Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 934 892 648
Rank change year-on-year -42 -244 -190
Permanent jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 244 336 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 0.97% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 223 276 710
UK median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,625 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -1.52%

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 31325 34662 41321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.51% 18.25% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25300 29280 34405
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -57 236 £32,500 +8.33% 5
UK excluding London -3 128 £30,000 - 2
London -26 114 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Midlands +6 33 £27,500 -8.33% 1
South East -5 33 £31,250 +11.61% 1
North of England -1 31 £32,500 -19.75%
West Midlands -8 17 £27,500 -8.33% 1
East Midlands +45 16 £27,500 -31.25%
East of England +19 15 £25,000 -58.33%
Yorkshire +17 11 £27,500 -35.29%
North East +15 11 £32,500 -
South West -12 10 £30,000 +17.65%
North West -16 9 £44,500 +137.33%
Wales - 5 £28,500 -
Scotland -15 1 £26,000 -35.00%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 244 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 236 (96.72%) Windows
3 216 (88.52%) Active Directory
4 174 (71.31%) Windows Server
5 148 (60.66%) VMware
6 147 (60.25%) Microsoft
7 133 (54.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 131 (53.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 114 (46.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 108 (44.26%) DNS
11 105 (43.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 105 (43.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 99 (40.57%) TCP/IP
13 95 (38.93%) DHCP
14 91 (37.30%) Firewall
15 88 (36.07%) Office 365
16 86 (35.25%) Citrix
17 80 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2007
18 67 (27.46%) Hyper-V
19 66 (27.05%) LAN
19 66 (27.05%) WAN
20 65 (26.64%) Cisco
21 62 (25.41%) ITIL
21 62 (25.41%) Windows 8
22 59 (24.18%) Windows 7
23 57 (23.36%) Exchange Server 2013
24 55 (22.54%) Microsoft Office
25 53 (21.72%) XenApp
26 46 (18.85%) SCCM
27 45 (18.44%) Windows XP

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
1 244 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 105 (43.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 57 (23.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 41 (16.80%) Skype for Business
6 22 (9.02%) SharePoint
7 12 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (3.69%) IIS
9 6 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.05%) SAS
10 5 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.23%) Apache
11 3 (1.23%) Confluence
12 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (22.54%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (36.07%) Office 365
2 17 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.56%) Mimecast
4 8 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (3.28%) IaaS
5 5 (2.05%) PaaS
6 4 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.64%) SaaS
7 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) GitHub
8 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 108 (44.26%) DNS
2 99 (40.57%) TCP/IP
3 95 (38.93%) DHCP
4 91 (37.30%) Firewall
5 66 (27.05%) LAN
5 66 (27.05%) WAN
6 32 (13.11%) Skype
7 31 (12.70%) VPN
8 25 (10.25%) Unified Communications
8 25 (10.25%) VLAN
9 23 (9.43%) SAN
10 17 (6.97%) Internet
11 12 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (4.92%) Wireless
12 9 (3.69%) SMTP
13 8 (3.28%) WLAN
14 7 (2.87%) VoIP
15 5 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (2.05%) NAS
15 5 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.51%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.82%) MySQL
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Ingres
7 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) AdminStudio
1 7 (2.87%) AutoIt
1 7 (2.87%) InstallShield
1 7 (2.87%) MSI
2 4 (1.64%) JIRA
3 3 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (17.21%) Finance
2 20 (8.20%) Legal
3 16 (6.56%) Law
4 15 (6.15%) Retail
5 4 (1.64%) Advertising
5 4 (1.64%) Banking
6 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (25.82%) Support Engineer
2 50 (20.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (14.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 34 (13.93%) Analyst
5 28 (11.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 26 (10.66%) IT Support
7 24 (9.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 21 (8.61%) Exchange Engineer
8 21 (8.61%) IT Engineer
9 20 (8.20%) 1st Line Support
9 20 (8.20%) Support Analyst
