Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 55 64
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.52% 3.75% 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.30% 11.90% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 50
Guildford median annual salary £22,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.06% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £19,250 £25,000 £25,450
90th Percentile £43,750 £59,125 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 244 252 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.64% 31.50% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 196 235 347
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,050 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,625 £67,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -1.73%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 23 (76.67%) MCSE
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) Windows 8
6 13 (43.33%) Office 365
7 12 (40.00%) Windows 10
8 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
8 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 9 (30.00%) MCSA
10 9 (30.00%) VMware
11 8 (26.67%) ITIL
11 8 (26.67%) WAN
11 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (23.33%) Firewall
13 6 (20.00%) LAN
13 6 (20.00%) Cisco
13 6 (20.00%) Citrix
13 6 (20.00%) CCNA
14 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
14 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
14 5 (16.67%) vSphere
14 5 (16.67%) Network Security
14 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Office 365
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
4 5 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) IT Support
2 7 (23.33%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (16.67%) Network Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Director
4 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Junior
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) AS400
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.67%) iPad
1 2 (6.67%) iPhone
1 2 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows 8
3 12 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Coaching
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Server Patching
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) API Development
5 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Security Hardening
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C#
1 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) MCSE
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (30.00%) MCSA
4 6 (20.00%) CCNA
5 4 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
6 2 (6.67%) MCP
7 1 (3.33%) CEH
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) MBCS
7 1 (3.33%) MCAD
7 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) vSphere
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.33%) Capita