 2,118 (81.31%) Active Directory
3 1,938 (74.40%) Microsoft
4 1,405 (53.93%) Office 365
5 1,398 (53.67%) Windows Server
6 1,208 (46.37%) VMware
7 788 (30.25%) DNS
8 771 (29.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 745 (28.60%) Azure
10 743 (28.52%) Hyper-V
11 721 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 717 (27.52%) Cisco
13 715 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 696 (26.72%) DHCP
15 675 (25.91%) Firewall
16 670 (25.72%) Windows 10
17 646 (24.80%) ITIL
18 642 (24.64%) Citrix
19 636 (24.41%) Microsoft Office
20 610 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
21 599 (22.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 531 (20.38%) WAN
23 519 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2013
24 500 (19.19%) Windows 7
25 459 (17.62%) LAN
26 428 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
27 417 (16.01%) SQL Server
28 410 (15.74%) PowerShell
29 387 (14.86%) TCP/IP
30 369 (14.17%) 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
1 715 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 519 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 274 (10.52%) SharePoint
4 252 (9.67%) Skype for Business
5 158 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 92 (3.53%) IIS
7 78 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (0.77%) IBM Notes
10 17 (0.65%) Apache
11 10 (0.38%) IBM Domino
12 9 (0.35%) SAS
13 7 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.23%) Confluence
15 5 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.19%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.15%) CMS
16 4 (0.15%) nginx
17 3 (0.12%) Alfresco
17 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 636 (24.41%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.038%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.038%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.35%) Elite 3E
2 9 (0.35%) Exchequer
3 8 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.23%) Sage X3
6 5 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.19%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.15%) Line 50
7 4 (0.15%) Line 500
8 3 (0.12%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.077%) assyst
9 2 (0.077%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.077%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,405 (53.93%) Office 365
2 745 (28.60%) Azure
3 180 (6.91%) AWS
4 119 (4.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 69 (2.65%) OneDrive
6 68 (2.61%) IaaS
7 58 (2.23%) Mimecast
8 39 (1.50%) SaaS
9 38 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
10 33 (1.27%) PaaS
11 24 (0.92%) Power Platform
12 17 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
12 17 (0.65%) G Suite
12 17 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
12 17 (0.65%) SoftLayer
13 16 (0.61%) Yammer
14 13 (0.50%) PowerApps
15 12 (0.46%) GCP
16 7 (0.27%) Dropbox
17 6 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 788 (30.25%) DNS
2 696 (26.72%) DHCP
3 675 (25.91%) Firewall
4 531 (20.38%) WAN
5 459 (17.62%) LAN
6 387 (14.86%) TCP/IP
7 332 (12.74%) SAN
8 292 (11.21%) VPN
9 244 (9.37%) Skype
10 216 (8.29%) VoIP
11 165 (6.33%) Wireless
12 137 (5.26%) VLAN
13 110 (4.22%) NAS
14 105 (4.03%) Remote Desktop
15 87 (3.34%) Internet
16 85 (3.26%) Unified Communications
17 65 (2.50%) NetScaler
18 62 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
19 60 (2.30%) iSCSI
19 60 (2.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (16.01%) SQL Server
2 60 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 54 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 31 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 28 (1.07%) MySQL
7 23 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (0.42%) Power BI
10 9 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.23%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.15%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.077%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.077%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (0.88%) Subversion
2 21 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.38%) JIRA
4 9 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.15%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.12%) Hudson
7 3 (0.12%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.077%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.038%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.038%) MSI
9 1 (0.038%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.038%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.038%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 287 (11.02%) Finance
2 122 (4.68%) Law
3 109 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 101 (3.88%) Public Sector
5 86 (3.30%) Retail
6 76 (2.92%) Legal
7 44 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 41 (1.57%) Banking
9 40 (1.54%) Marketing
10 14 (0.54%) Electronics
11 11 (0.42%) Advertising
11 11 (0.42%) German Language
12 10 (0.38%) Publishing
13 8 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.31%) French Language
14 5 (0.19%) Fire and Rescue
14 5 (0.19%) Games
14 5 (0.19%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 547 (21.00%) Analyst
2 485 (18.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 471 (18.08%) Support Engineer
4 392 (15.05%) IT Support
5 349 (13.40%) IT Engineer
6 277 (10.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 236 (9.06%) Support Analyst
8 215 (8.25%) IT Analyst
9 204 (7.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 191 (7.33%) IT Support Engineer
11 172 (6.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 144 (5.53%) Service Analyst
13 137 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 137 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
14 135 (5.18%) Administrator
15 132 (5.07%) Service Desk Analyst
16 128 (4.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 128 (4.91%) Windows Engineer
17 120 (4.61%) Technical Support
18 116 (4.45%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (2.07%) LDAP
2 40 (1.54%) Web Services
3 27 (1.04%) .NET
4 20 (0.77%) HTML
5 18 (0.69%) 802.1X
