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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 15.81% 26.77% 22.56%
As % of the Vendors category 35.58% 51.52% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 36
Median salary £31,250 £36,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £19,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £42,000 £36,375
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
104 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 44.44% 51.97% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 83 61 68
Median salary £34,750 £36,175 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.93% +9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,264 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of job ads across the Exeter region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 31 (44.93%) MS Excel
2 29 (42.03%) Service Delivery
3 25 (36.23%) Linux
4 24 (34.78%) SQL
5 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
6 21 (30.43%) ITIL
6 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
7 20 (28.99%) .NET
8 17 (24.64%) C#
9 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 14 (20.29%) LAN
10 14 (20.29%) WAN
10 14 (20.29%) Windows
10 14 (20.29%) VMware
11 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (17.39%) Degree
13 11 (15.94%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (15.94%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (15.94%) Oracle
13 11 (15.94%) MCSA
13 11 (15.94%) CRM
14 10 (14.49%) VB.NET
14 10 (14.49%) MS Office
14 10 (14.49%) ERP
14 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (14.49%) Android

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
2 4 (5.80%) JBoss
2 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (44.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (14.49%) MS Office
4 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Infor CRM
1 3 (4.35%) Line 500
1 3 (4.35%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) LAN
1 14 (20.29%) WAN
2 7 (10.14%) Network Security
2 7 (10.14%) Wireless
3 5 (7.25%) DNS
4 4 (5.80%) SAN
5 3 (4.35%) DHCP
5 3 (4.35%) Firewall
5 3 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.35%) VLAN
6 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.35%) Biml
6 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
1 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.70%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Games
4 3 (4.35%) Publishing
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) IT Support
2 16 (23.19%) Administrator
3 15 (21.74%) Developer
4 12 (17.39%) IT Administrator
5 11 (15.94%) IT Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Team Leader
7 9 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) C# Developer
8 8 (11.59%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) VB.NET Developer
9 7 (10.14%) IT Systems Administrator
9 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (8.70%) Analyst
10 6 (8.70%) Senior IT Engineer
11 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
11 5 (7.25%) DBA
11 5 (7.25%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) .NET
2 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.35%) CSS
4 3 (4.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.35%) MDX
4 3 (4.35%) Web Services
5 2 (2.90%) ActiveX
5 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.90%) JSON
5 2 (2.90%) Middleware
5 2 (2.90%) Node.js
5 2 (2.90%) WCF
5 2 (2.90%) XML
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (11.59%) EPoS
1 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
1 8 (11.59%) NHS
2 5 (7.25%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.80%) Replication
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Linux
2 14 (20.29%) Windows
3 10 (14.49%) Android
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
5 7 (10.14%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.25%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Service Delivery
2 21 (30.43%) ITIL
3 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.94%) CRM
4 11 (15.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (14.49%) ERP
6 9 (13.04%) High Availability
7 8 (11.59%) Data Management
7 8 (11.59%) Data Protection
7 8 (11.59%) Information Governance
7 8 (11.59%) Project Management
7 8 (11.59%) Validation
8 7 (10.14%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.25%) MVC
10 5 (7.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) SQL
2 17 (24.64%) C#
3 10 (14.49%) VB.NET
4 8 (11.59%) Java
5 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (17.39%) Degree
3 11 (15.94%) MCSA
4 7 (10.14%) CCNA
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.70%) MCSE
6 5 (7.25%) DBS Check
7 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.45%) CCENT
8 1 (1.45%) MCP
8 1 (1.45%) VCAP
8 1 (1.45%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) vSphere
4 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.90%) XenApp
6 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) VMware
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 8 (11.59%) Apple
4 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.80%) Veeam
5 3 (4.35%) Citrix
5 3 (4.35%) RedGate
5 3 (4.35%) Sage
5 3 (4.35%) SAP
5 3 (4.35%) Sophos
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) Dell
6 1 (1.45%) HP