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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 976 1052 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.03% 21.57% 20.76%
As % of the Vendors category 41.87% 39.08% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 897 928 885
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2331 2692 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.61% 55.20% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 2154 2056
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Woking +1 113 £40,000 -3.61% 10
Guildford +9 110 £35,000 -4.10% 18
Redhill +3 76 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Leatherhead +3 64 £33,000 -30.52% 5
Egham +4 60 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Staines +9 59 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Reigate -6 38 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Godalming +2 31 £31,500 +43.18%
Dorking 0 29 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Camberley +10 28 £37,000 +32.14% 1
Weybridge +4 27 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Epsom +1 14 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Chertsey -10 14 £40,750 +5.84%
Walton-on-Thames -24 7 £45,000 +100.00%
Cobham -4 5 £27,500 -31.25%
Farnham -7 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Caterham - 3 £27,500 - 1
Horley +11 2 £22,250 -
Oxted +3 1 £29,000 -31.76%
Addlestone +1 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Thames Ditton 0 1 £35,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 £35,000 +50.53%
Tadworth - 1 £20,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 867 (44.08%) Windows
2 827 (42.04%) MS Excel
3 728 (37.01%) SQL Server
4 686 (34.88%) SQL
5 513 (26.08%) C#
6 508 (25.83%) VMware
7 499 (25.37%) .NET
8 487 (24.76%) Active Directory
9 448 (22.78%) Finance
10 383 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
11 374 (19.01%) MS Office
12 356 (18.10%) MS Exchange
13 348 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 338 (17.18%) Cisco
15 332 (16.88%) SharePoint
16 324 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
17 309 (15.71%) Firewall
18 308 (15.66%) ITIL
19 295 (15.00%) WAN
20 269 (13.68%) Degree
21 266 (13.52%) LAN
22 254 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
23 251 (12.76%) ASP.NET
24 250 (12.71%) Citrix
25 247 (12.56%) HTML
26 242 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
27 237 (12.05%) JavaScript
28 231 (11.74%) MVC
28 231 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
29 222 (11.29%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 356 (18.10%) MS Exchange
2 332 (16.88%) SharePoint
3 202 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 139 (7.07%) IIS
5 99 (5.03%) BizTalk Server
6 85 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 78 (3.97%) Lync
8 43 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 39 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (1.37%) CMS
11 24 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 23 (1.17%) Apache
13 22 (1.12%) NServiceBus
14 19 (0.97%) IBM Notes
15 18 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
16 15 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
17 12 (0.61%) WebLogic
18 10 (0.51%) SAS
19 9 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 827 (42.04%) MS Excel
2 374 (19.01%) MS Office
3 66 (3.36%) PowerPivot
4 59 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 40 (2.03%) MS Visio
6 35 (1.78%) MS Project
7 11 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.15%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.10%) SPSS
11 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.051%) InDesign
11 1 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.051%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 59 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 26 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.41%) assyst
5 6 (0.31%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.31%) SAP FI
5 6 (0.31%) SAP PS
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.10%) Agresso
9 2 (0.10%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.051%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.051%) Tridion
10 1 (0.051%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.051%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 119 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (5.90%) Office 365
3 96 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (1.93%) SaaS
5 19 (0.97%) IaaS
6 6 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
7 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.10%) PaaS
9 1 (0.051%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.051%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.051%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 309 (15.71%) Firewall
