Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 174 153
Rank change year-on-year -3 -21 -36
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2,406 2,934 3,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.95% 1.98% 2.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.34% 12.23% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,120 2,651 3,430
England median annual salary £34,088 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% +1.45% -1.43%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +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 18,042 23,990 29,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.63% 16.16% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14,640 19,399 23,887
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -54 768 £37,500 -2.60% 141
South East +34 539 £32,500 - 116
North of England -9 355 £30,000 +7.14% 102
Midlands +43 333 £31,000 -11.43% 59
West Midlands +39 241 £30,000 -20.53% 38
South West +46 225 £35,000 - 44
North West +7 203 £30,000 +20.00% 66
East of England +31 184 £34,750 -7.33% 46
Yorkshire -24 138 £32,500 - 18
East Midlands +8 92 £34,650 +6.62% 21
North East +2 14 £27,000 -10.00% 18
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 2,066 (85.87%) Windows
2 1,925 (80.01%) Active Directory
3 1,821 (75.69%) Microsoft
4 1,421 (59.06%) Office 365
5 1,300 (54.03%) Windows Server
6 1,137 (47.26%) VMware
7 724 (30.09%) DNS
8 721 (29.97%) Azure
9 706 (29.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 704 (29.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 659 (27.39%) Hyper-V
12 655 (27.22%) Windows 10
13 647 (26.89%) DHCP
14 631 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
15 620 (25.77%) Citrix
16 600 (24.94%) Cisco
17 598 (24.85%) Firewall
18 583 (24.23%) Microsoft Office
19 558 (23.19%) ITIL
20 523 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 504 (20.95%) Windows 7
22 500 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
23 463 (19.24%) WAN
24 456 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2013
25 442 (18.37%) LAN
26 392 (16.29%) TCP/IP
27 378 (15.71%) PowerShell
28 373 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
29 349 (14.51%) SQL Server
30 335 (13.92%) 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
1 631 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 456 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 282 (11.72%) SharePoint
4 195 (8.10%) Skype for Business
5 139 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 84 (3.49%) IIS
7 38 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (0.71%) IBM Notes
9 13 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.42%) IBM Domino
11 9 (0.37%) Apache
11 9 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.33%) Confluence
13 7 (0.29%) SAS
14 4 (0.17%) nginx
15 3 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.083%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.083%) WordPress
Applications
1 583 (24.23%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.083%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.042%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.33%) Elite 3E
3 7 (0.29%) Exchequer
4 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.17%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.083%) assyst
7 2 (0.083%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (0.083%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.042%) Line 50
8 1 (0.042%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1,421 (59.06%) Office 365
2 721 (29.97%) Azure
3 155 (6.44%) AWS
4 114 (4.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 71 (2.95%) OneDrive
6 51 (2.12%) Mimecast
7 50 (2.08%) IaaS
8 42 (1.75%) SaaS
9 34 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (1.00%) Power Platform
11 22 (0.91%) G Suite
12 18 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
13 16 (0.67%) PowerApps
14 15 (0.62%) PaaS
15 13 (0.54%) Yammer
16 10 (0.42%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 8 (0.33%) GCP
18 6 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
18 6 (0.25%) SoftLayer
19 5 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 724 (30.09%) DNS
2 647 (26.89%) DHCP
3 598 (24.85%) Firewall
4 463 (19.24%) WAN
5 442 (18.37%) LAN
6 392 (16.29%) TCP/IP
7 306 (12.72%) SAN
8 265 (11.01%) VPN
9 222 (9.23%) VoIP
10 187 (7.77%) Skype
11 155 (6.44%) Wireless
12 125 (5.20%) VLAN
13 112 (4.66%) NAS
14 111 (4.61%) Remote Desktop
15 97 (4.03%) Internet
16 71 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
17 66 (2.74%) SMTP
18 65 (2.70%) NetScaler
19 50 (2.08%) WLAN
20 49 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 45 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (1.62%) MySQL
4 36 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (0.33%) Power BI
8 8 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.12%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.083%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.083%) Big Data
12 2 (0.083%) MS Access
12 2 (0.083%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.083%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 28 (1.16%) Subversion
2 10 (0.42%) JIRA
2 10 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.21%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.083%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.083%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.083%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.042%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.042%) MSI
7 1 (0.042%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.042%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 263 (10.93%) Finance
2 99 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 98 (4.07%) Law
4 94 (3.91%) Public Sector
5 65 (2.70%) Retail
6 59 (2.45%) Legal
7 45 (1.87%) Marketing
8 40 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.87%) Banking
10 16 (0.67%) Electronics
11 11 (0.46%) German Language
12 10 (0.42%) Advertising
12 10 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.37%) French Language
14 5 (0.21%) Back Office
14 5 (0.21%) Publishing
14 5 (0.21%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.17%) Fire and Rescue
15 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 504 (20.95%) Analyst
2 472 (19.62%) Support Engineer
3 417 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 399 (16.58%) IT Support
5 306 (12.72%) IT Engineer
6 301 (12.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 245 (10.18%) Support Analyst
8 205 (8.52%) IT Analyst
9 194 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 178 (7.40%) IT Support Engineer
11 174 (7.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 134 (5.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 129 (5.36%) Administrator
14 128 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
15 123 (5.11%) Service Analyst
16 122 (5.07%) IT Support Analyst
17 112 (4.66%) Service Desk Analyst
18 111 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
19 106 (4.41%) Technical Support
20 103 (4.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.00%) LDAP
2 34 (1.41%) Web Services
3 28 (1.16%) LAMP
4 22 (0.91%) 802.1X
5 17 (0.71%) .NET
6 16 (0.67%) HTML
7 13 (0.54%) MAPI
8 9 (0.37%) WSH
9 6 (0.25%) Node.js
10 5 (0.21%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.17%) COM
11 4 (0.17%) CSS
12 2 (0.083%) CSS3
12 2 (0.083%) HTML5
12 2 (0.083%) XMPP
13 1 (0.042%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (0.042%) Middleware
13 1 (0.042%) MSMQ
13 1 (0.042%) Software Packaging
13 1 (0.042%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 188 (7.81%) Data Centre
2 150 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 134 (5.57%) Driving Licence
4 121 (5.03%) Self-Motivation
5 88 (3.66%) Replication
6 85 (3.53%) Clustering
7 68 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
8 58 (2.41%) Blackberry
9 56 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
10 38 (1.58%) iPhone
11 29 (1.21%) PKI
11 29 (1.21%) Public Cloud
12 28 (1.16%) Hedge funds
13 27 (1.12%) IPTV
13 27 (1.12%) MPEG
13 27 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
14 26 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
15 22 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
15 22 (0.91%) Private Cloud
16 21 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2,066 (85.87%) Windows
2 1,300 (54.03%) Windows Server
3 706 (29.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 655 (27.22%) Windows 10
5 504 (20.95%) Windows 7
6 500 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 214 (8.89%) Linux
8 160 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 126 (5.24%) Windows 8
10 91 (3.78%) Android
11 64 (2.66%) Ubuntu
12 57 (2.37%) Mac OS
13 49 (2.04%) Apple iOS
14 44 (1.83%) CentOS
15 36 (1.50%) Windows XP
16 32 (1.33%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.62%) Unix
18 14 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 12 (0.50%) Solaris
19 12 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (23.19%) ITIL
2 523 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 220 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
4 195 (8.10%) Migration
5 158 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 138 (5.74%) Service Delivery
7 127 (5.28%) Change Management
8 114 (4.74%) Patch Management
9 113 (4.70%) Cybersecurity
10 110 (4.57%) Mentoring
11 104 (4.32%) Information Security
12 96 (3.99%) Service Management
13 93 (3.87%) Time Management
14 90 (3.74%) Project Management
15 89 (3.70%) High Availability
16 82 (3.41%) Mobile Device Management
17 68 (2.83%) Incident Management
17 68 (2.83%) Preventative Maintenance
18 67 (2.78%) ITSM
19 66 (2.74%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 378 (15.71%) PowerShell
2 244 (10.14%) SQL
3 36 (1.50%) Bash Shell
4 27 (1.12%) Python
5 20 (0.83%) VBScript
6 18 (0.75%) VB
7 12 (0.50%) Ruby
8 11 (0.46%) C
9 10 (0.42%) C#
10 9 (0.37%) Java
11 8 (0.33%) C++
12 7 (0.29%) Perl
13 6 (0.25%) VBA
14 4 (0.17%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.17%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.042%) PHP
15 1 (0.042%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.042%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 373 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 226 (9.39%) MCSE
3 167 (6.94%) MCSA
4 127 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
5 123 (5.11%) Degree
6 99 (4.11%) CCNA
7 80 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 78 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 67 (2.78%) MCP
10 52 (2.16%) MCITP
11 44 (1.83%) CCNP
11 44 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
12 40 (1.66%) DBS Check
13 37 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
14 31 (1.29%) SC Cleared
15 30 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
16 29 (1.21%) CCA
17 26 (1.08%) A+ Certification
18 20 (0.83%) VCP5
19 19 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (11.72%) SLA
2 41 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 39 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.21%) COBIT
5 28 (1.16%) GDPR
6 25 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
7 13 (0.54%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.25%) NIST
8 6 (0.25%) PMO
9 4 (0.17%) QA
10 3 (0.12%) NCSC
10 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.083%) BS25999
11 2 (0.083%) ITGC
11 2 (0.083%) PSD2
11 2 (0.083%) RMADS
12 1 (0.042%) DICOM
12 1 (0.042%) GxP
12 1 (0.042%) HL7
12 1 (0.042%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1,925 (80.01%) Active Directory
2 704 (29.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 659 (27.39%) Hyper-V
4 251 (10.43%) XenApp
5 147 (6.11%) XenDesktop
6 129 (5.36%) vSphere
7 76 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
8 58 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
9 52 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
10 50 (2.08%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (0.71%) Terminal Server
11 17 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
12 15 (0.62%) BitLocker
12 15 (0.62%) Firmware
12 15 (0.62%) VMware NSX
13 14 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 14 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (0.54%) NFS
15 10 (0.42%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 335 (13.92%) SCCM
2 113 (4.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 86 (3.57%) WSUS
4 79 (3.28%) SCOM
5 76 (3.16%) Backup Exec
6 43 (1.79%) Puppet
7 36 (1.50%) Nagios
8 35 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 31 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
10 28 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 28 (1.16%) ZABBIX
11 25 (1.04%) vCenter Server
12 24 (1.00%) AirWatch
12 24 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
13 21 (0.87%) SCOrch
14 19 (0.79%) Nessus
15 18 (0.75%) Ansible
16 17 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
17 14 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
18 13 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,821 (75.69%) Microsoft
2 1,137 (47.26%) VMware
3 620 (25.77%) Citrix
4 600 (24.94%) Cisco
5 213 (8.85%) HP
6 153 (6.36%) Veeam
7 127 (5.28%) Dell
8 110 (4.57%) Symantec
9 97 (4.03%) NetApp
10 93 (3.87%) Apple
11 71 (2.95%) Meraki
12 63 (2.62%) McAfee
12 63 (2.62%) SonicWALL
13 58 (2.41%) ServiceNow
14 55 (2.29%) MobileIron
15 53 (2.20%) Sophos
16 51 (2.12%) Red Hat
17 50 (2.08%) EMC
18 46 (1.91%) 3PAR
18 46 (1.91%) CommVault