Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 96 73
Rank change year-on-year -15 -23 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 881 1079 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.86% 3.09% 3.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.43% 16.74% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 824 958 1464
South East median annual salary £31,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.56% -8.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -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 5362 6445 8257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.41% 18.43% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4513 5503 6989
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +39 276 £30,000 +3.45% 21
Thames Valley -6 270 £35,500 -13.41% 26
Surrey -43 187 £30,000 -6.25% 4
Berkshire -16 129 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Buckinghamshire -10 85 £35,000 -6.67% 5
West Sussex -19 76 £27,500 -1.79% 4
Oxfordshire +21 56 £32,500 +4.84% 11
Kent -2 49 £27,500 -
East Sussex -3 23 £35,000 +9.38% 1
Middlesex +7 2 - -
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 779 (88.42%) Windows
2 688 (78.09%) Active Directory
3 637 (72.30%) Microsoft
4 545 (61.86%) Windows Server
5 503 (57.09%) VMware
6 341 (38.71%) Office 365
7 339 (38.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 334 (37.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 333 (37.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 332 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 293 (33.26%) Cisco
12 281 (31.90%) Hyper-V
13 256 (29.06%) Windows 7
14 248 (28.15%) Firewall
15 239 (27.13%) ITIL
16 238 (27.01%) Exchange Server 2013
17 234 (26.56%) SQL Server
18 230 (26.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 216 (24.52%) Citrix
20 206 (23.38%) Microsoft Office
21 185 (21.00%) Windows 10
22 184 (20.89%) SQL
23 181 (20.54%) WAN
24 176 (19.98%) DNS
25 161 (18.27%) LAN
26 159 (18.05%) Windows 8
27 156 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
28 146 (16.57%) DHCP
29 133 (15.10%) MCSE
30 127 (14.42%) TCP/IP

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
1 333 (37.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 238 (27.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 97 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 76 (8.63%) SharePoint
5 58 (6.58%) Skype for Business
6 49 (5.56%) IIS
7 33 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (1.36%) Apache
10 12 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (1.02%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.57%) SAS
15 2 (0.23%) Confluence
15 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.11%) Moodle
16 1 (0.11%) TPMS
Applications
1 206 (23.38%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) Epicor Vantage
2 3 (0.34%) Maximo
3 1 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 341 (38.71%) Office 365
2 156 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (1.48%) IaaS
6 11 (1.25%) SaaS
7 7 (0.79%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.34%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.34%) PaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.11%) G Suite
10 1 (0.11%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 248 (28.15%) Firewall
2 181 (20.54%) WAN
3 176 (19.98%) DNS
4 161 (18.27%) LAN
5 146 (16.57%) DHCP
6 127 (14.42%) TCP/IP
7 105 (11.92%) VPN
8 102 (11.58%) VoIP
9 95 (10.78%) SAN
10 74 (8.40%) VLAN
11 60 (6.81%) Remote Desktop
12 50 (5.68%) Skype
13 38 (4.31%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (3.97%) MPLS
15 25 (2.84%) Network Security
15 25 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (2.61%) Cisco PIX
16 23 (2.61%) Internet
17 21 (2.38%) DSL
17 21 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.02%) MySQL
7 8 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.34%) CorVu
11 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.23%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.11%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.23%) JIRA
2 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (6.02%) Finance
2 26 (2.95%) Retail
3 23 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.38%) Legal
5 19 (2.16%) Marketing
6 18 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.36%) Law
8 11 (1.25%) Back Office
9 8 (0.91%) Electronics
10 7 (0.79%) Games
10 7 (0.79%) Local Government
11 4 (0.45%) Billing
12 3 (0.34%) German Language
13 2 (0.23%) Advertising
13 2 (0.23%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (26.90%) Support Engineer
2 206 (23.38%) Analyst
3 182 (20.66%) IT Support
4 163 (18.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 159 (18.05%) IT Engineer
6 131 (14.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 126 (14.30%) Support Analyst
8 98 (11.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 98 (11.12%) 3rd Line Support
9 97 (11.01%) IT Support Engineer
10 88 (9.99%) Infrastructure Support
11 73 (8.29%) Service Analyst
11 73 (8.29%) Service Desk Analyst
12 69 (7.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 66 (7.49%) Administrator
14 59 (6.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 55 (6.24%) Exchange Support
16 54 (6.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 54 (6.13%) Systems Administrator
17 51 (5.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.59%) HTML
2 9 (1.02%) .NET
3 4 (0.45%) COM
3 4 (0.45%) Web Services
