Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 16 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 21.25% 14.29% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.47% 53.57% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Plymouth median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,900 £26,750
90th Percentile £38,000 £43,900 £30,250
Devon median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -12.70% +12.50% -17.65%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 23.75% 26.67% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 40
Plymouth median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +26.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,350 £18,000
90th Percentile £54,473 £43,750 £38,000
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -10.94%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Plymouth

Windows
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Windows in Plymouth

Windows
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Plymouth over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) Wireless
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (17.65%) Delphi
6 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
6 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) Data Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (11.76%) oVirt
7 2 (11.76%) GlusterFS
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.76%) Data Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
7 2 (11.76%) Ontologies
7 2 (11.76%) Wiki
7 2 (11.76%) Apache Flex
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture

Windows
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 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Support
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Delphi Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Support
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Development Officer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Software Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Flex
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
2 2 (11.76%) Wiki
3 1 (5.88%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
1 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
1 2 (11.76%) Data Engineering
1 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
1 2 (11.76%) Data Strategy
1 2 (11.76%) DRM
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Ontologies
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
1 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
1 2 (11.76%) Project Management
1 2 (11.76%) Scrum
1 2 (11.76%) SEO
1 2 (11.76%) Service Management
1 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
1 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Delphi
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCENT
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) GlusterFS
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
2 2 (11.76%) oVirt
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) SAP