Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 56 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 17 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.33% 3.31% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.24% 25.23% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 23
Lancashire median annual salary £21,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.38% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £18,000 £23,000 £14,550
90th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -13.79% -3.33% +1.69%

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 84 111 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 11.51% 13.14% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 79 86 161
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £18,950 £23,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,903 £41,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 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
Blackburn -4 9 £20,000 -38.46%
Chorley - 4 £33,750 -
Blackpool -11 3 £28,000 +21.74% 2
Skelmersdale - 1 £40,000 -
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) Firewall
4 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
5 9 (52.94%) Windows 10
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) MPLS
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (35.29%) WSUS
8 6 (35.29%) VoIP
8 6 (35.29%) VPN
8 6 (35.29%) Power BI
8 6 (35.29%) Windows 8
8 6 (35.29%) Skype
9 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 5 (29.41%) German Language
10 4 (23.53%) Italian Language
10 4 (23.53%) VMware
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (23.53%) Citrix
10 4 (23.53%) French Language
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (17.65%) Tableau
11 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server

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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
3 6 (35.29%) Skype
3 6 (35.29%) VoIP
3 6 (35.29%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) DSL
6 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Power BI
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (29.41%) German Language
2 4 (23.53%) French Language
2 4 (23.53%) Italian Language
3 3 (17.65%) Dutch Language
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) IT Support
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Network Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 10
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 8
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
1 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
1 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) WSUS
2 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
3 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) McAfee
3 3 (17.65%) Tableau
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) Wyse
5 1 (5.88%) Sage