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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 13 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 171 177 152
Rank change year-on-year +6 -25 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 91 51 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.57% 1.05% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.22% 10.24% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 72 51 22
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,375
25th Percentile £27,188 £32,500 £37,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,000 £43,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -24.14% +3.57% +20.00%
75th Percentile £48,750 £49,375 £48,463
90th Percentile £52,400 £52,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £34,500 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year -18.82% +12.58% +11.03%

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 640 498 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.06% 10.25% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 414 379 262
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,774 £34,675
25th Percentile £36,313 £41,250 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,913
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.95% +10.38%

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 13 August 2022.

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 13 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Bolton +10 6 £26,000 - 2
Altrincham -6 2 £28,500 -32.94%
Sale - 2 £29,750 -
Wigan +2 1 £60,000 +118.18%
Salford - 1 £47,500 - 3
Stockport - 1 £27,500 -
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, 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 85 (93.41%) Active Directory
2 78 (85.71%) Windows
3 71 (78.02%) Microsoft
4 55 (60.44%) Microsoft 365
5 53 (58.24%) Windows Server
6 48 (52.75%) Azure
7 37 (40.66%) Windows 10
8 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (28.57%) DNS
10 25 (27.47%) VMware
10 25 (27.47%) Social Skills
11 24 (26.37%) DHCP
12 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (23.08%) Driving Licence
13 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
13 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
13 21 (23.08%) Firewall
14 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
14 19 (20.88%) PowerShell
15 18 (19.78%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (19.78%) Virtual Desktop
16 16 (17.58%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (17.58%) PaaS
16 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
16 16 (17.58%) Cisco
17 15 (16.48%) SharePoint
17 15 (16.48%) Ruckus Wireless
17 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 14 (15.38%) Linux
19 13 (14.29%) SCCM

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 15 (16.48%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.49%) Apache
3 5 (5.49%) nginx
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.30%) IIS
5 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (60.44%) Microsoft 365
2 48 (52.75%) Azure
3 16 (17.58%) Azure Active Directory
3 16 (17.58%) PaaS
4 10 (10.99%) AWS
5 8 (8.79%) Power Platform
5 8 (8.79%) PowerApps
6 6 (6.59%) OneDrive
7 4 (4.40%) Power Automate
8 2 (2.20%) GCP
9 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.10%) IaaS
9 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) DNS
2 24 (26.37%) DHCP
3 21 (23.08%) Firewall
4 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
5 18 (19.78%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (13.19%) Structured Cabling
6 12 (13.19%) VLAN
6 12 (13.19%) WAN
7 11 (12.09%) LAN
7 11 (12.09%) Wireless
8 10 (10.99%) DECT
8 10 (10.99%) VPN
9 9 (9.89%) Internet
10 8 (8.79%) SAN
11 7 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (6.59%) MPLS
12 6 (6.59%) Network Security
13 3 (3.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (3.30%) NAS
13 3 (3.30%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) MySQL
1 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.20%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.10%) GIS
General
1 25 (27.47%) Social Skills
2 12 (13.19%) Legal
2 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.99%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Back Office
5 3 (3.30%) Local Government
6 2 (2.20%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.20%) Law
7 1 (1.10%) French Language
7 1 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 17 (18.68%) IT Analyst
3 16 (17.58%) Consultant
3 16 (17.58%) Senior Consultant
4 14 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) IT Technician
5 12 (13.19%) IT Support
6 10 (10.99%) Field Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Field Telecoms Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Telecoms Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Help Desk Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Help Desk Technician
8 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (8.79%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) IT Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) LAMP
1 5 (5.49%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (5.49%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (4.40%) LDAP
3 3 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.20%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.10%) SAML
5 1 (1.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 10 (10.99%) Legacy Systems
3 9 (9.89%) CCTV
4 3 (3.30%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.20%) Clustering
5 2 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (85.71%) Windows
2 53 (58.24%) Windows Server
3 37 (40.66%) Windows 10
4 14 (15.38%) Linux
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (6.59%) CentOS
10 3 (3.30%) Unix
11 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (13.19%) ITIL
3 11 (12.09%) Asset Management
3 11 (12.09%) Change Management
4 10 (10.99%) Data Privacy
5 8 (8.79%) Agile
5 8 (8.79%) Application Packaging
5 8 (8.79%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.69%) Migration
7 6 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.59%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.59%) Service Management
8 5 (5.49%) Containerisation
8 5 (5.49%) Open Source
8 5 (5.49%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.49%) Project Management
9 4 (4.40%) Technology Strategy
9 4 (4.40%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.69%) SQL
3 5 (5.49%) Bash
3 5 (5.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
3 12 (13.19%) CCNA
3 12 (13.19%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.40%) DBS Check
4 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) CCA
5 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.30%) MCSE
6 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) MCP
6 2 (2.20%) MCSA
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (93.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (19.78%) Virtual Desktop
4 11 (12.09%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (8.79%) Docker
7 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (5.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (4.40%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (3.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (3.30%) etcd
10 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.20%) vSphere
11 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (14.29%) SCCM
3 11 (12.09%) WSUS
4 8 (8.79%) Ansible
4 8 (8.79%) Kubernetes
5 5 (5.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 5 (5.49%) Cacti
5 5 (5.49%) Nagios
5 5 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.49%) Puppet
5 5 (5.49%) ZABBIX
6 4 (4.40%) SCOM
7 3 (3.30%) Bacula
7 3 (3.30%) Bareos
7 3 (3.30%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.30%) Rancher
8 2 (2.20%) FortiGate
8 2 (2.20%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 71 (78.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (27.47%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Ruckus Wireless
5 11 (12.09%) Avaya
5 11 (12.09%) Mitel
6 10 (10.99%) BroadSoft
6 10 (10.99%) BT
6 10 (10.99%) Citrix
6 10 (10.99%) MikroTik
6 10 (10.99%) NEC
6 10 (10.99%) Panasonic
6 10 (10.99%) Samsung
6 10 (10.99%) Siemens
7 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.49%) Juniper
9 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.30%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.30%) Google
10 3 (3.30%) WatchGuard