The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cobham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Surrey / Cobham
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cobham 11.11% 27.78% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 75.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £45,000 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.81% -24.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cobham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cobham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 5 20 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cobham 55.56% 37.04% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 7
Median salary £80,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Cobham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cobham citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Cobham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cobham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Cobham.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Cobham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cobham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 6 (54.55%) SCOM
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (18.18%) Acrobat
4 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) Content Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cobham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Acrobat
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Server Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) Server Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) IT Trainer
4 2 (18.18%) Trainer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Web Content Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
1 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Content Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) SEO
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
1 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) NetApp
1 6 (54.55%) VMware