Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 135 143
Rank change year-on-year -59 +8 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 39 89 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.72% 1.61% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.79% 9.76% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 74 59
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £20,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,875 £45,250
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% -

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 815 912 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.03% 16.50% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 531 517 561
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,150 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -7 16 £29,500 +15.69% 1
Edinburgh -34 10 £42,500 -19.05% 4
Dundee +7 2 £30,000 -14.29%
North Lanarkshire 0 2 £38,000 +3.40% 1
Scottish Borders -4 2 £40,000 +17.65%
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
Stirling - 2 £36,250 -
Fife +3 1 - -
Renfrewshire -2 1 £18,000 -47.83%
South Lanarkshire -3 1 - -
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 18 (46.15%) Office 365
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
5 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (38.46%) VMware
5 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 12 (30.77%) Firewall
7 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
7 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
9 9 (23.08%) Skype
9 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
10 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (20.51%) Cisco
10 8 (20.51%) DNS
10 8 (20.51%) SAN
10 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
10 8 (20.51%) WAN
11 7 (17.95%) DHCP
11 7 (17.95%) LAN
11 7 (17.95%) MCSE
11 7 (17.95%) SQL
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.95%) ITIL

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 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Apache
7 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.56%) JBoss
7 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Office 365
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.13%) IaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.56%) Route 53
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) Skype
3 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 8 (20.51%) SAN
3 8 (20.51%) WAN
4 7 (17.95%) DHCP
4 7 (17.95%) LAN
5 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.26%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) WLAN
8 1 (2.56%) BGP
8 1 (2.56%) DMVPN
8 1 (2.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.56%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) SMTP
8 1 (2.56%) SSH
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) JSP
1 1 (2.56%) Regular Expression
1 1 (2.56%) Servlets
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
2 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Task Automation
4 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.13%) BCP
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) ITSM
7 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 1 (2.56%) Biometrics
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) OO
8 1 (2.56%) Service Management
8 1 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Korn
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) sed
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ACSA
4 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCENT
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.13%) XenApp
6 1 (2.56%) Docker
6 1 (2.56%) NFS
6 1 (2.56%) Samba
6 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.56%) MaaS360
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) SCOM
4 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco
4 7 (17.95%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.13%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) CommVault
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam
7 1 (2.56%) Veritas