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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 76 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.77% 19.39% 22.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.26% 67.86% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 83
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,150 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
113 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.90% 28.57% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 114
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £19,400 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 0 28 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Plymouth +2 16 £21,000 -50.58%
Exmouth - 3 £37,500 -
Okehampton - 3 - -
Paignton 0 1 £22,500 -19.64%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 101 (61.21%) Microsoft
2 96 (58.18%) Active Directory
3 69 (41.82%) MS Exchange
4 62 (37.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (36.97%) LAN
6 59 (35.76%) VMware
7 54 (32.73%) WAN
8 51 (30.91%) MCITP
9 50 (30.30%) Cisco
10 45 (27.27%) Lync
11 44 (26.67%) TCP/IP
12 41 (24.85%) WLAN
13 38 (23.03%) Avaya
14 36 (21.82%) ITIL
15 33 (20.00%) Linux
16 32 (19.39%) MS Office
17 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
18 26 (15.76%) Degree
18 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
19 25 (15.15%) Dell
20 23 (13.94%) .NET
20 23 (13.94%) Citrix
21 22 (13.33%) Internet
22 20 (12.12%) SCCM
22 20 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 19 (11.52%) Back Office
23 19 (11.52%) HP
24 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
24 18 (10.91%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 69 (41.82%) MS Exchange
2 45 (27.27%) Lync
3 15 (9.09%) IIS
4 11 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.03%) CMS
7 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.82%) Apache
9 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (19.39%) MS Office
2 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
3 16 (9.70%) MS Visio
4 11 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.21%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (36.97%) LAN
2 54 (32.73%) WAN
3 44 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 41 (24.85%) WLAN
5 22 (13.33%) Internet
6 17 (10.30%) Firewall
7 16 (9.70%) DNS
7 16 (9.70%) DHCP
8 14 (8.48%) SSL
9 10 (6.06%) VPN
10 9 (5.45%) VoIP
10 9 (5.45%) Unified Communications
11 8 (4.85%) tcpdump
11 8 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (4.85%) Wireshark
12 6 (3.64%) SAN
13 4 (2.42%) ADSL
13 4 (2.42%) Broadband
14 3 (1.82%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.85%) MySQL
3 8 (4.85%) CouchDB
4 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Navigator
6 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
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 19 (11.52%) Back Office
2 8 (4.85%) Finance
3 7 (4.24%) French Language
3 7 (4.24%) Spanish Language
3 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.64%) Military
5 5 (3.03%) Marketing
6 4 (2.42%) Electronics
7 2 (1.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 30 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 28 (16.97%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (10.91%) Developer
5 16 (9.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (9.09%) Administrator
6 15 (9.09%) Systems Support
7 13 (7.88%) Consultant
8 12 (7.27%) Systems Support Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.85%) IT Administrator
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (4.85%) IT Support
12 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
12 7 (4.24%) Architect
12 7 (4.24%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.94%) .NET
2 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.06%) CSS
3 10 (6.06%) HTML
4 6 (3.64%) Web Services
5 5 (3.03%) WCF
5 5 (3.03%) Ajax
5 5 (3.03%) Flash
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%) MFC
6 4 (2.42%) WinForms
6 4 (2.42%) WPF
6 4 (2.42%) Spring.NET
6 4 (2.42%) Qt
6 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.48%) Mathematics
1 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.06%) Clustering
4 6 (3.64%) NHS
5 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.42%) Open Source
6 4 (2.42%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.42%) Statistics
6 4 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.00%) Linux
2 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 12 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 10 (6.06%) Android
8 9 (5.45%) Windows Vista
9 8 (4.85%) Apple iOS
9 8 (4.85%) Mac OS X
9 8 (4.85%) CentOS
10 6 (3.64%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.82%) ITIL
2 16 (9.70%) Configuration Management
3 15 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.48%) Project Management
4 14 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.67%) Time Management
5 11 (6.67%) MVC
6 10 (6.06%) Migration
7 9 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (5.45%) Scrum
7 9 (5.45%) TDD
8 8 (4.85%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (3.64%) Software Asset Management
9 6 (3.64%) Software Licensing
9 6 (3.64%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.03%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.03%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.03%) Web Analytics
10 5 (3.03%) SEO
10 5 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.30%) C++
2 16 (9.70%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.48%) SQL
3 14 (8.48%) C#
4 10 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.85%) Python
5 8 (4.85%) Objective-C
5 8 (4.85%) Lua
6 7 (4.24%) VB
7 6 (3.64%) VB6
8 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.82%) Java
11 2 (1.21%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
12 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 62 (37.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (30.91%) MCITP
3 26 (15.76%) Degree
4 20 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (10.91%) MCP
6 14 (8.48%) CCNA
6 14 (8.48%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (4.85%) RHCSA
8 8 (4.85%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.24%) VCP5
10 5 (3.03%) MCSA
11 3 (1.82%) MCDST
12 2 (1.21%) MCSE
12 2 (1.21%) ISEB
12 2 (1.21%) MCTS
12 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 96 (58.18%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.70%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.27%) vSphere
5 11 (6.67%) ISA Server
6 10 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 8 (4.85%) XenServer
7 8 (4.85%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.64%) XenApp
9 4 (2.42%) Docker
10 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (12.12%) SCCM
2 15 (9.09%) SCOM
3 8 (4.85%) HP SIM
3 8 (4.85%) Puppet
3 8 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.85%) OpenView
4 5 (3.03%) WSUS
4 5 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.03%) Nagios
5 4 (2.42%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 101 (61.21%) Microsoft
2 59 (35.76%) VMware
3 50 (30.30%) Cisco
4 38 (23.03%) Avaya
5 25 (15.15%) Dell
6 23 (13.94%) Citrix
7 19 (11.52%) HP
8 12 (7.27%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.67%) IBM
10 5 (3.03%) CommVault
10 5 (3.03%) Oracle
10 5 (3.03%) Bomgar
11 2 (1.21%) NetApp
11 2 (1.21%) Apple
12 1 (0.61%) Juniper
Devon
Met Office
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £31,270 per annum and up to £35,891 for exceptional candidates + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago