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

Microsoft Windows
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 21 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 73 79 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.35% 11.70% 13.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.90% 45.93% 59.86%
Number of salaries quoted 50 82 89
Devon median annual salary £28,650 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,750 £21,600
90th Percentile £51,300 £42,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.45% +1.47%

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 138 172 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.23% 25.48% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 158 138
Devon median annual salary £31,253 £30,763 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +2.54% -4.76%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £38,125 £35,500
% change year-on-year +8.85% +7.39% -1.39%

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 July 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 July 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 +11 39 £28,650 -4.50% 11
Plymouth +1 10 £24,000 -2.04% 4
Newton Abbot - 6 £19,000 - 1
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 45 (61.64%) Windows Server
2 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
3 31 (42.47%) Office 365
4 25 (34.25%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (31.51%) VMware
7 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
8 18 (24.66%) SQL
9 17 (23.29%) Firewall
10 16 (21.92%) Linux
10 16 (21.92%) DNS
11 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
12 14 (19.18%) MS Exchange
13 13 (17.81%) Windows 7
13 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
13 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (15.07%) Driving Licence
15 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (15.07%) SAN
15 11 (15.07%) DHCP
15 11 (15.07%) SSL
16 10 (13.70%) Avaya
16 10 (13.70%) Skype
16 10 (13.70%) Skype for Business
17 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (12.33%) MCITP
17 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
17 9 (12.33%) Citrix
18 8 (10.96%) IIS

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 14 (19.18%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.70%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.96%) IIS
4 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.11%) Apache
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (42.47%) Office 365
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.22%) PaaS
4 5 (6.85%) SaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.11%) IaaS
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.37%) GitHub
7 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) Firewall
2 16 (21.92%) DNS
3 11 (15.07%) DHCP
3 11 (15.07%) SAN
3 11 (15.07%) SSL
4 10 (13.70%) Skype
5 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.85%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (6.85%) WAN
7 4 (5.48%) Internet
8 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.74%) Network Security
9 2 (2.74%) VPN
10 1 (1.37%) ADSL
10 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.37%) LAN
10 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) OLTP
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.37%) Maven
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.48%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Support Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) IT Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) IT Support
4 12 (16.44%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) IT Technician
6 9 (12.33%) Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Developer
8 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.22%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Software Applications Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Software Deployment Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Software Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) CSS
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 3 (4.11%) MDX
4 2 (2.74%) .NET
4 2 (2.74%) HTML5
4 2 (2.74%) LDAP
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) Electron Framework
5 1 (1.37%) LINQ
5 1 (1.37%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Driving Licence
2 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.22%) Wiki
4 5 (6.85%) NHS
4 5 (6.85%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.48%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.48%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.11%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Windows Server
2 16 (21.92%) Linux
3 13 (17.81%) Windows 7
4 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.59%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.74%) CentOS
10 2 (2.74%) Unix
11 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.59%) Migration
4 6 (8.22%) OO
4 6 (8.22%) Software Deployment
4 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.85%) OOP
6 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL
6 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.48%) Secure Coding
6 4 (5.48%) Service Management
6 4 (5.48%) Software Licensing
7 3 (4.11%) Information Security
7 3 (4.11%) Open Source
7 3 (4.11%) OWASP
8 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.74%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.22%) ActionScript
3 6 (8.22%) ActionScript 2.0
3 6 (8.22%) PHP
4 5 (6.85%) Python
5 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.74%) C#
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.37%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.33%) MCITP
3 7 (9.59%) MCSA
3 7 (9.59%) MCSE
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) RHCE
5 3 (4.11%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) MISRA
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.85%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.37%) Firmware
7 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.74%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.51%) VMware
3 10 (13.70%) Avaya
4 9 (12.33%) Citrix
5 7 (9.59%) Dell
5 7 (9.59%) HP
6 6 (8.22%) Cisco
6 6 (8.22%) IBM
7 5 (6.85%) Veeam
8 4 (5.48%) Intel
8 4 (5.48%) Sonus
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle
10 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.74%) SAP
11 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
11 1 (1.37%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.37%) Sophos
11 1 (1.37%) Toshiba
11 1 (1.37%) Xerox