Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 39 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.66% 3.55% 3.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.30% 11.69% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 33
Guildford median annual salary £26,000 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -46.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,900 £40,000 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% +10.00%

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 345 231 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 41.22% 30.39% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 243 193 258
Guildford median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% -15.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,250 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 31 (79.49%) Office 365
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
4 26 (66.67%) MCSE
5 20 (51.28%) Windows 8
5 20 (51.28%) Windows 7
5 20 (51.28%) Windows 10
6 15 (38.46%) Citrix
6 15 (38.46%) VMware
6 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (30.77%) Degree
8 11 (28.21%) MCSA
8 11 (28.21%) Linux
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL
9 10 (25.64%) MCP
9 10 (25.64%) CCNA
9 10 (25.64%) LAN
9 10 (25.64%) WLAN
9 10 (25.64%) WAN
9 10 (25.64%) DHCP
9 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (25.64%) SAN
9 10 (25.64%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (25.64%) MPLS
9 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management

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 10 (25.64%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (79.49%) Office 365
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) DHCP
1 10 (25.64%) Firewall
1 10 (25.64%) LAN
1 10 (25.64%) MPLS
1 10 (25.64%) Network Security
1 10 (25.64%) SAN
1 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
1 10 (25.64%) VLAN
1 10 (25.64%) WAN
1 10 (25.64%) Wireless
1 10 (25.64%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Android Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 16 (41.03%) Support Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) IT Support
4 13 (33.33%) IT Technician
5 12 (30.77%) Help Desk Technician
6 11 (28.21%) Help Desk Support
7 10 (25.64%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (25.64%) IT Engineer
8 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 9 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (23.08%) Technical Support
8 9 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (20.51%) Help Desk Engineer
9 8 (20.51%) IT Analyst
9 8 (20.51%) Support Technician
10 7 (17.95%) Graduate Analyst
10 7 (17.95%) Graduate IT Analyst
10 7 (17.95%) Graduate IT Support
10 7 (17.95%) Junior Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) CMDB
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Windows 10
2 20 (51.28%) Windows 7
2 20 (51.28%) Windows 8
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
5 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Android
6 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Change Control
1 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL V3
1 10 (25.64%) ITSM
1 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
1 10 (25.64%) Mobile Device Management
1 10 (25.64%) Service Management
1 10 (25.64%) Supplier Management
2 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
2 5 (12.82%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (12.82%) Information Security
2 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
2 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
3 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.26%) High Availability
4 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.13%) Android Development
4 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
1 2 (5.13%) Java
1 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) MCSE
2 12 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 11 (28.21%) MCSA
4 10 (25.64%) CCNA
4 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (25.64%) LPIC
4 10 (25.64%) MCP
5 5 (12.82%) CEH
5 5 (12.82%) CISSP
5 5 (12.82%) RHCSA
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Citrix
2 15 (38.46%) VMware