Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 124 130
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 139 308 373
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.38% 2.53% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.58% 17.87% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 101 292 318
Median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% -4.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%

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 710 1,724 2,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 12.15% 14.16% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 566 1,331 1,829
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the Midlands

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in the Midlands.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in the Midlands

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in the Midlands over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 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
West Midlands +30 119 £32,500 +8.33% 4
East Midlands -12 18 £32,500 -13.33% 2
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 121 (87.05%) Windows
2 115 (82.73%) Microsoft
3 99 (71.22%) VMware
4 87 (62.59%) Office 365
5 86 (61.87%) Active Directory
6 81 (58.27%) Windows Server
7 73 (52.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 58 (41.73%) Azure
9 56 (40.29%) Hyper-V
10 52 (37.41%) Citrix
11 48 (34.53%) VPN
12 47 (33.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 40 (28.78%) DNS
14 38 (27.34%) Firewall
15 36 (25.90%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (25.18%) Exchange Server 2010
16 35 (25.18%) PowerShell
17 34 (24.46%) LAN
18 32 (23.02%) DHCP
19 31 (22.30%) XenApp
20 30 (21.58%) XenDesktop
20 30 (21.58%) Cisco
20 30 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
21 29 (20.86%) Veeam
22 28 (20.14%) Problem Management
22 28 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
22 28 (20.14%) TCP/IP
22 28 (20.14%) MCSE
23 27 (19.42%) WAN
24 26 (18.71%) Sophos

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 47 (33.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 35 (25.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.16%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 87 (62.59%) Office 365
2 58 (41.73%) Azure
3 3 (2.16%) AWS
4 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (34.53%) VPN
2 40 (28.78%) DNS
3 38 (27.34%) Firewall
4 34 (24.46%) LAN
5 32 (23.02%) DHCP
6 28 (20.14%) TCP/IP
7 27 (19.42%) WAN
8 24 (17.27%) iSCSI
9 17 (12.23%) SAN
10 13 (9.35%) VLAN
11 10 (7.19%) Wireless
12 8 (5.76%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (2.88%) Skype
13 4 (2.88%) VoIP
13 4 (2.88%) WLAN
14 2 (1.44%) FTP
14 2 (1.44%) HTTP
14 2 (1.44%) HTTPS
14 2 (1.44%) NAS
14 2 (1.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (11.51%) Public Sector
2 8 (5.76%) Finance
3 7 (5.04%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.72%) French Language
5 1 (0.72%) German Language
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (34.53%) Analyst
2 29 (20.86%) Support Analyst
3 28 (20.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 20 (14.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 20 (14.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 18 (12.95%) IT Engineer
5 18 (12.95%) Support Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) IT Support
7 12 (8.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.47%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (6.47%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.47%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.76%) Administrator
10 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) Citrix Support
11 6 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 20 (14.39%) Driving Licence
3 15 (10.79%) Data Centre
4 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.47%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.16%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.44%) Replication
7 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.44%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 121 (87.05%) Windows
2 81 (58.27%) Windows Server
3 28 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (17.27%) Windows 10
5 21 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (14.39%) Windows 7
7 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (3.60%) Linux
8 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.16%) Android
10 3 (2.16%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.44%) Unix
12 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (20.14%) Problem Management
3 26 (18.71%) Server Management
4 25 (17.99%) Change Management
5 24 (17.27%) Line Management
5 24 (17.27%) Process Improvement
6 23 (16.55%) ITIL
7 18 (12.95%) Commercial Awareness
7 18 (12.95%) Decision-Making
7 18 (12.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 18 (12.95%) Strategic Planning
8 9 (6.47%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (4.32%) Email Filtering
12 5 (3.60%) Acceptance Criteria
12 5 (3.60%) Customer-Centricity
12 5 (3.60%) Preventative Maintenance
12 5 (3.60%) Proactive Maintenance
12 5 (3.60%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.32%) SQL
3 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (20.14%) MCSE
3 19 (13.67%) MCSA
4 10 (7.19%) Degree
4 10 (7.19%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.19%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.32%) CCNA
7 4 (2.88%) CCNP
7 4 (2.88%) MCP
8 3 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.44%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.44%) CCA
9 2 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.72%) CCENT
10 1 (0.72%) CCSP
10 1 (0.72%) CCVP
10 1 (0.72%) MOS
10 1 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (17.27%) BS25999
2 24 (17.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 17 (12.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 86 (61.87%) Active Directory
2 73 (52.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (40.29%) Hyper-V
4 31 (22.30%) XenApp
5 30 (21.58%) XenDesktop
6 24 (17.27%) BitLocker
6 24 (17.27%) NFS
7 6 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.32%) vSphere
8 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.16%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.44%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.72%) pfSense
10 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (18.71%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.91%) SCCM
3 10 (7.19%) SCOM
4 4 (2.88%) vCenter Server
5 3 (2.16%) WSUS
6 2 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.44%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.44%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.44%) SCSM
6 2 (1.44%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.72%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 115 (82.73%) Microsoft
2 99 (71.22%) VMware
3 52 (37.41%) Citrix
4 30 (21.58%) Cisco
5 29 (20.86%) Veeam
6 26 (18.71%) Sophos
7 6 (4.32%) Symantec
8 5 (3.60%) NetApp
9 4 (2.88%) Apple
9 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.16%) HP
10 3 (2.16%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (2.16%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.44%) Acronis
11 2 (1.44%) EMC
11 2 (1.44%) McAfee
12 1 (0.72%) Juniper
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle
12 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.72%) Sonus