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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 75 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 17.73% 18.97% 23.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.82% 64.00% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 61
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,800 £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
103 75 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 24.35% 29.64% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 86 69 73
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,225 £20,980 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -4 31 £34,500 -4.16% 6
Plymouth -3 7 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 108 (77.70%) Microsoft
2 57 (41.01%) MS Excel
3 50 (35.97%) SQL Server
4 48 (34.53%) MS Exchange
5 47 (33.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (30.94%) Active Directory
7 36 (25.90%) .NET
8 34 (24.46%) IIS
9 33 (23.74%) LAN
10 29 (20.86%) WAN
11 28 (20.14%) Cisco
11 28 (20.14%) C#
12 26 (18.71%) ITIL
12 26 (18.71%) MCITP
12 26 (18.71%) Lync
13 25 (17.99%) MS Office
14 24 (17.27%) ASP.NET
14 24 (17.27%) MCP
14 24 (17.27%) SLA
14 24 (17.27%) Internet
14 24 (17.27%) SCCM
15 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (16.55%) Avaya
15 23 (16.55%) WLAN
16 22 (15.83%) Windows Server 2003
17 21 (15.11%) WSUS
18 19 (13.67%) VMware
18 19 (13.67%) MVC
18 19 (13.67%) TCP/IP
18 19 (13.67%) Java

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 48 (34.53%) MS Exchange
2 34 (24.46%) IIS
3 26 (18.71%) Lync
4 16 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (10.79%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (10.79%) Commerce Server
6 10 (7.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (7.19%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.60%) Apache
8 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 57 (41.01%) MS Excel
2 25 (17.99%) MS Office
3 13 (9.35%) MS Visio
4 10 (7.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.74%) LAN
2 29 (20.86%) WAN
3 24 (17.27%) Internet
4 23 (16.55%) WLAN
5 19 (13.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (8.63%) DHCP
6 12 (8.63%) DNS
7 11 (7.91%) Firewall
8 8 (5.76%) SSL
9 5 (3.60%) VPN
10 4 (2.88%) Broadband
11 3 (2.16%) Intranet
12 2 (1.44%) SAN
12 2 (1.44%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (1.44%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.44%) NAS
13 1 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.16%) MySQL
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) NUnit
1 11 (7.91%) MSTest
1 11 (7.91%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (7.91%) Moq
2 1 (0.72%) Ant
General
1 16 (11.51%) Retail
2 10 (7.19%) Finance
3 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (22.30%) Developer
2 29 (20.86%) Support Engineer
3 23 (16.55%) Analyst
4 21 (15.11%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (14.39%) .NET Developer
6 19 (13.67%) Project Engineer
7 16 (11.51%) Technical Analyst
7 16 (11.51%) Systems Support
8 10 (7.19%) Consultant
8 10 (7.19%) Systems Support Engineer
9 9 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (6.47%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (5.76%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.04%) Desktop Support
11 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (3.60%) .NET Consultant
13 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.90%) .NET
2 24 (17.27%) ASP.NET
3 16 (11.51%) WinForms
4 12 (8.63%) WCF
5 11 (7.91%) WPF
5 11 (7.91%) Castle Windsor
5 11 (7.91%) Ninject
5 11 (7.91%) Spring.NET
5 11 (7.91%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (7.19%) HTML
7 9 (6.47%) jQuery
8 7 (5.04%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (3.60%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.44%) J2EE
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.72%) COM
11 1 (0.72%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Inversion of Control
1 11 (7.91%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.19%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.32%) Clustering
4 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.88%) Firmware
6 3 (2.16%) Statistics
7 2 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.44%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.72%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (15.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (8.63%) Windows XP
3 12 (8.63%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (7.91%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.76%) Linux
6 7 (5.04%) Windows 2000
7 5 (3.60%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.60%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.88%) UNIX
8 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.44%) Solaris
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.71%) ITIL
2 19 (13.67%) MVC
3 18 (12.95%) Problem Management
4 15 (10.79%) E-Commerce
5 14 (10.07%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.91%) Scrum
6 11 (7.91%) Project Management
6 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (7.91%) TDD
6 11 (7.91%) Kanban
6 11 (7.91%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (7.91%) MVVM
7 10 (7.19%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.47%) Time Management
9 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.04%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.04%) Migration
10 7 (5.04%) Web Application Development
11 4 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.88%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.14%) C#
2 19 (13.67%) Java
3 17 (12.23%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.51%) SQL
4 16 (11.51%) VB.NET
5 14 (10.07%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.76%) VB
6 8 (5.76%) VB6
7 7 (5.04%) Python
8 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.16%) PHP
10 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) Perl
11 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (33.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (18.71%) MCITP
3 24 (17.27%) MCP
4 13 (9.35%) MCSE
5 10 (7.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (5.04%) MCTS
6 7 (5.04%) MCAD
6 7 (5.04%) MCSD
7 5 (3.60%) Degree
8 4 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.88%) CCA
8 4 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.44%) ISEB
9 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.27%) SLA
2 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 43 (30.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.19%) XenApp
4 8 (5.76%) vSphere
5 5 (3.60%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.88%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.16%) XenServer
7 3 (2.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (17.27%) SCCM
2 21 (15.11%) WSUS
3 16 (11.51%) SCOM
4 13 (9.35%) Backup Exec
5 12 (8.63%) Nagios
6 6 (4.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (4.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (2.88%) Puppet
8 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 108 (77.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.14%) Cisco
3 23 (16.55%) Avaya
4 19 (13.67%) VMware
5 15 (10.79%) EPiServer
5 15 (10.79%) hybris
5 15 (10.79%) Citrix
5 15 (10.79%) HP
6 12 (8.63%) CommVault
6 12 (8.63%) Bomgar
7 10 (7.19%) Dell
8 6 (4.32%) IBM
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle
9 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.88%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.44%) NetApp
11 1 (0.72%) Panasonic
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Posted: Yesterday
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