Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.47% 2.52% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.18% 7.11% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 20
Devon median annual salary £42,000 £30,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.70% +2.52% -15.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £43,050 £35,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +3.57%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Devon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 156 239 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 28.47% 35.46% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 114 213 187
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,896 £26,150
90th Percentile £110,000 £52,500 £90,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Devon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Devon.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Devon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Devon over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Devon

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +20 11 £50,500 +102.00% 4
Exmouth - 3 £25,000 -
Plymouth -5 1 £39,250 +26.61%
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 - 1
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) MCITP
4 7 (36.84%) MCSE
4 7 (36.84%) MCSA
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (31.58%) Office 365
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) SSL
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
6 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (26.32%) XenApp
6 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) Dell
6 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) IBM
6 5 (26.32%) Avaya
6 5 (26.32%) SAN
6 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (26.32%) Skype
6 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
1 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 2 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) SSL
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) Skype
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) ADSL
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) OLTP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) MDX
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) OWASP
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Internal Audit
6 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Delphi
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCITP
2 7 (36.84%) MCSA
2 7 (36.84%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) MCP
3 3 (15.79%) RHCE
3 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
4 2 (10.53%) ACCA
4 2 (10.53%) CIMA
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCPD
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Avaya
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Sonus
4 4 (21.05%) Veeam
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
6 1 (5.26%) Mitel
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos
6 1 (5.26%) Xamarin