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

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 127 128
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -41
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 161 201 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.20% 2.44% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.48% 13.06% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 140 198 138
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -12.31% +3.17%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,550 £47,500 £47,875
North West median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - -6.25%

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 1,290 1,539 1,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.60% 18.66% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,052 1,354 978
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £69,875 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 July 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 +3 15 £42,500 +60.38% 3
Salford +6 9 £24,000 - 2
Wigan +12 8 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Bolton +10 5 £24,000 -31.43% 2
Oldham - 3 £21,500 -
Altrincham -2 2 £23,750 -8.65%
Cheadle -10 2 £22,000 -12.87%
Bury -19 1 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Rochdale - 1 £65,000 -
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 135 (83.85%) Windows
2 121 (75.16%) Active Directory
3 105 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 99 (61.49%) Windows Server
5 93 (57.76%) Office 365
6 91 (56.52%) VMware
7 79 (49.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 75 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 72 (44.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 69 (42.86%) Hyper-V
11 64 (39.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 61 (37.89%) Exchange Server 2013
13 49 (30.43%) DNS
14 46 (28.57%) ITIL
15 43 (26.71%) TCP/IP
15 43 (26.71%) Firewall
16 40 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
17 38 (23.60%) Cisco
18 37 (22.98%) DHCP
19 35 (21.74%) Citrix
20 33 (20.50%) SQL Server
20 33 (20.50%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (19.88%) Skype
22 29 (18.01%) SQL
23 28 (17.39%) SCCM
24 27 (16.77%) Skype for Business
25 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Office
25 26 (16.15%) Exchange Server 2007
26 24 (14.91%) VMware ESXi
26 24 (14.91%) SLA

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 72 (44.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 61 (37.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (16.77%) Skype for Business
4 26 (16.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.21%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 93 (57.76%) Office 365
2 33 (20.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.94%) IaaS
4 3 (1.86%) G Suite
4 3 (1.86%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.62%) PaaS
6 1 (0.62%) SaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.43%) DNS
2 43 (26.71%) Firewall
2 43 (26.71%) TCP/IP
3 37 (22.98%) DHCP
4 32 (19.88%) Skype
5 21 (13.04%) LAN
5 21 (13.04%) WAN
6 20 (12.42%) VLAN
6 20 (12.42%) VPN
7 17 (10.56%) SAN
8 16 (9.94%) VoIP
9 9 (5.59%) Unified Communications
10 6 (3.73%) PBX
10 6 (3.73%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (3.73%) WLAN
11 5 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.48%) Wireless
13 3 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.59%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (9.32%) Retail
2 13 (8.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.35%) Finance
4 5 (3.11%) Legal
5 2 (1.24%) Back Office
5 2 (1.24%) Billing
6 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 28 (17.39%) Analyst
3 27 (16.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (12.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 19 (11.80%) IT Support
6 17 (10.56%) Service Desk Engineer
7 16 (9.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (9.32%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (8.70%) IT Engineer
10 13 (8.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 12 (7.45%) IT Manager
12 11 (6.83%) Help Desk Support
12 11 (6.83%) Support Analyst
13 10 (6.21%) Active Directory Engineer
13 10 (6.21%) Help Desk Engineer
14 9 (5.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 9 (5.59%) Help Desk Support Engineer
14 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.24%) .NET
2 1 (0.62%) JSON
2 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Driving Licence
2 13 (8.07%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.83%) Replication
4 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (4.35%) Clustering
5 7 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.11%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.24%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.24%) iPhone
7 2 (1.24%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.62%) iPad
8 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (83.85%) Windows
2 99 (61.49%) Windows Server
3 79 (49.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 23 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.07%) Mac OS
7 7 (4.35%) Linux
8 6 (3.73%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.11%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.48%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.48%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.86%) Android
12 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.62%) CentOS
13 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.57%) ITIL
2 23 (14.29%) Tech Ops
3 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
4 18 (11.18%) Change Management
5 17 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (10.56%) Service Management
6 16 (9.94%) Incident Management
6 16 (9.94%) Migration
7 14 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (8.07%) ITIL V3
9 11 (6.83%) Mentoring
9 11 (6.83%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.21%) CRM
10 10 (6.21%) ITSM
11 9 (5.59%) Line Management
11 9 (5.59%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (4.97%) Network Design
13 7 (4.35%) People Management
13 7 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (3.11%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.01%) SQL
2 8 (4.97%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (13.04%) MCSE
3 15 (9.32%) MCP
3 15 (9.32%) MCSA
4 10 (6.21%) DBS Check
4 10 (6.21%) Degree
4 10 (6.21%) HNC
5 9 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.97%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.73%) CCNA
8 6 (3.73%) CCNP
8 6 (3.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.11%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (3.11%) VCP5
10 3 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.62%) CCIE
11 1 (0.62%) MCITP
11 1 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) COSHH
2 3 (1.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) GDPR
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) PMO
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 121 (75.16%) Active Directory
2 69 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 64 (39.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (14.91%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (9.32%) XenApp
6 9 (5.59%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (4.97%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.48%) XenServer
9 3 (1.86%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.86%) Xen
10 2 (1.24%) vCloud
11 1 (0.62%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.62%) NFS
11 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (17.39%) SCCM
2 11 (6.83%) Backup Exec
3 10 (6.21%) SCOM
4 9 (5.59%) Failover Clustering
4 9 (5.59%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.48%) WSUS
6 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.62%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 105 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 91 (56.52%) VMware
3 38 (23.60%) Cisco
4 35 (21.74%) Citrix
5 20 (12.42%) Veeam
6 8 (4.97%) Mitel
7 6 (3.73%) Acme Packet
7 6 (3.73%) Dell
7 6 (3.73%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.73%) Sonus
8 5 (3.11%) Google
9 4 (2.48%) EMC
9 4 (2.48%) HP
9 4 (2.48%) NetApp
10 3 (1.86%) Apple
10 3 (1.86%) Avaya
10 3 (1.86%) Isilon
10 3 (1.86%) Symantec
11 2 (1.24%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.24%) SonicWALL