Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 64 52
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.59% 2.48% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.24% 7.58% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 24
Devon median annual salary £42,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.73% -8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,350 £20,500 £22,675
90th Percentile £59,050 £37,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +5.71%

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 136 198 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 27.15% 32.67% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 98 174 179
Devon median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,301
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.30% +13.44%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,077 £26,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £55,000 £77,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +27 13 £42,500 +70.00% 7
Plymouth -5 2 £39,250 +26.61% 1
Exmouth - 1 £25,000 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) MCSE
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) MCITP
6 5 (27.78%) MCSA
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) PaaS
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) SaaS
8 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
8 3 (16.67%) RHCSA
8 3 (16.67%) Skype
8 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
8 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (16.67%) Time Management
8 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
3 3 (16.67%) SaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.56%) IaaS
5 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) Skype
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) ADSL
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) OLTP
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 3 (16.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) MDX
3 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) OWASP
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) Delphi
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) MCITP
2 5 (27.78%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCPD
3 3 (16.67%) RHCE
3 3 (16.67%) RHCSA
4 2 (11.11%) ACCA
4 2 (11.11%) CIMA
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 2 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Sonus
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos