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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 92 126 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.74% 18.05% 18.63%
As % of the Vendors category 37.25% 44.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 83 121 151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,470 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
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
247 281 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.58% 40.26% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 231 263 321
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 79 (38.16%) MS Excel
2 69 (33.33%) C#
3 65 (31.40%) .NET
4 58 (28.02%) SQL Server
5 51 (24.64%) Finance
6 48 (23.19%) SQL
7 45 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (21.74%) Degree
8 37 (17.87%) Windows
9 36 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 35 (16.91%) ASP.NET
10 35 (16.91%) SharePoint
11 32 (15.46%) HTML
12 29 (14.01%) Web Services
12 29 (14.01%) jQuery
13 28 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (13.53%) VMware
14 27 (13.04%) MS Office
15 25 (12.08%) Active Directory
15 25 (12.08%) Software Engineering
16 24 (11.59%) QA
16 24 (11.59%) Selenium
16 24 (11.59%) CSS
17 22 (10.63%) MVC
18 21 (10.14%) Oracle
18 21 (10.14%) Web Development
19 20 (9.66%) Ajax
19 20 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (9.66%) HTML5

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 35 (16.91%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (7.25%) MS Exchange
4 12 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.31%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (4.83%) Lync
7 9 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (3.38%) IIS
9 6 (2.90%) CMS
10 3 (1.45%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.45%) MS Project Server
10 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.97%) Content Management Server
11 2 (0.97%) Kentico
12 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 79 (38.16%) MS Excel
2 27 (13.04%) MS Office
3 13 (6.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (5.31%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.35%) MS Project
6 4 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.18%) Office 365
2 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.35%) SaaS
3 9 (4.35%) PaaS
3 9 (4.35%) IaaS
4 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.21%) SAN
2 16 (7.73%) DHCP
3 15 (7.25%) Firewall
4 12 (5.80%) DNS
5 10 (4.83%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.83%) LAN
5 10 (4.83%) WAN
5 10 (4.83%) VLAN
6 7 (3.38%) Network Security
6 7 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.90%) VPN
8 5 (2.42%) Intranet
9 4 (1.93%) Wireless
10 2 (0.97%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.97%) Internet
10 2 (0.97%) Telnet
10 2 (0.97%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.97%) NAS
11 1 (0.48%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.48%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.83%) MySQL
4 9 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.97%) Big Data
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (11.59%) Selenium
2 19 (9.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 14 (6.76%) NUnit
5 13 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.31%) FitNesse
6 11 (5.31%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.31%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.38%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.42%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.42%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.42%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.42%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.97%) JMeter
9 2 (0.97%) Ant
9 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 51 (24.64%) Finance
2 9 (4.35%) Marketing
2 9 (4.35%) Games
3 8 (3.86%) Back Office
4 7 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.90%) Banking
6 5 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.45%) Law
9 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.48%) Retail
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Publishing
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (30.92%) Analyst
2 47 (22.71%) Developer
3 37 (17.87%) Consultant
4 26 (12.56%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 18 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 17 (8.21%) QA Analyst
8 15 (7.25%) Developer Analyst
9 14 (6.76%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.76%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Consultant
10 13 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (6.28%) Programmer
11 12 (5.80%) QA Test Analyst
11 12 (5.80%) Tester
12 11 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (5.31%) Administrator
13 10 (4.83%) Test Engineer
13 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (31.40%) .NET
2 35 (16.91%) ASP.NET
3 32 (15.46%) HTML
4 29 (14.01%) Web Services
4 29 (14.01%) jQuery
5 24 (11.59%) CSS
6 20 (9.66%) Ajax
6 20 (9.66%) HTML5
6 20 (9.66%) XML
7 19 (9.18%) SOAP
8 14 (6.76%) CSS3
8 14 (6.76%) .NET Framework
9 12 (5.80%) WCF
10 11 (5.31%) WSDL
10 11 (5.31%) XSD
11 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (3.38%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (3.38%) Classic ASP
13 6 (2.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.35%) Life Science
3 8 (3.86%) Replication
3 8 (3.86%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.38%) Chemistry
4 7 (3.38%) Online Games
4 7 (3.38%) User Experience
5 5 (2.42%) Social Media
5 5 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.42%) Clustering
6 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.93%) Blog
6 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.97%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.97%) PMI
7 2 (0.97%) Xbox
7 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) Biology
8 1 (0.48%) CCTV
8 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.87%) Windows
2 20 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.35%) Linux
5 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.45%) Solaris
6 3 (1.45%) UNIX
7 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.48%) HPUX
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.08%) Software Engineering
3 22 (10.63%) MVC
4 21 (10.14%) Web Development
5 18 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 16 (7.73%) CRM
7 15 (7.25%) ITIL
8 14 (6.76%) Project Management
8 14 (6.76%) Unit Testing
9 13 (6.28%) Test Management
9 13 (6.28%) Test Automation
9 13 (6.28%) PRINCE2
9 13 (6.28%) Migration
10 12 (5.80%) TDD
10 12 (5.80%) Scrum
10 12 (5.80%) OO
11 11 (5.31%) Test Planning
11 11 (5.31%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.83%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.35%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (33.33%) C#
2 48 (23.19%) SQL
3 36 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.76%) C++
5 11 (5.31%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.35%) Java
7 7 (3.38%) PHP
8 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.45%) VBScript
9 3 (1.45%) VBA
9 3 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) VB
10 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 45 (21.74%) Degree
2 20 (9.66%) ISEB
3 11 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.83%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.90%) PhD
7 5 (2.42%) MCSE
7 5 (2.42%) MCP
7 5 (2.42%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.45%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.45%) MCTS
9 2 (0.97%) ECDL
9 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.97%) MCITP
9 2 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.48%) VCAP
10 1 (0.48%) NCDA
10 1 (0.48%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.59%) QA
2 4 (1.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) P3O
System Software
1 25 (12.08%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.83%) vSphere
5 5 (2.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.48%) XenServer
6 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.48%) Firmware
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.83%) SCCM
3 6 (2.90%) SCOM
4 5 (2.42%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.42%) Nagios
5 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.97%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (13.53%) VMware
2 21 (10.14%) Oracle
3 20 (9.66%) HP
4 11 (5.31%) Citrix
5 9 (4.35%) Veeam
5 9 (4.35%) Cisco
5 9 (4.35%) Symantec
6 7 (3.38%) Dell
7 4 (1.93%) Google
8 3 (1.45%) Zoho
8 3 (1.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.45%) Avaya
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.97%) Nortel
9 2 (0.97%) IBM
10 1 (0.48%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.48%) PlateSpin
10 1 (0.48%) Planview
10 1 (0.48%) Huawei
10 1 (0.48%) F5
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