Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 112 144
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -52
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 173 227 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.39% 2.84% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.84% 14.97% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 159 216 116
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £29,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% -10.08% +7.50%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £25,000 £29,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.53% -10.00% +8.33%

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 1,516 1,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.10% 18.99% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1,319 1,091
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 19 £31,500 +14.55% 1
Bolton +25 12 £24,000 -31.43% 2
Salford -5 11 £24,000 -4.00%
Wigan +10 8 £42,500 +41.67%
Cheadle -6 4 £21,500 -25.86% 1
Oldham - 3 £21,500 - 1
Bury -11 1 £38,500 +18.46%
Altrincham -13 1 £23,500 -26.56%
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 150 (86.71%) Windows
2 131 (75.72%) Active Directory
3 115 (66.47%) Windows Server
4 103 (59.54%) Microsoft
4 103 (59.54%) VMware
5 86 (49.71%) Office 365
6 82 (47.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (47.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 76 (43.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (39.31%) Hyper-V
9 65 (37.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 61 (35.26%) Cisco
11 60 (34.68%) Exchange Server 2013
12 56 (32.37%) Firewall
13 53 (30.64%) ITIL
14 43 (24.86%) DNS
14 43 (24.86%) Citrix
15 37 (21.39%) TCP/IP
15 37 (21.39%) DHCP
16 34 (19.65%) Windows 7
16 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (18.50%) VMware ESXi
17 32 (18.50%) SCCM
17 32 (18.50%) Windows 10
18 30 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (16.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 27 (15.61%) Skype
20 27 (15.61%) SQL
21 26 (15.03%) Microsoft Office
21 26 (15.03%) SharePoint

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 82 (47.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 60 (34.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (15.03%) SharePoint
4 22 (12.72%) Skype for Business
5 21 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.78%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.73%) IIS
7 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 26 (15.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 86 (49.71%) Office 365
2 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.36%) IaaS
4 3 (1.73%) G Suite
4 3 (1.73%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.37%) Firewall
2 43 (24.86%) DNS
3 37 (21.39%) DHCP
3 37 (21.39%) TCP/IP
4 27 (15.61%) Skype
5 17 (9.83%) SAN
5 17 (9.83%) VLAN
6 14 (8.09%) VPN
7 13 (7.51%) LAN
7 13 (7.51%) WAN
8 11 (6.36%) Unified Communications
8 11 (6.36%) VoIP
9 8 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.73%) Internet
12 3 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.73%) Wireless
13 2 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 13 (7.51%) Retail
2 12 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.62%) Finance
4 5 (2.89%) Legal
5 2 (1.16%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (22.54%) Support Engineer
2 31 (17.92%) Service Desk Engineer
3 27 (15.61%) Analyst
4 24 (13.87%) IT Engineer
5 23 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (12.72%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (11.56%) 1st Line Engineer
7 20 (11.56%) IT Support
7 20 (11.56%) VMware Engineer
8 18 (10.40%) 1st Line Support
9 17 (9.83%) Desktop Support
10 16 (9.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 16 (9.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (9.25%) Desktop Engineer
11 15 (8.67%) Exchange Engineer
12 14 (8.09%) Help Desk Support
13 13 (7.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (6.94%) IT Manager
14 12 (6.94%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.29%) Driving Licence
2 15 (8.67%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (7.51%) Replication
4 7 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.73%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.73%) iPhone
5 3 (1.73%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.16%) CMDB
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Fintech
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 150 (86.71%) Windows
2 115 (66.47%) Windows Server
3 82 (47.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (43.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (19.65%) Windows 7
6 32 (18.50%) Windows 10
7 14 (8.09%) Windows 8
8 13 (7.51%) Mac OS
9 6 (3.47%) Linux
10 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.89%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.31%) Android
11 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.73%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.64%) ITIL
2 29 (16.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 26 (15.03%) Tech Ops
4 19 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (10.98%) Service Management
5 16 (9.25%) Change Management
5 16 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (9.25%) Problem Management
6 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
7 12 (6.94%) Migration
7 12 (6.94%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.36%) ITIL V3
9 10 (5.78%) CRM
9 10 (5.78%) ITSM
10 9 (5.20%) Line Management
10 9 (5.20%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (4.62%) Network Design
12 7 (4.05%) People Management
13 6 (3.47%) Mentoring
14 5 (2.89%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.61%) SQL
2 8 (4.62%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.51%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (6.94%) CCNA
3 12 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (6.94%) DBS Check
3 12 (6.94%) MCSE
4 11 (6.36%) MCP
5 10 (5.78%) CCNP
5 10 (5.78%) HNC
6 8 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.47%) MCSA
8 5 (2.89%) CCIE
8 5 (2.89%) VCP5
9 4 (2.31%) Degree
10 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.58%) MCITP
11 1 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.16%) COSHH
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
4 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 131 (75.72%) Active Directory
2 68 (39.31%) Hyper-V
3 65 (37.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (18.50%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (9.83%) XenApp
6 11 (6.36%) XenDesktop
7 9 (5.20%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (3.47%) Terminal Server
8 6 (3.47%) VMware Server
8 6 (3.47%) vSphere
9 3 (1.73%) XenServer
10 2 (1.16%) Xen
11 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.58%) NFS
11 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.58%) vCloud
11 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (18.50%) SCCM
2 11 (6.36%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.20%) Failover Clustering
3 9 (5.20%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.05%) SCOM
5 4 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.73%) DameWare
6 3 (1.73%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.73%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.73%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 103 (59.54%) Microsoft
1 103 (59.54%) VMware
2 61 (35.26%) Cisco
3 43 (24.86%) Citrix
4 22 (12.72%) Veeam
5 10 (5.78%) NetApp
6 9 (5.20%) HP
7 8 (4.62%) Dell
7 8 (4.62%) Mitel
8 5 (2.89%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.31%) Avaya
9 4 (2.31%) EMC
9 4 (2.31%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.73%) Apple
10 3 (1.73%) Aruba
10 3 (1.73%) Google
10 3 (1.73%) Symantec
11 2 (1.16%) Isilon
11 2 (1.16%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.16%) Remedy