The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 139 125 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 41.25% 27.84% 29.78%
As % of the Vendors category 64.65% 50.40% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 138 104 117
Average salary £33,000 £43,125 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.47% +32.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Vendors Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 248 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 63.80% 55.23% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 204 214 169
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Woking region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Woking

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Woking region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

1 116 (48.13%) Windows
2 101 (41.91%) MS Excel
3 99 (41.08%) Citrix
4 68 (28.22%) Active Directory
5 65 (26.97%) .NET
5 65 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (26.14%) XenApp
7 58 (24.07%) XenDesktop
8 57 (23.65%) SQL Server
8 57 (23.65%) MS Exchange
9 56 (23.24%) C#
9 56 (23.24%) ASP.NET
10 53 (21.99%) MS Office
10 53 (21.99%) ITIL
10 53 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
12 48 (19.92%) MCP
12 48 (19.92%) HTML
12 48 (19.92%) LAN
12 48 (19.92%) WAN
13 47 (19.50%) SQL
14 44 (18.26%) Firewall
15 42 (17.43%) Service Management
16 40 (16.60%) Windows 7
16 40 (16.60%) SCCM
17 37 (15.35%) HP
18 36 (14.94%) Blackberry
19 35 (14.52%) DNS
19 35 (14.52%) Project Planning
20 34 (14.11%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 57 (23.65%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.79%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.90%) CMS
5 7 (2.90%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.66%) MediaWiki
8 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.24%) Lync
8 3 (1.24%) IIS
9 2 (0.83%) Mule
9 2 (0.83%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) JBoss
10 1 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 101 (41.91%) MS Excel
2 53 (21.99%) MS Office
3 50 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (8.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.92%) LAN
1 48 (19.92%) WAN
2 44 (18.26%) Firewall
3 35 (14.52%) DNS
4 34 (14.11%) DHCP
4 34 (14.11%) VoIP
5 33 (13.69%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.49%) Wireless
7 5 (2.07%) SAN
7 5 (2.07%) Network Security
7 5 (2.07%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.07%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (1.66%) VPN
9 3 (1.24%) SSL
9 3 (1.24%) IPsec
10 2 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.83%) MPLS
10 2 (0.83%) BGP
10 2 (0.83%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.83%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.49%) MS Access
2 6 (2.49%) MySQL
2 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.83%) QlikView
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.07%) JIRA
4 3 (1.24%) Selenium
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (12.86%) Marketing
2 23 (9.54%) Finance
3 6 (2.49%) Back Office
4 5 (2.07%) Retail
5 4 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.66%) Law
6 2 (0.83%) Local Government
6 2 (0.83%) Military
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (26.56%) Analyst
2 59 (24.48%) Support Analyst
3 42 (17.43%) Support Engineer
4 29 (12.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 29 (12.03%) Developer
5 26 (10.79%) 1st Line Support
6 24 (9.96%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 22 (9.13%) Desktop Support
8 20 (8.30%) Architect
9 19 (7.88%) .NET Developer
9 19 (7.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 19 (7.88%) Desktop Engineer
10 18 (7.47%) Project Manager
11 17 (7.05%) CRM Architect
12 16 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (6.64%) CRM Solutions Architect
12 16 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (6.64%) C# Developer
13 15 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (6.22%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.97%) .NET
2 56 (23.24%) ASP.NET
3 48 (19.92%) HTML
4 26 (10.79%) Web Services
4 26 (10.79%) XML
5 25 (10.37%) HTML5
6 18 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (6.22%) CSS
8 13 (5.39%) SOAP
9 11 (4.56%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.07%) WCF
11 4 (1.66%) WF
11 4 (1.66%) jQuery
11 4 (1.66%) CSS3
11 4 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.66%) Spring
11 4 (1.66%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.66%) XSD
11 4 (1.66%) DHTML
11 4 (1.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (14.94%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.32%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.32%) Clustering
4 5 (2.07%) Replication
5 4 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.66%) iPhone
5 4 (1.66%) Open Source
6 2 (0.83%) Blog
6 2 (0.83%) PMI
7 1 (0.41%) PKI
7 1 (0.41%) CCTV
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 116 (48.13%) Windows
2 40 (16.60%) Windows 7
3 18 (7.47%) Mac OS
4 17 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.15%) Windows 8
6 10 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.73%) Android
8 3 (1.24%) Linux
9 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.99%) ITIL
1 53 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (17.43%) Service Management
3 35 (14.52%) Project Planning
4 34 (14.11%) MVC
4 34 (14.11%) Project Management
5 26 (10.79%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (9.13%) CRM
7 18 (7.47%) PRINCE2
7 18 (7.47%) Scrum
7 18 (7.47%) Line Management
8 14 (5.81%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.81%) Risk Management
9 11 (4.56%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.73%) Information Security
10 9 (3.73%) Problem Management
10 9 (3.73%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.73%) Coaching
11 8 (3.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (23.24%) C#
2 47 (19.50%) SQL
3 33 (13.69%) Java
4 32 (13.28%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.13%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.49%) PHP
8 5 (2.07%) VB
9 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (19.92%) MCP
2 29 (12.03%) A+ Certification
2 29 (12.03%) Degree
2 29 (12.03%) Security Cleared
3 28 (11.62%) SC Cleared
4 24 (9.96%) CTC Cleared
5 21 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.73%) CCNA
8 8 (3.32%) CISSP
9 7 (2.90%) GIAC
9 7 (2.90%) SSCP
10 6 (2.49%) MCSE
11 5 (2.07%) ISEB
11 5 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.66%) MCSA
13 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.83%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.30%) SLA
2 7 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (28.22%) Active Directory
2 63 (26.14%) XenApp
3 58 (24.07%) XenDesktop
4 29 (12.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 21 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (6.22%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.24%) vSphere
7 3 (1.24%) XenServer
8 2 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (16.60%) SCCM
2 6 (2.49%) SCOM
3 3 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.83%) WSUS
4 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.41%) Nagios
5 1 (0.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 99 (41.08%) Citrix
2 37 (15.35%) HP
3 23 (9.54%) VMware
4 12 (4.98%) Oracle
4 12 (4.98%) Cisco
4 12 (4.98%) MobileIron
5 10 (4.15%) AppSense
6 8 (3.32%) 3PAR
6 8 (3.32%) SAP
6 8 (3.32%) NetApp
7 6 (2.49%) Nimsoft
8 4 (1.66%) Dell
8 4 (1.66%) Sun
9 2 (0.83%) Tableau
9 2 (0.83%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.83%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.83%) Remedy
10 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & bens
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