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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 19.35% 17.91% 37.70%
As % of the Vendors category 52.17% 48.00% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 20
Average salary £32,250 £34,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.83% +9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,025 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £43,500 £33,050
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
23 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 37.10% 37.31% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 22
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +86.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £39,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £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 30 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (40.48%) jQuery
3 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 14 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) CSS
6 13 (30.95%) Windows
7 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 12 (28.57%) E-Learning
7 12 (28.57%) Web Design
7 12 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (28.57%) CSS3
7 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (26.19%) VMware
9 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
9 10 (23.81%) SQL
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.05%) Graphic Design
11 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (19.05%) SCORM
11 8 (19.05%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) C#
11 8 (19.05%) ActionScript
11 8 (19.05%) .NET
11 8 (19.05%) Photoshop

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.38%) Lync
8 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) IIS
8 1 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 26 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 12 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (19.05%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (19.05%) Photoshop
4 7 (16.67%) MS Office
5 4 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
3 6 (14.29%) LAN
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) VoIP
4 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MS Access
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) E-Learning Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) jQuery
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) CSS
3 12 (28.57%) CSS3
4 8 (19.05%) .NET
4 8 (19.05%) Flash
5 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) WCF
7 3 (7.14%) Web Services
8 2 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) COM
8 2 (4.76%) LINQ
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.76%) JSON
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) E-Learning
2 8 (19.05%) SCORM
2 8 (19.05%) Graphic Design
3 3 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.14%) Handset
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
6 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX
7 2 (4.76%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Web Design
1 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL
2 3 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.76%) MVC
3 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
3 2 (4.76%) OpenUP
3 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.38%) Data Entry
4 1 (2.38%) Line Management
4 1 (2.38%) Scrum
4 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.38%) TDD
4 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Time Management
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) C#
3 8 (19.05%) ActionScript
3 8 (19.05%) ActionScript 3.0
3 8 (19.05%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCP
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) MCSA
5 3 (7.14%) MCDST
5 3 (7.14%) MCITP
6 2 (4.76%) MCTS
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) VMware
2 6 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Sophos
5 1 (2.38%) IronPort
5 1 (2.38%) Trend Micro
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) Juniper
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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