The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 25.15% 36.97% 27.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.36% 83.02% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 32
Average salary £34,000 £24,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -34.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,200 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 28.14% 44.54% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 46
Average salary £31,000 £23,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -30.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,400 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £37,500 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Windows
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Exeter region.

Windows Salary Trend in Exeter

Windows
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 44 (61.97%) VMware
2 39 (54.93%) Active Directory
3 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
4 33 (46.48%) Cisco
4 33 (46.48%) IBM
5 29 (40.85%) IIS
6 28 (39.44%) Linux
7 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
8 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
8 22 (30.99%) TCP/IP
9 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (29.58%) MCITP
10 20 (28.17%) Project Management
10 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
11 19 (26.76%) ITIL
11 19 (26.76%) Migration
11 19 (26.76%) Degree
11 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (26.76%) Lync
12 18 (25.35%) vSphere
12 18 (25.35%) SCCM
12 18 (25.35%) Mathematics
12 18 (25.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (25.35%) LAN
12 18 (25.35%) Avaya
12 18 (25.35%) HP
12 18 (25.35%) Dell
12 18 (25.35%) WLAN
12 18 (25.35%) WAN
12 18 (25.35%) SSL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (40.85%) IIS
2 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
3 19 (26.76%) Lync
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Office
3 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.99%) TCP/IP
2 18 (25.35%) LAN
2 18 (25.35%) WLAN
2 18 (25.35%) WAN
2 18 (25.35%) SSL
3 12 (16.90%) DNS
4 5 (7.04%) Firewall
5 4 (5.63%) tcpdump
5 4 (5.63%) Wireshark
5 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.23%) Internet
6 3 (4.23%) VPN
6 3 (4.23%) VoIP
7 2 (2.82%) VLAN
7 2 (2.82%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.41%) Wireless
8 1 (1.41%) DHCP
8 1 (1.41%) SAN
8 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.04%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) CouchDB
6 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Games
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (26.76%) Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) HTML
1 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
1 10 (14.08%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) CSS
2 8 (11.27%) Ajax
2 8 (11.27%) jQuery
3 5 (7.04%) Software Packaging
4 3 (4.23%) Classic ASP
5 2 (2.82%) Qt
5 2 (2.82%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) XHTML
5 2 (2.82%) MFC
6 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Mathematics
2 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) BYOD
4 2 (2.82%) Statistics
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Linux
2 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) CentOS
4 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Project Management
2 19 (26.76%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Migration
3 14 (19.72%) Configuration Management
4 10 (14.08%) MVC
5 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.04%) Line Management
7 5 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.82%) Time Management
9 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.82%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.82%) Regression Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Validation
9 2 (2.82%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) Python
3 8 (11.27%) VB.NET
3 8 (11.27%) VBScript
4 7 (9.86%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) C++
6 5 (7.04%) VB
6 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.63%) Lua
7 4 (5.63%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (29.58%) MCITP
2 19 (26.76%) Degree
3 18 (25.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.63%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (54.93%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.35%) vSphere
3 15 (21.13%) XenApp
4 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (25.35%) SCCM
2 14 (19.72%) Puppet
3 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) VMware
2 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
3 33 (46.48%) Cisco
3 33 (46.48%) IBM
4 18 (25.35%) Avaya
4 18 (25.35%) HP
4 18 (25.35%) Dell
5 17 (23.94%) Citrix
5 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
6 15 (21.13%) Google
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 27 days ago
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