Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South West > Devon
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.46% 2.25% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.50% 6.37% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 11
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,400 £16,500
90th Percentile £43,500 £43,750 £42,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,710
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.19% +7.74%

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 153 251 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 28.98% 35.35% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 104 225 138
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £26,075 £21,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £50,000 £79,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +18 6 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Exmouth -1 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Paignton - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) MCSA
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) MCITP
4 8 (61.54%) Migration
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Dell
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
6 6 (46.15%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) SSL
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 5 (38.46%) Veeam
7 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
7 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (30.77%) Skype
8 4 (30.77%) XenApp
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Avaya
8 4 (30.77%) MCP
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco

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 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Office 365
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) Skype
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
6 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
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%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCSA
2 8 (61.54%) MCITP
3 4 (30.77%) MCP
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) MCDST
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Dell
3 7 (53.85%) HP
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Veeam
5 4 (30.77%) Avaya
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Sonus
7 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
8 1 (7.69%) Mitel