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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 58 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 34.73% 9.01% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 69.88% 28.57% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 3 30
Average salary £35,000 £19,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% -29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £18,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £35,900 £30,600
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
83 35 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 49.70% 31.53% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 70 24 66
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 31 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (53.98%) Windows
2 59 (52.21%) MS Excel
3 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
4 33 (29.20%) SLA
5 32 (28.32%) .NET
6 31 (27.43%) SQL
7 30 (26.55%) MS Office
7 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
7 30 (26.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (26.55%) MVC
8 28 (24.78%) ITIL
9 26 (23.01%) MCP
9 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
10 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (20.35%) T-SQL
12 22 (19.47%) C#
13 21 (18.58%) SCCM
14 20 (17.70%) JavaScript
14 20 (17.70%) Active Directory
15 19 (16.81%) LAN
15 19 (16.81%) WSUS
16 17 (15.04%) VMware
17 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (14.16%) HP
17 16 (14.16%) Citrix
17 16 (14.16%) Problem Management
17 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (13.27%) SCOM
18 15 (13.27%) Change Control
18 15 (13.27%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.62%) IIS
3 11 (9.73%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.19%) Lync
7 4 (3.54%) Apache
7 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 59 (52.21%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.55%) MS Office
3 13 (11.50%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.81%) LAN
2 15 (13.27%) WAN
3 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.96%) Internet
5 7 (6.19%) SSL
5 7 (6.19%) DHCP
5 7 (6.19%) DNS
6 5 (4.42%) Firewall
6 5 (4.42%) WLAN
7 3 (2.65%) SAN
7 3 (2.65%) VPN
8 2 (1.77%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.08%) DTS
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) OLTP
7 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) NUnit
1 11 (9.73%) MSTest
1 11 (9.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (9.73%) Moq
2 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Developer
2 27 (23.89%) Analyst
3 26 (23.01%) .NET Developer
4 20 (17.70%) Support Engineer
5 16 (14.16%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (13.27%) Systems Support
6 15 (13.27%) C# Developer
7 13 (11.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Systems Support Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Service Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Integration Analyst
10 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
10 7 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.31%) Consultant
12 5 (4.42%) Customer Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.32%) .NET
2 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
3 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (12.39%) HTML
4 14 (12.39%) CSS
5 13 (11.50%) jQuery
5 13 (11.50%) .NET Framework
6 11 (9.73%) WinForms
6 11 (9.73%) WCF
6 11 (9.73%) WPF
6 11 (9.73%) Razor View Engine
6 11 (9.73%) Castle Windsor
6 11 (9.73%) Ninject
6 11 (9.73%) Spring.NET
6 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (9.73%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (7.96%) Web Services
7 9 (7.96%) XML
8 8 (7.08%) Middleware
9 2 (1.77%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (7.96%) Data Integration
2 9 (7.96%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.54%) Firmware
3 4 (3.54%) Clustering
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 61 (53.98%) Windows
2 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.73%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (7.96%) UNIX
5 7 (6.19%) Linux
6 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.42%) Windows 2000
7 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.77%) Solaris
8 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) MVC
2 28 (24.78%) ITIL
3 16 (14.16%) Problem Management
4 15 (13.27%) Change Control
5 13 (11.50%) Project Management
6 12 (10.62%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.73%) Scrum
7 11 (9.73%) TDD
7 11 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (9.73%) Kanban
7 11 (9.73%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (9.73%) MVVM
7 11 (9.73%) Web Application Development
8 8 (7.08%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.19%) Migration
9 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.31%) Contact Management
10 6 (5.31%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.54%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.54%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) SQL
2 23 (20.35%) T-SQL
3 22 (19.47%) C#
4 20 (17.70%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.62%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.42%) VB
7 4 (3.54%) Python
7 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.65%) VB6
9 2 (1.77%) Java
9 2 (1.77%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.88%) Delphi
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (23.01%) MCP
3 11 (9.73%) MCAD
3 11 (9.73%) MCSD
3 11 (9.73%) MCTS
4 9 (7.96%) MCSE
5 8 (7.08%) MCITP
6 7 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.54%) CCA
7 4 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (29.20%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.96%) vSphere
3 8 (7.08%) XenApp
3 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.42%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.54%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.65%) XenServer
6 3 (2.65%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) SCCM
2 19 (16.81%) WSUS
3 15 (13.27%) SCOM
4 11 (9.73%) Backup Exec
4 11 (9.73%) Nagios
5 5 (4.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 5 (4.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (3.54%) Puppet
7 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) VMware
2 16 (14.16%) HP
2 16 (14.16%) Citrix
3 14 (12.39%) Cisco
4 11 (9.73%) CommVault
4 11 (9.73%) Bomgar
5 9 (7.96%) Dell
6 6 (5.31%) Avaya
6 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.42%) Sophos
7 5 (4.42%) IBM
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle
8 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.88%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.88%) Apple
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £20800 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £18500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago