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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 90 121 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 28.30% 25.42% 33.83%
As % of the Vendors category 54.55% 51.05% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 114 125
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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
165 237 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 51.89% 49.79% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 156 213 176
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £50,000
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 4 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 4 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 86 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 85 (38.12%) Citrix
3 75 (33.63%) Windows
4 68 (30.49%) SQL Server
5 64 (28.70%) Active Directory
6 62 (27.80%) .NET
7 60 (26.91%) ITIL
8 59 (26.46%) C#
9 57 (25.56%) ASP.NET
10 54 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
12 48 (21.52%) SQL
12 48 (21.52%) HTML
13 46 (20.63%) MS Exchange
14 45 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (20.18%) XenApp
15 43 (19.28%) LAN
15 43 (19.28%) WAN
15 43 (19.28%) SharePoint
16 42 (18.83%) MS Office
17 40 (17.94%) SCCM
18 38 (17.04%) MCP
18 38 (17.04%) Project Management
19 36 (16.14%) Firewall
19 36 (16.14%) DNS
19 36 (16.14%) XenDesktop
20 34 (15.25%) DHCP
21 32 (14.35%) HTML5
21 32 (14.35%) Marketing
22 31 (13.90%) HP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 46 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 43 (19.28%) SharePoint
3 19 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (5.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (4.93%) CMS
6 9 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.24%) IIS
9 4 (1.79%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.45%) JBoss
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 86 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 42 (18.83%) MS Office
3 29 (13.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.90%) Agresso
3 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.38%) Office 365
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.35%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (19.28%) LAN
1 43 (19.28%) WAN
2 36 (16.14%) DNS
2 36 (16.14%) Firewall
3 34 (15.25%) DHCP
4 25 (11.21%) VoIP
5 24 (10.76%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.73%) SAN
7 6 (2.69%) Wireless
7 6 (2.69%) NetScaler
8 5 (2.24%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (1.79%) X.25
9 4 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.79%) NAS
9 4 (1.79%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.35%) Network Security
10 3 (1.35%) VPN
10 3 (1.35%) HTTP
11 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (30.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.24%) MS Access
3 5 (2.24%) MySQL
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.35%) Big Data
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) QlikView
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (0.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 32 (14.35%) Marketing
2 24 (10.76%) Finance
3 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.24%) Back Office
5 4 (1.79%) Publishing
5 4 (1.79%) Retail
6 2 (0.90%) Military
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (17.04%) Developer
1 38 (17.04%) Analyst
2 31 (13.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 30 (13.45%) Support Engineer
4 27 (12.11%) Support Analyst
5 19 (8.52%) Desktop Support
5 19 (8.52%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 17 (7.62%) Desktop Engineer
6 17 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (6.73%) Consultant
8 15 (6.73%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.73%) Applications Support
8 15 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.28%) Architect
9 14 (6.28%) 1st Line Support
10 13 (5.83%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (27.80%) .NET
2 57 (25.56%) ASP.NET
3 48 (21.52%) HTML
4 32 (14.35%) HTML5
5 27 (12.11%) XML
6 24 (10.76%) Web Services
7 21 (9.42%) CSS
7 21 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (6.28%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.04%) WCF
9 9 (4.04%) jQuery
10 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (2.69%) WPF
12 5 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (2.24%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (2.24%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.79%) CSS3
13 4 (1.79%) SOAP
13 4 (1.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.52%) Blackberry
3 14 (6.28%) Clustering
4 7 (3.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.24%) AS400
6 2 (0.90%) Blog
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) PKI
7 1 (0.45%) CCTV
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (33.63%) Windows
2 19 (8.52%) Windows 7
3 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.59%) Mac OS
5 8 (3.59%) Linux
6 5 (2.24%) Android
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.91%) ITIL
2 45 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (17.04%) Project Management
4 28 (12.56%) Service Management
5 27 (12.11%) MVC
5 27 (12.11%) Digital Marketing
6 25 (11.21%) Project Planning
7 18 (8.07%) Scrum
8 16 (7.17%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.73%) CRM
10 13 (5.83%) Problem Management
11 10 (4.48%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.48%) Content Management
12 8 (3.59%) ERP
12 8 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.14%) Quality Management
13 7 (3.14%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.14%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.14%) Incident Management
13 7 (3.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (26.46%) C#
2 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
3 48 (21.52%) SQL
4 25 (11.21%) VB.NET
5 12 (5.38%) Java
6 6 (2.69%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.24%) VBA
8 2 (0.90%) Delphi
8 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.45%) VB
9 1 (0.45%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) C
9 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (17.04%) MCP
2 30 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.62%) A+ Certification
4 15 (6.73%) Degree
4 15 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.73%) Security Cleared
5 13 (5.83%) MCSE
6 10 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.48%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.14%) CCNA
7 7 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.35%) MCSA
8 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.90%) CCSE
10 1 (0.45%) CEH
10 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.45%) APMP
10 1 (0.45%) CCIA
10 1 (0.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) SLA
2 10 (4.48%) ISO 9001
3 9 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (28.70%) Active Directory
2 45 (20.18%) XenApp
3 36 (16.14%) XenDesktop
4 22 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (9.42%) Hyper-V
6 17 (7.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.90%) Firmware
7 2 (0.90%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.45%) XenServer
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (17.94%) SCCM
2 11 (4.93%) SCOM
3 7 (3.14%) WSUS
4 4 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 85 (38.12%) Citrix
2 31 (13.90%) HP
3 28 (12.56%) VMware
4 20 (8.97%) Cisco
5 14 (6.28%) MobileIron
6 13 (5.83%) 3PAR
6 13 (5.83%) Oracle
7 12 (5.38%) NetApp
8 9 (4.04%) AppSense
9 5 (2.24%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.79%) Remedy
10 4 (1.79%) Nimsoft
11 3 (1.35%) Sun
12 2 (0.90%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.90%) F5
13 1 (0.45%) McAfee
13 1 (0.45%) Websense
13 1 (0.45%) Tableau
13 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
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