The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Epsom 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 23 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 / Epsom
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Epsom 32.39% 30.37% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 56.10% 52.56% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 12
Median salary £23,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.23% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £23,300 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +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 Epsom.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Epsom
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41 78 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 57.75% 57.78% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 72 60
Median salary £24,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.52% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom 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 Epsom

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Epsom

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Epsom

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Epsom over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Epsom

For the 6 months to 23 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 31 (77.50%) Windows
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 28 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (50.00%) DBS Check
5 18 (45.00%) Windows 7
6 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
8 11 (27.50%) Office 365
8 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
9 9 (22.50%) Driving Licence
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.50%) VMware
11 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.00%) iPad
12 6 (15.00%) MCP
12 6 (15.00%) MCSE
13 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 4 (10.00%) HP
14 4 (10.00%) IBM Domino
14 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
14 4 (10.00%) Cisco
14 4 (10.00%) A+ Certification
14 4 (10.00%) NetApp
14 4 (10.00%) Apple
14 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (10.00%) Internet

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) MS Access
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Automotive
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Service Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 2 (5.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Driving Licence
2 6 (15.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (45.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (5.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (5.00%) People Management
2 2 (5.00%) SEO
3 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.50%) Case Management
3 1 (2.50%) Change Management
3 1 (2.50%) Coaching
3 1 (2.50%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.50%) Line Management
3 1 (2.50%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.50%) Project Management
3 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.00%) MCP
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) VMware
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) HP
2 4 (10.00%) NetApp
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle