Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 945 954 889
Rank change year-on-year +9 -65 -225
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 191 249 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 0.78% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 171 228 274
UK median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -7.69%

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 26,564 31,851 34,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.24% 17.62% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21,374 25,763 29,330
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 16 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 14 November 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 +1 183 £40,000 +23.08% 19
UK excluding London +25 129 £40,000 +33.33% 18
London 0 59 £45,000 +7.78% 2
Midlands +37 51 £40,000 +39.13% 4
West Midlands +53 44 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East of England +39 24 £55,000 +109.52% 4
South East 0 21 £34,500 +6.15% 1
South West +6 15 £27,500 -8.33% 4
North of England 0 13 £21,000 -35.38% 4
North West +9 9 £21,000 -45.10% 2
East Midlands +1 7 £57,500 +109.09% 1
North East -10 3 £21,500 -33.85%
Scotland -9 2 £50,000 +92.31% 1
Channel Islands - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +12 1 £34,500 +25.45% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 191 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 186 (97.38%) Windows
3 170 (89.01%) Active Directory
4 146 (76.44%) VMware
5 140 (73.30%) Microsoft
6 129 (67.54%) Windows Server
7 113 (59.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 103 (53.93%) Office 365
9 97 (50.79%) Hyper-V
10 82 (42.93%) Citrix
11 72 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 69 (36.13%) SAN
13 64 (33.51%) Cisco
14 63 (32.98%) Firewall
15 60 (31.41%) Microsoft Azure
16 58 (30.37%) SCCM
17 56 (29.32%) Windows Server 2012
18 51 (26.70%) Exchange Server 2010
19 50 (26.18%) TCP/IP
19 50 (26.18%) DNS
19 50 (26.18%) Microsoft Office
20 48 (25.13%) Skype for Business
20 48 (25.13%) Presales
21 46 (24.08%) Exchange Server 2013
22 45 (23.56%) SQL
23 43 (22.51%) Veeam
24 41 (21.47%) XenApp
24 41 (21.47%) Windows 10
25 40 (20.94%) DHCP
26 36 (18.85%) Symantec

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
1 191 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 51 (26.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (25.13%) Skype for Business
4 46 (24.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (9.95%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.57%) IIS
9 2 (1.05%) Apache
9 2 (1.05%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (26.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 103 (53.93%) Office 365
2 60 (31.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (7.33%) Mimecast
5 13 (6.81%) IaaS
5 13 (6.81%) PaaS
5 13 (6.81%) SaaS
6 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.05%) G Suite
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 69 (36.13%) SAN
2 63 (32.98%) Firewall
3 50 (26.18%) DNS
3 50 (26.18%) TCP/IP
4 40 (20.94%) DHCP
5 32 (16.75%) Skype
6 31 (16.23%) LAN
7 30 (15.71%) WAN
8 28 (14.66%) Remote Desktop
9 22 (11.52%) iSCSI
10 20 (10.47%) VLAN
11 19 (9.95%) Fibre Channel
11 19 (9.95%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (8.90%) IPsec
13 16 (8.38%) VPN
14 10 (5.24%) Internet
15 8 (4.19%) IPv6
15 8 (4.19%) Spanning Tree
15 8 (4.19%) VSAN
16 7 (3.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (9.42%) Finance
2 3 (1.57%) Banking
2 3 (1.57%) Law
2 3 (1.57%) Legal
3 2 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Military
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (24.08%) Consultant
2 37 (19.37%) Support Engineer
3 32 (16.75%) Windows Consultant
4 30 (15.71%) IT Engineer
5 25 (13.09%) Cloud Consultant
6 22 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (9.95%) Implementation Engineer
7 19 (9.95%) Office 365 Consultant
8 18 (9.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (9.42%) IT Support
8 18 (9.42%) IT Support Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) Azure Consultant
9 17 (8.90%) Citrix Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) VMware Engineer
10 15 (7.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 14 (7.33%) Service Desk Engineer
11 14 (7.33%) Technical Consultant
12 13 (6.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (6.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.14%) LDAP
2 2 (1.05%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.52%) MAPI
3 1 (0.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.90%) HP StoreVirtual
3 12 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.76%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.76%) Clustering
5 9 (4.71%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.19%) Fat Client
6 8 (4.19%) Thin Client
7 6 (3.14%) iPad
8 5 (2.62%) iPhone
8 5 (2.62%) Replication
9 3 (1.57%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.57%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.05%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.52%) BYOD
11 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.52%) PDA
11 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 186 (97.38%) Windows
2 129 (67.54%) Windows Server
3 72 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (29.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (21.47%) Windows 10
6 34 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (17.28%) Windows 7
8 29 (15.18%) Windows XP
9 17 (8.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 14 (7.33%) Mac OS
11 12 (6.28%) Windows 8
12 11 (5.76%) Android
12 11 (5.76%) Windows Vista
13 10 (5.24%) Linux
14 6 (3.14%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.52%) CentOS
15 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.13%) Presales
2 31 (16.23%) ITIL
3 28 (14.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 25 (13.09%) Migration
4 25 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (9.42%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (9.42%) Patch Management
6 15 (7.85%) Web Filtering
7 13 (6.81%) Procure-to-Pay
7 13 (6.81%) Project Management
7 13 (6.81%) Service Delivery
8 12 (6.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.76%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (4.71%) Information Security
10 9 (4.71%) Server Virtualisation
11 8 (4.19%) Break/Fix
11 8 (4.19%) CRM
11 8 (4.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.19%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.56%) SQL
2 19 (9.95%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.81%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (13.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.28%) Degree
3 11 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (5.76%) MCP
4 10 (5.24%) CCNA
4 10 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.24%) MCSE
5 9 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.19%) MCSA
7 7 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.14%) CCA
9 5 (2.62%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.62%) MCITP
9 5 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.57%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.52%) CCIE
12 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 170 (89.01%) Active Directory
2 113 (59.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (50.79%) Hyper-V
4 41 (21.47%) XenApp
5 28 (14.66%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (12.57%) XenDesktop
7 18 (9.42%) Terminal Services
8 17 (8.90%) Forefront TMG
8 17 (8.90%) vSphere
9 8 (4.19%) VMware NSX
10 5 (2.62%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.05%) Xen
11 2 (1.05%) XenServer
12 1 (0.52%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.52%) vCloud
12 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 58 (30.37%) SCCM
2 32 (16.75%) SCVMM
3 13 (6.81%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (4.71%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (2.62%) SmoothWall
7 3 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.57%) WSUS
8 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.05%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.52%) Ansible
9 1 (0.52%) Nagios
9 1 (0.52%) Netcool
9 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.52%) Puppet
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 146 (76.44%) VMware
2 140 (73.30%) Microsoft
3 82 (42.93%) Citrix
4 64 (33.51%) Cisco
5 43 (22.51%) Veeam
6 36 (18.85%) HP
6 36 (18.85%) Symantec
7 26 (13.61%) NetApp
8 23 (12.04%) SonicWALL
9 17 (8.90%) CheckPoint
9 17 (8.90%) Dell
10 16 (8.38%) Apple
11 10 (5.24%) Avaya
11 10 (5.24%) Sophos
12 8 (4.19%) CommVault
12 8 (4.19%) Dell Compellent
13 5 (2.62%) Mitel
14 4 (2.09%) Aruba
14 4 (2.09%) EMC
14 4 (2.09%) Meraki