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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1118 924 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 24.44% 20.28% 21.68%
As % of the Vendors category 45.47% 37.70% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 807 1063
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £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
2459 2451 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 53.76% 53.80% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2015 1942 2427
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £26,220
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Reigate +1 134 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Guildford +2 123 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Woking +2 92 £40,000 +12.67% 10
Redhill +11 77 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Egham +13 68 £47,500 -17.39%
Dorking +2 58 £27,500 -1.78% 2
Epsom +1 37 £39,750 -9.40% 4
Camberley 0 35 £40,750 +31.45% 3
Staines -3 31 £41,500 -17.00% 3
Leatherhead -8 26 £49,000 +40.00% 4
Weybridge +10 24 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Addlestone - 19 £19,000 -
Farnham +15 15 £32,500 +38.29% 2
Cobham - 12 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +2 8 £52,500 +128.26% 1
Shepperton +2 6 £32,500 +18.18%
Godalming -3 5 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 4 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Chertsey -3 3 £51,000 +37.83%
Horley - 2 - -
Thames Ditton +3 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Caterham -1 1 £25,000 -3.84%
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1047 (47.68%) MS Excel
2 826 (37.61%) Windows
3 730 (33.24%) SQL Server
4 668 (30.42%) SQL
5 592 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
6 571 (26.00%) C#
7 558 (25.41%) .NET
8 465 (21.17%) Finance
9 401 (18.26%) Degree
10 399 (18.17%) MS Office
11 397 (18.08%) Active Directory
12 391 (17.81%) VMware
13 385 (17.53%) SharePoint
14 365 (16.62%) HTML
15 318 (14.48%) JavaScript
16 314 (14.30%) ITIL
17 291 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 291 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
18 290 (13.21%) ASP.NET
19 288 (13.11%) Citrix
20 286 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
21 283 (12.89%) MS Exchange
22 282 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
23 267 (12.16%) Cisco
23 267 (12.16%) Firewall
24 265 (12.07%) CSS
25 259 (11.79%) Visual Studio
26 247 (11.25%) Oracle
27 242 (11.02%) Windows 7
28 241 (10.97%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 385 (17.53%) SharePoint
2 283 (12.89%) MS Exchange
3 165 (7.51%) IIS
4 121 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 75 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 75 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 65 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 64 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
8 57 (2.60%) Lync
9 47 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 37 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 32 (1.46%) CMS
11 32 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 31 (1.41%) JBoss
13 30 (1.37%) Node.js
14 16 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (0.55%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.55%) SAS
16 10 (0.46%) MS Project Server
16 10 (0.46%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1047 (47.68%) MS Excel
2 399 (18.17%) MS Office
3 122 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 66 (3.01%) PowerPivot
5 60 (2.73%) MS Project
6 32 (1.46%) MS Visio
7 20 (0.91%) InfoPath
8 16 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.091%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.091%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.091%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.046%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 101 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.27%) Cognos Planning
5 6 (0.27%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.18%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.18%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.14%) CODA-Financials
8 3 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.046%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.046%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 95 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (2.60%) Office 365
3 30 (1.37%) IaaS
4 25 (1.14%) SaaS
5 19 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (0.82%) PaaS
7 10 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 267 (12.16%) Firewall
