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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1013 1089 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.27% 21.49% 21.68%
As % of the Vendors category 42.37% 39.10% 39.21%
Number of salaries quoted 927 969 970
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
2391 2785 2780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.56% 54.96% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2245 2159
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 3 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 3 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
Guildford +4 96 £35,000 -19.07% 13
Woking +3 91 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Leatherhead +4 83 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Staines +6 76 £60,000 +41.17%
Redhill +6 72 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Egham +3 67 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Reigate -3 46 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Godalming +5 27 £28,500 +90.00% 1
Camberley +9 26 £25,000 -10.71%
Weybridge +2 25 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Dorking 0 22 £35,000 -12.50%
Epsom +8 16 £38,750 +19.23% 3
Chertsey -14 12 £40,000 -
Walton-on-Thames -23 9 £45,000 +76.47%
Cobham -9 7 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Caterham - 5 £70,000 -
Farnham -4 4 £29,500 +15.68%
Esher 0 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Addlestone 0 2 £33,750 -48.07%
Horley - 2 £22,250 -
Thames Ditton +4 1 £35,000 - 1
Oxted +2 1 £29,000 -31.76%
Tadworth - 1 £20,500 -
Lightwater - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 898 (44.28%) Windows
2 853 (42.06%) MS Excel
3 738 (36.39%) SQL Server
4 688 (33.93%) SQL
5 561 (27.66%) C#
6 529 (26.08%) .NET
7 521 (25.69%) VMware
8 500 (24.65%) Active Directory
9 470 (23.18%) Finance
10 418 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
11 373 (18.39%) MS Office
12 363 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 351 (17.31%) MS Exchange
14 347 (17.11%) Cisco
15 325 (16.03%) SharePoint
16 318 (15.68%) Firewall
17 311 (15.34%) WAN
18 299 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 295 (14.55%) ITIL
20 289 (14.25%) Degree
21 278 (13.71%) LAN
22 277 (13.66%) HTML
22 277 (13.66%) Citrix
23 252 (12.43%) JavaScript
23 252 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
24 249 (12.28%) ASP.NET
25 237 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
26 236 (11.64%) .NET Framework
27 228 (11.24%) MVC
28 215 (10.60%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 351 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 325 (16.03%) SharePoint
3 188 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 133 (6.56%) IIS
5 111 (5.47%) BizTalk Server
6 77 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 72 (3.55%) Lync
8 51 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 39 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 31 (1.53%) CMS
11 26 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 25 (1.23%) NServiceBus
13 21 (1.04%) Apache
14 20 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.94%) IBM Notes
16 18 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
17 15 (0.74%) JBoss
17 15 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.64%) SAS
19 12 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 853 (42.06%) MS Excel
2 373 (18.39%) MS Office
3 67 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (2.91%) PowerPivot
5 36 (1.78%) MS Project
6 29 (1.43%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.35%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.15%) RoboHelp
11 2 (0.099%) SPSS
12 1 (0.049%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.049%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 62 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 27 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (0.44%) assyst
3 9 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.30%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.30%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.30%) SAP PS
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.099%) Agresso
7 2 (0.099%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.049%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.049%) Tridion
8 1 (0.049%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.049%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 116 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (5.23%) Office 365
3 101 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (2.37%) SaaS
5 21 (1.04%) IaaS
6 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.099%) PaaS
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.049%) Yammer
