The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 998 824 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.52% 19.28% 21.53%
As % of the Vendors category 43.02% 35.23% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 916 728 987
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2320 2339 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.35% 54.73% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1821 2215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Surrey

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Surrey

Microsoft
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +6 118 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Reigate +3 118 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Woking +1 104 £36,750 -1.34% 8
Redhill +14 51 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Dorking +3 48 £23,250 -10.57% 3
Epsom 0 44 £42,000 -6.66% 5
Egham +9 43 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Camberley -4 33 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Staines +1 26 £41,500 -24.54% 2
Leatherhead -6 24 £49,000 +38.02% 2
Farnham +12 14 £29,000 +23.40% 1
Addlestone - 13 £19,000 -
Cobham - 10 £41,500 -
Weybridge +13 8 £26,000 -20.00% 2
Walton-on-Thames +5 7 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Shepperton -2 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 5 £45,000 +2.85%
Esher -3 4 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Godalming -7 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Caterham -1 2 £60,000 +130.76%
Chertsey -12 2 £38,750 +4.72%
Horley - 2 - -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1033 (47.67%) MS Excel
2 823 (37.98%) Windows
3 684 (31.56%) SQL Server
4 658 (30.36%) SQL
5 551 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
6 536 (24.73%) C#
7 504 (23.26%) .NET
8 487 (22.47%) Finance
9 411 (18.97%) MS Office
10 404 (18.64%) VMware
11 399 (18.41%) Active Directory
12 386 (17.81%) SharePoint
13 364 (16.80%) Degree
14 337 (15.55%) HTML
15 322 (14.86%) ITIL
16 295 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
17 291 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 290 (13.38%) Citrix
19 289 (13.34%) Microsoft Certification
19 289 (13.34%) MS Exchange
20 287 (13.24%) JavaScript
21 286 (13.20%) Cisco
22 266 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
23 262 (12.09%) Firewall
24 249 (11.49%) Visual Studio
24 249 (11.49%) Oracle
25 248 (11.44%) Windows 7
26 245 (11.31%) ASP.NET
27 244 (11.26%) CSS
28 224 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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
1 386 (17.81%) SharePoint
2 289 (13.34%) MS Exchange
3 154 (7.11%) IIS
4 113 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 68 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 67 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
8 53 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 52 (2.40%) Lync
10 42 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 38 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
12 32 (1.48%) JBoss
13 28 (1.29%) CMS
13 28 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 27 (1.25%) Node.js
15 19 (0.88%) SAS
16 12 (0.55%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 11 (0.51%) MediaWiki
18 10 (0.46%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1033 (47.67%) MS Excel
2 411 (18.97%) MS Office
3 131 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 89 (4.11%) PowerPivot
5 60 (2.77%) MS Project
6 31 (1.43%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.88%) InfoPath
8 17 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.18%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.14%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.092%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.092%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.046%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 99 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.32%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.28%) SAP HR
6 6 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
7 5 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.23%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.14%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.092%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.092%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.092%) SAP PS
10 2 (0.092%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.092%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.046%) SAP MDM
11 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.046%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 94 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (2.58%) Office 365
3 29 (1.34%) IaaS
4 20 (0.92%) SaaS
5 17 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (0.69%) PaaS
