The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 80 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 19.14% 16.60% 23.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.07% 60.27% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 61
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,420 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
108 73 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.84% 27.55% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 91 67 73
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Windows
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Windows Salary Trend in Devon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Devon

Windows
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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 -3 35 £36,000 -3.03% 4
Plymouth -2 8 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 109 (76.22%) Microsoft
2 55 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 52 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 48 (33.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (32.87%) MS Exchange
6 41 (28.67%) Active Directory
7 38 (26.57%) .NET
8 35 (24.48%) IIS
9 31 (21.68%) LAN
10 28 (19.58%) C#
11 27 (18.88%) MCP
11 27 (18.88%) WAN
12 26 (18.18%) SLA
12 26 (18.18%) Cisco
13 25 (17.48%) ITIL
13 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (16.78%) MCITP
14 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
14 24 (16.78%) MS Office
14 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (16.78%) Internet
14 24 (16.78%) Lync
15 23 (16.08%) SCCM
16 22 (15.38%) WSUS
17 21 (14.69%) Avaya
17 21 (14.69%) SQL
17 21 (14.69%) WLAN
18 20 (13.99%) Java
19 19 (13.29%) TCP/IP
19 19 (13.29%) VMware

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (32.87%) MS Exchange
2 35 (24.48%) IIS
3 24 (16.78%) Lync
4 17 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (10.49%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (10.49%) Commerce Server
6 12 (8.39%) SharePoint
7 11 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.80%) Apache
11 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 55 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.78%) MS Office
3 11 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 8 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.68%) LAN
2 27 (18.88%) WAN
3 24 (16.78%) Internet
4 21 (14.69%) WLAN
5 19 (13.29%) TCP/IP
6 12 (8.39%) DNS
6 12 (8.39%) DHCP
7 11 (7.69%) Firewall
8 8 (5.59%) SSL
9 5 (3.50%) VPN
10 4 (2.80%) Broadband
10 4 (2.80%) Intranet
11 2 (1.40%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (1.40%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.40%) NAS
11 2 (1.40%) LDAP
11 2 (1.40%) SAN
12 1 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.50%) MySQL
6 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.70%) MS Access
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) NUnit
1 12 (8.39%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (8.39%) Moq
1 12 (8.39%) MSTest
General
1 17 (11.89%) Retail
2 13 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.70%) Electronics
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) Developer
2 30 (20.98%) Support Engineer
3 23 (16.08%) Analyst
4 21 (14.69%) .NET Developer
4 21 (14.69%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (11.89%) Project Engineer
6 16 (11.19%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (11.19%) Systems Support
7 10 (6.99%) Systems Support Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.29%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.59%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) Consultant
10 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Desktop Support
10 7 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.57%) .NET
2 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
3 18 (12.59%) WinForms
4 15 (10.49%) WCF
5 13 (9.09%) WPF
6 12 (8.39%) Castle Windsor
6 12 (8.39%) Ninject
6 12 (8.39%) Spring.NET
6 12 (8.39%) HTML
6 12 (8.39%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (6.29%) jQuery
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (5.59%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (4.20%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (2.10%) XML
11 2 (1.40%) J2EE
11 2 (1.40%) Web Services
12 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (8.39%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.20%) Clustering
3 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.80%) Firmware
5 3 (2.10%) Statistics
6 2 (1.40%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.40%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.70%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.70%) DTV
7 1 (0.70%) iPad
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 12 (8.39%) Windows 2000 Server
4 12 (8.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.59%) Linux
5 8 (5.59%) Windows 2000
6 5 (3.50%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.50%) Windows Vista
7 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.80%) UNIX
8 2 (1.40%) Solaris
9 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.48%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Problem Management
3 18 (12.59%) MVC
4 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
5 14 (9.79%) Project Management
5 14 (9.79%) Service Delivery
6 12 (8.39%) Scrum
6 12 (8.39%) TDD
6 12 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.39%) Kanban
6 12 (8.39%) MVVM
6 12 (8.39%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.59%) Web Application Development
8 8 (5.59%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.90%) Migration
10 6 (4.20%) Time Management
11 4 (2.80%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (2.10%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.58%) C#
2 21 (14.69%) SQL
3 20 (13.99%) Java
4 18 (12.59%) VB.NET
5 17 (11.89%) JavaScript
6 16 (11.19%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.90%) Python
7 7 (4.90%) VB
7 7 (4.90%) VB6
8 4 (2.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.10%) PHP
10 2 (1.40%) C++
11 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (33.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (18.88%) MCP
3 24 (16.78%) MCITP
4 14 (9.79%) MCSE
5 10 (6.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.59%) MCTS
6 8 (5.59%) Degree
6 8 (5.59%) MCAD
6 8 (5.59%) MCSD
7 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.80%) CCA
7 4 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.40%) ISEB
9 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.18%) SLA
2 5 (3.50%) QA
System Software
1 41 (28.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.99%) XenApp
2 10 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.59%) vSphere
4 5 (3.50%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.80%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.10%) XenServer
6 3 (2.10%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (16.08%) SCCM
2 22 (15.38%) WSUS
3 16 (11.19%) SCOM
4 13 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 12 (8.39%) Nagios
6 7 (4.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (4.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (2.80%) Puppet
8 2 (1.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 109 (76.22%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.18%) Cisco
3 21 (14.69%) Avaya
4 19 (13.29%) VMware
5 17 (11.89%) Citrix
5 17 (11.89%) HP
6 15 (10.49%) EPiServer
6 15 (10.49%) hybris
7 12 (8.39%) Bomgar
7 12 (8.39%) CommVault
8 10 (6.99%) Dell
9 6 (4.20%) IBM
9 6 (4.20%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.80%) Oracle
10 4 (2.80%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.40%) NetApp
12 1 (0.70%) SAP
12 1 (0.70%) Panasonic
Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Management Systems Modelling Ltd
Salary: Competitive - will be discussed at interview
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Paritor
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago