The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 68 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 17.57% 13.64% 20.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.10% 52.70% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 62 36 50
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,465 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.06% 25.87% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 81 69 60
Average salary £23,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 30 £30,000 -20.00% 8
Plymouth +1 10 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 105 (75.54%) Microsoft
2 60 (43.17%) MS Excel
3 51 (36.69%) SQL Server
4 42 (30.22%) MS Exchange
4 42 (30.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (28.06%) .NET
6 35 (25.18%) IIS
7 32 (23.02%) Active Directory
8 30 (21.58%) MCP
9 28 (20.14%) ASP.NET
10 26 (18.71%) MS Office
10 26 (18.71%) C#
10 26 (18.71%) SLA
10 26 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (17.99%) WSUS
11 25 (17.99%) Internet
12 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (16.55%) VB.NET
12 23 (16.55%) ITIL
13 22 (15.83%) SQL
13 22 (15.83%) MVC
13 22 (15.83%) Problem Management
13 22 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (15.83%) SCCM
14 21 (15.11%) LAN
15 20 (14.39%) Java
15 20 (14.39%) WCF
16 19 (13.67%) WinForms
16 19 (13.67%) TCP/IP
17 17 (12.23%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (30.22%) MS Exchange
2 35 (25.18%) IIS
3 22 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (10.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (10.79%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (10.79%) Commerce Server
4 15 (10.79%) Lync
5 12 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.88%) Apache
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (43.17%) MS Excel
2 26 (18.71%) MS Office
3 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.99%) Internet
2 21 (15.11%) LAN
3 19 (13.67%) TCP/IP
4 17 (12.23%) WAN
5 13 (9.35%) DHCP
5 13 (9.35%) DNS
5 13 (9.35%) Firewall
6 12 (8.63%) WLAN
7 7 (5.04%) SSL
8 6 (4.32%) VPN
9 5 (3.60%) Intranet
10 2 (1.44%) LDAP
10 2 (1.44%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.32%) MySQL
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.72%) MS Access
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (9.35%) Moq
1 13 (9.35%) MSTest
1 13 (9.35%) NUnit
General
1 17 (12.23%) Retail
2 12 (8.63%) Finance
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.72%) Back Office
3 1 (0.72%) Electronics
3 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (26.62%) Developer
2 33 (23.74%) Support Engineer
3 25 (17.99%) Analyst
4 22 (15.83%) .NET Developer
5 20 (14.39%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (11.51%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) Systems Support
7 10 (7.19%) Desktop Support
7 10 (7.19%) Systems Support Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.47%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.47%) Project Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Consultant
9 7 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.32%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.06%) .NET
2 28 (20.14%) ASP.NET
3 20 (14.39%) WCF
4 19 (13.67%) WinForms
5 14 (10.07%) WPF
6 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (9.35%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (9.35%) Ninject
6 13 (9.35%) Spring.NET
6 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (9.35%) Unity DI Container
6 13 (9.35%) Razor View Engine
7 12 (8.63%) HTML
8 9 (6.47%) jQuery
9 8 (5.76%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (2.88%) XML
12 2 (1.44%) J2EE
12 2 (1.44%) Web Services
13 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.79%) Blackberry
2 13 (9.35%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (9.35%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Firmware
4 4 (2.88%) Statistics
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
5 2 (1.44%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.44%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.72%) iPhone
6 1 (0.72%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (12.23%) Windows XP
4 15 (10.79%) Windows 7
5 12 (8.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 11 (7.91%) Windows 2000
7 10 (7.19%) Linux
8 6 (4.32%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.32%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.88%) UNIX
9 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.44%) Solaris
10 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.55%) ITIL
2 22 (15.83%) MVC
2 22 (15.83%) Problem Management
3 15 (10.79%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (9.35%) Kanban
4 13 (9.35%) MVVM
4 13 (9.35%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (9.35%) Scrum
4 13 (9.35%) TDD
4 13 (9.35%) Project Management
4 13 (9.35%) Web Application Development
5 12 (8.63%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.04%) Migration
7 7 (5.04%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.88%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (2.88%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.16%) Data Entry
9 3 (2.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.71%) C#
2 23 (16.55%) VB.NET
3 22 (15.83%) SQL
4 20 (14.39%) Java
5 16 (11.51%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.51%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.76%) VB
7 7 (5.04%) Python
8 6 (4.32%) VB6
9 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.16%) PHP
11 2 (1.44%) C++
12 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (30.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (21.58%) MCP
3 15 (10.79%) MCSE
3 15 (10.79%) MCITP
4 11 (7.91%) MCTS
4 11 (7.91%) MCAD
4 11 (7.91%) MCSD
5 7 (5.04%) Degree
5 7 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.88%) CCA
6 4 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.71%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 32 (23.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.76%) XenApp
2 8 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.04%) vSphere
3 7 (5.04%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.88%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.16%) XenServer
5 3 (2.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (17.99%) WSUS
2 22 (15.83%) SCCM
3 16 (11.51%) SCOM
4 14 (10.07%) Backup Exec
5 12 (8.63%) Nagios
6 10 (7.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (7.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (2.88%) Puppet
8 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 105 (75.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.51%) VMware
2 16 (11.51%) HP
3 15 (10.79%) Cisco
3 15 (10.79%) Citrix
3 15 (10.79%) EPiServer
3 15 (10.79%) hybris
4 12 (8.63%) Bomgar
4 12 (8.63%) Avaya
4 12 (8.63%) CommVault
5 9 (6.47%) Dell
6 6 (4.32%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle
7 5 (3.60%) IBM
8 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.72%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.72%) Apple
9 1 (0.72%) SAP
Devon
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £18500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago