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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 23.18% 36.96% 29.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.40% 79.69% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 36
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -34.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
43 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 28.48% 46.38% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 58 48
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -37.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,400 £21,480
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (72.31%) VMware
2 42 (64.62%) Active Directory
3 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
4 32 (49.23%) Cisco
5 27 (41.54%) IBM
6 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 26 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 24 (36.92%) IIS
8 23 (35.38%) LAN
8 23 (35.38%) Linux
8 23 (35.38%) HP
8 23 (35.38%) Dell
9 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (33.85%) MCITP
10 21 (32.31%) Project Management
11 19 (29.23%) Migration
11 19 (29.23%) Lync
12 18 (27.69%) SCCM
12 18 (27.69%) vSphere
12 18 (27.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (27.69%) Avaya
12 18 (27.69%) WLAN
12 18 (27.69%) WAN
12 18 (27.69%) SSL
12 18 (27.69%) ITIL
13 17 (26.15%) Citrix
14 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
15 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
16 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (21.54%) Mathematics

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (36.92%) IIS
3 19 (29.23%) Lync
4 7 (10.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.92%) MS Office
3 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 23 (35.38%) LAN
3 18 (27.69%) WLAN
3 18 (27.69%) WAN
3 18 (27.69%) SSL
4 12 (18.46%) DNS
5 6 (9.23%) Internet
5 6 (9.23%) DHCP
6 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 5 (7.69%) tcpdump
7 4 (6.15%) Firewall
8 3 (4.62%) VoIP
9 1 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) CouchDB
2 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.38%) Back Office
2 9 (13.85%) Games
3 5 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.62%) Finance
5 2 (3.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Administrator
2 14 (21.54%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.77%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) Systems Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) Systems Support
8 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Developer
8 5 (7.69%) IT Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Leader
8 5 (7.69%) Server Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Server Support
9 4 (6.15%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) .NET
1 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.62%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.08%) jQuery
3 2 (3.08%) Qt
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) Ajax
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 2 (3.08%) MFC
3 2 (3.08%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.69%) Clustering
4 5 (7.69%) BYOD
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Linux
2 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.69%) Android
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) CentOS
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Project Management
2 19 (29.23%) Migration
3 18 (27.69%) ITIL
4 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
5 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) MVC
6 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.69%) Line Management
7 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.08%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.08%) Validation
9 1 (1.54%) Change Management
9 1 (1.54%) CRM
9 1 (1.54%) Process Management
9 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) Python
2 7 (10.77%) C++
3 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.69%) VB
3 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 5 (7.69%) Lua
3 5 (7.69%) C#
3 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.62%) VB6
4 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.62%) SQL
5 2 (3.08%) VBScript
5 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) MCITP
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (27.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (20.00%) Degree
4 6 (9.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (7.69%) RHCSA
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 42 (64.62%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.69%) vSphere
3 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.85%) XenApp
5 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
6 7 (10.77%) ISA Server
7 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
8 5 (7.69%) XenServer
8 5 (7.69%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) SCCM
2 11 (16.92%) Puppet
3 6 (9.23%) SCOM
4 5 (7.69%) HP SIM
4 5 (7.69%) OpenView
4 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) VMware
2 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
3 32 (49.23%) Cisco
4 27 (41.54%) IBM
5 23 (35.38%) HP
5 23 (35.38%) Dell
6 18 (27.69%) Avaya
7 17 (26.15%) Citrix
8 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
9 9 (13.85%) Google
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