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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 95 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 20.04% 17.04% 19.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.86% 62.39% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 70
Average salary £29,500 £29,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -21.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,420 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,700 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
140 109 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.54% 27.32% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 101 93 96
Average salary £29,250 £28,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,400 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,500 £40,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 37 £31,750 +17.59% 2
Plymouth -10 11 £21,500 -44.87% 3
Exmouth - 4 £37,500 -
Okehampton - 2 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 106 (64.24%) Microsoft
2 85 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 63 (38.18%) MS Exchange
4 62 (37.58%) LAN
5 60 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (33.33%) WAN
7 52 (31.52%) Cisco
8 50 (30.30%) MCITP
9 46 (27.88%) VMware
9 46 (27.88%) Lync
10 42 (25.45%) WLAN
11 41 (24.85%) TCP/IP
12 40 (24.24%) Avaya
13 37 (22.42%) ITIL
14 32 (19.39%) MS Excel
15 30 (18.18%) Linux
16 28 (16.97%) MS Office
16 28 (16.97%) Internet
17 26 (15.76%) Degree
18 24 (14.55%) .NET
19 23 (13.94%) SQL Server
19 23 (13.94%) Dell
19 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
20 21 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (12.12%) Citrix
21 20 (12.12%) SCCM
22 18 (10.91%) IIS
22 18 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 18 (10.91%) SCOM
23 17 (10.30%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 63 (38.18%) MS Exchange
2 46 (27.88%) Lync
3 18 (10.91%) IIS
4 11 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.64%) Commerce Server
7 5 (3.03%) CMS
7 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.82%) Apache
8 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 28 (16.97%) MS Office
3 16 (9.70%) MS Visio
4 11 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (37.58%) LAN
2 55 (33.33%) WAN
3 42 (25.45%) WLAN
4 41 (24.85%) TCP/IP
5 28 (16.97%) Internet
6 12 (7.27%) DNS
6 12 (7.27%) DHCP
7 11 (6.67%) SSL
8 10 (6.06%) Firewall
9 8 (4.85%) Unified Communications
9 8 (4.85%) VPN
9 8 (4.85%) VoIP
10 6 (3.64%) SAN
11 5 (3.03%) tcpdump
11 5 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (3.03%) Wireshark
12 4 (2.42%) Broadband
13 3 (1.82%) ADSL
13 3 (1.82%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.03%) CouchDB
4 5 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (3.03%) MySQL
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.42%) SQL Navigator
5 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.45%) NUnit
2 5 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.42%) MSTest
3 4 (2.42%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (2.42%) Moq
4 2 (1.21%) Ant
General
1 16 (9.70%) Back Office
2 8 (4.85%) Finance
3 7 (4.24%) French Language
3 7 (4.24%) Spanish Language
4 6 (3.64%) Retail
4 6 (3.64%) Military
4 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.03%) Marketing
6 4 (2.42%) Electronics
7 2 (1.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (22.42%) Project Engineer
2 29 (17.58%) Support Engineer
3 28 (16.97%) Systems Engineer
4 19 (11.52%) Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Systems Support
6 13 (7.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (7.88%) Consultant
6 13 (7.88%) Systems Support Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Administrator
8 11 (6.67%) Analyst
9 9 (5.45%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.85%) IT Support
11 7 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.24%) Architect
11 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.55%) .NET
2 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.06%) CSS
3 10 (6.06%) HTML
4 6 (3.64%) Web Services
4 6 (3.64%) WCF
5 5 (3.03%) Flash
5 5 (3.03%) WinForms
5 5 (3.03%) Ajax
5 5 (3.03%) HTML5
5 5 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.42%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (2.42%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (2.42%) Ninject
6 4 (2.42%) Spring.NET
6 4 (2.42%) Qt
6 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.42%) WPF
6 4 (2.42%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.48%) Mathematics
1 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.06%) Clustering
2 10 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.64%) NHS
3 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.42%) Open Source
4 4 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.42%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.42%) Statistics
5 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.18%) Linux
2 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (9.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (7.88%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (4.85%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.24%) Android
8 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.03%) CentOS
8 5 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.82%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.42%) ITIL
2 15 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 13 (7.88%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.27%) Project Management
4 12 (7.27%) MVC
5 11 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.45%) TDD
6 9 (5.45%) Scrum
6 9 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (4.85%) Time Management
7 8 (4.85%) Migration
7 8 (4.85%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (4.85%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.64%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.64%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.64%) Software Asset Management
8 6 (3.64%) Software Licensing
9 5 (3.03%) SEO
9 5 (3.03%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.03%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.70%) JavaScript
2 15 (9.09%) C#
3 14 (8.48%) C++
4 13 (7.88%) SQL
5 9 (5.45%) Java
6 7 (4.24%) VB
6 7 (4.24%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.64%) VB6
8 5 (3.03%) Lua
8 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.03%) Python
8 5 (3.03%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.21%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (30.30%) MCITP
3 26 (15.76%) Degree
4 18 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (10.30%) MCP
6 14 (8.48%) CCNA
6 14 (8.48%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (4.85%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.24%) VCP5
10 5 (3.03%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.42%) MCSA
12 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.21%) MCTS
13 2 (1.21%) ISEB
13 2 (1.21%) MCSE
14 1 (0.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 85 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.06%) ISA Server
4 10 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.06%) vSphere
5 8 (4.85%) XenServer
5 8 (4.85%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.03%) XenApp
7 4 (2.42%) Docker
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (12.12%) SCCM
2 18 (10.91%) SCOM
3 8 (4.85%) HP SIM
3 8 (4.85%) OpenView
3 8 (4.85%) Nagios
3 8 (4.85%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.85%) WSUS
4 5 (3.03%) Puppet
4 5 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.42%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 106 (64.24%) Microsoft
2 52 (31.52%) Cisco
3 46 (27.88%) VMware
4 40 (24.24%) Avaya
5 23 (13.94%) Dell
6 20 (12.12%) Citrix
7 17 (10.30%) HP
8 9 (5.45%) IBM
8 9 (5.45%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.85%) CommVault
9 8 (4.85%) Bomgar
10 6 (3.64%) EPiServer
10 6 (3.64%) hybris
11 5 (3.03%) Oracle
12 2 (1.21%) NetApp
12 2 (1.21%) Apple
13 1 (0.61%) Juniper
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Appen
Posted: 11 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago