The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 123 70 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 17.06% 13.54% 17.91%
As % of the Vendors category 44.09% 35.18% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 116 65 113
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £23,800 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
279 199 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.70% 38.49% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 247 176 258
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Guildford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 86 (41.95%) MS Excel
2 64 (31.22%) SQL Server
3 52 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (24.39%) .NET
5 44 (21.46%) MS Office
6 43 (20.98%) SQL
7 41 (20.00%) Windows
8 40 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (19.02%) C#
9 39 (19.02%) Finance
10 38 (18.54%) Big Data
11 37 (18.05%) Oracle
11 37 (18.05%) SharePoint
12 35 (17.07%) Project Management
13 32 (15.61%) Scrum
14 31 (15.12%) Degree
15 30 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (14.15%) PRINCE2
17 28 (13.66%) HP
17 28 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (13.17%) ITIL
18 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (12.68%) ASP.NET
20 24 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
20 24 (11.71%) MS Exchange
20 24 (11.71%) VMware
20 24 (11.71%) QA
21 23 (11.22%) Web Services
21 23 (11.22%) DHCP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 37 (18.05%) SharePoint
2 24 (11.71%) MS Exchange
3 22 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (8.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (6.83%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (4.39%) MS Project Server
7 8 (3.90%) SAS
8 6 (2.93%) IIS
9 4 (1.95%) Lync
9 4 (1.95%) CMS
10 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.46%) Mule
10 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.49%) Kentico
12 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.49%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 86 (41.95%) MS Excel
2 44 (21.46%) MS Office
3 18 (8.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (8.29%) MS Project
4 17 (8.29%) MS Visio
5 12 (5.85%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.85%) SaaS
2 12 (5.85%) PaaS
2 12 (5.85%) IaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Office 365
4 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.22%) DHCP
2 18 (8.78%) DNS
3 17 (8.29%) TCP/IP
3 17 (8.29%) SAN
4 10 (4.88%) Intranet
5 9 (4.39%) VLAN
6 8 (3.90%) iSCSI
6 8 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (3.90%) LAN
6 8 (3.90%) WAN
7 6 (2.93%) Firewall
8 3 (1.46%) Wireless
8 3 (1.46%) VPN
8 3 (1.46%) SSL
8 3 (1.46%) S/MIME
9 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.98%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.49%) 4G
10 1 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.49%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (31.22%) SQL Server
2 38 (18.54%) Big Data
3 30 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (10.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (7.32%) QlikView
8 9 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.93%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.95%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.46%) MySQL
12 3 (1.46%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 16 (7.80%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (5.85%) Selenium
3 11 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.88%) SpecFlow
4 10 (4.88%) FitNesse
5 4 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.95%) NUnit
6 3 (1.46%) Subversion
6 3 (1.46%) JIRA
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.98%) Ant
7 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.98%) JMeter
8 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.49%) MSTest
General
1 39 (19.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.90%) Games
3 5 (2.44%) Law
4 4 (1.95%) Retail
5 3 (1.46%) Marketing
5 3 (1.46%) Legal
6 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.98%) Advertising
6 2 (0.98%) Back Office
6 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (21.46%) Analyst
2 29 (14.15%) Developer
3 28 (13.66%) Consultant
4 20 (9.76%) Microsoft Consultant
5 18 (8.78%) Administrator
6 17 (8.29%) .NET Developer
7 15 (7.32%) Business Consultant
7 15 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 15 (7.32%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 13 (6.34%) Architect
8 13 (6.34%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.37%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.37%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.37%) QA Analyst
9 11 (5.37%) QA Test Analyst
10 10 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
10 10 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.39%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.39%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.39%) .NET
2 26 (12.68%) ASP.NET
3 23 (11.22%) Web Services
4 18 (8.78%) HTML
5 17 (8.29%) CSS
6 16 (7.80%) XML
7 11 (5.37%) SOAP
8 10 (4.88%) XSD
8 10 (4.88%) WSDL
8 10 (4.88%) D3.js
9 9 (4.39%) jQuery
10 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (3.41%) WCF
12 6 (2.93%) WF
12 6 (2.93%) Classic ASP
12 6 (2.93%) Ajax
12 6 (2.93%) NHibernate
12 6 (2.93%) HTML5
12 6 (2.93%) CSS3
13 5 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.32%) Neural Network
2 15 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.85%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.85%) PMI
4 10 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.93%) Clustering
5 6 (2.93%) Online Games
6 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.46%) Life Science
7 3 (1.46%) Blog
7 3 (1.46%) Social Media
7 3 (1.46%) User Experience
8 2 (0.98%) Xbox
8 2 (0.98%) AS400
8 2 (0.98%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.49%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.49%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.00%) Windows
2 20 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (7.32%) Linux
5 14 (6.83%) UNIX
6 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.95%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.46%) Solaris
9 2 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (17.07%) Project Management
3 32 (15.61%) Scrum
4 30 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (14.15%) PRINCE2
6 27 (13.17%) ITIL
7 21 (10.24%) Change Management
8 19 (9.27%) CRM
9 18 (8.78%) MVC
9 18 (8.78%) Analytics
10 17 (8.29%) Performance Management
10 17 (8.29%) Waterfall
10 17 (8.29%) Machine Learning
10 17 (8.29%) Configuration Management
10 17 (8.29%) Predictive Analytics
11 16 (7.80%) Asset Management
12 15 (7.32%) Mobile Application Development
12 15 (7.32%) Kimball Methodology
13 14 (6.83%) Migration
14 12 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.98%) SQL
2 39 (19.02%) C#
3 18 (8.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.32%) R
5 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.39%) VBA
7 7 (3.41%) PHP
8 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.95%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.95%) C++
9 4 (1.95%) Java
10 3 (1.46%) VBScript
11 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.49%) C
12 1 (0.49%) VC++
12 1 (0.49%) XQuery
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (15.12%) Degree
2 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.32%) ISEB
4 13 (6.34%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.85%) MCSE
5 12 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (5.85%) PMI Certification
6 10 (4.88%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.90%) NCDA
7 8 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (3.90%) MCSA
7 8 (3.90%) CCNA
7 8 (3.90%) CCA
7 8 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.93%) MCP
9 2 (0.98%) MCTS
9 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.98%) ECDL
9 2 (0.98%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.71%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (9.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.83%) vSphere
3 10 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.95%) XenApp
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) SCCM
1 11 (5.37%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.90%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.41%) SCOM
4 6 (2.93%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.93%) Nagios
5 3 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (18.05%) Oracle
2 28 (13.66%) HP
3 24 (11.71%) VMware
4 15 (7.32%) Tableau
4 15 (7.32%) Citrix
5 10 (4.88%) EMC
5 10 (4.88%) NetApp
6 8 (3.90%) CommVault
6 8 (3.90%) Cisco
6 8 (3.90%) Symantec
7 6 (2.93%) Dell
8 3 (1.46%) Sybase
8 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.46%) Avaya
9 2 (0.98%) Cognos
9 2 (0.98%) Zoho
10 1 (0.49%) Talend
10 1 (0.49%) Huawei
10 1 (0.49%) Planview
10 1 (0.49%) Greenplum
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