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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 114 114 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 32.39% 27.40% 33.61%
As % of the Vendors category 61.29% 55.88% 63.35%
Number of salaries quoted 110 110 114
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
186 204 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 52.84% 49.04% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 175 186 176
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,000 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £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 31 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 99 (42.67%) MS Excel
2 88 (37.93%) SQL Server
3 84 (36.21%) .NET
4 80 (34.48%) C#
5 75 (32.33%) Windows
6 74 (31.90%) ASP.NET
7 70 (30.17%) Citrix
8 66 (28.45%) ITIL
8 66 (28.45%) JavaScript
8 66 (28.45%) SQL
9 59 (25.43%) HTML
9 59 (25.43%) Active Directory
9 59 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (23.28%) SharePoint
11 48 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
12 42 (18.10%) MVC
13 41 (17.67%) MS Office
14 40 (17.24%) MS Exchange
15 38 (16.38%) SCCM
16 37 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (15.95%) Web Services
17 36 (15.52%) MCP
17 36 (15.52%) VB.NET
17 36 (15.52%) LAN
17 36 (15.52%) WAN
17 36 (15.52%) DNS
17 36 (15.52%) XenApp
18 35 (15.09%) XML
18 35 (15.09%) CSS
19 34 (14.66%) Firewall

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 54 (23.28%) SharePoint
2 40 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 20 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (5.60%) CMS
5 12 (5.17%) IIS
6 8 (3.45%) MediaWiki
7 7 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.86%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.43%) Apache
11 1 (0.43%) JBoss
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 99 (42.67%) MS Excel
2 41 (17.67%) MS Office
3 26 (11.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (6.47%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.86%) Agresso
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.03%) Office 365
3 12 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.16%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.52%) LAN
1 36 (15.52%) WAN
1 36 (15.52%) DNS
2 34 (14.66%) Firewall
3 32 (13.79%) DHCP
4 23 (9.91%) VoIP
5 22 (9.48%) SAN
6 21 (9.05%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.45%) NAS
8 7 (3.02%) Unified Communications
9 6 (2.59%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (2.16%) NetScaler
11 4 (1.72%) VPN
11 4 (1.72%) X.25
12 3 (1.29%) HTTP
12 3 (1.29%) Wireless
13 2 (0.86%) Network Security
14 1 (0.43%) DMZ
14 1 (0.43%) SSL
14 1 (0.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (3.02%) Big Data
5 5 (2.16%) MS Access
5 5 (2.16%) MySQL
6 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) QlikView
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.02%) NUnit
4 1 (0.43%) AdminStudio
General
1 28 (12.07%) Marketing
2 19 (8.19%) Finance
3 8 (3.45%) Publishing
4 5 (2.16%) Back Office
4 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.72%) Advertising
6 3 (1.29%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (21.12%) Developer
2 34 (14.66%) Analyst
3 28 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 28 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support
4 26 (11.21%) .NET Developer
5 24 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (9.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (9.48%) C# Developer
6 22 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (7.33%) Consultant
9 16 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (6.90%) Support Analyst
10 15 (6.47%) Applications Support
10 15 (6.47%) Desktop Support
10 15 (6.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 15 (6.47%) Desktop Engineer
11 13 (5.60%) Architect
12 12 (5.17%) IT Support
12 12 (5.17%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (36.21%) .NET
2 74 (31.90%) ASP.NET
3 59 (25.43%) HTML
4 37 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (15.95%) Web Services
5 35 (15.09%) XML
5 35 (15.09%) CSS
6 32 (13.79%) HTML5
7 27 (11.64%) WCF
8 25 (10.78%) .NET Framework
9 12 (5.17%) SOAP
10 11 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (4.31%) WPF
11 10 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 9 (3.88%) WF
12 9 (3.88%) jQuery
13 8 (3.45%) J2EE
14 7 (3.02%) Hibernate
14 7 (3.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.90%) Clustering
3 14 (6.03%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.45%) AS400
5 7 (3.02%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.86%) Blog
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) PKI
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (32.33%) Windows
2 19 (8.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (6.47%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.31%) Linux
6 8 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.72%) Android
8 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.45%) ITIL
2 59 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (18.10%) MVC
4 32 (13.79%) Project Management
5 29 (12.50%) Service Management
6 25 (10.78%) Digital Marketing
7 22 (9.48%) Project Planning
8 21 (9.05%) Scrum
9 19 (8.19%) CRM
10 17 (7.33%) Content Management
11 13 (5.60%) Load Balancing
11 13 (5.60%) Problem Management
12 11 (4.74%) TDD
12 11 (4.74%) Performance Management
12 11 (4.74%) SDLC
13 10 (4.31%) QMS
13 10 (4.31%) Quality Management
13 10 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.88%) PRINCE2
14 9 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 80 (34.48%) C#
2 66 (28.45%) JavaScript
2 66 (28.45%) SQL
3 36 (15.52%) VB.NET
4 14 (6.03%) Java
5 9 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.45%) VBA
7 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.86%) Delphi
9 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.43%) C
9 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (15.52%) MCP
2 32 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.90%) MCSE
5 15 (6.47%) Degree
6 14 (6.03%) A+ Certification
7 13 (5.60%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.72%) CCNA
11 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.86%) GNVQ
12 2 (0.86%) CCSE
12 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.43%) PMP
13 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.43%) CISSP
13 1 (0.43%) CCA
13 1 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.76%) SLA
2 13 (5.60%) ISO 9001
3 11 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.86%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (25.43%) Active Directory
2 36 (15.52%) XenApp
3 30 (12.93%) XenDesktop
4 23 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (9.48%) Hyper-V
6 14 (6.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (1.72%) DFS Replication
7 4 (1.72%) Firmware
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (16.38%) SCCM
2 15 (6.47%) SCOM
3 9 (3.88%) WSUS
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.43%) Nagios
5 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.43%) WMI
5 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 70 (30.17%) Citrix
2 30 (12.93%) HP
3 29 (12.50%) VMware
4 24 (10.34%) Oracle
5 22 (9.48%) Cisco
6 15 (6.47%) 3PAR
7 14 (6.03%) MobileIron
7 14 (6.03%) NetApp
8 9 (3.88%) AppSense
9 8 (3.45%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.29%) Juniper
10 3 (1.29%) NETGEAR
10 3 (1.29%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (0.86%) F5
11 2 (0.86%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.86%) SAP
11 2 (0.86%) Remedy
11 2 (0.86%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.43%) Symantec
12 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
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