Period
to 5 April 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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
North West > Manchester
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 143 157
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14 -32
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 79 129 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.58% 2.05% 1.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.43% 13.02% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57 123 116
Median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +20.37% -1.82%
10th Percentile £21,150 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £39,500
North West median annual salary £36,250 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% -

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 691 991 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.78% 15.77% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 519 750 1,090
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,475 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +13.33%

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 5 April 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 5 April 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
Salford +11 5 £40,250 +67.51%
Stockport -18 5 £22,500 -37.50% 2
Oldham - 3 £26,000 -
Altrincham +14 2 £22,500 -3.23%
Bolton -10 2 £29,750 +23.96%
Cheadle -5 1 - -
MS Exchange
North West

For the 6 months to 5 April 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 70 (88.61%) Microsoft
2 63 (79.75%) Windows
3 56 (70.89%) Active Directory
4 52 (65.82%) Office 365
5 42 (53.16%) VMware
6 40 (50.63%) Azure
7 38 (48.10%) Windows Server
8 36 (45.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (35.44%) DNS
11 27 (34.18%) Hyper-V
12 26 (32.91%) Cisco
12 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (30.38%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (29.11%) Citrix
15 21 (26.58%) LAN
15 21 (26.58%) DHCP
15 21 (26.58%) Windows 7
15 21 (26.58%) Windows 10
16 20 (25.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 20 (25.32%) WAN
16 20 (25.32%) Firewall
17 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
18 18 (22.78%) SAN
19 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
19 17 (21.52%) XenApp
20 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
21 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
21 14 (17.72%) XenDesktop

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 36 (45.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (15.19%) Skype for Business
3 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.53%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 52 (65.82%) Office 365
2 40 (50.63%) Azure
3 9 (11.39%) AWS
4 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.80%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.80%) AWS CodeBuild
5 3 (3.80%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.27%) IaaS
6 1 (1.27%) PaaS
6 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.44%) DNS
2 21 (26.58%) DHCP
2 21 (26.58%) LAN
3 20 (25.32%) Firewall
3 20 (25.32%) WAN
4 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
5 18 (22.78%) SAN
6 12 (15.19%) NetScaler
6 12 (15.19%) Skype
7 11 (13.92%) VoIP
8 8 (10.13%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (8.86%) Unified Communications
10 6 (7.59%) Internet
10 6 (7.59%) VPN
11 5 (6.33%) PBX
12 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.53%) Intranet
13 1 (1.27%) BGP
13 1 (1.27%) NAS
13 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) MySQL
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Redis
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (7.59%) Law
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) IT Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Service Desk Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (10.13%) IT Support
7 7 (8.86%) Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.06%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.06%) Replication
5 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) iPhone
7 1 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (79.75%) Windows
2 38 (48.10%) Windows Server
3 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (26.58%) Windows 10
4 21 (26.58%) Windows 7
5 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (15.19%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.06%) Linux
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (3.80%) Android
10 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (25.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (16.46%) ITIL
4 11 (13.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.39%) Proactive Monitoring
6 8 (10.13%) Data Privacy
7 5 (6.33%) DevOps
7 5 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.06%) Migration
8 4 (5.06%) Server Management
8 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.53%) Availability Management
10 2 (2.53%) Change Control
10 2 (2.53%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.53%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) VBScript
4 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.59%) MCSA
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
4 4 (5.06%) MCITP
4 4 (5.06%) MCSE
4 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CCNP
6 1 (1.27%) CCSP
6 1 (1.27%) CCVP
6 1 (1.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.27%) MCTS
6 1 (1.27%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.27%) GDPR
3 1 (1.27%) NIST
System Software
1 56 (70.89%) Active Directory
2 27 (34.18%) Hyper-V
3 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (21.52%) XenApp
5 14 (17.72%) XenDesktop
6 13 (16.46%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (15.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 11 (13.92%) vSphere
9 4 (5.06%) Firmware
10 3 (3.80%) Docker
10 3 (3.80%) vCloud
10 3 (3.80%) VMware NSX
11 1 (1.27%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) SCCM
2 8 (10.13%) XenMobile
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.53%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.27%) SCOM
7 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 70 (88.61%) Microsoft
2 42 (53.16%) VMware
3 26 (32.91%) Cisco
4 23 (29.11%) Citrix
5 8 (10.13%) Actuate
5 8 (10.13%) HP
6 7 (8.86%) Dell
6 7 (8.86%) Veeam
7 6 (7.59%) NetApp
7 6 (7.59%) Sonus
7 6 (7.59%) Symantec
8 4 (5.06%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.06%) Proofpoint
8 4 (5.06%) SAP
9 3 (3.80%) Apple
9 3 (3.80%) Avaya
9 3 (3.80%) EMC
10 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.27%) Baan
11 1 (1.27%) CA