Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 6 months to 18 February 2018 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 > Guildford
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 197 145 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 21.99% 22.07% 20.15%
As % of the Vendors category 44.98% 55.34% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 180 144 248
Guildford median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,410
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.48% -2.56%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,500 £24,175
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,250 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% -

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Guildford.

All Vendors
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 438 262 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 48.88% 39.88% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 369 250 463
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,700 £19,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,375 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Guildford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Guildford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Guildford over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 63 (31.98%) Windows
2 56 (28.43%) Advertising
3 55 (27.92%) C#
3 55 (27.92%) .NET
4 51 (25.89%) SQL Server
5 48 (24.37%) Active Directory
6 47 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 41 (20.81%) MVC
8 39 (19.80%) ASP.NET
8 39 (19.80%) Office 365
9 36 (18.27%) Windows Server
10 33 (16.75%) ITIL
11 32 (16.24%) SQL
11 32 (16.24%) SharePoint
12 30 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (14.21%) VMware
14 27 (13.71%) Cisco
14 27 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (13.20%) CRM
15 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (12.69%) Windows 7
17 24 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (12.18%) Microsoft Office
18 23 (11.68%) Hyper-V
18 23 (11.68%) Dynamics CRM
19 22 (11.17%) Windows 10
19 22 (11.17%) Dynamics 365
19 22 (11.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 22 (11.17%) HTML

Microsoft
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 32 (16.24%) SharePoint
2 22 (11.17%) MS Exchange
3 20 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (5.58%) IIS
6 10 (5.08%) CMS
7 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.05%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.03%) WordPress
9 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.02%) Drupal
10 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.51%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.51%) Kentico
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (12.18%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (11.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (19.80%) Office 365
3 22 (11.17%) Dynamics 365
4 14 (7.11%) IaaS
5 13 (6.60%) PaaS
6 10 (5.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (3.05%) SaaS
8 2 (1.02%) Yammer
9 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.15%) VPN
2 18 (9.14%) WAN
3 14 (7.11%) DNS
4 11 (5.58%) LAN
5 7 (3.55%) WebEx
6 6 (3.05%) Firewall
7 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.52%) Intranet
8 3 (1.52%) SAN
8 3 (1.52%) Skype
8 3 (1.52%) Wireless
9 1 (0.51%) DHCP
9 1 (0.51%) NAS
9 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (9.64%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (8.63%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.11%) Power BI
7 7 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.54%) OLAP
8 5 (2.54%) OLTP
9 2 (1.02%) MySQL
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.51%) Biml
10 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.51%) QlikView
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (9.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (3.05%) MSBuild
4 4 (2.03%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (28.43%) Advertising
2 16 (8.12%) Marketing
3 10 (5.08%) Finance
4 6 (3.05%) Legal
5 4 (2.03%) Law
6 2 (1.02%) Banking
6 2 (1.02%) Publishing
6 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (25.89%) Developer
2 34 (17.26%) .NET Developer
3 31 (15.74%) Analyst
4 23 (11.68%) IT Support
4 23 (11.68%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.64%) Administrator
6 16 (8.12%) Support Analyst
6 16 (8.12%) Systems Support
7 15 (7.61%) Consultant
8 13 (6.60%) 1st Line Support
9 11 (5.58%) 1st Line Engineer
9 11 (5.58%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.08%) CRM Consultant
10 10 (5.08%) IT Administrator
10 10 (5.08%) IT Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.57%) DBA
11 9 (4.57%) Server Support
11 9 (4.57%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (27.92%) .NET
2 39 (19.80%) ASP.NET
3 27 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (11.17%) HTML
6 21 (10.66%) Node.js
7 20 (10.15%) WCF
8 19 (9.64%) CSS
9 17 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (8.63%) RESTful
10 14 (7.11%) jQuery
11 13 (6.60%) HTML5
12 12 (6.09%) Ajax
13 9 (4.57%) CSS3
14 8 (4.06%) WPF
15 7 (3.55%) .NET Framework
15 7 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (1.52%) AngularJS
17 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 2 (1.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.63%) Data Centre
1 17 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.06%) Clustering
3 6 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.54%) iPhone
5 4 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.02%) AS400
6 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.02%) iPad
6 2 (1.02%) iSeries
6 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Fintech
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.98%) Windows
2 36 (18.27%) Windows Server
3 25 (12.69%) Windows 7
3 25 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (11.17%) Windows 10
5 19 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (7.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.52%) Android
7 3 (1.52%) Linux
8 2 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.81%) MVC
2 33 (16.75%) ITIL
3 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.20%) CRM
4 19 (9.64%) Web Application Development
5 18 (9.14%) OO
5 18 (9.14%) TDD
6 17 (8.63%) BDD
6 17 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.61%) Web Development
8 13 (6.60%) ETL
9 12 (6.09%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.57%) Coaching
10 9 (4.57%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.06%) Data Integration
12 7 (3.55%) API Development
12 7 (3.55%) Change Management
12 7 (3.55%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (3.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (27.92%) C#
2 32 (16.24%) SQL
3 22 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.14%) Ruby
5 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 12 (6.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.02%) Perl
8 2 (1.02%) Python
8 2 (1.02%) Tcl
9 1 (0.51%) Java
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.61%) Degree
3 13 (6.60%) MCSE
4 7 (3.55%) MCSA
5 5 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.03%) CCNP
7 3 (1.52%) MCP
8 2 (1.02%) MBA
9 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CCENT
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.51%) MCAD
9 1 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.60%) SLA
2 4 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (24.37%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.68%) Hyper-V
3 12 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (9.14%) SCCM
2 9 (4.57%) SCVMM
3 7 (3.55%) SCOM
4 4 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.02%) SCSM
6 2 (1.02%) Simpana
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 28 (14.21%) VMware
2 27 (13.71%) Cisco
3 11 (5.58%) HP
4 9 (4.57%) Dell
5 8 (4.06%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.55%) EqualLogic
7 5 (2.54%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.03%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.52%) CommVault
10 2 (1.02%) ConnectWise
10 2 (1.02%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (1.02%) IBM
10 2 (1.02%) Ivanti
10 2 (1.02%) Veeam
11 1 (0.51%) Canon
11 1 (0.51%) EMC
11 1 (0.51%) F5
11 1 (0.51%) Google
11 1 (0.51%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.51%) Palo Alto