Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 28 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 21 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.51% 6.40% 3.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.81% 37.65% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £24,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +27.27% +22.22%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,300 £20,050
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,500 £38,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% -

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 64 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 16.80% 17.00% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 70 47
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +2.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £21,025 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +18 21 £24,500 -18.33% 1
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
7 10 (47.62%) Citrix
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
8 8 (38.10%) Change Management
8 8 (38.10%) Finance
8 8 (38.10%) VMware
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (38.10%) Driving Licence
8 8 (38.10%) SCCM
8 8 (38.10%) SCOM
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (38.10%) vSphere
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
9 6 (28.57%) XenApp
9 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 5 (23.81%) VPN
10 5 (23.81%) MCSA
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco

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 15 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
5 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Mimecast
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) Intranet
4 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.76%) H.323
5 1 (4.76%) SCCP
5 1 (4.76%) Skype
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 3 (14.29%) Messaging Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Deskside Support
5 2 (9.52%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Driving Licence
2 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) CESG
4 2 (9.52%) Cyberattack
4 2 (9.52%) iPhone
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) NHS
4 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Email Filtering
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) ISMS
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Online Security
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSA
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCDST
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) GPG13
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) vSphere
3 6 (28.57%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
1 8 (38.10%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
5 3 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) MobileIron
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
5 3 (14.29%) Reuters
6 2 (9.52%) Lotus
7 1 (4.76%) Etrali
7 1 (4.76%) Red Box
7 1 (4.76%) Speakerbus
7 1 (4.76%) Verint