Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 148 97
Rank change year-on-year +32 -51 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 204 147 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.56% 2.00% 2.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.77% 10.46% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 196 131 166
Manchester median annual salary £28,626 £28,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.44% -10.24% -2.31%
10th Percentile £20,875 £21,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £47,250 £51,250 £44,500
North West median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.61% -11.54%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1381 1406 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.36% 19.09% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1239 1031
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,511
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.87% +4.08%
10th Percentile £23,625 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Manchester

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Manchester

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Manchester

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Stockport -1 23 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Cheadle -9 6 £50,000 +81.82%
Rochdale +13 5 £22,000 -4.35%
Altrincham -11 5 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Sale +7 2 £23,500 -27.69%
Bolton -4 2 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Wigan -5 2 £30,000 +33.33%
Salford -6 1 £25,000 -20.89% 1
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 182 (89.22%) Windows
2 165 (80.88%) Microsoft
3 156 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 135 (66.18%) Windows Server
5 125 (61.27%) VMware
6 124 (60.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 124 (60.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 101 (49.51%) Cisco
8 94 (46.08%) Windows 7
9 89 (43.63%) Office 365
10 81 (39.71%) ITIL
11 77 (37.75%) Firewall
11 77 (37.75%) Hyper-V
12 76 (37.25%) Windows 10
13 68 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 64 (31.37%) DNS
15 59 (28.92%) Microsoft Office
16 57 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 53 (25.98%) TCP/IP
18 52 (25.49%) WAN
18 52 (25.49%) LAN
19 49 (24.02%) SAN
20 42 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (20.10%) Windows 8
22 34 (16.67%) MCSE
23 32 (15.69%) DHCP
24 31 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2013
25 29 (14.22%) SLA
25 29 (14.22%) Driving Licence
26 28 (13.73%) Citrix

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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
1 124 (60.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 31 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (9.31%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.90%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.92%) IIS
7 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.49%) nginx
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (28.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 89 (43.63%) Office 365
2 19 (9.31%) Mimecast
3 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (37.75%) Firewall
2 64 (31.37%) DNS
3 53 (25.98%) TCP/IP
4 52 (25.49%) LAN
4 52 (25.49%) WAN
5 49 (24.02%) SAN
6 32 (15.69%) DHCP
7 26 (12.75%) VLAN
8 19 (9.31%) VoIP
9 12 (5.88%) VPN
10 11 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.43%) Skype
12 4 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.96%) ISDN
13 3 (1.47%) Internet
13 3 (1.47%) NAS
13 3 (1.47%) WLAN
14 2 (0.98%) MPLS
14 2 (0.98%) Network Security
14 2 (0.98%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.49%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 20 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.37%) Finance
3 8 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.45%) Retail
5 3 (1.47%) Back Office
5 3 (1.47%) Billing
5 3 (1.47%) Legal
6 2 (0.98%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (26.96%) Support Engineer
2 35 (17.16%) IT Support
3 30 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 29 (14.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (12.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 25 (12.25%) IT Engineer
6 22 (10.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 20 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 19 (9.31%) Analyst
9 17 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
10 16 (7.84%) IT Technician
10 16 (7.84%) Support Analyst
11 15 (7.35%) 1st Line Support
11 15 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 15 (7.35%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (5.88%) Team Leader
14 11 (5.39%) IT Support Analyst
14 11 (5.39%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) Web Services
2 3 (1.47%) .NET
3 2 (0.98%) COM
4 1 (0.49%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.22%) Driving Licence
2 7 (3.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.94%) iPad
3 6 (2.94%) Replication
4 4 (1.96%) Clustering
4 4 (1.96%) CMDB
5 3 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.47%) FMCG
5 3 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.98%) BYOD
6 2 (0.98%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.98%) iPhone
6 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 182 (89.22%) Windows
2 135 (66.18%) Windows Server
3 124 (60.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 94 (46.08%) Windows 7
5 76 (37.25%) Windows 10
6 68 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (20.10%) Windows 8
8 17 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.92%) Linux
10 5 (2.45%) Unix
11 3 (1.47%) Android
11 3 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.98%) AIX
12 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.49%) CentOS
13 1 (0.49%) Debian
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.71%) ITIL
2 17 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 14 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (5.39%) Change Control
4 11 (5.39%) Patch Management
5 10 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 8 (3.92%) Server Hardening
6 8 (3.92%) SIEM
7 7 (3.43%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (2.94%) IT Strategy
8 6 (2.94%) Security Management
9 5 (2.45%) IT Audit
9 5 (2.45%) Migration
9 5 (2.45%) Project Management
9 5 (2.45%) Time Management
10 4 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (1.96%) Application Packaging
10 4 (1.96%) Open Source
10 4 (1.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.25%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.35%) SQL
3 7 (3.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (16.67%) MCSE
3 26 (12.75%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (12.75%) MCP
4 24 (11.76%) CCNA
5 16 (7.84%) Degree
6 8 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.92%) MCSA
7 4 (1.96%) CCNP
7 4 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.47%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.98%) MCITP
10 1 (0.49%) RHCE
10 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.22%) SLA
2 10 (4.90%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 156 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 77 (37.75%) Hyper-V
3 57 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.86%) Terminal Services
5 9 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.43%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.94%) vSphere
8 5 (2.45%) XenApp
9 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.49%) KVM
10 1 (0.49%) OpenSIPS
10 1 (0.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (8.82%) SCCM
2 5 (2.45%) WSUS
3 4 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.98%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.98%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.49%) cPanel
6 1 (0.49%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.49%) Plesk
6 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (80.88%) Microsoft
2 125 (61.27%) VMware
3 101 (49.51%) Cisco
4 28 (13.73%) Citrix
5 27 (13.24%) Veeam
6 12 (5.88%) HP
7 7 (3.43%) Wyse
8 6 (2.94%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.45%) Apple
10 4 (1.96%) EMC
10 4 (1.96%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.96%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.47%) Dell
11 3 (1.47%) Juniper
11 3 (1.47%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.47%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (1.47%) Panasonic
12 2 (0.98%) NetApp
12 2 (0.98%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.98%) Symantec