Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 153 106
Rank change year-on-year +21 -47 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 318 319 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.37% 2.13% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.69% 13.46% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 279 283 428
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £46,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 2,027 2,370 2,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.10% 15.86% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,641 1,969 2,324
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +25 210 £33,682 +12.27% 38
East Midlands -12 108 £31,000 -5.84% 28
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 278 (87.42%) Windows
2 259 (81.45%) Active Directory
3 240 (75.47%) Microsoft
4 223 (70.13%) VMware
5 189 (59.43%) Windows Server
6 154 (48.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 128 (40.25%) Office 365
8 123 (38.68%) Hyper-V
9 105 (33.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 105 (33.02%) Firewall
10 96 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 94 (29.56%) SAN
12 93 (29.25%) DNS
13 90 (28.30%) Cisco
14 84 (26.42%) DHCP
15 83 (26.10%) Exchange Server 2010
16 80 (25.16%) ITIL
17 77 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
18 70 (22.01%) Citrix
19 69 (21.70%) HP
20 68 (21.38%) TCP/IP
21 65 (20.44%) Problem-Solving
21 65 (20.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 62 (19.50%) NetApp
23 60 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
24 58 (18.24%) SQL Server
25 53 (16.67%) SQL
25 53 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
26 51 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
27 50 (15.72%) WAN

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 83 (26.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 44 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 41 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (10.69%) SharePoint
5 28 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (5.35%) IIS
7 12 (3.77%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.89%) Apache
9 5 (1.57%) Site Server
10 4 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 60 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 128 (40.25%) Office 365
2 51 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.72%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.20%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.63%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) IaaS
7 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (33.02%) Firewall
2 94 (29.56%) SAN
3 93 (29.25%) DNS
4 84 (26.42%) DHCP
5 68 (21.38%) TCP/IP
6 50 (15.72%) WAN
7 48 (15.09%) VLAN
8 47 (14.78%) LAN
9 40 (12.58%) Remote Desktop
10 32 (10.06%) IPsec
11 24 (7.55%) VoIP
12 22 (6.92%) Internet
13 16 (5.03%) VPN
14 13 (4.09%) NAS
14 13 (4.09%) SSL
15 11 (3.46%) Skype
16 10 (3.14%) Wireless
17 9 (2.83%) NetScaler
18 8 (2.52%) IPv6
18 8 (2.52%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.46%) Cognos Impromptu
2 11 (3.46%) MySQL
3 9 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Hudson
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 44 (13.84%) Finance
2 21 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.29%) Retail
4 10 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.57%) Banking
5 5 (1.57%) Legal
6 3 (0.94%) Advertising
6 3 (0.94%) Automotive
6 3 (0.94%) Marketing
7 2 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (20.13%) Analyst
2 62 (19.50%) Support Engineer
3 50 (15.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (14.47%) Support Analyst
5 44 (13.84%) IT Support
6 41 (12.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 36 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 33 (10.38%) Infrastructure Support
9 31 (9.75%) IT Engineer
10 28 (8.81%) 1st Line Support
11 24 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 22 (6.92%) Help Desk Support
13 21 (6.60%) Technical Engineer
14 20 (6.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (6.29%) Help Desk Engineer
14 20 (6.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
14 20 (6.29%) Technical Support
15 19 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
16 18 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
17 17 (5.35%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.20%) WSH
2 4 (1.26%) LDAP
3 3 (0.94%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.63%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) Ajax
4 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.63%) COM
4 2 (0.63%) CSS
4 2 (0.63%) HTML
4 2 (0.63%) HTML5
4 2 (0.63%) jQuery
4 2 (0.63%) JSON
4 2 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.31%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.15%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (8.81%) Data Centre
3 26 (8.18%) Clustering
4 23 (7.23%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.35%) HP StoreVirtual
6 13 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (3.14%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.14%) Fat Client
8 10 (3.14%) Public Cloud
8 10 (3.14%) Thin Client
9 9 (2.83%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.52%) HP Storage
11 5 (1.57%) Replication
12 4 (1.26%) iPad
13 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.63%) Fintech
15 1 (0.31%) iPhone
15 1 (0.31%) Renewable Energy
15 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 278 (87.42%) Windows
2 189 (59.43%) Windows Server
3 105 (33.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 96 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (13.84%) Windows 7
7 33 (10.38%) Windows 10
8 28 (8.81%) Linux
9 27 (8.49%) Windows 8
10 20 (6.29%) Windows XP
11 12 (3.77%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.26%) Android
13 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.63%) Debian
14 2 (0.63%) Fedora
14 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.31%) Unix
15 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.16%) ITIL
2 65 (20.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 65 (20.44%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (10.69%) Project Management
4 24 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (7.55%) Service Management
5 21 (6.60%) ITIL V3
5 21 (6.60%) Server Management
6 20 (6.29%) Patch Management
7 19 (5.97%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.66%) Network Load Balancing
8 18 (5.66%) Server Virtualisation
8 18 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.03%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.72%) Break/Fix
10 15 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (4.40%) Incident Management
11 14 (4.40%) Presales
12 13 (4.09%) Business Continuity
12 13 (4.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.67%) SQL
2 37 (11.64%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.72%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.20%) VBScript
5 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.63%) C++
6 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (12.58%) MCSE
3 28 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (8.49%) CCNA
5 26 (8.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (7.86%) Degree
7 20 (6.29%) MCITP
8 13 (4.09%) MCSA
9 12 (3.77%) DBS Check
9 12 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.57%) APMP
12 5 (1.57%) ISEB
12 5 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.94%) MCP
13 3 (0.94%) MCTS
14 2 (0.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.64%) SLA
2 24 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.14%) COBIT
4 2 (0.63%) GDPR
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 259 (81.45%) Active Directory
2 154 (48.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (38.68%) Hyper-V
4 47 (14.78%) vSphere
5 44 (13.84%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (9.43%) Terminal Services
7 26 (8.18%) XenDesktop
8 20 (6.29%) XenApp
9 17 (5.35%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (2.52%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.94%) Snort
12 3 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (11.01%) SCCM
2 16 (5.03%) vCenter Server
3 12 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (3.46%) SCVMM
5 9 (2.83%) vMotion
5 9 (2.83%) WSUS
6 5 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.57%) SCOM
7 4 (1.26%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.94%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.94%) NetVault Backup
8 3 (0.94%) Snorby
8 3 (0.94%) Suricata
9 2 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.31%) SCSM
10 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 240 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 223 (70.13%) VMware
3 90 (28.30%) Cisco
4 70 (22.01%) Citrix
5 69 (21.70%) HP
6 62 (19.50%) NetApp
7 34 (10.69%) Dell
8 24 (7.55%) Veeam
9 21 (6.60%) McAfee
10 20 (6.29%) SonicWALL
11 19 (5.97%) Mitel
12 17 (5.35%) CheckPoint
12 17 (5.35%) WatchGuard
13 15 (4.72%) Sophos
14 12 (3.77%) EqualLogic
14 12 (3.77%) SolarWinds
15 11 (3.46%) Symantec
16 10 (3.14%) Dell Compellent
17 9 (2.83%) Ivanti
18 8 (2.52%) Acronis