Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 97 137 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.48% 17.23% 18.59%
As % of the Vendors category 60.63% 42.28% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83 117 117
Devon median annual salary £36,000 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.03% +1.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £20,500 £23,500 £19,550
90th Percentile £51,000 £52,250 £42,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Devon.

All Vendors
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 160 324 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 28.83% 40.75% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 137 273 247
Devon median annual salary £36,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -13.04%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £20,680
90th Percentile £52,250 £48,300 £42,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Devon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Devon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Devon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Devon

Microsoft
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 within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 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 -11 44 £31,000 +3.33% 6
Plymouth +8 35 £38,500 -18.95% 1
Exmouth +1 2 £23,000 -14.81%
Barnstaple - 2 £28,500 -
Torquay - 2 £21,500 -
Dawlish - 1 £41,500 -
Paignton - 1 £20,500 -
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 42 (43.30%) SQL
2 37 (38.14%) SQL Server
3 29 (29.90%) Windows
4 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (18.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (17.53%) .NET
7 16 (16.49%) C#
7 16 (16.49%) Scrum
8 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
8 15 (15.46%) Finance
9 14 (14.43%) MVC
10 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
10 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
10 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
10 13 (13.40%) Office 365
10 13 (13.40%) Windows Server
11 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
11 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET
11 12 (12.37%) XML
11 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
11 12 (12.37%) Project Management
12 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
13 10 (10.31%) HTML
13 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
13 10 (10.31%) ERP

Microsoft
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 7 (7.22%) MS Project Server
1 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.19%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.03%) Apache
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) SAS
4 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Office 365
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.03%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.28%) Firewall
3 5 (5.15%) PBX
3 5 (5.15%) SAN
3 5 (5.15%) Skype
4 4 (4.12%) DHCP
4 4 (4.12%) DNS
5 3 (3.09%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.09%) Internet
5 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.09%) VPN
5 3 (3.09%) WAN
6 2 (2.06%) DSL
6 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.03%) FTP
7 1 (1.03%) Intranet
7 1 (1.03%) LAN
7 1 (1.03%) Network Security
7 1 (1.03%) SNMP
7 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.19%) Power BI
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.06%) QlikView
6 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.03%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.15%) JIRA
3 5 (5.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.03%) TestRail
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Advertising
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Legal
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Developer
2 23 (23.71%) Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.25%) IT Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Technical Support
5 8 (8.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.19%) IT Support
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.53%) .NET
2 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET
2 12 (12.37%) XML
3 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (10.31%) HTML
4 9 (9.28%) Web Services
5 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (7.22%) CSS
7 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.19%) XSLT
8 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.12%) Angular 2
9 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (3.09%) jQuery
9 3 (3.09%) WCF
10 2 (2.06%) Ajax
10 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (2.06%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.06%) JSON
11 1 (1.03%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.19%) User Experience
4 4 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Windows
2 13 (13.40%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.09%) Linux
4 3 (3.09%) Unix
4 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (1.03%) CentOS
6 1 (1.03%) Debian
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.49%) Scrum
3 14 (14.43%) MVC
4 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.37%) Project Management
6 10 (10.31%) ERP
7 9 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.28%) Data Analysis
7 9 (9.28%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.25%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.25%) SDLC
9 6 (6.19%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.19%) Web Development
10 5 (5.15%) Document Management
10 5 (5.15%) ETL
10 5 (5.15%) ITIL
10 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
10 5 (5.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.30%) SQL
2 16 (16.49%) C#
3 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
4 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.28%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.19%) X++
8 4 (4.12%) Delphi
9 2 (2.06%) C
9 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.06%) VB
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) Java
10 1 (1.03%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
1 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.28%) Degree
4 6 (6.19%) MCSE
5 5 (5.15%) MCP
6 4 (4.12%) A+ Certification
6 4 (4.12%) CCENT
6 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.12%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (3.09%) HND
7 3 (3.09%) MCITP
7 3 (3.09%) MCSA
8 2 (2.06%) ACCA
8 2 (2.06%) CIMA
8 2 (2.06%) HNC
8 2 (2.06%) ISEB
9 1 (1.03%) CCA
9 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) XenApp
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) WSUS
2 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.03%) Cacti
2 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (8.25%) Oracle
2 7 (7.22%) Cisco
3 6 (6.19%) VMware
4 5 (5.15%) IBM
4 5 (5.15%) Talend
5 4 (4.12%) Dell
5 4 (4.12%) HP
6 3 (3.09%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.09%) Oneserve
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
7 2 (2.06%) Citrix
7 2 (2.06%) Epicor
7 2 (2.06%) Infor
7 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.06%) Logi
7 2 (2.06%) Logi Analytics
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) Sage
7 2 (2.06%) Sonus
8 1 (1.03%) Veeam