Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 102 115
Rank change year-on-year -50 +13 -25
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 324 487 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.12% 2.67% 2.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.58% 16.76% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 287 414 409
Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £31,375 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.38% +4.58% -13.04%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,413 £19,700
90th Percentile £48,000 £46,600 £44,750
England median annual salary £34,150 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2386 2905 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.59% 15.95% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 2281 2414
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,100
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the Midlands

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange in the Midlands.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in the Midlands

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in the Midlands

MS Exchange
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -48 209 £30,000 - 12
East Midlands +7 115 £30,000 -7.69% 12
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 274 (84.57%) Windows
2 263 (81.17%) Microsoft
3 259 (79.94%) Active Directory
4 225 (69.44%) VMware
5 172 (53.09%) Windows Server
6 129 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 127 (39.20%) Citrix
8 106 (32.72%) Office 365
9 104 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 101 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 95 (29.32%) Firewall
12 88 (27.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 86 (26.54%) Hyper-V
14 82 (25.31%) Microsoft Office
15 81 (25.00%) DNS
16 80 (24.69%) ITIL
17 77 (23.77%) LAN
18 74 (22.84%) WAN
19 73 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
20 69 (21.30%) Cisco
20 69 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
21 65 (20.06%) TCP/IP
22 63 (19.44%) SAN
23 60 (18.52%) NetApp
23 60 (18.52%) SQL Server
24 58 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
25 54 (16.67%) Windows 7
26 50 (15.43%) Data Centre
26 50 (15.43%) Windows 10
27 49 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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
1 101 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 49 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 33 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 30 (9.26%) SharePoint
5 27 (8.33%) IIS
6 25 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.94%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.78%) Apache
8 9 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.16%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 82 (25.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 106 (32.72%) Office 365
2 73 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.23%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.93%) IaaS
6 2 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.62%) Yammer
7 1 (0.31%) G Suite
7 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (29.32%) Firewall
2 81 (25.00%) DNS
3 77 (23.77%) LAN
4 74 (22.84%) WAN
5 65 (20.06%) TCP/IP
6 63 (19.44%) SAN
7 45 (13.89%) DHCP
8 29 (8.95%) VoIP
9 20 (6.17%) VLAN
10 18 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (5.56%) VPN
11 16 (4.94%) Skype
12 15 (4.63%) SSL
13 14 (4.32%) MPLS
14 12 (3.70%) DDNS
15 11 (3.40%) IPsec
15 11 (3.40%) NAS
16 10 (3.09%) Internet
17 9 (2.78%) NetScaler
18 6 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.94%) MySQL
3 12 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 16 (4.94%) Finance
2 15 (4.63%) Retail
3 14 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.70%) Legal
4 12 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.16%) Law
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Local Government
6 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (24.07%) Analyst
2 68 (20.99%) Support Engineer
3 58 (17.90%) Support Analyst
4 44 (13.58%) IT Support
5 43 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 37 (11.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (8.95%) IT Engineer
8 27 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 27 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 26 (8.02%) 1st Line Support
10 25 (7.72%) Infrastructure Support
11 24 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 23 (7.10%) Technical Support
13 22 (6.79%) Windows Engineer
14 20 (6.17%) Server Support
15 19 (5.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
16 18 (5.56%) Administrator
16 18 (5.56%) Desktop Support
16 18 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
17 17 (5.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.16%) .NET
2 3 (0.93%) Web Services
3 2 (0.62%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.31%) COM
4 1 (0.31%) CSS
4 1 (0.31%) Flash
4 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.43%) Data Centre
2 37 (11.42%) Enterprise Storage
3 23 (7.10%) Management Information System
4 22 (6.79%) Clustering
5 9 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.47%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.16%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.16%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.54%) iPad
10 3 (0.93%) PKI
10 3 (0.93%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.62%) AS400
11 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) Replication
12 1 (0.31%) BBC
12 1 (0.31%) CCTV
12 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.31%) EPoS
12 1 (0.31%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 274 (84.57%) Windows
2 172 (53.09%) Windows Server
3 104 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (27.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 50 (15.43%) Windows 10
8 46 (14.20%) Windows 8
9 22 (6.79%) Linux
10 20 (6.17%) Windows XP
11 10 (3.09%) Android
12 9 (2.78%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (1.54%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.31%) VMS
16 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (24.69%) ITIL
2 30 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (8.02%) Project Management
4 25 (7.72%) Problem Management
5 24 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 22 (6.79%) Migration
7 19 (5.86%) Process Improvement
8 17 (5.25%) Change Management
9 16 (4.94%) Line Management
10 15 (4.63%) Business Continuity
11 14 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.01%) Network Design
13 12 (3.70%) Incident Management
14 11 (3.40%) Patch Management
14 11 (3.40%) Service Management
15 9 (2.78%) Contingency Planning
15 9 (2.78%) IT Strategy
15 9 (2.78%) Service Delivery Management
15 9 (2.78%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 44 (13.58%) SQL
2 24 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.23%) VB
4 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.31%) C
5 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.31%) PHP
5 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (12.96%) MCSE
3 28 (8.64%) CCNA
3 28 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (6.17%) MCITP
5 17 (5.25%) MCSA
6 15 (4.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (4.32%) Degree
8 12 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (3.09%) VCP5
10 9 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.78%) Security Cleared
11 8 (2.47%) DBS Check
11 8 (2.47%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.16%) MCP
13 5 (1.54%) MOS
14 3 (0.93%) CCNP
15 2 (0.62%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.62%) CEH
15 2 (0.62%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.48%) SLA
2 20 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.78%) COBIT
4 4 (1.23%) BS25999
4 4 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 259 (79.94%) Active Directory
2 129 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (26.54%) Hyper-V
4 29 (8.95%) XenApp
5 23 (7.10%) vSphere
6 19 (5.86%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.01%) XenDesktop
8 10 (3.09%) Terminal Services
9 9 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (2.47%) Xen
11 7 (2.16%) vCloud
12 6 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.62%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.62%) Snort
14 2 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.62%) XenServer
15 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (9.26%) SCCM
2 13 (4.01%) WSUS
3 11 (3.40%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.16%) SCOM
4 7 (2.16%) ThinApp
5 5 (1.54%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.23%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.93%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.62%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.62%) SCSM
8 2 (0.62%) Snorby
8 2 (0.62%) Suricata
9 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 263 (81.17%) Microsoft
2 225 (69.44%) VMware
3 127 (39.20%) Citrix
4 69 (21.30%) Cisco
5 60 (18.52%) NetApp
6 45 (13.89%) Dell
7 37 (11.42%) EqualLogic
8 35 (10.80%) HP
9 29 (8.95%) Symantec
10 25 (7.72%) Veeam
11 18 (5.56%) McAfee
12 13 (4.01%) EMC
12 13 (4.01%) SolarWinds
13 12 (3.70%) Sophos
14 10 (3.09%) IBM
15 9 (2.78%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.78%) Juniper
16 8 (2.47%) AppSense
17 7 (2.16%) Nokia
17 7 (2.16%) Oracle