Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 133 157
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 -64
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 87 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.56% 1.68% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.68% 10.27% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 61 59
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £23,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,250 £50,750
UK median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -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 899 847 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.09% 16.40% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 525 541 856
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.78% +4.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £58,750
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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +11 51 £52,500 +61.54% 3
Glasgow -28 14 £26,000 -31.58% 4
South Lanarkshire -4 6 £43,853 +34.93%
Dundee - 4 £35,000 -
Fife - 3 £33,000 -
Renfrewshire +7 2 £34,500 -
Lanarkshire -3 2 £32,750 -27.22%
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £20,000 -
North Lanarkshire -3 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Inverclyde - 1 £37,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 72 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 66 (75.86%) Windows
3 52 (59.77%) Windows Server
4 51 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (58.62%) VMware
5 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
6 41 (47.13%) PowerShell
7 34 (39.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (37.93%) ITIL
9 28 (32.18%) SAN
10 27 (31.03%) Skype for Business
10 27 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
11 26 (29.89%) Hyper-V
12 25 (28.74%) SCCM
12 25 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (26.44%) Unified Communications
15 22 (25.29%) SCOM
15 22 (25.29%) Symantec
16 21 (24.14%) Service Delivery
16 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (22.99%) Firewall
17 20 (22.99%) Blackberry
17 20 (22.99%) SQL
17 20 (22.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 19 (21.84%) Skype
19 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (19.54%) Citrix
20 17 (19.54%) Office 365
20 17 (19.54%) ITIL V3

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 51 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (31.03%) Skype for Business
3 16 (18.39%) IBM Domino
4 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.75%) IIS
7 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.54%) Office 365
2 16 (18.39%) Mimecast
3 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.18%) SAN
2 23 (26.44%) Unified Communications
3 20 (22.99%) Firewall
4 19 (21.84%) Skype
5 15 (17.24%) DHCP
5 15 (17.24%) DNS
6 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.49%) LAN
7 10 (11.49%) WAN
8 8 (9.20%) VLAN
8 8 (9.20%) VPN
9 5 (5.75%) S/MIME
9 5 (5.75%) VoIP
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.30%) Network Security
12 1 (1.15%) Internet
12 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Legal
3 1 (1.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (37.93%) Analyst
2 23 (26.44%) IT Analyst
3 19 (21.84%) Systems Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) IT Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) IT Support
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Senior IT Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Systems Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Blackberry
2 12 (13.79%) EMC VNX
2 12 (13.79%) Virtual Team
3 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.90%) PKI
4 6 (6.90%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.15%) Fintech
6 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.86%) Windows
2 52 (59.77%) Windows Server
3 34 (39.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.20%) Linux
6 7 (8.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.45%) Android
10 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.15%) Unix
11 1 (1.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) ITIL
2 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.54%) ITIL V3
4 16 (18.39%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (10.34%) IT Strategy
6 8 (9.20%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (8.05%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (6.90%) BCP
9 5 (5.75%) Change Management
9 5 (5.75%) Investment Management
9 5 (5.75%) Open Source
10 4 (4.60%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.60%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.60%) Network Virtualisation
10 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.45%) Information Security
11 3 (3.45%) Scrum
11 3 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) PowerShell
2 20 (22.99%) SQL
3 4 (4.60%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) C
4 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.39%) MCSA
3 15 (17.24%) MCSE
4 8 (9.20%) Degree
5 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.60%) HND
7 3 (3.45%) CISSP
7 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.30%) MBA
9 1 (1.15%) CCNA
9 1 (1.15%) CCNP
9 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.15%) GDPR
4 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 27 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (29.89%) Hyper-V
4 25 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (11.49%) XenApp
6 5 (5.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.60%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.30%) vSphere
9 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (28.74%) SCCM
2 22 (25.29%) SCOM
3 20 (22.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (13.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (6.90%) Nagios
6 4 (4.60%) Ansible
6 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.60%) Puppet
6 4 (4.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (58.62%) VMware
2 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.29%) Symantec
4 17 (19.54%) Citrix
5 16 (18.39%) Cisco
5 16 (18.39%) Lotus
6 13 (14.94%) EMC
6 13 (14.94%) ServiceNow
7 6 (6.90%) F5
7 6 (6.90%) Splunk
8 4 (4.60%) CA
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle
8 4 (4.60%) Varonis
9 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.45%) HP
9 3 (3.45%) IBM
10 2 (2.30%) CommVault
10 2 (2.30%) iManage
11 1 (1.15%) Motorola
11 1 (1.15%) Polycom