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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 92 126 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 40.00% 28.70% 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 69.70% 58.33% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 89 116 89
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
132 216 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 57.39% 49.20% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 119 203 145
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 96 (47.52%) MS Excel
2 89 (44.06%) Windows
3 88 (43.56%) .NET
4 69 (34.16%) C#
5 62 (30.69%) SQL Server
5 62 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (28.71%) ASP.NET
7 57 (28.22%) HTML
7 57 (28.22%) SQL
8 53 (26.24%) Security Cleared
9 45 (22.28%) Web Services
10 44 (21.78%) SharePoint
11 41 (20.30%) XML
11 41 (20.30%) SC Cleared
12 39 (19.31%) Citrix
12 39 (19.31%) WCF
13 38 (18.81%) VB.NET
13 38 (18.81%) Degree
14 37 (18.32%) Active Directory
15 36 (17.82%) MS Office
16 35 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (16.34%) Document Management
18 32 (15.84%) SOAP
18 32 (15.84%) VMware
18 32 (15.84%) .NET Framework
19 31 (15.35%) Java
19 31 (15.35%) Windows 7
20 29 (14.36%) ITIL
21 27 (13.37%) CTC Cleared
22 24 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (21.78%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.40%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.94%) IIS
4 10 (4.95%) MediaWiki
5 9 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.49%) Lync
7 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.99%) Mule
8 2 (0.99%) Confluence
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 96 (47.52%) MS Excel
2 36 (17.82%) MS Office
3 17 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.49%) MS Project
6 2 (0.99%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.95%) Office 365
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.90%) Firewall
2 17 (8.42%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.45%) DHCP
3 11 (5.45%) DNS
3 11 (5.45%) SAN
4 10 (4.95%) LAN
4 10 (4.95%) VoIP
4 10 (4.95%) WAN
5 4 (1.98%) VPN
5 4 (1.98%) VLAN
6 3 (1.49%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.99%) HSRP
7 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.99%) IPsec
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.99%) Network Security
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.99%) HTTP
7 2 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.48%) MS Access
3 5 (2.48%) MySQL
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.99%) Big Data
6 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.46%) Eclipse
3 9 (4.46%) JIRA
3 9 (4.46%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.98%) NUnit
4 4 (1.98%) MSTest
5 3 (1.49%) Selenium
6 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (4.46%) Finance
2 5 (2.48%) Back Office
3 4 (1.98%) Marketing
4 3 (1.49%) Retail
5 2 (0.99%) Billing
Job Titles
1 49 (24.26%) Analyst
2 40 (19.80%) Developer
3 34 (16.83%) Support Analyst
4 26 (12.87%) Support Engineer
5 22 (10.89%) Team Leader
6 19 (9.41%) 1st Line Support
6 19 (9.41%) Consultant
7 17 (8.42%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 16 (7.92%) .NET Developer
9 15 (7.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 14 (6.93%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.94%) Analyst Programmer
11 12 (5.94%) Programmer
11 12 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (5.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 10 (4.95%) Web Developer
14 9 (4.46%) Software Engineer
14 9 (4.46%) Applications Developer
14 9 (4.46%) Development Manager
14 9 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (43.56%) .NET
2 58 (28.71%) ASP.NET
3 57 (28.22%) HTML
4 45 (22.28%) Web Services
5 41 (20.30%) XML
6 39 (19.31%) WCF
7 32 (15.84%) SOAP
7 32 (15.84%) .NET Framework
8 19 (9.41%) WF
9 16 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (6.93%) HTML5
11 12 (5.94%) CSS
12 10 (4.95%) Hibernate
12 10 (4.95%) Spring
13 9 (4.46%) WPF
14 8 (3.96%) J2EE
15 6 (2.97%) jQuery
16 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 4 (1.98%) LINQ
17 4 (1.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.90%) Open Source
3 10 (4.95%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.47%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.98%) EPoS
7 3 (1.49%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.99%) iPhone
8 2 (0.99%) PMI
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) CCTV
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.06%) Windows
2 31 (15.35%) Windows 7
3 18 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.45%) Windows 8
6 8 (3.96%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.47%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.99%) Solaris
8 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.34%) Document Management
3 29 (14.36%) ITIL
4 22 (10.89%) Scrum
5 20 (9.90%) MVC
6 19 (9.41%) System Testing
7 18 (8.91%) Service Management
8 16 (7.92%) Software Engineering
8 16 (7.92%) Coaching
9 15 (7.43%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.44%) Line Management
10 13 (6.44%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.94%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.94%) TDD
12 11 (5.45%) Information Security
13 10 (4.95%) CRM
14 9 (4.46%) Incident Management
14 9 (4.46%) Manual Testing
15 8 (3.96%) Project Planning
15 8 (3.96%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (34.16%) C#
2 57 (28.22%) SQL
3 38 (18.81%) VB.NET
4 31 (15.35%) Java
5 21 (10.40%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.95%) C
7 9 (4.46%) PHP
7 9 (4.46%) VB
8 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.48%) C++
10 4 (1.98%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.49%) Perl
12 1 (0.50%) Delphi
12 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (26.24%) Security Cleared
2 41 (20.30%) SC Cleared
3 38 (18.81%) Degree
4 27 (13.37%) CTC Cleared
5 17 (8.42%) MCP
6 16 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (7.92%) A+ Certification
7 9 (4.46%) ISEB
8 8 (3.96%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (3.47%) ISTQB
9 7 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.98%) SSCP
10 4 (1.98%) GIAC
10 4 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.98%) CISSP
10 4 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.49%) CCA
11 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.99%) MCAD
12 2 (0.99%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.40%) SLA
2 9 (4.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (18.32%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.39%) XenDesktop
3 23 (11.39%) XenApp
4 19 (9.41%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (2.97%) XenServer
6 6 (2.97%) vSphere
7 3 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (1.49%) UAG
8 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (9.90%) SCCM
2 5 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.98%) WSUS
4 3 (1.49%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (19.31%) Citrix
2 32 (15.84%) VMware
3 13 (6.44%) HP
3 13 (6.44%) Oracle
4 10 (4.95%) Dell
5 5 (2.48%) SAP
6 4 (1.98%) Telerik
6 4 (1.98%) Red Gate
6 4 (1.98%) Nimsoft
6 4 (1.98%) MathWorks
7 3 (1.49%) Cisco
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe
8 2 (0.99%) Sage
8 2 (0.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.99%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.50%) EMC
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