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 318 (15.68%) Firewall
2 311 (15.34%) WAN
3 278 (13.71%) LAN
4 203 (10.01%) DNS
5 162 (7.99%) TCP/IP
6 137 (6.76%) DHCP
7 135 (6.66%) SAN
8 131 (6.46%) VPN
9 103 (5.08%) VoIP
10 70 (3.45%) HTTP
11 67 (3.30%) SMTP
12 57 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
13 54 (2.66%) Internet
14 51 (2.51%) VLAN
15 45 (2.22%) NAS
16 38 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
17 37 (1.82%) Network Security
18 35 (1.73%) Wireless
18 35 (1.73%) MPLS
19 34 (1.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (36.39%) SQL Server
2 169 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 126 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (4.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 87 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 56 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 44 (2.17%) Big Data
10 43 (2.12%) Oracle Database
11 41 (2.02%) Relational Database
12 31 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
12 31 (1.53%) Hadoop
13 30 (1.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 29 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 26 (1.28%) Microsoft Power View
16 23 (1.13%) MySQL
17 22 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
18 21 (1.04%) NoSQL
19 20 (0.99%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 123 (6.07%) Visual Studio
2 95 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (2.37%) ReSharper
4 45 (2.22%) NUnit
5 38 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 31 (1.53%) Subversion
7 12 (0.59%) JIRA
8 10 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.44%) Selenium
9 9 (0.44%) JSUnit
10 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.39%) NCrunch
11 5 (0.25%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.25%) PowerBuilder
12 4 (0.20%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.20%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.20%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.15%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.15%) ERwin
General
1 470 (23.18%) Finance
2 78 (3.85%) Retail
3 62 (3.06%) Marketing
4 58 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 51 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 50 (2.47%) Banking
7 35 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.04%) Electronics
9 19 (0.94%) Automotive
10 18 (0.89%) German Language
11 17 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 17 (0.84%) Legal
12 16 (0.79%) Back Office
12 16 (0.79%) French Language
12 16 (0.79%) Spanish Language
13 14 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.69%) Advertising
14 13 (0.64%) Italian Language
15 12 (0.59%) Billing
16 10 (0.49%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 549 (27.07%) Developer
2 331 (16.32%) Analyst
3 188 (9.27%) Support Engineer
4 141 (6.95%) .NET Developer
5 132 (6.51%) C# Developer
5 132 (6.51%) Support Analyst
6 107 (5.28%) Consultant
7 98 (4.83%) Architect
8 97 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
9 95 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
10 81 (3.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 81 (3.99%) Project Manager
11 76 (3.75%) Administrator
12 75 (3.70%) Software Developer
13 74 (3.65%) Senior Developer
14 72 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
15 71 (3.50%) IT Support
16 68 (3.35%) Technical Support
17 67 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
18 65 (3.21%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (26.08%) .NET
2 277 (13.66%) HTML
3 249 (12.28%) ASP.NET
4 236 (11.64%) .NET Framework
5 205 (10.11%) WCF
6 194 (9.57%) Web Services
7 181 (8.93%) CSS
8 172 (8.48%) Entity Framework
9 154 (7.59%) jQuery
10 149 (7.35%) XML
11 124 (6.11%) HTML5
12 118 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 64 (3.16%) EDI
14 63 (3.11%) JMS
14 63 (3.11%) EDIFACT
15 48 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 39 (1.92%) Apache Cordova
16 39 (1.92%) Middleware
16 39 (1.92%) REST
17 36 (1.78%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 252 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 134 (6.61%) Clustering
4 82 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 67 (3.30%) Blackberry
6 60 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 53 (2.61%) Mathematics
8 38 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
10 34 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
11 30 (1.48%) Replication
12 28 (1.38%) User Experience
13 21 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
14 20 (0.99%) Telematics
15 19 (0.94%) Statistics
16 18 (0.89%) Social Media
16 18 (0.89%) Blog
16 18 (0.89%) Mobile App
17 17 (0.84%) Visualisation