7 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 262 (12.09%) Firewall
2 212 (9.78%) WAN
3 171 (7.89%) LAN
4 165 (7.61%) DNS
5 159 (7.34%) SAN
6 121 (5.58%) DHCP
6 121 (5.58%) TCP/IP
7 109 (5.03%) Internet
8 75 (3.46%) VoIP
9 72 (3.32%) VPN
10 56 (2.58%) VLAN
11 43 (1.98%) Network Security
12 34 (1.57%) MPLS
13 31 (1.43%) iSCSI
14 29 (1.34%) Ethernet
15 27 (1.25%) BGP
15 27 (1.25%) Wireless
16 26 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
16 26 (1.20%) HTTP
17 24 (1.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 684 (31.56%) SQL Server
2 224 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 150 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
4 132 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 117 (5.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 111 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 101 (4.66%) Microsoft Power View
8 76 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 63 (2.91%) MySQL
10 52 (2.40%) Big Data
11 40 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.62%) PerformancePoint
13 30 (1.38%) Data Mining
14 27 (1.25%) QlikView
15 26 (1.20%) Relational Database
16 24 (1.11%) Oracle Database
17 23 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
18 21 (0.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
19 20 (0.92%) MS Access
20 17 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 249 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 202 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 142 (6.55%) NUnit
4 101 (4.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 56 (2.58%) MSTest
6 40 (1.85%) Selenium
7 35 (1.62%) Git (software)
8 33 (1.52%) WiX
8 33 (1.52%) MSBuild
9 32 (1.48%) NuGet
9 32 (1.48%) Ranorex
10 27 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
11 20 (0.92%) JMeter
11 20 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (0.83%) JIRA
13 17 (0.78%) Moq
14 16 (0.74%) Eclipse
15 12 (0.55%) FitNesse
15 12 (0.55%) Subversion
16 10 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 487 (22.47%) Finance
2 88 (4.06%) Marketing
3 71 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 45 (2.08%) Automotive
5 41 (1.89%) Retail
6 34 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 34 (1.57%) Legal
7 33 (1.52%) Banking
8 31 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 29 (1.34%) Advertising
10 23 (1.06%) Back Office
11 21 (0.97%) Publishing
12 20 (0.92%) Billing
13 18 (0.83%) Spanish Language
14 17 (0.78%) German Language
15 16 (0.74%) Italian Language
16 15 (0.69%) Dutch Language
16 15 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.69%) Manufacturing
17 10 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 558 (25.75%) Developer
2 361 (16.66%) Analyst
3 178 (8.21%) .NET Developer
4 170 (7.84%) Consultant
4 170 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 163 (7.52%) Support Analyst
6 111 (5.12%) Software Developer
7 107 (4.94%) C# Developer
8 102 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
9 99 (4.57%) Senior Developer
10 91 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 89 (4.11%) Service Analyst
11 89 (4.11%) Architect
12 85 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 85 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
13 80 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 76 (3.51%) Team Leader
15 73 (3.37%) Project Manager
16 71 (3.28%) Technical Support
17 69 (3.18%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (23.26%) .NET
2 337 (15.55%) HTML
3 245 (11.31%) ASP.NET
4 244 (11.26%) CSS
5 192 (8.86%) Web Services
5 192 (8.86%) XML
6 157 (7.25%) WCF
7 119 (5.49%) .NET Framework
8 109 (5.03%) HTML5
9 85 (3.92%) jQuery
9 85 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 64 (2.95%) SOAP
11 57 (2.63%) XSLT
12 52 (2.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 50 (2.31%) CSS3
14 46 (2.12%) Ajax
14 46 (2.12%) J2EE
15 35 (1.62%) X-Windows
15 35 (1.62%) Apache Cordova
16 32 (1.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 295 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 125 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 108 (4.98%) Mathematics
5 87 (4.01%) Mobile App
6 73 (3.37%) Clustering
7 68 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
8 63 (2.91%) Fat Client
8 63 (2.91%) Thin Client
9 58 (2.68%) Blackberry
10 56 (2.58%) User Experience
11 36 (1.66%) Life Science
12 32 (1.48%) Replication
12 32 (1.48%) Blog
13 27 (1.25%) N-Tier
14 26 (1.20%) Chemistry
14 26 (1.20%) Biology
14 26 (1.20%) Biotechnology
14 26 (1.20%) iPhone
15 24 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 823 (37.98%) Windows
2 266 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 248 (11.44%) Windows 7
4 159 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 139 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 135 (6.23%) Windows 8
