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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 112 128 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.57% 33.77% 29.14%
As % of the Vendors category 52.83% 64.65% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 108 120 120
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
212 198 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 48.40% 52.24% 58.04%
Number of salaries quoted 192 182 197
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 141 (48.96%) MS Excel
2 140 (48.61%) .NET
3 135 (46.88%) C#
4 125 (43.40%) SQL
5 119 (41.32%) ASP.NET
6 117 (40.63%) SQL Server
7 103 (35.76%) Web Services
8 99 (34.38%) Security Cleared
9 93 (32.29%) SharePoint
10 88 (30.56%) HTML
11 87 (30.21%) WCF
12 86 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
13 84 (29.17%) VB.NET
13 84 (29.17%) XML
14 82 (28.47%) .NET Framework
15 77 (26.74%) SC Cleared
16 76 (26.39%) Windows
17 70 (24.31%) SOAP
18 58 (20.14%) Degree
19 57 (19.79%) CTC Cleared
20 48 (16.67%) Document Management
20 48 (16.67%) WF
20 48 (16.67%) Open Source
21 47 (16.32%) System Testing
22 43 (14.93%) Java
23 41 (14.24%) JavaScript
23 41 (14.24%) PRINCE2
24 40 (13.89%) Oracle
25 35 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC
26 34 (11.81%) Scrum

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (32.29%) SharePoint
2 28 (9.72%) MediaWiki
3 11 (3.82%) IIS
4 8 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.43%) CMS
5 7 (2.43%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.74%) Joomla!
8 4 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.04%) Lync
10 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 141 (48.96%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.07%) MS Office
3 11 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.78%) MS Project
5 5 (1.74%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.69%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.69%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.69%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 10 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.74%) SaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.56%) SAN
2 14 (4.86%) Firewall
3 9 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.39%) DHCP
4 4 (1.39%) DNS
5 3 (1.04%) VPN
5 3 (1.04%) LAN
5 3 (1.04%) VoIP
5 3 (1.04%) WAN
6 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.69%) HTTP
6 2 (0.69%) IPv6
6 2 (0.69%) Internet
6 2 (0.69%) VLAN
6 2 (0.69%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.35%) Wireless
7 1 (0.35%) 3G
7 1 (0.35%) MPLS
7 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.82%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.43%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.08%) OLAP
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.74%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.39%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (1.39%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.04%) MS Access
10 3 (1.04%) MySQL
11 2 (0.69%) Big Data
12 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.74%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (1.39%) JIRA
5 4 (1.39%) NUnit
6 2 (0.69%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.69%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.35%) MSTest
General
1 25 (8.68%) Finance
2 14 (4.86%) Marketing
3 9 (3.13%) Advertising
4 5 (1.74%) French Language
5 4 (1.39%) Publishing
6 3 (1.04%) Banking
6 3 (1.04%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 98 (34.03%) Developer
2 60 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 54 (18.75%) Analyst
4 49 (17.01%) C# Developer
5 47 (16.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (14.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (9.38%) Team Leader
9 22 (7.64%) Support Engineer
10 20 (6.94%) Consultant
11 19 (6.60%) .NET Team Leader
12 18 (6.25%) Project Manager
12 18 (6.25%) Business Analyst
13 17 (5.90%) Programmer
13 17 (5.90%) Support Analyst
14 15 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
15 14 (4.86%) Applications Developer
16 13 (4.51%) Senior Developer
16 13 (4.51%) Analyst Programmer
17 12 (4.17%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (48.61%) .NET
2 119 (41.32%) ASP.NET
3 103 (35.76%) Web Services
4 88 (30.56%) HTML
5 87 (30.21%) WCF
6 84 (29.17%) XML
7 82 (28.47%) .NET Framework
8 70 (24.31%) SOAP
9 48 (16.67%) WF
10 35 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (10.07%) Hibernate
11 29 (10.07%) Spring
12 23 (7.99%) jQuery
13 22 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 16 (5.56%) HTML5
15 15 (5.21%) CSS
16 10 (3.47%) Razor View Engine
17 8 (2.78%) Ajax
18 7 (2.43%) J2EE
19 6 (2.08%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.67%) Open Source
2 10 (3.47%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.43%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.08%) Social Media
4 6 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.69%) EPoS
6 2 (0.69%) Replication
6 2 (0.69%) Handset
6 2 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.35%) Blog
7 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 76 (26.39%) Windows
2 26 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.74%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.74%) Solaris
7 5 (1.74%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.69%) Android
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.67%) Document Management
3 47 (16.32%) System Testing
4 41 (14.24%) PRINCE2
5 34 (11.81%) Scrum
6 33 (11.46%) MVC
7 29 (10.07%) ITIL
8 27 (9.38%) Project Management
9 23 (7.99%) Business Analysis
10 21 (7.29%) Waterfall
11 16 (5.56%) Business Development
12 14 (4.86%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.86%) Automated Testing
13 13 (4.51%) TDD
14 12 (4.17%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.17%) Quality Management
15 11 (3.82%) Software Testing
15 11 (3.82%) CRM
15 11 (3.82%) Resource Management
16 10 (3.47%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (46.88%) C#
2 125 (43.40%) SQL
3 84 (29.17%) VB.NET
4 43 (14.93%) Java
5 41 (14.24%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.08%) C
8 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.69%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.35%) VB
9 1 (0.35%) C++
9 1 (0.35%) Delphi
9 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 99 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 77 (26.74%) SC Cleared
3 58 (20.14%) Degree
4 57 (19.79%) CTC Cleared
5 27 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.51%) CCA
6 13 (4.51%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (4.51%) MCP
7 12 (4.17%) ISTQB
8 10 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (2.43%) MCTS
10 6 (2.08%) ISEB
10 6 (2.08%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.74%) CISA
11 5 (1.74%) CISM
11 5 (1.74%) CISSP
11 5 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.25%) SLA
2 7 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.43%) QA
3 4 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 34 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.60%) XenApp
3 18 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 17 (5.90%) Hyper-V
5 16 (5.56%) XenServer
6 15 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.69%) UAG
7 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (5.90%) SCCM
2 13 (4.51%) WSUS
3 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (13.89%) Oracle
2 26 (9.03%) Citrix
3 19 (6.60%) VMware
4 15 (5.21%) HP
4 15 (5.21%) Dell
5 13 (4.51%) Nimsoft
6 5 (1.74%) Yahoo!
6 5 (1.74%) Google
7 3 (1.04%) Cisco
8 2 (0.69%) Progress
8 2 (0.69%) Adobe
8 2 (0.69%) Avaya
8 2 (0.69%) Juniper
8 2 (0.69%) Lotus
8 2 (0.69%) Apple
8 2 (0.69%) Remedy
8 2 (0.69%) Websense
8 2 (0.69%) MathWorks
8 2 (0.69%) Serena
9 1 (0.35%) Telerik
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + company car, holiday incentives
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 35,000 + bens and Profit share.
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45,000
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Salary: £6000 - £55000 per annum + 5k Car allowance+Bonus 4%
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
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