Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 77 107 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.39% 14.84% 17.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.66% 60.80% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 91 90
Devon median annual salary £28,000 £28,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% -4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,000 £17,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +2.94%

Windows is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 152 176 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 28.41% 24.41% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 98 151 161
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £45,750 £47,500 £50,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Devon

Windows
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Windows in Devon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Devon over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Devon

Windows
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 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 -5 35 £28,000 -6.67% 6
Plymouth +7 14 £24,000 -2.04% 12
Newton Abbot -1 5 £19,000 -36.67% 1
Paignton - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 46 (59.74%) Windows Server
2 39 (50.65%) Office 365
2 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
3 24 (31.17%) Active Directory
4 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (27.27%) VMware
4 21 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
6 18 (23.38%) Firewall
7 15 (19.48%) SQL
7 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
8 14 (18.18%) DNS
8 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 13 (16.88%) SAN
9 13 (16.88%) Linux
10 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (12.99%) Windows 10
11 10 (12.99%) Skype for Business
11 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
11 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (12.99%) SSL
12 9 (11.69%) SLA
12 9 (11.69%) WAN
12 9 (11.69%) DHCP
12 9 (11.69%) Avaya
12 9 (11.69%) MCSA
12 9 (11.69%) Migration

Windows
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 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.99%) Skype for Business
3 6 (7.79%) IIS
3 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (50.65%) Office 365
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (3.90%) IaaS
3 3 (3.90%) PaaS
4 2 (2.60%) SaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.30%) GitHub
5 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) Firewall
2 14 (18.18%) DNS
3 13 (16.88%) SAN
4 10 (12.99%) SSL
5 9 (11.69%) DHCP
5 9 (11.69%) Skype
5 9 (11.69%) WAN
6 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.79%) Internet
8 4 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (5.19%) Wireless
9 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.90%) LAN
9 3 (3.90%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.60%) Network Security
10 2 (2.60%) VLAN
11 1 (1.30%) eduroam
11 1 (1.30%) VPN
11 1 (1.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (5.19%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Electronics
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Support Engineer
2 20 (25.97%) IT Engineer
3 18 (23.38%) IT Support
4 15 (19.48%) Analyst
4 15 (19.48%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) IT Technician
5 9 (11.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Software Applications Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Software Deployment Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) CSS
1 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 3 (3.90%) LDAP
3 2 (2.60%) HTML5
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 7 (9.09%) Wiki
2 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 46 (59.74%) Windows Server
2 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
3 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.88%) Linux
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.99%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
2 9 (11.69%) Migration
3 6 (7.79%) Service Management
3 6 (7.79%) Software Deployment
3 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.49%) ITIL
5 4 (5.19%) OO
5 4 (5.19%) OOP
5 4 (5.19%) Secure Coding
5 4 (5.19%) Software Licensing
6 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.60%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.60%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.79%) ActionScript
3 6 (7.79%) ActionScript 2.0
3 6 (7.79%) PHP
4 2 (2.60%) C#
5 1 (1.30%) C++
5 1 (1.30%) Delphi
5 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.69%) MCSA
3 8 (10.39%) MCITP
4 3 (3.90%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) HND
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) MCDST
5 1 (1.30%) MCP
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.49%) XenApp
5 2 (2.60%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.30%) Ceph
6 1 (1.30%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.30%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) oVirt
6 1 (1.30%) vSphere
6 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.19%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.30%) Ansible
3 1 (1.30%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.27%) VMware
3 9 (11.69%) Avaya
3 9 (11.69%) Citrix
4 8 (10.39%) Dell
4 8 (10.39%) HP
4 8 (10.39%) IBM
5 6 (7.79%) Veeam
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.90%) Intel
7 3 (3.90%) Sonus
8 2 (2.60%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.60%) SAP
9 1 (1.30%) Apple
9 1 (1.30%) Mitel
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle
9 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.30%) Symantec