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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1051 1026 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.55% 20.87% 20.96%
As % of the Vendors category 38.51% 36.88% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 927 909 1047
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2729 2782 2825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 55.95% 56.58% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2134 2334
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,850 £57,500 £65,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Woking +2 114 £41,500 +3.75% 8
Reigate -1 113 £47,500 -1.04% 3
Guildford -7 85 £36,500 -5.80% 9
Dorking +6 59 £40,000 +3.22% 6
Egham +1 55 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Leatherhead +2 45 £47,500 +10.46% 3
Redhill +3 44 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Weybridge +8 28 £47,500 +57.02% 6
Chertsey -1 22 £38,500 +18.46%
Staines -5 21 £42,500 -39.28% 6
Epsom -9 17 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Camberley -4 16 £28,000 -12.50%
Cobham - 14 £40,000 - 2
Farnham +4 12 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 7 £22,500 -
Godalming +10 6 £22,000 -35.29%
Thames Ditton - 5 £35,000 - 1
Oxted - 4 £42,500 -
Cranleigh - 4 £28,120 -
Shepperton +2 3 £33,000 +20.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames +5 2 £23,250 -36.30%
Addlestone -1 1 £65,000 +209.52%
Esher -3 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Horley - 1 - -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1026 (45.95%) MS Excel
2 787 (35.24%) .NET
3 758 (33.95%) SQL Server
4 756 (33.86%) SQL
5 723 (32.38%) Windows
6 708 (31.71%) C#
7 494 (22.12%) Degree
8 487 (21.81%) HTML
9 483 (21.63%) ASP.NET
10 450 (20.15%) Finance
11 434 (19.44%) JavaScript
12 349 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 329 (14.73%) Active Directory
14 328 (14.69%) SharePoint
15 327 (14.64%) Web Services
16 309 (13.84%) VMware
17 308 (13.79%) CSS
18 291 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
18 291 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
19 275 (12.32%) ITIL
20 274 (12.27%) MS Office
21 271 (12.14%) XML
22 267 (11.96%) WCF
23 246 (11.02%) MVC
24 243 (10.88%) jQuery
25 238 (10.66%) .NET Framework
26 236 (10.57%) Firewall
27 235 (10.52%) MS Exchange
28 229 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
29 225 (10.08%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 328 (14.69%) SharePoint
2 235 (10.52%) MS Exchange
3 127 (5.69%) IIS
4 108 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 83 (3.72%) Lync
6 74 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 65 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 58 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 55 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 53 (2.37%) CMS
11 41 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
12 39 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (1.21%) MediaWiki
14 20 (0.90%) Node.js
14 20 (0.90%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.63%) IBM Notes
16 13 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
18 10 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1026 (45.95%) MS Excel
2 274 (12.27%) MS Office
3 93 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (2.24%) MS Project
5 40 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.94%) InfoPath
7 19 (0.85%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.27%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.090%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.090%) QuarkXPress
11 2 (0.090%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (0.090%) InDesign
12 1 (0.045%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 98 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.31%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.22%) Siebel Analytics
6 4 (0.18%) SAP APO
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.090%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.090%) Agresso
9 1 (0.045%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.045%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.045%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.045%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 87 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (2.60%) Office 365
3 36 (1.61%) SaaS
4 23 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.81%) IaaS
6 10 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.36%) PaaS
8 3 (0.13%) Taleo
9 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.045%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 236 (10.57%) Firewall
2 159 (7.12%) WAN
3 158 (7.08%) DNS
4 140 (6.27%) LAN
5 127 (5.69%) SAN
6 106 (4.75%) TCP/IP
7 97 (4.34%) VPN
8 90 (4.03%) DHCP
