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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 868 976 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.37% 21.81% 19.71%
As % of the Vendors category 40.79% 41.98% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 767 893 740
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
2128 2325 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 54.85% 51.97% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1854 1798
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +4 124 £38,750 -13.88% 18
Reigate -9 87 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Egham +16 70 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Woking -7 61 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Camberley +7 60 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Redhill +1 49 £52,500 - 9
Leatherhead +8 39 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Weybridge +6 37 £33,500 +28.84% 2
Epsom -3 25 £42,000 - 6
Staines +5 24 £42,000 +1.20% 6
Farnham -2 23 £30,791 +18.42% 4
Thames Ditton - 21 £22,500 -
Dorking 0 14 £52,500 +128.26%
Godalming +5 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Caterham +1 6 £60,000 -
Horley +1 4 £22,000 -
Chertsey -1 1 £55,500 +43.22%
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Virginia Water - 1 £45,000 - 2
Oxted - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 813 (47.41%) MS Excel
2 777 (45.31%) Windows
3 570 (33.24%) SQL Server
4 562 (32.77%) SQL
5 536 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 426 (24.84%) Windows Server
7 399 (23.27%) VMware
8 388 (22.62%) C#
9 385 (22.45%) .NET
10 373 (21.75%) MS Exchange
11 354 (20.64%) Finance
12 352 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
13 342 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 334 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 316 (18.43%) MS Office
16 293 (17.08%) Firewall
17 291 (16.97%) Windows Server 2012
18 270 (15.74%) Degree
19 258 (15.04%) ITIL
20 252 (14.69%) Cisco
21 242 (14.11%) Hyper-V
22 241 (14.05%) JavaScript
23 231 (13.47%) HTML
24 221 (12.89%) CSS
25 219 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
26 213 (12.42%) MCSE
27 201 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
28 199 (11.60%) SharePoint
29 195 (11.37%) ASP.NET
30 180 (10.50%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 373 (21.75%) MS Exchange
2 201 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 199 (11.60%) SharePoint
4 157 (9.15%) IIS
5 114 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 111 (6.47%) Skype for Business
7 74 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 44 (2.57%) CMS
9 37 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 26 (1.52%) Apache
11 24 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (0.93%) MediaWiki
14 15 (0.87%) SAS
14 15 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.76%) WordPress
16 12 (0.70%) Joomla!
17 10 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 9 (0.52%) Alfresco
19 8 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 813 (47.41%) MS Excel
2 316 (18.43%) MS Office
3 100 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 84 (4.90%) MS Visio
5 32 (1.87%) MS Project
6 12 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.52%) InDesign
7 9 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.41%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
10 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.12%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.058%) Maple
Business Applications
1 89 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
4 15 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 12 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (0.41%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.23%) OpenCart
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.12%) BPCS
9 2 (0.12%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.12%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.058%) Primavera
10 1 (0.058%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.058%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 129 (7.52%) Office 365
2 112 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.52%) SaaS
5 22 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.76%) IaaS
7 12 (0.70%) PaaS
8 7 (0.41%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (0.29%) Yammer
10 4 (0.23%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.17%) AdWords
11 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.058%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 293 (17.08%) Firewall
