The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 7.81% 13.24% 12.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 60.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Average salary £37,750 £33,500 £27,127
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.68% +23.49%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 14.06% 22.06% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Average salary £35,500 £18,000 £27,127
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.22% -33.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Windows
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Plymouth region.

Windows Salary Trend in Plymouth

Windows
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Vista
5 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) SCCM
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 6 (31.58%) MCP
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) MS Office
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (21.05%) Coaching
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.79%) Citrix
9 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) COM
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
2 1 (5.26%) Resque
2 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Express
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Vista
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Time Management
2 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) MCP
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) MCITP
2 3 (15.79%) MCDST
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) BitLocker
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
3 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
3 2 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SCSM
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
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