Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 174 134
Rank change year-on-year +27 -40 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 92 118 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.62% 1.74% 2.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.17% 11.40% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 116 163
Manchester median annual salary £29,750 £26,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.26% -1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £20,150
90th Percentile £43,125 £48,000 £38,750
North West median annual salary £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.43% -3.64% -

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 756 1,035 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.32% 15.25% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 589 867 1,060
Manchester median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £84,600 £66,000
North West median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.12% - +13.33%

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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 2020. 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 -25 4 £22,500 +7.14% 1
Salford -10 3 £30,000 +22.45% 1
Bolton -20 2 £27,250 +13.54% 1
Oldham - 2 £26,000 -
Altrincham +20 1 £22,500 -8.16%
Cheadle -5 1 £29,000 +34.88% 1
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 80 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 78 (84.78%) Windows
3 77 (83.70%) Microsoft
4 54 (58.70%) VMware
5 48 (52.17%) Office 365
6 41 (44.57%) DNS
7 40 (43.48%) Azure
8 35 (38.04%) DHCP
9 34 (36.96%) Citrix
9 34 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 33 (35.87%) Hyper-V
11 32 (34.78%) Windows Server
12 30 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Office
14 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
14 25 (27.17%) Windows 10
15 24 (26.09%) Windows 7
16 23 (25.00%) Firewall
17 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (18.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (17.39%) SAN
19 16 (17.39%) ITIL
19 16 (17.39%) Cisco
20 15 (16.30%) Veeam
20 15 (16.30%) XenApp
21 14 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
21 14 (15.22%) SLA
22 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP

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 34 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Elite 3E
1 3 (3.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (52.17%) Office 365
2 40 (43.48%) Azure
3 11 (11.96%) AWS
4 8 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) PaaS
5 1 (1.09%) SaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (44.57%) DNS
2 35 (38.04%) DHCP
3 23 (25.00%) Firewall
4 16 (17.39%) SAN
5 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
5 13 (14.13%) VoIP
6 11 (11.96%) NetScaler
7 10 (10.87%) LAN
8 9 (9.78%) WAN
9 8 (8.70%) Skype
10 7 (7.61%) VPN
11 6 (6.52%) IP Telephony
12 5 (5.43%) Internet
12 5 (5.43%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (4.35%) Unified Communications
13 4 (4.35%) Wireless
14 3 (3.26%) PBX
15 2 (2.17%) Intranet
15 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
16 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (11.96%) Law
2 7 (7.61%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Finance
5 1 (1.09%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 15 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) Service Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Citrix Engineer
5 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) IT Engineer
7 11 (11.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (10.87%) Service Desk Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (8.70%) IT Support
11 7 (7.61%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (7.61%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (7.61%) Network Engineer
11 7 (7.61%) Office 365 Engineer
11 7 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (7.61%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.78%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (7.61%) Replication
5 4 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.26%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.26%) HP Storage
6 3 (3.26%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.09%) iPad
8 1 (1.09%) iPhone
8 1 (1.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 78 (84.78%) Windows
2 32 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (27.17%) Windows 10
5 24 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (14.13%) Windows 8
8 10 (10.87%) Android
9 8 (8.70%) Apple iOS
10 6 (6.52%) Linux
11 3 (3.26%) SUSE
12 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.09%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (17.39%) ITIL
3 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.87%) Document Management
5 10 (10.87%) Proactive Monitoring
6 9 (9.78%) Information Security
7 8 (8.70%) Information Security Management
7 8 (8.70%) ISMS
7 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.70%) Security Management
8 7 (7.61%) ITSM
8 7 (7.61%) Ticket Management
9 6 (6.52%) Data Privacy
10 5 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (4.35%) DevOps
12 3 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
12 3 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.78%) MCSA
3 7 (7.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.26%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) MCTS
5 1 (1.09%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) SLA
2 6 (6.52%) GDPR
3 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) NIST
System Software
1 80 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 33 (35.87%) Hyper-V
3 30 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (16.30%) XenApp
5 14 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (14.13%) XenDesktop
7 12 (13.04%) vSphere
8 10 (10.87%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 3 (3.26%) Terminal Server
10 2 (2.17%) Firmware
10 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.17%) vCloud
10 2 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) XenMobile
2 7 (7.61%) SCCM
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.09%) SCOM
4 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.09%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 77 (83.70%) Microsoft
2 54 (58.70%) VMware
3 34 (36.96%) Citrix
4 16 (17.39%) Cisco
5 15 (16.30%) Veeam
6 10 (10.87%) Dell
6 10 (10.87%) iManage
6 10 (10.87%) NetApp
7 9 (9.78%) HP
8 8 (8.70%) Actuate
9 7 (7.61%) Avaya
9 7 (7.61%) ServiceNow
9 7 (7.61%) Sony
10 6 (6.52%) EMC
11 5 (5.43%) Symantec
12 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.26%) Intapp
12 3 (3.26%) LexisNexis
12 3 (3.26%) Proofpoint
12 3 (3.26%) Sonus