Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Exchange Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Exchange Engineer
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 857 731
Rank change year-on-year -14 -126 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 307 417 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 276 368 577
UK median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +11.43% -6.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170266 195302 213660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.00% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138590 164128 175213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Exchange Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Engineer in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer.

Salary trend for Exchange Engineer in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Exchange Engineer in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England -17 289 £42,500 +8.97% 11
London +62 169 £47,500 +26.67% 5
UK excluding London -78 120 £30,000 -23.08% 6
South East +35 61 £30,000 -25.00%
North of England -19 28 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Yorkshire +7 12 £28,000 -23.29%
South West +6 11 £31,500 -11.89% 3
North West -48 11 £27,500 -35.29% 2
East of England +26 10 £27,500 -42.11%
Midlands -7 10 £42,500 +61.90% 1
West Midlands -1 6 £42,500 +63.46% 1
North East +19 5 £30,000 -29.41%
East Midlands +8 2 £51,750 +93.46%

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Exchange Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Exchange Engineer in the job title.

1 264 (85.99%) Windows
2 252 (82.08%) Active Directory
3 213 (69.38%) Microsoft
4 212 (69.06%) Windows Server
5 189 (61.56%) MS Exchange
6 178 (57.98%) VMware
7 123 (40.07%) Office 365
8 102 (33.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 99 (32.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 98 (31.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 97 (31.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 82 (26.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 78 (25.41%) Cisco
13 78 (25.41%) Citrix
14 73 (23.78%) DNS
15 65 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
16 63 (20.52%) SCCM
17 61 (19.87%) Hyper-V
17 61 (19.87%) SQL Server
18 59 (19.22%) DHCP
18 59 (19.22%) Skype for Business
19 57 (18.57%) ITIL
20 55 (17.92%) PowerShell
21 53 (17.26%) Finance
22 48 (15.64%) Firewall
23 46 (14.98%) Skype
24 45 (14.66%) TCP/IP
24 45 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
25 44 (14.33%) VPN
26 40 (13.03%) SAN

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 189 (61.56%) MS Exchange
2 102 (33.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 99 (32.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (19.22%) Skype for Business
5 36 (11.73%) SharePoint
6 26 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (5.54%) IIS
9 13 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.63%) IBM Domino
10 5 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.98%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) Confluence
12 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.33%) SAS
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (11.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 123 (40.07%) Office 365
2 65 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.93%) IaaS
5 9 (2.93%) PaaS
6 6 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.98%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (23.78%) DNS
2 59 (19.22%) DHCP
3 48 (15.64%) Firewall
4 46 (14.98%) Skype
5 45 (14.66%) TCP/IP
6 44 (14.33%) VPN
7 40 (13.03%) SAN
8 36 (11.73%) LAN
9 26 (8.47%) VLAN
9 26 (8.47%) VoIP
10 25 (8.14%) Wireless
11 24 (7.82%) WAN
12 18 (5.86%) Internet
13 12 (3.91%) NetScaler
14 10 (3.26%) iSCSI
15 9 (2.93%) SMTP
16 8 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (2.61%) PBX
17 7 (2.28%) NAS
18 6 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.63%) MySQL
6 1 (0.33%) DB2
6 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
General
1 53 (17.26%) Finance
2 29 (9.45%) Banking
3 17 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.58%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.93%) Law
6 8 (2.61%) Back Office
6 8 (2.61%) Games
6 8 (2.61%) Legal
7 6 (1.95%) Marketing
8 5 (1.63%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) Web Services
2 5 (1.63%) CSS
2 5 (1.63%) HTML
3 3 (0.98%) MAPI
4 2 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.33%) COM
5 1 (0.33%) SOAP
5 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.77%) Clustering
2 27 (8.79%) Data Centre
3 25 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.49%) Blackberry
5 16 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.89%) Hedge funds
7 12 (3.91%) PKI
8 9 (2.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (2.61%) EPoS
10 6 (1.95%) iPhone
10 6 (1.95%) Replication
11 5 (1.63%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.30%) iPad
13 3 (0.98%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.33%) Derivative
14 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 264 (85.99%) Windows
2 212 (69.06%) Windows Server
3 98 (31.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 97 (31.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (11.73%) Windows 10
6 32 (10.42%) Linux
7 31 (10.10%) Windows 7
8 29 (9.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (7.17%) Windows 8
10 16 (5.21%) Mac OS
11 12 (3.91%) Windows XP
12 11 (3.58%) Android
12 11 (3.58%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.61%) Unix
14 4 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.65%) Solaris
15 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.57%) ITIL
2 36 (11.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (9.45%) High Availability
4 21 (6.84%) Migration
5 17 (5.54%) Task Automation
6 15 (4.89%) Information Security
6 15 (4.89%) Proactive Monitoring
7 14 (4.56%) E-Commerce
7 14 (4.56%) Project Management
8 13 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (3.91%) Presales
10 11 (3.58%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (3.26%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.93%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (2.61%) Incident Management
14 7 (2.28%) Customer Requirements
14 7 (2.28%) Problem Management
14 7 (2.28%) Server Building
15 6 (1.95%) Desktop Virtualisation
15 6 (1.95%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 55 (17.92%) PowerShell
2 37 (12.05%) SQL
3 5 (1.63%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (12.05%) MCSE
3 20 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (6.51%) MCSA
4 18 (5.86%) MCP
5 15 (4.89%) Degree
6 14 (4.56%) MCITP
7 10 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.61%) CCNA
9 7 (2.28%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.28%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.95%) CCNP
11 4 (1.30%) RHCA
11 4 (1.30%) RHCE
12 2 (0.65%) MCTS
13 1 (0.33%) CCA
13 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.33%) MOS
13 1 (0.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.77%) SLA
2 4 (1.30%) PMO
3 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 252 (82.08%) Active Directory
2 82 (26.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (19.87%) Hyper-V
4 25 (8.14%) vSphere
5 23 (7.49%) XenApp
6 18 (5.86%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.26%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.98%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (20.52%) SCCM
2 21 (6.84%) vCenter Server
3 19 (6.19%) Backup Exec
4 15 (4.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (4.56%) NetBackup
5 14 (4.56%) SCOM
6 12 (3.91%) AirWatch
6 12 (3.91%) Nagios
6 12 (3.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (2.93%) EdgeSight
8 7 (2.28%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (1.30%) HP SIM
9 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.98%) Puppet
11 2 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.33%) NetVault Backup
12 1 (0.33%) Opsview
12 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 213 (69.38%) Microsoft
2 178 (57.98%) VMware
3 78 (25.41%) Cisco
3 78 (25.41%) Citrix
4 35 (11.40%) Symantec
5 20 (6.51%) NetApp
6 16 (5.21%) Avaya
6 16 (5.21%) Veeam
6 16 (5.21%) WatchGuard
7 12 (3.91%) HP
7 12 (3.91%) MobileIron
8 9 (2.93%) IronPort
8 9 (2.93%) SonicWALL
9 8 (2.61%) EMC
9 8 (2.61%) Kaspersky
9 8 (2.61%) McAfee
10 7 (2.28%) Barracuda Networks
11 6 (1.95%) arcserve
11 6 (1.95%) Lotus
12 5 (1.63%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + 20-30% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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