2 198 (9.02%) WAN
3 166 (7.56%) DNS
4 163 (7.42%) SAN
5 159 (7.24%) LAN
6 120 (5.46%) TCP/IP
7 115 (5.24%) DHCP
8 109 (4.96%) Internet
9 74 (3.37%) VPN
10 69 (3.14%) VoIP
11 56 (2.55%) VLAN
12 45 (2.05%) Network Security
13 35 (1.59%) Ethernet
14 34 (1.55%) Wireless
15 30 (1.37%) iSCSI
16 28 (1.28%) MPLS
17 26 (1.18%) ADSL
18 25 (1.14%) Broadband
19 23 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
20 22 (1.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 730 (33.24%) SQL Server
2 193 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 129 (5.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 128 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
5 121 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 98 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 88 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 78 (3.55%) Microsoft Power View
9 64 (2.91%) MySQL
10 47 (2.14%) Big Data
11 46 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (1.28%) Relational Database
12 28 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
13 27 (1.23%) Data Mining
14 26 (1.18%) Oracle Database
15 24 (1.09%) QlikView
16 20 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
19 16 (0.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 259 (11.79%) Visual Studio
2 205 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 158 (7.19%) NUnit
4 112 (5.10%) Rhino Mocks
5 57 (2.60%) MSTest
6 51 (2.32%) Selenium
7 37 (1.68%) Git (software)
8 35 (1.59%) WiX
8 35 (1.59%) MSBuild
8 35 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
9 34 (1.55%) NuGet
9 34 (1.55%) Ranorex
10 25 (1.14%) JMeter
10 25 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (1.09%) Moq
12 18 (0.82%) JIRA
13 16 (0.73%) FitNesse
13 16 (0.73%) Eclipse
14 15 (0.68%) Ant
15 10 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 465 (21.17%) Finance
2 94 (4.28%) Marketing
3 71 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 38 (1.73%) Automotive
5 37 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 37 (1.68%) Retail
6 36 (1.64%) Banking
7 32 (1.46%) Legal
8 26 (1.18%) Advertising
9 24 (1.09%) Publishing
10 23 (1.05%) Aerospace
11 22 (1.00%) Back Office
12 21 (0.96%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.82%) German Language
13 18 (0.82%) Spanish Language
14 16 (0.73%) Italian Language
14 16 (0.73%) Billing
15 15 (0.68%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.68%) Dutch Language
16 10 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 591 (26.91%) Developer
2 358 (16.30%) Analyst
3 226 (10.29%) .NET Developer
4 184 (8.38%) Consultant
5 153 (6.97%) Support Analyst
5 153 (6.97%) Support Engineer
6 129 (5.87%) Software Developer
7 128 (5.83%) C# Developer
8 105 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 96 (4.37%) 1st Line Support
10 91 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 86 (3.92%) Architect
12 85 (3.87%) Team Leader
13 82 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 77 (3.51%) Service Analyst
15 73 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
16 72 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 66 (3.01%) Administrator
18 63 (2.87%) Technical Support
19 61 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 558 (25.41%) .NET
2 365 (16.62%) HTML
3 290 (13.21%) ASP.NET
4 265 (12.07%) CSS
5 241 (10.97%) Web Services
6 216 (9.84%) XML
7 179 (8.15%) WCF
8 137 (6.24%) .NET Framework
9 123 (5.60%) HTML5
10 114 (5.19%) jQuery
11 113 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (3.51%) SOAP
13 69 (3.14%) XSLT
14 58 (2.64%) CSS3
15 57 (2.60%) Ajax
16 53 (2.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 48 (2.19%) J2EE
18 39 (1.78%) LINQ
19 37 (1.68%) X-Windows
20 36 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 291 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 134 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 131 (5.97%) Mathematics
5 72 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 64 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (2.82%) Clustering
8 60 (2.73%) Blackberry
9 57 (2.60%) Thin Client
9 57 (2.60%) Fat Client
10 54 (2.46%) User Experience
11 49 (2.23%) Life Science
12 36 (1.64%) N-Tier
13 34 (1.55%) Chemistry
13 34 (1.55%) Biology
13 34 (1.55%) Replication
13 34 (1.55%) Blog
14 33 (1.50%) Biotechnology
15 31 (1.41%) Open Source
16 27 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 826 (37.61%) Windows
2 286 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 242 (11.02%) Windows 7
4 173 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 140 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 131 (5.97%) Windows 8
7 124 (5.65%) Linux
8 88 (4.01%) Windows XP
9 85 (3.87%) UNIX
10 44 (2.00%) Solaris
10 44 (2.00%) Windows Vista
11 36 (1.64%) Apple iOS
12 28 (1.28%) Mac OS X
13 24 (1.09%) Android
14 15 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.59%) Windows 2000
16 11 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.46%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.41%) AIX
19 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (14.30%) ITIL
3 208 (9.47%) Project Management
4 187 (8.52%) Scrum
5 177 (8.06%) MVC
6 164 (7.47%) Software Engineering
7 148 (6.74%) CRM
7 148 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
8 145 (6.60%) Workflow
9 130 (5.92%) OO
10 112 (5.10%) TDD
11 111 (5.05%) User Stories
12 101 (4.60%) PRINCE2
13 93 (4.23%) Service Management
14 91 (4.14%) Unit Testing
15 84 (3.83%) Service Delivery
16 83 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
17 80 (3.64%) Financial Modelling
18 78 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
19 71 (3.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 668 (30.42%) SQL
2 571 (26.00%) C#
3 318 (14.48%) JavaScript
4 165 (7.51%) T-SQL
5 142 (6.47%) Java
6 114 (5.19%) VB.NET
7 113 (5.15%) PowerShell
8 97 (4.42%) C++
9 62 (2.82%) VBA
10 51 (2.32%) PL/SQL
11 39 (1.78%) C
12 36 (1.64%) VB
13 31 (1.41%) Objective-C
14 23 (1.05%) Perl
15 20 (0.91%) PHP
16 17 (0.77%) COBOL
17 16 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.68%) R
19 12 (0.55%) VBScript
20 10 (0.46%) Ada
Qualifications
1 401 (18.26%) Degree
2 291 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 185 (8.42%) MCSE
4 141 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (5.42%) CCNA
6 105 (4.78%) Security Cleared
7 102 (4.64%) MCP
8 81 (3.69%) SC Cleared
9 70 (3.19%) ISEB
10 57 (2.60%) MCITP
11 54 (2.46%) MCSA
12 40 (1.82%) A+ Certification
13 39 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
14 36 (1.64%) PhD
15 33 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 33 (1.50%) Network+ Certification
16 31 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 29 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 28 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
19 27 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (7.83%) SLA
2 100 (4.55%) QA
3 47 (2.14%) ISO 9001
4 32 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.46%) GLP
6 6 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.091%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.091%) P3O
7 2 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.091%) COBIT
7 2 (0.091%) HL7
8 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 397 (18.08%) Active Directory
2 282 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (9.29%) Hyper-V
4 148 (6.74%) XenApp
5 78 (3.55%) Terminal Services
6 49 (2.23%) XenDesktop
7 47 (2.14%) vSphere
8 27 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 24 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
11 22 (1.00%) UAG
12 20 (0.91%) ISA Server
12 20 (0.91%) MetaFrame
13 16 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
13 16 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 13 (0.59%) Terminal Server
15 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.36%) XenServer
17 7 (0.32%) Firmware
18 5 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 98 (4.46%) Backup Exec
2 94 (4.28%) SCCM
3 81 (3.69%) HP Quality Center
4 62 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 50 (2.28%) SCVMM
6 43 (1.96%) SCOM
7 29 (1.32%) Nagios
8 16 (0.73%) Data Guard
9 14 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 12 (0.55%) WSUS
11 11 (0.50%) OpenView
11 11 (0.50%) SCDPM
11 11 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
12 9 (0.41%) Cacti
13 7 (0.32%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.27%) AppManager
14 6 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 4 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
16 3 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 3 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 391 (17.81%) VMware
2 288 (13.11%) Citrix
3 267 (12.16%) Cisco
4 247 (11.25%) Oracle
5 179 (8.15%) HP
6 123 (5.60%) SAP
7 109 (4.96%) Symantec
8 73 (3.32%) Dell
9 72 (3.28%) TOWER Software
10 68 (3.10%) Cognos
11 55 (2.50%) Veeam
12 52 (2.37%) Tableau
13 41 (1.87%) Sun
14 39 (1.78%) IBM
15 36 (1.64%) EMC
16 35 (1.59%) NetApp
16 35 (1.59%) F5
17 33 (1.50%) Apple
18 31 (1.41%) Adobe
19 30 (1.37%) Red Hat
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus an extensive Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Esher, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago