Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 172 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 -67
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 139 483 535
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.32% 1.85% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.80% 12.48% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 133 413 505
Median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - +3.17%
10th Percentile £23,550 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £53,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 1,419 3,870 5,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.45% 14.83% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,170 3,100 4,224
Median annual salary £47,500 £49,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.55% +9.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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 +76 61 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Hampshire +26 31 £32,500 +1.56% 11
Berkshire +81 26 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Oxfordshire +40 25 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Surrey +4 22 £28,000 -6.67% 3
East Sussex +21 13 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Buckinghamshire +48 11 £47,500 +35.71% 5
West Sussex +15 10 £38,500 +24.19%
Kent 0 5 £24,000 -12.73% 1
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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.

1 119 (85.61%) Windows
2 106 (76.26%) Microsoft
3 94 (67.63%) Office 365
4 89 (64.03%) Active Directory
5 87 (62.59%) VMware
6 83 (59.71%) Windows Server
7 65 (46.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 54 (38.85%) Azure
9 53 (38.13%) Windows Server 2016
10 51 (36.69%) Hyper-V
11 48 (34.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (30.22%) Windows 7
13 41 (29.50%) Windows 10
14 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 37 (26.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 36 (25.90%) Firewall
17 34 (24.46%) SQL Server
18 32 (23.02%) Cisco
18 32 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2010
19 31 (22.30%) DNS
20 29 (20.86%) DHCP
21 28 (20.14%) Microsoft Office
21 28 (20.14%) PowerShell
22 27 (19.42%) ITIL
22 27 (19.42%) Citrix
23 26 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2013
24 25 (17.99%) Windows 8
25 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
26 22 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
26 22 (15.83%) SQL

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 32 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (5.76%) IIS
6 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (20.14%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 94 (67.63%) Office 365
2 54 (38.85%) Azure
3 14 (10.07%) AWS
4 6 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.16%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.90%) Firewall
2 31 (22.30%) DNS
3 29 (20.86%) DHCP
4 18 (12.95%) VoIP
5 14 (10.07%) SAN
6 10 (7.19%) LAN
6 10 (7.19%) WAN
7 9 (6.47%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.47%) VPN
8 8 (5.76%) VLAN
9 6 (4.32%) Skype
10 5 (3.60%) IPv4
11 4 (2.88%) DMZ
11 4 (2.88%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.88%) Network Security
11 4 (2.88%) WLAN
12 3 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.44%) FTP
13 2 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (12.95%) Finance
2 3 (2.16%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.72%) Banking
3 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.72%) Legal
3 1 (0.72%) Local Government
3 1 (0.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (17.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (15.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (15.11%) IT Engineer
3 21 (15.11%) Support Engineer
4 17 (12.23%) IT Support
5 15 (10.79%) Consultant
6 12 (8.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (8.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.47%) Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Project Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Architect
10 7 (5.04%) Junior
10 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Clustering
4 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.44%) Replication
4 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.72%) BYOD
5 1 (0.72%) CCTV
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 119 (85.61%) Windows
2 83 (59.71%) Windows Server
3 53 (38.13%) Windows Server 2016
4 48 (34.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (30.22%) Windows 7
6 41 (29.50%) Windows 10
7 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (17.99%) Windows 8
9 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (3.60%) HPUX
11 5 (3.60%) Solaris
11 5 (3.60%) Unix
12 2 (1.44%) Linux
13 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (19.42%) ITIL
3 20 (14.39%) Project Delivery
4 16 (11.51%) Project Management
5 11 (7.91%) Problem Management
5 11 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 8 (5.76%) Migration
7 7 (5.04%) Coaching
8 6 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.32%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.32%) DevOps
8 6 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.32%) Presales
9 5 (3.60%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.60%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.88%) Analytics
10 4 (2.88%) Data Analytics
10 4 (2.88%) People Management
10 4 (2.88%) Preventative Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.14%) PowerShell
2 22 (15.83%) SQL
3 6 (4.32%) Python
3 6 (4.32%) Ruby
4 5 (3.60%) Perl
5 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.07%) MCSE
3 12 (8.63%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.04%) MCSA
5 6 (4.32%) MCP
5 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.72%) Degree
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.72%) VCP6
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 89 (64.03%) Active Directory
2 65 (46.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (36.69%) Hyper-V
4 16 (11.51%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (10.07%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (4.32%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (4.32%) vSphere
7 4 (2.88%) VirtualBox
8 3 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.44%) XenApp
10 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.72%) Firmware
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.72%) vCloud
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) SCCM
2 8 (5.76%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.16%) Terraform
3 3 (2.16%) WSUS
4 2 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.44%) NetCrunch
4 2 (1.44%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 106 (76.26%) Microsoft
2 87 (62.59%) VMware
3 32 (23.02%) Cisco
4 27 (19.42%) Citrix
5 8 (5.76%) Veeam
6 5 (3.60%) Oracle
7 4 (2.88%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.16%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (2.16%) Avaya
8 3 (2.16%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (2.16%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.44%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.44%) Dell
9 2 (1.44%) EMC
9 2 (1.44%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.44%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.44%) Splunk
9 2 (1.44%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.44%) Zerto
9 2 (1.44%) Zscaler