2 295 (15.00%) WAN
3 266 (13.52%) LAN
4 194 (9.86%) DNS
5 146 (7.42%) TCP/IP
6 142 (7.22%) SAN
7 141 (7.17%) DHCP
8 127 (6.46%) VPN
9 92 (4.68%) VoIP
10 67 (3.41%) HTTP
11 66 (3.36%) SMTP
12 59 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (2.44%) Internet
14 47 (2.39%) VLAN
15 41 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
15 41 (2.08%) NAS
16 32 (1.63%) Network Security
17 31 (1.58%) iSCSI
17 31 (1.58%) MPLS
18 30 (1.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (37.01%) SQL Server
2 169 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 140 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 102 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 93 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 84 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 73 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 47 (2.39%) Big Data
10 39 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 38 (1.93%) Oracle Database
12 36 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 34 (1.73%) Hadoop
14 28 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
15 27 (1.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 24 (1.22%) Microsoft Power View
17 23 (1.17%) Apache Hive
18 19 (0.97%) MySQL
19 18 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
20 17 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 113 (5.74%) Visual Studio
2 96 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (2.14%) ReSharper
3 42 (2.14%) NUnit
4 30 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 29 (1.47%) Subversion
6 8 (0.41%) JIRA
7 7 (0.36%) Selenium
7 7 (0.36%) JSUnit
7 7 (0.36%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.36%) ERwin
7 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.36%) NCrunch
8 5 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.25%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.20%) ProC
9 4 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.15%) Toad
10 3 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (0.10%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 448 (22.78%) Finance
2 62 (3.15%) Retail
3 55 (2.80%) Marketing
4 47 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 45 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 43 (2.19%) Banking
7 29 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 18 (0.92%) Advertising
8 18 (0.92%) Electronics
8 18 (0.92%) German Language
9 17 (0.86%) French Language
10 16 (0.81%) Spanish Language
11 13 (0.66%) Italian Language
11 13 (0.66%) Back Office
11 13 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.66%) Automotive
11 13 (0.66%) Publishing
12 12 (0.61%) Legal
13 11 (0.56%) Dutch Language
14 10 (0.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 521 (26.49%) Developer
2 314 (15.96%) Analyst
3 179 (9.10%) Support Engineer
4 144 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 133 (6.76%) C# Developer
6 121 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 114 (5.80%) Consultant
8 98 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 89 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 84 (4.27%) Architect
11 83 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 80 (4.07%) Administrator
13 77 (3.91%) Project Manager
14 74 (3.76%) IT Support
15 68 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
15 68 (3.46%) Senior Developer
16 63 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
16 63 (3.20%) Technical Support
16 63 (3.20%) BizTalk Developer
17 62 (3.15%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (25.37%) .NET
2 251 (12.76%) ASP.NET
3 247 (12.56%) HTML
4 222 (11.29%) .NET Framework
5 208 (10.57%) WCF
6 182 (9.25%) Web Services
7 174 (8.85%) CSS
8 159 (8.08%) Entity Framework
9 143 (7.27%) jQuery
10 128 (6.51%) XML
11 124 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 105 (5.34%) HTML5
13 64 (3.25%) EDI
14 61 (3.10%) JMS
14 61 (3.10%) EDIFACT
15 47 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (1.88%) AngularJS
16 37 (1.88%) REST
17 36 (1.83%) Middleware
18 34 (1.73%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 231 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
2 147 (7.47%) Clustering
3 127 (6.46%) Data Centre
4 73 (3.71%) Computer Science
5 66 (3.36%) Blackberry
6 50 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 43 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 40 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 34 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
11 33 (1.68%) Replication
12 28 (1.42%) iPad
13 26 (1.32%) iPhone
14 21 (1.07%) User Experience
14 21 (1.07%) AS400
15 20 (1.02%) Telematics
16 19 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
