The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorking 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 24 June 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 / Dorking
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorking 25.00% 27.78% 35.00%
As % of the Vendors category 83.33% 83.33% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 17
Median salary £22,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Dorking.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 12 6 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorking 30.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 25
Median salary £22,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorking 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 Dorking

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dorking

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Dorking

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dorking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Dorking over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Dorking

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Dorking region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (82.76%) VoIP
1 24 (82.76%) WAN
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
1 24 (82.76%) VLAN
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (72.41%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) CCNP
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (55.17%) MPLS
3 16 (55.17%) OSPF
3 16 (55.17%) BGP
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (55.17%) F5
3 16 (55.17%) High Availability
3 16 (55.17%) Spanning Tree
3 16 (55.17%) Data Centre
4 15 (51.72%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (44.83%) Presales
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (44.83%) CCIP
5 13 (44.83%) CCDA
5 13 (44.83%) CCSP
6 8 (27.59%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
6 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
6 8 (27.59%) VPN
6 8 (27.59%) DNS
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorking 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 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) VLAN
1 24 (82.76%) VoIP
1 24 (82.76%) WAN
2 21 (72.41%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) BGP
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (55.17%) MPLS
3 16 (55.17%) OSPF
3 16 (55.17%) Spanning Tree
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) DNS
5 8 (27.59%) Internet
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 8 (27.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Network Operations Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Operations Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Senior Network Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (27.59%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Service Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Service Desk Support
3 8 (27.59%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Data Centre
2 15 (51.72%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) High Availability
2 13 (44.83%) Presales
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Code Coverage
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Test Management
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) CCNP
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCDA
2 13 (44.83%) CCIP
2 13 (44.83%) CCSP
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) F5
3 8 (27.59%) Apple
4 2 (6.90%) Civica