4 3 (0.34%) XML
5 2 (0.23%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.23%) Ajax
5 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.23%) CSS
5 2 (0.23%) Entity Framework
5 2 (0.23%) jQuery
5 2 (0.23%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (0.23%) LINQ
5 2 (0.23%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (0.23%) React
5 2 (0.23%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.23%) WCF
5 2 (0.23%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.31%) Clustering
2 73 (8.29%) Driving Licence
3 36 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.97%) Data Centre
5 27 (3.06%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 24 (2.72%) iPhone
7 22 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (1.82%) Replication
9 14 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.14%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.14%) Thin Client
11 8 (0.91%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.68%) Fintech
12 6 (0.68%) PKI
13 4 (0.45%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.34%) HP Storage
14 3 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.23%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 779 (88.42%) Windows
2 545 (61.86%) Windows Server
3 339 (38.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 334 (37.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 256 (29.06%) Windows 7
6 185 (21.00%) Windows 10
7 159 (18.05%) Windows 8
8 94 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 70 (7.95%) Linux
10 31 (3.52%) Mac OS X
11 30 (3.41%) Windows XP
12 15 (1.70%) Android
13 14 (1.59%) CentOS
13 14 (1.59%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.25%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.02%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.68%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.68%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (27.13%) ITIL
2 62 (7.04%) Problem Management
3 57 (6.47%) Mentoring
4 56 (6.36%) Service Delivery
5 44 (4.99%) Migration
6 41 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (3.52%) High Availability
7 31 (3.52%) Service Management
8 30 (3.41%) Incident Management
9 29 (3.29%) Change Management
10 27 (3.06%) PRINCE2
11 24 (2.72%) CRM
11 24 (2.72%) Presales
12 23 (2.61%) Patch Management
13 22 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
14 20 (2.27%) Server Building
15 19 (2.16%) Time Management
16 17 (1.93%) Change Control
16 17 (1.93%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 184 (20.89%) SQL
2 104 (11.80%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.02%) C
3 9 (1.02%) C#
4 8 (0.91%) VB
5 5 (0.57%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.34%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.34%) VBScript
7 2 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 230 (26.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 133 (15.10%) MCSE
3 111 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (11.24%) MCSA
5 95 (10.78%) CCNA
6 92 (10.44%) MCP
7 67 (7.60%) MCITP
8 60 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 48 (5.45%) Security Cleared
10 44 (4.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 42 (4.77%) SC Cleared
12 37 (4.20%) Degree
13 33 (3.75%) MCTS
14 26 (2.95%) MCDST
15 24 (2.72%) DV Cleared
16 22 (2.50%) CCNP
17 21 (2.38%) CCA
17 21 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
18 14 (1.59%) CCIE
19 12 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (11.01%) SLA
2 15 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.57%) BS25999
3 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.23%) QA
5 2 (0.23%) RMADS
6 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 688 (78.09%) Active Directory
2 332 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 281 (31.90%) Hyper-V
4 91 (10.33%) VMware ESXi
5 68 (7.72%) XenApp
6 58 (6.58%) vSphere
7 41 (4.65%) VirtualBox
8 38 (4.31%) Terminal Services
9 33 (3.75%) XenDesktop
10 21 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
11 16 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
12 15 (1.70%) XenServer
13 11 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.02%) KVM
15 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.68%) Terminal Server
17 5 (0.57%) BitLocker
17 5 (0.57%) VMware Server
18 4 (0.45%) Firmware
18 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 125 (14.19%) SCCM
2 85 (9.65%) Backup Exec
3 72 (8.17%) vCenter Server
4 42 (4.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 34 (3.86%) WSUS
6 31 (3.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 30 (3.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 25 (2.84%) SCOM
9 15 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 9 (1.02%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 8 (0.91%) SCDPM
13 7 (0.79%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.68%) SmoothWall
15 5 (0.57%) NetBackup
16 4 (0.45%) DatAdvantage
16 4 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
17 3 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 637 (72.30%) Microsoft
2 503 (57.09%) VMware
3 293 (33.26%) Cisco
4 216 (24.52%) Citrix
5 82 (9.31%) Symantec
6 70 (7.95%) NetApp
7 68 (7.72%) HP
8 62 (7.04%) Dell
9 57 (6.47%) Juniper
10 51 (5.79%) F5
11 49 (5.56%) Veeam
11 49 (5.56%) Veritas
12 40 (4.54%) Apple
13 32 (3.63%) Altiris
14 31 (3.52%) Forcepoint
15 27 (3.06%) Avaya
16 24 (2.72%) EqualLogic
16 24 (2.72%) Sophos
17 21 (2.38%) SonicWALL
17 21 (2.38%) ZyXEL