Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 20 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 78 61 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.38% 11.38% 15.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.62% 47.66% 60.80%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 97
Devon median annual salary £30,500 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.91% -12.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £50,050 £39,750 £43,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% +12.31% -7.14%

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 183 128 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 31.39% 23.88% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 148 106 168
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,100 £19,313 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +9.72% -4.00%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +15 38 £28,650 +4.18% 4
Plymouth +4 31 £34,000 +23.64% 9
Barnstaple 0 2 £27,000 -5.26%
Ivybridge - 1 £32,500 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 - 1
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 35 (44.87%) Windows Server
3 33 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 25 (32.05%) Microsoft Office
5 25 (32.05%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (29.49%) VMware
7 20 (25.64%) Degree
7 20 (25.64%) Office 365
8 19 (24.36%) Citrix
9 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 16 (20.51%) SCCM
11 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.67%) .NET
12 13 (16.67%) ITIL
13 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (15.38%) Driving Licence
14 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
14 11 (14.10%) WSUS
14 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (14.10%) Intranet
14 11 (14.10%) Middleware
14 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (14.10%) Identity Management
15 10 (12.82%) Linux
15 10 (12.82%) Python
15 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (11.54%) NHS

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 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Confluence
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) GitHub
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.10%) Intranet
3 7 (8.97%) Firewall
3 7 (8.97%) Wireless
4 5 (6.41%) DNS
4 5 (6.41%) LAN
4 5 (6.41%) PBX
5 3 (3.85%) DHCP
5 3 (3.85%) Internet
5 3 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.56%) Skype
6 2 (2.56%) VoIP
6 2 (2.56%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.28%) ADSL
7 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.28%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.28%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.28%) OLTP
5 1 (1.28%) Power BI
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) GitLab
2 5 (6.41%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.13%) MSI
4 3 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Developer
3 11 (14.10%) IT Support
4 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) IT Technician
6 8 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior IT Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) .NET
2 11 (14.10%) Middleware
3 5 (6.41%) CSS
3 5 (6.41%) PostGIS
4 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.13%) HTML
5 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.85%) Ext JS
5 3 (3.85%) JSON
5 3 (3.85%) Laravel
5 3 (3.85%) Qt
5 3 (3.85%) XML
6 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) LINQ
7 1 (1.28%) MDX
7 1 (1.28%) Node.js
7 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (11.54%) NHS
5 7 (8.97%) Client/Server
6 6 (7.69%) Fat Client
6 6 (7.69%) Thin Client
7 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.85%) CMDB
8 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.28%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.28%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (1.28%) Replication
9 1 (1.28%) User Experience
9 1 (1.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.87%) Windows Server
2 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) Linux
4 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 6 (7.69%) Android
6 5 (6.41%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.85%) Unix
8 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.28%) CentOS
10 1 (1.28%) Debian
10 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (16.67%) ITIL
3 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (14.10%) Identity Management
4 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
5 7 (8.97%) Storage Management
6 6 (7.69%) Coaching
6 6 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.41%) MVC
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.41%) Project Management
7 5 (6.41%) Software Licensing
7 5 (6.41%) Workflow
8 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
3 10 (12.82%) Python
4 8 (10.26%) C
4 8 (10.26%) SQL
5 7 (8.97%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
7 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) Java
8 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.28%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.69%) MCP
3 6 (7.69%) MCTS
4 3 (3.85%) MCITP
4 3 (3.85%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.56%) MCSA
5 2 (2.56%) RHCE
5 2 (2.56%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (2.56%) GDPR
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.41%) Docker
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.85%) XenApp
7 2 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) SCCM
2 11 (14.10%) WSUS
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (7.69%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.56%) SCOM
5 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.56%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.28%) Ansible
6 1 (1.28%) Graylog
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.28%) Puppet
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.49%) VMware
3 19 (24.36%) Citrix
4 7 (8.97%) Apple
5 6 (7.69%) Intel
5 6 (7.69%) Ivanti
6 3 (3.85%) Dell
6 3 (3.85%) Sencha
6 3 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.28%) EMC
8 1 (1.28%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle
8 1 (1.28%) Samsung
8 1 (1.28%) Splunk
8 1 (1.28%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.28%) Veeam
8 1 (1.28%) Xerox