Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 147 130
Rank change year-on-year -49 -17 +25
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 29 88 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.54% 1.56% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.59% 9.67% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 72 59
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +21.21% -5.71%
10th Percentile £25,150 £21,575 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £59,625 £45,250
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -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 808 910 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.01% 16.11% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 497 535 538
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,900 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £67,000 £64,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -37 13 £36,000 -31.43% 4
Glasgow -17 6 £36,250 +39.42% 4
Dundee +8 2 £30,000 -14.29% 1
North Lanarkshire +3 2 £38,000 +16.92% 1
South Lanarkshire -1 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £36,250 -
Falkirk - 1 £38,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Office 365
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
4 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (27.59%) Citrix
7 8 (27.59%) SAN
7 8 (27.59%) LAN
8 7 (24.14%) WAN
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) MCSE
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.69%) SLA
9 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
10 5 (17.24%) SCCM
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco
10 5 (17.24%) VPN
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
11 4 (13.79%) DHCP

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 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) LAN
2 8 (27.59%) SAN
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) DNS
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) Skype
7 2 (6.90%) WLAN
8 1 (3.45%) Broadband
8 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.45%) SSH
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) JSP
1 1 (3.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.45%) Unix
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) BCP
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Biometrics
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Coaching
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.45%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (24.14%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) MCITP
4 2 (6.90%) MCTS
5 1 (3.45%) ACSA
5 1 (3.45%) CCENT
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
3 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) MaaS360
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) iManage
5 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) CommVault
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Meru Networks
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) Veritas