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

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 972 874 705
Rank change year-on-year -98 -169 -240
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 191 307 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.65% 0.97% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 186 249 618
UK median annual salary £33,250 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% -6.92% -4.41%

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 29,501 31,729 39,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.04% 17.92% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24,268 26,642 32,821
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Exchange Server 2003 in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 14 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 January 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 -94 177 £34,500 +15.00% 23
UK excluding London -57 90 £30,000 -0.83% 19
London -51 89 £45,000 +40.63% 6
Midlands +13 30 £30,000 -20.00% 3
North of England -5 20 £34,500 +21.05% 5
South East -16 19 £30,000 +7.14% 4
East Midlands +36 16 £27,500 -31.25% 2
West Midlands 0 14 £30,500 -12.86% 1
North East -8 13 £34,000 +23.64% 1
East of England +20 11 £48,750 +30.00% 3
South West +3 8 £35,750 +37.50% 2
North West -13 5 £50,000 +88.68% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £27,750 -34.71% 3
Wales - 2 £30,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 191 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 186 (97.38%) Windows
3 171 (89.53%) Active Directory
4 129 (67.54%) Windows Server
5 116 (60.73%) VMware
6 110 (57.59%) Microsoft
7 98 (51.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 97 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (49.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 92 (48.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 87 (45.55%) Exchange Server 2010
12 86 (45.03%) DNS
13 84 (43.98%) Citrix
14 82 (42.93%) Office 365
15 66 (34.55%) DHCP
16 64 (33.51%) TCP/IP
16 64 (33.51%) Hyper-V
17 60 (31.41%) Exchange Server 2013
17 60 (31.41%) Firewall
18 59 (30.89%) WAN
18 59 (30.89%) Exchange Server 2007
19 58 (30.37%) LAN
20 56 (29.32%) ITIL
20 56 (29.32%) XenApp
21 54 (28.27%) Cisco
22 44 (23.04%) Microsoft Office
23 39 (20.42%) Windows 8
24 38 (19.90%) Windows 7
24 38 (19.90%) Skype for Business
25 35 (18.32%) SQL Server

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 87 (45.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (31.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 59 (30.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (19.90%) Skype for Business
6 16 (8.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (8.38%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.62%) IIS
8 4 (2.09%) Apache
8 4 (2.09%) Confluence
8 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (23.04%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 82 (42.93%) Office 365
2 26 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (9.42%) Mimecast
4 13 (6.81%) IaaS
5 12 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (4.71%) PaaS
7 8 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (4.19%) SaaS
8 4 (2.09%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.52%) GitHub
9 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (45.03%) DNS
2 66 (34.55%) DHCP
3 64 (33.51%) TCP/IP
4 60 (31.41%) Firewall
5 59 (30.89%) WAN
6 58 (30.37%) LAN
7 31 (16.23%) Skype
8 28 (14.66%) VPN
9 25 (13.09%) VLAN
10 22 (11.52%) SAN
11 21 (10.99%) Unified Communications
12 16 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (5.24%) SMTP
14 9 (4.71%) WLAN
15 8 (4.19%) Wireless
16 7 (3.66%) Internet
16 7 (3.66%) VoIP
16 7 (3.66%) VPLS
17 6 (3.14%) NAS
17 6 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.05%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) Ingres
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.09%) JIRA
1 4 (2.09%) TeamCity
1 4 (2.09%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.05%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.05%) AutoIt
2 2 (1.05%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.05%) MSI
General
1 34 (17.80%) Finance
2 22 (11.52%) Law
3 20 (10.47%) Retail
4 19 (9.95%) Legal
5 4 (2.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (19.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (18.85%) Support Engineer
3 29 (15.18%) Analyst
4 24 (12.57%) Exchange Engineer
5 21 (10.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (9.42%) Messaging Engineer
7 17 (8.90%) IT Engineer
7 17 (8.90%) IT Support
7 17 (8.90%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 15 (7.85%) Service Analyst
8 15 (7.85%) Service Desk Analyst
9 14 (7.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (7.33%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (6.28%) IT Support Engineer
10 12 (6.28%) Server Support
11 11 (5.76%) 1st Line Support
11 11 (5.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 11 (5.76%) Server Engineer
11 11 (5.76%) Service Desk Engineer
11 11 (5.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.71%) WAP
2 5 (2.62%) Web Services
3 3 (1.57%) XMPP
4 2 (1.05%) WSH
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) LAMP
5 1 (0.52%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.99%) Blackberry
2 20 (10.47%) Clustering
3 14 (7.33%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.28%) Driving Licence
4 12 (6.28%) Replication
5 6 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.14%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.05%) AS400
8 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 186 (97.38%) Windows
2 129 (67.54%) Windows Server
3 97 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (49.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 92 (48.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (20.42%) Windows 8
7 38 (19.90%) Windows 7
8 30 (15.71%) Windows XP
9 29 (15.18%) Windows 10
10 18 (9.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 16 (8.38%) Mac OS X
12 14 (7.33%) Linux
13 8 (4.19%) CentOS
13 8 (4.19%) Ubuntu
14 6 (3.14%) Windows Vista
15 5 (2.62%) Apple iOS
16 4 (2.09%) Android
16 4 (2.09%) Kali Linux
16 4 (2.09%) Mac OS
17 3 (1.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.32%) ITIL
2 32 (16.75%) Patch Management
3 21 (10.99%) Change Management
3 21 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (9.42%) Business Continuity
4 18 (9.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (9.42%) Release Management
5 17 (8.90%) Mentoring
6 15 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (6.81%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (6.81%) Web Filtering
8 11 (5.76%) Migration
8 11 (5.76%) Network Load Balancing
9 10 (5.24%) Break/Fix
9 10 (5.24%) DevOps
10 9 (4.71%) Document Management
11 8 (4.19%) Presales
11 8 (4.19%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.66%) CRM
13 6 (3.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.52%) SQL
2 21 (10.99%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.57%) VB
4 2 (1.05%) C
4 2 (1.05%) PHP
4 2 (1.05%) VBScript
5 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (12.57%) MCSE
3 18 (9.42%) CCNA
3 18 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (8.38%) DBS Check
4 16 (8.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (6.28%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (5.76%) MCSA
7 9 (4.71%) CCA
7 9 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (3.66%) MCITP
9 4 (2.09%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.57%) MCP
10 3 (1.57%) VCP5
11 2 (1.05%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.05%) Degree
12 1 (0.52%) MOS
12 1 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 171 (89.53%) Active Directory
2 98 (51.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (33.51%) Hyper-V
4 56 (29.32%) XenApp
5 29 (15.18%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (9.95%) Virtual Servers
7 14 (7.33%) XenDesktop
8 12 (6.28%) XenServer
9 9 (4.71%) DFS Replication
9 9 (4.71%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.66%) vSphere
11 5 (2.62%) MetaFrame
12 4 (2.09%) Xen
13 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (1.05%) Firmware
14 2 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (1.05%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.52%) Docker
15 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (14.14%) SCCM
2 22 (11.52%) Backup Exec
3 13 (6.81%) WSUS
4 4 (2.09%) Ansible
4 4 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.09%) Nagios
4 4 (2.09%) Nessus
4 4 (2.09%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.09%) Nmap
4 4 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.09%) Puppet
4 4 (2.09%) SCOM
4 4 (2.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.09%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.52%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 116 (60.73%) VMware
2 110 (57.59%) Microsoft
3 84 (43.98%) Citrix
4 54 (28.27%) Cisco
5 28 (14.66%) HP
6 21 (10.99%) Veeam
7 19 (9.95%) Symantec
8 17 (8.90%) Apple
8 17 (8.90%) EMC
8 17 (8.90%) Sophos
9 11 (5.76%) CA
10 10 (5.24%) Dell
10 10 (5.24%) Veritas
11 9 (4.71%) CommVault
11 9 (4.71%) NetApp
12 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
13 7 (3.66%) arcserve
13 7 (3.66%) McAfee
14 5 (2.62%) Avaya
14 5 (2.62%) Juniper