18 15 (0.74%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 898 (44.28%) Windows
2 237 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 215 (10.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 193 (9.52%) Linux
5 171 (8.43%) Windows 7
6 107 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 82 (4.04%) Windows 8
8 73 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 56 (2.76%) UNIX
10 47 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (1.53%) Apple iOS
12 30 (1.48%) Mac OS X
13 28 (1.38%) Solaris
14 27 (1.33%) Android
15 25 (1.23%) AIX
16 20 (0.99%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.74%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.39%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 7 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (14.55%) ITIL
3 228 (11.24%) MVC
4 158 (7.79%) Project Management
5 138 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
6 111 (5.47%) Scrum
7 109 (5.37%) Load Balancing
8 96 (4.73%) OO
9 95 (4.68%) Software Engineering
10 85 (4.19%) Service Management
11 83 (4.09%) CRM
12 81 (3.99%) PRINCE2
13 80 (3.94%) Change Management
14 76 (3.75%) Unit Testing
15 73 (3.60%) Project Planning
15 73 (3.60%) Mentoring
16 71 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
16 71 (3.50%) E-Commerce
17 67 (3.30%) Asset Management
18 65 (3.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 688 (33.93%) SQL
2 561 (27.66%) C#
3 252 (12.43%) JavaScript
4 157 (7.74%) T-SQL
5 89 (4.39%) VBA
5 89 (4.39%) Java
6 73 (3.60%) VB.NET
7 71 (3.50%) PowerShell
8 63 (3.11%) ActionScript 2.0
8 63 (3.11%) ActionScript
9 59 (2.91%) C++
10 43 (2.12%) VB
11 27 (1.33%) PHP
12 25 (1.23%) Perl
13 22 (1.08%) VBScript
14 20 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 16 (0.79%) COBOL
15 16 (0.79%) Ada
16 11 (0.54%) ANSI SQL
17 9 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 299 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 289 (14.25%) Degree
3 188 (9.27%) MCSE
4 165 (8.14%) MCP
5 127 (6.26%) Cisco Certification
6 101 (4.98%) CCNA
7 96 (4.73%) MCSA
8 85 (4.19%) MCITP
9 53 (2.61%) CCNP
10 51 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
10 51 (2.51%) Security Cleared
11 44 (2.17%) SC Cleared
12 32 (1.58%) SAP Certification
13 29 (1.43%) A+ Certification
14 23 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (0.94%) CISSP
16 17 (0.84%) CCSP
16 17 (0.84%) CISM
17 16 (0.79%) MCTS
18 15 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (9.27%) SLA
2 84 (4.14%) QA
3 58 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (2.32%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.25%) HL7
7 4 (0.20%) WCAG
7 4 (0.20%) WAI
8 2 (0.099%) COBIT
8 2 (0.099%) DICOM
8 2 (0.099%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.099%) P3O
9 1 (0.049%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 500 (24.65%) Active Directory
2 363 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 197 (9.71%) Hyper-V
4 141 (6.95%) XenApp
5 55 (2.71%) vSphere
6 50 (2.47%) XenDesktop
7 37 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (1.58%) VMware ESX
9 27 (1.33%) Terminal Server
10 24 (1.18%) Terminal Services
11 20 (0.99%) UAG
12 19 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 13 (0.64%) ISA Server
14 12 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (0.59%) XenServer
15 11 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
16 10 (0.49%) Docker
17 9 (0.44%) Firmware
18 6 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
19 5 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 182 (8.97%) SCCM
2 86 (4.24%) Backup Exec
3 69 (3.40%) SCOM
4 44 (2.17%) WSUS
5 19 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (0.69%) SCVMM
7 13 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 11 (0.54%) Puppet
10 8 (0.39%) WMI
11 7 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.25%) Hyperic
12 5 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.25%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.25%) DameWare
13 4 (0.20%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.20%) Oracle Flashback
14 3 (0.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 521 (25.69%) VMware
2 347 (17.11%) Cisco
3 277 (13.66%) Citrix
4 204 (10.06%) HP
5 146 (7.20%) Oracle
6 80 (3.94%) Symantec
7 64 (3.16%) NetApp
8 61 (3.01%) Dell
9 58 (2.86%) SAP
10 53 (2.61%) 3PAR
11 50 (2.47%) Red Hat
12 46 (2.27%) Juniper
13 43 (2.12%) IBM
13 43 (2.12%) TOWER Software
14 42 (2.07%) Cognos
15 39 (1.92%) Apple
16 34 (1.68%) F5
17 30 (1.48%) Avaya
18 28 (1.38%) SolarWinds
19 27 (1.33%) ServiceNow
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £100,000 per annum + fantastic benefits inc 30% bonus + pension!!
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago