Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 9 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 39.77% 19.64% 14.38%
As % of the Vendors category 67.31% 53.66% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 11
Plymouth median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% +55.74% +6.09%
10th Percentile £30,100 £23,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £47,000 £53,750 £31,250
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% -14.29%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Plymouth.

All Vendors
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 52 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 59.09% 36.61% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 35
Plymouth median annual salary £38,273 £33,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.98% +8.20% +5.17%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £53,750 £42,500
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +10.24% +5.83% -13.04%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Plymouth.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Plymouth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Plymouth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Plymouth over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Scrum
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
5 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (22.86%) Windows
6 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) MS Project Server
7 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
8 6 (17.14%) ERP
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.43%) User Experience
10 4 (11.43%) SDLC
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) .NET

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 7 (20.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
1 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) Skype
1 1 (2.86%) SSH
1 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (2.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.71%) QlikView
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
1 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Delphi Developer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.71%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Debian
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
5 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) ERP
6 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) SDLC
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 3 (8.57%) MVC
9 3 (8.57%) Release Management
9 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Web Development
10 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) Delphi
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) HND
4 2 (5.71%) HNC
4 2 (5.71%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) CCENT
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cacti
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat