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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Devon
Rank 8 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 64 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.83% 23.05% 16.98%
As % of the Vendors category 46.04% 47.22% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 60
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,975 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 139 144 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 38.72% 48.81% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 124 125 142
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +1 46 £32,500 -1.51% 4
Plymouth -3 7 £33,750 +12.50% 8
Exmouth - 3 £35,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 64 (48.12%) Active Directory
2 60 (45.11%) Windows
3 54 (40.60%) MS Excel
4 49 (36.84%) MS Office
4 49 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 42 (31.58%) SQL
6 37 (27.82%) SQL Server
6 37 (27.82%) Service Delivery
7 34 (25.56%) Linux
8 32 (24.06%) MS Exchange
9 31 (23.31%) ITIL
9 31 (23.31%) C#
10 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (21.05%) VMware
11 28 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (18.80%) .NET
13 24 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (17.29%) Degree
15 22 (16.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (15.79%) Mac OS X
17 20 (15.04%) LAN
18 18 (13.53%) WAN
18 18 (13.53%) DNS
18 18 (13.53%) Visual Studio
19 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 17 (12.78%) Oracle
19 17 (12.78%) HTML
19 17 (12.78%) Windows XP
19 17 (12.78%) Firewall
19 17 (12.78%) Wireless

Microsoft
Top Related 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 32 (24.06%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.76%) IBM Domino
6 4 (3.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.75%) Site Server
Applications
1 54 (40.60%) MS Excel
2 49 (36.84%) MS Office
3 13 (9.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (6.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.76%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.27%) Office 365
3 8 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) LAN
2 18 (13.53%) DNS
2 18 (13.53%) WAN
3 17 (12.78%) Firewall
3 17 (12.78%) Wireless
4 15 (11.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (9.77%) SAN
6 10 (7.52%) Network Security
7 7 (5.26%) DHCP
8 6 (4.51%) VLAN
9 5 (3.76%) Internet
9 5 (3.76%) MPLS
9 5 (3.76%) VPN
10 4 (3.01%) IPv4
10 4 (3.01%) IPv6
10 4 (3.01%) OSPF
10 4 (3.01%) POP3
10 4 (3.01%) RIP
10 4 (3.01%) SMTP
10 4 (3.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.51%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.76%) Big Data
5 3 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.50%) Power BI
6 2 (1.50%) QlikView
6 2 (1.50%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.77%) Selenium
3 6 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (4.51%) Bitbucket
3 6 (4.51%) JIRA
3 6 (4.51%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Games
3 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.76%) Electronics
4 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.26%) Advertising
6 2 (1.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (25.56%) IT Support
2 30 (22.56%) Analyst
3 29 (21.80%) Developer
4 27 (20.30%) Administrator
5 25 (18.80%) IT Administrator
6 18 (13.53%) IT Analyst
7 17 (12.78%) IT Systems Administrator
7 17 (12.78%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (12.03%) Support Engineer
9 14 (10.53%) IT Engineer
9 14 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
10 13 (9.77%) .NET Developer
10 13 (9.77%) Support Analyst
11 11 (8.27%) Team Leader
12 10 (7.52%) IT Manager
13 9 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (6.77%) C# Developer
13 9 (6.77%) IT Support Engineer
13 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
14 8 (6.02%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.80%) .NET
2 17 (12.78%) HTML
3 14 (10.53%) CSS
4 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.52%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.02%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.51%) ActiveX
8 6 (4.51%) Node.js
8 6 (4.51%) Web Services
9 5 (3.76%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.76%) jQuery
10 4 (3.01%) OpenLayers
10 4 (3.01%) XML
11 3 (2.26%) COM
11 3 (2.26%) WPF
12 2 (1.50%) Ajax
12 2 (1.50%) JSON
12 2 (1.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.76%) AS400
2 5 (3.76%) EPoS
3 4 (3.01%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.01%) Clustering
3 4 (3.01%) Internet of Things
3 4 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.50%) CCTV
4 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.50%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.75%) Home Automation
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.75%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Smart Home
5 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.11%) Windows
2 49 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 34 (25.56%) Linux
4 28 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (16.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (15.79%) Mac OS X
7 17 (12.78%) Windows XP
8 16 (12.03%) Windows 8
9 12 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (6.77%) Android
11 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
11 6 (4.51%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.26%) Unix
12 3 (2.26%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.75%) SUSE
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.82%) Service Delivery
2 31 (23.31%) ITIL
3 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.78%) MVC
5 16 (12.03%) ERP
5 16 (12.03%) Time Management
6 15 (11.28%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (9.02%) Project Management
7 12 (9.02%) TDD
8 11 (8.27%) Data Analysis
9 10 (7.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (7.52%) SDLC
10 9 (6.77%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.02%) High Availability
11 8 (6.02%) Scrum
12 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.51%) Analytics
13 6 (4.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (31.58%) SQL
2 31 (23.31%) C#
3 16 (12.03%) VB
3 16 (12.03%) VBScript
4 10 (7.52%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.51%) C++
6 5 (3.76%) Java
7 3 (2.26%) VBA
8 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (17.29%) Degree
2 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (8.27%) CCNA
3 11 (8.27%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.01%) DBS Check
4 4 (3.01%) MCSA
5 2 (1.50%) MCSE
5 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CCENT
6 1 (0.75%) MCDST
6 1 (0.75%) MCP
6 1 (0.75%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) ISO 14001
1 12 (9.02%) ISO 9001
2 8 (6.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) ISO22301
System Software
1 64 (48.12%) Active Directory
2 24 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.51%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.51%) XenApp
4 5 (3.76%) Firmware
5 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) WSUS
2 4 (3.01%) HP SIM
2 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (3.01%) OpenView
2 4 (3.01%) SCOM
3 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) VMware
2 17 (12.78%) Oracle
3 16 (12.03%) Cisco
4 11 (8.27%) HP
5 10 (7.52%) Apple
5 10 (7.52%) Veeam
6 9 (6.77%) Citrix
7 8 (6.02%) Sophos
8 6 (4.51%) NETGEAR
9 5 (3.76%) Avaya
9 5 (3.76%) Dell
9 5 (3.76%) Infor
9 5 (3.76%) Lotus
9 5 (3.76%) Riverbed
9 5 (3.76%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.26%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.50%) Ciena
11 2 (1.50%) Huawei
11 2 (1.50%) Tableau
11 2 (1.50%) Tellabs
Exeter
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £29000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday37.5 hr weekpension
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
itecopeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth
itecopeople
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
itecopeople
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Sal neg on experience and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Plymouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Plymouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago