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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 46 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 20.35% 28.99% 21.59%
As % of the Vendors category 42.20% 62.82% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 13
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £42,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
109 78 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 48.23% 46.15% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 78 60 23
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £37,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 39 (45.88%) C#
2 37 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 37 (43.53%) Windows
3 33 (38.82%) .NET
4 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
4 26 (30.59%) SQL
5 25 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 22 (25.88%) ITIL
7 19 (22.35%) SCCM
8 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
9 17 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 17 (20.00%) HTML
9 17 (20.00%) Internet
9 17 (20.00%) VMware
10 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
11 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
12 14 (16.47%) Project Management
12 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (16.47%) Change Control
13 13 (15.29%) Cisco
13 13 (15.29%) ColdFusion
13 13 (15.29%) IIS
13 13 (15.29%) SCOM
14 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (12.94%) MVC
15 11 (12.94%) Finance
15 11 (12.94%) Migration
15 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
15 11 (12.94%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (15.29%) IIS
1 13 (15.29%) ColdFusion
2 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.41%) Lync
4 7 (8.24%) Umbraco
5 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) Apache
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.94%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) Internet
2 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.59%) LAN
3 9 (10.59%) WAN
4 8 (9.41%) WLAN
5 6 (7.06%) SSL
6 4 (4.71%) VPN
7 3 (3.53%) DNS
8 2 (2.35%) SAN
8 2 (2.35%) VoIP
8 2 (2.35%) Network Security
8 2 (2.35%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.35%) Firewall
9 1 (1.18%) Wireless
9 1 (1.18%) VLAN
9 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Games
4 4 (4.71%) Back Office
5 3 (3.53%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Developer
2 11 (12.94%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) C# Developer
3 9 (10.59%) Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Server Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) ColdFusion Developer
5 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Server Support
5 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.88%) Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.82%) .NET
2 17 (20.00%) HTML
3 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
4 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.76%) Web Services
6 8 (9.41%) CSS
6 8 (9.41%) WCF
6 8 (9.41%) Entity Framework
7 7 (8.24%) jQuery
7 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (8.24%) XML
8 5 (5.88%) XHTML
8 5 (5.88%) WinForms
9 4 (4.71%) COM
9 4 (4.71%) HTML5
10 1 (1.18%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Client/Server
1 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.53%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.59%) Windows 2000 Server
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.24%) Linux
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.35%) UNIX
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.47%) Project Management
3 14 (16.47%) Change Control
4 11 (12.94%) MVC
4 11 (12.94%) Migration
5 10 (11.76%) Server Patching
6 9 (10.59%) Scrum
6 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (10.59%) Time Management
6 9 (10.59%) B2B
7 7 (8.24%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
9 5 (5.88%) TDD
9 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.88%) Open Source
9 5 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) C#
2 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
2 26 (30.59%) SQL
3 17 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.24%) VB
5 7 (8.24%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) PHP
7 4 (4.71%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) Delphi
8 2 (2.35%) VB6
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.76%) MCITP
3 7 (8.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.88%) Degree
5 4 (4.71%) MCPD
5 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 2 (2.35%) CCA
6 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) XenApp
2 7 (8.24%) vSphere
3 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) XenServer
4 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) SCCM
2 13 (15.29%) SCOM
3 10 (11.76%) Nagios
3 10 (11.76%) WSUS
4 8 (9.41%) Backup Exec
5 5 (5.88%) Puppet
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) VMware
2 13 (15.29%) Cisco
3 11 (12.94%) IBM
4 10 (11.76%) Bomgar
5 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
6 8 (9.41%) Avaya
6 8 (9.41%) CommVault
7 7 (8.24%) Citrix
8 6 (7.06%) HP
8 6 (7.06%) Dell
9 5 (5.88%) Google
9 5 (5.88%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.53%) Sencha
10 3 (3.53%) Oracle
11 2 (2.35%) Hyland
12 1 (1.18%) Novell
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