Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 62 118 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.53% 15.97% 16.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.10% 61.14% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 49 93 90
Devon median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +12.50% -11.81%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,350 £19,750
90th Percentile £39,800 £43,250 £41,600
South West median annual salary £36,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.71% +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 119 193 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 24.04% 26.12% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 98 162 173
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -10.94%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,264 £18,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.76% -1.33% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -18 24 £27,500 -21.43% 16
Plymouth +10 17 £28,000 -6.67% 7
Torquay +3 6 £22,500 -43.75%
Barnstaple +3 2 £28,500 +32.56% 1
Paignton 0 2 £22,250 - 2
Exmouth - 1 £39,500 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (45.16%) Windows Server
3 22 (35.48%) Office 365
4 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
5 14 (22.58%) SQL
6 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
7 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
8 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
8 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (17.74%) Linux
9 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
10 8 (12.90%) VMware
11 7 (11.29%) Firewall
12 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (9.68%) Wireless
12 6 (9.68%) Citrix
12 6 (9.68%) SAN
12 6 (9.68%) SLA
12 6 (9.68%) .NET
12 6 (9.68%) C#
13 5 (8.06%) WAN
13 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
13 5 (8.06%) IBM
13 5 (8.06%) Driving Licence
13 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
13 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
13 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
14 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.29%) Firewall
3 6 (9.68%) SAN
3 6 (9.68%) Wireless
4 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 4 (6.45%) Internet
6 3 (4.84%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.84%) PBX
6 3 (4.84%) Skype
7 2 (3.23%) DHCP
7 2 (3.23%) DNS
7 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.23%) LAN
7 2 (3.23%) VLAN
8 1 (1.61%) Network Security
8 1 (1.61%) SSL
8 1 (1.61%) VoIP
8 1 (1.61%) VPLS
8 1 (1.61%) VPN
8 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.84%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Electronics
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Support Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) IT Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) IT Support
4 12 (19.35%) Analyst
5 11 (17.74%) IT Support Engineer
6 10 (16.13%) Support Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (9.68%) Developer
8 6 (9.68%) IT Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) IT Technician
9 5 (8.06%) Linux Support
9 5 (8.06%) Network Support
9 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Technician
10 4 (6.45%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 3 (4.84%) XML
2 3 (4.84%) XSLT
3 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.23%) Apache Flex
3 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.23%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) LDAP
3 2 (3.23%) LINQ
3 2 (3.23%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (3.23%) MFC
3 2 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (3.23%) Wiki
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows Server
2 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
3 11 (17.74%) Linux
4 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.61%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
2 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (6.45%) Migration
2 4 (6.45%) MVC
2 4 (6.45%) Time Management
3 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
3 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
3 3 (4.84%) Document Management
3 3 (4.84%) Scrum
3 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (4.84%) Service Management
3 3 (4.84%) Software Licensing
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Data Engineering
4 2 (3.23%) DevOps
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (3.23%) Ontologies
4 2 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (3.23%) Process Improvement
4 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) C#
3 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) Delphi
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.61%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) A+ Certification
2 4 (6.45%) CCENT
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCITP
2 4 (6.45%) MCP
2 4 (6.45%) MCSA
2 4 (6.45%) MCSE
2 4 (6.45%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) HND
5 1 (1.61%) MCDST
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) GlusterFS
4 2 (3.23%) NFS
4 2 (3.23%) oVirt
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) Firmware
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.84%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) VMware
3 6 (9.68%) Citrix
4 5 (8.06%) IBM
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) Dell
5 4 (6.45%) HP
6 3 (4.84%) Talend
6 3 (4.84%) Veeam
7 2 (3.23%) Apple
7 2 (3.23%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.61%) Oneserve
8 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.61%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec