The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Woking region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 149 131 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 28.44% 32.67% 23.96%
As % of the Vendors category 55.39% 69.68% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 138 122 100
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
269 188 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 51.34% 46.88% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 242 170 184
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 128 (46.72%) MS Excel
2 124 (45.26%) SQL
2 124 (45.26%) .NET
3 122 (44.53%) C#
4 111 (40.51%) ASP.NET
5 106 (38.69%) SQL Server
6 98 (35.77%) Web Services
7 93 (33.94%) SharePoint
8 89 (32.48%) Security Cleared
9 81 (29.56%) HTML
10 75 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (27.37%) WCF
11 73 (26.64%) .NET Framework
11 73 (26.64%) VB.NET
11 73 (26.64%) XML
12 72 (26.28%) SC Cleared
13 70 (25.55%) Windows
14 63 (22.99%) SOAP
15 59 (21.53%) Degree
16 56 (20.44%) CTC Cleared
17 44 (16.06%) JavaScript
18 42 (15.33%) Java
19 41 (14.96%) Open Source
19 41 (14.96%) WF
19 41 (14.96%) Oracle
20 40 (14.60%) PRINCE2
20 40 (14.60%) System Testing
21 39 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
21 39 (14.23%) Document Management
22 38 (13.87%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 93 (33.94%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.49%) MediaWiki
3 11 (4.01%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.65%) IIS
5 8 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.55%) CMS
7 6 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.82%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.09%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.73%) Lync
11 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 128 (46.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.49%) MS Office
3 8 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.55%) MS Project
5 5 (1.82%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.82%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.09%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.73%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 17 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.01%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.84%) SAN
1 16 (5.84%) Firewall
2 7 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.46%) VPN
4 3 (1.09%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.09%) IPv6
4 3 (1.09%) LAN
4 3 (1.09%) VoIP
4 3 (1.09%) WAN
5 2 (0.73%) Internet
5 2 (0.73%) DHCP
5 2 (0.73%) HTTP
5 2 (0.73%) DNS
5 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) Wireless
6 1 (0.36%) 3G
6 1 (0.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (38.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.55%) OLAP
7 6 (2.19%) MySQL
7 6 (2.19%) MS Access
8 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.82%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.46%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (1.46%) Star Schema
9 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.01%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (2.19%) JIRA
4 5 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.09%) NUnit
6 2 (0.73%) Serena SBM
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.73%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.36%) MSTest
General
1 30 (10.95%) Finance
2 12 (4.38%) Marketing
3 9 (3.28%) Advertising
4 6 (2.19%) Back Office
5 5 (1.82%) French Language
5 5 (1.82%) Publishing
6 3 (1.09%) Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (31.02%) Developer
2 56 (20.44%) Analyst
3 55 (20.07%) .NET Developer
4 42 (15.33%) C# Developer
4 42 (15.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (14.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (13.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (9.49%) Consultant
8 23 (8.39%) Support Engineer
9 22 (8.03%) Team Leader
10 20 (7.30%) Project Manager
11 19 (6.93%) Business Analyst
11 19 (6.93%) .NET Team Leader
12 16 (5.84%) Programmer
13 14 (5.11%) Support Analyst
14 13 (4.74%) SharePoint Consultant
15 12 (4.38%) Analyst Programmer
15 12 (4.38%) Software Developer
15 12 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support
15 12 (4.38%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (45.26%) .NET
2 111 (40.51%) ASP.NET
3 98 (35.77%) Web Services
4 81 (29.56%) HTML
5 75 (27.37%) WCF
6 73 (26.64%) .NET Framework
6 73 (26.64%) XML
7 63 (22.99%) SOAP
8 41 (14.96%) WF
9 39 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (9.85%) Hibernate
10 27 (9.85%) Spring
11 22 (8.03%) jQuery
11 22 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 19 (6.93%) HTML5
13 18 (6.57%) CSS
14 10 (3.65%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (2.55%) Ajax
15 7 (2.55%) J2EE
16 6 (2.19%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.96%) Open Source
2 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.92%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.19%) Social Media
6 4 (1.46%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.09%) PKI
7 3 (1.09%) Handset
8 2 (0.73%) Replication
8 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.36%) Blog
9 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.55%) Windows
2 27 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (7.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.92%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.55%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.19%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.82%) Solaris
9 3 (1.09%) Android
9 3 (1.09%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.60%) PRINCE2
2 40 (14.60%) System Testing
3 39 (14.23%) Document Management
4 32 (11.68%) Scrum
4 32 (11.68%) MVC
5 29 (10.58%) ITIL
6 28 (10.22%) Project Management
7 24 (8.76%) Waterfall
8 23 (8.39%) Business Analysis
9 18 (6.57%) CRM
10 16 (5.84%) Business Development
10 16 (5.84%) Service Delivery
11 14 (5.11%) Quality Management
12 12 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.01%) Resource Management
13 11 (4.01%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.65%) Automated Testing
14 10 (3.65%) Pay per click
14 10 (3.65%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (45.26%) SQL
2 122 (44.53%) C#
3 73 (26.64%) VB.NET
4 44 (16.06%) JavaScript
5 42 (15.33%) Java
6 13 (4.74%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.73%) VB
7 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.36%) XAML
8 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 89 (32.48%) Security Cleared
2 72 (26.28%) SC Cleared
3 59 (21.53%) Degree
4 56 (20.44%) CTC Cleared
5 30 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (6.20%) MCP
7 12 (4.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (4.38%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (4.01%) CCA
9 9 (3.28%) ISTQB
10 7 (2.55%) MCTS
11 5 (1.82%) CISA
11 5 (1.82%) CISM
11 5 (1.82%) MCSE
11 5 (1.82%) CISSP
12 3 (1.09%) ISEB
13 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.73%) MCSA
13 2 (0.73%) MOS
13 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.84%) SLA
2 12 (4.38%) QA
3 6 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.30%) XenApp
3 19 (6.93%) XenDesktop
4 16 (5.84%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.84%) XenServer
5 12 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.09%) UAG
6 3 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (6.20%) SCCM
2 13 (4.74%) WSUS
3 2 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 41 (14.96%) Oracle
2 28 (10.22%) Citrix
3 19 (6.93%) VMware
4 15 (5.47%) HP
5 14 (5.11%) Nimsoft
6 13 (4.74%) Dell
7 5 (1.82%) Yahoo!
7 5 (1.82%) Google
8 4 (1.46%) Remedy
8 4 (1.46%) Cisco
9 3 (1.09%) Avaya
9 3 (1.09%) Juniper
9 3 (1.09%) Websense
9 3 (1.09%) Lotus
9 3 (1.09%) Apple
10 2 (0.73%) Progress
10 2 (0.73%) Serena
11 1 (0.36%) Logi Analytics
11 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.36%) EMC
Woking, Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum +£500/month on call + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW Ltd
Salary: £25k per year + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + profit share &bens
Posted: 24 days ago