Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 75 35
Rank change year-on-year +23 -40 +36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 45 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.08% 2.39% 8.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.75% 6.51% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 62
Guildford median annual salary £20,500 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% -16.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,650 £40,900
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Guildford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 353 307 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 39.84% 36.72% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 248 224 193
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £19,250 £23,250 £23,350
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,375 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Guildford over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (93.33%) MCSE
3 39 (86.67%) Windows
3 39 (86.67%) Active Directory
4 30 (66.67%) Office 365
5 28 (62.22%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (57.78%) Windows 10
7 25 (55.56%) Windows 7
8 20 (44.44%) Windows Server
9 18 (40.00%) Windows 8
10 13 (28.89%) MCSA
11 9 (20.00%) Mac OS X
11 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (17.78%) Degree
13 6 (13.33%) Citrix
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco
14 5 (11.11%) CCNA
14 5 (11.11%) VMware
14 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
14 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
14 5 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
15 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
15 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
15 4 (8.89%) Firewall
15 4 (8.89%) HP
15 4 (8.89%) Dell
15 4 (8.89%) SAN
15 4 (8.89%) SQL Server

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) BGP
2 3 (6.67%) DHCP
2 3 (6.67%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.67%) OSPF
2 3 (6.67%) VLAN
2 3 (6.67%) VoIP
2 3 (6.67%) VPN
2 3 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2017
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) IT Support
2 23 (51.11%) Analyst
3 22 (48.89%) IT Analyst
3 22 (48.89%) IT Support Analyst
4 21 (46.67%) Support Analyst
5 10 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
5 10 (22.22%) IT Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
6 9 (20.00%) Administrator
6 9 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 9 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 9 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
6 9 (20.00%) IT Technician
6 9 (20.00%) Security Administrator
6 9 (20.00%) Support Technician
6 9 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (17.78%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (17.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (15.56%) Junior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows 10
3 25 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 20 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 18 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) Linux
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 3 (6.67%) Data Privacy
2 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.44%) Presales
4 1 (2.22%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.22%) Line Management
4 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (93.33%) MCSE
2 13 (28.89%) MCSA
3 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) CCNA
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.67%) CCNP
5 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Citrix
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Dell
4 4 (8.89%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Avaya
5 3 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.67%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds