Period
to 21 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1019 697 1021
Rank change year-on-year -322 +324 -12
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 16 9 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.094% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 83
10th Percentile £26,550 £31,875 £21,000
25th Percentile £27,750 £34,313 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £37,250 £27,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.72% +37.96% -32.50%
75th Percentile £53,750 £46,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,500 £37,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year -22.97% +37.04% -32.50%

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 16,959 7,078 20,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.91% 14.30% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10,672 5,810 16,576
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,938 £40,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -2.30%

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2003.

Salary trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 8 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 September 2021. 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 -315 15 £34,000 -9.33% 12
UK excluding London -225 12 £28,500 -22.97% 11
North of England - 8 £28,500 - 1
North West - 5 £28,500 - 1
London -219 4 £56,250 +18.42% 1
South East -160 3 £34,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Scotland -96 1 £55,000 +83.33%

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
5 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) WAN
6 9 (56.25%) Social Skills
7 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (50.00%) VMware
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) Azure
8 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
8 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (43.75%) DNS
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
9 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (37.50%) MCSE
9 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (31.25%) MCITP
10 5 (31.25%) DHCP
10 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013

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 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (43.75%) Azure
3 3 (18.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) AWS
4 2 (12.50%) Mimecast
5 1 (6.25%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) LAN
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Social Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) VCP6
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Ivanti
4 3 (18.75%) Meraki
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) Ubiquiti
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas