The median annual salary for a Messaging Specialist was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Messaging Specialist
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 913 964
Rank change year-on-year +67 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 12 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.039% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.041% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 8
Median salary £43,750 £41,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% -10.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £39,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Messaging Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Messaging Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Specialist in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist.

Salary trend for Messaging Specialist in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Messaging Specialist in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 12 £43,750 +5.42%
South East +48 7 £52,500 +26.50%
Berkshire +42 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Maidenhead - 4 £52,500 -
West Midlands +40 2 £34,500 -
Yorkshire +20 2 £41,250 +5.76%
West Yorkshire +16 2 £41,250 +5.76%
Hampshire +11 2 £43,750 +5.42%
Solihull - 2 £34,500 -
London +67 1 £60,000 +9.09%
City of London +31 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Southampton +14 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Leeds +10 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Eastleigh -5 1 £42,500 +8.97%
West Sussex - 1 £33,000 -

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Messaging Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Messaging Specialist in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
3 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) Skype for Business
5 11 (52.38%) Office 365
5 11 (52.38%) Skype
6 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) Migration
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
10 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
10 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
10 4 (19.05%) High Availability
11 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (14.29%) IaaS
11 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (14.29%) IBM Domino
11 3 (14.29%) MCSE
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco
11 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (9.52%) Finance
12 2 (9.52%) IronPort
12 2 (9.52%) SCOM
12 2 (9.52%) PKI
12 2 (9.52%) Problem Management

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
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 (76.19%) MS Exchange
2 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (52.38%) Skype for Business
4 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (14.29%) IBM Domino
6 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) IaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Skype
2 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) E-Discovery
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSM
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) BS25999
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) IronPort
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) MobileIron
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Polycom
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy