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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1017 1100 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.48% 21.02% 18.62%
As % of the Vendors category 41.56% 39.02% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 911 987 857
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
2447 2819 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 54.09% 53.87% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 2255 2078
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +2 146 £38,750 -1.27% 7
Woking +3 133 £38,500 -9.41% 11
Leatherhead +5 91 £45,500 +18.18% 10
Reigate +4 70 £53,000 +17.77% 3
Staines 0 68 £36,500 -23.15% 6
Egham -4 43 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Redhill +3 42 £54,501 +21.11% 3
Dorking +2 38 £50,000 +127.27%
Walton-on-Thames 0 22 £52,500 +84.21%
Camberley -3 19 £40,000 - 1
Thames Ditton 0 14 - -
Epsom -11 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Farnham +6 12 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Cobham +5 12 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Godalming 0 11 £22,000 +2.32%
Caterham - 8 £60,000 -
Chertsey -10 5 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Esher - 5 £50,000 - 1
Whyteleafe - 4 £55,000 -
Weybridge -12 1 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Horley - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 878 (44.41%) MS Excel
2 818 (41.38%) Windows
3 654 (33.08%) SQL Server
4 619 (31.31%) SQL
5 559 (28.28%) C#
6 533 (26.96%) .NET
7 514 (26.00%) Finance
8 479 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
9 391 (19.78%) Active Directory
10 359 (18.16%) VMware
11 331 (16.74%) MS Office
12 329 (16.64%) SharePoint
13 323 (16.34%) Degree
14 293 (14.82%) HTML
15 285 (14.42%) MS Exchange
16 264 (13.35%) Firewall
17 262 (13.25%) Cisco
18 260 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
19 257 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 241 (12.19%) Citrix
21 236 (11.94%) WAN
22 233 (11.79%) JavaScript
22 233 (11.79%) ITIL
23 231 (11.68%) ASP.NET
24 223 (11.28%) Microsoft Certification
25 202 (10.22%) LAN
26 201 (10.17%) CSS
27 197 (9.96%) Windows 7
28 196 (9.91%) T-SQL
29 190 (9.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 329 (16.64%) SharePoint
2 285 (14.42%) MS Exchange
3 113 (5.72%) IIS
4 111 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 88 (4.45%) BizTalk Server
6 56 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 45 (2.28%) Lync
9 33 (1.67%) CMS
10 29 (1.47%) SAS
11 28 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
12 26 (1.32%) JBoss
12 26 (1.32%) NServiceBus
13 24 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
14 23 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.61%) Apache
16 12 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
17 8 (0.40%) Commerce Server
17 8 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 878 (44.41%) MS Excel
2 331 (16.74%) MS Office
3 104 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 82 (4.15%) PowerPivot
5 33 (1.67%) MS Project
6 16 (0.81%) InfoPath
7 15 (0.76%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.15%) RoboHelp
10 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 76 (3.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 19 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
4 12 (0.61%) SAP SD
5 8 (0.40%) assyst
6 7 (0.35%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.15%) SAP PS
9 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.10%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.10%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.051%) ProductWriter
10 1 (0.051%) Tridion
10 1 (0.051%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.051%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 114 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (3.49%) Office 365
3 60 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (1.62%) SaaS
5 23 (1.16%) IaaS
6 5 (0.25%) Yammer
6 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.051%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.051%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 264 (13.35%) Firewall
2 236 (11.94%) WAN
3 202 (10.22%) LAN
4 164 (8.30%) DNS
5 145 (7.33%) TCP/IP
6 117 (5.92%) VoIP
7 112 (5.67%) DHCP
8 102 (5.16%) SAN
9 91 (4.60%) VPN
10 57 (2.88%) HTTP
11 55 (2.78%) Internet
12 46 (2.33%) SMTP
13 45 (2.28%) MPLS
14 44 (2.23%) Wireless
15 42 (2.12%) Network Security
16 41 (2.07%) VLAN
17 40 (2.02%) NAS
18 35 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
19 34 (1.72%) SSL
20 32 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 190 (9.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 140 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
4 127 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 110 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 81 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 78 (3.95%) Microsoft Power View
8 57 (2.88%) Big Data
9 35 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 35 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (1.77%) MySQL
10 32 (1.62%) Oracle Database
10 32 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.37%) HDInsight
12 26 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
13 25 (1.26%) QlikView
13 25 (1.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 22 (1.11%) MS Access
14 22 (1.11%) Data Mining
15 21 (1.06%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 175 (8.85%) Visual Studio
2 140 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (3.59%) NUnit
4 61 (3.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 30 (1.52%) ReSharper
6 19 (0.96%) Subversion
7 17 (0.86%) Selenium
8 15 (0.76%) JIRA
9 13 (0.66%) Git (software)
10 12 (0.61%) MSTest
10 12 (0.61%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.46%) JSUnit
13 8 (0.40%) NCrunch
14 6 (0.30%) Ranorex
14 6 (0.30%) MSBuild
14 6 (0.30%) NuGet
14 6 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (0.30%) WiX
15 5 (0.25%) WatiN
General
1 514 (26.00%) Finance
2 83 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 75 (3.79%) Marketing
4 67 (3.39%) Retail
5 38 (1.92%) Banking
6 35 (1.77%) Automotive
7 34 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 33 (1.67%) Aerospace
9 22 (1.11%) Electronics
10 21 (1.06%) Billing
10 21 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.96%) Legal
11 19 (0.96%) Back Office
12 17 (0.86%) Advertising
13 16 (0.81%) Italian Language
13 16 (0.81%) Spanish Language
14 15 (0.76%) German Language
15 14 (0.71%) Dutch Language
16 11 (0.56%) General Ledger
17 8 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 557 (28.17%) Developer
2 352 (17.80%) Analyst
3 188 (9.51%) Support Engineer
4 164 (8.30%) Support Analyst
5 124 (6.27%) .NET Developer
6 117 (5.92%) Consultant
7 113 (5.72%) C# Developer
8 104 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 87 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 85 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 78 (3.95%) Technical Support
12 77 (3.89%) Service Analyst
12 77 (3.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 76 (3.84%) Architect
13 76 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 75 (3.79%) Service Desk Analyst
15 73 (3.69%) 3rd Line Support
16 72 (3.64%) Senior Developer
17 69 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
18 68 (3.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (26.96%) .NET
2 293 (14.82%) HTML
3 231 (11.68%) ASP.NET
4 201 (10.17%) CSS
5 183 (9.26%) .NET Framework
6 175 (8.85%) XML
7 169 (8.55%) Web Services
8 164 (8.30%) WCF
9 123 (6.22%) Entity Framework
10 110 (5.56%) HTML5
11 104 (5.26%) jQuery
12 98 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 48 (2.43%) EDI
14 45 (2.28%) JMS
15 44 (2.23%) EDIFACT
16 42 (2.12%) CSS3
17 38 (1.92%) Ajax
18 36 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
19 34 (1.72%) XML Schema
20 33 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 260 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 98 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 86 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 74 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 71 (3.59%) Clustering
6 71 (3.59%) Mathematics
7 55 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (2.28%) User Experience
9 34 (1.72%) Replication
10 24 (1.21%) iPhone
11 22 (1.11%) Thin Client
11 22 (1.11%) Fat Client
12 21 (1.06%) Neural Network
13 19 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (0.96%) Visualisation
14 17 (0.86%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.81%) PMI
16 15 (0.76%) Telematics
16 15 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 818 (41.38%) Windows
2 197 (9.96%) Windows 7
3 183 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 140 (7.08%) Linux
5 138 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 107 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 81 (4.10%) Windows 8
8 64 (3.24%) Windows XP
9 63 (3.19%) UNIX
10 53 (2.68%) Apple iOS
11 41 (2.07%) Android
12 28 (1.42%) Windows Vista
13 23 (1.16%) Mac OS X
14 18 (0.91%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.40%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 6 (0.30%) Solaris
19 5 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (11.79%) ITIL
3 182 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
4 179 (9.05%) MVC
5 160 (8.09%) Project Management
6 153 (7.74%) Scrum
7 122 (6.17%) OO
8 120 (6.07%) Software Engineering
9 107 (5.41%) CRM
10 101 (5.11%) Service Management
11 99 (5.01%) Workflow
12 91 (4.60%) PRINCE2
13 90 (4.55%) Unit Testing
14 86 (4.35%) User Stories
15 82 (4.15%) Risk Management
16 81 (4.10%) Load Balancing
17 80 (4.05%) Service Delivery
18 78 (3.95%) Project Planning
19 76 (3.84%) TDD
20 69 (3.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 619 (31.31%) SQL
2 559 (28.28%) C#
3 233 (11.79%) JavaScript
4 196 (9.91%) T-SQL
5 155 (7.84%) Java
6 101 (5.11%) VBA
7 84 (4.25%) C++
8 74 (3.74%) PowerShell
9 67 (3.39%) VB.NET
10 47 (2.38%) VB
11 44 (2.23%) ActionScript 2.0
11 44 (2.23%) ActionScript
12 31 (1.57%) COBOL
13 26 (1.32%) PHP
14 24 (1.21%) Ada
15 22 (1.11%) R
16 19 (0.96%) Perl
17 17 (0.86%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.71%) C
19 10 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 323 (16.34%) Degree
2 223 (11.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 136 (6.88%) MCSE
4 135 (6.83%) MCP
5 134 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 108 (5.46%) CCNA
7 62 (3.14%) MCSA
8 55 (2.78%) MCITP
9 53 (2.68%) A+ Certification
10 42 (2.12%) CCNP
10 42 (2.12%) Security Cleared
11 37 (1.87%) SC Cleared
12 32 (1.62%) SAP Certification
13 21 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 21 (1.06%) CCSP
13 21 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
14 20 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
14 20 (1.01%) PMI Certification
15 19 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (7.84%) SLA
2 89 (4.50%) QA
3 51 (2.58%) ISO 9001
4 46 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.15%) COBIT
6 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.051%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.051%) P3O
System Software
1 391 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 257 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 148 (7.49%) Hyper-V
4 128 (6.47%) XenApp
5 72 (3.64%) XenDesktop
6 47 (2.38%) vSphere
7 40 (2.02%) Terminal Services
8 38 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 24 (1.21%) VMware ESX
10 21 (1.06%) Terminal Server
11 11 (0.56%) XenServer
12 10 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.51%) Docker
13 8 (0.40%) vCloud
13 8 (0.40%) Firmware
14 4 (0.20%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.20%) Snort
15 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.15%) KVM
16 2 (0.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 106 (5.36%) SCCM
2 72 (3.64%) Backup Exec
3 37 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (0.96%) SCOM
6 12 (0.61%) WSUS
6 12 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 11 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.51%) Puppet
8 10 (0.51%) Nagios
9 8 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (0.35%) OpenView
10 7 (0.35%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.30%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.20%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.20%) Hyperic
12 4 (0.20%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 359 (18.16%) VMware
2 262 (13.25%) Cisco
3 241 (12.19%) Citrix
4 178 (9.00%) HP
5 156 (7.89%) Oracle
6 98 (4.96%) SAP
7 85 (4.30%) Symantec
8 84 (4.25%) Cognos
9 65 (3.29%) TOWER Software
10 48 (2.43%) Apple
10 48 (2.43%) Tableau
11 38 (1.92%) Dell
12 37 (1.87%) Juniper
13 36 (1.82%) F5
14 31 (1.57%) NetApp
15 26 (1.32%) Sun
15 26 (1.32%) Veeam
16 23 (1.16%) IBM
17 20 (1.01%) MobileIron
18 18 (0.91%) ServiceNow
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