Period
to 23 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 181 112
Rank change year-on-year +4 -69 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 482 544 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.82% 1.80% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.36% 10.51% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 392 510 768
South East median annual salary £33,250 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% +3.17% -5.97%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +4.35% -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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,901 5,178 5,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.73% 17.14% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,133 4,372 4,614
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,663
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the South East

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Exchange in the South East.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in the South East

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in the South East

MS Exchange
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Thames Valley -30 135 £40,000 +3.90% 51
Surrey +10 112 £30,750 +2.50% 23
Hampshire -16 83 £32,000 +1.59% 25
Kent +32 69 £25,875 -20.38% 16
Berkshire -38 65 £40,000 +2.56% 20
West Sussex +22 42 £30,500 -12.86% 7
East Sussex +42 38 £34,000 +23.64% 2
Oxfordshire +49 35 £40,000 +23.08% 20
Buckinghamshire -19 35 £34,500 -15.34% 11
Middlesex +6 3 £37,500 -
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 402 (83.40%) Windows
2 394 (81.74%) Active Directory
3 355 (73.65%) Microsoft
4 278 (57.68%) Windows Server
5 251 (52.07%) Office 365
6 240 (49.79%) VMware
7 195 (40.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 186 (38.59%) Hyper-V
9 172 (35.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 150 (31.12%) Microsoft Office
11 139 (28.84%) Firewall
12 137 (28.42%) Cisco
13 136 (28.22%) ITIL
14 133 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
15 122 (25.31%) Windows 10
16 120 (24.90%) Windows Server 2008
17 118 (24.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 117 (24.27%) DNS
19 111 (23.03%) Exchange Server 2013
20 105 (21.78%) Microsoft Azure
21 97 (20.12%) DHCP
21 97 (20.12%) Citrix
22 87 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
23 83 (17.22%) SQL Server
24 81 (16.80%) VPN
24 81 (16.80%) Windows 7
25 75 (15.56%) PowerShell
26 70 (14.52%) SLA
27 66 (13.69%) MCSE
28 64 (13.28%) WAN

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 133 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 111 (23.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 59 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 55 (11.41%) IIS
5 34 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (7.05%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.41%) Confluence
8 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.21%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 150 (31.12%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.90%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.41%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 251 (52.07%) Office 365
2 105 (21.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.43%) IaaS
4 29 (6.02%) PaaS
5 20 (4.15%) SaaS
6 16 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (2.90%) OneDrive
8 12 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.83%) Yammer
11 3 (0.62%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.21%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.21%) G Suite
13 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Flow
13 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 139 (28.84%) Firewall
2 117 (24.27%) DNS
3 97 (20.12%) DHCP
4 81 (16.80%) VPN
5 64 (13.28%) WAN
6 51 (10.58%) VoIP
7 50 (10.37%) LAN
8 43 (8.92%) TCP/IP
9 39 (8.09%) Skype
10 35 (7.26%) Internet
11 30 (6.22%) VLAN
11 30 (6.22%) Wireless
12 28 (5.81%) SAN
13 15 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
14 14 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (2.07%) NAS
15 10 (2.07%) Network Security
16 9 (1.87%) IP Telephony
17 8 (1.66%) SSL
18 7 (1.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.62%) Power BI
6 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (0.41%) Big Data
7 2 (0.41%) MySQL
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (7.05%) Finance
2 15 (3.11%) Law
3 11 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.07%) Advertising
5 6 (1.24%) Retail
6 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) German Language
8 1 (0.21%) Local Government
8 1 (0.21%) Military
8 1 (0.21%) Publishing
8 1 (0.21%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (21.37%) Support Engineer
2 96 (19.92%) IT Engineer
3 92 (19.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 91 (18.88%) IT Support
5 72 (14.94%) Analyst
6 65 (13.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 52 (10.79%) IT Support Engineer
8 47 (9.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 42 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 39 (8.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 35 (7.26%) Service Analyst
12 33 (6.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (6.64%) IT Analyst
14 31 (6.43%) Support Analyst
15 29 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
16 28 (5.81%) Windows Engineer
17 27 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
18 26 (5.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 25 (5.19%) IT Technician
20 24 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.15%) LDAP
2 3 (0.62%) MAPI
2 3 (0.62%) Web Services
3 2 (0.41%) .NET
3 2 (0.41%) COM
4 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.64%) Data Centre
2 23 (4.77%) Driving Licence
3 22 (4.56%) PKI
4 17 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (2.07%) Clustering
7 9 (1.87%) Replication
8 8 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.04%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.83%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.62%) FMCG
12 3 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.62%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 402 (83.40%) Windows
2 278 (57.68%) Windows Server
3 195 (40.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 122 (25.31%) Windows 10
5 120 (24.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (16.80%) Windows 7
7 52 (10.79%) Windows 8
8 40 (8.30%) Linux
9 14 (2.90%) Android
9 14 (2.90%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.66%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.66%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.45%) CentOS
13 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.21%) Unix
15 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (28.22%) ITIL
2 118 (24.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 48 (9.96%) Service Delivery
4 38 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (6.85%) Migration
6 21 (4.36%) Service Desk Management
6 21 (4.36%) Service Management
6 21 (4.36%) Time Management
7 20 (4.15%) Mentoring
7 20 (4.15%) Presales
8 19 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
8 19 (3.94%) Data Protection
8 19 (3.94%) Project Management
9 18 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (3.32%) Virtual Environments
12 15 (3.11%) Application Virtualisation
12 15 (3.11%) Business Continuity
12 15 (3.11%) ITSM
13 14 (2.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.56%) PowerShell
2 62 (12.86%) SQL
3 15 (3.11%) Java
4 13 (2.70%) C
5 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (13.69%) MCSE
3 39 (8.09%) Security Cleared
4 32 (6.64%) MCSA
5 29 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (6.02%) Degree
6 28 (5.81%) MCP
7 23 (4.77%) CCNA
8 20 (4.15%) SC Cleared
9 16 (3.32%) A+ Certification
9 16 (3.32%) MCITP
10 14 (2.90%) DV Cleared
11 12 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.28%) CCNP
13 8 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (1.66%) MCDST
14 7 (1.45%) PMP
15 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (14.52%) SLA
2 13 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.49%) GDPR
4 11 (2.28%) COBIT
5 8 (1.66%) PMO
6 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (1.45%) QA
7 2 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 394 (81.74%) Active Directory
2 186 (38.59%) Hyper-V
3 172 (35.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (4.77%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (4.36%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (2.90%) vSphere
7 7 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.24%) Firmware
8 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (1.24%) XenApp
9 5 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.41%) NFS
12 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (6.64%) SCCM
2 20 (4.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 14 (2.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (2.49%) SCOM
5 11 (2.28%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.28%) WSUS
6 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.83%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.83%) DameWare
7 4 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.62%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.62%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.62%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.21%) Ansible
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.21%) Puppet
10 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 355 (73.65%) Microsoft
2 240 (49.79%) VMware
3 137 (28.42%) Cisco
4 97 (20.12%) Citrix
5 44 (9.13%) Dell
6 38 (7.88%) HP
7 33 (6.85%) Veeam
8 20 (4.15%) Sage
9 18 (3.73%) Adobe
10 17 (3.53%) Avaya
11 13 (2.70%) WatchGuard
12 12 (2.49%) Apple
13 10 (2.07%) SonicWALL
14 9 (1.87%) Symantec
15 8 (1.66%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.66%) Juniper
15 8 (1.66%) NetApp
16 7 (1.45%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.45%) F5
17 6 (1.24%) Guidewire