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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 70 100 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 17.07% 25.91% 8.87%
As % of the Vendors category 38.67% 56.82% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 91 17
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
181 176 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 44.15% 45.60% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 132 142 75
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -11 43 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Plymouth 0 11 £30,500 +7.01% 7
Tavistock - 3 £37,500 - 1
Barnstaple -11 2 £35,500 +77.50%
Exmouth - 2 - -
Okehampton 0 1 - -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (43.48%) Windows
2 48 (34.78%) C#
2 48 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 48 (34.78%) MS Excel
3 43 (31.16%) .NET
4 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
5 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 30 (21.74%) SQL
5 30 (21.74%) ITIL
6 29 (21.01%) VMware
6 29 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (18.84%) MS Office
8 24 (17.39%) MS Exchange
8 24 (17.39%) SCCM
9 22 (15.94%) LAN
9 22 (15.94%) WAN
9 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET
9 22 (15.94%) HTML
10 21 (15.22%) Cisco
10 21 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (14.49%) Project Management
11 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
11 20 (14.49%) .NET Framework
12 17 (12.32%) Degree
12 17 (12.32%) MCITP
12 17 (12.32%) Lync
12 17 (12.32%) IIS
13 16 (11.59%) Internet
13 16 (11.59%) TDD
13 16 (11.59%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 24 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.32%) IIS
2 17 (12.32%) Lync
3 13 (9.42%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.25%) ColdFusion
4 10 (7.25%) Umbraco
5 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.62%) Confluence
6 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.17%) SAS
7 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 26 (18.84%) MS Office
3 7 (5.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.17%) SPSS
5 2 (1.45%) MS Project
6 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Summit
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.17%) Office 365
4 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.94%) LAN
1 22 (15.94%) WAN
2 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
3 16 (11.59%) Internet
4 14 (10.14%) WLAN
5 11 (7.97%) SSL
6 8 (5.80%) VPN
7 7 (5.07%) DNS
8 6 (4.35%) Firewall
9 5 (3.62%) SAN
9 5 (3.62%) Network Security
10 4 (2.90%) DHCP
11 2 (1.45%) VoIP
11 2 (1.45%) IPsec
11 2 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.72%) VLAN
12 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.72%) ADSL
12 1 (0.72%) FTP
12 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.80%) MySQL
2 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.35%) NUnit
2 6 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (3.62%) MSBuild
3 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.62%) Subversion
3 5 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.62%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.17%) MSTest
4 3 (2.17%) Moq
General
1 14 (10.14%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Banking
3 6 (4.35%) Back Office
4 5 (3.62%) Games
5 3 (2.17%) Marketing
5 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) Developer
2 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
3 14 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Analyst
5 11 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.25%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Server Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Consultant
8 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Server Support
9 6 (4.35%) Server Support Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.62%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.62%) Windows Administrator
10 5 (3.62%) ColdFusion Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (31.16%) .NET
2 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET
2 22 (15.94%) HTML
3 20 (14.49%) .NET Framework
4 14 (10.14%) WCF
5 13 (9.42%) CSS
6 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (6.52%) Web Services
7 9 (6.52%) Entity Framework
8 7 (5.07%) jQuery
9 6 (4.35%) LINQ
9 6 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (4.35%) COM
9 6 (4.35%) XHTML
10 5 (3.62%) WinForms
10 5 (3.62%) XML
10 5 (3.62%) Ext JS
11 4 (2.90%) HTML5
12 3 (2.17%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (2.17%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.80%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.62%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.62%) Wiki
4 4 (2.90%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.90%) Handset
4 4 (2.90%) Clustering
4 4 (2.90%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.17%) Tandem
5 3 (2.17%) Statistics
5 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.17%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (43.48%) Windows
2 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (10.14%) Linux
4 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.80%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.62%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) UNIX
7 4 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.74%) ITIL
2 29 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.49%) Project Management
4 16 (11.59%) MVC
4 16 (11.59%) TDD
5 15 (10.87%) Migration
5 15 (10.87%) Scrum
6 11 (7.97%) Change Control
7 9 (6.52%) Server Patching
8 8 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.80%) Time Management
9 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.07%) B2B
9 7 (5.07%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.35%) Open Source
10 6 (4.35%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.35%) ERP
10 6 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.62%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.78%) C#
2 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 30 (21.74%) SQL
3 12 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 9 (6.52%) VB
5 8 (5.80%) VB.NET
5 8 (5.80%) Python
5 8 (5.80%) Java
6 6 (4.35%) C++
7 5 (3.62%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.90%) PHP
9 3 (2.17%) Delphi
9 3 (2.17%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.17%) R
10 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (12.32%) Degree
2 17 (12.32%) MCITP
3 11 (7.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.17%) MCPD
5 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.17%) ACCA
5 3 (2.17%) CIMA
6 2 (1.45%) MBA
6 2 (1.45%) MCSE
6 2 (1.45%) MCSA
6 2 (1.45%) CCA
6 2 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) SLA
2 6 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.70%) vSphere
3 9 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.80%) XenApp
4 8 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.45%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.45%) XenServer
5 2 (1.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (17.39%) SCCM
2 14 (10.14%) SCOM
3 9 (6.52%) Nagios
3 9 (6.52%) WSUS
4 7 (5.07%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.62%) Puppet
6 2 (1.45%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.45%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.45%) SCSM
6 2 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (21.01%) VMware
2 21 (15.22%) Cisco
3 15 (10.87%) IBM
3 15 (10.87%) Avaya
4 14 (10.14%) Dell
4 14 (10.14%) Citrix
5 11 (7.97%) HP
6 9 (6.52%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.52%) Bomgar
7 7 (5.07%) Oracle
7 7 (5.07%) CommVault
8 5 (3.62%) Google
8 5 (3.62%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.17%) Sencha
10 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.45%) Hyland
11 1 (0.72%) Novell
11 1 (0.72%) Juniper
Plymouth, Devon
ISL
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tavistock, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £18,000 per annum £18,000, impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £22,000 - 28,601 per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Plymouth
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22,000 - 24,128 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 27 days ago