Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 26 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.63% 3.99% 3.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 38.24% 21.05% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 6
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 £33,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.78% - -6.90%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £29,900 £48,750 £42,500
UK median annual salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -1.43% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 68 76 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.35% 18.95% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 73
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Northern Ireland

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Northern Ireland

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Northern Ireland

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
County Antrim +9 25 £21,000 -30.00% 1
County Londonderry - 1 £26,500 -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
5 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
6 16 (61.54%) Data Centre
7 15 (57.69%) Cisco CUCM
7 15 (57.69%) Cisco
7 15 (57.69%) Finance
8 14 (53.85%) Blackberry
8 14 (53.85%) VPN
9 13 (50.00%) ITIL
9 13 (50.00%) MCSA
9 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (50.00%) Incident Management
9 13 (50.00%) ITIL V3
10 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
10 12 (46.15%) ServiceCenter
10 12 (46.15%) Network Security
10 12 (46.15%) Windows 10
10 12 (46.15%) Apple
10 12 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (46.15%) Reuters
10 12 (46.15%) Bloomberg
10 12 (46.15%) Remedy
10 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (46.15%) LAN
10 12 (46.15%) WAN

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
2 14 (53.85%) VPN
3 12 (46.15%) LAN
3 12 (46.15%) Network Security
3 12 (46.15%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) H.323
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) SCCP
4 3 (11.54%) Skype
4 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
4 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
5 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) Intranet
5 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Deskside Support
5 2 (7.69%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 14 (53.85%) Blackberry
3 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
4 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) CESG
5 2 (7.69%) Cyberattack
5 2 (7.69%) iPhone
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) NHS
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 10
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (11.54%) Server Management
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.69%) Email Filtering
5 2 (7.69%) ISMS
5 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.69%) SIEM
5 2 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) MCSA
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (46.15%) MCDST
2 12 (46.15%) MCITP
2 12 (46.15%) MCP
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GPG13
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (46.15%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (19.23%) SCOM
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (15.38%) SCCM
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (11.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) Apple
3 12 (46.15%) Bloomberg
3 12 (46.15%) Dell
3 12 (46.15%) HP
3 12 (46.15%) Remedy
3 12 (46.15%) Reuters
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) Etrali
6 3 (11.54%) Red Box
6 3 (11.54%) Speakerbus
6 3 (11.54%) Verint
7 2 (7.69%) Lotus
8 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.85%) MobileIron