7 124 (5.72%) Linux
8 80 (3.69%) UNIX
9 79 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 41 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 38 (1.75%) Solaris
11 38 (1.75%) Windows Vista
12 32 (1.48%) Android
13 25 (1.15%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.60%) Windows 2000
16 11 (0.51%) AIX
16 11 (0.51%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (14.86%) ITIL
3 214 (9.88%) Project Management
4 179 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
5 175 (8.08%) Scrum
6 161 (7.43%) MVC
7 145 (6.69%) CRM
8 141 (6.51%) Workflow
9 134 (6.18%) Software Engineering
10 120 (5.54%) OO
11 111 (5.12%) User Stories
12 109 (5.03%) PRINCE2
13 104 (4.80%) Service Management
14 94 (4.34%) TDD
15 88 (4.06%) Service Delivery
16 84 (3.88%) Risk Management
17 83 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
18 81 (3.74%) Unit Testing
19 77 (3.55%) Incident Management
20 76 (3.51%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 658 (30.36%) SQL
2 536 (24.73%) C#
3 287 (13.24%) JavaScript
4 184 (8.49%) T-SQL
5 150 (6.92%) Java
6 119 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 94 (4.34%) VB.NET
8 91 (4.20%) C++
9 83 (3.83%) VBA
10 44 (2.03%) PL/SQL
11 37 (1.71%) C
12 32 (1.48%) VB
13 30 (1.38%) Objective-C
14 24 (1.11%) Perl
14 24 (1.11%) COBOL
15 19 (0.88%) PHP
16 17 (0.78%) R
17 14 (0.65%) ActionScript 2.0
17 14 (0.65%) ActionScript
17 14 (0.65%) Ada
Qualifications
1 364 (16.80%) Degree
2 289 (13.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 182 (8.40%) MCSE
4 156 (7.20%) Cisco Certification
5 128 (5.91%) CCNA
6 111 (5.12%) MCP
7 99 (4.57%) Security Cleared
8 83 (3.83%) SC Cleared
9 67 (3.09%) MCSA
10 59 (2.72%) ISEB
11 56 (2.58%) MCITP
12 49 (2.26%) A+ Certification
13 38 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 38 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 37 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
15 34 (1.57%) CCNP
16 33 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
17 31 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 31 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
18 29 (1.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (8.31%) SLA
2 91 (4.20%) QA
3 51 (2.35%) ISO 9001
4 37 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.46%) GLP
6 9 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.092%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.092%) P3O
7 2 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.092%) COBIT
8 1 (0.046%) HL7
8 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 399 (18.41%) Active Directory
2 291 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 191 (8.81%) Hyper-V
4 163 (7.52%) XenApp
5 83 (3.83%) Terminal Services
6 55 (2.54%) vSphere
7 53 (2.45%) XenDesktop
8 29 (1.34%) VMware ESX
9 23 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 21 (0.97%) UAG
11 20 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
11 20 (0.92%) MetaFrame
12 19 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (0.69%) Terminal Server
14 14 (0.65%) ISA Server
14 14 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.23%) Firmware
17 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 107 (4.94%) Backup Exec
2 99 (4.57%) SCCM
3 77 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
4 68 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 48 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 39 (1.80%) SCOM
7 32 (1.48%) Nagios
8 18 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (0.65%) Data Guard
10 13 (0.60%) OpenView
11 12 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (0.51%) WSUS
13 10 (0.46%) Cacti
14 9 (0.42%) SCDPM
15 7 (0.32%) NetBackup
16 6 (0.28%) AppManager
16 6 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 5 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
18 4 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
19 3 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 404 (18.64%) VMware
2 290 (13.38%) Citrix
3 286 (13.20%) Cisco
4 249 (11.49%) Oracle
5 184 (8.49%) HP
6 132 (6.09%) SAP
7 119 (5.49%) Symantec
8 92 (4.25%) Cognos
9 73 (3.37%) TOWER Software
10 62 (2.86%) Dell
11 61 (2.81%) Tableau
12 57 (2.63%) Veeam
13 41 (1.89%) Sun
14 40 (1.85%) EMC
15 39 (1.80%) F5
16 36 (1.66%) IBM
16 36 (1.66%) NetApp
17 35 (1.62%) Apple
18 33 (1.52%) Adobe
19 29 (1.34%) Red Hat
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent salary + variable + excell
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23-30k DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 - £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35- 47k
Posted: Yesterday
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Car & MS training/exams funded
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago