Period
to 18 January 2018

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

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 110 151
Rank change year-on-year -36 +41 -51
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 85 87 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.54% 1.85% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.21% 12.07% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 58
Scotland median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,700 £21,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,750 £52,050
UK median annual salary £33,875 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.37% -2.86% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 923 721 1,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.68% 15.37% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 590 475 828
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Scotland

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Scotland

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Scotland

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Edinburgh -3 47 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Glasgow -55 14 £32,500 -13.91% 6
South Lanarkshire - 6 £43,853 -
North Lanarkshire -7 4 £36,250 +11.54% 2
Dundee - 4 £35,000 - 1
Renfrewshire +7 2 £34,500 -
Lanarkshire -3 2 £32,750 -27.22%
Stirling -5 2 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Fife -7 2 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 66 (77.65%) Active Directory
2 65 (76.47%) Windows
3 60 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 53 (62.35%) Microsoft
5 47 (55.29%) VMware
6 37 (43.53%) Firewall
7 32 (37.65%) Hyper-V
8 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (30.59%) VPN
11 24 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
13 20 (23.53%) PowerShell
14 19 (22.35%) SCOM
14 19 (22.35%) SQL
14 19 (22.35%) ITIL
14 19 (22.35%) Cisco
14 19 (22.35%) SAN
15 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
15 18 (21.18%) DNS
15 18 (21.18%) SLA
16 17 (20.00%) SCCM
16 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 15 (17.65%) Office 365
18 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (16.47%) DHCP
19 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (15.29%) Service Delivery
19 13 (15.29%) VLAN

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 8 (9.41%) IBM Domino
5 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) Office 365
2 8 (9.41%) Mimecast
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
2 26 (30.59%) VPN
3 19 (22.35%) SAN
4 18 (21.18%) DNS
4 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
5 14 (16.47%) DHCP
6 13 (15.29%) Unified Communications
6 13 (15.29%) VLAN
7 8 (9.41%) Skype
8 7 (8.24%) WAN
9 6 (7.06%) LAN
10 5 (5.88%) S/MIME
11 3 (3.53%) VoIP
12 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.35%) Internet
13 1 (1.18%) Network Security
13 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Analyst
2 16 (18.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) IT Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Network Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) IT Support
5 8 (9.41%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Consultant
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Service Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.71%) IT Technician
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.41%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.41%) EMC VNX
2 8 (9.41%) Virtual Team
3 6 (7.06%) PKI
3 6 (7.06%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.35%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.18%) Fintech
6 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (76.47%) Windows
2 60 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.71%) Linux
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.18%) Android
9 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.18%) Unix
9 1 (1.18%) VMS
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) ITIL
2 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Service Delivery
4 12 (14.12%) ITIL V3
5 8 (9.41%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (7.06%) Change Management
6 6 (7.06%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (5.88%) Open Source
8 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.71%) IT Strategy
8 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.71%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.53%) Migration
9 3 (3.53%) Network Virtualisation
10 2 (2.35%) Information Management
10 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.35%) Performance Testing
10 2 (2.35%) Service Management
10 2 (2.35%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 19 (22.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.94%) MCSE
3 10 (11.76%) MCSA
4 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.06%) Degree
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.71%) HND
7 3 (3.53%) CCNA
7 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.18%) MBA
8 1 (1.18%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (77.65%) Active Directory
2 32 (37.65%) Hyper-V
3 24 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (14.12%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.71%) XenApp
6 3 (3.53%) vSphere
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) SCOM
2 17 (20.00%) SCCM
3 8 (9.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (9.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.18%) Nagios
4 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (62.35%) Microsoft
2 47 (55.29%) VMware
3 19 (22.35%) Cisco
4 9 (10.59%) EMC
5 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.41%) Lotus
5 8 (9.41%) ServiceNow
5 8 (9.41%) Symantec
6 7 (8.24%) Citrix
6 7 (8.24%) Dell
7 6 (7.06%) Oracle
8 5 (5.88%) HP
9 4 (4.71%) Veeam
10 3 (3.53%) CommVault
11 2 (2.35%) IBM
12 1 (1.18%) Draytek
12 1 (1.18%) F5
12 1 (1.18%) Intel
12 1 (1.18%) Sophos
12 1 (1.18%) Splunk