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 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 13 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 98 110 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.96% 14.34% 21.32%
As % of the Vendors category 32.78% 39.71% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93 102 159
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,410 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,100
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 Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
299 277 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 45.65% 36.11% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 261 254 307
Average salary £46,500 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 114 (47.50%) Windows
2 113 (47.08%) MS Excel
3 60 (25.00%) VMware
4 59 (24.58%) Active Directory
5 50 (20.83%) SQL
6 47 (19.58%) Cisco
7 43 (17.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (17.08%) SQL Server
9 39 (16.25%) .NET
9 39 (16.25%) Firewall
9 39 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (15.83%) MS Office
11 37 (15.42%) Hyper-V
12 33 (13.75%) Degree
13 31 (12.92%) ITIL
14 29 (12.08%) MS Exchange
15 28 (11.67%) LAN
15 28 (11.67%) WAN
15 28 (11.67%) C#
15 28 (11.67%) Project Management
16 27 (11.25%) HP
16 27 (11.25%) Finance
17 26 (10.83%) VPN
17 26 (10.83%) Linux
17 26 (10.83%) SCCM
18 25 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (10.00%) SharePoint
20 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (9.58%) SAN
21 22 (9.17%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 24 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 16 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.33%) SAS
4 8 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.67%) Apache
6 4 (1.67%) Lync
7 2 (0.83%) IIS
7 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.83%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.42%) TWiki
Applications
1 113 (47.08%) MS Excel
2 38 (15.83%) MS Office
3 14 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.58%) MS Project
5 9 (3.75%) MS Visio
6 6 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.25%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.83%) SPSS
9 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 6 (2.50%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) ProductWriter
3 1 (0.42%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.58%) Office 365
2 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Yammer
4 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.25%) Firewall
2 28 (11.67%) LAN
2 28 (11.67%) WAN
3 26 (10.83%) VPN
4 23 (9.58%) SAN
5 21 (8.75%) DNS
6 18 (7.50%) DHCP
6 18 (7.50%) TCP/IP
7 14 (5.83%) Internet
8 12 (5.00%) NFC
8 12 (5.00%) Bluetooth
9 10 (4.17%) Intranet
9 10 (4.17%) IP Telephony
10 8 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.92%) BIG-IP
12 6 (2.50%) RFID
12 6 (2.50%) LDAP
13 5 (2.08%) Wireless
13 5 (2.08%) NAS
13 5 (2.08%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.33%) Big Data
3 8 (3.33%) HDInsight
4 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (1.67%) QlikView
6 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) MS Access
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.42%) MySQL
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.67%) Subversion
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.42%) JIRA
5 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (11.25%) Finance
2 20 (8.33%) Electronics
3 5 (2.08%) Retail
3 5 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.25%) Publishing
5 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.83%) Automotive
5 2 (0.83%) Law
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Billing
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (25.83%) Analyst
2 35 (14.58%) Developer
3 26 (10.83%) Support Analyst
4 22 (9.17%) Project Manager
5 19 (7.92%) IT Support
6 18 (7.50%) Junior
7 17 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (5.83%) Network Engineer
9 12 (5.00%) Support Technician
9 12 (5.00%) C++ Developer
9 12 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 11 (4.58%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.17%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (4.17%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Consultant
12 9 (3.75%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (3.75%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.25%) .NET
2 19 (7.92%) HTML
3 16 (6.67%) XML
4 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.58%) AngularJS
6 10 (4.17%) HTML5
7 9 (3.75%) CSS
7 9 (3.75%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.92%) WPF
9 6 (2.50%) WCF
9 6 (2.50%) MFC
10 4 (1.67%) Web Services
10 4 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.25%) jQuery
12 2 (0.83%) Ajax
13 1 (0.42%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.42%) Ext JS
13 1 (0.42%) TAPI
13 1 (0.42%) WF
13 1 (0.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.17%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (5.00%) Smartcard
4 9 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.92%) User Experience
6 6 (2.50%) PMI
6 6 (2.50%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.08%) Statistics
8 4 (1.67%) Neural Network
8 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.83%) iPhone
9 2 (0.83%) iPad
9 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.42%) EPoS
10 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 114 (47.50%) Windows
2 26 (10.83%) Linux
3 25 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 15 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 15 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.83%) Windows XP
7 13 (5.42%) Android
8 11 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.75%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.50%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.25%) UNIX
12 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) SUSE
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (12.92%) ITIL
3 28 (11.67%) Project Management
4 17 (7.08%) PRINCE2
5 15 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.83%) Change Management
6 14 (5.83%) MVC
7 13 (5.42%) CRM
8 12 (5.00%) Computer Security
8 12 (5.00%) Analytics
9 11 (4.58%) PRINCE
10 10 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 9 (3.75%) TDD
11 9 (3.75%) Performance Management
12 8 (3.33%) Signal Processing
12 8 (3.33%) Predictive Analytics
12 8 (3.33%) Machine Learning
12 8 (3.33%) Scrum
12 8 (3.33%) ITSM
13 7 (2.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.83%) SQL
2 28 (11.67%) C#
3 12 (5.00%) C++
3 12 (5.00%) Java
4 9 (3.75%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.50%) R
7 5 (2.08%) PHP
7 5 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.83%) VBScript
9 2 (0.83%) VB
9 2 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.42%) PHP5
10 1 (0.42%) Delphi
10 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (13.75%) Degree
2 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (7.08%) CCNP
5 15 (6.25%) MCSE
6 9 (3.75%) CCNA
7 6 (2.50%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.50%) MCITP
8 4 (1.67%) PMP
8 4 (1.67%) MCSA
9 3 (1.25%) MCP
9 3 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.25%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.25%) VTSP
9 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.83%) NCDA
10 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.42%) QA
2 8 (3.33%) SLA
3 3 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.83%) HL7
4 2 (0.83%) DICOM
4 2 (0.83%) P3O
System Software
1 59 (24.58%) Active Directory
2 43 (17.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (15.42%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.42%) vSphere
5 8 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.50%) ISA Server
6 6 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (2.50%) UAG
7 5 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.08%) vCloud
8 3 (1.25%) KVM
8 3 (1.25%) XenServer
9 2 (0.83%) XenApp
9 2 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.42%) Snort
10 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (10.83%) SCCM
2 8 (3.33%) SCOM
3 7 (2.92%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.08%) DameWare
5 4 (1.67%) WSUS
5 4 (1.67%) Hyperic
6 3 (1.25%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.25%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.83%) WMI
7 2 (0.83%) Iperf
7 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (25.00%) VMware
2 47 (19.58%) Cisco
3 27 (11.25%) HP
4 16 (6.67%) Citrix
5 14 (5.83%) SAP
6 13 (5.42%) Oracle
7 12 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 9 (3.75%) Juniper
9 8 (3.33%) F5
9 8 (3.33%) Altiris
10 7 (2.92%) Blue Coat
10 7 (2.92%) Dell
10 7 (2.92%) IBM
10 7 (2.92%) Adobe
11 6 (2.50%) Symantec
12 4 (1.67%) Tableau
13 3 (1.25%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.25%) Serena
13 3 (1.25%) Apple
14 2 (0.83%) CommVault
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