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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 14 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 7.50% 12.36% 16.33%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 31.43% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 16
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,300 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £30,000 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
10 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 25.00% 39.33% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 37
Median salary £27,500 £29,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,550 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Firmware
3 6 (40.00%) Product Management
4 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (33.33%) PaaS
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) Electronics
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) IaaS
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) Internet of Things
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
5 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
5 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Windows

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 5 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) CGI
6 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) CCTV
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) SUSE
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Product Management
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
4 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCDST
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO22301
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO