Period
to 18 October 2017

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

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 924 859 657
Rank change year-on-year -65 -202 -192
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 240 365 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.77% 1.04% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 218 301 707
UK median annual salary £30,750 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.81% -4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -1.52%

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 31190 35248 41483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.86% 18.39% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25110 29792 34549
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 15 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 18 October 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 -46 232 £32,500 +4.84% 15
UK excluding London -26 132 £30,000 - 10
London -32 105 £36,000 +9.09% 5
South East +22 33 £30,000 +7.14% 2
Midlands +2 32 £30,000 -6.25%
North of England -5 28 £30,500 -24.69% 4
East of England +24 20 £27,500 -15.38% 1
West Midlands -11 19 £32,500 -
South West +8 14 £27,500 -2.65% 3
East Midlands +53 13 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +1 11 £27,500 -32.10% 1
North West -6 11 £37,500 -11.76%
North East +18 6 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Wales +23 4 £28,500 +42.50%
Scotland -11 1 £26,000 -36.97%

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 240 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 230 (95.83%) Windows
3 212 (88.33%) Active Directory
4 171 (71.25%) Windows Server
5 138 (57.50%) Microsoft
5 138 (57.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 137 (57.08%) VMware
7 131 (54.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 112 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 100 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 95 (39.58%) DNS
11 92 (38.33%) TCP/IP
12 90 (37.50%) Firewall
12 90 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 87 (36.25%) Office 365
14 86 (35.83%) DHCP
15 78 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2007
16 75 (31.25%) Citrix
17 69 (28.75%) Hyper-V
18 68 (28.33%) Cisco
19 65 (27.08%) Windows 7
20 61 (25.42%) Windows 8
21 57 (23.75%) Microsoft Office
21 57 (23.75%) ITIL
22 56 (23.33%) LAN
22 56 (23.33%) WAN
23 52 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
24 46 (19.17%) SCCM
25 43 (17.92%) Windows XP
26 42 (17.50%) XenApp

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
1 240 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 100 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 52 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 22 (9.17%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (3.33%) IIS
9 6 (2.50%) SAS
10 5 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.83%) Apache
12 2 (0.83%) Confluence
13 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 57 (23.75%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (36.25%) Office 365
2 13 (5.42%) Mimecast
3 8 (3.33%) IaaS
3 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.83%) PaaS
7 1 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 95 (39.58%) DNS
2 92 (38.33%) TCP/IP
3 90 (37.50%) Firewall
4 86 (35.83%) DHCP
5 56 (23.33%) LAN
5 56 (23.33%) WAN
6 30 (12.50%) Skype
6 30 (12.50%) VPN
7 23 (9.58%) SAN
8 22 (9.17%) VLAN
9 21 (8.75%) Unified Communications
10 16 (6.67%) Internet
11 13 (5.42%) Wireless
12 6 (2.50%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (2.50%) SMTP
12 6 (2.50%) VoIP
12 6 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.42%) Ingres
6 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.92%) AdminStudio
1 7 (2.92%) InstallShield
1 7 (2.92%) MSI
2 3 (1.25%) JIRA
3 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (15.00%) Finance
2 16 (6.67%) Legal
3 13 (5.42%) Law
4 11 (4.58%) Retail
5 5 (2.08%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Banking
7 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 47 (19.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 35 (14.58%) Analyst
5 28 (11.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 26 (10.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 25 (10.42%) IT Support
8 22 (9.17%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 20 (8.33%) IT Engineer
9 20 (8.33%) Support Analyst
10 19 (7.92%) Exchange Engineer
10 19 (7.92%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
11 16 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
11 16 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 16 (6.67%) Desktop Support
12 15 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
12 15 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.67%) .NET
1 4 (1.67%) WAP
1 4 (1.67%) XMPP
2 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.42%) CSS
2 1 (0.42%) HTML
2 1 (0.42%) HTML5
2 1 (0.42%) LAMP
2 1 (0.42%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.42%) MAPI
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
2 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.25%) Blackberry
2 17 (7.08%) Clustering
3 10 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.50%) Replication
7 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.67%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
7 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.25%) Fintech
8 3 (1.25%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.83%) AS400
9 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.83%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.42%) CCTV
10 1 (0.42%) PDA
10 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 230 (95.83%) Windows
2 171 (71.25%) Windows Server
3 138 (57.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 131 (54.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (27.08%) Windows 7
7 61 (25.42%) Windows 8
8 43 (17.92%) Windows XP
9 35 (14.58%) Windows 10
10 21 (8.75%) Mac OS X
11 15 (6.25%) Apple iOS
12 14 (5.83%) Mac OS
13 12 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (4.58%) Linux
15 8 (3.33%) Android
15 8 (3.33%) Windows Vista
16 5 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.83%) CentOS
17 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.75%) ITIL
2 28 (11.67%) Patch Management
3 25 (10.42%) Change Management
4 19 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (7.08%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (7.08%) Release Management
5 17 (7.08%) Service Delivery
6 15 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (6.25%) Web Filtering
7 14 (5.83%) CRM
7 14 (5.83%) E-Commerce
8 13 (5.42%) Business Continuity
8 13 (5.42%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 11 (4.58%) Migration
9 11 (4.58%) Network Load Balancing
9 11 (4.58%) Presales
10 9 (3.75%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.75%) Problem Management
10 9 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.17%) SQL
2 24 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.92%) VBScript
4 5 (2.08%) VB
5 2 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.42%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (11.25%) MCSE
3 15 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (5.42%) CCNA
5 13 (5.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (5.00%) MCITP
6 12 (5.00%) MCSA
7 8 (3.33%) Degree
8 5 (2.08%) CCA
8 5 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (2.08%) MCTS
8 5 (2.08%) MOS
9 4 (1.67%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.67%) MCP
9 4 (1.67%) VCP5
10 2 (0.83%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 212 (88.33%) Active Directory
2 90 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (28.75%) Hyper-V
4 42 (17.50%) XenApp
5 25 (10.42%) vSphere
6 20 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (7.08%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (6.25%) XenDesktop
9 12 (5.00%) Terminal Services
10 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (2.92%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (2.92%) XenServer
12 5 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (1.67%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.67%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.83%) Firmware
14 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (19.17%) SCCM
2 23 (9.58%) Backup Exec
3 19 (7.92%) WSUS
4 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.50%) SmoothWall
5 6 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (2.50%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.83%) Ansible
6 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.83%) Nagios
6 2 (0.83%) Nessus
6 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.83%) Nmap
6 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.83%) Puppet
6 2 (0.83%) SCOM
7 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 138 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 137 (57.08%) VMware
3 75 (31.25%) Citrix
4 68 (28.33%) Cisco
5 36 (15.00%) HP
6 28 (11.67%) Veeam
7 20 (8.33%) Dell
8 17 (7.08%) Symantec
9 16 (6.67%) Sophos
10 14 (5.83%) Apple
11 11 (4.58%) EMC
12 9 (3.75%) Avaya
13 8 (3.33%) WatchGuard
14 7 (2.92%) CommVault
14 7 (2.92%) SonicWALL
15 6 (2.50%) CA
15 6 (2.50%) IBM
15 6 (2.50%) NetApp
16 5 (2.08%) McAfee
16 5 (2.08%) Meraki