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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 112 96 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 39.02% 26.02% 27.61%
As % of the Vendors category 61.88% 46.60% 69.77%
Number of salaries quoted 108 91 90
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,750
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
181 206 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 63.07% 55.83% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 162 189 128
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £57,500 £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 5 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Woking

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 90 (44.12%) Windows
2 86 (42.16%) MS Excel
3 70 (34.31%) Citrix
4 58 (28.43%) .NET
5 54 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 49 (24.02%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (22.55%) SQL
8 45 (22.06%) C#
9 43 (21.08%) SQL Server
9 43 (21.08%) MS Exchange
10 42 (20.59%) XenApp
11 41 (20.10%) ASP.NET
11 41 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (19.61%) HTML
13 39 (19.12%) Java
13 39 (19.12%) XenDesktop
13 39 (19.12%) Security Cleared
14 37 (18.14%) MS Office
15 36 (17.65%) Degree
15 36 (17.65%) SC Cleared
16 34 (16.67%) Windows 7
17 33 (16.18%) ITIL
17 33 (16.18%) Firewall
18 31 (15.20%) SCCM
19 30 (14.71%) CTC Cleared
20 29 (14.22%) MCP
20 29 (14.22%) MS PowerPoint
21 28 (13.73%) VMware
22 27 (13.24%) SharePoint
23 26 (12.75%) LAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 43 (21.08%) MS Exchange
2 27 (13.24%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (3.43%) MediaWiki
6 5 (2.45%) CMS
6 5 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.45%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.96%) Lync
7 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.47%) IIS
8 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.98%) Mule
9 2 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 86 (42.16%) MS Excel
2 37 (18.14%) MS Office
3 29 (14.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.39%) Office 365
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.18%) Firewall
2 26 (12.75%) LAN
2 26 (12.75%) WAN
3 22 (10.78%) DHCP
3 22 (10.78%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.78%) DNS
4 21 (10.29%) VoIP
5 9 (4.41%) SAN
6 5 (2.45%) VPN
7 4 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (1.47%) Wireless
8 3 (1.47%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.47%) Network Security
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.98%) HSRP
9 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.98%) IPsec
9 2 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.94%) MySQL
3 6 (2.94%) MS Access
4 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.37%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.41%) Eclipse
3 9 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.41%) JIRA
4 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.47%) Selenium
5 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.98%) MSTest
5 2 (0.98%) NUnit
General
1 16 (7.84%) Finance
2 9 (4.41%) Marketing
3 6 (2.94%) Back Office
4 4 (1.96%) Law
4 4 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (0.98%) Military
5 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (30.39%) Analyst
2 53 (25.98%) Support Analyst
3 33 (16.18%) Support Engineer
4 25 (12.25%) 1st Line Support
5 24 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 22 (10.78%) Developer
7 15 (7.35%) Administrator
8 14 (6.86%) Consultant
9 13 (6.37%) .NET Developer
10 12 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (5.88%) Service Analyst
10 12 (5.88%) Desktop Support
11 11 (5.39%) Project Manager
11 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.39%) Delivery Manager
11 11 (5.39%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (28.43%) .NET
2 41 (20.10%) ASP.NET
3 40 (19.61%) HTML
4 24 (11.76%) Web Services
5 22 (10.78%) XML
6 20 (9.80%) SOAP
7 14 (6.86%) .NET Framework
8 12 (5.88%) HTML5
8 12 (5.88%) WCF
8 12 (5.88%) CSS
9 9 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (3.43%) J2EE
10 7 (3.43%) Spring
10 7 (3.43%) Hibernate
10 7 (3.43%) WF
11 5 (2.45%) WPF
12 4 (1.96%) DHTML
13 3 (1.47%) WinForms
13 3 (1.47%) jQuery
14 2 (0.98%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (24.02%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.92%) Open Source
5 6 (2.94%) Clustering
6 5 (2.45%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.45%) Replication
7 4 (1.96%) iPhone
7 4 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.98%) CCTV
9 2 (0.98%) PMI
10 1 (0.49%) EPoS
10 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 90 (44.12%) Windows
2 34 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 18 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.86%) Windows 8
5 13 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.39%) Mac OS
7 5 (2.45%) Android
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.18%) ITIL
3 23 (11.27%) Service Management
4 20 (9.80%) Scrum
5 19 (9.31%) Line Management
5 19 (9.31%) MVC
5 19 (9.31%) PRINCE2
6 16 (7.84%) Project Planning
6 16 (7.84%) Document Management
7 15 (7.35%) Project Management
7 15 (7.35%) Coaching
8 14 (6.86%) Mentoring
9 13 (6.37%) Risk Management
10 12 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.39%) CRM
11 11 (5.39%) Information Security
11 11 (5.39%) Refactoring
12 10 (4.90%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.90%) Software Engineering
13 8 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.55%) SQL
2 45 (22.06%) C#
3 39 (19.12%) Java
4 22 (10.78%) VB.NET
5 19 (9.31%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.90%) PHP
7 8 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.43%) VB
9 2 (0.98%) C
9 2 (0.98%) C++
9 2 (0.98%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 36 (17.65%) Degree
2 36 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 30 (14.71%) CTC Cleared
4 29 (14.22%) MCP
5 17 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 15 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (3.43%) CISSP
8 7 (3.43%) CCNA
8 7 (3.43%) SSCP
8 7 (3.43%) GIAC
9 6 (2.94%) VCP4
10 5 (2.45%) ISEB
11 4 (1.96%) MCSE
11 4 (1.96%) MCSA
12 3 (1.47%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.98%) MCPD
13 2 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.27%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 42 (20.59%) XenApp
3 39 (19.12%) XenDesktop
4 20 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (2.94%) vSphere
7 3 (1.47%) XenServer
7 3 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (1.47%) UAG
8 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (15.20%) SCCM
2 5 (2.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (2.45%) SCOM
3 2 (0.98%) WSUS
3 2 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 70 (34.31%) Citrix
2 28 (13.73%) VMware
3 20 (9.80%) HP
4 11 (5.39%) Oracle
4 11 (5.39%) Cisco
5 8 (3.92%) SAP
6 7 (3.43%) Nimsoft
7 6 (2.94%) Dell
8 4 (1.96%) Sun
9 3 (1.47%) AppSense
9 3 (1.47%) MobileIron
10 2 (0.98%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.98%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.98%) Telerik
10 2 (0.98%) MathWorks
10 2 (0.98%) Remedy
10 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.98%) Sage
11 1 (0.49%) NetApp
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