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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 16.27% 24.36% 40.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.05% 86.36% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 49
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,700 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.89% 28.21% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 59
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,950 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,150 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 26 (52.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) SQL
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (40.00%) Linux
4 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (38.00%) Apache
6 17 (34.00%) Java
6 17 (34.00%) TDD
7 16 (32.00%) VMware
7 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
8 14 (28.00%) C#
8 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
9 13 (26.00%) SOAP
10 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (20.00%) Open Source
11 10 (20.00%) SaaS
11 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 10 (20.00%) QA
11 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) CSS
11 10 (20.00%) Citrix
12 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (16.00%) JIRA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 19 (38.00%) Apache
2 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (16.00%) IIS
4 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (8.00%) JBoss
8 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
9 3 (6.00%) ColdFusion
9 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) SaaS
2 7 (14.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
3 6 (12.00%) VoIP
4 5 (10.00%) Internet
4 5 (10.00%) SAN
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.00%) DHCP
5 4 (8.00%) PPP
5 4 (8.00%) SSL
5 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.00%) SSH
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) AccuRev
1 8 (16.00%) JIRA
2 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (8.00%) NUnit
4 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Senior Manager
1 8 (16.00%) Software Manager
1 8 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) IT Technician
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (26.00%) SOAP
3 10 (20.00%) CSS
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.00%) HTML5
7 4 (8.00%) Silverlight
7 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.00%) Ajax
8 3 (6.00%) Doctrine
8 3 (6.00%) JSON
8 3 (6.00%) OAuth
8 3 (6.00%) REST
8 3 (6.00%) Sass
8 3 (6.00%) Symfony
8 3 (6.00%) Twig
8 3 (6.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
4 4 (8.00%) Replication
4 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (6.00%) CLARiiON
5 3 (6.00%) Clustering
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (6.00%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (40.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) TDD
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (20.00%) Open Source
3 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (14.00%) DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) MVC
5 6 (12.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) High Availability
6 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) Time Management
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Online Marketing
7 3 (6.00%) OOP
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 2 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) C#
4 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) VB
6 4 (8.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) CCA
2 4 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.00%) XenApp
5 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCOM
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) Dell
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) Sophos
5 4 (8.00%) Veeam
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle
7 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.00%) iManage
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat