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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
UK / Scotland
Rank 110 110 93
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17  
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 31 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.35% 1.87% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.83% 8.38% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 41
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +29.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -3.07% -4.41%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 351 656 579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.27% 22.34% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 206 415 361
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 15 £41,250 +17.85%
Glasgow +9 7 £25,000 -39.39%
North Lanarkshire +2 2 £32,500 -
West Lothian -8 2 £28,250 +25.55%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £31,500 - 2
Fife - 1 £26,500 -
Highlands - 1 £32,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 77 (86.52%) Windows
2 63 (70.79%) Microsoft
3 60 (67.42%) Windows Server
4 59 (66.29%) Active Directory
5 44 (49.44%) VMware
6 39 (43.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (40.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (35.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 32 (35.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (34.83%) Hyper-V
10 28 (31.46%) SCCM
11 25 (28.09%) PowerShell
12 24 (26.97%) Citrix
13 23 (25.84%) SQL
14 22 (24.72%) XenApp
15 21 (23.60%) DNS
15 21 (23.60%) DHCP
16 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
17 19 (21.35%) VPN
18 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (19.10%) WAN
19 17 (19.10%) ITIL
19 17 (19.10%) vSphere
20 16 (17.98%) MS Office
20 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
20 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (17.98%) SAN
20 16 (17.98%) Firewall
21 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
22 14 (15.73%) LAN

MS Exchange
Top Related 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 32 (35.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (13.48%) IIS
4 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.87%) Skype for Business
6 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.36%) Office 365
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.60%) DHCP
1 21 (23.60%) DNS
2 19 (21.35%) VPN
3 17 (19.10%) WAN
4 16 (17.98%) Firewall
4 16 (17.98%) SAN
5 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (15.73%) LAN
7 8 (8.99%) VLAN
8 5 (5.62%) Internet
9 2 (2.25%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.12%) Network Security
10 1 (1.12%) Skype
10 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) MySQL
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Back Office
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) German Language
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) Consultant
3 14 (15.73%) Support Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (11.24%) IT Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Support Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Technical Support
7 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) IT Support
8 7 (7.87%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Senior Support Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
1 7 (7.87%) Replication
2 6 (6.74%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.74%) Fat Client
2 6 (6.74%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.49%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (86.52%) Windows
2 60 (67.42%) Windows Server
3 39 (43.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (35.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (13.48%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.87%) Linux
8 6 (6.74%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.62%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.62%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.37%) Android
11 2 (2.25%) CentOS
11 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) IT Strategy
3 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
3 10 (11.24%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (8.99%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.99%) Time Management
5 7 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.74%) Coaching
7 5 (5.62%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.62%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (4.49%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.49%) Information Security
8 4 (4.49%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.49%) Presales
9 3 (3.37%) High Availability
10 2 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.25%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.25%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) PowerShell
2 23 (25.84%) SQL
3 7 (7.87%) VBScript
4 4 (4.49%) VB
5 2 (2.25%) Java
6 1 (1.12%) C
6 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.73%) MCSE
3 12 (13.48%) Degree
4 5 (5.62%) MCSA
5 3 (3.37%) CCA
5 3 (3.37%) CCNA
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.25%) CCNP
6 2 (2.25%) MCITP
6 2 (2.25%) MCP
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.12%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (66.29%) Active Directory
2 36 (40.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (34.83%) Hyper-V
4 22 (24.72%) XenApp
5 17 (19.10%) vSphere
6 9 (10.11%) VMware ESX
7 7 (7.87%) XenDesktop
8 6 (6.74%) ISA Server
8 6 (6.74%) Terminal Services
9 5 (5.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.25%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (2.25%) UAG
11 2 (2.25%) XenServer
12 1 (1.12%) BitLocker
12 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (31.46%) SCCM
2 14 (15.73%) SCOM
3 7 (7.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (5.62%) Ansible
4 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.62%) Puppet
4 5 (5.62%) SCVMM
4 5 (5.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.25%) Nagios
6 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) MOM
6 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.12%) SCSM
6 1 (1.12%) SELinux
Vendors
1 63 (70.79%) Microsoft
2 44 (49.44%) VMware
3 24 (26.97%) Citrix
4 13 (14.61%) Cisco
5 9 (10.11%) Symantec
6 7 (7.87%) Dell
7 6 (6.74%) HP
8 5 (5.62%) CA
8 5 (5.62%) Varonis
9 4 (4.49%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.49%) Sophos
10 3 (3.37%) Apple
11 2 (2.25%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (2.25%) F5
11 2 (2.25%) IBM
11 2 (2.25%) Juniper
11 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.25%) Samsung
11 2 (2.25%) Splunk
11 2 (2.25%) Trustwave
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dundee
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago