Period
to 19 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 153 115
Rank change year-on-year -28 -38 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 50 87 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.96% 1.53% 1.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.32% 9.19% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 57
Scotland median annual salary £29,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,150 £24,050 £23,100
90th Percentile £41,300 £51,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% -2.57% -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 791 947 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.21% 16.70% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 491 615 461
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% -0.66% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,135 £30,623 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £62,500
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 19 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -16 23 £29,568 -30.43% 7
Glasgow +10 16 £25,000 -24.24% 3
South Lanarkshire -1 3 - -
West Lothian - 3 £22,500 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 £38,375 -
Dundee +10 1 - - 2
North Lanarkshire +9 1 - -
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £28,000 -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 44 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 41 (82.00%) Windows
3 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
5 18 (36.00%) VMware
6 17 (34.00%) Office 365
7 16 (32.00%) Citrix
7 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
8 15 (30.00%) Firewall
8 15 (30.00%) ITIL
8 15 (30.00%) Windows 10
9 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (26.00%) DHCP
10 12 (24.00%) Cisco
10 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (24.00%) MobileIron
11 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (22.00%) DNS
11 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
12 9 (18.00%) Mimecast
12 9 (18.00%) iManage
12 9 (18.00%) SAN
12 9 (18.00%) LAN
12 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
12 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
12 9 (18.00%) SCCM
13 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
13 8 (16.00%) SLA
13 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Office 365
2 9 (18.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Firewall
2 13 (26.00%) DHCP
3 11 (22.00%) DNS
4 9 (18.00%) LAN
4 9 (18.00%) SAN
5 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.00%) VPN
6 7 (14.00%) WAN
7 3 (6.00%) VoIP
8 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.00%) WLAN
9 1 (2.00%) Broadband
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.00%) NAS
9 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Service Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) IT Support
4 9 (18.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (18.00%) IT Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
10 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) J2EE
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) BYOD
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.00%) Service Management
5 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (8.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) High Availability
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.00%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.00%) Line Management
8 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (2.00%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 2 (4.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ACSA
4 1 (2.00%) CCENT
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 44 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 4 (8.00%) XenApp
5 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) MaaS360
3 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Citrix
4 12 (24.00%) Cisco
4 12 (24.00%) MobileIron
5 9 (18.00%) iManage
6 5 (10.00%) Apple
7 3 (6.00%) BMC
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.00%) Mitel
7 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 2 (4.00%) EMC
8 2 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) McAfee
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) Solarvista
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.00%) Veeam