Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 933 1000 900
Rank change year-on-year +67 -100 -193
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 174 194 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 0.65% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 152 189 252
UK median annual salary £42,500 £33,250 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.82% +4.72% -2.31%
10th Percentile £21,875 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £50,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +41.67% -1.64% -6.15%

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 24,189 29,747 31,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.06% 17.09% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19,310 24,470 26,705
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.79% +1.25% -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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 +75 169 £42,500 +23.19% 18
UK excluding London +96 120 £42,500 +41.67% 15
London +1 53 £38,750 -13.89% 4
Midlands +55 52 £40,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands +69 44 £40,000 +31.15% 1
East of England +46 26 £55,000 +12.82% 2
South East +44 25 £60,000 +100.00% 4
North of England +29 9 £23,000 -33.33% 2
East Midlands +15 8 £57,500 +109.09% 2
North West +27 6 £26,750 -46.50% 2
South West +21 4 £27,500 -23.08% 3
North East +5 2 £22,250 -34.56%
Scotland - 2 £50,000 - 1
Channel Islands - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £32,500 +17.12%

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 174 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 171 (98.28%) Windows
3 155 (89.08%) Active Directory
4 136 (78.16%) Microsoft
5 132 (75.86%) VMware
6 115 (66.09%) Windows Server
7 106 (60.92%) Office 365
8 92 (52.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 85 (48.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 81 (46.55%) Hyper-V
11 63 (36.21%) SAN
12 61 (35.06%) Citrix
12 61 (35.06%) Microsoft Azure
13 56 (32.18%) SCCM
14 52 (29.89%) Presales
15 51 (29.31%) DNS
16 50 (28.74%) Cisco
17 49 (28.16%) Skype for Business
18 47 (27.01%) Exchange Server 2010
19 46 (26.44%) TCP/IP
19 46 (26.44%) Veeam
20 42 (24.14%) Symantec
20 42 (24.14%) Firewall
21 41 (23.56%) Skype
22 40 (22.99%) DHCP
23 39 (22.41%) SCVMM
24 38 (21.84%) Windows 10
24 38 (21.84%) Microsoft Office
25 36 (20.69%) Migration
26 34 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 174 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 49 (28.16%) Skype for Business
3 47 (27.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (8.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (1.72%) IIS
10 2 (1.15%) IBM Domino
10 2 (1.15%) SAS
10 2 (1.15%) Site Server
11 1 (0.57%) Apache
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (21.84%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 106 (60.92%) Office 365
2 61 (35.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (17.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 27 (15.52%) IaaS
4 27 (15.52%) PaaS
4 27 (15.52%) SaaS
5 9 (5.17%) Mimecast
6 5 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 63 (36.21%) SAN
2 51 (29.31%) DNS
3 46 (26.44%) TCP/IP
4 42 (24.14%) Firewall
5 41 (23.56%) Skype
6 40 (22.99%) DHCP
7 27 (15.52%) WAN
8 26 (14.94%) LAN
9 23 (13.22%) VLAN
10 20 (11.49%) Remote Desktop
11 17 (9.77%) VPN
12 15 (8.62%) iSCSI
12 15 (8.62%) MPLS
13 14 (8.05%) NAS
14 13 (7.47%) Internet
14 13 (7.47%) Kerberos
14 13 (7.47%) SNMP
14 13 (7.47%) WLAN
15 12 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (5.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.72%) MS Access
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 19 (10.92%) Finance
2 4 (2.30%) Law
3 3 (1.72%) Banking
3 3 (1.72%) Legal
4 2 (1.15%) Electronics
4 2 (1.15%) Games
4 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.57%) Military
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (28.74%) Consultant
2 39 (22.41%) Cloud Consultant
2 39 (22.41%) Windows Consultant
3 27 (15.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 27 (15.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 27 (15.52%) Support Engineer
4 23 (13.22%) IT Engineer
5 16 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (8.05%) Implementation Engineer
6 14 (8.05%) IT Support
6 14 (8.05%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (7.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.47%) Senior Implementation Engineer
8 12 (6.90%) Azure Consultant
8 12 (6.90%) Office 365 Consultant
8 12 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (6.32%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (5.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.47%) LDAP
2 5 (2.87%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.57%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.92%) Blackberry
3 13 (7.47%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.47%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (6.32%) Clustering
5 10 (5.75%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (5.17%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.45%) iPad
7 6 (3.45%) Replication
8 5 (2.87%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.87%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.30%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.15%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.15%) Online Games
11 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.57%) iPhone
11 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 171 (98.28%) Windows
2 115 (66.09%) Windows Server
3 85 (48.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (21.84%) Windows 10
5 33 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (15.52%) Windows XP
8 26 (14.94%) Windows 7
9 12 (6.90%) Android
9 12 (6.90%) Mac OS
10 11 (6.32%) Linux
11 9 (5.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (5.17%) Windows 8
12 7 (4.02%) Windows 2000
13 6 (3.45%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.89%) Presales
2 36 (20.69%) Migration
3 32 (18.39%) ITIL
3 32 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (15.52%) Procure-to-Pay
5 24 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 17 (9.77%) Information Security
7 16 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (9.20%) Patch Management
8 13 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (6.32%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.75%) Business Development
11 10 (5.75%) Change Management
11 10 (5.75%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.75%) Process Improvement
12 9 (5.17%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (4.60%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (4.60%) Server Building
13 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.67%) SQL
2 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.57%) C
4 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.64%) Degree
3 18 (10.34%) MCP
4 13 (7.47%) MCITP
5 8 (4.60%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (4.02%) CCNA
6 7 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (3.45%) MCSA
7 6 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.30%) MCSE
10 2 (1.15%) CCA
10 2 (1.15%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 155 (89.08%) Active Directory
2 92 (52.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (46.55%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.49%) XenApp
5 18 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (8.05%) XenDesktop
7 12 (6.90%) vSphere
8 10 (5.75%) Forefront TMG
8 10 (5.75%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.87%) VMware NSX
10 3 (1.72%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.15%) Xen
12 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.57%) vCloud
12 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (32.18%) SCCM
2 39 (22.41%) SCVMM
3 27 (15.52%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (4.02%) Backup Exec
4 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.87%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.72%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.72%) WSUS
7 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.15%) SCOM
8 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.57%) Netcool
8 1 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 136 (78.16%) Microsoft
2 132 (75.86%) VMware
3 61 (35.06%) Citrix
4 50 (28.74%) Cisco
5 46 (26.44%) Veeam
6 42 (24.14%) Symantec
7 25 (14.37%) HP
8 20 (11.49%) Apple
8 20 (11.49%) NetApp
9 13 (7.47%) Avaya
9 13 (7.47%) Dell
10 12 (6.90%) SonicWALL
11 10 (5.75%) CheckPoint
12 9 (5.17%) Sophos
13 5 (2.87%) Dell Compellent
13 5 (2.87%) IronPort
13 5 (2.87%) TOWER Software
13 5 (2.87%) Trend Micro
14 4 (2.30%) EqualLogic
15 3 (1.72%) Aruba