Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 42 68
Rank change year-on-year -42 +26 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 36 111 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.37% 5.24% 3.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.72% 25.46% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 136 78
Essex median annual salary £27,000 £47,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.16% +47.29% +0.78%
10th Percentile £16,750 £26,000 £22,200
90th Percentile £51,875 £73,125 £44,125
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 229 436 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.11% 20.57% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 185 344 329
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £24,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,625 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Essex

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Essex.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Essex

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Essex over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Essex

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Chelmsford -5 16 £19,750 -30.70%
Colchester -18 3 £32,500 -44.68%
Brentwood +11 2 £38,750 -11.43%
Basildon - 1 £27,500 -
Grays - 1 £22,500 -
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Office 365
3 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
6 16 (44.44%) HP
6 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 13 (36.11%) Driving Licence
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco
9 11 (30.56%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.78%) Citrix
11 9 (25.00%) Firewall
11 9 (25.00%) VMware
12 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (19.44%) Meraki
14 6 (16.67%) Veeam
14 6 (16.67%) Finance
14 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
14 6 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (16.67%) Symantec
14 6 (16.67%) LAN
14 6 (16.67%) WAN
14 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
15 5 (13.89%) DHCP
15 5 (13.89%) Dell
15 5 (13.89%) DNS

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (30.56%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (13.89%) DHCP
5 5 (13.89%) DNS
5 5 (13.89%) VLAN
5 5 (13.89%) Wireless
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (5.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.78%) DSL
8 1 (2.78%) FTP
8 1 (2.78%) HTTP
8 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) Skype
8 1 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) French Language
2 1 (2.78%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) IT Support
2 12 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 12 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 12 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 11 (30.56%) Help Desk Technician
4 10 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
4 10 (27.78%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 4 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Server Support
6 4 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server Support
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Field Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Driving Licence
2 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
8 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.78%) Android
10 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.78%) Linux
10 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Change Management
2 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.33%) Server Building
2 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Product Management
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) CCA
4 1 (2.78%) CCAA
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCDST
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) XenApp
4 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) HP
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (27.78%) Citrix
5 9 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (19.44%) Meraki
7 6 (16.67%) Symantec
7 6 (16.67%) Veeam
8 5 (13.89%) Dell
9 4 (11.11%) 3Com
9 4 (11.11%) D-Link
9 4 (11.11%) Draytek
9 4 (11.11%) Linksys
9 4 (11.11%) NETGEAR
10 3 (8.33%) Apple
10 3 (8.33%) Sophos
11 2 (5.56%) Kaseya
11 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.78%) Acronis
12 1 (2.78%) Proofpoint