Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 273 150 153
Rank change year-on-year -123 +3 +31
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 178 202 470
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 2.01% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.49% 12.83% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 157 148 430
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £26,250 £24,813 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69% -
75th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,088
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.68% -2.61%

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 2,377 1,574 3,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.19% 15.66% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,599 1,319 2,776
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
75th Percentile £65,350 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in the South East over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -47 96 £32,005 -1.52% 22
Hampshire -92 44 £33,000 +33.33% 13
Buckinghamshire -36 43 £29,000 -20.00% 9
Oxfordshire -12 30 £32,005 -22.88% 6
Berkshire -36 23 £70,000 +124.00% 7
Surrey -99 19 £35,000 +2.94% 9
East Sussex -33 8 £26,500 -11.67% 4
Kent -48 8 £35,000 +30.84% 1
West Sussex +1 2 £44,500 +63.30% 1
Home Counties - 1 £62,500 -
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 154 (86.52%) Windows
2 150 (84.27%) Microsoft
3 122 (68.54%) Microsoft 365
4 111 (62.36%) Active Directory
5 108 (60.67%) Windows Server
6 74 (41.57%) VMware
7 66 (37.08%) Azure
8 55 (30.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (26.40%) Windows 10
10 44 (24.72%) Firewall
11 40 (22.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 39 (21.91%) Social Skills
12 39 (21.91%) Cisco
13 36 (20.22%) Microsoft Office
14 35 (19.66%) Linux
15 34 (19.10%) ITIL
15 34 (19.10%) Citrix
16 30 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (16.85%) Windows 7
17 27 (15.17%) Hyper-V
17 27 (15.17%) Azure Active Directory
18 26 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
18 26 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (14.04%) Data Centre
20 24 (13.48%) Mobile Device Management
20 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2016
21 23 (12.92%) Windows Server 2019
21 23 (12.92%) VPN
22 22 (12.36%) SharePoint

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 22 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (20.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 122 (68.54%) Microsoft 365
2 66 (37.08%) Azure
3 27 (15.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (10.67%) AWS
5 7 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.81%) SaaS
7 3 (1.69%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.12%) IaaS
8 2 (1.12%) NuGet
8 2 (1.12%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.12%) PaaS
8 2 (1.12%) Yammer
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Monitor
9 1 (0.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (24.72%) Firewall
2 23 (12.92%) VPN
3 17 (9.55%) LAN
4 16 (8.99%) DHCP
4 16 (8.99%) DNS
5 15 (8.43%) WAN
6 10 (5.62%) SAN
7 9 (5.06%) IP Telephony
7 9 (5.06%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (5.06%) VLAN
8 8 (4.49%) Internet
8 8 (4.49%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.93%) VoIP
10 6 (3.37%) Unified Communications
11 5 (2.81%) Wireless
12 4 (2.25%) MPLS
12 4 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.69%) IPv4
13 3 (1.69%) IPv6
13 3 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.12%) DTS
2 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) Power BI
3 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.12%) Moq
2 1 (0.56%) MSI
2 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.56%) Selenium
2 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (21.91%) Social Skills
2 13 (7.30%) Finance
3 10 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.49%) Digital Economy
4 8 (4.49%) Legal
5 6 (3.37%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) Marketing
7 3 (1.69%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Law
8 1 (0.56%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 47 (26.40%) Analyst
2 36 (20.22%) Support Engineer
3 33 (18.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (18.54%) IT Engineer
3 33 (18.54%) IT Support
4 32 (17.98%) Service Analyst
5 25 (14.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 19 (10.67%) Support Analyst
7 18 (10.11%) IT Analyst
7 18 (10.11%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (10.11%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (8.99%) IT Support Engineer
9 15 (8.43%) IT Support Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) Network Engineer
10 13 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (6.18%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
12 9 (5.06%) Administrator
12 9 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.49%) Architect
13 8 (4.49%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.37%) .NET
2 5 (2.81%) .NET Core
3 2 (1.12%) ARM Templates
3 2 (1.12%) CSS
3 2 (1.12%) HTML
3 2 (1.12%) jQuery
3 2 (1.12%) SAML
3 2 (1.12%) WSH
4 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) CSS3
4 1 (0.56%) Kendo UI
4 1 (0.56%) phpspec
4 1 (0.56%) REST
4 1 (0.56%) RESTful
4 1 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.43%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (6.74%) Replication
4 5 (2.81%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.69%) Clustering
6 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.56%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 154 (86.52%) Windows
2 108 (60.67%) Windows Server
3 47 (26.40%) Windows 10
4 35 (19.66%) Linux
5 30 (16.85%) Windows 7
5 30 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2016
8 23 (12.92%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (6.74%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.56%) Android
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 34 (19.10%) ITIL
3 26 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (13.48%) Mobile Device Management
5 16 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (7.87%) Data Security
8 13 (7.30%) Project Delivery
9 12 (6.74%) Project Management
10 11 (6.18%) Network Management
10 11 (6.18%) Storage Management
11 10 (5.62%) Migration
11 10 (5.62%) Scrum
12 9 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.06%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.49%) Programme Management
13 8 (4.49%) Server Management
14 7 (3.93%) DevOps
14 7 (3.93%) ITIL V3
14 7 (3.93%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.43%) PowerShell
2 10 (5.62%) SQL
3 6 (3.37%) C#
4 2 (1.12%) Bash
4 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.12%) PHP
4 2 (1.12%) VBScript
5 1 (0.56%) C
5 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.55%) MCSE
3 7 (3.93%) Degree
4 6 (3.37%) MCSA
5 5 (2.81%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.81%) MCP
5 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.69%) HND
8 2 (1.12%) CCNA
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.56%) MCITP
9 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.18%) Cyber Essentials
1 11 (6.18%) SLA
2 8 (4.49%) GDPR
3 5 (2.81%) QA
4 4 (2.25%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 111 (62.36%) Active Directory
2 55 (30.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (15.17%) Hyper-V
4 19 (10.67%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (8.43%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.37%) vSphere
7 5 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.25%) Docker
8 4 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (2.25%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (2.25%) XenApp
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (6.74%) SCCM
2 9 (5.06%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.37%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (2.81%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.81%) WSUS
5 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.69%) SCOM
7 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.12%) Terraform
8 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.56%) NetCrunch
8 1 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 150 (84.27%) Microsoft
2 74 (41.57%) VMware
3 39 (21.91%) Cisco
4 34 (19.10%) Citrix
5 12 (6.74%) ServiceNow
6 11 (6.18%) Dell Compellent
7 9 (5.06%) Oracle
8 8 (4.49%) NetApp
9 7 (3.93%) Apple
9 7 (3.93%) Dell
9 7 (3.93%) Veeam
10 6 (3.37%) Avaya
10 6 (3.37%) HP
10 6 (3.37%) Ivanti
11 5 (2.81%) Hitachi
12 4 (2.25%) EMC
12 4 (2.25%) Intel
12 4 (2.25%) Ruckus Wireless
12 4 (2.25%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.12%) iManage