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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.75% 41.18% 16.10%
As % of the Vendors category 43.18% 75.38% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 13
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £23,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £19,900 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £40,700
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
88 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 52.69% 54.62% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 43
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £39,600
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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (49.32%) Windows
2 32 (43.84%) Active Directory
2 32 (43.84%) VMware
3 28 (38.36%) Cisco
4 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (35.62%) MCITP
4 26 (35.62%) Lync
5 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
5 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
5 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
5 25 (34.25%) Project Management
6 24 (32.88%) Migration
6 24 (32.88%) IIS
7 23 (31.51%) C#
7 23 (31.51%) LAN
7 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
7 23 (31.51%) WAN
7 23 (31.51%) IBM
7 23 (31.51%) Avaya
8 21 (28.77%) WLAN
8 21 (28.77%) .NET
8 21 (28.77%) SCCM
9 20 (27.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (27.40%) vSphere
10 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
11 18 (24.66%) SSL
11 18 (24.66%) HP
11 18 (24.66%) Dell
12 16 (21.92%) MS Office
12 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (35.62%) Lync
2 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
3 24 (32.88%) IIS
4 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.48%) ColdFusion
6 3 (4.11%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.37%) Apache
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.92%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.11%) MS Project
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
2 23 (31.51%) LAN
2 23 (31.51%) WAN
3 21 (28.77%) WLAN
4 18 (24.66%) SSL
5 6 (8.22%) Internet
6 3 (4.11%) VoIP
7 2 (2.74%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (2.74%) DNS
8 1 (1.37%) VPN
8 1 (1.37%) DHCP
8 1 (1.37%) SAN
8 1 (1.37%) Firewall
8 1 (1.37%) Wireless
8 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.85%) Games
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) .NET
2 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.96%) HTML
4 6 (8.22%) CSS
5 4 (5.48%) Ajax
6 3 (4.11%) COM
6 3 (4.11%) XHTML
6 3 (4.11%) XML
7 2 (2.74%) jQuery
7 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Open Source
3 2 (2.74%) EPoS
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) UNIX
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Project Management
2 24 (32.88%) Migration
3 14 (19.18%) ITIL
4 8 (10.96%) MVC
5 7 (9.59%) Time Management
6 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.85%) Change Control
8 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.48%) TDD
8 4 (5.48%) B2B
9 3 (4.11%) Line Management
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.74%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.74%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) C#
2 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.44%) SQL
4 7 (9.59%) VB
5 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.85%) Python
5 5 (6.85%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.48%) PHP
6 4 (5.48%) C++
6 4 (5.48%) Delphi
6 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) VB6
8 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (35.62%) MCITP
2 20 (27.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.74%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 32 (43.84%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.40%) vSphere
3 5 (6.85%) XenApp
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (28.77%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) VMware
2 28 (38.36%) Cisco
3 23 (31.51%) IBM
3 23 (31.51%) Avaya
4 18 (24.66%) HP
4 18 (24.66%) Dell
5 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.59%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) Google
8 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.74%) Adobe
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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