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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 72 69 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.70% 18.65% 25.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.23% 64.49% 68.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 63 81
Average salary £34,000 £23,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% -37.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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
104 107 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.01% 28.92% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 74 98 115
Average salary £32,000 £23,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -37.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £18,550 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 -3 28 £35,000 +52.17% 3
Plymouth +7 14 £21,000 -31.98% 9
Exmouth - 3 £38,125 -
Okehampton - 2 - -
Paignton - 1 £22,500 -
Honiton - 1 £30,000 - 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 91 (55.83%) Active Directory
2 89 (54.60%) Microsoft
3 61 (37.42%) MS Exchange
3 61 (37.42%) VMware
4 53 (32.52%) LAN
5 52 (31.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (28.83%) Linux
7 46 (28.22%) WAN
8 44 (26.99%) MCITP
9 43 (26.38%) TCP/IP
10 42 (25.77%) Cisco
11 38 (23.31%) Lync
12 37 (22.70%) ITIL
13 34 (20.86%) WLAN
13 34 (20.86%) Degree
14 31 (19.02%) Avaya
15 28 (17.18%) Dell
16 27 (16.56%) MS Office
17 26 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
19 24 (14.72%) Mathematics
20 23 (14.11%) Citrix
21 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
22 21 (12.88%) HP
23 20 (12.27%) Internet
23 20 (12.27%) Back Office
24 19 (11.66%) Firewall
24 19 (11.66%) .NET
24 19 (11.66%) Hyper-V
24 19 (11.66%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 61 (37.42%) MS Exchange
2 38 (23.31%) Lync
3 16 (9.82%) IIS
4 11 (6.75%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.07%) CMS
9 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.84%) Apache
9 3 (1.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (16.56%) MS Office
2 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.36%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.07%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (32.52%) LAN
2 46 (28.22%) WAN
3 43 (26.38%) TCP/IP
4 34 (20.86%) WLAN
5 20 (12.27%) Internet
6 19 (11.66%) Firewall
7 17 (10.43%) DNS
7 17 (10.43%) DHCP
8 15 (9.20%) SSL
9 10 (6.13%) VPN
10 9 (5.52%) VoIP
10 9 (5.52%) Unified Communications
11 8 (4.91%) tcpdump
11 8 (4.91%) Wireshark
11 8 (4.91%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (3.07%) SAN
13 4 (2.45%) ADSL
14 3 (1.84%) FTP
14 3 (1.84%) SMTP
15 2 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.52%) MySQL
4 8 (4.91%) CouchDB
5 5 (3.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.07%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Navigator
6 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) Redis
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.68%) NUnit
1 6 (3.68%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.23%) Ant
3 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (12.27%) Back Office
2 11 (6.75%) Military
3 7 (4.29%) French Language
3 7 (4.29%) Spanish Language
3 7 (4.29%) Finance
4 5 (3.07%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.07%) Marketing
5 4 (2.45%) Electronics
6 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (16.56%) Support Engineer
2 25 (15.34%) Project Engineer
3 24 (14.72%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (10.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (9.82%) Developer
6 15 (9.20%) Administrator
7 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.36%) Systems Support
8 11 (6.75%) Consultant
8 11 (6.75%) Software Manager
8 11 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Software Asset Manager
9 10 (6.13%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Systems Support Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) IT Support
11 8 (4.91%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.91%) IT Administrator
12 7 (4.29%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.66%) .NET
2 13 (7.98%) CSS
2 13 (7.98%) HTML
3 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.29%) Web Services
4 7 (4.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (3.68%) HTML5
6 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.07%) Flash
6 5 (3.07%) WCF
6 5 (3.07%) Ajax
7 4 (2.45%) Qt
7 4 (2.45%) MFC
8 2 (1.23%) COM
9 1 (0.61%) XHTML
9 1 (0.61%) RESTful
9 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.61%) WPF
9 1 (0.61%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.72%) Mathematics
2 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.59%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.75%) NHS
4 11 (6.75%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.91%) Clustering
6 5 (3.07%) Open Source
7 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.45%) Statistics
7 4 (2.45%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (28.83%) Linux
2 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (9.82%) Windows 7
4 13 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.13%) Android
6 10 (6.13%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.52%) Windows Vista
8 8 (4.91%) Mac OS X
8 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.91%) CentOS
9 6 (3.68%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.23%) UNIX
12 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.70%) ITIL
2 16 (9.82%) Configuration Management
2 16 (9.82%) Service Delivery
3 15 (9.20%) Project Management
4 13 (7.98%) Migration
5 11 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.75%) Asset Management
5 11 (6.75%) MVC
5 11 (6.75%) Software Asset Management
5 11 (6.75%) Software Licensing
6 8 (4.91%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (4.29%) Time Management
8 6 (3.68%) Unit Testing
8 6 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.68%) Scrum
8 6 (3.68%) TDD
9 5 (3.07%) SEO
9 5 (3.07%) Web Analytics
9 5 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.04%) C++
2 17 (10.43%) JavaScript
3 15 (9.20%) SQL
4 10 (6.13%) C#
4 10 (6.13%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.91%) Python
5 8 (4.91%) Objective-C
5 8 (4.91%) Lua
6 5 (3.07%) VB
6 5 (3.07%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.45%) VB6
7 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.84%) Java
8 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.23%) C
9 2 (1.23%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) VBScript
10 1 (0.61%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 52 (31.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (26.99%) MCITP
3 34 (20.86%) Degree
4 19 (11.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (8.59%) MCP
5 14 (8.59%) CCNA
5 14 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (4.91%) RHCSA
7 8 (4.91%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (4.29%) VCP5
9 5 (3.07%) MCSA
9 5 (3.07%) VCP4
10 3 (1.84%) MCDST
11 2 (1.23%) MCTS
11 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (55.83%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.66%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.59%) vSphere
5 11 (6.75%) ISA Server
6 10 (6.13%) VMware ESX
7 8 (4.91%) XenServer
7 8 (4.91%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.45%) XenApp
8 4 (2.45%) Docker
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (11.66%) SCCM
2 13 (7.98%) SCOM
3 8 (4.91%) HP SIM
3 8 (4.91%) Puppet
3 8 (4.91%) OpenView
3 8 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.45%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.23%) Nagios
5 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (54.60%) Microsoft
2 61 (37.42%) VMware
3 42 (25.77%) Cisco
4 31 (19.02%) Avaya
5 28 (17.18%) Dell
6 23 (14.11%) Citrix
7 21 (12.88%) HP
8 12 (7.36%) IBM
8 12 (7.36%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.07%) Oracle
10 2 (1.23%) Bomgar
10 2 (1.23%) Apple
10 2 (1.23%) Juniper
10 2 (1.23%) CommVault
11 1 (0.61%) Zend
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + beneftis
Posted: 15 hours ago
Honiton, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckfastleigh, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £44k - 49k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago