The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Exeter region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 58 19 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 43.94% 17.76% 27.31%
As % of the Vendors category 75.32% 45.24% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56 16 60
Average salary £23,500 £28,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.81% +2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £39,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 42 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 58.33% 39.25% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 108
Average salary £28,000 £33,000 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +9.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,860 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 24 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 73 (54.89%) Windows
2 60 (45.11%) MS Excel
3 46 (34.59%) .NET
3 46 (34.59%) SQL Server
4 41 (30.83%) ITIL
5 38 (28.57%) MS Office
6 36 (27.07%) MCP
7 34 (25.56%) SLA
8 33 (24.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (24.81%) ASP.NET
8 33 (24.81%) C#
9 32 (24.06%) SQL
9 32 (24.06%) MVC
10 28 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (18.80%) SCOM
12 24 (18.05%) LAN
13 22 (16.54%) VMware
13 22 (16.54%) MS Exchange
13 22 (16.54%) WSUS
14 21 (15.79%) HP
14 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
15 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (14.29%) Change Control
16 19 (14.29%) Problem Management
16 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 19 (14.29%) Citrix
17 18 (13.53%) SCCM
17 18 (13.53%) NUnit
17 18 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (16.54%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.03%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (5.26%) IIS
5 6 (4.51%) ColdFusion
5 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 60 (45.11%) MS Excel
2 38 (28.57%) MS Office
3 13 (9.77%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.05%) LAN
2 16 (12.03%) WAN
3 13 (9.77%) Internet
4 11 (8.27%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.77%) SAN
5 9 (6.77%) DNS
5 9 (6.77%) DHCP
6 5 (3.76%) iSCSI
6 5 (3.76%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (3.76%) Firewall
7 4 (3.01%) LDAP
7 4 (3.01%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.75%) SSH
8 1 (0.75%) IPsec
8 1 (0.75%) Wireless
8 1 (0.75%) WLAN
8 1 (0.75%) SSL
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.75%) OLAP
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) NUnit
2 15 (11.28%) MSTest
2 15 (11.28%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (11.28%) Moq
3 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Back Office
2 4 (3.01%) Military
3 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (30.83%) Developer
2 29 (21.80%) .NET Developer
3 26 (19.55%) Analyst
4 23 (17.29%) Support Engineer
5 19 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (12.78%) Systems Support
7 16 (12.03%) C# Developer
8 15 (11.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (9.77%) Systems Support Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Service Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 7 (5.26%) Consultant
11 7 (5.26%) Project Manager
11 7 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) Desktop Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Capacity Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) Customer Analyst
13 5 (3.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.59%) .NET
2 33 (24.81%) ASP.NET
3 28 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (12.03%) CSS
4 16 (12.03%) HTML
5 15 (11.28%) WCF
5 15 (11.28%) WPF
5 15 (11.28%) Spring.NET
5 15 (11.28%) Razor View Engine
5 15 (11.28%) Castle Windsor
5 15 (11.28%) Ninject
5 15 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 15 (11.28%) Unity DI Container
5 15 (11.28%) WinForms
6 14 (10.53%) jQuery
7 13 (9.77%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.26%) XML
9 2 (1.50%) Web Services
9 2 (1.50%) J2EE
9 2 (1.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (9.77%) Blackberry
3 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.02%) Clustering
4 8 (6.02%) Firmware
5 5 (3.76%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.01%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.01%) NHS
6 4 (3.01%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.01%) Statistics
6 4 (3.01%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.50%) iPad
7 2 (1.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 73 (54.89%) Windows
2 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (10.53%) UNIX
3 14 (10.53%) Linux
3 14 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.51%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.76%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.76%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.01%) Solaris
6 4 (3.01%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.83%) ITIL
2 32 (24.06%) MVC
3 19 (14.29%) Change Control
3 19 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 16 (12.03%) TDD
5 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.28%) Kanban
5 15 (11.28%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (11.28%) MVVM
5 15 (11.28%) Web Application Development
5 15 (11.28%) Scrum
6 13 (9.77%) ITSM
7 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.02%) Project Management
8 8 (6.02%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.81%) C#
2 32 (24.06%) SQL
3 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.78%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.01%) Java
7 3 (2.26%) VB6
7 3 (2.26%) C++
7 3 (2.26%) VB
8 2 (1.50%) Delphi
8 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (27.07%) MCP
2 33 (24.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (12.78%) MCSD
4 15 (11.28%) MCTS
4 15 (11.28%) MCAD
5 13 (9.77%) MCSE
6 8 (6.02%) CCA
6 8 (6.02%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.50%) Degree
11 1 (0.75%) MCITP
11 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (25.56%) SLA
2 9 (6.77%) QA
3 3 (2.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.27%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.77%) vSphere
4 8 (6.02%) VMware ESX
4 8 (6.02%) ISA Server
4 8 (6.02%) XenApp
4 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.26%) XenServer
5 7 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (18.80%) SCOM
2 22 (16.54%) WSUS
3 18 (13.53%) SCCM
4 17 (12.78%) Nagios
5 10 (7.52%) Backup Exec
6 7 (5.26%) HP SIM
7 5 (3.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (3.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (16.54%) VMware
2 21 (15.79%) HP
3 19 (14.29%) Citrix
4 14 (10.53%) Bomgar
5 12 (9.02%) Cisco
6 10 (7.52%) Dell
6 10 (7.52%) CommVault
7 8 (6.02%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 7 (5.26%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.01%) Apple
10 3 (2.26%) Sophos
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle
11 1 (0.75%) Siebel
11 1 (0.75%) Avaya
11 1 (0.75%) IBM
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