Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 58 52
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.33% 3.47% 3.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.15% 11.30% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 28
Devon median annual salary £25,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.54% -1.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,450 £21,750
90th Percentile £39,500 £47,500 £42,000
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +7.14%

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 142 239 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.45% 30.76% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 118 216 140
Devon median annual salary £38,500 £35,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.45% +5.97% +13.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,375 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,125 £60,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -6 11 £25,000 -30.56% 1
Plymouth +9 1 £30,500 +24.49%
Barnstaple - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) Office 365
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (76.92%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
6 6 (46.15%) MCSE
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
7 5 (38.46%) EqualLogic
7 5 (38.46%) Time Management
7 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
7 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) Document Management
7 5 (38.46%) MCSA
7 5 (38.46%) IBM
7 5 (38.46%) MCP
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) Dell
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 5 (38.46%) PBX
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP

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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
2 5 (38.46%) PBX
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) Skype
4 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) IT Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Communications Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Communications Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
1 5 (38.46%) Document Management
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Management
1 5 (38.46%) Software Licensing
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Delphi
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Dell
3 5 (38.46%) EqualLogic
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Sonus
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.69%) Xamarin