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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 64 118 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 16.62% 31.30% 15.87%
As % of the Vendors category 37.21% 51.98% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60 96 50
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £18,500 £20,980
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
172 227 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 44.68% 60.21% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 148 198 103
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 0 31 £35,000 +52.17% 11
Plymouth -2 13 £21,000 -30.00% 7
Honiton - 2 £30,000 -
Okehampton - 2 - -
Paignton 0 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 91 (52.00%) Windows
2 76 (43.43%) MS Excel
3 71 (40.57%) Active Directory
4 68 (38.86%) MS Exchange
5 58 (33.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 57 (32.57%) LAN
7 50 (28.57%) WAN
7 50 (28.57%) MS Office
8 49 (28.00%) VMware
9 47 (26.86%) MCITP
10 46 (26.29%) Cisco
11 44 (25.14%) C#
11 44 (25.14%) Lync
12 43 (24.57%) .NET
13 40 (22.86%) TCP/IP
14 38 (21.71%) JavaScript
15 35 (20.00%) WLAN
16 34 (19.43%) ITIL
16 34 (19.43%) Avaya
17 32 (18.29%) Dell
17 32 (18.29%) ASP.NET
18 30 (17.14%) SQL Server
18 30 (17.14%) HTML
19 28 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (15.43%) CSS
21 26 (14.86%) SQL
21 26 (14.86%) SharePoint
21 26 (14.86%) jQuery
22 23 (13.14%) Citrix
23 22 (12.57%) HP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 68 (38.86%) MS Exchange
2 44 (25.14%) Lync
3 26 (14.86%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.57%) IIS
5 12 (6.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.71%) CMS
11 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.14%) Apache
12 2 (1.14%) SAS
12 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.14%) WordPress
12 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 76 (43.43%) MS Excel
2 50 (28.57%) MS Office
3 20 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (6.86%) MS Visio
5 10 (5.71%) Photoshop
6 9 (5.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (5.14%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (1.14%) SPSS
9 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Summit
1 4 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (32.57%) LAN
2 50 (28.57%) WAN
3 40 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 35 (20.00%) WLAN
5 19 (10.86%) DNS
5 19 (10.86%) Internet
6 18 (10.29%) DHCP
7 15 (8.57%) SSL
8 11 (6.29%) Unified Communications
9 10 (5.71%) Firewall
9 10 (5.71%) VoIP
10 7 (4.00%) VPN
11 5 (2.86%) SAN
12 4 (2.29%) SMTP
13 3 (1.71%) FTP
13 3 (1.71%) ADSL
13 3 (1.71%) Network Security
14 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.00%) MS Access
3 7 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.71%) MySQL
6 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.14%) Ant
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (6.29%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Back Office
3 7 (4.00%) French Language
3 7 (4.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.71%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (28.57%) Developer
2 25 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 24 (13.71%) C# Developer
4 22 (12.57%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (9.71%) .NET Developer
7 15 (8.57%) Consultant
8 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.14%) Solutions Consultant
11 9 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (5.14%) Systems Support
11 9 (5.14%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.14%) E-Learning Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Systems Support Engineer
12 8 (4.57%) Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) IT Support
14 6 (3.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.57%) .NET
2 32 (18.29%) ASP.NET
3 30 (17.14%) HTML
4 27 (15.43%) CSS
5 26 (14.86%) jQuery
6 18 (10.29%) CSS3
7 11 (6.29%) HTML5
8 9 (5.14%) Flash
8 9 (5.14%) .NET Framework
9 8 (4.57%) Ajax
10 7 (4.00%) XML
10 7 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (3.43%) Web Services
12 5 (2.86%) WCF
13 4 (2.29%) LINQ
13 4 (2.29%) JSON
13 4 (2.29%) COM
13 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 2 (1.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) E-Learning
2 12 (6.86%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.14%) SCORM
3 9 (5.14%) Graphic Design
3 9 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.57%) Clustering
5 5 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.71%) EPoS
6 3 (1.71%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) Statistics
7 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.14%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.57%) Open Source
8 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 91 (52.00%) Windows
2 18 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (6.29%) Linux
5 10 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.86%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.14%) Android
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.43%) ITIL
2 21 (12.00%) Project Management
3 19 (10.86%) MVC
4 15 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (8.00%) Web Design
6 13 (7.43%) Migration
7 12 (6.86%) Time Management
7 12 (6.86%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.57%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (4.57%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.43%) Web Application Development
9 6 (3.43%) CRM
10 5 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.86%) Web Development
11 4 (2.29%) TDD
11 4 (2.29%) Unit Testing
12 3 (1.71%) Line Management
12 3 (1.71%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.14%) C#
2 38 (21.71%) JavaScript
3 26 (14.86%) SQL
4 10 (5.71%) C++
4 10 (5.71%) VB
5 9 (5.14%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.14%) ActionScript
5 9 (5.14%) Java
5 9 (5.14%) ActionScript 3.0
5 9 (5.14%) ActionScript 2.0
6 6 (3.43%) PHP
7 4 (2.29%) VB6
7 4 (2.29%) VBA
7 4 (2.29%) Delphi
8 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.71%) VBScript
9 2 (1.14%) Python
9 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.14%) C
9 2 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (33.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (26.86%) MCITP
3 20 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (10.29%) Degree
5 15 (8.57%) MCP
6 13 (7.43%) CCNA
6 13 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (6.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (4.57%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.00%) MCSA
9 7 (4.00%) VCP5
10 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.71%) MCDST
12 2 (1.14%) MCTS
12 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.14%) VCP4
12 2 (1.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.71%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (40.57%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.00%) vSphere
5 11 (6.29%) ISA Server
6 10 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.00%) XenServer
7 7 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.71%) XenApp
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (11.43%) SCCM
2 13 (7.43%) SCOM
3 8 (4.57%) HP SIM
3 8 (4.57%) OpenView
4 2 (1.14%) Nagios
4 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.14%) WSUS
5 1 (0.57%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 49 (28.00%) VMware
2 46 (26.29%) Cisco
3 34 (19.43%) Avaya
4 32 (18.29%) Dell
5 23 (13.14%) Citrix
6 22 (12.57%) HP
7 13 (7.43%) IBM
8 8 (4.57%) Adobe
9 4 (2.29%) Oracle
10 2 (1.14%) CommVault
10 2 (1.14%) Apple
10 2 (1.14%) Bomgar
11 1 (0.57%) Sophos
11 1 (0.57%) IronPort
11 1 (0.57%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.57%) Juniper
Exeter, Devon
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On site training
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + On Site Training
Posted: Yesterday
Newton Abbot, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
MSM Software
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on expereince + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £44k - 49k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago