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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 16.28% 17.65% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 35.59% 50.00% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £29,500 £31,271 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.87%
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
59 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 45.74% 35.29% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 56 11 10
Average salary £29,000 £29,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 13 (39.39%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (33.33%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
7 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.21%) MS Access
7 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
7 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
8 6 (18.18%) WCF
8 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.18%) HTML
8 6 (18.18%) IIS
8 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) CSS
9 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.15%) VPN
9 5 (15.15%) DNS
9 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
9 5 (15.15%) Firewall
9 5 (15.15%) MVC
9 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.06%) Apache
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) Lync
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.06%) AutoCAD
3 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
3 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
1 5 (15.15%) VPN
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) MS Access
3 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.03%) QlikView
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PC Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PC Support
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) PC Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) E-Learning Developer
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.18%) WCF
4 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
6 4 (12.12%) LINQ
6 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) JSON
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Flash
9 1 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) DOM
9 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) E-Learning
2 2 (6.06%) SCORM
2 2 (6.06%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) MVC
2 4 (12.12%) Web Design
2 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
2 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Data Mapping
4 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Video Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.03%) CAD
5 1 (3.03%) ERP
5 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) VBA
6 2 (6.06%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (6.06%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.06%) ActionScript
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) COBOL
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) VMware
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Sophos
2 1 (3.03%) Apple
2 1 (3.03%) IronPort
2 1 (3.03%) Panasonic
2 1 (3.03%) Trend Micro
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