Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 133 111
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 -22
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 176 171 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.36% 2.32% 2.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.97% 12.45% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 163 154 153
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £20,150 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,750 £44,500
North West median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -10.45%

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 1,260 1,373 1,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.90% 18.65% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,062 1,227 989
Manchester median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,250 £22,960
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +1.35%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
Stockport -10 18 £26,500 -3.64% 1
Altrincham -11 7 £28,000 +3.70%
Rochdale +7 5 £22,000 -4.35%
Salford -4 4 £27,500 -8.86% 9
Sale +9 2 £23,500 -22.31%
Bolton +7 1 £37,500 +0.67% 1
Cheadle -14 1 £52,500 +90.91%
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 162 (92.05%) Windows
2 141 (80.11%) Microsoft
3 139 (78.98%) Active Directory
4 127 (72.16%) Windows Server
5 121 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 119 (67.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 117 (66.48%) VMware
8 106 (60.23%) Office 365
9 95 (53.98%) Cisco
10 78 (44.32%) Hyper-V
11 75 (42.61%) Firewall
12 74 (42.05%) Windows 7
12 74 (42.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 66 (37.50%) Windows 10
14 63 (35.80%) DNS
14 63 (35.80%) ITIL
15 57 (32.39%) TCP/IP
16 56 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (29.55%) Microsoft Office
18 51 (28.98%) LAN
18 51 (28.98%) WAN
19 35 (19.89%) DHCP
19 35 (19.89%) SAN
20 34 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
21 32 (18.18%) SLA
22 31 (17.61%) Citrix
22 31 (17.61%) Veeam
23 30 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
24 29 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2013
25 27 (15.34%) MCP

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
1 121 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (8.52%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.11%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.41%) IIS
7 3 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (29.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 106 (60.23%) Office 365
2 17 (9.66%) Mimecast
3 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.70%) SaaS
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.14%) G Suite
5 2 (1.14%) IaaS
5 2 (1.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.57%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 75 (42.61%) Firewall
2 63 (35.80%) DNS
3 57 (32.39%) TCP/IP
4 51 (28.98%) LAN
4 51 (28.98%) WAN
5 35 (19.89%) DHCP
5 35 (19.89%) SAN
6 22 (12.50%) VLAN
7 20 (11.36%) VoIP
8 14 (7.95%) VPN
9 13 (7.39%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (3.98%) Skype
11 4 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.70%) Internet
12 3 (1.70%) NAS
13 2 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.14%) PABX
13 2 (1.14%) PBX
13 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 13 (7.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.98%) Finance
3 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.27%) Retail
5 3 (1.70%) Back Office
5 3 (1.70%) Billing
6 2 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (27.84%) Support Engineer
2 32 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 31 (17.61%) IT Support
4 23 (13.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 23 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (13.07%) IT Engineer
5 21 (11.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 18 (10.23%) Analyst
6 18 (10.23%) Service Desk Engineer
7 16 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
7 16 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (7.95%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (7.39%) Support Analyst
10 12 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Team Leader
12 9 (5.11%) 1st Line Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) IT Analyst
12 9 (5.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.27%) .NET
1 4 (2.27%) Web Services
2 2 (1.14%) COM
3 1 (0.57%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 7 (3.98%) Replication
3 5 (2.84%) iPad
4 4 (2.27%) Clustering
4 4 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) BYOD
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.14%) FMCG
6 2 (1.14%) iPhone
6 2 (1.14%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.57%) CMDB
7 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.57%) Life Science
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 162 (92.05%) Windows
2 127 (72.16%) Windows Server
3 119 (67.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (42.05%) Windows 7
4 74 (42.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 21 (11.93%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.98%) Linux
9 5 (2.84%) Unix
10 3 (1.70%) Android
10 3 (1.70%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.14%) AIX
11 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.80%) ITIL
2 9 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (5.11%) Problem Management
3 8 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 7 (3.98%) Change Control
5 6 (3.41%) Migration
5 6 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (2.84%) IT Audit
6 5 (2.84%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (2.84%) Service Management
7 4 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (2.27%) IT Strategy
7 4 (2.27%) Open Source
7 4 (2.27%) Patch Management
7 4 (2.27%) Project Management
7 4 (2.27%) Server Building
8 3 (1.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (1.70%) ERP
8 3 (1.70%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (1.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.25%) SQL
3 7 (3.98%) VBScript
4 2 (1.14%) VB
5 1 (0.57%) C#
5 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (15.34%) MCP
3 26 (14.77%) MCSE
4 21 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (10.80%) CCNA
6 12 (6.82%) MCSA
7 7 (3.98%) Degree
8 5 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.84%) MCITP
9 4 (2.27%) CCNP
10 3 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (18.18%) SLA
2 12 (6.82%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (78.98%) Active Directory
2 78 (44.32%) Hyper-V
3 56 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.55%) XenApp
5 4 (2.27%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.57%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.57%) vSphere
7 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (13.07%) SCCM
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.57%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (80.11%) Microsoft
2 117 (66.48%) VMware
3 95 (53.98%) Cisco
4 31 (17.61%) Citrix
4 31 (17.61%) Veeam
5 18 (10.23%) HP
6 5 (2.84%) Apple
7 4 (2.27%) Dell
8 3 (1.70%) Ivanti
8 3 (1.70%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.14%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.14%) Google
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle
9 2 (1.14%) Panasonic
9 2 (1.14%) Sophos
9 2 (1.14%) Wyse
10 1 (0.57%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.57%) Splunk