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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 30.36% 25.64% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 60.71% 62.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 9
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 28 16 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 50.00% 41.03% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 17
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) QlikView
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Use Case
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.67%) Power BI
8 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (16.67%) Internet of Things

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) QlikView
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (16.67%) Power BI
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.50%) Spotfire
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
1 4 (16.67%) Local Government
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Business Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Internet Developer
5 3 (12.50%) IoT Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Tableau Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) CGI
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) Home Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Smart Home
5 1 (4.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
2 3 (12.50%) Debian
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SUSE
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.83%) Use Case
6 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.67%) Product Management
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (12.50%) ETL
7 3 (12.50%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) CCA
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cacti
1 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) Tableau
2 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Sophos
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
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