The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MS Exchange skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 102 74
Rank change year-on-year -23 -28  
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 2117 3016 4081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.48% 2.90% 3.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.98% 15.36% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 2662 3504
Median salary £32,500 £32,759 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.79% -9.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,975 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -3.07% -4.41%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15146 19632 21206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.77% 18.88% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12559 16546 17601
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the UK

MS Exchange
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in the UK

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in the UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange 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 -27 1977 £32,500 -2.98% 227
London -6 739 £42,500 +13.33% 60
South East -38 409 £31,500 -3.07% 44
Yorkshire +9 181 £32,500 -11.56% 22
East of England -16 175 £33,000 +3.12% 20
North West -39 145 £30,000 +11.11% 32
Surrey +3 139 £28,500 -16.78% 11
West Yorkshire +13 137 £33,250 -11.33% 12
City of London +28 131 £40,000 -8.04% 9
South West -57 126 £27,500 -8.33% 18
West Midlands +12 116 £30,500 +1.66% 14
Leeds +11 93 £36,500 -3.94% 8
Manchester -33 81 £27,250 -16.15% 17
Hampshire -38 78 £31,500 - 13
Berkshire -18 70 £42,925 +14.46% 9
Essex +16 55 £32,500 +20.37%
East Midlands -17 52 £38,750 +10.71% 12
Hertfordshire -31 47 £31,500 +1.61% 10
Cambridgeshire +5 46 £34,000 -20.00% 7
Wiltshire -5 46 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Kent -6 37 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Bristol -7 37 £26,500 -11.66% 9
Birmingham -12 33 £35,500 +18.33% 3
Cheshire -26 33 £28,500 +18.75% 9
Wales -5 32 £31,000 +12.72% 4
Scotland +1 31 £32,500 -10.34% 3
Guildford +22 30 £30,000 +7.14% 2
West Sussex +1 30 £35,250 +11.90%
North East +22 29 £30,000 +3.44% 6
Tyne and Wear +25 28 £30,000 -7.69% 5

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 3702 (85.52%) Windows
2 3310 (76.46%) Active Directory
3 3087 (71.31%) Microsoft
4 2345 (54.17%) Windows Server
5 2288 (52.85%) VMware
6 1612 (37.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1490 (34.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 1489 (34.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 1293 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1275 (29.45%) MS Excel
11 1199 (27.70%) Citrix
12 1148 (26.52%) Office 365
13 1106 (25.55%) Windows 7
14 1082 (24.99%) Cisco
15 1001 (23.12%) Firewall
16 996 (23.01%) ITIL
17 988 (22.82%) MS Office
18 964 (22.27%) Exchange Server 2013
19 963 (22.25%) DNS
20 939 (21.69%) Hyper-V
21 927 (21.41%) SQL Server
22 835 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
23 792 (18.30%) DHCP
24 790 (18.25%) SAN
25 718 (16.59%) TCP/IP
26 676 (15.62%) SQL
27 674 (15.57%) LAN
28 665 (15.36%) WAN
29 640 (14.78%) SCCM
30 627 (14.48%) Windows Server 2003

MS Exchange
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 1612 (37.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 964 (22.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 511 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 487 (11.25%) SharePoint
5 475 (10.97%) Skype for Business
6 350 (8.09%) IIS
7 281 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 142 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 72 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 56 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 43 (0.99%) Apache
12 21 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
12 21 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (0.42%) Tomcat
14 15 (0.35%) IBM Notes
15 12 (0.28%) nginx
16 10 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.21%) Site Server
18 8 (0.18%) Confluence
19 7 (0.16%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1275 (29.45%) MS Excel
2 988 (22.82%) MS Office
3 51 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.55%) MS Project
6 13 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.046%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.023%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 34 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.28%) Magento
4 10 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.23%) Visualfiles
5 8 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.16%) assyst
6 7 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.16%) Sage 200
7 6 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.069%) Bankmaster
8 3 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.069%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.069%) SystmOne
9 2 (0.046%) Concordance
9 2 (0.046%) Eikon
9 2 (0.046%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 2 (0.046%) Relativity
9 2 (0.046%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 1148 (26.52%) Office 365
2 475 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 175 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (1.18%) IaaS
5 49 (1.13%) Mimecast
6 46 (1.06%) SaaS
7 38 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 28 (0.65%) PaaS
9 17 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.37%) OneDrive
11 14 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (0.32%) Yammer
12 13 (0.30%) G Suite
13 9 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.14%) Dropbox
16 5 (0.12%) Akamai
17 4 (0.092%) Basecamp
17 4 (0.092%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1001 (23.12%) Firewall
2 963 (22.25%) DNS
3 792 (18.30%) DHCP
4 790 (18.25%) SAN
5 718 (16.59%) TCP/IP
6 674 (15.57%) LAN
7 665 (15.36%) WAN
8 432 (9.98%) VPN
9 298 (6.88%) VoIP
10 272 (6.28%) Skype
11 268 (6.19%) VLAN
12 209 (4.83%) Internet
13 186 (4.30%) Wireless
14 170 (3.93%) Remote Desktop
15 152 (3.51%) NAS
16 127 (2.93%) SMTP
17 116 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
18 88 (2.03%) iSCSI
19 87 (2.01%) NetScaler
20 86 (1.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 927 (21.41%) SQL Server
2 268 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 153 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 142 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 73 (1.69%) MySQL
6 51 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 30 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
8 28 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
14 7 (0.16%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (0.14%) MS Access
16 5 (0.12%) Relational Database
17 4 (0.092%) NoSQL
17 4 (0.092%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 3 (0.069%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (0.65%) JIRA
2 20 (0.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.21%) Subversion
4 8 (0.18%) WinDbg
5 7 (0.16%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.16%) MorphX
6 4 (0.092%) Bugzilla
6 4 (0.092%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.069%) MSI
7 3 (0.069%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.069%) Trac
8 2 (0.046%) AQtime
8 2 (0.046%) eggPlant
8 2 (0.046%) LoadUI
8 2 (0.046%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.046%) The Grinder
8 2 (0.046%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.046%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.046%) WebDriver
General
1 619 (14.30%) Finance
2 216 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 127 (2.93%) Law
4 115 (2.66%) Banking
5 110 (2.54%) Legal
6 76 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 70 (1.62%) Retail
8 57 (1.32%) Marketing
9 50 (1.16%) Back Office
10 41 (0.95%) Advertising
11 18 (0.42%) Games
12 17 (0.39%) Electronics
13 16 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.35%) Billing
14 15 (0.35%) Front Office
14 15 (0.35%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.30%) Italian Language
15 13 (0.30%) Publishing
16 10 (0.23%) German Language
16 10 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 979 (22.61%) Support Engineer
2 864 (19.96%) Analyst
3 741 (17.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 673 (15.55%) IT Support
5 530 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 474 (10.95%) IT Engineer
7 472 (10.90%) Support Analyst
8 460 (10.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 397 (9.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 313 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
11 312 (7.21%) Windows Engineer
12 280 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 274 (6.33%) Service Analyst
14 267 (6.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 264 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
16 248 (5.73%) Administrator
17 244 (5.64%) IT Analyst
18 232 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 227 (5.24%) Exchange Engineer
20 219 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (1.50%) Web Services
2 50 (1.16%) .NET
2 50 (1.16%) Software Packaging
3 40 (0.92%) HTML
3 40 (0.92%) XML
4 22 (0.51%) LAMP
4 22 (0.51%) Middleware
5 13 (0.30%) CSS
5 13 (0.30%) MAPI
6 11 (0.25%) Ajax
6 11 (0.25%) COM
6 11 (0.25%) jQuery
6 11 (0.25%) JSON
7 10 (0.23%) .NET Framework
7 10 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 10 (0.23%) XSLT
8 9 (0.21%) 802.1X
8 9 (0.21%) EDI
9 8 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 374 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 265 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 242 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 231 (5.34%) Clustering
5 165 (3.81%) Driving Licence
6 136 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 88 (2.03%) Replication
8 87 (2.01%) Hedge funds
9 81 (1.87%) Computer Science
9 81 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
10 78 (1.80%) PKI
11 76 (1.76%) Fat Client
11 76 (1.76%) Thin Client
12 69 (1.59%) iPhone
13 64 (1.48%) iPad
14 60 (1.39%) Public Cloud
15 41 (0.95%) Smartphone
16 34 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
16 34 (0.79%) User Experience
17 31 (0.72%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 3702 (85.52%) Windows
