Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 144 139
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 37 110 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.28% 1.74% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.46% 13.14% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 92 158
Median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +17.65% -12.07%
10th Percentile £31,125 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,617 £47,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% +20.00% -13.79%

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 323 837 1,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.16% 13.22% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 287 658 970
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,300 £27,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £78,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,709 £42,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% -0.69% +3.70%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +37 3 £24,000 +6.67%
Rochdale - 1 £30,000 - 1
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (81.08%) Windows
3 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
4 26 (70.27%) VMware
5 24 (64.86%) DNS
6 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
7 22 (59.46%) Firewall
8 21 (56.76%) DHCP
9 19 (51.35%) Cisco
10 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
10 18 (48.65%) Azure
11 17 (45.95%) Citrix
12 16 (43.24%) VoIP
13 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
14 14 (37.84%) Office 365
15 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (32.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (32.43%) CCNA
16 11 (29.73%) WAN
17 10 (27.03%) SQL
17 10 (27.03%) MCP
18 9 (24.32%) LAN
18 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (24.32%) VPN
18 9 (24.32%) SSCP
18 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect

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 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Azure
2 14 (37.84%) Office 365
3 9 (24.32%) AWS
4 3 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) DNS
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 21 (56.76%) DHCP
4 16 (43.24%) VoIP
5 11 (29.73%) WAN
6 9 (24.32%) LAN
6 9 (24.32%) Network Security
6 9 (24.32%) Unified Communications
6 9 (24.32%) VPN
7 6 (16.22%) SAN
8 5 (13.51%) IP Telephony
8 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
10 3 (8.11%) FTP
10 3 (8.11%) IPsec
10 3 (8.11%) SSL
10 3 (8.11%) VLAN
10 3 (8.11%) WLAN
11 2 (5.41%) Skype
12 1 (2.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (8.11%) Electronics
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) IT Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) IT Support
7 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Support
8 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Windows 10
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) SUSE
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (8.11%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Storage Management
6 2 (5.41%) Case Management
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCNA
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (27.03%) MCP
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 9 (24.32%) SSCP
5 6 (16.22%) MCITP
5 6 (16.22%) MCSA
5 6 (16.22%) MCSE
6 3 (8.11%) HP AIS
6 3 (8.11%) HP ASE
6 3 (8.11%) HP MASE
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.11%) JNCIS
6 3 (8.11%) NCIE
6 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
2 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
1 3 (8.11%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (70.27%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco
4 17 (45.95%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) Veeam
6 6 (16.22%) NetApp
7 5 (13.51%) HP
7 5 (13.51%) Sophos
8 4 (10.81%) Dell
8 4 (10.81%) EMC
8 4 (10.81%) Juniper
9 3 (8.11%) Avaya
9 3 (8.11%) Brocade
9 3 (8.11%) ZyXEL
10 2 (5.41%) Draytek
10 2 (5.41%) ESET
10 2 (5.41%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.70%) Splunk