The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 22.92% 15.49% 36.76%
As % of the Vendors category 68.75% 44.00% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 20
Average salary £33,000 £34,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +16.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £22,025 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £43,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Vendors Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 33.33% 35.21% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 24
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,200 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £33,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Plymouth region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Plymouth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 21 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 13 (36.11%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) VMware
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (25.00%) E-Learning
7 9 (25.00%) Web Design
7 9 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (25.00%) CSS3
7 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (19.44%) WAN
9 7 (19.44%) Citrix
9 7 (19.44%) LAN
9 7 (19.44%) MCP
9 7 (19.44%) MS Office
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
10 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (19.44%) MS Office
4 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (19.44%) LAN
2 7 (19.44%) WAN
3 6 (16.67%) VPN
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 4 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) Intranet
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) Extranet
5 1 (2.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) E-Learning Developer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) jQuery
2 10 (27.78%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) CSS3
4 6 (16.67%) Flash
5 4 (11.11%) .NET
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) COM
8 1 (2.78%) Ajax
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.78%) JSON
8 1 (2.78%) WCF
8 1 (2.78%) LINQ
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) E-Learning
2 6 (16.67%) SCORM
2 6 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 4 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.11%) Handset
3 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.56%) UNIX
7 2 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Web Design
1 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) OpenUP
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) MVC
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Document Management
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.78%) Data Entry
5 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.78%) Line Management
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) ActionScript
3 6 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 6 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCP
3 4 (11.11%) MCSA
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) MCITP
4 3 (8.33%) MCDST
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.78%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.78%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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