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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 50 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 36.84% 53.76% 8.96%
As % of the Vendors category 70.00% 61.73% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 5
Average salary £31,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
30 81 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 52.63% 87.10% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 33
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dorking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 41 (64.06%) Windows
2 34 (53.13%) VMware
2 34 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (42.19%) WAN
4 26 (40.63%) Cisco
4 26 (40.63%) CCNA
4 26 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (39.06%) MS Exchange
6 24 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
7 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
8 20 (31.25%) MS Office
8 20 (31.25%) Firewall
8 20 (31.25%) Data Centre
9 17 (26.56%) VoIP
10 16 (25.00%) Linux
11 14 (21.88%) SAN
11 14 (21.88%) VLAN
12 13 (20.31%) Degree
12 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
12 13 (20.31%) Windows 8
13 12 (18.75%) F5
13 12 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (18.75%) MPLS
13 12 (18.75%) OSPF
13 12 (18.75%) BGP
13 12 (18.75%) SLA
13 12 (18.75%) CCDA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (39.06%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.25%) IIS
5 4 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 20 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) WAN
2 20 (31.25%) Firewall
3 17 (26.56%) VoIP
4 14 (21.88%) SAN
4 14 (21.88%) VLAN
5 12 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (18.75%) MPLS
5 12 (18.75%) OSPF
5 12 (18.75%) BGP
5 12 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (15.63%) Frame Relay
6 10 (15.63%) Network Security
6 10 (15.63%) ADSL
6 10 (15.63%) Ethernet
7 9 (14.06%) VPN
8 8 (12.50%) Internet
8 8 (12.50%) NAS
9 5 (7.81%) Extranet
9 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Network Engineer
1 22 (34.38%) Operations Engineer
1 22 (34.38%) Network Operations Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (9.38%) Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) IT Support
8 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.25%) WCF
2 4 (6.25%) jQuery
2 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 4 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) Fat Client
3 5 (7.81%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (64.06%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Linux
3 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
3 13 (20.31%) Windows 8
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.25%) UNIX
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (12.50%) Change Control
3 6 (9.38%) Risk Analytics
3 6 (9.38%) Analytics
3 6 (9.38%) Financial Modelling
3 6 (9.38%) Manual Testing
3 6 (9.38%) ITIL
3 6 (9.38%) OO
3 6 (9.38%) SDLC
4 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.81%) Logistics
4 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.25%) Change Management
5 4 (6.25%) MVC
5 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.13%) Time Management
6 2 (3.13%) CRM
6 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) C++
3 6 (9.38%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) VB
4 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) CCNA
1 26 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.31%) Degree
3 12 (18.75%) CCDA
3 12 (18.75%) CCSP
3 12 (18.75%) CCNP
3 12 (18.75%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.06%) XenApp
4 7 (10.94%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.56%) XenServer
7 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (9.38%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.25%) SCCM
4 3 (4.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) VMware
2 26 (40.63%) Cisco
3 12 (18.75%) F5
4 9 (14.06%) Symantec
4 9 (14.06%) Citrix
5 7 (10.94%) Veeam
6 4 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (6.25%) NetApp
7 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.69%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.13%) Avaya
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) CommVault
9 1 (1.56%) AppSense
9 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.56%) Acronis