The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 43 74 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 14.68% 18.97% 31.17%
As % of the Vendors category 32.09% 42.05% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 99
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Vendors Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
134 176 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 45.73% 45.13% 58.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115 151 198
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,456 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Devon region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Devon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Devon

Microsoft
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -15 16 £29,000 -17.14% 3
Plymouth -6 12 £30,000 +42.85% 4
Okehampton -1 1 - -
Tavistock - 1 £37,500 - 1
Tiverton - 1 £18,000 -
Honiton - 1 £17,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 60 (55.56%) SQL
2 49 (45.37%) .NET
3 46 (42.59%) SQL Server
4 43 (39.81%) Windows
5 42 (38.89%) C#
6 32 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 32 (29.63%) SharePoint
7 29 (26.85%) Windows Server
8 28 (25.93%) ASP.NET
9 27 (25.00%) MVC
10 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (21.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (20.37%) Active Directory
13 21 (19.44%) MS Office
14 19 (17.59%) VB.NET
14 19 (17.59%) ITIL
15 17 (15.74%) jQuery
15 17 (15.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (14.81%) VB
16 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
17 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
17 15 (13.89%) VMware
17 15 (13.89%) Internet
17 15 (13.89%) LINQ
17 15 (13.89%) JSON
17 15 (13.89%) Ajax
17 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (12.96%) MS Access
18 14 (12.96%) Linux

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.33%) IIS
4 8 (7.41%) ColdFusion
5 7 (6.48%) Umbraco
6 6 (5.56%) Apache
6 6 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (4.63%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 21 (19.44%) MS Office
3 7 (6.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Office 365
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.89%) Internet
2 11 (10.19%) DNS
3 10 (9.26%) DHCP
3 10 (9.26%) Firewall
4 9 (8.33%) SAN
5 6 (5.56%) VoIP
5 6 (5.56%) VPN
5 6 (5.56%) WAN
6 5 (4.63%) LAN
6 5 (4.63%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (4.63%) SSH
6 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.70%) Intranet
7 4 (3.70%) PPP
7 4 (3.70%) SSL
7 4 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.93%) FTP
8 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (15.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (12.96%) MS Access
5 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Moq
1 4 (3.70%) MSTest
1 4 (3.70%) NUnit
1 4 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 5 (4.63%) Back Office
1 5 (4.63%) Banking
1 5 (4.63%) Legal
2 3 (2.78%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.78%) Retail
3 2 (1.85%) Publishing
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Developer
2 27 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Support Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) IT Engineer
6 13 (12.04%) IT Support
7 12 (11.11%) Analyst
8 11 (10.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.26%) SQL Developer
10 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
11 8 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (7.41%) Support Analyst
12 7 (6.48%) Software Engineer
13 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.56%) Web Developer
14 5 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
14 5 (4.63%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (45.37%) .NET
2 28 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (15.74%) jQuery
5 15 (13.89%) Ajax
5 15 (13.89%) JSON
5 15 (13.89%) LINQ
6 13 (12.04%) HTML
7 12 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 10 (9.26%) HTML5
9 7 (6.48%) WCF
9 7 (6.48%) Web Services
10 6 (5.56%) CSS
11 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (3.70%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (3.70%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.70%) Ninject
11 4 (3.70%) Spring.NET
11 4 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (4.63%) User Experience
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (3.70%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (3.70%) Private Cloud
2 4 (3.70%) Replication
2 4 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.78%) PMI
4 2 (1.85%) AS400
4 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.85%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.93%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.93%) Informatics
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.81%) Windows
2 29 (26.85%) Windows Server
3 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (12.96%) Linux
5 13 (12.04%) Android
5 13 (12.04%) Apple iOS
5 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.63%) CentOS
6 5 (4.63%) Debian
6 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) MVC
2 19 (17.59%) ITIL
3 12 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
4 10 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (8.33%) Change Control
6 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.41%) Project Management
6 8 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.48%) ERP
7 7 (6.48%) SDLC
7 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.56%) CRM
8 6 (5.56%) DevOps
8 6 (5.56%) Logistics
9 5 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.63%) Data Management
9 5 (4.63%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.56%) SQL
2 42 (38.89%) C#
3 19 (17.59%) VB.NET
4 16 (14.81%) VB
5 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.26%) Java
6 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.26%) PHP
7 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.56%) C++
8 6 (5.56%) Delphi
9 3 (2.78%) VB6
10 2 (1.85%) RPG
11 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.41%) Degree
3 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.63%) MCSE
4 4 (3.70%) CCA
4 4 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.78%) MCP
5 3 (2.78%) MCPD
5 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.85%) MCSD
6 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.63%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.70%) XenApp
5 4 (3.70%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.85%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) SCCM
2 10 (9.26%) SCOM
3 5 (4.63%) Cacti
3 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (4.63%) WSUS
4 4 (3.70%) SCDPM
4 4 (3.70%) SCOrch
4 4 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) VMware
2 9 (8.33%) Dell
3 8 (7.41%) Citrix
4 7 (6.48%) Apple
5 6 (5.56%) Cisco
5 6 (5.56%) HP
5 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.63%) Sun
7 4 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (3.70%) Sophos
7 4 (3.70%) Veeam
8 3 (2.78%) IBM
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle
9 2 (1.85%) Infor
9 2 (1.85%) MAPICS
10 1 (0.93%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.93%) Google
10 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.93%) Remedy
Tavistock, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension, Training, Paid Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Medical, Holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Bideford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-42000 Per Month + pension + holiday allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter
aap3
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Torquay
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago