Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 173 113
Rank change year-on-year +31 -60 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 551 536 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.19% 1.86% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.96% 11.65% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 498 492 819
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17% -1.56%
10th Percentile £21,925 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £34,750 £35,000 £34,075
% change year-on-year -0.71% +2.71% -2.64%

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 3,682 4,599 5,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.63% 15.99% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,985 3,858 4,507
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Hampshire +21 135 £32,500 -4.76% 34
Surrey +6 120 £27,500 -8.33% 26
Thames Valley -3 116 £40,000 +14.29% 28
Kent +25 66 £29,250 -10.00% 10
Berkshire +8 66 £39,386 +0.99% 14
West Sussex +16 64 £30,000 - 11
East Sussex +39 48 £27,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +23 34 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Buckinghamshire -17 16 £39,000 - 8
Middlesex - 2 £32,500 -
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 491 (89.11%) Windows
2 436 (79.13%) Active Directory
3 404 (73.32%) Microsoft
4 352 (63.88%) Office 365
5 335 (60.80%) Windows Server
6 253 (45.92%) VMware
7 198 (35.93%) Hyper-V
8 188 (34.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 180 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 168 (30.49%) Firewall
11 166 (30.13%) Windows 10
12 158 (28.68%) ITIL
13 150 (27.22%) Cisco
14 146 (26.50%) DNS
15 142 (25.77%) Microsoft Office
16 136 (24.68%) DHCP
17 134 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
18 120 (21.78%) Azure
19 117 (21.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 114 (20.69%) Citrix
20 114 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
21 103 (18.69%) Windows 7
22 98 (17.79%) Exchange Server 2013
23 95 (17.24%) SQL Server
24 91 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
25 87 (15.79%) MCSE
26 81 (14.70%) PowerShell
27 79 (14.34%) VoIP
28 69 (12.52%) VPN
29 68 (12.34%) 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
1 134 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 98 (17.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 61 (11.07%) SharePoint
4 47 (8.53%) IIS
5 33 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (3.45%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.54%) IBM Domino
7 3 (0.54%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.36%) Apache
8 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.18%) Confluence
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 142 (25.77%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.54%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.36%) assyst
3 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.36%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 352 (63.88%) Office 365
2 120 (21.78%) Azure
3 23 (4.17%) IaaS
4 22 (3.99%) SaaS
5 21 (3.81%) AWS
6 19 (3.45%) Power Platform
7 18 (3.27%) Dynamics 365
8 17 (3.09%) OneDrive
9 15 (2.72%) PowerApps
10 12 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (1.27%) PaaS
13 6 (1.09%) G Suite
13 6 (1.09%) Mimecast
13 6 (1.09%) Yammer
14 5 (0.91%) GCP
15 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 168 (30.49%) Firewall
2 146 (26.50%) DNS
3 136 (24.68%) DHCP
4 79 (14.34%) VoIP
5 69 (12.52%) VPN
6 68 (12.34%) WAN
7 61 (11.07%) TCP/IP
8 41 (7.44%) LAN
9 38 (6.90%) SAN
10 30 (5.44%) Internet
11 26 (4.72%) VLAN
12 24 (4.36%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (3.63%) Wireless
14 19 (3.45%) NAS
15 18 (3.27%) Network Security
15 18 (3.27%) Skype
16 17 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (2.72%) iSCSI
18 12 (2.18%) Fibre Channel
18 12 (2.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.73%) MySQL
5 4 (0.73%) Power BI
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.18%) Big Data
7 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (0.91%) JIRA
2 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.18%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (7.08%) Finance
2 22 (3.99%) Law
3 20 (3.63%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.90%) Legal
5 15 (2.72%) Public Sector
6 12 (2.18%) Retail
7 7 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.91%) Marketing
9 4 (0.73%) Fire and Rescue
9 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Banking
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Social Housing
11 1 (0.18%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (24.50%) Support Engineer
2 131 (23.77%) IT Support
3 115 (20.87%) IT Engineer
4 108 (19.60%) Analyst
5 83 (15.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 73 (13.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 68 (12.34%) IT Support Engineer
7 68 (12.34%) Support Analyst
8 56 (10.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 55 (9.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 54 (9.80%) IT Analyst
11 43 (7.80%) IT Support Analyst
12 38 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 37 (6.72%) Administrator
14 33 (5.99%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 33 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
15 31 (5.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 30 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
17 29 (5.26%) IT Technician
17 29 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.63%) LDAP
2 6 (1.09%) MAPI
3 4 (0.73%) 802.1X
3 4 (0.73%) Web Services
4 3 (0.54%) .NET
5 2 (0.36%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 34 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 26 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (3.81%) Blackberry
5 20 (3.63%) Clustering
6 16 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.81%) PKI
9 9 (1.63%) Replication
10 7 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.91%) FMCG
12 5 (0.91%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.73%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.54%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.54%) NHS
15 2 (0.36%) PlayStation
16 1 (0.18%) BYOD
16 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 491 (89.11%) Windows
2 335 (60.80%) Windows Server
3 188 (34.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 166 (30.13%) Windows 10
5 103 (18.69%) Windows 7
6 91 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (7.62%) Linux
8 33 (5.99%) Windows 8
9 15 (2.72%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.27%) Android
10 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.09%) CentOS
11 6 (1.09%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.36%) Fedora
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Unix
13 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (28.68%) ITIL
2 117 (21.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 40 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 29 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 28 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (5.08%) Incident Management
7 24 (4.36%) Service Management
8 23 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (4.17%) Time Management
9 21 (3.81%) Problem Management
10 17 (3.09%) Information Security
10 17 (3.09%) Proactive Monitoring
11 16 (2.90%) Migration
11 16 (2.90%) Project Delivery
11 16 (2.90%) Server Management
12 15 (2.72%) Business Continuity
12 15 (2.72%) Computer Science
12 15 (2.72%) High Availability
13 14 (2.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (14.70%) PowerShell
2 65 (11.80%) SQL
3 9 (1.63%) C
3 9 (1.63%) Python
3 9 (1.63%) Ruby
4 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.36%) Java
5 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 114 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (15.79%) MCSE
3 43 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (6.35%) MCP
5 33 (5.99%) CCNA
6 31 (5.63%) MCSA
7 30 (5.44%) Degree
8 29 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 19 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (2.90%) MCITP
11 15 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
13 13 (2.36%) CCA
13 13 (2.36%) MCDST
14 11 (2.00%) CCNP
14 11 (2.00%) SC Cleared
15 8 (1.45%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.54%) JNCIP
16 3 (0.54%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.07%) SLA
2 18 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.27%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.81%) COBIT
4 9 (1.63%) GDPR
4 9 (1.63%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.91%) PMO
6 4 (0.73%) NIST
7 3 (0.54%) NCSC
7 3 (0.54%) QA
8 2 (0.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 436 (79.13%) Active Directory
2 198 (35.93%) Hyper-V
3 180 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.81%) vSphere
5 15 (2.72%) Terminal Services
5 15 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.18%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.81%) XenApp
8 7 (1.27%) NFS
8 7 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (1.27%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.73%) Firmware
9 4 (0.73%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.36%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 2 (0.36%) Postfix
12 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (7.08%) SCCM
2 36 (6.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (4.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 17 (3.09%) SCOM
5 8 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (1.27%) WSUS
7 6 (1.09%) AirWatch
7 6 (1.09%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (0.91%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.54%) Ansible
9 3 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.54%) Puppet
9 3 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.54%) vRealize
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 404 (73.32%) Microsoft
2 253 (45.92%) VMware
3 150 (27.22%) Cisco
4 114 (20.69%) Citrix
5 66 (11.98%) HP
6 46 (8.35%) Dell
7 33 (5.99%) Veeam
8 23 (4.17%) MobileIron
9 22 (3.99%) 3PAR
10 20 (3.63%) NetApp
11 16 (2.90%) Meraki
12 14 (2.54%) Juniper
12 14 (2.54%) ServiceNow
13 13 (2.36%) WatchGuard
14 11 (2.00%) Asigra
15 10 (1.81%) Avaya
16 9 (1.63%) Sophos
17 8 (1.45%) F5
17 8 (1.45%) ProCurve
18 7 (1.27%) Google