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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 960 1029 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.64% 22.29% 20.85%
As % of the Vendors category 42.82% 41.69% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 820 923 982
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,720 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
2242 2468 2809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.86% 53.47% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1996 2243
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +4 198 £36,500 -8.75% 18
Woking -1 97 £45,000 +36.36% 15
Camberley +1 58 £40,000 - 1
Redhill +3 53 £52,500 -1.86% 5
Reigate -21 41 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Epsom +14 40 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Leatherhead -8 25 £45,000 - 1
Egham +12 22 £55,000 +40.12% 4
Staines -7 19 £55,000 +50.68% 2
Godalming +4 18 £45,000 +136.84% 1
Farnham -3 18 £30,791 +25.67%
Weybridge -1 15 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Cobham -4 15 £26,500 -11.66%
Dorking -4 12 £34,750 -30.50%
Whyteleafe 0 10 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Chertsey -5 6 £47,500 +31.94%
Caterham -1 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Thames Ditton +1 4 £42,500 -
Walton-on-Thames -29 4 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Horley -10 2 £16,500 -49.23%
Shepperton - 2 £22,500 -
Tadworth - 1 £23,500 -
Virginia Water - 1 £24,750 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 796 (43.98%) MS Excel
2 781 (43.15%) Windows
3 603 (33.31%) SQL Server
4 545 (30.11%) SQL
5 490 (27.07%) Active Directory
6 418 (23.09%) MS Office
6 418 (23.09%) Windows Server
7 394 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
8 393 (21.71%) VMware
9 384 (21.22%) C#
10 373 (20.61%) .NET
11 361 (19.94%) Finance
12 344 (19.01%) MS Exchange
13 327 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 309 (17.07%) Degree
15 285 (15.75%) Firewall
16 270 (14.92%) Windows Server 2012
17 265 (14.64%) Cisco
18 261 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 257 (14.20%) ITIL
20 255 (14.09%) JavaScript
21 254 (14.03%) Hyper-V
22 233 (12.87%) HTML
23 227 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
24 195 (10.77%) CSS
25 188 (10.39%) CRM
26 185 (10.22%) SharePoint
27 183 (10.11%) Windows 7
28 181 (10.00%) Office 365
29 179 (9.89%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 344 (19.01%) MS Exchange
2 185 (10.22%) SharePoint
3 151 (8.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 127 (7.02%) IIS
5 120 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 117 (6.46%) Skype for Business
7 92 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 51 (2.82%) CMS
9 35 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (1.33%) Apache
11 21 (1.16%) SAS
12 18 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.94%) WordPress
14 13 (0.72%) Node.js
15 12 (0.66%) Joomla!
16 11 (0.61%) Alfresco
16 11 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
18 9 (0.50%) JBoss
19 8 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 796 (43.98%) MS Excel
2 418 (23.09%) MS Office
3 119 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 68 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 44 (2.43%) MS Project
6 22 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.39%) Acrobat
7 7 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.33%) Maple
9 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.22%) InDesign
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.055%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 127 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.39%) SAP GRC
6 6 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.17%) OpenCart
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.17%) Primavera
9 3 (0.17%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.11%) BPCS
10 2 (0.11%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.055%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.055%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.055%) SAP MDM
11 1 (0.055%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 181 (10.00%) Office 365
2 137 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.38%) SaaS
5 22 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.05%) Yammer
7 11 (0.61%) PaaS
8 8 (0.44%) IaaS
9 7 (0.39%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.17%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.11%) AdWords
13 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.055%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 285 (15.75%) Firewall
2 179 (9.89%) DNS
3 166 (9.17%) WAN
4 152 (8.40%) LAN
5 121 (6.69%) SAN
6 108 (5.97%) TCP/IP
7 101 (5.58%) VPN
8 82 (4.53%) DHCP
9 67 (3.70%) VLAN
10 64 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
11 54 (2.98%) VoIP
12 41 (2.27%) Network Security
13 40 (2.21%) SSL
14 28 (1.55%) Internet
15 26 (1.44%) SNMP
15 26 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
16 25 (1.38%) Skype
17 24 (1.33%) BGP
18 22 (1.22%) Unified Communications
19 19 (1.05%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (33.31%) SQL Server
2 163 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 137 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 97 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 90 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 89 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 83 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
9 67 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 61 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 32 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
12 30 (1.66%) Big Data
13 29 (1.60%) Data Mining
14 24 (1.33%) PowerPivot
15 23 (1.27%) OLAP
16 21 (1.16%) Oracle Database
17 20 (1.10%) RDBMS
18 17 (0.94%) OLAP Cube
18 17 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
19 16 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 152 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 128 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 117 (6.46%) NUnit
4 101 (5.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 43 (2.38%) Selenium
6 25 (1.38%) JIRA
7 20 (1.10%) Cucumber
8 18 (0.99%) SoapUI
9 13 (0.72%) Subversion
10 10 (0.55%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.44%) Git (software)
12 7 (0.39%) ProC
12 7 (0.39%) ReSharper
13 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.28%) CaliberRM
14 5 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
14 5 (0.28%) RequisitePro
15 4 (0.22%) ERwin
15 4 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
15 4 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 361 (19.94%) Finance
2 72 (3.98%) Retail
3 69 (3.81%) Marketing
4 52 (2.87%) Advertising
5 41 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 31 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 28 (1.55%) Legal
7 28 (1.55%) Local Government
8 25 (1.38%) Electronics
9 23 (1.27%) Back Office
10 21 (1.16%) Banking
11 10 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.50%) Games
12 9 (0.50%) German Language
13 7 (0.39%) Publishing
14 5 (0.28%) Automotive
14 5 (0.28%) Law
15 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 388 (21.44%) Developer
2 343 (18.95%) Analyst
3 184 (10.17%) Support Engineer
4 179 (9.89%) C# Developer
5 168 (9.28%) Consultant
6 136 (7.51%) .NET Developer
7 134 (7.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 131 (7.24%) Support Analyst
9 121 (6.69%) Project Manager
10 98 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 92 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
12 86 (4.75%) IT Support
13 85 (4.70%) Service Analyst
14 81 (4.48%) 1st Line Support
15 80 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 79 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
17 78 (4.31%) Senior Developer
17 78 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
18 69 (3.81%) Desktop Support
19 64 (3.54%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (20.61%) .NET
2 233 (12.87%) HTML
3 195 (10.77%) CSS
4 152 (8.40%) ASP.NET
5 116 (6.41%) XML
6 105 (5.80%) HTML5
7 94 (5.19%) .NET Framework
8 83 (4.59%) CSS3
9 80 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (4.20%) WCF
11 73 (4.03%) jQuery
12 69 (3.81%) Web Services
13 50 (2.76%) Entity Framework
14 42 (2.32%) AngularJS
15 40 (2.21%) WPF
16 39 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 35 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 35 (1.93%) SOAP
18 32 (1.77%) Ajax
19 30 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 175 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (7.96%) Computer Science
3 130 (7.18%) Data Centre
4 98 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 77 (4.25%) Management Information System
6 75 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
7 71 (3.92%) Clustering
8 56 (3.09%) Driving Licence
9 52 (2.87%) Blackberry
10 33 (1.82%) Reinsurance
11 31 (1.71%) User Experience
12 27 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 26 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
14 23 (1.27%) Replication
15 22 (1.22%) Cybercrime
16 21 (1.16%) Private Cloud
17 20 (1.10%) Visualisation
18 14 (0.77%) Data Integration
18 14 (0.77%) FMCG
18 14 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 781 (43.15%) Windows
2 418 (23.09%) Windows Server
3 327 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 270 (14.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 183 (10.11%) Windows 7
6 150 (8.29%) Linux
7 125 (6.91%) Windows 8
8 91 (5.03%) Windows XP
9 85 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (2.32%) Android
10 42 (2.32%) Unix
11 37 (2.04%) Apple iOS
12 34 (1.88%) Windows 10
13 22 (1.22%) Solaris
14 19 (1.05%) Windows Vista
15 16 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (0.77%) Windows 2000
17 11 (0.61%) SUSE
18 7 (0.39%) Debian
18 7 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (14.20%) ITIL
3 188 (10.39%) CRM
4 170 (9.39%) Project Management
5 158 (8.73%) PRINCE2
6 157 (8.67%) MVC
7 141 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
8 110 (6.08%) Scrum
9 103 (5.69%) Business Analysis
9 103 (5.69%) Software Engineering
9 103 (5.69%) Unit Testing
10 102 (5.64%) OO
11 100 (5.52%) Presales
12 93 (5.14%) Service Management
13 90 (4.97%) Service Delivery
14 82 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 80 (4.42%) User Stories
16 76 (4.20%) TDD
17 75 (4.14%) Financial Modelling
18 73 (4.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 545 (30.11%) SQL
2 384 (21.22%) C#
3 255 (14.09%) JavaScript
4 105 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 66 (3.65%) C++
6 64 (3.54%) C
7 57 (3.15%) PowerShell
8 49 (2.71%) VBA
9 41 (2.27%) Java
10 29 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 28 (1.55%) Perl
12 22 (1.22%) PHP
12 22 (1.22%) VB.NET
13 17 (0.94%) VB
14 13 (0.72%) Python
14 13 (0.72%) R
15 9 (0.50%) F#
15 9 (0.50%) Ruby
15 9 (0.50%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 309 (17.07%) Degree
2 261 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 140 (7.73%) MCSE
4 121 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
5 101 (5.58%) CCNA
6 87 (4.81%) MCSA
7 67 (3.70%) MCP
8 64 (3.54%) MCITP
9 57 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 53 (2.93%) Security Cleared
11 39 (2.15%) SC Cleared
12 38 (2.10%) CCNP
12 38 (2.10%) MCTS
12 38 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 28 (1.55%) CISSP
14 25 (1.38%) CISM
14 25 (1.38%) MCDST
15 24 (1.33%) CCDA
15 24 (1.33%) CISA
16 16 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (9.61%) SLA
2 120 (6.63%) QA
3 39 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (1.77%) ISO 9001
5 23 (1.27%) ISO22301
6 16 (0.88%) ISO 14001
7 14 (0.77%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.72%) GAAP
9 10 (0.55%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (0.33%) SEPA
11 5 (0.28%) RMADS
12 4 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.22%) ISO27005
12 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.17%) DICOM
13 3 (0.17%) HL7
14 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
14 2 (0.11%) FIPS 140-2
15 1 (0.055%) SDET
System Software
1 490 (27.07%) Active Directory
2 254 (14.03%) Hyper-V
3 227 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (3.81%) XenApp
5 52 (2.87%) VMware ESX
6 51 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (2.60%) vSphere
8 25 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 21 (1.16%) XenDesktop
10 20 (1.10%) VMware Server
11 14 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (0.55%) Firmware
13 7 (0.39%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.39%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.33%) XenServer
15 4 (0.22%) Corosync
16 3 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
17 1 (0.055%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 128 (7.07%) SCCM
2 72 (3.98%) SCOM
3 40 (2.21%) Backup Exec
4 36 (1.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 36 (1.99%) WSUS
5 28 (1.55%) SCSM
6 22 (1.22%) SCVMM
7 21 (1.16%) SCOrch
8 17 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (0.61%) vMotion
10 9 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 9 (0.50%) Kibana
11 7 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (0.39%) Nagios
11 7 (0.39%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.39%) SCDPM
12 6 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 393 (21.71%) VMware
2 265 (14.64%) Cisco
3 166 (9.17%) Citrix
4 135 (7.46%) Oracle
5 78 (4.31%) HP
6 74 (4.09%) Dell
7 68 (3.76%) SAP
8 47 (2.60%) SolarWinds
8 47 (2.60%) Symantec
9 37 (2.04%) Google
9 37 (2.04%) IBM
10 36 (1.99%) TOWER Software
11 34 (1.88%) F5
12 29 (1.60%) Juniper
13 28 (1.55%) NetApp
14 24 (1.33%) CheckPoint
14 24 (1.33%) LANDesk
15 23 (1.27%) Dell Compellent
15 23 (1.27%) Intel Security
16 21 (1.16%) SonicWALL
Richmond, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Purley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Henderson Scott
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Great bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £67000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 35000 Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago