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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Devon
Rank 8 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 65 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.47% 13.91% 19.00%
As % of the Vendors category 42.76% 31.58% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 67
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,775 £23,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
152 133 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 43.18% 44.04% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 130 113 149
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Devon

Microsoft
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Devon region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Exeter +12 46 £32,500 +16.07% 8
Exmouth - 5 £35,000 -
Plymouth +4 3 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Newton Abbot - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 66 (47.14%) Active Directory
2 58 (41.43%) Windows
3 54 (38.57%) MS Excel
4 48 (34.29%) SQL
5 46 (32.86%) Windows Server
6 45 (32.14%) MS Office
7 44 (31.43%) Service Delivery
8 40 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 36 (25.71%) Linux
10 34 (24.29%) ITIL
10 34 (24.29%) MS Exchange
10 34 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (23.57%) C#
12 28 (20.00%) VMware
13 26 (18.57%) .NET
13 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (17.14%) LAN
15 23 (16.43%) Visual Studio
16 22 (15.71%) WAN
16 22 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (15.00%) Degree
18 19 (13.57%) Windows 8
18 19 (13.57%) Oracle
18 19 (13.57%) Mac OS X
19 18 (12.86%) Windows XP
19 18 (12.86%) Wireless
20 17 (12.14%) HTML
20 17 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
20 17 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 34 (24.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) CMS
7 2 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.71%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.71%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) SAS
8 1 (0.71%) Site Server
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 45 (32.14%) MS Office
3 15 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.43%) Infor CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Line 500
2 2 (1.43%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.29%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.00%) IaaS
4 7 (5.00%) Office 365
4 7 (5.00%) PaaS
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.14%) LAN
2 22 (15.71%) WAN
3 18 (12.86%) Wireless
4 15 (10.71%) DNS
5 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (9.29%) Network Security
6 13 (9.29%) SAN
7 11 (7.86%) Firewall
8 7 (5.00%) Internet
9 6 (4.29%) VLAN
10 5 (3.57%) DHCP
11 4 (2.86%) IPv4
11 4 (2.86%) IPv6
11 4 (2.86%) LDAP
11 4 (2.86%) OSPF
11 4 (2.86%) POP3
11 4 (2.86%) RIP
11 4 (2.86%) SMTP
11 4 (2.86%) SSL
12 3 (2.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.29%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.86%) Big Data
8 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.43%) MySQL
10 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.71%) QlikView
10 1 (0.71%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 23 (16.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.00%) Selenium
3 6 (4.29%) JIRA
4 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.57%) Bitbucket
4 5 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.43%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (10.00%) Finance
2 11 (7.86%) Games
3 6 (4.29%) Electronics
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
3 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Advertising
4 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (26.43%) IT Support
2 33 (23.57%) Analyst
3 29 (20.71%) Administrator
4 27 (19.29%) Developer
5 25 (17.86%) IT Administrator
6 21 (15.00%) IT Analyst
7 17 (12.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 16 (11.43%) Support Analyst
8 16 (11.43%) Support Engineer
9 15 (10.71%) IT Engineer
9 15 (10.71%) IT Systems Administrator
9 15 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (9.29%) Team Leader
11 12 (8.57%) .NET Developer
12 11 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (7.86%) C# Developer
13 9 (6.43%) IT Support Engineer
14 8 (5.71%) Business Analyst
14 8 (5.71%) Software Developer
15 6 (4.29%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.57%) .NET
2 17 (12.14%) HTML
3 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET
3 13 (9.29%) CSS
4 9 (6.43%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.43%) Web Services
5 7 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.57%) ActiveX
7 5 (3.57%) Node.js
7 5 (3.57%) RESTful
8 4 (2.86%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.14%) COM
9 3 (2.14%) jQuery
9 3 (2.14%) OpenLayers
9 3 (2.14%) WCF
9 3 (2.14%) WPF
9 3 (2.14%) XML
10 2 (1.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.00%) EPoS
3 7 (5.00%) Internet of Things
4 6 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.86%) Clustering
5 4 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.14%) Replication
7 2 (1.43%) CCTV
7 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.43%) NHS
8 1 (0.71%) AS400
8 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.71%) Derivative
8 1 (0.71%) Equities
8 1 (0.71%) iPad
8 1 (0.71%) Social Media
8 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (41.43%) Windows
2 46 (32.86%) Windows Server
3 36 (25.71%) Linux
4 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (13.57%) Mac OS X
5 19 (13.57%) Windows 8
6 18 (12.86%) Windows XP
7 10 (7.14%) Android
8 7 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.86%) Unix
9 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.43%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.71%) SUSE
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.43%) Service Delivery
2 34 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.29%) ITIL
3 16 (11.43%) ERP
4 15 (10.71%) MVC
4 15 (10.71%) Virtual Environments
5 14 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 14 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (9.29%) Project Management
6 13 (9.29%) TDD
6 13 (9.29%) Time Management
7 11 (7.86%) High Availability
8 10 (7.14%) Scrum
9 9 (6.43%) Analytics
9 9 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.71%) CRM
10 8 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.71%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.29%) SQL
2 33 (23.57%) C#
3 15 (10.71%) VB
3 15 (10.71%) VBScript
4 11 (7.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.29%) Java
6 5 (3.57%) C++
7 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.14%) VBA
9 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) C
10 1 (0.71%) Python
10 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (15.00%) Degree
2 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.57%) CCNA
3 12 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.00%) MCSA
5 5 (3.57%) MCSE
6 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.14%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.71%) MCDST
8 1 (0.71%) MOS
8 1 (0.71%) VCAP
8 1 (0.71%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) ISO 14001
1 13 (9.29%) ISO 9001
2 10 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) ISO22301
System Software
1 66 (47.14%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.71%) Firmware
4 6 (4.29%) XenApp
5 3 (2.14%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.14%) vSphere
6 2 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) HP SIM
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (2.86%) OpenView
1 4 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.71%) vMotion
2 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (20.00%) VMware
2 19 (13.57%) Oracle
3 11 (7.86%) Apple
3 11 (7.86%) Cisco
4 10 (7.14%) Citrix
4 10 (7.14%) Veeam
5 7 (5.00%) HP
6 5 (3.57%) Sophos
7 2 (1.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (1.43%) Ciena
7 2 (1.43%) Dell
7 2 (1.43%) Huawei
7 2 (1.43%) Nokia
7 2 (1.43%) Sage
7 2 (1.43%) SAP
7 2 (1.43%) Tellabs
7 2 (1.43%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.71%) Infor
8 1 (0.71%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.71%) Riverbed
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + excellent bens package!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 hol & pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Software Solved
Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum Training allowance to gain Microsoft
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Okehampton, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension - 25 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Car / Bonus / Negotiable.
Posted: 12 days ago