17 17 (0.86%) Blog
18 16 (0.81%) EqualLogic
19 15 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 867 (44.08%) Windows
2 254 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 242 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 183 (9.30%) Linux
5 158 (8.03%) Windows 7
6 99 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (4.32%) Windows 8
8 66 (3.36%) Windows XP
9 46 (2.34%) UNIX
10 44 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (1.42%) Android
12 27 (1.37%) Solaris
12 27 (1.37%) Mac OS X
13 24 (1.22%) AIX
13 24 (1.22%) Apple iOS
14 16 (0.81%) Windows 2000
15 15 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
15 15 (0.76%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (15.66%) ITIL
3 231 (11.74%) MVC
4 156 (7.93%) Project Management
5 142 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
6 108 (5.49%) Load Balancing
7 103 (5.24%) Scrum
8 90 (4.58%) Service Management
9 81 (4.12%) Software Engineering
10 78 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
11 77 (3.91%) CRM
11 77 (3.91%) Change Management
12 76 (3.86%) OO
13 75 (3.81%) PRINCE2
13 75 (3.81%) Migration
14 73 (3.71%) Asset Management
15 68 (3.46%) Project Planning
15 68 (3.46%) Unit Testing
15 68 (3.46%) Mentoring
16 64 (3.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 686 (34.88%) SQL
2 513 (26.08%) C#
3 237 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 160 (8.13%) T-SQL
5 94 (4.78%) VBA
6 82 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 79 (4.02%) PowerShell
8 61 (3.10%) ActionScript 2.0
8 61 (3.10%) ActionScript
8 61 (3.10%) Java
9 49 (2.49%) C++
10 46 (2.34%) VB
11 25 (1.27%) Perl
12 22 (1.12%) VBScript
13 21 (1.07%) PHP
14 20 (1.02%) PL/SQL
15 12 (0.61%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.56%) ANSI SQL
17 10 (0.51%) Ada
17 10 (0.51%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 324 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 269 (13.68%) Degree
3 201 (10.22%) MCSE
4 179 (9.10%) MCP
5 110 (5.59%) MCSA
6 107 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
7 93 (4.73%) MCITP
8 86 (4.37%) CCNA
9 55 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
9 55 (2.80%) Security Cleared
10 46 (2.34%) CCNP
11 41 (2.08%) SC Cleared
12 26 (1.32%) SAP Certification
13 25 (1.27%) A+ Certification
14 24 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (0.81%) MCTS
15 16 (0.81%) CCSP
16 14 (0.71%) CISSP
17 13 (0.66%) PMI Certification
17 13 (0.66%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (9.00%) SLA
2 74 (3.76%) QA
3 53 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (2.19%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.25%) HL7
6 5 (0.25%) WCAG
6 5 (0.25%) WAI
7 2 (0.10%) DICOM
7 2 (0.10%) P3O
8 1 (0.051%) SNOMED CT
8 1 (0.051%) COBIT
8 1 (0.051%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.051%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 487 (24.76%) Active Directory
2 348 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 197 (10.02%) Hyper-V
4 123 (6.25%) XenApp
5 51 (2.59%) vSphere
6 42 (2.14%) XenDesktop
7 40 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (1.83%) VMware ESX
9 25 (1.27%) UAG
10 23 (1.17%) Terminal Server
11 18 (0.92%) Terminal Services
12 17 (0.86%) ISA Server
13 16 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 16 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
14 12 (0.61%) XenServer
15 11 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (0.51%) Firmware
17 8 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
18 7 (0.36%) Docker
19 6 (0.31%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 192 (9.76%) SCCM
2 82 (4.17%) SCOM
3 81 (4.12%) Backup Exec
4 54 (2.75%) WSUS
5 15 (0.76%) SCVMM
6 14 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.41%) Puppet
9 8 (0.41%) WMI
9 8 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.25%) DameWare
11 5 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.25%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.20%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.20%) Hyperic
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 508 (25.83%) VMware
2 338 (17.18%) Cisco
3 250 (12.71%) Citrix
4 198 (10.07%) HP
5 148 (7.52%) Oracle
6 75 (3.81%) Symantec
7 65 (3.30%) Dell
8 64 (3.25%) NetApp
9 56 (2.85%) 3PAR
10 53 (2.69%) SAP
11 50 (2.54%) Juniper
12 46 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 43 (2.19%) IBM
14 37 (1.88%) TOWER Software
15 35 (1.78%) Cognos
16 34 (1.73%) Apple
17 33 (1.68%) Avaya
18 31 (1.58%) F5
19 26 (1.32%) SolarWinds
19 26 (1.32%) SonicWALL
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 20-50k+Bens DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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