2 180 (10.50%) WAN
3 170 (9.91%) DNS
4 160 (9.33%) LAN
5 123 (7.17%) SAN
6 120 (7.00%) VPN
7 116 (6.76%) TCP/IP
8 97 (5.66%) DHCP
9 78 (4.55%) VLAN
10 76 (4.43%) Cisco ASA
11 54 (3.15%) VoIP
12 43 (2.51%) SSL
13 33 (1.92%) BGP
13 33 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (1.69%) Internet
15 26 (1.52%) Skype
16 25 (1.46%) iSCSI
16 25 (1.46%) MPLS
16 25 (1.46%) Unified Communications
17 22 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (33.24%) SQL Server
2 159 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 157 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 108 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 103 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 93 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
8 80 (4.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 62 (3.62%) Relational Database
10 40 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 37 (2.16%) PowerPivot
12 30 (1.75%) Big Data
13 27 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
15 24 (1.40%) Oracle Database
16 22 (1.28%) Data Mining
16 22 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 20 (1.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 15 (0.87%) Microsoft Power View
19 14 (0.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 145 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 144 (8.40%) Visual Studio
3 82 (4.78%) NUnit
4 70 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (1.28%) JIRA
5 22 (1.28%) Selenium
6 16 (0.93%) Subversion
7 14 (0.82%) ProC
8 12 (0.70%) SoapUI
9 11 (0.64%) Git (software)
10 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.47%) ERwin
12 7 (0.41%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
13 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.17%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.12%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
General
1 354 (20.64%) Finance
2 56 (3.27%) Retail
3 52 (3.03%) Advertising
4 48 (2.80%) Marketing
5 32 (1.87%) Legal
6 20 (1.17%) Local Government
6 20 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 15 (0.87%) Publishing
9 14 (0.82%) German Language
10 12 (0.70%) Banking
10 12 (0.70%) Games
10 12 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.41%) Automotive
12 6 (0.35%) Back Office
12 6 (0.35%) Dutch Language
12 6 (0.35%) French Language
12 6 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 6 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 404 (23.56%) Developer
2 299 (17.43%) Analyst
3 206 (12.01%) Support Engineer
4 184 (10.73%) C# Developer
5 161 (9.39%) .NET Developer
6 157 (9.15%) Consultant
7 120 (7.00%) Support Analyst
8 116 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 112 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 103 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
11 85 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 84 (4.90%) IT Support
13 83 (4.84%) Project Manager
14 80 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
15 77 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
16 76 (4.43%) SQL Developer
17 75 (4.37%) Service Analyst
18 72 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 70 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
19 70 (4.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (22.45%) .NET
2 231 (13.47%) HTML
3 221 (12.89%) CSS
4 195 (11.37%) ASP.NET
5 119 (6.94%) .NET Framework
6 110 (6.41%) XML
7 94 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (5.42%) WCF
9 88 (5.13%) HTML5
10 76 (4.43%) Web Services
11 73 (4.26%) jQuery
12 71 (4.14%) CSS3
13 49 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 46 (2.68%) Entity Framework
15 45 (2.62%) SOAP
16 42 (2.45%) Ajax
17 32 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 30 (1.75%) JSON
19 28 (1.63%) REST
20 27 (1.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 152 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (7.11%) Data Centre
3 111 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 99 (5.77%) Clustering
5 73 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 71 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
7 69 (4.02%) Mathematics
8 41 (2.39%) Driving Licence
9 40 (2.33%) Reinsurance
10 37 (2.16%) Management Information System
11 30 (1.75%) iPhone
12 27 (1.57%) AS400
12 27 (1.57%) EqualLogic
13 24 (1.40%) iPad
13 24 (1.40%) Replication
14 22 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
15 20 (1.17%) User Experience
16 17 (0.99%) Private Cloud
17 14 (0.82%) Mobile App
17 14 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 777 (45.31%) Windows
2 426 (24.84%) Windows Server
3 334 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 291 (16.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 166 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 140 (8.16%) Linux
7 110 (6.41%) Windows 8
8 94 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 89 (5.19%) Windows XP
10 44 (2.57%) Unix
11 38 (2.22%) Android
12 21 (1.22%) Windows 10
13 20 (1.17%) Apple iOS
14 18 (1.05%) Windows Vista
15 16 (0.93%) Windows 2000
16 15 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
17 12 (0.70%) Solaris
18 11 (0.64%) SUSE
19 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 7 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (15.04%) ITIL
3 165 (9.62%) MVC
4 157 (9.15%) CRM
5 148 (8.63%) Project Management
6 132 (7.70%) Business Intelligence
7 129 (7.52%) PRINCE2
8 126 (7.35%) Scrum
9 110 (6.41%) Presales
10 91 (5.31%) Software Engineering
11 89 (5.19%) Unit Testing
12 87 (5.07%) Service Management
13 82 (4.78%) Migration
14 78 (4.55%) Business Analysis
15 73 (4.26%) TDD
16 69 (4.02%) Financial Modelling
17 68 (3.97%) OO
18 66 (3.85%) User Stories
19 65 (3.79%) High Availability
20 62 (3.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 562 (32.77%) SQL
2 388 (22.62%) C#
3 241 (14.05%) JavaScript
4 112 (6.53%) T-SQL
5 88 (5.13%) VBA
6 61 (3.56%) PowerShell
7 57 (3.32%) VB.NET
8 50 (2.92%) C
9 44 (2.57%) Java
10 42 (2.45%) C++
11 41 (2.39%) Perl
12 36 (2.10%) VB
13 32 (1.87%) PL/SQL
14 19 (1.11%) PHP
15 18 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 14 (0.82%) VB6
17 8 (0.47%) VBScript
18 5 (0.29%) ActionScript
18 5 (0.29%) Python
18 5 (0.29%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 342 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 270 (15.74%) Degree
3 213 (12.42%) MCSE
4 155 (9.04%) MCP
5 153 (8.92%) MCSA
6 121 (7.06%) MCITP
7 110 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
8 88 (5.13%) CCNA
9 44 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 43 (2.51%) Security Cleared
11 40 (2.33%) CCNP
12 39 (2.27%) MCTS
13 32 (1.87%) CCDA
13 32 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 21 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 19 (1.11%) CCIP
15 19 (1.11%) CCSP
16 16 (0.93%) SC Cleared
17 13 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
17 13 (0.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (8.57%) SLA
2 84 (4.90%) QA
3 17 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.64%) SEPA
7 8 (0.47%) GAAP
8 6 (0.35%) ISO22301
9 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.12%) DICOM
11 2 (0.12%) HL7
12 1 (0.058%) COBIT
12 1 (0.058%) GxP
12 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.058%) RMADS
12 1 (0.058%) SDET
12 1 (0.058%) WAI
12 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 536 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 242 (14.11%) Hyper-V
3 219 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (3.97%) VMware ESX
5 57 (3.32%) vSphere
6 31 (1.81%) XenApp
7 24 (1.40%) Terminal Services
8 23 (1.34%) VMware Server
9 18 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.58%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.47%) UAG
11 8 (0.47%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.35%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.12%) Firmware
14 2 (0.12%) MDaemon
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.058%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 151 (8.80%) SCCM
2 105 (6.12%) SCOM
3 74 (4.31%) Backup Exec
4 44 (2.57%) WSUS
5 22 (1.28%) SCOrch
6 20 (1.17%) SCSM
7 19 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 16 (0.93%) SCVMM
9 14 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
14 4 (0.23%) Nagios
15 3 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 2 (0.12%) SCDPM
17 1 (0.058%) HAProxy
17 1 (0.058%) Opscode Chef
17 1 (0.058%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 399 (23.27%) VMware
2 252 (14.69%) Cisco
3 148 (8.63%) Citrix
4 130 (7.58%) Oracle
5 88 (5.13%) Symantec
6 76 (4.43%) Dell
7 66 (3.85%) HP
8 52 (3.03%) SAP
9 46 (2.68%) TOWER Software
10 38 (2.22%) Google
11 26 (1.52%) Cognos
11 26 (1.52%) F5
11 26 (1.52%) SonicWALL
12 24 (1.40%) SolarWinds
13 23 (1.34%) Adobe
14 22 (1.28%) Juniper
15 21 (1.22%) Apple
16 18 (1.05%) IBM
17 17 (0.99%) Informatica
18 16 (0.93%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
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Bagshot, Surrey
Poole and Partners
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