The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 39.39% 39.84% 30.43%
As % of the Vendors category 65.00% 75.38% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 14
Average salary £52,500 £22,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+135.95% -14.42%
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorking region.

Vendors Category
Dorking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 60.61% 52.85% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 37
Average salary £52,500 £21,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+144.18% -24.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dorking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dorking

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dorking

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dorking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dorking region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dorking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorking region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 34 (82.93%) VMware
2 31 (75.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (73.17%) Cisco
4 25 (60.98%) WAN
5 22 (53.66%) CCNA
5 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (48.78%) Firewall
6 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
7 19 (46.34%) Spanning Tree
7 19 (46.34%) Presales
7 19 (46.34%) MPLS
7 19 (46.34%) OSPF
7 19 (46.34%) BGP
7 19 (46.34%) CCDA
7 19 (46.34%) VoIP
7 19 (46.34%) CCSP
7 19 (46.34%) CCNP
7 19 (46.34%) CCIP
7 19 (46.34%) Linux
7 19 (46.34%) F5
7 19 (46.34%) High Availability
7 19 (46.34%) VLAN
7 19 (46.34%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (39.02%) Windows
9 14 (34.15%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
11 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
12 9 (21.95%) Citrix
13 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
14 6 (14.63%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorking region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) BGP
3 19 (46.34%) Cisco IOS
3 19 (46.34%) MPLS
3 19 (46.34%) OSPF
3 19 (46.34%) Spanning Tree
3 19 (46.34%) VLAN
3 19 (46.34%) VoIP
4 14 (34.15%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
6 4 (9.76%) SAN
7 3 (7.32%) DHCP
7 3 (7.32%) DNS
7 3 (7.32%) Frame Relay
7 3 (7.32%) FTP
7 3 (7.32%) IPsec
7 3 (7.32%) SSL
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Network Engineer
1 22 (53.66%) Network Operations Engineer
1 22 (53.66%) Operations Engineer
2 19 (46.34%) Senior Network Engineer
2 19 (46.34%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 19 (46.34%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
4 4 (9.76%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Network Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (2.44%) WCF
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 16 (39.02%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) High Availability
1 19 (46.34%) Presales
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
3 4 (9.76%) ITSM
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
4 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.32%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (7.32%) Software Audit
4 3 (7.32%) Software Licensing
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C#
1 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) CCNA
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (46.34%) CCDA
2 19 (46.34%) CCIP
2 19 (46.34%) CCNP
2 19 (46.34%) CCSP
3 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 31 (75.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) MDaemon
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) VMware
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco
3 19 (46.34%) F5
4 9 (21.95%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) Dell
6 4 (9.76%) Avaya
7 3 (7.32%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) Google
8 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam