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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 23.65% 26.67% 19.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.57% 90.00% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 23
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,400 £20,840
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
53 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 26.11% 29.63% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 36
Average salary £25,500 £22,475 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.45% -31.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,920 £20,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
1 36 (45.57%) VMware
2 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
3 30 (37.97%) IIS
4 29 (36.71%) Linux
4 29 (36.71%) Cisco
4 29 (36.71%) IBM
5 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
6 25 (31.65%) ITIL
7 24 (30.38%) MS Excel
8 20 (25.32%) Degree
9 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
10 18 (22.78%) SCCM
11 17 (21.52%) Mathematics
11 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (20.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
12 16 (20.25%) Citrix
12 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (20.25%) SQL
13 15 (18.99%) Games
13 15 (18.99%) Migration
13 15 (18.99%) Red Hat
13 15 (18.99%) WAN
13 15 (18.99%) LAN
13 15 (18.99%) Google
13 15 (18.99%) XenApp
14 14 (17.72%) vSphere
14 14 (17.72%) Lync
14 14 (17.72%) MCITP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (37.97%) IIS
2 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
3 14 (17.72%) Lync
4 7 (8.86%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.80%) JBoss
7 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.27%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (30.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.99%) WAN
2 15 (18.99%) LAN
3 14 (17.72%) WLAN
3 14 (17.72%) SSL
4 13 (16.46%) DNS
5 7 (8.86%) Internet
6 6 (7.59%) VPN
7 4 (5.06%) Firewall
7 4 (5.06%) VLAN
8 3 (3.80%) SAN
9 2 (2.53%) VoIP
9 2 (2.53%) Network Security
9 2 (2.53%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.27%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.27%) SMS
10 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.99%) Games
2 9 (11.39%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (20.25%) Administrator
2 10 (12.66%) Developer
2 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
2 10 (12.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 10 (12.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (12.66%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Server Support
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) .NET
3 10 (12.66%) CSS
3 10 (12.66%) Ajax
4 9 (11.39%) jQuery
4 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.33%) XML
5 5 (6.33%) Software Packaging
6 4 (5.06%) Silverlight
6 4 (5.06%) XHTML
6 4 (5.06%) Classic ASP
7 3 (3.80%) Middleware
8 2 (2.53%) LAMP
8 2 (2.53%) COM
9 1 (1.27%) JSON
9 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Mathematics
2 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Statistics
4 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) BYOD
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (20.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (16.46%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.80%) UNIX
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) CentOS
8 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) ITIL
2 15 (18.99%) Migration
3 14 (17.72%) Project Management
4 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
5 10 (12.66%) MVC
6 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.33%) Line Management
8 5 (6.33%) Server Patching
9 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.06%) Time Management
9 4 (5.06%) Regression Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.80%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) SQL
2 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.39%) VB.NET
3 9 (11.39%) VBScript
4 8 (10.13%) C#
5 6 (7.59%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.06%) VB
8 3 (3.80%) Java
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.27%) Lua
10 1 (1.27%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (17.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (17.72%) MCITP
4 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.53%) CCSA
5 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.99%) XenApp
3 14 (17.72%) vSphere
4 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.27%) Firmware
7 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) SCCM
2 11 (13.92%) Puppet
3 4 (5.06%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) Nagios
3 4 (5.06%) WSUS
4 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
1 36 (45.57%) VMware
2 29 (36.71%) Cisco
2 29 (36.71%) IBM
3 16 (20.25%) Citrix
4 15 (18.99%) Red Hat
4 15 (18.99%) Google
5 14 (17.72%) Avaya
5 14 (17.72%) HP
5 14 (17.72%) Dell
6 6 (7.59%) Bomgar
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle
8 3 (3.80%) CommVault
9 1 (1.27%) Novell
9 1 (1.27%) Veritas
9 1 (1.27%) Symantec
9 1 (1.27%) Hyland
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988-£30,194 per annum for exceptional candidates + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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MSM Software
Salary: Unspecified Salary to be discussed at interview
Posted: 16 days ago