9 71 (3.18%) Internet
10 65 (2.91%) VoIP
11 51 (2.28%) Wireless
12 41 (1.84%) VLAN
13 39 (1.75%) Network Security
14 37 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
15 32 (1.43%) Ethernet
16 30 (1.34%) iSCSI
17 26 (1.16%) ADSL
18 25 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
19 22 (0.99%) NAS
20 20 (0.90%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 758 (33.95%) SQL Server
2 166 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 84 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 72 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 72 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 56 (2.51%) Oracle Database
9 52 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 50 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 47 (2.10%) MySQL
12 31 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 27 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 24 (1.07%) OLAP
16 20 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
17 18 (0.81%) Data Mining
18 16 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
19 13 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 188 (8.42%) Visual Studio
2 183 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (5.24%) NUnit
4 82 (3.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 72 (3.22%) Selenium
6 48 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
7 33 (1.48%) Git (software)
8 30 (1.34%) WinRunner
9 23 (1.03%) JIRA
10 22 (0.99%) Ranorex
11 21 (0.94%) TestComplete
12 19 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 17 (0.76%) Subversion
13 17 (0.76%) MSTest
14 15 (0.67%) Moq
14 15 (0.67%) JMeter
14 15 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (0.63%) WebDriver
16 13 (0.58%) Ant
16 13 (0.58%) MSBuild
General
1 450 (20.15%) Finance
2 129 (5.78%) Marketing
3 73 (3.27%) Banking
4 58 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 40 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 39 (1.75%) Advertising
7 37 (1.66%) Back Office
8 36 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.34%) Retail
10 26 (1.16%) Publishing
10 26 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 20 (0.90%) French Language
12 19 (0.85%) Legal
13 15 (0.67%) German Language
14 12 (0.54%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.40%) Law
15 9 (0.40%) Billing
16 8 (0.36%) Front Office
16 8 (0.36%) Automotive
17 7 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 714 (31.97%) Developer
2 445 (19.93%) Analyst
3 309 (13.84%) .NET Developer
4 217 (9.72%) C# Developer
5 183 (8.20%) Consultant
6 157 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 152 (6.81%) Software Developer
8 140 (6.27%) Support Engineer
9 135 (6.05%) Support Analyst
10 128 (5.73%) Senior Developer
11 127 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
12 115 (5.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 87 (3.90%) Team Leader
14 76 (3.40%) Software Engineer
15 71 (3.18%) DBA
16 70 (3.13%) Junior
17 69 (3.09%) Web Developer
18 68 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
19 63 (2.82%) Administrator
20 62 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 787 (35.24%) .NET
2 487 (21.81%) HTML
3 483 (21.63%) ASP.NET
4 327 (14.64%) Web Services
5 308 (13.79%) CSS
6 271 (12.14%) XML
7 267 (11.96%) WCF
8 243 (10.88%) jQuery
9 238 (10.66%) .NET Framework
10 178 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 148 (6.63%) HTML5
12 124 (5.55%) SOAP
13 93 (4.16%) Ajax
14 67 (3.00%) CSS3
14 67 (3.00%) XSLT
15 64 (2.87%) WF
15 64 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 57 (2.55%) WPF
16 57 (2.55%) Razor View Engine
17 55 (2.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 161 (7.21%) Computer Science
2 156 (6.99%) Mathematics
3 97 (4.34%) Management Information System
4 69 (3.09%) Replication
5 67 (3.00%) Open Source
6 48 (2.15%) Life Science
7 46 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 44 (1.97%) Blackberry
9 43 (1.93%) Clustering
10 41 (1.84%) N-Tier
11 34 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 34 (1.52%) Chemistry
12 32 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (1.30%) Blog
14 25 (1.12%) Biology
15 24 (1.07%) Biotechnology
16 23 (1.03%) Fat Client
16 23 (1.03%) Thin Client
17 22 (0.99%) Social Media
18 20 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 723 (32.38%) Windows
2 291 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 170 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 138 (6.18%) Windows 7
5 133 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 102 (4.57%) Linux
7 82 (3.67%) Windows XP
7 82 (3.67%) UNIX
8 65 (2.91%) Windows 8
9 34 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 34 (1.52%) Windows Vista
10 31 (1.39%) Solaris
11 24 (1.07%) Mac OS X
12 18 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.58%) Android
14 7 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.22%) Windows CE
15 5 (0.22%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.18%) AIX
16 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (12.32%) ITIL
3 246 (11.02%) MVC
4 217 (9.72%) Software Engineering
5 180 (8.06%) Scrum
6 179 (8.02%) TDD
7 161 (7.21%) Project Management
8 147 (6.58%) OO
9 137 (6.14%) CRM
10 121 (5.42%) PRINCE2
11 103 (4.61%) Workflow
12 100 (4.48%) Unit Testing
13 98 (4.39%) User Stories
14 96 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
15 92 (4.12%) E-Commerce
16 86 (3.85%) Web Development
17 84 (3.76%) Business Analysis
18 82 (3.67%) Service Delivery
19 72 (3.22%) Change Management
19 72 (3.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 756 (33.86%) SQL
2 708 (31.71%) C#
3 434 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 174 (7.79%) VB.NET
5 171 (7.66%) Java
6 149 (6.67%) C++
7 122 (5.46%) T-SQL
8 65 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 61 (2.73%) PL/SQL
10 48 (2.15%) VB
11 34 (1.52%) VBA
12 32 (1.43%) C
13 29 (1.30%) Objective-C
14 23 (1.03%) VBScript
15 18 (0.81%) PHP
16 17 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 17 (0.76%) X++
17 13 (0.58%) Delphi
18 10 (0.45%) Perl
19 8 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 494 (22.12%) Degree
2 291 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 158 (7.08%) Security Cleared
4 155 (6.94%) MCSE
5 115 (5.15%) SC Cleared
6 112 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
7 94 (4.21%) MCP
7 94 (4.21%) CCNA
8 74 (3.31%) ISEB
9 63 (2.82%) CTC Cleared
10 49 (2.19%) MCITP
11 48 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
12 41 (1.84%) ISTQB
13 35 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 34 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 34 (1.52%) CCNP
14 34 (1.52%) MCSA
15 33 (1.48%) PhD
15 33 (1.48%) CISSP
16 23 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (5.87%) SLA
2 115 (5.15%) QA
3 39 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.48%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.18%) HL7
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.090%) GLP
8 2 (0.090%) DICOM
8 2 (0.090%) P3O
9 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.045%) TickIT
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 329 (14.73%) Active Directory
2 229 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 95 (4.25%) XenApp
5 59 (2.64%) XenDesktop
6 41 (1.84%) XenServer
7 35 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
8 30 (1.34%) Terminal Services
9 29 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (1.21%) vSphere
11 17 (0.76%) VMware ESX
12 15 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
12 15 (0.67%) UAG
13 14 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 14 (0.63%) Terminal Server
14 13 (0.58%) ISA Server
15 12 (0.54%) Snort
16 11 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
17 6 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
18 5 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 65 (2.91%) SCCM
2 62 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
3 50 (2.24%) Backup Exec
4 35 (1.57%) Data Guard
5 25 (1.12%) SCOM
6 22 (0.99%) SCVMM
7 21 (0.94%) WSUS
8 11 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.40%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.36%) Nagios
11 7 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
13 5 (0.22%) DameWare
14 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
15 3 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
16 2 (0.090%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 2 (0.090%) SCDPM
16 2 (0.090%) SCOrch
16 2 (0.090%) Cisco Prime
16 2 (0.090%) Opsview
Vendors
1 309 (13.84%) VMware
2 225 (10.08%) Citrix
3 218 (9.76%) Oracle
4 194 (8.69%) Cisco
5 132 (5.91%) HP
6 65 (2.91%) SAP
7 54 (2.42%) Dell
8 51 (2.28%) Symantec
8 51 (2.28%) Veeam
9 44 (1.97%) Red Hat
10 37 (1.66%) IBM
11 34 (1.52%) JBoss
11 34 (1.52%) TOWER Software
12 33 (1.48%) Google
13 30 (1.34%) Qualys
14 28 (1.25%) Juniper
15 27 (1.21%) CheckPoint
15 27 (1.21%) Sencha
16 26 (1.16%) Apple
17 24 (1.07%) NetApp
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 per annum + MS Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Bens DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum and company bonus.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Pension, Health plan, Life Assurance, 25
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus 20% bonus plus bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £70000 per annum - Pension, Life Assurance and Medical
Posted: 6 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20.000 - 23.000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £31000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday