Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 138 135
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +32
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 44 63 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.13% 1.52% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.38% 10.94% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 121
10th Percentile £34,400 £22,900 £21,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £26,563 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +30.84%
75th Percentile £49,438 £44,875 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £57,500 £52,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% +18.75% +14.29%

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 525 576 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.46% 13.88% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 435 423 649
10th Percentile £35,750 £28,957 £25,700
25th Percentile £42,000 £36,625 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,750 £70,000 £76,031
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.83% +7.65% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Manchester

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Manchester.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Manchester

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

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 18 May 2021. 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
Altrincham -1 7 £42,500 +88.89%
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 37 (84.09%) Windows
3 34 (77.27%) Microsoft
4 33 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 28 (63.64%) Microsoft 365
6 25 (56.82%) Azure
7 24 (54.55%) VMware
8 23 (52.27%) DNS
9 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (43.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
11 17 (38.64%) SQL
11 17 (38.64%) Cisco
12 16 (36.36%) Firewall
13 15 (34.09%) Citrix
13 15 (34.09%) DHCP
13 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
13 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (29.55%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (27.27%) Sophos
15 12 (27.27%) SCCM
16 11 (25.00%) AWS
16 11 (25.00%) HP
16 11 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
17 10 (22.73%) Dell
17 10 (22.73%) WAN
17 10 (22.73%) LAN
17 10 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
18 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
18 9 (20.45%) VPN

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 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft 365
2 25 (56.82%) Azure
3 11 (25.00%) AWS
4 5 (11.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (11.36%) IaaS
4 5 (11.36%) PaaS
4 5 (11.36%) SaaS
5 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) DNS
2 16 (36.36%) Firewall
3 15 (34.09%) DHCP
4 10 (22.73%) LAN
4 10 (22.73%) WAN
5 9 (20.45%) SAN
5 9 (20.45%) VPN
6 7 (15.91%) Skype
6 7 (15.91%) VoIP
7 6 (13.64%) FTP
7 6 (13.64%) IPsec
7 6 (13.64%) NAS
7 6 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (13.64%) SSL
7 6 (13.64%) VLAN
7 6 (13.64%) Wireless
7 6 (13.64%) WLAN
8 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
10 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Exchange Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Exchange Support
4 10 (22.73%) IT Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Citrix Support
6 8 (18.18%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (11.36%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) iPad
2 6 (13.64%) iPhone
3 3 (6.82%) PKI
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 33 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 10
5 6 (13.64%) Android
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
5 7 (15.91%) Change Control
6 6 (13.64%) Analytical Thinking
6 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (13.64%) CRM
6 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (13.64%) Proactive Maintenance
6 6 (13.64%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Storage Management
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.64%) MCITP
2 6 (13.64%) MCSA
2 6 (13.64%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 8 (18.18%) vSphere
5 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) FortiGate
2 6 (13.64%) ServiceCenter
2 6 (13.64%) WSUS
3 5 (11.36%) Ansible
3 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.36%) Puppet
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco
4 15 (34.09%) Citrix
5 12 (27.27%) Sophos
6 11 (25.00%) HP
7 10 (22.73%) Dell
8 7 (15.91%) NetApp
9 6 (13.64%) Polycom
9 6 (13.64%) Proofpoint
9 6 (13.64%) ZyXEL
10 5 (11.36%) Veeam
11 4 (9.09%) Nimble Storage