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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 58 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 23.72% 43.28% 18.42%
As % of the Vendors category 43.53% 76.32% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 18
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £18,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,750 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
85 76 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 54.49% 56.72% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 41
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,770 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (52.00%) Windows
2 37 (49.33%) VMware
3 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 32 (42.67%) Cisco
5 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 30 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 29 (38.67%) LAN
6 29 (38.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (38.67%) Project Management
7 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
7 28 (37.33%) MCITP
8 27 (36.00%) Lync
9 25 (33.33%) WAN
9 25 (33.33%) Migration
10 24 (32.00%) Avaya
11 23 (30.67%) IBM
11 23 (30.67%) HP
11 23 (30.67%) Dell
11 23 (30.67%) IIS
12 22 (29.33%) MS Office
12 22 (29.33%) WLAN
12 22 (29.33%) SCCM
13 21 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (28.00%) vSphere
13 21 (28.00%) C#
14 20 (26.67%) .NET
14 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
15 19 (25.33%) SSL
16 18 (24.00%) ITIL
17 17 (22.67%) JavaScript

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (36.00%) Lync
3 23 (30.67%) IIS
4 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
2 22 (29.33%) MS Office
3 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.00%) MS Project
6 2 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 29 (38.67%) LAN
3 25 (33.33%) WAN
4 22 (29.33%) WLAN
5 19 (25.33%) SSL
6 7 (9.33%) Internet
7 5 (6.67%) DHCP
7 5 (6.67%) DNS
8 3 (4.00%) VoIP
9 1 (1.33%) Wireless
9 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.33%) Back Office
1 4 (5.33%) Games
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Support Team Leader
10 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Systems Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) .NET
2 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.67%) HTML
4 6 (8.00%) CSS
5 5 (6.67%) Ajax
6 3 (4.00%) COM
7 2 (2.67%) XML
7 2 (2.67%) XHTML
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) Open Source
3 2 (2.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Project Management
2 25 (33.33%) Migration
3 18 (24.00%) ITIL
4 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.67%) MVC
4 8 (10.67%) Time Management
5 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.00%) Line Management
8 2 (2.67%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (2.67%) Change Control
8 2 (2.67%) CRM
8 2 (2.67%) TDD
9 1 (1.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) C#
2 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.67%) SQL
4 7 (9.33%) VB
5 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.33%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.33%) PHP
5 4 (5.33%) C++
5 4 (5.33%) Delphi
5 4 (5.33%) Java
6 3 (4.00%) VB6
7 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (38.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (37.33%) MCITP
3 21 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.67%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) MCP
6 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.33%) Degree
6 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.00%) vSphere
3 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.67%) ISA Server
6 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 4 (5.33%) XenServer
6 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (29.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) SCOM
2 4 (5.33%) HP SIM
2 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) VMware
2 32 (42.67%) Cisco
3 24 (32.00%) Avaya
4 23 (30.67%) IBM
4 23 (30.67%) HP
4 23 (30.67%) Dell
5 10 (13.33%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.33%) Google
8 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.67%) Adobe
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