Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1049 902 759
Rank change year-on-year -147 -143 -247
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 131 278 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 0.92% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 124 261 533
UK median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -1.54%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £47,500 £50,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% -

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 29,469 30,136 38,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.66% 17.71% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24,133 25,031 32,632
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 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 -142 117 £42,500 +41.67% 21
UK excluding London -94 65 £35,000 +11.11% 12
London -81 54 £45,000 +50.00% 9
North of England -38 22 £36,250 +31.82% 4
South West -9 12 £30,000 +15.38% 2
South East -51 11 £31,000 +3.33% 4
Yorkshire -6 10 £32,500 +8.33% 2
West Midlands -11 10 £30,500 -18.67% 2
Midlands -17 10 £30,500 -21.29% 2
East of England -7 8 £50,000 +25.00%
North East -16 6 £35,000 +29.63%
North West -29 6 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Wales 0 2 £30,750 -5.38%

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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.

1 131 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 116 (88.55%) Windows
3 109 (83.21%) Active Directory
4 86 (65.65%) Windows Server
5 77 (58.78%) Microsoft
6 70 (53.44%) VMware
7 68 (51.91%) Office 365
8 67 (51.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 66 (50.38%) Citrix
10 64 (48.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 64 (48.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 63 (48.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 53 (40.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 50 (38.17%) Exchange Server 2013
14 48 (36.64%) XenApp
14 48 (36.64%) ITIL
15 46 (35.11%) WAN
15 46 (35.11%) DNS
16 45 (34.35%) Hyper-V
17 44 (33.59%) Cisco
18 43 (32.82%) LAN
19 40 (30.53%) Firewall
20 37 (28.24%) DHCP
21 36 (27.48%) Finance
22 35 (26.72%) TCP/IP
23 33 (25.19%) Exchange Server 2007
24 30 (22.90%) Microsoft Azure
25 29 (22.14%) Problem-Solving
25 29 (22.14%) HP
26 27 (20.61%) SAN

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
1 131 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 67 (51.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (38.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (25.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (15.27%) Skype for Business
6 19 (14.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (13.74%) SharePoint
8 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (4.58%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.53%) Apache
10 2 (1.53%) Confluence
10 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (1.53%) IIS
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (18.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.76%) Revit
3 1 (0.76%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 68 (51.91%) Office 365
2 30 (22.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.16%) IaaS
4 11 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (6.11%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (6.11%) Mimecast
5 8 (6.11%) PaaS
5 8 (6.11%) SaaS
6 5 (3.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (35.11%) DNS
1 46 (35.11%) WAN
2 43 (32.82%) LAN
3 40 (30.53%) Firewall
4 37 (28.24%) DHCP
5 35 (26.72%) TCP/IP
6 27 (20.61%) SAN
7 16 (12.21%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (11.45%) NAS
9 14 (10.69%) VPN
10 12 (9.16%) Skype
11 10 (7.63%) VLAN
12 7 (5.34%) SMTP
12 7 (5.34%) VoIP
12 7 (5.34%) VPLS
13 6 (4.58%) Extranet
13 6 (4.58%) Intranet
13 6 (4.58%) Network Security
13 6 (4.58%) Unified Communications
13 6 (4.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.76%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.53%) JIRA
1 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.53%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (27.48%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Law
2 9 (6.87%) Marketing
2 9 (6.87%) Retail
3 8 (6.11%) Legal
4 7 (5.34%) Banking
5 5 (3.82%) Electronics
5 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (14.50%) Analyst
1 19 (14.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 19 (14.50%) Support Engineer
2 17 (12.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (12.21%) Citrix Engineer
3 16 (12.21%) Exchange Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (9.16%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Server Engineer
5 11 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (8.40%) Service Analyst
5 11 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (8.40%) Service Desk Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (6.87%) Architect
7 9 (6.87%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Desktop Support
8 8 (6.11%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) WSH
2 5 (3.82%) WAP
3 4 (3.05%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) LDAP
5 1 (0.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Blackberry
2 13 (9.92%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.92%) Driving Licence
3 12 (9.16%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.87%) Hedge funds
6 8 (6.11%) Clustering
6 8 (6.11%) Replication
7 7 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
8 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (3.82%) iPad
9 5 (3.82%) iPhone
10 3 (2.29%) Fat Client
10 3 (2.29%) HP Storage
10 3 (2.29%) Smartphone
10 3 (2.29%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 116 (88.55%) Windows
2 86 (65.65%) Windows Server
3 64 (48.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (48.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (48.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (18.32%) Windows 10
6 19 (14.50%) Windows 7
7 14 (10.69%) Linux
8 11 (8.40%) Windows 2000 Server
8 11 (8.40%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.40%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.11%) Solaris
10 6 (4.58%) CentOS
10 6 (4.58%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.82%) Android
12 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000
13 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.53%) Kali Linux
14 2 (1.53%) Unix
14 2 (1.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.64%) ITIL
2 29 (22.14%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (14.50%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
5 14 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.92%) Migration
7 12 (9.16%) Business Continuity
7 12 (9.16%) Patch Management
8 9 (6.87%) Performance Management
8 9 (6.87%) Presales
9 8 (6.11%) Break/Fix
9 8 (6.11%) DevOps
9 8 (6.11%) Project Management
9 8 (6.11%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (5.34%) BCP
10 7 (5.34%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (5.34%) Change Control
10 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.34%) Information Security
10 7 (5.34%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.34%) SQL
3 6 (4.58%) VB
3 6 (4.58%) VBScript
4 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.53%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.92%) DBS Check
3 10 (7.63%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.11%) MCSE
4 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.34%) Degree
5 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.58%) MCSA
7 5 (3.82%) BC Cleared
7 5 (3.82%) CCNA
7 5 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.05%) CCA
8 4 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.53%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.53%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.76%) MCITP
10 1 (0.76%) MCP
10 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) SLA
2 6 (4.58%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 109 (83.21%) Active Directory
2 53 (40.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (36.64%) XenApp
4 45 (34.35%) Hyper-V
5 23 (17.56%) XenDesktop
6 19 (14.50%) XenServer
7 12 (9.16%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (7.63%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (6.87%) MetaFrame
10 5 (3.82%) DFS Replication
11 4 (3.05%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (3.05%) Xen
12 3 (2.29%) Terminal Services
13 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.53%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.53%) vSphere
14 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (15.27%) Backup Exec
1 20 (15.27%) SCCM
2 9 (6.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (4.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (3.82%) WSUS
5 2 (1.53%) Ansible
5 2 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.53%) Nagios
5 2 (1.53%) Nessus
5 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.53%) Nmap
5 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.53%) Puppet
5 2 (1.53%) SCOM
5 2 (1.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.53%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 77 (58.78%) Microsoft
2 70 (53.44%) VMware
3 66 (50.38%) Citrix
4 44 (33.59%) Cisco
5 29 (22.14%) HP
6 24 (18.32%) Symantec
7 20 (15.27%) Veeam
8 19 (14.50%) Apple
9 14 (10.69%) EMC
10 11 (8.40%) NetApp
11 10 (7.63%) CA
11 10 (7.63%) CommVault
11 10 (7.63%) Dell
11 10 (7.63%) Sophos
12 8 (6.11%) arcserve
12 8 (6.11%) Red Hat
13 7 (5.34%) Veritas
14 6 (4.58%) Google
14 6 (4.58%) OpenText
14 6 (4.58%) RightFax