Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 143 135
Rank change year-on-year -33 -8 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 61 79 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.07% 1.50% 1.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.72% 9.38% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 65 74
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +1.54%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,625 £73,750 £46,825
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 908 842 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.97% 15.98% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 590 488 696
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £70,000
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Glasgow +10 28 £32,000 +56.10% 1
Edinburgh -26 17 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Dundee +10 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Stirling - 3 £34,000 -
Fife -4 2 - -
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
Scottish Borders 0 1 - -
North Lanarkshire -5 1 £38,000 +3.40%
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £18,000 - 1
Strathclyde - 1 £32,000 -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 48 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 46 (75.41%) Windows
3 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
4 29 (47.54%) Windows Server
5 23 (37.70%) Office 365
6 22 (36.07%) VMware
7 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (27.87%) Firewall
9 16 (26.23%) SCCM
10 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
10 15 (24.59%) VPN
10 15 (24.59%) Cisco
11 14 (22.95%) DNS
11 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (21.31%) SQL
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
15 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
15 10 (16.39%) Skype for Business
15 10 (16.39%) Skype
16 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
16 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
16 9 (14.75%) DHCP
16 9 (14.75%) SLA
16 9 (14.75%) Citrix

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 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
3 10 (16.39%) Skype for Business
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
4 5 (8.20%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.92%) JBoss
7 2 (3.28%) IBM Domino
7 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.28%) WildFly
8 1 (1.64%) Apache
8 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.70%) Office 365
2 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (11.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.92%) IaaS
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.28%) PaaS
6 2 (3.28%) Route 53
6 2 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.64%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) Firewall
2 15 (24.59%) VPN
3 14 (22.95%) DNS
4 10 (16.39%) Skype
5 9 (14.75%) DHCP
6 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
7 6 (9.84%) SAN
8 5 (8.20%) WAN
9 3 (4.92%) VoIP
10 2 (3.28%) BGP
10 2 (3.28%) DMVPN
10 2 (3.28%) IPsec
10 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.28%) LAN
10 2 (3.28%) MPLS
10 2 (3.28%) SMTP
10 2 (3.28%) WLAN
11 1 (1.64%) NAS
11 1 (1.64%) Network Security
11 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Support Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) IT Support
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (8.20%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Exchange Support
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Support
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (6.56%) IT Technician
7 4 (6.56%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
1 2 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (3.28%) J2EE
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) JSP
2 1 (1.64%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.64%) Servlets
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) iPad
5 2 (3.28%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Windows Server
3 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
5 8 (13.11%) Linux
5 8 (13.11%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.28%) Unix
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (11.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (11.48%) Task Automation
5 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.56%) ITSM
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.92%) DevOps
7 3 (4.92%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.92%) Service Management
8 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.28%) ITIL V2
8 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.28%) Network Design
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) Korn
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) sed
5 1 (1.64%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.56%) CCNA
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (3.28%) VCAP
4 2 (3.28%) VCDX
5 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.64%) GCP
4 1 (1.64%) GDPR
4 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
3 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 3 (4.92%) XenApp
6 2 (3.28%) Docker
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.64%) NFS
7 1 (1.64%) Samba
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (26.23%) SCCM
2 6 (9.84%) SCOM
3 3 (4.92%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.92%) MaaS360
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) VMware
3 15 (24.59%) Cisco
4 9 (14.75%) Citrix
5 5 (8.20%) Veeam
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle
7 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.28%) Apple
8 2 (3.28%) Avaya
8 2 (3.28%) Dell
8 2 (3.28%) EMC
8 2 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (3.28%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) Lotus
8 2 (3.28%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
9 1 (1.64%) CommVault