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

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 120 149
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 -50
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 170 204 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.31% 2.56% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.58% 14.75% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 161 196 131
Manchester median annual salary £26,500 £28,626 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.43% +0.44% -10.24%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £25,000 £29,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -13.79% +3.57% -2.61%

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 1,166 1,383 1,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.84% 17.37% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,188 1,241
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.87%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,675 £24,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £63,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 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 20 November 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 +13 18 £21,000 -30.00% 2
Bolton +29 12 £24,000 -31.43% 2
Salford +1 11 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Wigan +3 8 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Cheadle +5 6 £21,500 -57.00% 2
Rochdale +6 4 £70,000 +218.18% 2
Altrincham -12 3 £24,500 -30.00%
Oldham - 1 £32,500 - 1
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 152 (89.41%) Windows
2 127 (74.71%) Active Directory
3 112 (65.88%) Windows Server
4 105 (61.76%) Microsoft
5 99 (58.24%) VMware
6 84 (49.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 80 (47.06%) Office 365
8 76 (44.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (38.82%) Cisco
10 55 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 54 (31.76%) Firewall
12 52 (30.59%) ITIL
13 47 (27.65%) Hyper-V
14 45 (26.47%) Citrix
15 42 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2013
16 41 (24.12%) Windows 7
17 39 (22.94%) Windows 10
18 37 (21.76%) DNS
19 36 (21.18%) TCP/IP
19 36 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 32 (18.82%) DHCP
21 31 (18.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 30 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
22 30 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
22 30 (17.65%) SCCM
23 27 (15.88%) SharePoint
24 26 (15.29%) Microsoft Office
25 25 (14.71%) Tech Ops
25 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification

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 84 (49.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 42 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (15.88%) SharePoint
4 17 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.41%) Skype for Business
6 9 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.76%) IIS
8 3 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.18%) Apache
9 2 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (15.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 80 (47.06%) Office 365
2 36 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.12%) IaaS
4 5 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (31.76%) Firewall
2 37 (21.76%) DNS
3 36 (21.18%) TCP/IP
4 32 (18.82%) DHCP
5 18 (10.59%) Skype
6 13 (7.65%) LAN
6 13 (7.65%) Unified Communications
6 13 (7.65%) WAN
7 12 (7.06%) SAN
8 10 (5.88%) VPN
9 9 (5.29%) VLAN
9 9 (5.29%) VoIP
10 7 (4.12%) Internet
10 7 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (2.94%) Wireless
13 4 (2.35%) Broadband
13 4 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.88%) Retail
3 8 (4.71%) Finance
4 5 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Automotive
5 2 (1.18%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Billing
5 2 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (21.76%) Support Engineer
2 33 (19.41%) Service Desk Engineer
3 26 (15.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 26 (15.29%) Analyst
3 26 (15.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 24 (14.12%) IT Engineer
5 24 (14.12%) VMware Engineer
6 18 (10.59%) Desktop Support
6 18 (10.59%) IT Support
7 17 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
7 17 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 17 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 17 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
8 16 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (9.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (7.06%) Service Analyst
9 12 (7.06%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 10 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.35%) Web Services
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.12%) Driving Licence
2 11 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.29%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.12%) Replication
5 6 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.94%) CMDB
6 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.35%) iPhone
8 3 (1.76%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.76%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.18%) Fintech
9 2 (1.18%) PKI
10 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.59%) iPad
10 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 152 (89.41%) Windows
2 112 (65.88%) Windows Server
3 76 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (44.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (24.12%) Windows 7
5 39 (22.94%) Windows 10
6 20 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.29%) Mac OS
8 7 (4.12%) Android
9 6 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.35%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.35%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.18%) Linux
12 1 (0.59%) Unix
12 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.59%) ITIL
2 31 (18.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (14.71%) Tech Ops
5 20 (11.76%) Service Management
6 13 (7.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (7.65%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.65%) Migration
6 13 (7.65%) Problem Management
7 12 (7.06%) Change Management
8 8 (4.71%) ITSM
9 7 (4.12%) CRM
9 7 (4.12%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.53%) Line Management
11 5 (2.94%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (2.94%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.94%) Service Design
11 5 (2.94%) Service Desk Management
12 4 (2.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.24%) SQL
2 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.18%) PHP
5 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.53%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (8.82%) CCNA
3 15 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (7.65%) CCNP
5 11 (6.47%) MCP
6 10 (5.88%) DBS Check
7 9 (5.29%) MCSE
8 8 (4.71%) CCIE
8 8 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (4.12%) HNC
10 5 (2.94%) VCP5
11 4 (2.35%) Degree
12 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (1.18%) MCSA
13 1 (0.59%) MCITP
13 1 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) GDPR
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 127 (74.71%) Active Directory
2 55 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (27.65%) Hyper-V
4 30 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (9.41%) XenApp
6 12 (7.06%) Terminal Server
7 8 (4.71%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (3.53%) VMware Server
9 6 (3.53%) vSphere
10 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.59%) vCloud
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (17.65%) SCCM
2 6 (3.53%) SCVMM
3 5 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.35%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (2.35%) SCOM
5 3 (1.76%) DameWare
5 3 (1.76%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.76%) SmoothWall
6 2 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.59%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 105 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 99 (58.24%) VMware
3 66 (38.82%) Cisco
4 45 (26.47%) Citrix
5 16 (9.41%) NetApp
6 11 (6.47%) Veeam
7 9 (5.29%) HP
8 8 (4.71%) Dell
8 8 (4.71%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.53%) Avaya
10 5 (2.94%) Symantec
11 4 (2.35%) EMC
12 3 (1.76%) Apple
12 3 (1.76%) Aruba
12 3 (1.76%) Mitel
12 3 (1.76%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (1.76%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.76%) Sophos
13 2 (1.18%) F5
13 2 (1.18%) Meraki