2 2345 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 1490 (34.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 1489 (34.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1106 (25.55%) Windows 7
6 627 (14.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 512 (11.83%) Windows 10
8 506 (11.69%) Linux
9 442 (10.21%) Windows 8
10 226 (5.22%) Windows XP
11 136 (3.14%) Unix
12 117 (2.70%) Android
13 98 (2.26%) Mac OS X
14 85 (1.96%) Mac OS
15 75 (1.73%) Apple iOS
16 57 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 55 (1.27%) Windows Vista
18 43 (0.99%) Ubuntu
18 43 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
19 30 (0.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 996 (23.01%) ITIL
2 353 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 249 (5.75%) Service Delivery
4 221 (5.11%) Migration
5 211 (4.87%) Service Management
6 177 (4.09%) Mentoring
7 172 (3.97%) ITIL V3
8 170 (3.93%) Change Management
8 170 (3.93%) Project Management
9 157 (3.63%) Problem Management
10 141 (3.26%) Time Management
11 137 (3.16%) High Availability
12 105 (2.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 100 (2.31%) Incident Management
14 98 (2.26%) Server Building
15 96 (2.22%) IT Strategy
16 93 (2.15%) Presales
17 91 (2.10%) ERP
18 90 (2.08%) Virtual Environments
19 88 (2.03%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 676 (15.62%) SQL
2 552 (12.75%) PowerShell
3 99 (2.29%) VB
4 98 (2.26%) VBScript
5 46 (1.06%) C
6 35 (0.81%) Python
7 34 (0.79%) Java
7 34 (0.79%) JavaScript
8 32 (0.74%) Perl
9 28 (0.65%) C#
9 28 (0.65%) PHP
10 21 (0.49%) C++
11 19 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 16 (0.37%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.30%) VBA
14 10 (0.23%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.16%) X++
16 4 (0.092%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.069%) Ruby
17 3 (0.069%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 835 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 523 (12.08%) MCSE
3 316 (7.30%) Degree
4 312 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
5 295 (6.81%) MCSA
6 276 (6.38%) CCNA
7 245 (5.66%) MCP
8 216 (4.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 181 (4.18%) MCITP
10 112 (2.59%) Security Cleared
11 101 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
12 99 (2.29%) CCNP
13 68 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
14 59 (1.36%) SC Cleared
15 46 (1.06%) MCTS
16 41 (0.95%) A+ Certification
16 41 (0.95%) CCA
17 37 (0.85%) MCDST
18 33 (0.76%) DV Cleared
19 31 (0.72%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 448 (10.35%) SLA
2 44 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.25%) QA
5 7 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.14%) COBIT
7 3 (0.069%) BS25999
7 3 (0.069%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.069%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.069%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.069%) PMO
8 2 (0.046%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.023%) DICOM
9 1 (0.023%) GPG13
9 1 (0.023%) HL7
System Software
1 3310 (76.46%) Active Directory
2 1293 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 939 (21.69%) Hyper-V
4 476 (11.00%) XenApp
5 427 (9.86%) vSphere
6 249 (5.75%) XenDesktop
7 214 (4.94%) VMware ESX
8 152 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
9 110 (2.54%) Terminal Services
10 97 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
11 71 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
12 64 (1.48%) XenServer
13 61 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
14 48 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 46 (1.06%) Terminal Server
16 44 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
17 41 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
18 39 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
19 33 (0.76%) VMware Server
20 31 (0.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 640 (14.78%) SCCM
2 260 (6.01%) SCOM
3 173 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 136 (3.14%) WSUS
5 81 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
6 77 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 71 (1.64%) NetBackup
8 40 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 38 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 34 (0.79%) AirWatch
11 29 (0.67%) Nagios
11 29 (0.67%) XenMobile
12 27 (0.62%) SCSM
13 26 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
14 25 (0.58%) Puppet
15 23 (0.53%) Ansible
15 23 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
15 23 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
15 23 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
15 23 (0.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3087 (71.31%) Microsoft
2 2288 (52.85%) VMware
3 1199 (27.70%) Citrix
4 1082 (24.99%) Cisco
5 467 (10.79%) HP
6 323 (7.46%) NetApp
7 229 (5.29%) Dell
8 211 (4.87%) Apple
9 198 (4.57%) Symantec
10 170 (3.93%) Veeam
11 155 (3.58%) Avaya
12 112 (2.59%) CheckPoint
13 109 (2.52%) EMC
14 98 (2.26%) Red Hat
15 96 (2.22%) SonicWALL
16 79 (1.82%) Sophos
17 74 (1.71%) Juniper
18 69 (1.59%) Intel Security
19 64 (1.48%) F5
20 58 (1.34%) Oracle
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