Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South West
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 100 189
Rank change year-on-year -61 +89 -27
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 54 305 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.26% 3.04% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.28% 19.58% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 46 298 132
Median annual salary £33,000 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +20.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £43,125 £60,000 £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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 652 1,558 1,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.16% 15.51% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 537 1,233 1,335
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.47% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £61,750
England median annual salary £54,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.86% +2.00% +5.26%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the South West

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in the South West.

Salary trend for MS Exchange in the South West

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in the South West over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in the South West

MS Exchange
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 11 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
Wiltshire +3 20 £35,000 -41.67% 8
Bristol +4 11 £33,000 -22.35% 4
Gloucestershire +15 9 £35,500 +18.33% 3
Dorset -5 7 £29,000 -12.12% 5
Devon +26 3 £27,750 +30.59% 4
Somerset -3 2 £33,750 -27.42% 1
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 West region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 49 (90.74%) Windows
1 49 (90.74%) Microsoft
2 46 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 35 (64.81%) Windows Server
4 28 (51.85%) VMware
5 26 (48.15%) Office 365
6 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
7 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (31.48%) Windows 10
8 17 (31.48%) Firewall
9 16 (29.63%) Cisco
10 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (24.07%) Azure
11 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 11 (20.37%) LAN
13 11 (20.37%) WAN
13 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2019
14 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (18.52%) DHCP
15 9 (16.67%) SLA
15 9 (16.67%) Dell
15 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
15 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2017
16 8 (14.81%) vCenter Server

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) Confluence
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 26 (48.15%) Office 365
2 13 (24.07%) Azure
3 6 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (7.41%) SaaS
5 3 (5.56%) IaaS
6 2 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) LAN
2 11 (20.37%) WAN
3 10 (18.52%) DHCP
4 7 (12.96%) DNS
4 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.26%) VPN
6 4 (7.41%) VLAN
7 3 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (5.56%) Skype
7 3 (5.56%) Wireless
8 2 (3.70%) DSL
8 2 (3.70%) SAN
8 2 (3.70%) VoIP
8 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.85%) 802.11
9 1 (1.85%) ADSL
9 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.85%) Internet
9 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Support Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Server Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Support
7 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.56%) Azure Architect
8 3 (5.56%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) SAML
2 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.85%) Lucene
2 1 (1.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (90.74%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) Windows Server
3 17 (31.48%) Windows 10
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (7.41%) Linux
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Debian
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
3 7 (12.96%) Migration
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL
5 3 (5.56%) Coaching
5 3 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (5.56%) Email Migration
5 3 (5.56%) Proactive Maintenance
5 3 (5.56%) Software Licensing
5 3 (5.56%) Storage Management
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (3.70%) Change Management
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) DevOps
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.70%) ITSM
6 2 (3.70%) Line Management
6 2 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.56%) CCENT
4 3 (5.56%) CCNA
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 3 (5.56%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 46 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) Docker
6 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) vCenter Server
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (7.41%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) Terraform
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) Microsoft
2 28 (51.85%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) Cisco
4 9 (16.67%) Dell
5 8 (14.81%) Veeam
6 4 (7.41%) Citrix
7 3 (5.56%) Juniper
8 2 (3.70%) HP
8 2 (3.70%) Meraki
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Aderant
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) Infor
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) Mitel
9 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.85%) OpenText
9 1 (1.85%) Sage
9 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec