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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 14 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 14.67% 11.86% 23.33%
As % of the Vendors category 37.93% 25.93% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £30,500 £22,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.06% -22.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
29 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 38.67% 45.76% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 15
Average salary £30,500 £31,516 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.83%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (23.81%) Confluence
3 5 (23.81%) MSBuild
3 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Umbraco
3 5 (23.81%) Ext JS
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (23.81%) Ubuntu
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Wiki
3 5 (23.81%) LINQ
3 5 (23.81%) Content Management
3 5 (23.81%) Bugzilla
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 5 (23.81%) Linux

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) Umbraco
2 5 (23.81%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) MSBuild
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (23.81%) Bugzilla
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
2 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Software Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
2 5 (23.81%) LINQ
2 5 (23.81%) Ext JS
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Wiki
2 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
2 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
2 4 (19.05%) Handset
2 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Ubuntu
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) OOP
1 5 (23.81%) OO
1 5 (23.81%) ERP
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) TDD
1 5 (23.81%) Content Management
1 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Document Management
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Intune
1 2 (9.52%) SCDPM
1 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (9.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Thunderhead
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago