Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 68 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.55% 10.44% 10.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.13% 43.54% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 71 72
Devon median annual salary £28,650 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,250 £21,300
90th Percentile £49,375 £39,750 £52,875
South West median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 128 147 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.50% 23.98% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 95 139 130
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,400 £20,500 £21,264
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +14 32 £28,650 -4.50% 15
Plymouth +6 19 £34,000 +23.64% 14
Barnstaple - 1 £27,000 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 40 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 36 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (36.76%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
5 18 (26.47%) VMware
5 18 (26.47%) Office 365
6 17 (25.00%) Citrix
6 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 15 (22.06%) Degree
9 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (16.18%) .NET
11 11 (16.18%) Driving Licence
12 10 (14.71%) Linux
12 10 (14.71%) Identity Management
12 10 (14.71%) Intranet
12 10 (14.71%) Middleware
12 10 (14.71%) SCCM
13 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
13 9 (13.24%) Firewall
13 9 (13.24%) SQL
13 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (13.24%) NHS
13 9 (13.24%) Python
14 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
14 8 (11.76%) PowerShell

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 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.35%) PaaS
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) GitHub
5 1 (1.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.71%) Intranet
3 9 (13.24%) Firewall
4 6 (8.82%) Wireless
5 5 (7.35%) DNS
5 5 (7.35%) LAN
5 5 (7.35%) PBX
6 4 (5.88%) Internet
7 3 (4.41%) DHCP
7 3 (4.41%) SAN
7 3 (4.41%) SSL
8 2 (2.94%) Skype
8 2 (2.94%) VPN
9 1 (1.47%) ADSL
9 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.47%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.41%) OLTP
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.47%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Power BI
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Electronics
2 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) IT Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) IT Technician
4 11 (16.18%) IT Support
5 8 (11.76%) Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.82%) IT Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Customer Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior IT Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) Middleware
3 4 (5.88%) CSS
4 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.41%) Ext JS
4 3 (4.41%) HTML
4 3 (4.41%) JSON
4 3 (4.41%) Laravel
4 3 (4.41%) MDX
4 3 (4.41%) Qt
4 3 (4.41%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.47%) Electron Framework
5 1 (1.47%) LINQ
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Driving Licence
3 9 (13.24%) NHS
4 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.35%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.35%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.88%) Wiki
6 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.41%) Grid Computing
6 3 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.47%) Clustering
8 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.47%) Replication
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.71%) Linux
4 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.29%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.35%) Android
7 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.41%) Unix
9 1 (1.47%) CentOS
9 1 (1.47%) Debian
9 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.47%) VMS
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (14.71%) Identity Management
4 7 (10.29%) Project Management
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.82%) Coaching
5 6 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 6 (8.82%) Storage Management
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) Software Licensing
6 5 (7.35%) Workflow
7 4 (5.88%) Information Security
7 4 (5.88%) MVC
7 4 (5.88%) Software Deployment
7 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.41%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) OWASP
8 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Python
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.29%) C
4 6 (8.82%) C#
4 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.88%) ActionScript
6 4 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby
8 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.47%) Java
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.82%) MCSE
4 5 (7.35%) MCITP
5 4 (5.88%) RHCE
5 4 (5.88%) RHCSA
6 3 (4.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.47%) CCNA
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (1.47%) GDPR
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.47%) MISRA
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.35%) XenApp
4 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.47%) Firmware
6 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) WSUS
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.94%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Graylog
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) VMware
3 17 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (8.82%) Apple
5 5 (7.35%) Intel
5 5 (7.35%) Ivanti
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
6 3 (4.41%) Dell
6 3 (4.41%) HP
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) Sencha
7 2 (2.94%) Avaya
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.94%) Sonus
7 2 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.47%) Samsung
8 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.47%) Xerox