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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Devon
Rank 8 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 63 42 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 17.90% 14.89% 19.44%
As % of the Vendors category 38.89% 34.43% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 75
Median salary £31,750 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £17,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
162 122 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 46.02% 43.26% 44.96%
Number of salaries quoted 128 106 164
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +6 38 £31,750 +11.40% 6
Exmouth - 6 £35,000 -
Plymouth +1 4 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Ilfracombe - 2 £25,750 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 58 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 52 (39.39%) Windows
3 51 (38.64%) MS Excel
4 46 (34.85%) SQL
5 43 (32.58%) MS Office
6 41 (31.06%) SQL Server
6 41 (31.06%) Service Delivery
7 39 (29.55%) Windows Server
8 34 (25.76%) MS Exchange
9 33 (25.00%) ITIL
10 32 (24.24%) Linux
11 29 (21.97%) C#
12 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (17.42%) .NET
14 23 (17.42%) VMware
14 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (16.67%) Degree
15 22 (16.67%) Visual Studio
15 22 (16.67%) LAN
16 19 (14.39%) WAN
16 19 (14.39%) Oracle
16 19 (14.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (13.64%) Windows 8
17 18 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (12.88%) ERP
18 17 (12.88%) Windows XP
19 16 (12.12%) DNS
19 16 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.27%) Apache
6 3 (2.27%) JBoss
6 3 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.52%) Site Server
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
8 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 43 (32.58%) MS Office
3 15 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (7.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 3 (2.27%) Infor CRM
2 3 (2.27%) Line 500
2 3 (2.27%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.85%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.06%) IaaS
3 8 (6.06%) PaaS
4 5 (3.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.67%) LAN
2 19 (14.39%) WAN
3 16 (12.12%) DNS
4 14 (10.61%) Wireless
5 13 (9.85%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.58%) Network Security
7 9 (6.82%) SAN
8 8 (6.06%) Internet
9 7 (5.30%) Firewall
10 6 (4.55%) VLAN
11 5 (3.79%) DHCP
12 4 (3.03%) POP3
12 4 (3.03%) SMTP
13 3 (2.27%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.27%) IP Telephony
14 2 (1.52%) IPv4
14 2 (1.52%) IPv6
14 2 (1.52%) RIP
14 2 (1.52%) SSL
14 2 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.30%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.52%) Biml
10 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.79%) JIRA
3 3 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.27%) Selenium
3 3 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (8.33%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Games
3 7 (5.30%) Electronics
4 6 (4.55%) Retail
4 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.79%) Advertising
6 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (31.06%) IT Support
2 37 (28.03%) Analyst
3 25 (18.94%) Administrator
3 25 (18.94%) IT Analyst
4 24 (18.18%) Developer
5 20 (15.15%) IT Administrator
5 20 (15.15%) IT Support Analyst
6 19 (14.39%) Support Analyst
7 15 (11.36%) IT Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Team Leader
9 13 (9.85%) Support Engineer
10 12 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
10 12 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (6.82%) .NET Developer
11 9 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
12 8 (6.06%) Business Analyst
12 8 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (6.06%) C# Developer
13 6 (4.55%) Senior IT Engineer
13 6 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.42%) .NET
2 12 (9.09%) HTML
3 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.82%) Web Services
5 8 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 8 (6.06%) CSS
6 6 (4.55%) RESTful
7 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.27%) ActiveX
9 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.27%) Node.js
9 3 (2.27%) WCF
10 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (1.52%) COM
10 2 (1.52%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.52%) JSON
10 2 (1.52%) MDX
10 2 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.06%) EPoS
3 8 (6.06%) Internet of Things
4 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.03%) Clustering
5 4 (3.03%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) CCTV
6 1 (0.76%) Derivative
6 1 (0.76%) Equities
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Social Media
6 1 (0.76%) Statistics
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.39%) Windows
2 39 (29.55%) Windows Server
3 32 (24.24%) Linux
4 25 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 17 (12.88%) Windows XP
8 14 (10.61%) Mac OS X
9 10 (7.58%) Android
10 7 (5.30%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.30%) Mac OS
11 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.03%) Unix
13 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.06%) Service Delivery
2 33 (25.00%) ITIL
3 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.88%) ERP
5 14 (10.61%) Project Management
6 13 (9.85%) High Availability
6 13 (9.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 11 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (8.33%) Scrum
9 10 (7.58%) Analytics
9 10 (7.58%) CRM
9 10 (7.58%) TDD
10 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.82%) MVC
10 9 (6.82%) Product Management
10 9 (6.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.85%) SQL
2 29 (21.97%) C#
3 15 (11.36%) VB
3 15 (11.36%) VBScript
4 11 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.82%) Java
6 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.27%) C++
8 3 (2.27%) VBA
9 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) PHP
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Degree
2 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.82%) CCNA
3 9 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.82%) MCSA
4 7 (5.30%) MCSE
5 4 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.27%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.76%) MCDST
7 1 (0.76%) MOS
7 1 (0.76%) VCAP
7 1 (0.76%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) ISO 14001
1 13 (9.85%) ISO 9001
2 11 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.82%) Firmware
4 7 (5.30%) XenApp
5 4 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) HP SIM
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (3.03%) OpenView
1 4 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) VMware
2 19 (14.39%) Oracle
3 11 (8.33%) Apple
4 10 (7.58%) Citrix
5 9 (6.82%) Veeam
6 8 (6.06%) Cisco
7 5 (3.79%) HP
8 4 (3.03%) Sophos
9 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.27%) Sage
10 2 (1.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.52%) Ciena
10 2 (1.52%) Huawei
10 2 (1.52%) Nokia
10 2 (1.52%) RedGate
10 2 (1.52%) SAP
10 2 (1.52%) Tellabs
11 1 (0.76%) Dell
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