Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 150 137
Rank change year-on-year -16 -13 -30
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 111 149 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.68% 2.03% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.13% 11.60% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 109 138 168
Manchester median annual salary £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -1.82% -15.38%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,775 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £38,750 £42,500
North West median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%

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 997 1,284 1,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.10% 17.47% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 807 1,070 1,228
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +22 16 £21,500 -2.27%
Salford -3 7 £24,500 -10.91% 2
Bolton +21 5 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Rochdale +20 4 £70,000 +104.98%
Altrincham -6 3 £24,500 -12.50%
Wigan - 3 £27,500 -
Cheadle - 2 £23,250 -
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 106 (95.50%) Windows
2 88 (79.28%) Microsoft
3 80 (72.07%) Active Directory
4 71 (63.96%) Windows Server
5 62 (55.86%) Office 365
6 55 (49.55%) Cisco
7 53 (47.75%) VMware
8 44 (39.64%) Windows 10
9 43 (38.74%) ITIL
10 42 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (32.43%) Windows 7
13 35 (31.53%) Microsoft Office
14 34 (30.63%) Firewall
15 33 (29.73%) DNS
16 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 31 (27.93%) SCCM
17 31 (27.93%) DHCP
18 28 (25.23%) Citrix
19 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (22.52%) Problem-Solving
20 22 (19.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
22 20 (18.02%) Hyper-V
23 19 (17.12%) Windows 8
24 17 (15.32%) Skype
24 17 (15.32%) WAN
25 16 (14.41%) LAN
25 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
25 16 (14.41%) NetApp

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 42 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.61%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.41%) IIS
4 6 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.80%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (31.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 62 (55.86%) Office 365
2 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.70%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.90%) IaaS
6 1 (0.90%) OpenDNS
6 1 (0.90%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (30.63%) Firewall
2 33 (29.73%) DNS
3 31 (27.93%) DHCP
4 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 17 (15.32%) Skype
5 17 (15.32%) WAN
6 16 (14.41%) LAN
7 15 (13.51%) VPN
8 9 (8.11%) Wireless
9 7 (6.31%) Internet
10 5 (4.50%) SAN
10 5 (4.50%) Unified Communications
10 5 (4.50%) VoIP
11 4 (3.60%) Broadband
11 4 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.60%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (3.60%) VLAN
12 3 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.70%) IP Telephony
12 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Law
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (17.12%) Support Engineer
3 18 (16.22%) Service Desk Engineer
4 16 (14.41%) IT Engineer
5 14 (12.61%) Analyst
6 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) IT Support
8 9 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Service Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) 1st Line Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Network Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Desktop Support
10 7 (6.31%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (4.50%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) Software Packaging
2 4 (3.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
1 10 (9.01%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.31%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.41%) iPad
3 6 (5.41%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.60%) CMDB
5 4 (3.60%) iPhone
5 4 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.80%) Fintech
6 2 (1.80%) PKI
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 106 (95.50%) Windows
2 71 (63.96%) Windows Server
3 44 (39.64%) Windows 10
4 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (32.43%) Windows 7
6 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (17.12%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.11%) Android
9 5 (4.50%) Linux
10 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) ITIL
2 25 (22.52%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (19.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (8.11%) Service Management
5 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.31%) Migration
7 6 (5.41%) Line Management
7 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.41%) Ticket Management
8 5 (4.50%) Change Control
8 5 (4.50%) Patch Management
8 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.50%) Time Management
9 4 (3.60%) Coaching
9 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.60%) DevOps
9 4 (3.60%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.70%) SQL
3 2 (1.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.51%) CCNA
2 15 (13.51%) CCNP
2 15 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (11.71%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (11.71%) MCP
4 9 (8.11%) CCIE
5 7 (6.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (6.31%) MCSA
5 7 (6.31%) MCSE
6 4 (3.60%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.80%) Degree
7 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (72.07%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.02%) Hyper-V
3 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.91%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.11%) vSphere
6 8 (7.21%) Terminal Server
7 6 (5.41%) XenApp
8 4 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.70%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.90%) vCloud
10 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (27.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.41%) SCOM
3 4 (3.60%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.70%) DameWare
4 3 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 88 (79.28%) Microsoft
2 55 (49.55%) Cisco
3 53 (47.75%) VMware
4 28 (25.23%) Citrix
5 16 (14.41%) NetApp
6 11 (9.91%) Fortinet
7 8 (7.21%) Veeam
8 7 (6.31%) Avaya
9 6 (5.41%) Dell
10 5 (4.50%) Symantec
11 4 (3.60%) HP
11 4 (3.60%) McAfee
11 4 (3.60%) Meraki
12 3 (2.70%) Apple
12 3 (2.70%) Ivanti
12 3 (2.70%) Proofpoint
13 2 (1.80%) EMC
13 2 (1.80%) Qualys
13 2 (1.80%) Remedy
13 2 (1.80%) Sophos