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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 91 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 16.85% 16.49% 14.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 57.32% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 44
Average salary £29,500 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.31% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,440 £23,425 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
130 82 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 24.07% 28.77% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 102 76 58
Average salary £27,250 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.15% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £20,800 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 0 40 £29,500 -18.05% 9
Plymouth -19 5 £22,000 -43.58% 1
Exmouth - 2 £38,750 - 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 107 (70.39%) Microsoft
2 71 (46.71%) Active Directory
3 52 (34.21%) MS Exchange
4 48 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 45 (29.61%) LAN
6 43 (28.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (26.97%) WAN
8 40 (26.32%) Cisco
9 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 38 (25.00%) MCITP
9 38 (25.00%) Lync
10 36 (23.68%) ITIL
11 35 (23.03%) IIS
12 31 (20.39%) WLAN
12 31 (20.39%) Avaya
13 30 (19.74%) VMware
14 29 (19.08%) Internet
14 29 (19.08%) TCP/IP
15 26 (17.11%) .NET
16 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
17 24 (15.79%) Linux
18 21 (13.82%) C#
18 21 (13.82%) SCCM
19 20 (13.16%) Java
19 20 (13.16%) MS Office
19 20 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (11.84%) SLA
20 18 (11.84%) SCOM
20 18 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
21 16 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 52 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 38 (25.00%) Lync
3 35 (23.03%) IIS
4 15 (9.87%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (9.87%) Commerce Server
5 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.61%) Apache
8 6 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.32%) CMS
12 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 48 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.16%) MS Office
3 11 (7.24%) MS Visio
4 10 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) Office 365
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.61%) LAN
2 41 (26.97%) WAN
3 31 (20.39%) WLAN
4 29 (19.08%) TCP/IP
4 29 (19.08%) Internet
5 14 (9.21%) Firewall
6 11 (7.24%) DNS
6 11 (7.24%) DHCP
7 9 (5.92%) VPN
8 8 (5.26%) SSL
9 4 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.63%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.63%) tcpdump
9 4 (2.63%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.63%) Broadband
10 2 (1.32%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.32%) NAS
10 2 (1.32%) SAN
11 1 (0.66%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.63%) SQL Navigator
6 4 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.63%) CouchDB
6 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.63%) MySQL
6 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.61%) NUnit
2 5 (3.29%) MSTest
2 5 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (3.29%) Moq
3 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.32%) Ant
General
1 15 (9.87%) Retail
2 9 (5.92%) Finance
3 7 (4.61%) Back Office
4 6 (3.95%) French Language
4 6 (3.95%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (20.39%) Project Engineer
2 30 (19.74%) Support Engineer
3 24 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (13.16%) Developer
4 20 (13.16%) Analyst
5 16 (10.53%) Systems Support
6 15 (9.87%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (8.55%) Consultant
8 12 (7.89%) Systems Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.92%) Administrator
11 6 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (3.95%) Server Support
11 6 (3.95%) Architect
11 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (3.29%) IT Support
12 5 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Solutions Consultant
12 5 (3.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.11%) .NET
2 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET
3 9 (5.92%) HTML
4 8 (5.26%) WinForms
5 6 (3.95%) WCF
6 5 (3.29%) WPF
6 5 (3.29%) jQuery
6 5 (3.29%) Spring.NET
6 5 (3.29%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (3.29%) Ninject
6 5 (3.29%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (2.63%) CSS
8 3 (1.97%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.32%) Web Services
9 2 (1.32%) Flash
9 2 (1.32%) MFC
9 2 (1.32%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.61%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.95%) Clustering
4 6 (3.95%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.29%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.63%) Open Source
6 4 (2.63%) Statistics
7 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.66%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (15.79%) Linux
3 20 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (7.89%) Windows 2000 Server
4 12 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.92%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.95%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.29%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.29%) Android
9 4 (2.63%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.63%) CentOS
10 2 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.68%) ITIL
2 16 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 15 (9.87%) E-Commerce
4 12 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 11 (7.24%) MVC
6 9 (5.92%) Time Management
7 8 (5.26%) Project Management
8 7 (4.61%) TDD
8 7 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (4.61%) Migration
8 7 (4.61%) Scrum
9 5 (3.29%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (3.29%) MVVM
9 5 (3.29%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.29%) Kanban
10 4 (2.63%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (1.97%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.82%) C#
2 20 (13.16%) Java
3 14 (9.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.55%) SQL
5 12 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.92%) C++
7 8 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.26%) Python
8 6 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.29%) VB
9 5 (3.29%) VB6
10 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.63%) Lua
10 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.63%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.32%) Perl
11 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (28.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (25.00%) MCITP
3 16 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (9.21%) Degree
5 12 (7.89%) MCP
6 10 (6.58%) CCNA
6 10 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (3.95%) VCP5
9 4 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.32%) MCTS
11 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.32%) ISEB
11 2 (1.32%) MCSE
12 1 (0.66%) MCSA
12 1 (0.66%) MCAD
12 1 (0.66%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 71 (46.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.26%) vSphere
4 7 (4.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.61%) XenApp
5 6 (3.95%) ISA Server
5 6 (3.95%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.29%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.63%) XenServer
7 4 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.63%) Docker
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) SCCM
2 18 (11.84%) SCOM
3 13 (8.55%) Backup Exec
4 12 (7.89%) WSUS
4 12 (7.89%) Nagios
5 8 (5.26%) Puppet
6 4 (2.63%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.63%) OpenView
6 4 (2.63%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 107 (70.39%) Microsoft
2 40 (26.32%) Cisco
3 31 (20.39%) Avaya
4 30 (19.74%) VMware
5 16 (10.53%) Citrix
6 15 (9.87%) EPiServer
6 15 (9.87%) hybris
6 15 (9.87%) Dell
7 12 (7.89%) CommVault
7 12 (7.89%) HP
7 12 (7.89%) Bomgar
7 12 (7.89%) Red Hat
8 9 (5.92%) Oracle
9 6 (3.95%) IBM
10 2 (1.32%) NetApp
10 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.66%) Apple
11 1 (0.66%) Panasonic
Devon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Just now
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Met Office
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988-£30,194 per annum for exceptional candidates + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke, Devon
Alex James Resourcing
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke, Devon
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Exmouth
WA Consultants
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, 25 days holiday, flexi
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £22,000 - 23,878 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago