Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 969 975 868
Rank change year-on-year +6 -107 -234
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 188 227 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% 0.72% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 167 208 341
UK median annual salary £40,000 £30,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.08% -0.81% -4.62%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -4.76%

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 27,823 31,629 36,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.64% 17.88% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22,344 25,360 30,624
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,041 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.71% +3.75% -

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 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 -6 183 £40,000 +23.08% 25
UK excluding London +25 123 £40,000 +33.33% 13
London +14 63 £45,000 +30.43% 12
Midlands +29 44 £40,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +44 37 £40,000 +23.08% 2
South West +11 25 £28,500 +1.79% 6
North of England +6 19 £21,250 -34.62%
East of England +19 18 £55,000 +76.00% 1
South East -16 14 £29,500 -9.23% 4
North West +6 10 £21,000 -44.00%
East Midlands +6 7 £57,500 +91.67%
Yorkshire +25 6 £30,250 +8.04%
North East -21 3 £21,500 -25.86%
Scotland -12 2 £50,000 +92.31%
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 188 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 173 (92.02%) Windows
3 163 (86.70%) Active Directory
4 133 (70.74%) Windows Server
5 128 (68.09%) Microsoft
5 128 (68.09%) VMware
6 105 (55.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 104 (55.32%) Office 365
8 90 (47.87%) Hyper-V
9 77 (40.96%) Citrix
10 73 (38.83%) Cisco
11 72 (38.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 70 (37.23%) SAN
13 65 (34.57%) Firewall
13 65 (34.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 58 (30.85%) Exchange Server 2010
15 57 (30.32%) Exchange Server 2013
16 50 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
17 49 (26.06%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (26.06%) Microsoft Office
17 49 (26.06%) SCCM
18 48 (25.53%) TCP/IP
19 46 (24.47%) HP
20 45 (23.94%) XenApp
21 44 (23.40%) DNS
21 44 (23.40%) Symantec
22 43 (22.87%) Windows 10
23 41 (21.81%) DHCP
24 40 (21.28%) SQL
25 39 (20.74%) LAN

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
1 188 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 58 (30.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (30.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (19.15%) Skype for Business
5 34 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (12.23%) SharePoint
7 20 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
8 8 (4.26%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.60%) IIS
10 2 (1.06%) Apache
11 1 (0.53%) Confluence
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (26.06%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) Revit
3 1 (0.53%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 104 (55.32%) Office 365
2 49 (26.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.51%) Mimecast
4 5 (2.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.66%) IaaS
4 5 (2.66%) PaaS
4 5 (2.66%) SaaS
5 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 70 (37.23%) SAN
2 65 (34.57%) Firewall
3 48 (25.53%) TCP/IP
4 44 (23.40%) DNS
5 41 (21.81%) DHCP
6 39 (20.74%) LAN
7 38 (20.21%) WAN
8 27 (14.36%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (10.64%) iSCSI
10 19 (10.11%) Fibre Channel
11 18 (9.57%) Skype
11 18 (9.57%) VLAN
11 18 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (9.04%) IPsec
13 14 (7.45%) VPN
14 13 (6.91%) NAS
15 8 (4.26%) Intranet
15 8 (4.26%) IPv6
15 8 (4.26%) Spanning Tree
15 8 (4.26%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.53%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.06%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (18.09%) Finance
2 4 (2.13%) Banking
3 3 (1.60%) Law
3 3 (1.60%) Legal
3 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.06%) Electronics
4 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.06%) Marketing
4 2 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (20.21%) Consultant
2 37 (19.68%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.77%) Windows Consultant
4 22 (11.70%) IT Engineer
5 20 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (10.11%) Office 365 Consultant
7 17 (9.04%) Azure Consultant
7 17 (9.04%) Citrix Engineer
7 17 (9.04%) Cloud Consultant
8 16 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (8.51%) Implementation Engineer
8 16 (8.51%) IT Support
8 16 (8.51%) IT Support Engineer
9 15 (7.98%) Active Directory Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Service Desk Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.19%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.66%) WSH
3 4 (2.13%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) MAPI
4 1 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.17%) Blackberry
3 17 (9.04%) HP StoreVirtual
4 12 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.79%) Fat Client
6 9 (4.79%) Thin Client
6 9 (4.79%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (4.26%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.72%) Clustering
9 6 (3.19%) Hedge funds
9 6 (3.19%) iPhone
10 5 (2.66%) iPad
10 5 (2.66%) Replication
11 4 (2.13%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.53%) BYOD
12 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.53%) PDA
12 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 173 (92.02%) Windows
2 133 (70.74%) Windows Server
3 72 (38.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 65 (34.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (22.87%) Windows 10
7 27 (14.36%) Windows 7
8 23 (12.23%) Windows XP
9 14 (7.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (6.91%) Mac OS
11 11 (5.85%) Windows 8
12 10 (5.32%) Linux
13 9 (4.79%) Android
14 7 (3.72%) Windows Vista
15 5 (2.66%) Solaris
16 4 (2.13%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.53%) CentOS
17 1 (0.53%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.68%) Presales
2 34 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (15.43%) Kalman Filter
4 28 (14.89%) ITIL
5 27 (14.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (12.23%) Migration
7 21 (11.17%) Project Management
8 19 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (8.51%) Patch Management
10 14 (7.45%) Business Continuity
10 14 (7.45%) Information Security
11 13 (6.91%) Web Filtering
12 11 (5.85%) BCP
13 9 (4.79%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (4.79%) Server Virtualisation
13 9 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (4.26%) Line Management
14 8 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (4.26%) Tech Ops
14 8 (4.26%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.28%) SQL
2 34 (18.09%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.45%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.26%) VBScript
5 5 (2.66%) VB
6 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (8.51%) Degree
3 9 (4.79%) MCSE
3 9 (4.79%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.26%) MCSA
4 8 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.72%) CCNA
5 7 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.66%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (2.66%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.66%) MCP
6 5 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.13%) CCA
8 3 (1.60%) MCITP
8 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.06%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.53%) CCIE
10 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.04%) SLA
2 5 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 163 (86.70%) Active Directory
2 105 (55.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (47.87%) Hyper-V
4 45 (23.94%) XenApp
5 26 (13.83%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (13.83%) XenDesktop
6 18 (9.57%) Terminal Services
7 17 (9.04%) Forefront TMG
8 16 (8.51%) vSphere
9 9 (4.79%) XenServer
10 8 (4.26%) VMware NSX
11 5 (2.66%) MetaFrame
11 5 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.06%) Xen
13 1 (0.53%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.53%) vCloud
13 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (26.06%) SCCM
2 24 (12.77%) SCVMM
3 14 (7.45%) Backup Exec
4 11 (5.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (3.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.60%) SmoothWall
9 2 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.06%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.53%) Nessus
10 1 (0.53%) Netcool
10 1 (0.53%) Nmap
10 1 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.53%) SCOM
10 1 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (68.09%) Microsoft
1 128 (68.09%) VMware
2 77 (40.96%) Citrix
3 73 (38.83%) Cisco
4 46 (24.47%) HP
5 44 (23.40%) Symantec
6 36 (19.15%) Veeam
7 31 (16.49%) NetApp
8 23 (12.23%) Dell
9 22 (11.70%) SonicWALL
10 17 (9.04%) CheckPoint
11 16 (8.51%) CommVault
12 13 (6.91%) Apple
13 9 (4.79%) ESET
14 8 (4.26%) Dell Compellent
14 8 (4.26%) EMC
14 8 (4.26%) GFI Software
14 8 (4.26%) McAfee
14 8 (4.26%) Mimosa
14 8 (4.26%) RightFax