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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.70% 16.42% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 52.38% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +18.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
13 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 18.84% 31.34% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 8
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 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) SCOM
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) MCP
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) IPsec
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) AccuRev
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) COM
2 2 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) Resque
3 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) MCDST
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Intune
3 2 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 2 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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