10 19 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (7.38%) 1st Line Engineer
11 18 (7.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 18 (7.38%) Windows Engineer
12 16 (6.56%) Messaging Engineer
13 15 (6.15%) Server Support
13 15 (6.15%) Unified Communications Engineer
14 14 (5.74%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.28%) WAP
2 5 (2.05%) XMPP
3 4 (1.64%) .NET
3 4 (1.64%) Web Services
4 2 (0.82%) CSS
4 2 (0.82%) HTML
5 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.41%) HTML5
5 1 (0.41%) LAMP
5 1 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.30%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.79%) Clustering
3 11 (4.51%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.10%) Replication
5 8 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.87%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.82%) AS400
10 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.82%) Fintech
10 2 (0.82%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) iPhone
11 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 236 (96.72%) Windows
2 174 (71.31%) Windows Server
3 133 (54.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 131 (53.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (46.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (25.41%) Windows 8
7 59 (24.18%) Windows 7
8 45 (18.44%) Windows XP
9 35 (14.34%) Windows 10
10 22 (9.02%) Mac OS X
11 18 (7.38%) Windows 2000 Server
12 15 (6.15%) Apple iOS
13 13 (5.33%) Linux
13 13 (5.33%) Mac OS
14 8 (3.28%) Android
15 6 (2.46%) CentOS
15 6 (2.46%) Ubuntu
15 6 (2.46%) Windows Vista
16 5 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (1.23%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.41%) ITIL
2 36 (14.75%) Patch Management
3 28 (11.48%) Change Management
4 26 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (8.20%) Release Management
6 19 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (7.38%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (7.38%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.38%) Web Filtering
8 16 (6.56%) Business Continuity
9 15 (6.15%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.74%) CRM
10 14 (5.74%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.92%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 12 (4.92%) Migration
11 12 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (4.51%) Network Load Balancing
12 11 (4.51%) Presales
13 10 (4.10%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.93%) SQL
2 28 (11.48%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.87%) VBScript
4 5 (2.05%) VB
5 2 (0.82%) C
5 2 (0.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (12.70%) MCSE
3 20 (8.20%) CCNA
3 20 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.15%) MCSA
4 15 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (5.74%) MCITP
6 10 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.87%) Degree
8 6 (2.46%) A+ Certification
8 6 (2.46%) CCA
8 6 (2.46%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.05%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.05%) MCP
9 5 (2.05%) MCTS
9 5 (2.05%) MOS
9 5 (2.05%) VCP5
10 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 216 (88.52%) Active Directory
2 105 (43.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (27.46%) Hyper-V
4 53 (21.72%) XenApp
5 23 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (8.61%) vSphere
7 19 (7.79%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (5.33%) Terminal Services
9 10 (4.10%) XenDesktop
9 10 (4.10%) XenServer
10 8 (3.28%) DFS Replication
11 7 (2.87%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.64%) Terminal Server
14 3 (1.23%) MetaFrame
14 3 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.82%) Firmware
15 2 (0.82%) Xen
16 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 46 (18.85%) SCCM
2 24 (9.84%) Backup Exec
3 22 (9.02%) WSUS
4 7 (2.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.05%) SmoothWall
6 5 (2.05%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.23%) Ansible
7 3 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.23%) Nagios
7 3 (1.23%) Nessus
7 3 (1.23%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.23%) Nmap
7 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.23%) Puppet
7 3 (1.23%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 148 (60.66%) VMware
2 147 (60.25%) Microsoft
3 86 (35.25%) Citrix
4 65 (26.64%) Cisco
5 32 (13.11%) HP
5 32 (13.11%) Veeam
6 22 (9.02%) Symantec
7 20 (8.20%) Sophos
8 16 (6.56%) Dell
8 16 (6.56%) EMC
9 12 (4.92%) Apple
10 11 (4.51%) CA
11 9 (3.69%) Avaya
11 9 (3.69%) WatchGuard
12 8 (3.28%) arcserve
12 8 (3.28%) CommVault
12 8 (3.28%) Veritas
13 7 (2.87%) IBM
14 6 (2.46%) NetApp
14 6 (2.46%) Red Hat