The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Woking region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 133 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 26.08% 33.08% 25.51%
As % of the Vendors category 52.05% 68.21% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 119 123 107
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
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%
Vendors Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
244 195 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 50.10% 48.51% 60.36%
Number of salaries quoted 219 176 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Surrey

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 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 126 (47.55%) MS Excel
2 123 (46.42%) .NET
3 121 (45.66%) C#
4 120 (45.28%) SQL
5 110 (41.51%) ASP.NET
6 104 (39.25%) SQL Server
7 98 (36.98%) Web Services
8 90 (33.96%) Security Cleared
9 88 (33.21%) SharePoint
10 80 (30.19%) HTML
11 76 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (28.68%) WCF
12 74 (27.92%) .NET Framework
12 74 (27.92%) VB.NET
12 74 (27.92%) XML
13 71 (26.79%) SC Cleared
14 68 (25.66%) Windows
15 64 (24.15%) SOAP
16 55 (20.75%) CTC Cleared
17 54 (20.38%) Degree
18 42 (15.85%) Open Source
18 42 (15.85%) WF
18 42 (15.85%) JavaScript
19 41 (15.47%) Java
19 41 (15.47%) System Testing
20 40 (15.09%) Oracle
20 40 (15.09%) Document Management
21 39 (14.72%) PRINCE2
22 38 (14.34%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (13.58%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 88 (33.21%) SharePoint
2 25 (9.43%) MediaWiki
3 10 (3.77%) IIS
3 10 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.64%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.64%) CMS
5 6 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.89%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.13%) Lync
7 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 126 (47.55%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.06%) MS Office
3 8 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.64%) MS Project
5 5 (1.89%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.13%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.75%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 14 (5.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.04%) SAN
2 14 (5.28%) Firewall
3 7 (2.64%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.51%) VPN
5 3 (1.13%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.13%) IPv6
5 3 (1.13%) LAN
5 3 (1.13%) VoIP
5 3 (1.13%) WAN
6 2 (0.75%) Internet
6 2 (0.75%) DHCP
6 2 (0.75%) HTTP
6 2 (0.75%) DNS
6 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.38%) Wireless
7 1 (0.38%) 3G
7 1 (0.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (39.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (2.64%) OLAP
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.89%) MySQL
7 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.89%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.89%) MS Access
8 4 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.51%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (1.51%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.89%) JIRA
4 5 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.13%) NUnit
6 2 (0.75%) Serena SBM
6 2 (0.75%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.38%) MSTest
General
1 26 (9.81%) Finance
2 12 (4.53%) Marketing
3 9 (3.40%) Advertising
4 5 (1.89%) French Language
4 5 (1.89%) Back Office
4 5 (1.89%) Publishing
5 3 (1.13%) Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (31.70%) Developer
2 55 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 53 (20.00%) Analyst
4 44 (16.60%) C# Developer
4 44 (16.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (15.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (13.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (9.06%) Consultant
8 23 (8.68%) Support Engineer
9 22 (8.30%) Team Leader
10 19 (7.17%) .NET Team Leader
10 19 (7.17%) Project Manager
11 18 (6.79%) Business Analyst
12 15 (5.66%) Programmer
12 15 (5.66%) Support Analyst
13 13 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (4.53%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.53%) Web Team Leader
14 12 (4.53%) SharePoint Consultant
15 11 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (46.42%) .NET
2 110 (41.51%) ASP.NET
3 98 (36.98%) Web Services
4 80 (30.19%) HTML
5 76 (28.68%) WCF
6 74 (27.92%) .NET Framework
6 74 (27.92%) XML
7 64 (24.15%) SOAP
8 42 (15.85%) WF
9 38 (14.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (9.81%) Hibernate
10 26 (9.81%) Spring
11 22 (8.30%) jQuery
11 22 (8.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (6.79%) HTML5
13 17 (6.42%) CSS
14 10 (3.77%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (2.64%) Ajax
16 6 (2.26%) ADO.NET
16 6 (2.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.85%) Open Source
2 9 (3.40%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.02%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.64%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.26%) Social Media
6 3 (1.13%) PKI
6 3 (1.13%) Handset
6 3 (1.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.75%) Replication
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.66%) Windows
2 26 (9.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (7.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.64%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.64%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.26%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.89%) Solaris
8 3 (1.13%) Android
8 3 (1.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (15.47%) System Testing
3 40 (15.09%) Document Management
4 39 (14.72%) PRINCE2
5 31 (11.70%) MVC
6 30 (11.32%) Scrum
7 29 (10.94%) ITIL
8 27 (10.19%) Project Management
9 23 (8.68%) Business Analysis
10 22 (8.30%) Waterfall
11 17 (6.42%) Service Delivery
12 16 (6.04%) Business Development
13 15 (5.66%) CRM
14 13 (4.91%) Quality Management
15 11 (4.15%) Resource Management
16 10 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (3.77%) Pay per click
16 10 (3.77%) Automated Testing
16 10 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
17 9 (3.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (45.66%) C#
2 120 (45.28%) SQL
3 74 (27.92%) VB.NET
4 42 (15.85%) JavaScript
5 41 (15.47%) Java
6 11 (4.15%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.38%) VB
8 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 90 (33.96%) Security Cleared
2 71 (26.79%) SC Cleared
3 55 (20.75%) CTC Cleared
4 54 (20.38%) Degree
5 28 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (6.04%) MCP
7 12 (4.53%) CCA
7 12 (4.53%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (3.40%) ISTQB
10 7 (2.64%) MCTS
11 5 (1.89%) CISA
11 5 (1.89%) CISM
11 5 (1.89%) CISSP
12 4 (1.51%) MCSE
13 3 (1.13%) ISEB
14 2 (0.75%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.75%) MCITP
14 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 1 (0.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.04%) SLA
2 10 (3.77%) QA
3 6 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.17%) XenApp
3 18 (6.79%) XenDesktop
4 16 (6.04%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.04%) XenServer
5 13 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.13%) UAG
6 3 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.13%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (6.42%) SCCM
2 13 (4.91%) WSUS
3 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (15.09%) Oracle
2 27 (10.19%) Citrix
3 19 (7.17%) VMware
4 15 (5.66%) HP
5 13 (4.91%) Nimsoft
5 13 (4.91%) Dell
6 5 (1.89%) Yahoo!
6 5 (1.89%) Google
7 4 (1.51%) Remedy
7 4 (1.51%) Cisco
8 3 (1.13%) Websense
8 3 (1.13%) Avaya
8 3 (1.13%) Juniper
8 3 (1.13%) Lotus
8 3 (1.13%) Apple
9 2 (0.75%) Progress
9 2 (0.75%) Serena
10 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.38%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.38%) EMC
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