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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 17 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.25% 22.03% 5.13%
As % of the Vendors category 29.73% 76.47% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 1
Average salary £29,000 £29,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.69% -71.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
37 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 44.58% 28.81% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 12
Average salary £29,000 £29,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.69% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) MS Access
5 6 (26.09%) IIS
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (17.39%) Office 365
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (17.39%) VBA
7 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
7 4 (17.39%) DHCP
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MS Access
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PC Support
4 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) PC Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) PC Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
5 3 (13.04%) WCF
5 3 (13.04%) LINQ
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) DOM
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Biometrics
1 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
1 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) CRM
2 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
2 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) CAD
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Video Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VBA
3 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) COBOL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Tripwire
2 1 (4.35%) Panasonic
2 1 (4.35%) Trend Micro
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) BMC
2 1 (4.35%) CA
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee
Plymouth, Devon
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