Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Exchange Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 893 879 833
Rank change year-on-year -14 -46 -156
Permanent jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 266 296 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 249 256 439
UK median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,500 £23,850
90th Percentile £60,750 £63,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -18.37% -2.00% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,399 171,574 198,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,020 142,894 165,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 -32 252 £35,000 -17.65% 21
UK excluding London -5 140 £30,000 -18.37% 12
London +4 116 £42,500 -15.00% 9
South East +50 81 £31,000 -27.06% 6
North of England -22 16 £22,500 -28.57% 3
East of England +23 14 £35,000 -22.22% 2
South West +6 14 £30,000 -1.64%
Midlands -6 14 £30,000 -25.00% 1
West Midlands -1 12 £30,000 -7.69% 1
North West -9 12 £22,500 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £21,750 -45.63% 2
East Midlands +11 2 £40,000 -10.11%
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 232 (87.22%) Windows
2 219 (82.33%) Active Directory
3 175 (65.79%) Windows Server
4 167 (62.78%) MS Exchange
5 166 (62.41%) Microsoft
6 136 (51.13%) VMware
7 117 (43.98%) Office 365
8 106 (39.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 101 (37.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 95 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 94 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 88 (33.08%) Hyper-V
13 86 (32.33%) Firewall
14 83 (31.20%) Cisco
15 82 (30.83%) Citrix
16 80 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2013
17 72 (27.07%) Finance
18 65 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
19 57 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
20 56 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
21 53 (19.92%) DNS
22 52 (19.55%) ITIL
23 49 (18.42%) Windows 10
24 46 (17.29%) DHCP
25 42 (15.79%) Windows 7
26 41 (15.41%) SQL
27 40 (15.04%) PowerShell
27 40 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2007
28 39 (14.66%) LAN
28 39 (14.66%) TCP/IP

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
1 167 (62.78%) MS Exchange
2 95 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 40 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (12.78%) Skype for Business
6 24 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (6.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (4.14%) IIS
9 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 56 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 117 (43.98%) Office 365
2 57 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.77%) Mimecast
4 15 (5.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (3.01%) IaaS
6 7 (2.63%) PaaS
7 5 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (32.33%) Firewall
2 53 (19.92%) DNS
3 46 (17.29%) DHCP
4 39 (14.66%) LAN
4 39 (14.66%) TCP/IP
5 35 (13.16%) SAN
6 34 (12.78%) Skype
6 34 (12.78%) WAN
7 20 (7.52%) Unified Communications
8 15 (5.64%) Internet
8 15 (5.64%) VPN
9 14 (5.26%) Wireless
10 13 (4.89%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (3.76%) VoIP
12 9 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (2.63%) Broadband
13 7 (2.63%) NAS
14 5 (1.88%) BIG-IP
14 5 (1.88%) Ethernet
14 5 (1.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 72 (27.07%) Finance
2 29 (10.90%) Legal
3 26 (9.77%) Law
4 17 (6.39%) Banking
5 13 (4.89%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.14%) Financial Institution
7 9 (3.38%) Dutch Language
8 6 (2.26%) Front Office
9 5 (1.88%) Local Government
10 4 (1.50%) Marketing
11 3 (1.13%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.75%) Games
13 1 (0.38%) French Language
13 1 (0.38%) German Language
13 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.01%) HTML
2 1 (0.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.38%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.38%) STL
2 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 18 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 13 (4.89%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.14%) Clustering
6 7 (2.63%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.63%) Replication
7 6 (2.26%) iPhone
8 5 (1.88%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.88%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.50%) Handset
9 4 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.75%) EPoS
11 2 (0.75%) PKI
12 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 232 (87.22%) Windows
2 175 (65.79%) Windows Server
3 106 (39.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (37.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (18.42%) Windows 10
6 42 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 22 (8.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (7.52%) Windows 8
9 15 (5.64%) Linux
10 11 (4.14%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.50%) Android
11 4 (1.50%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.13%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.38%) Unix
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.55%) ITIL
2 24 (9.02%) Business Continuity
2 24 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (6.77%) Change Management
3 18 (6.77%) Project Management
4 14 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (5.26%) Migration
4 14 (5.26%) Release Management
5 13 (4.89%) IT Strategy
5 13 (4.89%) Line Management
5 13 (4.89%) Proactive Monitoring
5 13 (4.89%) Problem Management
5 13 (4.89%) Service Management
6 12 (4.51%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (4.14%) High Availability
8 8 (3.01%) BCP
8 8 (3.01%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (3.01%) Email Filtering
9 7 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.41%) SQL
2 40 (15.04%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.38%) C
4 1 (0.38%) C++
4 1 (0.38%) Perl
4 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (13.16%) MCSE
3 24 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (8.27%) Degree
5 21 (7.89%) MCSA
6 20 (7.52%) CCNA
6 20 (7.52%) MCITP
7 18 (6.77%) MCP
8 13 (4.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (3.76%) Server+ Certification
10 6 (2.26%) DBS Check
10 6 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.38%) CCDA
12 1 (0.38%) CCIE
12 1 (0.38%) CCNP
12 1 (0.38%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 219 (82.33%) Active Directory
2 94 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (33.08%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.65%) XenApp
5 19 (7.14%) vSphere
6 15 (5.64%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.76%) Terminal Services
8 8 (3.01%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.50%) XenServer
10 3 (1.13%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.13%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.75%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (8.65%) SCCM
2 14 (5.26%) SCOM
3 8 (3.01%) vCenter Server
4 7 (2.63%) EdgeSight
4 7 (2.63%) Nagios
4 7 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (2.63%) WSUS
5 6 (2.26%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.88%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.88%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (1.50%) NetVault Backup
7 4 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.13%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.75%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 166 (62.41%) Microsoft
2 136 (51.13%) VMware
3 83 (31.20%) Cisco
4 82 (30.83%) Citrix
5 28 (10.53%) NetApp
6 22 (8.27%) EqualLogic
7 17 (6.39%) Dell
8 14 (5.26%) HP
8 14 (5.26%) Veeam
9 12 (4.51%) Meraki
10 11 (4.14%) ZyXEL
11 10 (3.76%) F5
12 9 (3.38%) SolarWinds
13 8 (3.01%) Apple
13 8 (3.01%) Avaya
13 8 (3.01%) Bloomberg
13 8 (3.01%) Fidessa
13 8 (3.01%) Reuters
13 8 (3.01%) Symantec
14 5 (1.88%) McAfee