Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 122 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.39% 19.24% 19.19%
As % of the Vendors category 43.31% 54.46% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 62 98 122
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +8.53% -1.53%
10th Percentile £21,299 £20,500 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,375 £49,313 £41,250
South West median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% -2.78%

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 157 224 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 30.91% 35.33% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 120 197 235
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +1.56%
10th Percentile £22,925 £21,896 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,875 £47,700 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +1.32%

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 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 +6 31 £40,000 +23.08% 12
Plymouth -23 8 £24,500 -32.41% 7
Exmouth +2 3 £25,000 +8.70%
Newton Abbot - 2 £34,500 -
Tiverton - 1 £30,000 -
Barnstaple - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.29%) Windows
3 22 (32.35%) SQL
4 19 (27.94%) .NET
4 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (22.06%) C#
7 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (17.65%) Office 365
9 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (16.18%) Finance
10 10 (14.71%) HTML
11 9 (13.24%) Oracle
11 9 (13.24%) CSS
11 9 (13.24%) Active Directory
11 9 (13.24%) MVC
11 9 (13.24%) VMware
11 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (11.76%) Degree
12 8 (11.76%) Firewall
13 7 (10.29%) Migration
13 7 (10.29%) MCSA
13 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
13 7 (10.29%) ITIL
13 7 (10.29%) MCITP

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 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) CMS
3 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.41%) Kentico
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.47%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (17.65%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (7.35%) PaaS
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.47%) GitHub
5 1 (1.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 5 (7.35%) SSL
4 4 (5.88%) Network Security
4 4 (5.88%) SAN
4 4 (5.88%) Skype
4 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.88%) Wireless
5 3 (4.41%) LAN
5 3 (4.41%) PBX
6 2 (2.94%) DHCP
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.94%) VPN
7 1 (1.47%) ADSL
7 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.47%) NAS
7 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.47%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.88%) MySQL
6 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.41%) OLTP
7 2 (2.94%) GIS
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.94%) Power BI
8 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.47%) Big Data
8 1 (1.47%) MS Access
8 1 (1.47%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (1.47%) QlikView
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.82%) Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Software Applications Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) HTML
3 9 (13.24%) CSS
4 6 (8.82%) jQuery
5 5 (7.35%) Web Services
6 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.88%) XML
7 3 (4.41%) MDX
7 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.94%) LINQ
8 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) User Experience
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Wiki
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.41%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.82%) Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.41%) Android
5 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) Unix
7 1 (1.47%) VMS
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.24%) MVC
3 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.29%) ITIL
4 7 (10.29%) Migration
5 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (7.35%) Software Deployment
7 4 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.88%) ERP
7 4 (5.88%) ETL
7 4 (5.88%) High Availability
7 4 (5.88%) Project Management
7 4 (5.88%) Web Development
8 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (4.41%) Time Management
8 3 (4.41%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) C#
3 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) ActionScript
5 5 (7.35%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.88%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) VB
6 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.41%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) Java
7 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.94%) Delphi
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) C
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) MCITP
3 7 (10.29%) MCSA
4 6 (8.82%) MCSE
5 3 (4.41%) ACCA
5 3 (4.41%) CIMA
5 3 (4.41%) MCP
5 3 (4.41%) RHCE
5 3 (4.41%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.94%) MCPD
6 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.35%) XenApp
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.41%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
1 9 (13.24%) VMware
2 5 (7.35%) Cisco
2 5 (7.35%) Citrix
2 5 (7.35%) IBM
3 4 (5.88%) Avaya
3 4 (5.88%) Dell
3 4 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (4.41%) Apple
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Sonus
4 3 (4.41%) Veeam
5 2 (2.94%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) Epicor
6 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.47%) Mitel
6 1 (1.47%) Sophos
6 1 (1.47%) Talend