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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 136 159 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.48% 20.23% 14.27%
As % of the Vendors category 40.36% 38.78% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 129 140 90
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
337 410 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 48.28% 52.16% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 311 358 224
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 101 (39.45%) MS Excel
2 87 (33.98%) Windows
3 71 (27.73%) .NET
4 70 (27.34%) SQL Server
5 66 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (21.88%) SQL
7 52 (20.31%) Big Data
8 50 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (19.53%) SharePoint
9 46 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (17.97%) Project Management
10 44 (17.19%) C#
11 41 (16.02%) VMware
11 41 (16.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (15.63%) Degree
13 39 (15.23%) MS Office
14 36 (14.06%) ITIL
14 36 (14.06%) Linux
14 36 (14.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 35 (13.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (13.67%) PRINCE2
15 35 (13.67%) Cisco
16 34 (13.28%) Oracle
17 32 (12.50%) Active Directory
17 32 (12.50%) Change Management
17 32 (12.50%) Finance
17 32 (12.50%) Scrum
18 31 (12.11%) MS Exchange
19 30 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 50 (19.53%) SharePoint
2 31 (12.11%) MS Exchange
3 27 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (5.47%) SAS
6 10 (3.91%) MS Project Server
7 8 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.34%) Lync
9 4 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.17%) Mule
10 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.17%) IIS
10 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.78%) Apache
11 2 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 101 (39.45%) MS Excel
2 39 (15.23%) MS Office
3 19 (7.42%) MS Project
4 17 (6.64%) MS Visio
5 15 (5.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (5.47%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.78%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.78%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (5.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.78%) SAP PS
2 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.95%) SaaS
2 5 (1.95%) Office 365
2 5 (1.95%) Yammer
3 4 (1.56%) IaaS
3 4 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.94%) SAN
2 24 (9.38%) DNS
2 24 (9.38%) DHCP
3 23 (8.98%) TCP/IP
4 16 (6.25%) Intranet
5 14 (5.47%) iSCSI
5 14 (5.47%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (5.08%) Firewall
7 10 (3.91%) NFC
7 10 (3.91%) VPN
7 10 (3.91%) Bluetooth
8 8 (3.13%) LAN
8 8 (3.13%) WAN
9 6 (2.34%) RFID
9 6 (2.34%) NAS
9 6 (2.34%) LDAP
9 6 (2.34%) Internet
10 5 (1.95%) VLAN
11 4 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (27.34%) SQL Server
2 52 (20.31%) Big Data
3 41 (16.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (14.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (10.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (8.20%) QlikView
8 10 (3.91%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.17%) Star Schema
11 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (5.86%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.56%) JIRA
4 3 (1.17%) Subversion
5 2 (0.78%) MSTest
5 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (12.50%) Finance
2 18 (7.03%) Electronics
3 13 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.56%) Advertising
4 4 (1.56%) Law
4 4 (1.56%) Legal
5 3 (1.17%) Games
5 3 (1.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.17%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (21.88%) Analyst
2 40 (15.63%) Developer
3 28 (10.94%) Consultant
4 21 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 21 (8.20%) Administrator
4 21 (8.20%) Business Consultant
4 21 (8.20%) Microsoft Consultant
4 21 (8.20%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 19 (7.42%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.64%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.86%) .NET Developer
7 15 (5.86%) Storage Engineer
8 13 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (5.08%) Architect
9 11 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (4.30%) Principal Consultant
9 11 (4.30%) PMO Analyst
10 10 (3.91%) Technical Leader
10 10 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (3.91%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (27.73%) .NET
2 24 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 23 (8.98%) HTML
4 19 (7.42%) XML
4 19 (7.42%) WCF
5 15 (5.86%) CSS
6 13 (5.08%) Web Services
6 13 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (4.30%) HTML5
7 11 (4.30%) .NET Framework
8 10 (3.91%) D3.js
9 8 (3.13%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.13%) WF
9 8 (3.13%) NHibernate
10 6 (2.34%) MFC
10 6 (2.34%) jQuery
10 6 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (1.56%) Ajax
13 3 (1.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.20%) Mobile App
2 21 (8.20%) Neural Network
3 17 (6.64%) PMI
4 10 (3.91%) Smartcard
4 10 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.91%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.91%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.73%) User Experience
7 6 (2.34%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.95%) Clustering
9 3 (1.17%) AS400
9 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.17%) Online Games
10 2 (0.78%) Statistics
10 2 (0.78%) iPhone
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
11 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 87 (33.98%) Windows
2 36 (14.06%) Linux
3 35 (13.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (8.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (7.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (6.64%) UNIX
7 15 (5.86%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.69%) Android
9 10 (3.91%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.13%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (17.97%) Project Management
3 36 (14.06%) ITIL
4 35 (13.67%) PRINCE2
5 32 (12.50%) Change Management
5 32 (12.50%) Scrum
6 28 (10.94%) Performance Management
7 27 (10.55%) Predictive Analytics
7 27 (10.55%) Machine Learning
7 27 (10.55%) Analytics
8 23 (8.98%) Waterfall
9 21 (8.20%) MVC
9 21 (8.20%) Mobile Application Development
9 21 (8.20%) Kimball Methodology
10 17 (6.64%) Configuration Management
10 17 (6.64%) Asset Management
11 14 (5.47%) CRM
11 14 (5.47%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (4.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.88%) SQL
2 44 (17.19%) C#
3 22 (8.59%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.20%) R
5 15 (5.86%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.30%) Java
7 10 (3.91%) C++
7 10 (3.91%) VBA
8 8 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.73%) PHP
10 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.17%) VB
11 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.78%) C
12 2 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (15.63%) Degree
2 30 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (6.64%) PMI Certification
5 15 (5.86%) MCSA
6 14 (5.47%) MCSE
6 14 (5.47%) CCNA
6 14 (5.47%) CCA
6 14 (5.47%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (5.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (5.47%) NCDA
7 11 (4.30%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.73%) MCP
10 6 (2.34%) CCNP
10 6 (2.34%) PMP
11 3 (1.17%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.17%) ISEB
12 2 (0.78%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.20%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) P3O
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.94%) vSphere
3 22 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.13%) vCloud
5 7 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.39%) Snort
7 1 (0.39%) XenApp
7 1 (0.39%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.39%) KVM
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (6.25%) SCCM
2 14 (5.47%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.73%) SCOM
4 5 (1.95%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.95%) Nagios
5 3 (1.17%) ZENworks
5 3 (1.17%) Hyperic
5 3 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.78%) Iperf
6 2 (0.78%) DameWare
6 2 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (16.02%) VMware
2 35 (13.67%) Cisco
3 34 (13.28%) Oracle
4 23 (8.98%) HP
5 21 (8.20%) Tableau
6 20 (7.81%) Citrix
7 16 (6.25%) EMC
7 16 (6.25%) NetApp
8 14 (5.47%) CommVault
8 14 (5.47%) Symantec
9 7 (2.73%) Dell
10 4 (1.56%) SAP
10 4 (1.56%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.56%) Altiris
11 3 (1.17%) Cognos
11 3 (1.17%) Sybase
11 3 (1.17%) Apple
11 3 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.78%) Adobe
13 1 (0.39%) Avaya
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