The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnham 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 / Farnham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnham 28.13% 36.99% 14.00%
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 69.23% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 7
Median salary £44,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.34% -4.28%  
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 Farnham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Farnham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 15 39 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnham 46.88% 53.42% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 35
Median salary £39,000 £33,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.41% -6.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,791 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnham 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 Farnham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Farnham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Farnham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Farnham

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Farnham

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 Farnham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (33.33%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Firewall
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (23.81%) Power BI
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
8 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (14.29%) MCSA
8 3 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) MCP

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnham 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (23.81%) Power BI
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior SQL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Tester
6 2 (9.52%) QA Manual Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.52%) WinForms
3 2 (9.52%) WPF
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CMDB
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) ETL
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCP
1 3 (14.29%) MCSA
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) LPIC
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix