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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 120 179 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.85% 33.65% 28.83%
As % of the Vendors category 61.86% 60.68% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 150 104
Average salary £40,000 £44,375 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% +10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,350 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,750
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
194 295 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 61.20% 55.45% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 186 260 151
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £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 2 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 106 (45.30%) Windows
2 98 (41.88%) MS Excel
3 96 (41.03%) Citrix
4 68 (29.06%) Active Directory
5 61 (26.07%) SQL Server
6 60 (25.64%) .NET
6 60 (25.64%) ASP.NET
6 60 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (25.21%) C#
8 57 (24.36%) XenApp
9 54 (23.08%) HTML
9 54 (23.08%) MS Exchange
10 53 (22.65%) MS Office
11 52 (22.22%) XenDesktop
12 51 (21.79%) MCP
13 50 (21.37%) LAN
13 50 (21.37%) WAN
14 49 (20.94%) SQL
15 46 (19.66%) ITIL
16 45 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
17 43 (18.38%) Firewall
17 43 (18.38%) JavaScript
18 41 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (16.67%) Service Management
20 36 (15.38%) Project Management
20 36 (15.38%) SCCM
21 35 (14.96%) Windows 7
21 35 (14.96%) HP
22 34 (14.53%) DNS
22 34 (14.53%) Marketing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.25%) SharePoint
3 19 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.99%) CMS
5 7 (2.99%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.28%) Lync
8 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.85%) MediaWiki
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.43%) JBoss
10 1 (0.43%) Apache
10 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 98 (41.88%) MS Excel
2 53 (22.65%) MS Office
3 45 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.99%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.37%) LAN
1 50 (21.37%) WAN
2 43 (18.38%) Firewall
3 34 (14.53%) DNS
4 33 (14.10%) DHCP
5 31 (13.25%) TCP/IP
6 30 (12.82%) VoIP
7 6 (2.56%) Wireless
8 5 (2.14%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (1.71%) Network Security
10 3 (1.28%) VPN
10 3 (1.28%) HTTP
10 3 (1.28%) SAN
10 3 (1.28%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.85%) X.25
11 2 (0.85%) IPsec
11 2 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.43%) SSL
12 1 (0.43%) BGP
12 1 (0.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (3.42%) MS Access
2 8 (3.42%) MySQL
3 6 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.85%) QlikView
5 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (14.53%) Marketing
2 25 (10.68%) Finance
3 8 (3.42%) Back Office
4 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.71%) Law
5 4 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) Military
6 2 (0.85%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (25.21%) Analyst
2 54 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 41 (17.52%) Support Engineer
4 37 (15.81%) Developer
5 31 (13.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (9.83%) 1st Line Support
6 23 (9.83%) Desktop Support
7 22 (9.40%) .NET Developer
8 20 (8.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 20 (8.55%) Desktop Engineer
9 19 (8.12%) C# Developer
9 19 (8.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 18 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.26%) Architect
11 17 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (6.84%) Applications Support
12 16 (6.84%) Project Manager
12 16 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (6.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (25.64%) .NET
1 60 (25.64%) ASP.NET
2 54 (23.08%) HTML
3 31 (13.25%) XML
3 31 (13.25%) HTML5
4 20 (8.55%) CSS
4 20 (8.55%) Web Services
5 17 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (5.13%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.70%) SOAP
8 6 (2.56%) jQuery
9 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.71%) CSS3
10 4 (1.71%) XSD
10 4 (1.71%) DHTML
11 3 (1.28%) JSON
11 3 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (1.28%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (1.28%) WCF
12 2 (0.85%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (14.10%) Blackberry
3 12 (5.13%) Clustering
4 7 (2.99%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.14%) Replication
6 4 (1.71%) iPhone
6 4 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.71%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.85%) Blog
7 2 (0.85%) AS400
8 1 (0.43%) PKI
8 1 (0.43%) CCTV
8 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 106 (45.30%) Windows
2 35 (14.96%) Windows 7
3 16 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (5.98%) Mac OS
5 11 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.85%) Android
8 8 (3.42%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.14%) Linux
10 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.66%) ITIL
2 41 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.67%) Service Management
4 36 (15.38%) Project Management
5 33 (14.10%) Project Planning
6 32 (13.68%) MVC
7 30 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (7.26%) CRM
9 15 (6.41%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.41%) Line Management
10 14 (5.98%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.56%) Scrum
12 12 (5.13%) Problem Management
12 12 (5.13%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.70%) Risk Management
13 11 (4.70%) E-Commerce
14 9 (3.85%) Incident Management
15 8 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (3.42%) ERP
16 7 (2.99%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (25.21%) C#
2 49 (20.94%) SQL
3 43 (18.38%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 24 (10.26%) Java
6 6 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.28%) VB
7 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.85%) VBA
9 1 (0.43%) C
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (21.79%) MCP
2 27 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 22 (9.40%) Degree
4 22 (9.40%) SC Cleared
4 22 (9.40%) Security Cleared
5 18 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
6 11 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.85%) CCNA
8 8 (3.42%) MCSE
9 6 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.14%) CISSP
11 4 (1.71%) SSCP
11 4 (1.71%) MCSA
11 4 (1.71%) GIAC
12 1 (0.43%) MCITP
12 1 (0.43%) MCTS
12 1 (0.43%) MCPD
12 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.43%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.40%) SLA
2 7 (2.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (29.06%) Active Directory
2 57 (24.36%) XenApp
3 52 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 26 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 15 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (5.98%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.43%) Firmware
7 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (15.38%) SCCM
2 5 (2.14%) SCOM
3 3 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.85%) WSUS
5 1 (0.43%) WMI
5 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (41.03%) Citrix
2 35 (14.96%) HP
3 16 (6.84%) VMware
3 16 (6.84%) Oracle
4 14 (5.98%) MobileIron
5 11 (4.70%) AppSense
5 11 (4.70%) Cisco
6 9 (3.85%) NetApp
6 9 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 6 (2.56%) Nimsoft
8 5 (2.14%) SAP
9 4 (1.71%) Sun
10 2 (0.85%) Tableau
10 2 (0.85%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.85%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.85%) Remedy
11 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.43%) Dell
11 1 (0.43%) EMC
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
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