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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 38 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 25.68% 20.35% 19.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.07% 73.02% 72.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 42
Average salary £34,000 £27,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,120 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,550 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
69 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 46.62% 27.88% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 57
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £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 29 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (43.94%) VMware
4 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
5 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 22 (33.33%) ITIL
6 20 (30.30%) MS Office
7 19 (28.79%) Cisco
8 18 (27.27%) SCCM
8 18 (27.27%) SCOM
9 17 (25.76%) HP
9 17 (25.76%) Dell
9 17 (25.76%) LAN
9 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
10 16 (24.24%) Linux
10 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 14 (21.21%) MS Visio
12 13 (19.70%) MCITP
13 12 (18.18%) Back Office
13 12 (18.18%) Project Management
13 12 (18.18%) Citrix
14 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 11 (16.67%) .NET
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (15.15%) Lync

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (15.15%) IIS
2 10 (15.15%) Lync
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (30.30%) MS Office
2 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
3 14 (21.21%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 17 (25.76%) LAN
3 10 (15.15%) Internet
4 9 (13.64%) WLAN
4 9 (13.64%) WAN
4 9 (13.64%) DHCP
4 9 (13.64%) DNS
4 9 (13.64%) SSL
5 6 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 6 (9.09%) tcpdump
6 4 (6.06%) Broadband
7 3 (4.55%) VoIP
8 2 (3.03%) Firewall
9 1 (1.52%) Wireless
9 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.52%) NAS
9 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 6 (9.09%) MySQL
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Navigator
5 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) NUnit
1 4 (6.06%) MSTest
1 4 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (6.06%) Moq
General
1 12 (18.18%) Back Office
2 4 (6.06%) Electronics
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Support Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Systems Support
3 13 (19.70%) Systems Support Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Administrator
5 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 7 (10.61%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (9.09%) IT Administrator
7 6 (9.09%) Server Support
7 6 (9.09%) Server Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) DBA
9 4 (6.06%) Senior DBA
9 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.58%) WinForms
3 4 (6.06%) WPF
3 4 (6.06%) MFC
3 4 (6.06%) Spring.NET
3 4 (6.06%) Qt
3 4 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (6.06%) Ninject
3 4 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.64%) Clustering
3 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) Open Source
4 4 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Statistics
4 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.06%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.12%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (9.09%) CentOS
5 6 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 12 (18.18%) Project Management
4 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.12%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.06%) Validation
8 4 (6.06%) Scrum
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.06%) Time Management
8 4 (6.06%) Kanban
8 4 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (6.06%) MVVM
9 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) C#
1 10 (15.15%) C++
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) Python
3 6 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 6 (9.09%) Lua
3 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.58%) VB6
4 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.58%) VB
4 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.70%) MCITP
3 11 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (9.09%) RHCSA
7 5 (7.58%) Degree
8 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.52%) MCP
9 1 (1.52%) MCSE
9 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.15%) ISA Server
3 10 (15.15%) VMware ESX
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.64%) vSphere
5 7 (10.61%) XenServer
5 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.06%) Docker
7 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) SCCM
1 18 (27.27%) SCOM
2 8 (12.12%) HP SIM
2 8 (12.12%) OpenView
2 8 (12.12%) Nagios
2 8 (12.12%) Backup Exec
2 8 (12.12%) WSUS
3 6 (9.09%) Puppet
3 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) VMware
3 19 (28.79%) Cisco
4 17 (25.76%) HP
4 17 (25.76%) Dell
5 12 (18.18%) Citrix
6 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
7 9 (13.64%) IBM
7 9 (13.64%) Avaya
8 8 (12.12%) CommVault
8 8 (12.12%) Bomgar
9 5 (7.58%) Oracle
10 1 (1.52%) NetApp
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