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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 61 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 42.96% 19.35% 28.31%
As % of the Vendors category 74.39% 48.98% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 22 60
Average salary £24,000 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,820 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,500 £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
82 49 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 57.75% 39.52% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 106
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £53,800 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 16 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 16 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 74 (53.24%) Windows
2 62 (44.60%) MS Excel
3 48 (34.53%) ITIL
3 48 (34.53%) .NET
4 47 (33.81%) SQL Server
5 41 (29.50%) SLA
6 37 (26.62%) MCP
6 37 (26.62%) MS Office
7 36 (25.90%) C#
8 34 (24.46%) SQL
8 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET
9 33 (23.74%) MVC
10 32 (23.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (21.58%) SCOM
12 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (20.14%) LAN
14 25 (17.99%) WSUS
15 23 (16.55%) SCCM
15 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (16.55%) VMware
15 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (16.55%) T-SQL
16 22 (15.83%) HP
17 21 (15.11%) MS Exchange
17 21 (15.11%) JavaScript
17 21 (15.11%) Change Control
18 20 (14.39%) Problem Management
18 20 (14.39%) Nagios
18 20 (14.39%) Citrix
19 19 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 21 (15.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.95%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (5.04%) IIS
5 6 (4.32%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.72%) Lync
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.72%) CMS
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.72%) Apache
Applications
1 62 (44.60%) MS Excel
2 37 (26.62%) MS Office
3 15 (10.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.14%) LAN
2 18 (12.95%) WAN
3 15 (10.79%) Internet
4 13 (9.35%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.19%) DNS
5 10 (7.19%) DHCP
6 9 (6.47%) SAN
7 5 (3.60%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.88%) LDAP
8 4 (2.88%) Firewall
8 4 (2.88%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.72%) Wireless
9 1 (0.72%) IPsec
9 1 (0.72%) SSH
9 1 (0.72%) WLAN
9 1 (0.72%) SSL
9 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (33.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.72%) OLAP
4 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (12.23%) NUnit
2 14 (10.07%) MSTest
2 14 (10.07%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (10.07%) Moq
3 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (6.47%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Military
2 4 (2.88%) Back Office
3 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (30.22%) Developer
2 30 (21.58%) .NET Developer
3 28 (20.14%) Analyst
4 26 (18.71%) Support Engineer
5 21 (15.11%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (13.67%) Systems Support
7 18 (12.95%) C# Developer
8 17 (12.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (11.51%) Systems Support Engineer
10 11 (7.91%) Service Analyst
11 8 (5.76%) Customer Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Operations Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 7 (5.04%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (5.04%) Consultant
12 7 (5.04%) Project Manager
13 6 (4.32%) Capacity Analyst
14 5 (3.60%) IT Support
14 5 (3.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 4 (2.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (34.53%) .NET
2 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET
3 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (12.95%) CSS
4 18 (12.95%) HTML
5 16 (11.51%) jQuery
6 15 (10.79%) .NET Framework
7 14 (10.07%) WCF
7 14 (10.07%) WPF
7 14 (10.07%) WinForms
7 14 (10.07%) Razor View Engine
7 14 (10.07%) Castle Windsor
7 14 (10.07%) Ninject
7 14 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (10.07%) Unity DI Container
7 14 (10.07%) Spring.NET
8 3 (2.16%) XML
9 2 (1.44%) Ajax
9 2 (1.44%) Web Services
9 2 (1.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Management Information System
1 14 (10.07%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (9.35%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.19%) Firmware
3 10 (7.19%) Clustering
4 5 (3.60%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.88%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.88%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.88%) NHS
5 4 (2.88%) Statistics
5 4 (2.88%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.44%) iPad
6 2 (1.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 74 (53.24%) Windows
2 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (12.95%) UNIX
4 17 (12.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 14 (10.07%) Linux
6 6 (4.32%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.88%) Solaris
7 4 (2.88%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.16%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.16%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.53%) ITIL
2 33 (23.74%) MVC
3 21 (15.11%) Change Control
4 20 (14.39%) Problem Management
5 15 (10.79%) TDD
6 14 (10.07%) Scrum
6 14 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (10.07%) Kanban
6 14 (10.07%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (10.07%) MVVM
6 14 (10.07%) Web Application Development
7 13 (9.35%) Service Delivery
7 13 (9.35%) ITSM
8 10 (7.19%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.19%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.76%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.76%) Project Management
10 8 (5.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.76%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.90%) C#
2 34 (24.46%) SQL
3 23 (16.55%) T-SQL
4 21 (15.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.51%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.88%) Java
7 3 (2.16%) VB6
7 3 (2.16%) VB
7 3 (2.16%) C++
8 2 (1.44%) Delphi
8 2 (1.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (26.62%) MCP
2 32 (23.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (11.51%) MCSD
4 14 (10.07%) MCAD
4 14 (10.07%) MCTS
5 13 (9.35%) MCSE
6 10 (7.19%) CCA
6 10 (7.19%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.44%) Degree
11 1 (0.72%) MCITP
11 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (29.50%) SLA
2 11 (7.91%) QA
3 3 (2.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.19%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.19%) XenApp
2 10 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.19%) ISA Server
3 9 (6.47%) XenServer
3 9 (6.47%) XenDesktop
3 9 (6.47%) vSphere
4 8 (5.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (21.58%) SCOM
2 25 (17.99%) WSUS
3 23 (16.55%) SCCM
4 20 (14.39%) Nagios
5 13 (9.35%) Backup Exec
6 7 (5.04%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) VMware
2 22 (15.83%) HP
3 20 (14.39%) Citrix
4 17 (12.23%) Bomgar
5 14 (10.07%) Cisco
6 13 (9.35%) CommVault
7 12 (8.63%) Dell
8 8 (5.76%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.04%) ServiceNow
9 7 (5.04%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.88%) Apple
11 3 (2.16%) Sophos
12 1 (0.72%) Avaya
12 1 (0.72%) IBM
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle
12 1 (0.72%) Siebel
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Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22950 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
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Experis Engineering
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Eight Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago