The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Specialist
Rank 205 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.065% - 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Microsoft Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4386 5020 5062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.96% 95.29% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3639 4101 4015
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Specialist Salary Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Specialist
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Microsoft Specialist in their job title 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 with Microsoft Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

Microsoft Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Microsoft Specialist in their job title 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 with Microsoft Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) H.323
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco