The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 51 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 29.48% 21.35% 15.15%
As % of the Vendors category 62.96% 59.38% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 25
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,500 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Vendors Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 32 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 46.82% 35.96% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 69
Average salary £35,000 £29,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.65% -19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Exeter region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Exeter

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 56 (54.37%) Windows
2 52 (50.49%) MS Excel
3 49 (47.57%) SQL Server
4 33 (32.04%) SQL
5 30 (29.13%) .NET
6 29 (28.16%) MVC
7 27 (26.21%) ASP.NET
7 27 (26.21%) ITIL
7 27 (26.21%) SLA
7 27 (26.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (24.27%) T-SQL
9 24 (23.30%) MS Exchange
9 24 (23.30%) SCCM
10 23 (22.33%) Active Directory
10 23 (22.33%) C#
10 23 (22.33%) MS Office
11 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
12 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (18.45%) VMware
14 17 (16.50%) WSUS
15 16 (15.53%) SCOM
15 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (15.53%) LAN
15 16 (15.53%) MS Visio
15 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (14.56%) Citrix
16 15 (14.56%) HP
16 15 (14.56%) MCP
16 15 (14.56%) Change Control
17 14 (13.59%) Problem Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (23.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.65%) IIS
3 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.77%) Lync
5 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.88%) Apache
6 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 52 (50.49%) MS Excel
2 23 (22.33%) MS Office
3 16 (15.53%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) LAN
2 14 (13.59%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.65%) WAN
4 10 (9.71%) Internet
5 8 (7.77%) SSL
6 7 (6.80%) DHCP
6 7 (6.80%) DNS
7 6 (5.83%) WLAN
8 5 (4.85%) Firewall
9 4 (3.88%) SAN
10 3 (2.91%) VPN
11 2 (1.94%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.97%) NAS
12 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (47.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (9.71%) DTS
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) NUnit
1 7 (6.80%) MSTest
1 7 (6.80%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (6.80%) Moq
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) .NET Developer
3 20 (19.42%) Support Engineer
3 20 (19.42%) Analyst
4 17 (16.50%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (15.53%) Systems Support
5 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
5 16 (15.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (12.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Integration Analyst
7 10 (9.71%) Systems Support Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (7.77%) Consultant
9 7 (6.80%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) .NET Consultant
10 5 (4.85%) IT Technician
11 4 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) .NET
2 27 (26.21%) ASP.NET
3 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (12.62%) jQuery
4 13 (12.62%) HTML
4 13 (12.62%) .NET Framework
4 13 (12.62%) CSS
5 10 (9.71%) Web Services
5 10 (9.71%) XML
5 10 (9.71%) Middleware
6 7 (6.80%) WinForms
6 7 (6.80%) WCF
6 7 (6.80%) WPF
6 7 (6.80%) Spring.NET
6 7 (6.80%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (6.80%) Ninject
6 7 (6.80%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (6.80%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (1.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Data Integration
2 7 (6.80%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.85%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.85%) Clustering
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) Firmware
5 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (54.37%) Windows
2 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (11.65%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (6.80%) Linux
5 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.88%) UNIX
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) MVC
2 27 (26.21%) ITIL
3 15 (14.56%) Change Control
4 14 (13.59%) Problem Management
4 14 (13.59%) Service Delivery
5 10 (9.71%) Project Management
6 9 (8.74%) Time Management
7 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.80%) Kanban
8 7 (6.80%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (6.80%) MVVM
8 7 (6.80%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.80%) TDD
8 7 (6.80%) Migration
8 7 (6.80%) Scrum
9 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.88%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.88%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (3.88%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.04%) SQL
2 25 (24.27%) T-SQL
3 23 (22.33%) C#
4 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.74%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.77%) VB
7 5 (4.85%) VB6
8 4 (3.88%) Python
8 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
9 2 (1.94%) C++
9 2 (1.94%) Delphi
9 2 (1.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.56%) MCP
3 9 (8.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (8.74%) MCITP
4 7 (6.80%) MCTS
4 7 (6.80%) MCAD
4 7 (6.80%) MCSD
4 7 (6.80%) MCSE
5 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.88%) CCA
5 4 (3.88%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.97%) Degree
7 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.21%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 23 (22.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.71%) vSphere
3 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.74%) XenApp
4 4 (3.88%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.88%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.91%) XenServer
5 3 (2.91%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (23.30%) SCCM
2 17 (16.50%) WSUS
3 16 (15.53%) SCOM
4 12 (11.65%) Nagios
4 12 (11.65%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.88%) Puppet
6 2 (1.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) VMware
2 15 (14.56%) HP
2 15 (14.56%) Citrix
3 12 (11.65%) CommVault
3 12 (11.65%) Bomgar
4 11 (10.68%) Cisco
5 10 (9.71%) Dell
6 7 (6.80%) Avaya
7 6 (5.83%) IBM
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle
8 5 (4.85%) Sophos
9 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.88%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.97%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.97%) NetApp
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