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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 16.28% 21.10% 14.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 88.46% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 27
Average salary £29,250 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,185 £28,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
38 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.09% 23.85% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 31
Average salary £22,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £24,670 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,900 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 22 (34.38%) ITIL
4 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
4 21 (32.81%) SCCM
5 19 (29.69%) .NET
6 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
6 18 (28.13%) SLA
6 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (23.44%) MS Office
7 15 (23.44%) C#
7 15 (23.44%) VMware
7 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (21.88%) WSUS
8 14 (21.88%) Problem Management
8 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (20.31%) IIS
9 13 (20.31%) Backup Exec
9 13 (20.31%) WinForms
10 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 12 (18.75%) MVC
10 12 (18.75%) Nagios
10 12 (18.75%) CommVault
10 12 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (18.75%) SCOM
10 12 (18.75%) Bomgar
11 10 (15.63%) Cisco
11 10 (15.63%) SQL
12 9 (14.06%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) IIS
3 8 (12.50%) Lync
4 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.81%) Apache
5 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (23.44%) MS Office
3 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.50%) LAN
2 8 (12.50%) WAN
2 8 (12.50%) SSL
3 6 (9.38%) Firewall
3 6 (9.38%) WLAN
4 4 (6.25%) Broadband
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.56%) SAN
7 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.56%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.56%) NAS
7 1 (1.56%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Navigator
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) MySQL
6 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MSTest
1 8 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (12.50%) Moq
1 8 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Support Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Systems Support
4 8 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) WinForms
3 9 (14.06%) WCF
4 8 (12.50%) WPF
4 8 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (12.50%) Ninject
4 8 (12.50%) Spring.NET
4 8 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.56%) COM
7 1 (1.56%) J2EE
7 1 (1.56%) MFC
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.56%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) Open Source
5 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (14.06%) Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.13%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.56%) CentOS
8 1 (1.56%) Android
8 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 14 (21.88%) Problem Management
3 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.75%) MVC
4 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (12.50%) Kanban
4 8 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (12.50%) MVVM
4 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.50%) TDD
4 8 (12.50%) Scrum
5 7 (10.94%) Project Management
5 7 (10.94%) Migration
6 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.81%) Time Management
7 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.56%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) C#
2 10 (15.63%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.81%) Python
5 4 (6.25%) VB6
5 4 (6.25%) VB
5 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.56%) Lua
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (14.06%) MCITP
3 8 (12.50%) MCP
4 4 (6.25%) MCTS
4 4 (6.25%) MCSE
4 4 (6.25%) MCAD
4 4 (6.25%) MCSD
5 2 (3.13%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.56%) ISEB
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.50%) vSphere
3 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.81%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) SCCM
2 14 (21.88%) WSUS
3 13 (20.31%) Backup Exec
4 12 (18.75%) Nagios
4 12 (18.75%) SCOM
5 5 (7.81%) Puppet
6 2 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) CommVault
3 12 (18.75%) Bomgar
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco
5 9 (14.06%) HP
6 8 (12.50%) Citrix
7 7 (10.94%) Oracle
7 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.38%) Avaya
8 6 (9.38%) IBM
8 6 (9.38%) Dell
9 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.56%) NetApp
Exeter, Devon
Michael Page Technology - SuperSparx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 15 days ago