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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 20.23% 23.36% 7.89%
As % of the Vendors category 44.30% 59.52% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £31,500
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
79 42 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 45.66% 39.25% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 75
Average salary £36,500 £30,035 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.52% -17.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,916 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 2 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 49 (55.68%) MS Excel
2 43 (48.86%) Windows
3 41 (46.59%) SQL Server
4 28 (31.82%) SQL
5 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
5 23 (26.14%) .NET
5 23 (26.14%) ITIL
6 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
6 21 (23.86%) SLA
6 21 (23.86%) MVC
6 21 (23.86%) SCCM
7 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (21.59%) MS Exchange
8 19 (21.59%) MS Office
8 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET
9 18 (20.45%) C#
10 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
11 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (17.05%) VMware
13 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
13 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (15.91%) Problem Management
13 14 (15.91%) WSUS
14 13 (14.77%) Change Control
15 12 (13.64%) Bomgar
15 12 (13.64%) SCOM
15 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 19 (21.59%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) IIS
3 8 (9.09%) Lync
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.55%) Apache
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (55.68%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.59%) MS Office
3 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) LAN
1 11 (12.50%) WAN
2 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.09%) SSL
4 6 (6.82%) WLAN
5 5 (5.68%) Internet
5 5 (5.68%) Firewall
6 3 (3.41%) DHCP
6 3 (3.41%) SAN
6 3 (3.41%) VPN
6 3 (3.41%) DNS
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.14%) NAS
8 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (11.36%) DTS
4 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MSTest
1 4 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (4.55%) Moq
1 4 (4.55%) NUnit
2 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Developer
2 19 (21.59%) Analyst
2 19 (21.59%) Support Engineer
3 18 (20.45%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.91%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Systems Support
6 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Integration Analyst
8 8 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (5.68%) Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) .NET
2 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET
3 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (12.50%) jQuery
4 11 (12.50%) CSS
4 11 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 11 (12.50%) HTML
5 10 (11.36%) Web Services
5 10 (11.36%) XML
5 10 (11.36%) Middleware
6 4 (4.55%) WinForms
6 4 (4.55%) WCF
6 4 (4.55%) WPF
6 4 (4.55%) Spring.NET
6 4 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (4.55%) Ninject
6 4 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) NHS
4 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Windows
2 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (6.82%) Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) ITIL
2 21 (23.86%) MVC
3 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
3 14 (15.91%) Problem Management
4 13 (14.77%) Change Control
5 9 (10.23%) Time Management
6 8 (9.09%) Project Management
7 7 (7.95%) Migration
8 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.55%) TDD
9 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.55%) Scrum
9 4 (4.55%) Kanban
9 4 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (4.55%) MVVM
9 4 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.41%) Service Management
10 3 (3.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) SQL
2 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
3 18 (20.45%) C#
4 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.82%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.68%) VB
7 4 (4.55%) Python
7 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.41%) Java
9 2 (2.27%) VB6
9 2 (2.27%) PHP
9 2 (2.27%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (10.23%) MCITP
3 8 (9.09%) MCP
4 4 (4.55%) MCAD
4 4 (4.55%) MCSD
4 4 (4.55%) MCTS
4 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (1.14%) Degree
6 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.86%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.23%) vSphere
3 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.68%) XenApp
5 3 (3.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (23.86%) SCCM
2 14 (15.91%) WSUS
3 12 (13.64%) SCOM
3 12 (13.64%) Nagios
3 12 (13.64%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.55%) Puppet
5 2 (2.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) VMware
2 12 (13.64%) Bomgar
2 12 (13.64%) CommVault
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco
4 9 (10.23%) HP
5 8 (9.09%) Citrix
6 7 (7.95%) Avaya
7 6 (6.82%) Dell
7 6 (6.82%) IBM
8 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle
9 3 (3.41%) Sophos
10 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.14%) LexisNexis
11 1 (1.14%) NetApp
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