6 17 (0.65%) LAMP
7 15 (0.58%) MAPI
8 12 (0.46%) CSS
9 9 (0.35%) JSON
9 9 (0.35%) XML
10 8 (0.31%) Software Packaging
11 7 (0.27%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.15%) COM
12 4 (0.15%) Spring
13 3 (0.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.12%) HTML5
13 3 (0.12%) Middleware
13 3 (0.12%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (0.12%) XMPP
13 3 (0.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 191 (7.33%) Data Centre
2 163 (6.26%) Self-Motivation
3 159 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 119 (4.57%) Driving Licence
5 94 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (3.15%) Replication
7 68 (2.61%) Clustering
7 68 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
8 59 (2.26%) Blackberry
9 54 (2.07%) iPhone
10 52 (2.00%) PKI
11 41 (1.57%) Public Cloud
12 26 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 25 (0.96%) Hedge funds
13 25 (0.96%) iPad
14 23 (0.88%) Private Cloud
15 22 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
16 18 (0.69%) Fat Client
16 18 (0.69%) Thin Client
17 17 (0.65%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2,163 (83.03%) Windows
2 1,398 (53.67%) Windows Server
3 771 (29.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 670 (25.72%) Windows 10
5 610 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 500 (19.19%) Windows 7
7 260 (9.98%) Linux
8 202 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 147 (5.64%) Windows 8
10 94 (3.61%) Android
11 63 (2.42%) Windows XP
12 55 (2.11%) Apple iOS
13 54 (2.07%) Ubuntu
14 43 (1.65%) Mac OS
14 43 (1.65%) Mac OS X
15 34 (1.31%) CentOS
16 18 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (0.61%) Unix
18 13 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
19 10 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (24.80%) ITIL
2 599 (22.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 274 (10.52%) Problem-Solving
4 219 (8.41%) Migration
5 188 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 173 (6.64%) Service Delivery
7 125 (4.80%) Project Management
8 121 (4.64%) Project Delivery
9 119 (4.57%) Mentoring
10 118 (4.53%) Change Management
11 117 (4.49%) Cybersecurity
12 108 (4.15%) Patch Management
12 108 (4.15%) Service Management
13 102 (3.92%) Information Security
14 93 (3.57%) Time Management
15 90 (3.45%) Data Protection
16 84 (3.22%) Mobile Device Management
17 76 (2.92%) High Availability
18 74 (2.84%) Incident Management
19 69 (2.65%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 410 (15.74%) PowerShell
2 285 (10.94%) SQL
3 32 (1.23%) C
4 30 (1.15%) Bash Shell
5 29 (1.11%) Python
6 19 (0.73%) VBScript
7 18 (0.69%) C#
8 17 (0.65%) Java
8 17 (0.65%) VB
9 11 (0.42%) C++
9 11 (0.42%) Perl
10 6 (0.23%) VBA
11 4 (0.15%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.12%) PHP
12 3 (0.12%) Ruby
13 2 (0.077%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.038%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.038%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 428 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 230 (8.83%) MCSE
3 187 (7.18%) MCSA
4 146 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (5.26%) Degree
6 115 (4.41%) CCNA
7 106 (4.07%) MCP
8 94 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 90 (3.45%) Security Cleared
10 66 (2.53%) MCITP
11 53 (2.03%) CCNP
11 53 (2.03%) DBS Check
12 48 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
13 39 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 38 (1.46%) A+ Certification
15 32 (1.23%) DV Cleared
16 30 (1.15%) SC Cleared
17 28 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
18 22 (0.84%) CCA
18 22 (0.84%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (9.79%) SLA
2 51 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.34%) GDPR
4 32 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.88%) COBIT
6 20 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
7 13 (0.50%) PMO
8 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.23%) QA
10 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.077%) ITGC
13 1 (0.038%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.038%) DICOM
13 1 (0.038%) HL7
13 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.038%) NCSC
13 1 (0.038%) NIST
13 1 (0.038%) RMADS
13 1 (0.038%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2,118 (81.31%) Active Directory
2 743 (28.52%) Hyper-V
3 721 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 258 (9.90%) XenApp
5 158 (6.07%) vSphere
6 140 (5.37%) XenDesktop
7 107 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
8 82 (3.15%) Virtual Servers
9 49 (1.88%) Terminal Services
10 46 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
11 25 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 22 (0.84%) VMware NSX
13 19 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
14 16 (0.61%) BitLocker
14 16 (0.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 10 (0.38%) DRBD
15 10 (0.38%) GlusterFS
15 10 (0.38%) Terminal Server
15 10 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 369 (14.17%) SCCM
2 127 (4.88%) SCOM
3 91 (3.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 90 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 89 (3.42%) WSUS
6 48 (1.84%) Cisco CUCM
7 31 (1.19%) Puppet
8 30 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 27 (1.04%) AirWatch
10 26 (1.00%) Nagios
11 25 (0.96%) vCenter Server
12 21 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
12 21 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 20 (0.77%) Ansible
14 17 (0.65%) ZABBIX
15 14 (0.54%) SCOrch
16 11 (0.42%) FortiGate
16 11 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
16 11 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1,938 (74.40%) Microsoft
2 1,208 (46.37%) VMware
3 717 (27.52%) Cisco
4 642 (24.64%) Citrix
5 234 (8.98%) HP
6 183 (7.02%) Veeam
7 178 (6.83%) Dell
8 107 (4.11%) NetApp
9 95 (3.65%) Symantec
10 92 (3.53%) Meraki
11 89 (3.42%) Apple
12 75 (2.88%) SonicWALL
13 72 (2.76%) Avaya
14 69 (2.65%) EMC
15 56 (2.15%) ServiceNow
16 50 (1.92%) CommVault
16 50 (1.92%) Sophos
17 46 (1.77%) iManage
17 46 (1.77%) McAfee
18 43 (1.65%) Veritas