Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Exchange Server
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 68 68
Rank change year-on-year -108 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 185 459 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.80% 4.20% 4.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.14% 18.87% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 155 453 474
South West median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £47,750 £45,000 £44,000
England median annual salary £34,150 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% - -

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1824 2433 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.77% 22.25% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 2051 2097
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Bristol -42 53 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Wiltshire -53 43 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Gloucestershire +1 37 £25,000 -33.33% 4
Dorset -30 33 £34,500 +10.40% 3
Somerset -23 13 £30,000 +9.09%
Devon -22 5 £30,000 -
Cornwall -11 1 £21,000 -14.29% 1
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 163 (88.11%) Windows
2 138 (74.59%) Active Directory
3 129 (69.73%) Microsoft
4 122 (65.95%) VMware
5 108 (58.38%) Windows Server
6 90 (48.65%) Office 365
7 84 (45.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 84 (45.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (37.84%) Firewall
9 68 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 58 (31.35%) Citrix
12 56 (30.27%) Exchange Server 2013
13 54 (29.19%) Hyper-V
14 49 (26.49%) Windows 7
14 49 (26.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 49 (26.49%) SAN
15 48 (25.95%) ITIL
16 44 (23.78%) DNS
17 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
18 39 (21.08%) Microsoft Office
19 37 (20.00%) Windows 10
20 36 (19.46%) TCP/IP
21 34 (18.38%) Cisco
22 29 (15.68%) WAN
22 29 (15.68%) LAN
23 28 (15.14%) SQL
23 28 (15.14%) Windows 8
24 27 (14.59%) Linux
24 27 (14.59%) DHCP

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 84 (45.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 56 (30.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (5.41%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.32%) Apache
7 6 (3.24%) IIS
8 3 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.62%) SAS
8 3 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.62%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (21.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.62%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 90 (48.65%) Office 365
2 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (2.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 70 (37.84%) Firewall
2 49 (26.49%) SAN
3 44 (23.78%) DNS
4 36 (19.46%) TCP/IP
5 29 (15.68%) LAN
5 29 (15.68%) WAN
6 27 (14.59%) DHCP
7 23 (12.43%) VPN
8 18 (9.73%) Remote Desktop
8 18 (9.73%) Wireless
9 11 (5.95%) NAS
10 10 (5.41%) IP Telephony
10 10 (5.41%) IPsec
10 10 (5.41%) VoIP
11 9 (4.86%) SSL
11 9 (4.86%) VLAN
12 8 (4.32%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.78%) DDNS
14 6 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.86%) MySQL
4 7 (3.78%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 15 (8.11%) Finance
2 9 (4.86%) Advertising
3 3 (1.62%) Banking
3 3 (1.62%) Legal
4 2 (1.08%) Back Office
4 2 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (38.38%) Support Engineer
2 52 (28.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 46 (24.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 39 (21.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 27 (14.59%) Desktop Support
5 27 (14.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (12.97%) IT Engineer
7 23 (12.43%) Analyst
8 22 (11.89%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (11.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 20 (10.81%) IT Support
11 17 (9.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 17 (9.19%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (8.11%) Support Analyst
13 13 (7.03%) Desktop Analyst
13 13 (7.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 11 (5.95%) IT Technician
15 10 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
15 10 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 10 (5.41%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.95%) .NET
2 9 (4.86%) Web Services
3 7 (3.78%) Ajax
3 7 (3.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.78%) CSS
3 7 (3.78%) HTML
3 7 (3.78%) jQuery
3 7 (3.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (3.24%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.62%) LAMP
6 1 (0.54%) Middleware
6 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.49%) Data Centre
1 12 (6.49%) Driving Licence
2 10 (5.41%) Clustering
3 9 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.24%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.70%) Replication
6 4 (2.16%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.08%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.08%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.54%) iPad
8 1 (0.54%) iPhone
8 1 (0.54%) IVR
8 1 (0.54%) PKI
8 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 163 (88.11%) Windows
2 108 (58.38%) Windows Server
3 84 (45.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (26.49%) Windows 7
6 37 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 28 (15.14%) Windows 8
8 27 (14.59%) Linux
9 19 (10.27%) Mac OS X
10 12 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (4.32%) Android
11 8 (4.32%) Apple iOS
11 8 (4.32%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (3.24%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.54%) AIX
14 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.54%) Solaris
14 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.95%) ITIL
2 20 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (10.27%) Change Management
4 15 (8.11%) Information Security
5 14 (7.57%) Migration
6 12 (6.49%) Business Continuity
6 12 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (5.95%) Problem Management
8 10 (5.41%) High Availability
8 10 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (5.41%) Patch Management
9 9 (4.86%) Application Packaging
9 9 (4.86%) Coaching
9 9 (4.86%) CRM
9 9 (4.86%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.86%) Supplier Management
9 9 (4.86%) Time Management
10 8 (4.32%) Capacity Management
11 7 (3.78%) MVC
12 6 (3.24%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.14%) SQL
2 12 (6.49%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.78%) C
3 7 (3.78%) C#
3 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.62%) AWK
4 3 (1.62%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.62%) sed
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (26.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.35%) MCSE
3 20 (10.81%) Degree
4 18 (9.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (9.19%) MCSA
6 15 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.41%) CCA
9 8 (4.32%) CCNA
9 8 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.24%) MCITP
10 6 (3.24%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.70%) CCEA
12 4 (2.16%) MCP
13 3 (1.62%) HNC
13 3 (1.62%) HND
14 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.54%) CCNP
15 1 (0.54%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 138 (74.59%) Active Directory
2 68 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (29.19%) Hyper-V
4 23 (12.43%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (12.43%) XenApp
5 17 (9.19%) XenDesktop
6 13 (7.03%) vSphere
7 11 (5.95%) XenServer
8 6 (3.24%) BitLocker
9 5 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (2.16%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.62%) NFS
12 2 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (9.73%) SCCM
2 17 (9.19%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.32%) WSUS
4 7 (3.78%) SCOM
5 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.16%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.62%) vMotion
8 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.54%) Nagios
9 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.54%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.54%) SnapVault
9 1 (0.54%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 129 (69.73%) Microsoft
2 122 (65.95%) VMware
3 58 (31.35%) Citrix
4 34 (18.38%) Cisco
5 23 (12.43%) Apple
6 16 (8.65%) Dell
6 16 (8.65%) Veeam
7 14 (7.57%) HP
8 12 (6.49%) Avaya
9 9 (4.86%) IBM
9 9 (4.86%) Symantec
10 6 (3.24%) Oracle
10 6 (3.24%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.70%) EMC
11 5 (2.70%) EqualLogic
11 5 (2.70%) NetApp
12 4 (2.16%) AVG
12 4 (2.16%) Meraki
13 3 (1.62%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.62%) Sonus