Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 950 1082 908
Rank change year-on-year +132 -174 -110
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 148 124 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.072% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.67% 0.43% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 137 115 252
UK median annual salary £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.80% +15.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

Exchange Server 2003 is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 22,136 28,806 30,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.36% 16.77% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17,312 23,388 24,926
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,951 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003.

Salary trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
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 Server 2003 within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. 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 +128 144 £32,500 -9.72% 4
UK excluding London +99 92 £35,000 +7.69% 4
London +104 56 £31,500 -30.00%
Midlands +44 30 £40,000 +20.30% 1
West Midlands +41 27 £38,000 +14.29% 1
South East +46 23 £35,000 +12.90% 3
North of England +34 18 £32,500 -
East of England +96 16 £42,500 +21.43%
North West +46 10 £35,000 -6.67%
Yorkshire +5 8 £32,500 -
Scotland - 4 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
South West +13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 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 with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 148 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 139 (93.92%) Windows
3 134 (90.54%) Active Directory
4 107 (72.30%) Microsoft
5 103 (69.59%) Windows Server
6 89 (60.14%) VMware
7 88 (59.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (57.43%) Office 365
9 71 (47.97%) Cisco
10 69 (46.62%) DNS
11 65 (43.92%) Citrix
12 62 (41.89%) DHCP
13 54 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 53 (35.81%) TCP/IP
15 47 (31.76%) VPN
16 45 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 43 (29.05%) Hyper-V
18 42 (28.38%) SCCM
19 41 (27.70%) Skype for Business
19 41 (27.70%) Skype
20 40 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
21 39 (26.35%) ITIL
22 37 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
23 35 (23.65%) SAN
24 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Office
25 31 (20.95%) Windows 10
26 30 (20.27%) Firewall
26 30 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
27 29 (19.59%) Microsoft Certification
28 27 (18.24%) Apple

Exchange Server 2003
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
1 148 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 41 (27.70%) Skype for Business
3 40 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.38%) IIS
9 3 (2.03%) Apache
9 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.35%) IBM Domino
10 2 (1.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 85 (57.43%) Office 365
2 37 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (15.54%) IaaS
4 23 (15.54%) PaaS
4 23 (15.54%) SaaS
5 12 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (46.62%) DNS
2 62 (41.89%) DHCP
3 53 (35.81%) TCP/IP
4 47 (31.76%) VPN
5 41 (27.70%) Skype
6 35 (23.65%) SAN
7 30 (20.27%) Firewall
8 25 (16.89%) Wireless
9 24 (16.22%) WAN
10 22 (14.86%) Internet
10 22 (14.86%) LAN
11 17 (11.49%) MPLS
11 17 (11.49%) NAS
11 17 (11.49%) VLAN
12 16 (10.81%) SNMP
13 15 (10.14%) Kerberos
13 15 (10.14%) WLAN
14 6 (4.05%) Network Security
15 5 (3.38%) Remote Desktop
16 4 (2.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Subversion
General
1 13 (8.78%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Law
3 2 (1.35%) Electronics
3 2 (1.35%) Games
3 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
2 25 (16.89%) Consultant
2 25 (16.89%) Support Engineer
3 23 (15.54%) Cloud Consultant
3 23 (15.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 23 (15.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 23 (15.54%) IT Engineer
3 23 (15.54%) Windows Consultant
4 19 (12.84%) Field Engineer
4 19 (12.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 16 (10.81%) Desktop Support
5 16 (10.81%) IT Support
6 15 (10.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Active Directory Support
11 6 (4.05%) Cisco Support
11 6 (4.05%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.49%) Software Packaging
2 16 (10.81%) LDAP
3 3 (2.03%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.35%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Smartphone
2 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
3 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (9.46%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (8.78%) iPad
6 9 (6.08%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.73%) Replication
8 6 (4.05%) HP Storage
9 5 (3.38%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.35%) Clustering
11 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.35%) iPhone
11 2 (1.35%) Online Games
12 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.68%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 139 (93.92%) Windows
2 103 (69.59%) Windows Server
3 88 (59.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (20.95%) Windows 10
6 27 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (15.54%) Windows XP
8 19 (12.84%) Android
9 13 (8.78%) Windows 7
10 11 (7.43%) Linux
11 9 (6.08%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.38%) Windows 2000
13 4 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.03%) Debian
15 2 (1.35%) Solaris
16 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.35%) ITIL
2 30 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (18.24%) Presales
3 27 (18.24%) Service Delivery
4 25 (16.89%) Migration
5 23 (15.54%) Procure-to-Pay
6 21 (14.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.14%) Information Security
9 14 (9.46%) Collaborative Working
10 13 (8.78%) Line Management
11 12 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.43%) Mobile Device Management
12 11 (7.43%) Patch Management
12 11 (7.43%) Ticket Management
13 9 (6.08%) Problem Management
13 9 (6.08%) Server Building
14 8 (5.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.78%) SQL
2 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.03%) Perl
5 2 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (19.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (14.86%) MCP
3 18 (12.16%) DBS Check
4 17 (11.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (9.46%) MCITP
6 13 (8.78%) Degree
7 9 (6.08%) MCSA
8 6 (4.05%) CCNA
8 6 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.03%) MCSE
9 3 (2.03%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.35%) CCNP
10 2 (1.35%) VCP5
10 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.68%) CCA
11 1 (0.68%) CCIE
11 1 (0.68%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.54%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 134 (90.54%) Active Directory
2 54 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (29.05%) Hyper-V
4 19 (12.84%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (5.41%) XenApp
6 6 (4.05%) vSphere
7 4 (2.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.35%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.35%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (28.38%) SCCM
2 24 (16.22%) Single Sign-On
3 23 (15.54%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.03%) Ansible
5 3 (2.03%) MaaS360
5 3 (2.03%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (2.03%) Nagios
6 2 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.35%) SCOM
6 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 107 (72.30%) Microsoft
2 89 (60.14%) VMware
3 71 (47.97%) Cisco
4 65 (43.92%) Citrix
5 27 (18.24%) Apple
5 27 (18.24%) Veeam
6 25 (16.89%) HP
6 25 (16.89%) Symantec
7 14 (9.46%) NetApp
8 13 (8.78%) Dell
9 8 (5.41%) arcserve
9 8 (5.41%) Avaya
10 6 (4.05%) CA
10 6 (4.05%) EqualLogic
11 5 (3.38%) Mitel
12 4 (2.70%) Asigra
12 4 (2.70%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.03%) 3Com
13 3 (2.03%) IronPort
13 3 (2.03%) Trend Micro