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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.92% 15.02% 17.43%
As % of the Vendors category 57.63% 39.68% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 53 50 55
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,170 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 118 126 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 36.31% 37.84% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 101 107 110
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,988 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,125 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +7 34 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Plymouth +1 17 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Bideford - 1 £40,000 -
Torquay - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 43 (32.58%) Windows
3 40 (30.30%) SQL
4 38 (28.79%) .NET
4 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (28.03%) C#
5 37 (28.03%) Active Directory
6 34 (25.76%) Windows Server
7 30 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (22.73%) Firewall
8 29 (21.97%) MVC
8 29 (21.97%) Microsoft Office
9 28 (21.21%) Linux
10 27 (20.45%) VMware
11 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET
12 24 (18.18%) Cisco
13 22 (16.67%) ITIL
14 21 (15.91%) Degree
15 20 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
17 17 (12.88%) HTML
17 17 (12.88%) CSS
17 17 (12.88%) Finance
17 17 (12.88%) Time Management
17 17 (12.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (12.12%) Service Delivery
18 16 (12.12%) Mac OS X
19 15 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
19 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification

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 12 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.55%) Apache
2 6 (4.55%) IIS
2 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.79%) IBM Domino
4 4 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.76%) CMS
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (21.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.79%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.36%) Office 365
3 13 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.73%) Firewall
2 15 (11.36%) DNS
3 13 (9.85%) SAN
4 12 (9.09%) OSPF
5 11 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.58%) DHCP
7 9 (6.82%) Wireless
8 8 (6.06%) BGP
8 8 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (6.06%) IGMP
8 8 (6.06%) LAN
8 8 (6.06%) Multicast
8 8 (6.06%) Software-Defined Networking
8 8 (6.06%) WAN
9 6 (4.55%) Internet
9 6 (4.55%) Network Security
9 6 (4.55%) VPN
10 5 (3.79%) MPLS
10 5 (3.79%) VLAN
11 4 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.06%) Power BI
4 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.55%) QlikView
5 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (3.79%) Big Data
6 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.27%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.52%) MySQL
9 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (6.06%) JIRA
1 8 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.30%) Selenium
2 7 (5.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.03%) Bitbucket
3 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.76%) NUnit
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.76%) TestRail
General
1 17 (12.88%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Games
3 6 (4.55%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.03%) Electronics
5 4 (3.03%) Local Government
6 3 (2.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.52%) Marketing
7 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (34.85%) Developer
2 26 (19.70%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.39%) Administrator
4 18 (13.64%) Analyst
5 16 (12.12%) IT Administrator
6 12 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.58%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.82%) IT Manager
8 9 (6.82%) IT Support
8 9 (6.82%) Network Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) Design Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) IP Network Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.79%) .NET
2 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET
3 17 (12.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (12.88%) CSS
3 17 (12.88%) HTML
4 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
6 9 (6.82%) Web Services
7 8 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 8 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 7 (5.30%) jQuery
8 7 (5.30%) XML
9 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (3.79%) Ajax
10 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (3.79%) Classic ASP
10 5 (3.79%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (3.79%) XHTML
11 4 (3.03%) ActiveX
11 4 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) User Experience
3 5 (3.79%) AS400
4 4 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.03%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.52%) Clustering
5 2 (1.52%) Home Automation
5 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.52%) Replication
5 2 (1.52%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) CCTV
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.58%) Windows
2 34 (25.76%) Windows Server
3 28 (21.21%) Linux
4 16 (12.12%) Mac OS X
5 14 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.03%) Unix
9 3 (2.27%) CentOS
9 3 (2.27%) Debian
9 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.76%) Android
11 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.76%) SUSE
11 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.97%) MVC
3 22 (16.67%) ITIL
4 17 (12.88%) Time Management
5 16 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 15 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (11.36%) Customer Requirements
7 14 (10.61%) TDD
8 12 (9.09%) SDLC
9 11 (8.33%) BDD
9 11 (8.33%) Scrum
10 8 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.06%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.06%) Network Design
11 7 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.30%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (4.55%) High Availability
12 6 (4.55%) Line Management
12 6 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) SQL
2 37 (28.03%) C#
3 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.30%) C++
4 7 (5.30%) VB
5 6 (4.55%) VBScript
6 5 (3.79%) Java
7 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.27%) C
8 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.52%) Delphi
9 2 (1.52%) PHP
9 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (15.91%) Degree
2 15 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.06%) CCIE
3 8 (6.06%) CCNP
4 7 (5.30%) CCNA
5 5 (3.79%) MCSA
5 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.03%) MCITP
7 3 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.52%) CCA
8 2 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.52%) MCP
8 2 (1.52%) MCSE
8 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) ISO 14001
1 10 (7.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 22301
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.76%) MiFID
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (28.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.30%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.55%) XenApp
5 5 (3.79%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.03%) Firmware
7 2 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) WSUS
2 3 (2.27%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.27%) Cacti
2 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.76%) OpenView
3 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (20.45%) VMware
2 24 (18.18%) Cisco
3 14 (10.61%) Oracle
4 13 (9.85%) HP
5 10 (7.58%) Citrix
5 10 (7.58%) Dell
6 8 (6.06%) Veeam
7 7 (5.30%) Sophos
8 6 (4.55%) NETGEAR
8 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.79%) Avaya
9 5 (3.79%) Infor
9 5 (3.79%) Lotus
9 5 (3.79%) Riverbed
9 5 (3.79%) SonicWALL
9 5 (3.79%) Xamarin
10 4 (3.03%) EqualLogic
10 4 (3.03%) IBM
11 3 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (2.27%) Tableau
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