Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 70 67
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 26 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.44% 1.47% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.85% 13.00% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 21
Lancashire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £18,300 £21,400 £16,500
90th Percentile £32,750 £38,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% - -1.79%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 100 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.44% 11.33% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88 76 139
Lancashire median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,500 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £44,375 £45,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% +1.35%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Lancashire over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 25 March 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
Blackburn +13 10 £19,500 -48.00%
Rossendale - 5 £28,500 -
Preston +15 4 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Nelson - 3 £31,500 -
Blackpool -9 2 £28,500 +23.91%
Burnley - 2 £23,500 -
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 20 (76.92%) Windows
4 16 (61.54%) Firewall
5 15 (57.69%) VoIP
6 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
7 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
8 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
9 10 (38.46%) Windows 10
10 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (30.77%) VPN
11 8 (30.77%) MPLS
12 7 (26.92%) VMware
12 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (26.92%) Skype
12 7 (26.92%) Driving Licence
12 7 (26.92%) Windows 8
13 6 (23.08%) Office 365
13 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (23.08%) French Language
13 6 (23.08%) German Language
13 6 (23.08%) Power BI
13 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (23.08%) SLA
13 6 (23.08%) SQL
14 5 (19.23%) Linux
14 5 (19.23%) MCSE
14 5 (19.23%) Cisco
14 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) VoIP
3 8 (30.77%) MPLS
3 8 (30.77%) VPN
4 7 (26.92%) Skype
5 6 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (15.38%) PBX
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) LAN
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
7 3 (11.54%) VLAN
7 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) WebEx
7 3 (11.54%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
8 2 (7.69%) Broadband
9 1 (3.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Power BI
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) French Language
1 6 (23.08%) German Language
2 4 (15.38%) Dutch Language
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) IT Support
3 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (19.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Graduate
7 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Graduate
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.54%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 10
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 8
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (19.23%) Android
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (11.54%) Validation
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Document Management
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) MCITP
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) NETGEAR
3 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
3 5 (19.23%) Veeam
3 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Mitel
6 2 (7.69%) McAfee
6 2 (7.69%) Tableau
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Nortel
7 1 (3.85%) Wyse