Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Exchange Server
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 91 70
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Exchange 57 41 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.85% 2.13% 3.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.15% 13.90% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 92
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £41,638 £42,500 £43,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 353 295 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.66% 15.29% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 294 275 434
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £50,000 £50,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Wales

MS Exchange
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for MS Exchange in Wales

MS Exchange
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Wales over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MS Exchange in Wales

MS Exchange
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
South Wales +5 49 £36,000 +26.32% 5
West Wales +15 7 £43,750 +9.38% 1
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing MS Exchange 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 50 (87.72%) Active Directory
3 46 (80.70%) Microsoft
4 45 (78.95%) Windows Server
5 39 (68.42%) VMware
6 29 (50.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (49.12%) Office 365
8 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (35.09%) ITIL
9 20 (35.09%) Firewall
10 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (31.58%) LAN
12 17 (29.82%) DNS
12 17 (29.82%) Windows 7
12 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (26.32%) SAN
13 15 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (24.56%) DHCP
15 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
15 12 (21.05%) Citrix
15 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (21.05%) Project Management
15 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
15 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
16 11 (19.30%) High Availability
16 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
16 11 (19.30%) Windows 10
16 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 10 (17.54%) Capacity Management

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.53%) IIS
4 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 28 (49.12%) Office 365
2 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (7.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) Firewall
2 18 (31.58%) LAN
3 17 (29.82%) DNS
4 15 (26.32%) SAN
5 14 (24.56%) DHCP
6 8 (14.04%) VoIP
7 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.28%) WAN
8 6 (10.53%) ADSL
8 6 (10.53%) Network Security
9 4 (7.02%) Skype
10 3 (5.26%) MPLS
10 3 (5.26%) NAS
10 3 (5.26%) VPN
11 2 (3.51%) WLAN
12 1 (1.75%) Internet
12 1 (1.75%) SNMP
12 1 (1.75%) SSH
12 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 12 (21.05%) Consultant
1 12 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 12 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Desktop Support
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Axis
1 1 (1.75%) COM
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (10.53%) Replication
5 5 (8.77%) Clustering
6 4 (7.02%) Fat Client
6 4 (7.02%) Thin Client
7 3 (5.26%) User Experience
8 1 (1.75%) CESG
8 1 (1.75%) NHS
8 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 45 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 29 (50.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (29.82%) Windows 7
6 11 (19.30%) Windows 10
7 10 (17.54%) Linux
8 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.02%) CentOS
9 4 (7.02%) Ubuntu
10 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 12 (21.05%) Project Management
4 11 (19.30%) High Availability
4 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (17.54%) Capacity Management
5 10 (17.54%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (14.04%) Change Management
6 8 (14.04%) Coaching
7 7 (12.28%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.53%) Application Packaging
8 6 (10.53%) Break/Fix
8 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
8 6 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCSA
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (87.72%) Active Directory
2 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.28%) XenApp
5 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.51%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) SCOM
3 4 (7.02%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (7.02%) Nagios
3 4 (7.02%) SCOrch
3 4 (7.02%) SCSM
4 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 46 (80.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (68.42%) VMware
3 12 (21.05%) Citrix
4 6 (10.53%) Apple
4 6 (10.53%) Avaya
4 6 (10.53%) Freshdesk
5 5 (8.77%) Cisco
5 5 (8.77%) Dell
5 5 (8.77%) HP
6 4 (7.02%) Actifio
6 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.02%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (7.02%) EqualLogic
6 4 (7.02%) Nexenta
6 4 (7.02%) Veeam
7 3 (5.26%) NetApp
8 2 (3.51%) Sophos
8 2 (3.51%) Symantec
9 1 (1.75%) Aruba
9 1 (1.75%) Sage